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

Super Bowl LIII Takeaways: Experience Wins The Game

by Garrison Williams Week two of the 2018-2019 NFL regular season played out very differently for our two Super Bowl bound teams. Jacksonville, Florida, September 16, 2018 The New England Patriots fall to the Jacksonville Jaguars. A team that would finish the season with only five wins total, and they have every right to be proud of that one. If you would’ve told anyone that … Continue reading Super Bowl LIII Takeaways: Experience Wins The Game

Top Four NFL Draft Picks: What Will Happen vs What Should Happen

by Garrison Williams The NFL draft seems to go the same way every year. Everyone has their predictions about which college stars are going to be drafted first. However, most don’t even consider how these players will actually benefit the lineup. Sure, Baker Mayfield seemed to work out perfectly for Cleveland. However, this year’s draft prospect rankings don’t fall nicely with what would be best … Continue reading Top Four NFL Draft Picks: What Will Happen vs What Should Happen

NFL 2019 Season Divisional Predictions: Surprises In Store

by Garrison Williams AFC North – Cleveland Browns This is by far the biggest surprise. We all remember the famous 2017 0-16 season for the Browns. However, at the same time, is it a surprise? For the first time since 2002 (their last playoff appearance), it feels like the Browns are doing the right things. They drafted their franchise quarterback in Baker Mayfield and fired … Continue reading NFL 2019 Season Divisional Predictions: Surprises In Store

Opinion: Creative NFL Overtime Rule Change Proposal

by Garrison Williams The NFL decided to throw all logic and reason out the window with its overtime rules. This problem most recently came into greater light in the American Football Conference championship game of the 2018-2019 season. The Kansas City Chiefs had bested Tom Brady and the New England Patriots all game. However, as regular time expired, New England was able to tie the … Continue reading Opinion: Creative NFL Overtime Rule Change Proposal

Avengers: Endgame trailer dropped and fans are suspicious

By Mackenzie Pittman *MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR* Sadly, the last Avenger movie, Avengers: Endgame, is scheduled to release on April 26. The trailer for the film was published on March 14, and Marvel stated the film will focus on how the Avenger plan to take “one final stand” against Thanos. The previous movie, Avengers: Infinity War, ended with … Continue reading Avengers: Endgame trailer dropped and fans are suspicious

Movie Featuring Cystic Fibrosis Patients, “Five Feet Apart,” Hits Theaters

By Mackenzie Pittman The movie “Five Feet Apart,” starring Haley Lu Richardson and Coles Sprouse, follows the life of Stella Grant (Richardson), a perfectly normal 17-year-old teenager besides the fact she has Cystic Fibrosis, a life-alternating condition. Her condition forces her to spend the majority of her time in a hospital following routines, setting boundaries, and practicing self-control. Her typical routine changes, however, when she … Continue reading Movie Featuring Cystic Fibrosis Patients, “Five Feet Apart,” Hits Theaters

Captain Marvel Opens as Massive Success

By: Carter Caldwell On 8 March, Marvel Studios released the 21st entry of their ever-growing Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain Marvel.  The film, which is set in 1995, covers the course of 22 hours, and almost entirely before the more heavy hitter plots of Avengers and Iron Man.  In order to preserve the illusion that the film actually took place in the 90s, actors such as … Continue reading Captain Marvel Opens as Massive Success

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