Participating in Democracy

Madison Slevin, News Editor

November 8, 2018

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The 2018 November midterm is quickly approaching. As eligible teens register to vote for the first time, election pages are hard at working learning their jobs for the day. The midterm elections on Nov. 6 will allow the 18 in...

Celebrating the Best and the Brightest

Madison Slevin, News Editor

November 8, 2018

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Only a certain few know the feeling of being nationally recognized for their performance on the PSAT. Kettle Run is host to several commended merit scholars and two semifinalists. The Merit Scholar award recognizes those in the...

Mock Election Pushes Teens to the Polls

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

November 8, 2018

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The results are in and the winners are. . . Kettle Run hosted a mock election on Oct. 17. Students received a paper ballot that listed the candidates. They were also given the option to abstain. The election took place during...

Teens Hit the Road Ready to Face Responsibility

Connor Roy, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018

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Car crashes are the leading cause of death for teens between the ages of 15 and 18, according to www.trafficsafetymarketing.gov. Teen Driver Safety Week is Oct. 21-27, a time to remind teens about being responsible when they get behind the wheel of a car....

Shattering the Silence on Teen Dating Abuse

Emma Gray, Managing Editor

November 7, 2018

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    “He was checking my phone constantly, telling me what to wear, and what kind of outfits made me look bad. I would go to the bathroom during class and just cry because I didn’t know what to do, I felt like I was ...

Local Human Trafficking Prevention Efforts

Carly Herbert, Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2018

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     A string of viral tweets regarding possible human trafficking scams across the country recently made its way to Fauquier County, causing students to become aware of a current issue that is making its way closer and cl...

Owen’s Tumor Troopers Rally Together

Emma Gray, Lifestyle Editor

October 10, 2018

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This summer, a dedicated member of the school community faced a massive hardship. Band Director, Elizabeth Deavers, her family went through one of the hardest difficulties a parent can face. Her youngest son, Owen, has been...

School Security Officer Joins KR Team

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

October 9, 2018

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     Students started the school year with an added line of protection. Sergeant Franz Mahler, a retired state trooper, is Kettle Run’s new school security officer, SSO.     Following the Parkland school shooting that claimed the...

Breakfast of Scholarly Champions

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

May 23, 2018

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On the morning of Friday, April 20, you may have smelled pancakes, sausages, and other breakfast items coming from the commons. That’s because the top decile breakfast was in session. The breakfast is an annual tradition...

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