Dallas Cowboy Starting Running Back Finally Signs

by Cambree Bernkopf The moment we’ve all been waiting for: Ezekiel Elliott ends the long-lasting drama and finally signs to the Dallas Cowboys. The 24-year-old wanted to be the highest-paid NFL player as a running back and has met his financial goal after agreeing to terms with the team. By signing to a six year contract, he made a $90 million extension with $50 million … Continue reading Dallas Cowboy Starting Running Back Finally Signs

BHS Sees Changes at Lunch

by Sarah Bevelhymer As the Bellbrook-Sugarcreek school district shifted principals from Mr. Chris Baker to Mr. Dave Hann, several changes were made to the high school including additions to students lunch periods. New tables provide students with the opportunity to eat their lunch outside. Many students have taken advantage of this opportunity, eating lunch in the courtyard each day.  A cornhole game has also been … Continue reading BHS Sees Changes at Lunch

Wait… Who’s My President?

By: Abby Clack This year and every year, the student body of each grade votes for their president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer. Those positions make up the student government. They help plan Homecoming, Prom, and give the overall vote for things for your grade. Most people don’t know who their class presidents are. But if you go to Homecoming, Prom, or pep rallies then … Continue reading Wait… Who’s My President?

Struggling To Study?

by Megan Hyer Studying can be a struggle, especially when you participate in extracurriculars and other activities. Everyone has a different way they like to study. Sometimes trying something new can help improve your study habits.  One habit that could benefit you is setting a specific time to study, whether it is in the morning, afternoon, or even in the evening. At certain times you … Continue reading Struggling To Study?

Competitive Cornhole Brings Big Prize Money

By: Morgan Sharbaugh August 6-11, the American Cornhole League held a championship competition at Valley Forge Casino in Pennsylvania. Several international teams competed, with the winner taking home $4,000 in prize money. The top 8 teams won a divided $10,000.  The competition started in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, back in January 2019 to finally finish in August. Teams were weeded out until finally the Hissner Henderson, … Continue reading Competitive Cornhole Brings Big Prize Money

NFL 2019-2020 Season Predictions: Are Upsets In Store?

by Morgan Sharbaugh The 2019-2020 National Football League season kicked off on September 5, 2019. Here are the predictions for the season: AFC North: Cleveland Browns Pittsburgh Steelers Baltimore Ravens Cincinnati Bengals The Browns have been improving their records with the help of Baker Mayfield and due to the new changes for the Steelers, it will be a fighting season. AFC South: Indianapolis Colts Houston … Continue reading NFL 2019-2020 Season Predictions: Are Upsets In Store?

New Year, New Budget Cuts

By: Abby Clack On May 7, 2019, the vote to raise property taxes failed, meaning the school system would have to make cuts to stay in budget since school districts are not allowed to go into debt. Here are four of the cuts that were made: “Transportation Ineligibility Zone”This is why we have a new bell schedule and less bussing, making the intermediate school and … Continue reading New Year, New Budget Cuts

Mr. Castle Builds a Castle

By: Kayla Stephensen Mr. Kyle Castle is one of the co-directors for the theater program at Bellbrook High School who splits responsibilities with the other director, Madame Jergens. He designs the set and is the Stage Crew Manager. He’s a Bellbrook grad who also did theatre in high school. What’s the best part of stage crew? With many professions or hobbies in life, the results … Continue reading Mr. Castle Builds a Castle

How to Do Your Summer Homework in a Timely Manner

By: Kayla Stephensen Summer homework timing is one of the most challenging concepts to keep up with. Definitely more confusing with every class on a classroom. Be sure to start out the summer by printing out what is needed and getting the necessary textbooks and books to read. Summer assignments can be found here. You will need to get the Google Classroom code and join … Continue reading How to Do Your Summer Homework in a Timely Manner