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Braves acquire Gold Glove Infielder from Reds in 3-player trade

Braves acquire Gold Glove Infielder from Reds in 3-player trade

Written by Bailey Etheridge
February 16, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Beta Club, Showcase, Sports Showcase

After rumors around the league that he would be traded, the Atlanta Braves finally acquired 4-time gold glover Brandon Phillips as part of a 3-player trade with the Cincinnati Reds. In exchange, the Reds receive left-handed reliever Andrew McKirahan and right-hander Carlos Portuondo. McKiraha...

United States Army brings STEM truck to Overton to demonstrate wide range of Army offerings

United States Army brings STEM truck to Overton to demonstrate wide range of Army offerings

Written by Marissa Carlos and Stephanie Barrios
January 29, 2017
Filed under Academy News, CTE Career and College Ready, Engineering Academy, IT Academy, Showcase, TSA

U.S Army came to John Overton High on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 and hundreds of O'Town students had the opportunity to engage in science, technology engineering and mathematics activities the armed forces has to offer in a post secondary world. The Army STEM Truck is " (Science Technology Engine...

HOSA, the academic, competitive club of the Health Sciences Academy, advance 14 of 17 groups

HOSA, the academic, competitive club of the Health Sciences Academy, advance 14 of 17 groups

Written by BOBCAT BEAT STAFF REPORTS
January 25, 2017
Filed under CTE Career and College Ready, Health Science Academy, HOSA, School News & Events, Showcase

  This past weekend, the Overton chapter of HOSA competed at the Tennessee Regional HOSA competition and again was high successful. Overton advanced 14 of the 17 groups that competed. Ms. Yashica Preston, the sponsor of Overton's HOSA chapter described how hard the students worked to att...

Nintendo reveals the Switch’s price and release date.

Nintendo reveals the Switch’s price and release date.

Written by Lukas Garrett, Tech Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under IT Academy, Showcase, Technology Review, VIDEO & ANIME

The Switch's information has finally been revealed. A Nintendo Presentation happened in Tokyo revealing a load of information regarding the Switch’s price, release date, and some new games.  The Switch will come out March 3rd of this year, and will cost $299. There will be a modest selection of l...

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