Bellbrook’s Winter Guard launches their 2021-2022 season

By Leanne Beane Bellbrook’s Winter Guard began their season during Thanksgiving break and have been working diligently on their 2021-2022 performance. They cannot reveal the show’s title and theme until their premier on February 5, 2022, but it is described as being well-designed, cute, and loved by the staff and guard alike. The guard is optimistic about their season and believes they will do very … Continue reading Bellbrook’s Winter Guard launches their 2021-2022 season

Biden Visits Kentucky after several severe tornados.

by Kolton Schwartz The most recent flurry of Kentucky tornadoes has been devastating state-wide. Governor Andy Beshear announced 64 confirmed deaths, although there are still plenty of people who are unaccounted for. Beshear also said that unfortunately, the number is liable to increase as they search for all those missing. The worst part about a tornado event is that there is no way to actively … Continue reading Biden Visits Kentucky after several severe tornados.

The Greene County Career Center provides opportunities

By Rachel Holbrook The Greene County Career Center is designed for students to have the opportunity to take different job shadowing classes, looking into internships, and starting a path for their future occupation. The Career Center provides many programs including Biotechnology, Family and Consumer Science, Engineering, Marketing, Veterinary Science, Equine Studies, Career-Based Intervention and Agricultural Science and Business. Bellbrook students have the opportunity to transition … Continue reading The Greene County Career Center provides opportunities

Virgil Abloh, artistic director for Louis Vuitton and Off-White founder, dies of cancer at 41

by Rayne McKinney Virgil Abloh, the menswear designer for Louis Vuitton and founder and CEO of Off-White, died Sunday of cancer, confirmed in a post from his verified Instagram account. He was 41. “We are devastated to announce the passing of our beloved Virgil Abloh, a fiercely devoted father, husband, son, brother, and friend. He is survived by his loving wife Shannon Abloh, his children … Continue reading Virgil Abloh, artistic director for Louis Vuitton and Off-White founder, dies of cancer at 41

Unknowns surround the Omicron variant

Omicron is a new variant of SARS-CoV-2 which was first reported on November 24, 2021 by the World Health Organization in South Africa. About the variant The new variant is a mysterious one. Scientists and doctors all over the world are seeing how dangerous it is and considering if this could change the course of the pandemic. According to WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, “The … Continue reading Unknowns surround the Omicron variant

The Air Jordan 1 XQ is dropping for a third time

by Rayne McKinney One of the rarest releases of Air Jordans in history was dropped exclusively in China in 2007. The Air Jordan 1 XQ, also known as Xing Qi, was first created to celebrate the opening of several Nike retail stores in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shenyang. The first original pair dropped in 2007 and then just six years later the next drop came … Continue reading The Air Jordan 1 XQ is dropping for a third time

Seasonal Affective Disorder sufferers might find relief in Light Therapy

By Savannah Higley Many people experience what some may call “the winter blues.” But few know that there’s a form of these blues that’s much more severe, enough to receive a formal diagnosis. That diagnosis is Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), more commonly known as Seasonal Depression.  Seasonal depression is triggered by the changing seasons, most commonly spanning the length of winter. Though there is an … Continue reading Seasonal Affective Disorder sufferers might find relief in Light Therapy

Michigan student details effects of the Oxford High School shooting

By: Reagan Morrow On Tuesday, November 30, a 15 year old student opened fire in Oxford High School in Oakland County, Michigan. Four students were killed and many others are injured including a teacher. With the Oxford shooting, more threats have been issued by people about shooting up schools. Many schools have closed in result of the threats and the shooting. Madison Robinson, a 17 … Continue reading Michigan student details effects of the Oxford High School shooting

Five great gifts to give to your friends and family this holiday season

by Kasie Fisher Have you ever struggled with getting your friends and family Christmas gifts on a budget? I know I have and if you are experiencing the same issue for this holiday season, you are in luck! Here are some pocket friendly gifts for you to get your loved ones of all ages.  1. A Fuzzy Blanket – During the winter months in Ohio, … Continue reading Five great gifts to give to your friends and family this holiday season