Why It’s Better to go to School Dances WITHOUT a Date

by Abbey Raison Planning for a dance can be stressful, especially if you do not know whether or not you will be asked by someone. I’ve been to my fair share of high school dances, and I’ve been placed on both ends of the spectrum, going stag and going with a date. If you’re feeling sad about not having a date to the next dance, … Continue reading Why It’s Better to go to School Dances WITHOUT a Date

Bellbrook Track Finds A Promising Season

By Jade Edwards Only a few weeks into the spring competition season for Bellbrook Track and Field, and the team is looking like a promising competitor for the surrounding opposition.  The captains this year are Cameron Brittain, senior; Kalli Kramer, senior; Clay Cavanaugh, senior; Kayla Paul, Junior; Lance Weston, senior; and Tyler Dreischarf, senior. Nerves were ramped up about the team as a whole because … Continue reading Bellbrook Track Finds A Promising Season

Hey everyone, you don’t want to miss these dates!

By: Sara Wolf High school seniors: I have some either troubling or exciting news for you. Graduation is a month away. Days left in school are down to the teens. If you never thought you’d make it this far, let me be the first to say congratulations! But, before we get there, there’s a ridiculous amount of things going on. Seriously, ridiculous. It’s going to … Continue reading Hey everyone, you don’t want to miss these dates!

BHS Prepares for Beauty and The Beast

by Emily Lewis Before the fateful week in which students attend in-school performances of the Spring 2019 Musical, Beauty and the Beast, preparations take place for months on end. In the afternoon hours following school, a dedicated group of students works to build and paint the set that will offer a home to the musical at the end of April. From a two-story castle to … Continue reading BHS Prepares for Beauty and The Beast

Young Bellbrook Diplomats Compete in Model UN Confrence

By: Morgan Sharbaugh On April 6 and 7, the Bellbrook High School Model United Nations team competed on a two-day conference. Hosted by Miami University, 14 students diplomatically ensured the success of their Nations. On April 6, each student went through three sessions for their committee. In the first session, each committee learned what issue they would be covering for the day, and focused on … Continue reading Young Bellbrook Diplomats Compete in Model UN Confrence

WGI Championships Prove Successful for Winter Guard and IPE

By Abbey Raison April has given the Bellbrook World Winter Guard and Indoor Percussion Ensemble a rigorous practice schedule and a fantastic close to their seasons. The winter guard practiced 5-9 p.m. every day in preparation for WGI World Championships. They were successful in prelims and in semi-finals, allowing them to continue to World Class Finals for the second time in Bellbrook’s history. They ended … Continue reading WGI Championships Prove Successful for Winter Guard and IPE

State Goals Met by Comp Cheer Squad

By: Carter Caldwell On 10 March, at St. John’s Arena, the Bellbrook Comp Cheer Squad attended the State Competition.  We last featured the team on 19 February, before the competition, and we now take a look at the results. After 8 months of practice, the season was destined to come to a satisfactory close.  The team stayed the night in Columbus, and the weight of … Continue reading State Goals Met by Comp Cheer Squad

There Is a Difference Between Yearbook and Newspaper

By: Kayla Stephensen There are many misconceptions about the difference between yearbook and newspaper at Bellbrook High School. Yearbook is a class period. Newspaper is a mentor period. Mrs. Giles teaches yearbook while Ms. Bills-Tenney teaches newspaper. Yearbook counts as one year credit. Newspaper counts as ¼ of a credit for every semester. They are both majority-produced online which is surprising considering how movies often … Continue reading There Is a Difference Between Yearbook and Newspaper

Competition Cheer Head to State

By: Carter Caldwell On February 4, the Bellbrook Varsity Competition Cheer Squad put on a state-qualifying show at the OASSA Southwest Regional competition at Miamisburg High School.  The State competition will be held at The Ohio State University, St. John’s Arena on March 10, where the girls will compete against 19 different DIII teams from Ohio, all of which are non-building, meaning they don’t perform … Continue reading Competition Cheer Head to State