Benson High News

Don’t forget to say goodbye

Gizela Kwihangana

September 17, 2019

     As of May 22, of 2019, Benson says farewell to Ray Dewaele, Ken Rieschl, Bobbi Everts, and Edward Pamford, four valuable team members as they retire from the years of dedication to Benson.        Ray Dewaele h...

Touchy Subjects in Society

Touchy Subjects in Society

February 14, 2019

Girls Wrestling Still Fighting for Recognition

Gizela Kwihangana, Reporter

February 14, 2019

The fight to make girls wrestling a sanctioned sport is not being postponed this year. In January, the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) districts came together and had meeting regarding whether if they should make...

Building a Musical Platform

Gizela Kwihangana, Reporter

February 14, 2019

For the past fourteen years, senior Steven Pruss has been creating music with his violin and his hard work is paying off. “I am the winner of the Omaha Area Youth Orchestras Concerto Competition and the Cherokee Symphony’s...

Avoiding debt in College

Gizela Kwihangana, Reporter

December 12, 2018

College is not cheap nor is it going to pay itself, but before stressing and panicking, remember that there are scholarships. Scholarships are defined as a sum of money or other aid granted to a student, because of merit, need,...

Benson High School's south entrance seeing the sun after a school year spent hidden by the portables and construction equipment. The south parking lot is once again fully accessible to all staff due to the lack of equipment.

New school, new school year

December 12, 2018

Wrestling with a Decision

Gizela Kwihangana, Reporter

November 19, 2018

The proposal has been made, the conversation on a sanctioned girls wrestling team has started.  Beginning the 2019-2020 school year, parents will no longer need to be concerned about their daughters wrestling boys.  At least...

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