Intercepted Scholarships Uncategorized 

Intercepted Scholarships

Sunday, March 12th at the 20th annual Central Pennsylvania National Football Foundation dinner, 45 high school football players were awarded. One of these players was Northern Bedford’s very own, Jacob Dasher. Dasher is the son of Keith and Trish Dasher, and was awarded for his work in the classroom, in the community, and on the field. Past recipients of this award from Northern Bedford include Willie Sollenberger, Andrew Cronrath, Blake Over, Aaron Batzel, and now Jacob Dasher. He has stated that this organization “is great and has helped student-athletes forward…

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3 Quick Ways To Organize Your Locker Uncategorized 

3 Quick Ways To Organize Your Locker

Kicking a backpack into your locker, trying not to topple over mismatched stacks of books, digging to find that last pencil underneath the pile of coats you keep forgetting to take home- We’ve all been there. But trust me, it doesn’t have to be like this! Here are a few quick and easy tips to free up some room in any storage space.       Funnily enough, the first place you can look to save space isn’t on the hooks or shelves that come standard in every NBC locker-…

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NBC Dance-a-Thon Continues Fundraising Success Special Events 

NBC Dance-a-Thon Continues Fundraising Success

Fundraising for the 2017 Dance-a-Thon continued to be a success this past weekend, March 17-20,  with multiple benefit events taking place in efforts to raise money for cancer awareness and childhood illnesses.   The student dodgeball tournament on March 17 was a success with over 180 students total participating. There were 19 teams consisting of eight students grades 6-12. Participating students spent their afternoon battling for the dodgeball champion title while raising over $750 just by playing.   Students and faculty wishing to come and support the event were encouraged…

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Maddie Cottle: The Beauty Arts Features News Special Events 

Maddie Cottle: The Beauty

Madison “Maddie” Cottle is a sophomore at Northern Bedford County High School. She will be playing the role of Belle in our school’s production of Beauty and The Beast. Maddie says she wanted to try out for the musical because she has a really strong love for music and singing and felt that it would be a lot of fun. The most challenging thing about having to play Belle for Maddie was memorizing all the lines, but she says that after she got them down, it was an easy ride!…

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Dancing Off Cancer Uncategorized 

Dancing Off Cancer

On Friday, February 17th Penn State started their annual dance-a-thon at the Bryce Jordan Center. They danced to raise money for kids diagnosed with cancer. After 46 hours, many dancers finally sat down from being on their feet. Over 10 million dollars were raised for this event. Some of the dancers say that at the end, revealing the amount raised is great, but the hours before really count. Rebecca Febbo, a dancer, explained, “Kids are really important to me, and seeing them run around, having fun, and be carefree in…

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An Arrogant Presidency Uncategorized 

An Arrogant Presidency

It’s been roughly 40 days into President Trumps presidency, and many things have started to revolt at the White House. So far at the White House, what Trump has done is the Regulatory Form, Steam Protection, the Anti-Corruption Appeal, Police Protection, Border Security, and many others. Just the other day, President Donald Trump thinks that former President Obama is behind all the leaks in his administration. He believes that these leaks have disrupted his few days in White House. After being asked numerous questions by Fox News, he kept going…

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Adele Sends Her Love Uncategorized 

Adele Sends Her Love

Last night, Adele swept others off their feet at the 59th Grammy Awards along with Beyonce. Adele also went home with 5 total awards including one for album of the year. Beyonce, who has recently announced that she is having twins, told everyone why she is nicknamed “Queen Bey” with a strong medley of “Love Drought” and “Sandcastles.” This was a nine minute set that celebrated women and motherhood. Adele has opened up the show with her hit “hello,” and had then later performed an arrangement of George Michael’s “Fastlove”…

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Money Wasting Food 

Money Wasting

Over the past 5 years, more than 100,000 students have been rejecting school meals. Some districts in Pennsylvania were looked into about why there was so much rejection. In 2010, the Healthy and Hunger Free Kids Act changed what can be served in the nation’s lunchroom. The School Nutrition Association has stated that in Pennsylvania, the involvement of lunch has dropped by 119,000 people over the last 5 years. Also, during 2016, the National School Lunch Program fulfilled 30.3 million people which from 2010, it’s drop of 1.5 million. The…

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Calisthenics V. Weight Training Focus News 

Calisthenics V. Weight Training

By: Gavin Gilbert What is the one burning question that plagues the mind of all muscle-desiring ‘bros’ around the world?   “Should I lift weights, or do bodyweight exercises?”   And the answer to that question lies within another question: what are you trying to do?   If you really just wanna throw on muscle and serious mass, and aren’t particularly worried about strength, hit the weights. If you’re looking to not be quite so big, but have a lot of functional strength, use your own weight (calisthenics).   Lifting…

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Dead Malls: What Are They? Places 

Dead Malls: What Are They?

The official wikipedia definition of a dead mall is “a shopping mall with a high vacancy rate or low consumer traffic level, or that is dated or deteriorating in manor”. But what really is a dead mall, and what is causing them to spring up all across the United States? Many shopping malls have started to be considered ‘dead’ once the larger department stores like Sears and Macy’s start to leave the establishments due to lack of business but there’s much more to the ‘death’ of a shopping center than…

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