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Belcourt Event Center named in honor of longtime teacher, coach

The Belcourt Event Center Wrestling facility will be named after Derrick Dixon.
The Belcourt Event Center Wrestling facility will be named after Derrick Dixon.(KFYR)
Published: Mar. 10, 2021 at 5:40 PM CST
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BELCOURT, N.D. – An award-winning coach and band director in Belcourt is receiving a town honor.

The Belcourt Event Center Wrestling facility will be named after Derrick Dixon.

The school board approved the name change Tuesday.

Dixon has worked at the school for more than 40 years and is a father figure for many of his students.

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