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Outstanding student performances recognized




Shown above, from left, are Daniel Boy, Dylan Myers, and Ryan Dunn.


Outstanding performances on advanced placement exams have been achieved by a number of Bellefontaine City Schools students and graduates.


Senior Ryan Dunn has been recognized as an AP Scholar with Distinction for scoring an average of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and scoring a 3.0 or higher on five or more AP exams.


Senior Daniel Boy has been recognized as an AP Scholar with Honor for scoring an average of at least 3.25 on all exams taken and scoring at least 3.0 on four or more exams.


Dylan Myers, a senior, was recognized as an AP Scholar for receiving at least 3.0 on at least three AP exams, as were 2014 BHS graduates Jordan Fox, Nicholas Heydinger, William Houser, Cody Sheeley and Brooke Turner.


Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 September 2014

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BHS Class of 1964


During their 50-year reunion weekend, members of the Bellefontaine High School Class of 1964 toured the Logan County History Center, had lunch on Goslee’s Turtle Shell Island at Indian Lake and enjoyed a dinner gathering at the Huntsville Event Center. Among the attendees were, from left, front row: Mike Emery, David Huber, Warren Campbell, John McGarry, Jean Gillespie Elick, Jeanette Goslee MacConnell, Marilyn Tanger Case, Susan Kennon Jackson, Susan Earick Tinsley, Bo Gillespie, Colleen Lahey Culp and Paul McMullen; row two: Leroy Sine, Karen Welsh Diehl, Nance Evilsizor Bradds, Joyce Bowdle Dyer, Kathy Peck Comer, Lynn Potter Knippen, Sheri Braden Reynolds, Dee Dee Vance Kormanik, Juanita Benschoff Dunaway, Phyllis Baughman King, Linda Duff Davisson, Beverly Weller Lofty, Barb Caswell Mitchell, Betsy Shellhaas Fallin, Sharon Linson Burton and Marjorie Plant Martin; row three: Patty Haynes Fenelon, Karen Ralston Smith, Mary Ann Settlemire, Kaye Van Ness Couchman, Vera Proctor Sickles, Suellen Moots Reuber, Janet Schrader Yoder, Sharon Miller Engle, Carolyn Graves Stewart, Bonnie Munz Vermillion, Tamara Clagg Degolyer, Donna Woodruff Brewer, Sheryl Purdin Godwin, Nancy Day Weiss, Tina Durnell, Peggy Welch Snead, Denean Arnold Caifa and Larry McConnell; and row four: Mike Smith, Margaret Ann Hackett Becker, Jim Burton, Gary Fergus, Ralph Sickles, David Angle, Dave Casey, Albert Dovel, Mick Reed, Don Detrick, Jim Hollis, Rick Elliott, Roger Luring, Dick Arnett, Don Robinson, Fred Reynolds, John Detrick, Dick Short, Bill Deffenbaugh, Pam Taylor Weiss and John Wyant.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Friday night lights


Bellefontaine High School’s new AcuSport Stadium glows under the Friday night lights in the home opener Friday against Wapakoneta. This photo, provided by Bellefontaine resident Mac McGinnis, is shot from a remote control Quadcopter equipped with a GoPro camera facing north. The Chieftains are on the road this week at Sidney, but return to action on the new field in their Week 3 game against the Urbana Hillclimbers on Friday, Sept. 12. (PHOTO | MAC McGINNIS)

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 September 2014

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Thousands of flares lined the shores of Indian Lake Sunday evening during the Indian Lake Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Ring of Fire, as seen in this view from Moundwood State Park. Indian Lake High School Key Club members assisted in placing hundreds of flares along open areas which otherwise would be dark. (EXAMINER PHOTO | RICK PITTS)

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Indian Lake administrators take ice bucket challenge


Indian Lake School District administrators accepted an ALS ice bucket challenge from the mayors of Russells Point and Lakeview, and Friday afternoon were subjected to the chill.

Those participating included Kyle Wagner, curriculum director; Dave Coburn, assistant high school principal; Ron Borgerding, technology director; Rob Underwood, high school principal; Gene Gooding, middle school principal; Molly Hall and Jeff Reprogle, elementary school co-principals; Jeff Courter, athletic director; and Pat O’Donnell, superintendent.

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 August 2014

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Daniel Whetsel of the Greater Christ Temple Church, 616 W. Chillicothe, mans the grills as other church members relax outside the Bellefontaine church during a Family Fun Night on Friday evening. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 August 2014

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Lewistown Class of 1954


Those members of the Lewistown High School Class of 1954 who recently gathered for their 60-year reunion at the home of Barbara Knief Allison, seated left, included, from the left, seated: Nancy Sturgeon Wren, Pat Howard McLaughlin, Shirley Fox Monteith and Sandy Reams Miller; and standing: Jim Shepard, Jack Brandt and Byron Fullerton. In attendance, but absent from the photo was Jerry Staton.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Keeping score


A scoreboard donated by Bellefontaine City Schools from the former middle school field, was installed recently behind the Union Station community center, 613 Hamilton St., the site of the former Southeastern Elementary School, for use in the Upward Sports flag football program. Logan County Cooperative Electric, Heater Excavating, Fred Thomas and Barry Voss also donated resources, time and expertise in installing the scoreboard. Union Station is a not-for-profit Christ-centered community center focusing on recreation, education and outreach. For more information call 595-0043 or go to (PHOTO | UNION STATION)

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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