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The Henn Family - photo credit to The Columbus Dispatch, courtesy the Henn Family

Mom raises 4 surgeons in Bexley home after husband’s death

From The Columbus Dispatch by Ken Gordon – After her husband’s sudden death, Molly Henn managed to put her boys through college and medical school. The youngest just accepted a position with Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center. The way Lucas Henn sees it, when his father died unexpectedly in 1993 — leaving behind five Read More

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Students Form Anti-Racism Project

“Young people, when informed and empowered, when they realize that what they do truly makes a difference, can indeed change the world.” – Jane Goodall   With leadership from both current and recent Bexley High School graduates, the Bexley community joined together on Saturday, June 6 to march to the Ohio Statehouse, in a show Read More

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Celebrating the Class of 2020

The Bexley community came together to make sure that the Bexley High School Class of 2020 was honored and celebrated despite the restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Time honored traditions were given a new look, and new recognitions, including congratulatory yard signs and street pole banners, were created for the 177 graduates whose senior Read More

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Bexley Alumnae Achieve Goal of Attending Military Academies

By CHRIS BOURNEA THISWEEKNEWS.COM Members of the Bexley High School class of 2020 will embark on a variety of higher learning and career paths, including classmates and childhood friends Ella Hayden and Rayne Wilson, who are planning to enroll in military academies to prepare them for careers in the armed services. Hayden has been accepted to Read More

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The BHS Class of 2020 Needs You

Bexley High School Alumni across the country and the world are connected by shared experiences, including the Prom, Senior Party, Senior Recognition Assembly, graduation in the high school stadium and yes, even Senior tag. For the Class of 2020, these treasured milestones have been deeply affected by the COVID 19 pandemic, and the near future Read More

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Show Your Pride

This week, Bexley High School Student Council is hosting a virtual Spirit Week. We’re inviting alumni to join in the fun on Friday May 1 which is School Spirit Day by posting photos of themselves in their Bexley spirit wear. Post a photo of yourself on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter and tag us @BexleyAlumni with Read More

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A Researcher at Heart

Ivy Tran has been traveling a research path for eight years. The 2012 BHS graduate has called upon the critical thinking and writing skills she learned in high school over the years, first as an undergraduate studying psychology at Boston University and now as she works toward earning her doctorate in clinical psychology at Long Read More

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Finding Hope Now and in the Future

Taylor Rogers loves to seek solutions through learning and doing. The Ohio State Senior will be graduating with honors from the College of Arts and Sciences with a degree in Biochemistry.  What he and the other members of the BHS Class of 2016 won’t be doing is participating in a traditional graduation event. Ohio State Read More

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Striking a Balance

Bill Kumler, BHS ‘86 and his wife, Ellen, chose to settle down a few years ago in the Cambridge area of Ohio, for the slower pace, the chance to coach their kids and be more involved in their daily lives, and to live closer to Bill’s aging parents.  Bill, an orthopedic surgeon, and Ellen, a Read More

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Love of Classmates: Eileen Zelis Aria, ’02

The BHS Class of 2002 is remembering the shining light that was Eileen Zelis Aria, known as Zelis or “Z” to her classmates. She lost her life traveling back to Columbus from New York City on January 5 the when the bus she was on crashed on the Pennsylvania turnpike. A 2017 graduate of The Read More