The Bulldog Beat

CAAC White Champions

CAAC White Champions

February 18, 2019

Animal Shelter

January 17, 2019

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The animal shelter is such a great place but it’s very sad. I go there about once a week and I walk the dogs and I go there to play with them.  I love going there and seeing all of the different dogs and all of the cats. Vol...

Senior Year From a Senior Perspective

January 11, 2019

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One day you wake up and all of a sudden you are what you’ve dreamed of; a senior. Ever since you were a young kid you thought what it would be like to be a Senior and what would you like. There are many questions you want to ...

College Visits

January 11, 2019

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I have had the opportunity to visit several different colleges in my first months as a senior. Before visiting I did not know much about college campuses and definitely didn't know that it would be such a tough a big decision deciding where I will be attending next fall. ...


January 11, 2019

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Next week's exam schedule is shown above. Christmas break is now over, it's a new year and Exams are coming up sooner than we think. Exams are a stressful time for many of us. These are the first exams most the Freshman will be taking; and the start of the last for Seniors....

Why you should take Debate.

January 8, 2019

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Debate is a a very useful and fun class to take while in high school. Mr. Tackmann teaches Debate here at Ionia high school and he definitely makes the class interesting. There are many reasons you should take this class. It...


December 18, 2018

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IONIA BLOOD DRIVE: Jan 14th. 1-7pm in room 304 This blood drive is a benefit for Jacob Piros to help him stick it to cancer! If you are a new donor please visit Mr. Tackmann’s room to fill out the new donor sheet and schedule ...

Ionia Boys Basketball

December 7, 2018

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The Ionia Bulldogs varsity men's basketball team travels to Portland High School tonight Friday, December 7 to face off in their first league matchup against the Portland Raiders. The Bulldogs are off to a rough start being 1-2...

Boys Varsity Basketball

Justin Sarka, Writer

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

This past Saturday the Varsity basketball team played in 6 scrimmages. They played Okemos, Lake Shore, Saline, Thurston, Pewamo, and Midland. The Bulldogs were able to defeat 4 of their 6 opponents, but their loss to Okemos was...

Meet Ionia’s New Head Wrestling Coach

Eli Garcia, Student

November 19, 2018

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A new man dawns the crown of Ionia High School head wrestling coach. Luke Smalley has taken over the job at Ionia. Luke wrestled for Ionia all 4 of his high school years(2007-2011), and qualified for States his senior year of 2...

Cafeteria Food

Gwen Wolfgang

November 7, 2018

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Last year, 2017-2018, the students had a survey in May. A vast majority of students chose the category 'food' as in what students would like to see improved. This year the food has become better. The school's cafeteria offers...

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