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La Vista's Salute to Summer Festival set to begin May 23rd  WOWT

La Vista's annual celebration, the Salute to Summer Festival, is scheduled for Memorial Day weekend May 23-26.

Student arrested for bringing gun into Papillion-La Vista High School  Omaha World-Herald

A student was arrested Friday after photographing himself with a gun inside Papillion-La Vista High School, according to district officials.

To make up snow days, Papillion-La Vista students' final day is pushed to May 29  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion-La Vista Community Schools will make up its extra snow days after Memorial Day.

Papillion La Vista High School receives award from Special Olympics  KETV Omaha

Papillion La Vista receives award from the Special Olympics.

Papillion-La Vista High School Homecoming Candidates | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion-La Vista High School homecoming court candidates. Back row: Brad Noble, Creighton Burt-Baughman, Conner Barnett, Robert Pentecost, Aidan ...

5 Papillion-La Vista South students accused of conducting prescription drug deal in cafeteria  Omaha World-Herald

Five Papillion-La Vista South High School students have been disciplined after they were accused of conducting a prescription drug deal in the cafeteria. Two of ...

Ricketts to grads who aced ACT: If you leave state for college, 'Come back to Nebraska'  Omaha World-Herald

The governor, an ACT official and Nebraska Commissioner of Education Matt Blomstedt presented certificates to the graduates, shook their hands and praised ...

Softball pitcher, diver to be inducted into Papillion-La Vista hall of fame  Omaha World-Herald

A dominating softball pitcher and a record-setting diver are among six people and one organization that will be inducted Saturday into the Papillion-La Vista ...

Papillion teens found safe out of state  WOWT

Missing students from the Papillion La Vista Community School district have been located together out of state, and all are safe with law enforcement.

2018 PLCS Board of Education Election | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

A Q and A with Papillion La Vista Community Schools Board of Education candidates.

Monarchs celebrate being a National Banner Unified Champion  Omaha World-Herald

Monarchs and Titans engaged in a back-and-forth battle Friday afternoon in a crosstown rivalry basketball game, but the final score was irrelevant.

Papillion La Vista Schools Foundation 2018 Hall of Fame inductees  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation hosted its annual Gala and Hall of Fame Celebration Saturday at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center, ...

$109.9 million Papillion-La Vista bond issue would expand 2 high schools, buy land for a 3rd  Omaha World-Herald

When it comes to high school size, is bigger better? Officials in Papillion-La Vista Community Schools are saying yes, for the time being, anyway. They hope ...

Prep track results, 4/18 | High School Track & Field |  Lincoln Journal Star

Results from Thursday's prep track and field action.

Threat at Papillion La Vista High School  WOWT

Tuesday afternoon Papillion La Vista High School sent parents a note informing them that a student was arrested for making a threat against the school.

Friedli, Wockenfuss honored with regional principal awards | News  Fremont Tribune

OMAHA – David Friedli and Gary Wockenfuss have dedicated their lives to helping students succeed in academics, activities and vocational endeavors.

Papillion-La Vista | Special Sections  Omaha World-Herald

Schyler Cruse. 20180513_spe_paplv. Key Staffer. Journalistic roles: yearbook co-editor; previously yearbook section editor. College plans: UNL; child, youth ...

Papillion-La Vista High School homecoming royalty | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion-La Vista High School crowned its homecoming royalty during Saturday's dance. From left, Joey Silknitter (prince), Tyler Koory (king), Megan ...

Para for Papillion La Vista High School fired Friday  KETV Omaha

A paraprofessional at Papillion La Vista High School was fired Friday after an incident with a student.

Nurses receive free training at Papillion La Vista High School  WOWT

A high tech training simulation truck stopped at Papillion La Vista High School today to provide nurses in the school district with some unique hands on training.

Papillion-La Vista school board votes to put $109.9 million bond issue on May ballot  Omaha World-Herald

Members of the Papillion-La Vista school board voted 5-0 Monday to put a $109.9 million bond issue on the May 15 ballot. Growth and safety are likely to be the ...

PLCS has three national merit semifinalists | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Three seniors in Papillion La Vista Community Schools were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists for the 2018-19 school year.

Papillion-La Vista Senior Prom Court | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Members of the senior prom court at Papillion-La Vista High School. Front row, from left, are Alyssa Foral, Jordan Dvorak, Rachael Stawniak, Lexi Kajdasz, ...

Papillion-La Vista prom king and queen | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista High School Prom king and queen were Caleb Feekin and Alyssa Foral. Prom was held Saturday at University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Papillion-La Vista district, former assistant wrestling coach reach settlement in discrimination lawsuit  Omaha World-Herald

A settlement has been reached between the Papillion-La Vista Community Schools and a former assistant wrestling coach who sued claiming discrimination.

Retiring teachers honored at PLCS ceremony | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Dee Linse started working for Papillion La Vista Community Schools as a substitute teacher, then filled in long term when another teacher was in an accident ...

Papillion-La Vista school board approves boundary changes for high schools  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion-La Vista school board members voted 4-2 on Monday to approve a change in the high school attendance boundary aimed at keeping enrollment ...

Hizer meant a lot to community | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The overflow crowds at the visitation and funeral services last week were a good indication of what Melissa Hizer meant to the community.

Services for Hizer, 44, set for Tuesday, Wednesday | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Former Papillion La Vista Community Schools teacher Melissa Hizer died Saturday after a three-year battle with colorectal cancer. She was 44.

Artificial intelligence | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

From left, Dylan Booth, Dulce Chavez and Dylan Raney, of Papillion-La Vista High School, compete in a VEX Robotics competition at Gross Catholic High ...

Parents 'up in arms' over Papillion-La Vista district's plan to redraw high school boundaries  Omaha World-Herald

The crowd repeatedly clapped in approval as speakers challenged the plan to remove the North Shore housing area and other land from the Papillion-La Vista ...

30-year-old Papillion man killed in crash was a week away from his wedding  Omaha World-Herald

The crash occurred about 12:50 p.m. Friday on U.S. Highway 275. Williams' vehicle collided with a car hauler headed in the other direction, according to the ...

La Vista Keno grants PLV $4k for microscope purchase  Omaha World-Herald

La Vista Keno recently granted Papillion-La Vista High School with $4000 for the purchase of 10 new microscopes.

Bellevue West defense makes strides against Papio South as Thunderbirds stay unbeaten  Omaha World-Herald

Bellevue West is known for its offensive “Playmakers in Purple,” but itsit was the Thunderbird defense that showed off Friday.

Around and About: Papillion-La Vista Schools gala turns spotlight on music, honorees  Omaha World-Herald

Musical performances by alumni and current students were highlights of the Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation Gala and Hall of Fame Awards.

Neighbors concerned about speeding, police department reacts  WOWT

Some neighbors in the Hickory Hill neighborhood near Papillion La Vista High School say speeding is an issue that needs to be fixed.

Metro students rally for safe schools | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

"The list of individuals that were killed in their schools was too long when the first name was put in there." "It is no longer acceptable to hope for a safer tomorrow ...

Actress Merle Dandridge is the most famous Nebraskan you might not know, and she's coming home  Omaha World-Herald

She's the star of "Greenleaf." She's been in Tony-winning Broadway plays. And her acting career started at an Omaha-area high school.

2017 PLV Schools Foundation Hall of Fame Inductees | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The following will be inducted to the Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation Hall of Fame on Aug. 26.

Papillion-La Vista school board rejects appeal of ex-assistant coach who complained of discrimination  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista school board voted 6-0 to reject the appeal of a former assistant wrestling coach at Papillion-La Vista High School who said he and his ...

NFWCA hosts art show | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Nebraska Federation of Women's Clubs District II Art Show was held at Papillion-La Vista South High School on March 24.

PLCS, SPCS recognize retirees | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion La Vista Community Schools and Springfield Platteview Community Schools retirees.

Papillion-La Vista South team takes Polar Plunge  Omaha World-Herald

Five staff members at Papillion-La Vista High School took the Polar Plunge Saturday, running into freezing lake water to raise money for a good cause.

Area students stage walkouts in reaction to Florida shooting; Papillion principal's approach: 'Let's go together'  Omaha World-Herald

Students in several metro Omaha school districts walked out of school Wednesday to protest gun violence in the wake of the Parkland, Florida, shooting.

Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation induct 8, Cities of La Vista and Papillion as 2016 Hall of Fame inductees  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation held the 2016 Hall of Fame ceremony during its annual gala on Aug. 27.

Special education students at Millard North learn job skills  KMTV - 3 News Now

A group of students at Millard North is learning essential job skills by serving coffee to their teachers every Thursday morning.

PLHS March-A-Thon Saturday | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista High School marching band will perform its March-A-Thon from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday.

PLV Schools Foundation awards grants | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation recently funded nearly $39,000 in grants for Papillion La Vista Community Schools educators to help further ...

Crowded high schools force teachers to get rolling  Omaha World-Herald

It's Valentine's Day, so Amanda Butler, a Spanish teacher at Papillion-La Vista High School, has station work and arts and craft time built into her lesson plans.

Mock crash displays dangers of drunk, distracted driving  Omaha World-Herald

The annual mock crash was held at Papillion-La Vista High School Friday, warning students on the dangers of distracted driving.

PLHS student dies Friday from medical condition  KMTV - 3 News Now

A junior at Papillion-La Vista High School died Friday morning.

La Vista police investigate murder-suicide at Alpine Village apartments  Omaha World-Herald

A man apparently shot and killed his wife Tuesday night at the Alpine Village apartments before fatally wounding himself, La Vista Police Chief Bob Lausten said ...

Student arrested after bringing a knife to school and threatening another student, principal says  Omaha World-Herald

A Millard North High School student was arrested after school officials said he or she brought a knife to school and threatened another student.

Papillion-La Vista High School students to perform 'Treasure Island'  Omaha World-Herald

It's a pirates life for Papillion-La Vista High School theater students this week as they gear up to perform the classic coming-of-age story based on the adventure ...

Fase family recognizes educators for excellence | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Twenty-one PLCS educators, one from each school, were recognized Friday at the very first presentation of the Fase Family Fund for Educator Excellence ...

Priscilla O'Dowd showed consistency, dominance throughout career at Midland  Omaha World-Herald

Priscilla O'Dowd set Midland's single-season school record for hitting percentage as a freshman when she hit .381. As it turns out, O'Dowd was just using that ...

What's in a name? | In The Game  Omaha World-Herald

Ever been to a baseball game and wonder who the field was named after? What did that person do to earn the honor? We went to a few of the top fields in the ...

La Vista's Salute to Summer Festival gets underway  KETV Omaha

La Vista's Salute to Summer Festival gets underway Thursday night. The four-day event starts with the carnival opening at 5 p.m.. Advertisement. The Hometown ...

Top leaders in Papillion-La Vista School District will get pay raises  Omaha World-Herald

Pay raises are on the way for administrators in the Papillion-La Vista School District. Members of the school board approved 3.9 percent raises for ...

PLCS Greatness Awards | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion La Vista Community Schools held its annual end of the year celebration for staff members May 19, recognizing years of *service* honorees as well as ...

Doubling up: For these students, one major isn't enough  Omaha World-Herald

Students enter college with aspirations to work in jobs that will allow them to pursue their passions. To fulfill these dreams, some students find it beneficial to ...

2016 PLV Schools Foundation Hall of Fame Inductees | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The seventh annual Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation Gala and Hall of Fame Awards will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Embassy Suites La Vista.

'To Kill A Mockingbird' to take PLV stage  Omaha World-Herald

Papillon-La Vista High School students will perform “To Kill A Mockingbird" this weekend.

Local schools say goodbye to 34 staff members | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Schools across Papillion and La Vista said goodbye to retiring staff last week as the school year drew to a close. Thirty-two staff members have retired from the ...

Nebraska high school football and volleyball notables | NE Prep Zone  Omaha World-Herald

High school football and volleyball notables as published in The World-Herald on Oct. 25.

Husker Recruit Courtney Wallace Named NE's Gatorade Player of the Year  WOWT

Courtney Wallace Named Gatorade Player of the Year. Pitcher/infielder Courtney Wallace, who will be freshman on the Nebraska softball team in the fall, has ...

Panel will investigate complaints of discrimination from ex-assistant wrestling coach at Papillion-La Vista High School  Omaha World-Herald

Two previous internal district reviews concluded there was no discrimination.

PLV South takes second in state band competition  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista South High School Band could not be more proud of themselves. And they should be. The Titan band placed second at the Annual ...

2018-19 Nebraska high school football district assignments | Football  Omaha World-Herald

A complete class-by-class listing of the 2018-19 Nebraska high school football district assignments.

Schwartz returns to PLSD as assistant superintendent | Papillion Times |  Omaha World-Herald

John Schwartz, who previously spent three years as assistant principal at Papillion-La Vista High School, has returned to the district as assistant superintendent ...

Sautter: Players on the rise at football season's halfway mark  Omaha World-Herald

Friday marked the midway point of the high school football regular season. Here are some players who have raised their recruiting profile.

All-Metro football: After first state title, honors keep rolling in for Omaha Burke  Omaha World-Herald

The accolades don't stop for Omaha Burke. After winning their first Class A state title, the Bulldogs placed a school-record eight players on the 55th annual ...

Pospisil: Millard North rallies to defeat Fremont as schools make right calls on lightning  Omaha World-Herald

For the second time this month on a football night, meteorologists were spot-on with their lightning timing.

Nebraska high school football storylines, top games | Football  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska high school football storylines and games to watch for Friday, Oct. 19, as published in The World-Herald.

Prom royalty | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion-La Vista High School prom court candidates pose for a photo Saturday. Those named king, queen, prince and princess can be found wearing ...

Sarpy County voters vote at new polls  KMTV - 3 News Now

Voters at Wildewood Christian Church say they had been voting at Papillion La Vista High School for years. They say in previous years they waited in long lines ...

Freshman duo of Wallace, Walljasper promises bright future for NU softball  Daily Nebraskan

Courtney Wallace is no stranger to playing championship softball.

Lincoln Pius X says student's posting about bringing a gun to school was a joke  Omaha World-Herald

The student admitted to the posting, the school said.

Papillion teacher recounts 'nerve-racking' preparations, including completing a wall, for visit from President Obama  Omaha World-Herald

Lisa Martin tried to get back to teaching English Thursday at Papillion-La Vista High School, but excited students peppered her with questions about her meeting ...

Sautter: Omaha Metro well represented in 2020 Nebraska high school football rankings  Omaha World-Herald

Player rankings for the 2020 football class expanded from a top 10 to a top 20 on Thursday. The initial top five was released at the end of the 2017.

NU softball newcomers displaying impressive skills as fall season ends  Daily Nebraskan

The Nebraska softball team wrapped up its fall season on Oct. 7, with a 6-1 record and debuted some new faces for the team.

Lions Club provides free vision, hearing screening to students  Omaha World-Herald

Papillion Area Lions Club provides free vision and hearing screenings to thousands of students.

Choral honor | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Longtime Papillion-La Vista educator Dave Cecill was recently presented with the Cornell Runestad Award by the honor's namesake.

Softball Announces Addition of Five For 2020 Season

Lexie Black (Omaha, Neb.), Saren Croker (Cottage Grove, Minn.), Haley Gatica (Ankeny, Iowa), Ryann Glenn (Fort Mohave, Ariz.) and Madeline Vejvoda (La ...

Stu Pospisil's Nebraska prep football picks, radio listings  Omaha World-Herald

Check out the full schedule for week three of Nebraska high school football.

Bellevue West's Jay Ducker has growing list of power-conference schools recruiting him  Omaha World-Herald

Bellevue West running back Jay Ducker's recruitment is picking up pace, just like he does when running for touchdowns.

Four area students named National Merit semifinalists | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Four Papillion-La Vista area high school seniors were recently named National Merit semifinalists. About 94 Nebraskans and 16,000 students nationwide were ...

Four new firefighters at PFD | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

The Papillion Fire Department recently added four new firefighters to its squad.

Memorial Day Events | Papillion Times  Omaha World-Herald

Bellevue. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10785 will host a Memorial Day ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday at Bellevue Cemetery, Franklin Street about one mile ...

Prom 2016: Send us your photos | Good News  Omaha World-Herald

Prom: the annual spring tradition that heralds the ending of the school year. The dresses! The music! The parents who embarrassed their kids by chaperoning at ...

Schwartz embracing new role as PCF executive director  Omaha World-Herald

Laura Schwartz recently took over as the executive director at the Papillion Community Foundation.

Lape settling in at St. Mary's | Bellevue Leader  Omaha World-Herald

The Rev. Del Lape has returned home. Omaha Archbishop George Lucas appointed Lape pastor of St. Mary's Catholic Church and he began his *service* there ...

Jack Dotzler throws seven touchdown passes to lead Omaha Roncalli past Elkhorn Mount Michael  Omaha World-Herald

Jack Dotzler threw seven touchdown passes Friday night to lead Omaha Roncalli to a 55-29 win over host Elkhorn Mount Michael.

Miss Nebraska Sarah Summers crowned Miss USA | Arts & Entertainment  Daily Nebraskan

Miss Nebraska, 23-year-old Sarah Summers, was crowned Miss USA Monday night and will represent the United States in the Miss Universe competition in ...

Some students plan to take part in walkouts Wednesday — even if they are disciplined  Omaha World-Herald

The 10 a.m. #Enough National School Walkout on Wednesday is the first of three nationally organized protests scheduled during the next six weeks calling for ...

Couple takes on new role raising five grandchildren after crash claims parents' lives  KETV Omaha

A head-on crash on Highway 50 near Schramm Road claimed the lives of Adam Penick, 44, and his wife, Jennifer, 38, in June. The couple left behind five ...

From Monarch to Royalty: Aken works to build bond between players, community  Omaha World-Herald

Ben Aken, 1995 Papillion-La Vista High School graduate, is vice president of community relations for the Kansas City Royals.

Class B: Omaha Skutt upends Waverly to earn fifth title berth in six years  Omaha World-Herald

The rest of the Class A and B semifinals might have been wild affairs, but not so much for Omaha Skutt's 34-14 win over Waverly.

With five D-II offers, Creighton Prep's Jack Hasz plays recruitment 'by ear'  Omaha World-Herald

Omaha Creighton Prep offensive lineman Jack Hasz plays for a high school with a deep football tradition. That'll be important to him when he's choosing a ...

Kearney QB Brayden Miller has 'dream' opportunity at Nebraska, but that's not his only option  Omaha World-Herald

Brayden Miller called it his dream to play for Nebraska — he received a Husker walk-on offer late last month — but it's not the only option he's considering.

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