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FFA Week

The tractors brought on tractor day.

Allie Burgess, Reporter

February 25, 2020

The week of February 17-21 was FFA week at Belmont. Students enjoyed various activities.  From milk chugging to Bring Your Tractor To School Day, it was a success. Along with the various activities, students also partook in dress-up days.  These included the following the themes; America, dressing...

How To Stop Forest Fires

How To Stop Forest Fires

Emery Runde, Reporter

February 5, 2020

Because of the many forest fires in California and Australia, this question has been brought up. How do we stop forest fires? While it is hard to stop them once they have already started there are ways to stop them before they start. A big way to prevent forest fires is burning techniques. Now, here a...

Puppies

Puppies

Hailey Jentz, Reporter

February 4, 2020

Most people wonder why people get animals that are so much work. The thing is that most animals are a lot of work, but not all dogs and puppies are. It all depends on who your are and what you would do with your dog. Why should anyone get a puppy? Well, there are many reasons. Puppies make you...

Essential Oils and How They Work

Essential Oils and How They Work

Hailey Jentz, Reporter

January 15, 2020

There are more than 90 types of essential oils, each with its own unique smell and potential health benefits. Essential Oils are used in Aromatherapy, a form of alternative medicine that engage plant extracts to support health and well-being. What are essential oils? Essential oils are compoun...

Nicole´s Time Out

Nicole´s Time Out

Jordan Bates, Reporter

January 14, 2020

Recent Belmont High School Graduate, Nicole Knebel, allowed me to interview her about life post high school and obstacles that have come upon her during her time in college. I also asked her what she misses about Belmont and what she learned here that helped her prepare for the real life.  Nicole lov...

Senior Trend Setters

Senior Trend Setters

Zachary Mester, Editor

January 10, 2020

A new trend is setting in here at Belmont, and it's starting in the Senior Class.  Two seniors, Taylar Simmons and Kolton Westemeier, both have large collections of socks.  You may have seen these two walking around school showing off their socks in style, but if you haven’t, you should know- they...

Day Of The Dead

Day Of The Dead

Jarron Vinger and Zak Bockhop

November 1, 2019

Our Spanish classes have created various skulls for Day of the Dead. We sat down with Mrs. Kuehn to get the details. The skulls represent a departed soul. Why do people celebrate the Day of the Dead? "It’s an ancient ritual that dates back to the Aztec and the Mayans. People celebrate it to ...

New Teacher!

New Teacher!

Hailey Jentz, Reporter

October 31, 2019

There are many new teachers this school year. Mr. Abernathy has the privilege to be one! I interviewed him on some key features on why he came to Belmont, how he likes Belmont, and what he likes to do outside of school. Mr. Abernathy went to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville where he studied Socia...

Brilliant New Brave

Brilliant New Brave

Allie Burgess, Reporter

October 18, 2019

Over the course of this first month, we have seen many new students. One that amazes me is Phoebe Huang. Although Phoebe is only eleven, and a Freshman, she is in many upper-level classes. What most people don’t know about her is that she used to live in Long Island, New York. She lived there for 2 ...

This Is Her Hometown

Photo Credits: Zachary Mester

Zachary Mester, Editor

October 8, 2019

Belmont native, Ashley Knebel, has lived in Belmont her whole life.  She has attended Belmont ever since she was in pre-k. She has many reasons to love her hometown and school.  Of the many, she loves coming to school and seeing all of the smiling faces. With Belmont being such a small town, she l...

Changes to Our School

Changes to Our School

Hailey Jentz

October 8, 2019

There have been many changes to the school this year. From our school being renovated, the use of electronics, and being more committed to extracurriculars! One teacher specifically, Mr.Lehnherr, has seen many changes throughout the year. The new renovations in the school make our school more attractiv...

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

October 8, 2019

We all have dreams, and we all have goals but what we do to achieve them is different. The future waits for us as we become closer to graduating and have to start deciding on a career. The life we have after high school will be scary, but the path you choose will be the path to legacy. Your dream is...

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