Blocking Social Media is Unsettling the School

Declan Boyle, Head Features Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Lifestyle

“Bzzzt Bzzzt,” your phone vibrates during class, and naturally you go to check it, but what are you missing because of this split-second decision? This action is incredibly common in today’s society, and has lead to serious...

Tik Tok Takes Over Teenagers Phones

Lillie Grimsley, Assistant News Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Lifestyle

The recent TikTok craze has completely changed the internet. Teens across the world have banded together to create TikTok’s and have fun. The TikTok platform is based solely off of humor, which is why it has quickly become...

‘Tis the Season to Spread Cultural Cheer

Emma Gray, Managing Editor

February 6, 2019

Filed under Lifestyle

The primary winter holiday most Americans think of is Christmas, but students share their colorful cultural backgrounds during the holiday season. The holiday season is where most people celebrate their cultures and give back...

FRESH Program Encourages Healthy Habits

Rylee Arms, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

    Fauquier Reaches for Excellence in School Health, FRESH, is a county-wide program aimed at teaching students and staff healthier habits.     Mary Harper, history teacher, is the FRESH representative at Kettle Run. ...

Falling Into New Fashion Trends

Carly Herbert, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

‘Tis the season for fall fashion to back a comeback. With summer finally in the rearview mirror and a chilly winter ahead, students begin to break out their favorite cool weather gear. Along with the country staples, like...

Rising Numbers of Teenagers With Tattoos

Harper Crater, Sports Editor

November 8, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

A rise in creative self expression is bringing about a rise in the number of teens getting tattoos. The suburbs aren’t immune to the tattoo craze; whether they are being given by professionals or by friends, students are...

Celebrating Halloween with Spooky Superstitions

Carly Herbert, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

In the spirit of Halloween, superstitions and scary movies have everyone on the edge of their seats. Almost everyone has some kind of superstition or belief that scares them or maybe just brings out their irrational side, but...

Hurricanes Can’t Stop Our Homecoming

Faith Schaefer, Assistant Editor

October 9, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

     Students from all grades enjoyed a fun-filled and fast paced week, ending with the varsity football team’s win against Culpeper and a lively Homecoming dance. Changes in spirit week due to the unpredictable path of Hu...

World Tourism Day 9/27

September 27, 2018

Lifestyle