Ohio’s Original Interscholastic Creative Writing Program for Middle Schools
Including Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, and Preble Counties
Registration is open to the first 20 schools that register. Register for one District event only.
Western District 1
Western District 2
200 W Ward St, Springfield, OH 45504
On Saturday, March 9, 2019
Coordinator: Mollie Wagenknecht
Debby Brugger retired in 2013 from Rockway School where she taught, language arts, science and technology. Coaching the seventh grade Power of the Pen team from Rockway School for 23 years, she joyfully guided her team through numerous district and regional championships, 22 trips to State and a few top 25 awards. To date, she has hosted her local District Tournament, served on the Power of the Pen State Committee, and assisted with the operations of the State Tournament for 27 years.
Since retirement, Debby has been running Tab Rooms, and reading number 1 papers, post-tournament, from the Western half of Ohio. She has also assisted with the implementation of the Power of the Pencil program, running workshops and teacher trainings.
Debby and her husband of 35 years, Dave, live in Springfield and have two sons, Justin (Renee) and Sean (Jessica), and two adorable grandsons, Beckett and Calvin.