Joel Beebe, a junior at North Buncombe High School, is this week’s scholar/athlete of the week. Beebe is a nose guard on the football team. He is also a member of the wrestling team. At this time he is undecided about which college to attend or a major. As for winning the award, Beebe said, “Thanks. I enjoy being recognized for my work in school and on the field.” Joel is the son of Monica Beebe. The award was presented by Bill Boughton of Edward Jones who sponsors the award.