Lone Senior Leads Girls Basketball Team

Aidan Brindley, News Editor

February 7, 2020

     The Kettle Run Girls basketball team hopes to find success with a team that consists of only one senior. The coaching staff felt as if the team would have its best chance to succeed with the roster that they have chose...

Torpy and Schaner Vault to New Heights

Aidan Brindley, News Editor

February 7, 2020

Senior Evan Torpy and Sophomore Colleen Schaner recently have reached great success in pole vaulting. Torpy cleared a 12-6, which is a new school record for indoor pole vaulting. Colleen Schaner consistently places very high i...

New Musical Opportunities for Everyone

Alex Park

February 7, 2020

This year, the Kettle Run Band Department started up indoor percussion, a new band club focusing on percussion instruments. The club meets every other Saturday at Kettle Run from 2 to 9 p.m., but no prior band experience is req...

On a Dying Planet and Complacency

Jackson Rogers, Managing Viewpoint Editor

February 7, 2020

     $690,000. That’s the dollar amount Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos pledged to donate to the Australian Bushfires. He is the richest man on the face of this Earth with a personal net worth of 116.7 billion dollars, 20 percent ric...

Horror Classic Gets a New Spin

Emma Gray, Editor-In-Chief

February 7, 2020

The newest addition to the Japanese-American horror classic series, The Grudge (2020), has finally been released after nearly nine years.      Director Nicolas Pesce took on the project back in 2017 after the project had ...

Federal Age Raise Affects Tobacco Users

Emma Gray, Editor-In-Chief

February 7, 2020

 On Dec. 20, 2019, President Donald Trump changed history for all of those who use tobacco and/or nicotine products.      President Trump signed the bill that officially raised the age to purchase tobacco products from ...

KR Theater Releases Two Showstoppers

Alex Park

February 7, 2020

This January, Kettle Run Theater performed The Giver, based on the famous novel, and in addition announced the spring musical, Singin' in the Rain. The Giver premiered on Thursday the 16th, and was also shown on the Thursday and ...

With a New Year Comes New Goals

Aidan Brindley, News Editor

February 7, 2020

     Whether the goal is to lose weight or simply to study more, countless resolutions are set every year. Although setting goals for yourself should not be limited to a specific time of year, the start of a new year can hel...

Human Trafficking Has Made its Way to Warrenton

Faith Schaefer, Managing Editor

February 7, 2020

As a young individual, I am not unaware of the dangers the world holds, but to have to constantly be on edge regardless of where I am, repeatedly looking over my shoulder at grocery stores, gas stations and food chains, it’...

Hockey Strides for First Playoff Visit

Charlie Niber, Head Sports Editor

February 7, 2020

For some it was tears, but others were rightful cheers after the Cougars defeated the Fauquier/Highland hockey team on December 20th by the score of 5-4. The co-ed hockey team is currently in their second season after combing wit...