Panther Tales

FBLA 2019 State Competition

FBLA 2019 State Competition

Sayler Peplinski, Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life

Last week the GBHS Future Business Leaders of America members went to Topeka for three days to compete in State Competition. This three day trip consisted of not only testing, speaking, and presentation events, but also traveling around Topeka and having fun. One thing that the FBLA members got to do...

The 2018 FBLA Craft Festival

The 2018 FBLA Craft Festival

Sayler Peplinski, Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life

Last Saturday the Future Business Leaders of America held their 14th annual craft festival. Along with the craft festival the FBLA members also had a Bake Sale selling baked goods that the members made themselves. From cookies to cakes members brought in what they spent their hard earned time on to sell...

Another Year at State for GBHS FBLA

Another Year at State for GBHS FBLA

Sayler Peplinski, Editor

April 6, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life

Last week the GBHS FBLA sent 17 students to Topeka KS, to compete in competition to see who would be advancing to Nationals. From Business Communications to Personal Finance FBLA members had the chance to do so well that they could move on to state. Jalyn Lear, a first year FBLA participant for GBHS,...

Soda you want to be my Valentine

Soda you want to be my Valentine

Sayler Peplinski, Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life

Soda you want to be my Valentine is something that is becoming a tradition at GBHS. Student shave the opportunity to buy a one dollar soda to send to themselves or to one of their friends. Then on Valentines Day or on this case the 13th of February the sodas are delivered. This year the distribution...

I know what we’re going to do this summer

I know what we’re going to do this summer

Rossiel Reyes, Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

This past summer I have had one of the best summers of my life (to put it lightly). My summer consisted of leadership activities, amusement parks, college visits, and new friends! So, if you want to have a great summer keep reading to find out how. JOIN FBLA (for nationals) This first suggestion is ...

FBLA dominate at state!

FBLA dominate at state!

Caitlin Schmitt, Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

April 29th through April 31st, twenty members of the GBHS “Future Business Leaders of America” team drove to Topeka, Kansas to compete at state. Of the twenty that attended and competed, seven members qualified in the top three placements of their competition, which means they have to choice to mo...

FBLA…State Bound!

FBLA…State Bound!

Brittani Weers, Editor/Writer

March 1, 2016


Filed under Panther Success, Spotlight

At the District FBLA Competition, fourteen of twenty-four students of Great Bend High School qualified to compete at the State Leadership Conference. Of the fourteen, eight are first time qualifiers, two went to Nationals last year, and one qualified to compete in each event she participated in at Di...

Tenth Annual Panther Paw Craft Festival is a Success!!

Tenth Annual Panther Paw Craft Festival is a Success!!

Caitlin Schmitt, Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under Clubs & Activities

This is the 10th year FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) has organized the Panther Paw Craft Festival, and the outcome was a success. The craft festival was open from 9:30-2:30 to the public. There were 54 vendors this year, disregarding the FBLA’s bake sale booth. With 52 members in FBLA, yo...

FBLA Members Out to a Movie

FBLA Members Out to a Movie

Andy Negaard

October 7, 2015


Filed under Clubs & Activities

On Tuesday, September 29, 25 members of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) organization gathered together at the Golden Belt Cinema 6 to view the movie The Intern. Thanks to Erin Riordan and the theater staff for helping to make this a great social event.

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