BHS welcomes new teachers and staff

By: Reagan Morrow New people joined the staff this school year at the high school (or returned after years away). Here are their answers to some getting-to-know-you questions: Mr. Charlesworth Question 1: What are your hobbies?  I spend most of my free time currently training my new puppy Dexter. However, if I actually get some free time I enjoy playing online chess. Question 2: Do … Continue reading BHS welcomes new teachers and staff

Freshman Jude Omiatek talks varsity football

by Rachel Holbrook 1: How long have you played football for Bellbrook? Who or what got you first interested in playing the sport? Answer: I have played tackle football for Bellbrook since I was in 3rd grade, so this is my 7th year. What got me interested in playing football was my dad, who likes football a lot. Question 2: Why did you decide to … Continue reading Freshman Jude Omiatek talks varsity football

Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Community Support Center helps those in need

By: Reagan Morrow Located in the old Sugarcreek Elementary School in downtown Bellbrook on the second floor is the BSCSC. Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Community Support Center, formerly the Bellbrook Sugarcreek Family Resource Center, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The Center gives food, school supplies, holiday and birthday gifts, emergency clothing, resource referrals, and assurance with social service to community members who could use assistance.  “I enjoy working … Continue reading Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Community Support Center helps those in need

Bellbrook High bathrooms get a complete makeover

by Kolton Schwartz As of Tuesday, October 12, we are finally able to experience the new design of the public bathrooms here at Bellbrook High. The restrooms near the music department of the school have not only been reopened, but also refurbished. These restrooms are open to the public during sporting events in the gym or arts events in the auditorium. The new design of … Continue reading Bellbrook High bathrooms get a complete makeover

Bellbrook inducts seven members into Hall of Fame

by Madi Brown On the morning of Friday, October 8, seven Bellbrook graduates were inducted into the Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Education Foundation’s Hall of Fame. BHS seniors attended the ceremony in the auditorium, taking time to support the alumni. Four members from the Hall of Fame Class of 2020 joined the three members from the Class of 2021 in the Friday ceremony as the 2020 ceremony had … Continue reading Bellbrook inducts seven members into Hall of Fame

Band set to perform piece to memorialize Oregon District shooting victims

by Kolton Schwartz The band and choir classes are preparing themselves for the first concert of the year on October 21 at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. They have prepared a handful of pieces of music that they have been working hard on all quarter long. One piece being performed this year, however, is not like the other. The heartfelt and sentimental piece was commissioned by … Continue reading Band set to perform piece to memorialize Oregon District shooting victims

What you need to know about Hometown Homecoming 2021

by: Bradley Jager With Homecoming just a few days away many students still have questions about the dance. Here are some answers. When and where is it?This year’s homecoming is Saturday, October 9 from 7-10 pm at the Bellbrook Miami Valley South stadium. Will there be a cow?Despite attempts by many students, we will not have a cow at this year’s Homecoming. What food will … Continue reading What you need to know about Hometown Homecoming 2021

Art classes enjoy Funky Figures

By Abbie Stokes Bellbrook’s Art 3 and 4 classes are working though a current project of Funky Figures, an exercise in figure drawing and creative expression. Here are a few statements from the Art 3 and 4 students: Staci Z, Senior, Art 4: “It’s very cool and being able to work with Art 3 students is great because it generates more ideas; partnership is also important … Continue reading Art classes enjoy Funky Figures

Books to fall in love with this autumn

by Paige Bourquin Picture this. The air has just turned cold and the leaves are falling. You are curled up in a warm blanket with the fire roaring. There’s light piano music playing in the background as you hum along to the tune. You take a sip of either your hot pumpkin spice coffee, your rich hot chocolate, or your crisp apple cider as you … Continue reading Books to fall in love with this autumn

Get ready for Songs in Blue with the Bellbrook Marching Eagles

By Leanne Beane If you enjoy any of these musical selections, consider looking into the Bellbrook Marching Eagles 2021 show “Out of the Blue” which contains all four of these pieces, including a few of the famed solos. Rhapsody In Blue by George Gershwin “Rhapsody In Blue” by George Gershwin is an orchestral piece written in 1924 for Paul Whiteman’s “An Experiment in Modern Music” … Continue reading Get ready for Songs in Blue with the Bellbrook Marching Eagles