McDonald’s introduces new quarter pounder and McFlurry

by Brock Fortman McDonald’s plans on debuting two new additions to their menu on November 21 at participating restaurants for a limited time. One of these additions is The Smokey BLT Quarter Pounder with Cheese which features a 100% beef quarter-pound patty topped with two slices of melted American cheese. It features roma tomatoes and applewood smoked bacon layered in their special smoky sauce with … Continue reading McDonald’s introduces new quarter pounder and McFlurry

Students face restrictions on school internet

by Tommy Dickman and Brock Fortman Students and teachers alike have been affected by restrictions within the school networks whether it be websites, images, or even advertisements. This is because of the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA), legislation from the Federal Communications Commission implemented to try and create a safer internet in schools and libraries. Access to media for reports or presentations is highly restricted. … Continue reading Students face restrictions on school internet

Marching Eagles revamp their competition show 

by Brock Fortman The Marching Eagles underwent several changes to their competition show, titled The Architect. Former Bellbrook bands director and now program coordinator Mr. Carbone traveled from South Carolina to work with the group on a better-shaped show in preparation for their upcoming competition at Mason. Carbone implemented many changes including a complete revamp of half a movement and the inclusion of a sledgehammer … Continue reading Marching Eagles revamp their competition show 

School lunches see changes

by Brock Fortman In June of this year, President Biden signed “The Keep Kids Fed Act” which has affected the cost of school lunches within schools throughout the country. Previously the cost of school lunches was waived for all students during the pandemic. When school lunch became universally free for all students across the country, the average amount of school lunches served in the district … Continue reading School lunches see changes