Learning to be Law Enforcement

Nathan Pullen, News Editor

May 23, 2018

A co-ed branch of Boy Scouts of America, Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office Explorer Post 1077 provides teenagers age 14 and older with an authentic law enforcement experience. Senior Hannah Cordova has been involved with the...

Who Are The Mysterious Douglas Brothers?

Erin Hogge, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2018

Chances are, if you’ve ever walked down the halls while the bell was ringing, you’ve witnessed someone sprint past you in a race to his next class. That was most likely senior Chinazam (China) Douglas. Or maybe you attended...

Giving Back to Her Community Ten Fold

Gwyn Newcomb and Katie O'Connor, Contributing Writers

May 23, 2018

The National Honor Society requires a minimum of 20 service hours over the course of the school year, but senior Danielle Cleveland went above and beyond 20 hours. This school year alone, Cleveland logged 113 hours of service;...

New Club Promotes Student Activism

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

May 23, 2018

Ever wanted a chance to get into intellectual debates about pressing political topics? You’re in luck! The Politically Active Citizens, PAC, is a new club that is “dedicated to promoting political activity in the youth.”...

Making Their Way to the Military

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

May 23, 2018

May is National Military Appreciation Month, and we appreciate the military in many ways. One way to appreciate the men and women who serve our nation is to follow their example, and that is what several graduates are going to...

Between a Rook and a Hard Place

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

April 24, 2018

Checkmate! Proclamations of victory can be heard from room 408 after school on Thursday afternoons. But putting your opponent’s king in checkmate, while simultaneously protecting your own royalty, is just the basic objective...

Scrambling to Get Summer Jobs

Isaiah Metzdorf

April 24, 2018

As summer draws near, high school students rush to find summer jobs before college students get home and occupy all the jobs. Senior Alexa Jade is one student who plans to work over the summer. “I work at Great Harvest...

NEHS Writing Center Now Open!

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

April 24, 2018

If you want to be a better writer, then National English Honor Society (NEHS) has a new program for you. To sweeten the deal, students don’t have to stay after school to get the help because NEHS is now open during Cougar...

Ten Thousand Sit-ups in Only Ten Hours

Hannah Pelletier, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018

How many sit-ups can you do in one sitting? 50? 100? How about 10,000? Although 10,000 sit-ups seems impossible, junior Dean Yunghans has proved that he can do that with ease. On Saturday, Jan. 13, Yunghans performed 10,000...

New Dungeons and Dragons Club

Rutger Scott, Entertainment Editor

February 28, 2018

Have you ever wanted to participate in an adventure of magic, mystery and warfare? Then Dungeons and Dragons Club may be the club for you. Dungeons and Dragons was a popular game in the ‘80s that made a comeback through hit...

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