Senior George Brode was selected as the January Student of the Month for Newcomerstown High School.

He is active as a three-sport athlete at NHS where he is a member of the football, basketball and baseball teams.

He is also a member of the Student Leadership Council and a member of the multimedia class that broadcasts on WNHS.

George was selected as a Times Reporter Teen Prep Award Winner, and he also represented Newcomerstown High School as the Rotary Youth Leadership Award recipient.

Outside of school, he stays active as a member of the Blue Wave travel baseball team. He is the son of Steven and Amanda Brode, and his future plan is to attend either the University of Mount Union or Ohio Northern University to major in civil engineering.

After graduating from college, George would like to return to his family's business.