2018-2019 Staff

Emma Farrell

Student Journalist

Hi, My name is Emma Farrell and I am a junior at BHS. This is my first year at the school, and on the Newspaper staff! I'm excited to write for The Beacon and get to know this school a little better. I love participating in extracurriculars...

James Gearhart

student journalist

Gavin Akehurst

News Editor

My name is Gavin Akehurst, and I am a senior at BHS. Science Fiction books take up a lot of my free time, if I have any free time at all. I am a returning member of the 2017-18 Newspaper staff, and I'm very excited about becoming...

Nicholas Brenner

Inside BHS Editor

Hey, my name is Nick, and I am excited to be this year's Inside BHS Editor.

Mark Boyd

Photo Editor

I’m a junior this year at BHS. This is my second year on the Beacon as a part of the staff. I enjoy writing about sports, and opinion pieces. I have been on the cross country and track teams’ since freshman year. I also enjoy...

Kaci Watts

Student Journalist

Hi, I'm Kaci Watts and I'm a junior. I love to write and am very exciting to be a part of the newspaper. I am a member of the Beavercreek Marching Band, Color Guard, and Beavercreek Winter Guard. Along with writing, I love to...

Collin Farrell

Student Journalist

My name is Collin Farrell, I’m a junior here at Beavercreek High School, and this is my second year on the newspaper. I most enjoy writing articles about sports, and I’m looking forward to meeting new people this school year. Af...

Christian Mackay

Student Journalist

Thanks for visiting the Beacon! My name is Christian Mackay and I am a writer for the Beavercreek Beacon. I am currently a junior at BHS and have been with the Beacon since my sophomore year. I am on the Beavercreek cross country...

Jake Silvey

Editor for Opinion Articles

My name is Jake, and I will be the Editor for the Opinion section this year for the Beavercreek Beacon as this will be my junior year. I participate in cross country in the fall and track in the winter/spring. I enjoy writing...

Jennifer Meek


My name is Jennifer Meek and I am a senior at BHS. I have been on the varsity golf team since I was a freshman. I am the National Honor Society Historian and am part of the Leaders in the Kitchen this year. This will be my thi...