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Birthplace of grunge mourns ‘Seattle’s son’ Chris Cornell

Birthplace of grunge mourns ‘Seattle’s son’ Chris Cornell

Written by CHRIS GRYGIEL, Associated Press
May 19, 2017
Filed under Associated Press, News, Showcase, Student Life, Video

SEATTLE (AP) — Grief-stricken Chris Cornell fans left flowers at memorials across Seattle for the musician whose forceful, somber songs helped cement the city's place in rock history. One of the locations where people gathered was the Sound Garden art sculpture at a Seattle park, for which Corn...

Ongoing talks in Mosul center on land, American troops and safety readiness

Ongoing talks in Mosul center on land, American troops and safety readiness

Written by Lena Tayip, International Reporter
May 18, 2017
Filed under Associated Press, Bobcat Beat International, News, Showcase

MOSUL - Ongoing talks and discussions between US troops and the Iraqi government have been center recently on the issue of Americans taking ownership of Iraqi land. The actual soil, after the defeat of Isis is a prime topic of negotiations President Trump and  Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. These conversations...

John Overton Class of 2017 Graduation Video

John Overton Class of 2017 Graduation Video

Written by Shekinah Gordon, Editor, 2018
May 16, 2017
Filed under Media, Senior Moments, Showcase, Student Life, Video

Each year, the Bobcat Beat attempts to capture the emotion of accomplishment of our most recent class of graduates. Please enjoy and share the link.

Overton’s future class of 2028 received former students soon to graduate as the class of 2017

Overton’s future class of 2028 received former students soon to graduate as the class of 2017

Written by Flopatier Askander, writer
May 16, 2017
Filed under School News & Events, Senior Moments, Showcase, Student Perspectives

By May 12, 2017, the eve of graduation, Thursday, the 2017 class seniors had completed their requirements and eagerly waiting for Saturday to mark off the accomplishment thirteen years in the making. Almost all seniors eagerly await the break before graduation as much as they anticipate the actual w...

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