COVID-19 Changes Eating Habits

AJ Houseknecht, Staff Writer

September 18, 2020

Ever since coronavirus shut down most of America, many food habits had to change with the fluctuating closure of restaurants. In the beginning, few restaurants were open, but as quarantine stretched on, carry-out became a common o...

Unearthing Zoom

Sarah Khobaib, Student Journalist

May 7, 2020

With millions of people being forced to stay at home to help stop the spread of COVID-19, the Zoom platform of video conferencing has all of a sudden become very popular amongst people of all ages. Schools have taken the initiati...

How Kroger Has Protected Me From the Virus

Mark Rick, Opinion Section Editor

May 1, 2020

Working in grocery stores, hospitals, or working anywhere is dangerous with the COVID-19 outbreak. Luckily, managers have been taking action to keep their employees as well as their customers safe. At Kroger, we have taken a lot ...

Spring Break

Sarah Khobaib, Student Journalist

April 12, 2020

The past two weeks of nationally-mandated spring break have been stressful as well as relaxing. I was happy to have time to sleep in and relax from the pressures of high school, but I also exhausted every endeavor inside and aroun...

Activities of the Beacon Staff- Preston

Preston Hancock, Student Life Section Editor

April 5, 2020

One month ago I would have never thought in a million years that I would be doing online school from home for the next month.  I also never expected to have an extra week of spring break. The first week of the two-week break was gre...

Top 5 Movies Coming out Soon

Preston Hancock, Student Life Section Editor

February 28, 2020

There are a lot of amazing movies scheduled to come out this spring!  Here are some of the top movies coming out and a brief summary of each:   “Onward”-  Coming out on March 6, Disney’s newest movie, “Onward,” ...

How to Prepare For the Blood Drive

Mark Rick, Opinion Section Editor

February 27, 2020

Many BHS students signed up for the blood drive held at BHS on March 5. Donating blood will save many lives and will help us keep enough blood in our community for blood transfusions. A junior at BHS who is participating in the...

How to Study for the ACT

How to Study for the ACT

February 21, 2020

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