Fall 2019

Fall 2019

November 8, 2019

Teens Head to the Polls for the First Time

Faith Schaefer, Managing Editor

November 1, 2019

     Several teens are getting ready to participate in their first election.      On Nov. 5, voters will head to the polls to cast their ballot for State Senate, House of Delegates, Sheriff, Commonwealth’s Attorn...

Surrounding School Systems Adopt Random Drug Testing Policies for Student Athletes

Faith Schaefer, Managing Editor

November 1, 2019

    Culpeper, Page, and Orange Counties drug test student athletes. Now, one parent is hoping Fauquier County Public Schools will consider doing the same.     “Fauquier County is the epicenter of the opioid epidem...

Ruining the Summer Body in One Week

Declan Boyle, Head Features Editor

May 8, 2019

Cheeseburgers, pizza, fries, the ideal bulking diet, right? Unfortunately for me, not exactly. Lifestyle Editor Faith Schaefer and I took on two drastically different diets for the first school week in April. Faith went vegan...

Becoming Vegan is Harder Than it Sounds

Faith Schaefer, Head Lifestyle Editor

May 8, 2019

For a week straight, I rivaled Declan Boyle’s 4,000 calorie diet with a Vegan Diet challenge, and it was anything but normal. While he was eating more food a day to get those calories, I was eating less because of my limited...

Cutting Pounds With the Famous Keto Diet

Noah Feno, Assistant Features Editor

May 8, 2019

With summertime just around the corner, students will do anything to get their “summer bod.” Diets are a way that some students are beginning to get in shape. While a lot of diets can be just fads that don’t quite work,...