The Voice of the Bellwood-Antis Student Body

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The Voice of the Bellwood-Antis Student Body

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The Voice of the Bellwood-Antis Student Body

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NHS secretary Carson Gilbert anbd president Hannah McClellan were two students present at the NHS induction ceremony in November.
National Honors Society hosts induction
Colin McClellan, Staff Writer • December 5, 2023

The National Honors Society Induction for 2023-2024 was held on November 7 at the high school auditorium. The induction introduced 28 new students to the National Honors Society. New inductees included: Rylie Andrews, Jacob Baker,...

High school vape use has declined over the years
High School vape use declined in 2023
Jackson Dorminy, Staff Writer • December 5, 2023

In 2023 the high school vaping percentage dropped significantly. The use of e-cigs among high school students declined from 14.1% in 2022 to 10% this year while the use of any tobacco product in high school has declined, from 2.51...

Bellwood-Antis musicians will have their Christmas concert next week.
A Christmas Around The World!
Abigail Eckenrod, Staff Writer • December 1, 2023

Come and join the BA Band on Wednesday, December 6th at 7:00pm for the Middle School and High School Winter Band Concert! The high school band will be playing Christmas pieces from around the world such as Brazilian Bell Carol,...

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Leigha Clapper was BAs leading scorer in a loss to Hollidaysburg on Wednesday.
Lady Blue Devils fall to Hollidaysburg
Anthony Caracciolo December 7, 2023

Wednesday night, the Lady Devils basketball team lost to Hollidaysburg 62-40 on the road in their season opener. After trailing 29-19 at halftime, the girls were able to come out in the second half and keep it close. With about three minutes left in...

2023-2024 Girls Basketball team photo
Season Preview: Girl's Basketball
Anthony Caracciolo, Staff Writer • December 6, 2023

On Wednesday, the Bellwood-Antis girl's basketball team will travel to Hollidaysburg to kick off their season. They will look to continue their success from the ICC as they move into the tougher Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference. Last year, the...

Elias Alley getting ready to wrestle
Bellwood wrestlers drops first match
Ethan Johnston, Staff Writer • December 6, 2023

Tuesday night the Bellwood wrestling team had their first match at home against Tussey Mountain. Bellwood picked up the loss, losing 54-12. Bellwood had two wins on the night coming from Christian Jennings and Elias Alley. Jennings picked up a win...

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Renaissance Club members listened to motivational speaker Gian Paul Gonzalez in State College in November.
Renaissance Club hears motivational speaker
Peyton McCahan, Staff Writer • December 7, 2023

On November 16, Bellwood Antis' Renaissance Club went on a field trip to Gian Paul Gonzalez's "ALL IN" speech. The event was hosted at State College Area High School. Different groups of student leaders in grades 9-12...

Abi Eckenrod, Anthony Berardi, and Emily Zacker each qualified for District band.
3 B-A musicians headed to District band
Chloe Brown, Staff Writer • December 1, 2023

Three students at Bellwood-Antis high school have made it into the Pennsylvania Music Educator's (PMEA) District 6 band festival.  These three students are senior Abi Eckenrod, junior Emily Zacker, and sophomore Anthony...

(Back Left to Right) Nathan Hatch, Drew Lang, Kate Wallace, Cody Langfurn, Abbygail Laird, Morgan Kienzle  

(Front Left to Right) Jocelyn Diehl, Valarie Harris
Home Economics Club is baking away for the holidays
Kate Wallace, Staff Writer • November 30, 2023

Bellwood’s Home Economics Club has been preparing for this years Elementary Christmas Craft show by baking cookies to sell. Over the past two months, the club has been meeting up weekly to bake different types of cookies...

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Meet the Heart Team: Dr. Wagner
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Abigail Eckenrod, Staff Writer • December 6, 2023

This week's Artist of the Week is Gianna Juart! As a junior, she's participating in Chorus, Renaissance club, Spanish club, National Honors Society, FCA, track and field,...

Senior Chris Walls
Super Senior: Chris Walls
Brady McConnell, Staff Writer • December 5, 2023

Senior Chris Walls enjoys the more physical and sociable aspects of High School. I'm going to miss hanging out with friends, and playing baseball when I graduate," Chris...

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Photo of the Week
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College Corner: Kevin Liang
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Spotlight On Staff: Morgan Kienzle
Spotlight On Staff: Morgan Kienzle
Morgan Kienzle, Photo Editor • November 8, 2023

Name: Morgan Kienzle Class: Junior Age: 16 Years in BluePrint: 1 What I Do in BluePrint: I take photos of different events and sports. Favorite Thing About...

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BA Blue Angels- Spreading Christmas Cheer
BA Blue Angels- Spreading Christmas Cheer
December 1, 2023

BAMS students have kicked off the 2023 season by giving to others! BA blue angels have been collecting gifts for people in need for over 20 years. The middle school has done...

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Twenty-seven participants gathered for the murder mystery.
TOO COOL FOR SCHOOL: Vincent Cacciotti
Olivia Hess, Editor in Chief • November 20, 2023

With the time he has in between sports and school work, senior Vincent Cacciotti planned and executed a complete murder mystery that took place on November 4, 2023. The title...

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Pearl Harbor National Memorial in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Holiday-ish: National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Colin McClellan, Staff Writer • December 7, 2023

The bombing of Pearl Harbor was on December 7th, 1941, at our U.S Naval Base in Honolulu, Hawaii. The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise...

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Alayna Roberts, B-A Class of 2015, recently began practicing law after graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Featured Alumni: Alayna Roberts
Jayden Bartlebaugh, A&E Editor • October 23, 2023

Becoming a lawyer is one of the most difficult careers to pursue, but for Alayna Roberts, this was exactly what she wanted to do.  Alayna graduated from Bellwood in 2015...

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Chloe never goes anywhere without her belt bag.
Lululemon everywhere belt bag
Chloe Brown , Staff Writer • November 29, 2023

Do you want to carry all of your necessities with you, but don’t want to carry a purse? Well I’ve got the best bag for you.  The Lululemon...

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Bellwood Athletes
High school athletics are important for bigger reasons
Connor Cobaugh, Staff Writer • December 5, 2023

Most high school athletes don't care about if they can play at a higher level or not, they just want to enjoy the time they have playing it now and make the best of it. A...

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Sun set sitting over the horizon
Power of Three: Best Seasons of the Year
Brady McConnell, Staff Writer • November 13, 2023

Every single year we live through four seasons, we experience change in temperature, change in scenery, and we change what we wear. In the Winter were all bundled up in nice...

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