Music and art make positive impacts on mental health

by Paige Bourquin Mental health is something the world is taking seriously right now. With the rise in mental health cases all around, approximately 280 million people in the world have depression, with an estimated 3.8% affected by general depression, including 5.0% among adults and 5.7% among adults older than 60 years (WHO.Int). Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental illnesses in the US, … Continue reading Music and art make positive impacts on mental health

Junya Watanabe Fall 2022 features surprisingly wearable silhouettes

By Abbie Stokes Junya Watanabe’s fall 2022 collection is a most memorable one. Being a mostly black colored theme with pops of earth tones throughout, there are clear inspirations that Watanabe has taken from “generic army surplus and American motorcycle leathers—and with the finesse and drama of golden-age French haute couture.” Watanabe named the collection “the spiraling of winter ghosts,” after a subtitle of a … Continue reading Junya Watanabe Fall 2022 features surprisingly wearable silhouettes

Batman 2022 is a change of pace

By Abbie Stokes Batman 2022 is a renewal of character depth in superhero movies that audiences haven’t seen in a while, with amazing visuals, lighting, and perhaps the most unintentionally funny moments sprinkled throughout the movie. Robert Pattinson’s emotional and intelligent portrayal of the Batman is not something that audiences have seen often on screen. If anything, this newest iteration of the Batman character is … Continue reading Batman 2022 is a change of pace

Ghost takes #1 for top current album sales

By Savannah Higley It’s not often that a metal band charts high. Swedish Rock/Metal band Ghost has risen from obscurity and ranked as Billboard’s #1 bestselling current album as of March 23 with their new album IMPERA. Ghost is a Swedish rock band originally formed in 2010. The band is easily recognized by their somewhat peculiar stage presence. The instrumentalists all wear identical costumes, featuring … Continue reading Ghost takes #1 for top current album sales

SAG Awards recognize hit actors and shows

By Reagan Morrow SAG stands for Screen Actor Guild. On Sunday February 27, 2022, actors took the stage to celebrate their achievements. SAG has 3 large categories: Film, Stunts, and Television. Film In the Film Category 4 actors and 1 film received a reward for their performance. Jessica Chastain Jessica Chastain played Tammy Faye in The Eyes of Tammy Faye. The Eyes of Tammy Faye … Continue reading SAG Awards recognize hit actors and shows

OPINION: Are we overusing the term GOAT?

What really makes a legend a legend? by Kolton Schwartz We are living in a world where we glorify celebrities more than ever, and with the glorification comes certain phrases being thrown around a lot in conversation. The term GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) is a term used to describe an artist or athlete who is considered to have such a legendary status that they … Continue reading OPINION: Are we overusing the term GOAT?

EagleView journalists battle over music taste

By Casey Cross With a $10 gift card of choice on the line, six seniors in the Bellbrook High School journalism class have put their music tastes up to the scrutiny of their peers. Sixteen songs have been put head to head in a bracket that will be voted on by the participants throughout the week of March 7, 2022. The tournament involves six seniors … Continue reading EagleView journalists battle over music taste

BHS musicals return after two years

By: Reagan Morrow After two years, Bellbrook High School finally will be performing a musical! Due to the pandemic, the last musical planned for 2020, Peter Pan, was cancelled and there hasn’t been a musical since. The musical for 2022 is The Addams Family after changing from the originally the planned musical for 2022, Shrek. Shrek was announced that it would be the spring musical … Continue reading BHS musicals return after two years

Beloved TikTok cat, Pot Roast, passes away

By Savannah Higley Pot Roast, a beloved cat on TikTok, passed away on February 16 of FIV (Feline Immunodeficiency Virus). Pot Roast was a TikTok star and gained popularity from her owner publishing funny yet offputting videos, many of these videos playing off of the comments noting the cat looking particularly rough.  Pot Roast was adopted by her owner in 2014 on a college campus … Continue reading Beloved TikTok cat, Pot Roast, passes away

Broadway Shows coming to The Schuster Center

By: Reagan Morrow New year, new shows! The Schuster Center, located in Dayton, Ohio, has six Broadway shows this year, but they have more than Broadway shows. The Center hosts other shows, activities for kids, and even more. The Schuster Center opened in 2003. January 26- February 6: Hamilton  This show is 2 hours and 50 minutes long with a 20 minutes intermission.  Hamilton is … Continue reading Broadway Shows coming to The Schuster Center