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Bee Population on the Decline

Harper Crater, Lifestyle Editor

May 2, 2017

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The bees are dying, there’s no denying it. Around the United States the bee population has begun a rapid spiral downward, and the population decrease has begun to worry not only beekeepers, but the public. According to CNN, between April 2014 ...

Working to Meet ADA Guidelines

Alexis Eck, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2017

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You may have noticed some changes on Kettle Run’s website. Fauquier County has been updating school websites for the past three months, in effort to make them ADA (Americans Disability Act) friendly. According to schoolwebmaters.com,...

Look Closely Before Taking the Big Leap

Sarina Harlow, Sports Editor

April 26, 2017

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Finding the perfect college can be a tough. In order to help rising college freshmen make the decision, the counseling department offers juniors and seniors excused absences to visit colleges. “Seniors are allowed three visits...

What Are Your A’s Really Worth?

Carly Herbert, News Editor

March 27, 2017

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The phrase “work smarter, not harder” might be taken too seriously by the generation of students today. When teachers grade tests with a curve, they aren’t just raising your grade, they might also be influencing all the...

Warrenton Middle Schools to Become One

Sarina Harlow, Sports Editor

March 3, 2017

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There may be some big changes coming to Warrenton and Taylor Middle Schools. Within the next few years, Warrenton could be merging with Taylor Middle School in a new, 1,000-student building. This new building would be constructed...

iSTEM’s Success Increases Programs

Ian Fraser, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2017

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iSTEM has become a popular class among students. Students who have an interest in robotic engineering take the class to gain the necessary skills to advance in the engineering field. The success of the class speaks for itself: re...

March for Life Draws Students In

Harper Crater, Lifestyle Editor

February 24, 2017

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           On January 27th the annual March for Life event took place to protest abortions and show support for Trump’s executive order to stop funding for Planned Parenthood. The March for Life is a protest that occurs e...

Where Do Your Rights End? Cussing in Public

Gavin Zeamer, Feature Editor

February 24, 2017

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In the digital age, the ability to respond instantly to anything makes it hard to keep your temper in check, often leading to vulgarities. To a certain extent, you’re protected by the first amendment, which keeps Congress from...

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