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Buying and selling Supreme

Gigi Francis, Staff Reporter

June 21, 2019

Streetwear is a casual clothing style found in the the urban youth. Senior Gia Spencer has entered the business of buying and upscaling Supreme. Spencer found this fashion intriguing and jumped into the business and quickly got the hang of it. Supreme hooked her into this business along with boyfriend w...

Prom dress fairytale

Faith Lawrence, In-Depth Editor

June 20, 2019

High school students with jobs usually work in retail or in the restaurant business, but senior Jamie Forst spends her time getting dressed up to be in front of a camera.   On the weekends, Forst works as an ambassador for local dress shop Z Couture. Z Couture has the largest selection of couture d...

China Reflection

Hailey Vogt

June 14, 2019

Interacting with the kids at the schools we visited was possibly the best part of the entire trip. Knowing that I took the opportunity to teach kids about a sport that I love is the best feeling. There was a 14-year-old girl at a school we visited who had been doing color guard for only a few mon...

Kickin’ it with the black belt brothers

Kickin’ it with the black belt brothers

Abbey Repka, Photo Essay Editor

June 11, 2019

Siblings practice martial arts at family-owned academy Tension fills the room while sophomore Sean McCulloch and senior Timmy McCulloch await to see if they pass their fifth-degree black belt tests. Sean and Timmy both currently learn and compete in taekwondo. Sean started taekwondo when he was ab...

Upperclassmen school their students

Upperclassmen school their students

Peter Dang, Editor-In-Chief

June 10, 2019

Twenty kindergarteners, sitting criss-cross apple sauce focusing on their teacher standing at the board, teaching them to write a sentence. This teacher is not the one with their name on the door, this teacher is a high school junior or senior. The students participate actively, each one raising their...

Senior Goodbyes

Senior Goodbyes

Abby Ong, Cianna Chairez, Jocelyn Brooks, and Maddy Rice

May 17, 2019

We started this year with an open letter to our Bowie community: a promise to do our best in proper coverage, correct any mistakes that occurred, and do justice to our role as student journalists. Through maintaining that promise, we learned about the continued importance of factual reporting, the effects...

The Dispatch Podcast – Student Council Elections

Austin Civatte, Dispatch Reporter

May 12, 2019

In episode 12, podcast host Austin Civatte discusses the views of a large majority of students running for 2020 Student Council positions. Each candidate has been asked what they would do to raise awareness for what they believe are the schools most pressing issues, so that students can be...

The Dispatch Podcast – Silver Stars

The Dispatch Podcast – Silver Stars

Austin Civatte, Dispatch Reporter

May 3, 2019

In episode eleven, Silver Star Captain Kristen Hauck, and Junior Lieutenant Jade Fattouh talk the 2019 Silver Star dance Spring Show, and their overall experiences as a Silver Star throughout the years. All music used with permission The Dispatch Podcast is licensed under a Creative Commons Licens...

The Dispatch Podcast – 2019 Literary Magazine

The Dispatch Podcast – 2019 Literary Magazine

Austin Civatte, Dispatch Reporter

April 26, 2019

In episode 10, podcast host sophomore Austin Civatte sits down with some of the students in charge of the publication of the 2019 BHS Literary Magazine, "Odyssey". This yearly magazine is full of poems, short stories, and essays written entirely by students. Recounting the struggles of putting it all...

The Dispatch Podcast – Nerf Battle Royale

The Dispatch Podcast – Nerf Battle Royale

Austin Civatte, Dispatch Reporter

April 19, 2019

In episode nine, podcast host sophomore Austin Civatte sits down with the creators of Bowie's latest viral competition: Nerf Gun Battle Royale. Discussing everything from their social media explosion to avoiding potential quarrels with the TSA, juniors Teagan Lopez and Riley McIntyre recount their experiences...

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