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Monthly Contests

September Design of the Month winners announced

Yearbook design: 1st: Laura Parker, Blue Valley North Newsmagazine design: 1st: Linley Sanders, Blue Valley Northwest 2nd: Ashley Golden, Maize 3rd: Jessica Green, Maize Newspublication design: 1st: Toni Aguiar, Shawnee Mission East 2nd: Jack Howland, Shawnee Mission East 3rd: Jordan McEntee, Blue Valley  ...

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September Photo of the Month winners announced

Student Life 1st: Lauren Duerksen, Newton High School 2nd: Dakota Behrman, Blue Valley High School 3rd: Brandon Smith, Pittsburg 3rd: Brittany Collins, Maize Sports 1st: Courtney Gage, Blue Valley Northwest 2nd: Kamen Kossow, Salina Central 2nd: Alex Scimecca, Blue Valley North 4th: Danielle Norton, Shawnee Mission East 4th: DeAnna Opland,…...

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September Story of the Month winners announced

Feature: 1st: Jack Howland, Shawnee Mission East. “Bending the Odds” 2nd: Meredith Johnson, Blue Valley Northwest. “Big Dreams in the Big Apple.” 3rd: Delaney La Fon, Blue Valley Northwest. “Road to Recovery.” Opinion 1st: Annie Matheis, Blue Valley High School. “Flaws should be embraced as beauty.” 2nd: Greta Nepstad, Shawnee…...

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April Story of the Month winners announced

The April story of the month contest winners are: Feature 1st – Rachel Ferenz, SMNW 2nd (Tie) – Bethanne Elliot, Pittsburg 2nd (Tie) – O. Baalman, A. Vo, and L. Graber, Maize News 1st –┬áLogan Coffman, Evan Shinn, SMNW 2nd – Brianna Leyden, SMNW 3rd – Katie Phalen, Pittsburg Opinion…...

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Winning April design entries chosen

Winners of the April Design of the Month contest are: 1st – Stephanie Spicer, Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, 6A 2nd – Bailey Kopp, Shawnee Mission North High School, 6A 3rd – Olivia Baalman, Maize High School, 5A...

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Student winners in April photo contest

Winners of the April Photo of the Month contest are: Student Life 1st – Ana Ribeiro, Maize High School, 5A 2nd – Natalie Pasley, Shawnee Mission North High School, 6A 3rd – Amanda Mitchell-Carrier, Pittsburg High School, 5A Sports Photo 1st – Valerie Kutchko, Shawnee Mission North, 6A 2nd –…...

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March design of month winners announced

Several entries were received for the March design of the month contest, but Jordan McEntee of Blue Valley HS and Kristin Enyart of Shawnee Mission North won the newspage and yearbook design contests, respectively. News Page Design 1st- Jordan McEntee of Blue Valley HS, 6A 2nd- Emma Pennington of Shawnee…...

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March photo of the month contest winners announced

Michelle Stuessi of Shawnee Mission NW won the Student Life photo contest for the March photo of the month contest. Andrea Zecy from Shawnee Mission East won the sports contest, and Jessie Vollick, also from Shawnee Mission East wont the academic photo contest. Grant Heinlein, also from Shawnee Mission East…...

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March story of month winners announced

The March story of the month contest includes winners from a variety of categories. Ryan Taylor of Pittsburg High School won the March story of the month contest for the sports writing category. Derek Scholes, also from Pittsburg, won the news writing contest. Morgan Jones from Shawnee Mission Northwest won…...

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