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...

Civil Rights Roundtable

Erin Hogge, Editor-in-Chief

April 20, 2018

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A Kettle Run teacher brought history to life for the junior class. On Tuesday, Feb. 27, juniors gathered in the auditorium for the “Civil Rights Roundtable” where they listened to panelists share their experiences regarding...

Celebrating Five Years of Excellence

Hannah Pelletier, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018

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For the fifth year in a row, Kettle Run’s music program has earned the distiction of being named a Virginia Blue Ribbon School by the Virginia Music Educators Association. The VMEA Blue Ribbon Award is the highest award given...

What is #FCPS1KidsDeserveIt ?

Harper Crater, Co-Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

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#FCPS1KidsDeserveIt is filling Twitter timelines around Fauquier County. While teachers and administrators are using it to draw attention to amazing things students are doing, many students are using it in a joking manner, using...

Celebrating the Work of Aspiring Young Artists

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

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If you are looking for something fun and free to do this weekend, you’re in luck. The annual Arts Festival will be held at Fauquier High School on March 23 from 6-8 p.m. and March 24 from noon to 3 p.m. The event will showcase...

Rallying Support for Proposed Budget

Harper Crater, Co-Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

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Will technology be updated? Will faculty and staff get raises? Will there be added security in all schools? These are just a few of the items being taken into consideration by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors as it...

17 Minutes for the 17 Victims

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

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On Wednesday, March 14 at 10 a.m., approximately 250 students walked out of school to show their respect for the 17 people who were shot and killed in a Florida high school last month. Senior Sara Massei, SCA president, was...

Spending Big Bucks On AP Exams

Jack Tessier, Features Editor

February 28, 2018

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Fauquier County shelled out $167,000 on AP tests last year. However, only 46 percent of AP students received a passing score. Since the county started paying for the tests back in 2003-2004, there has never been more than a...

Kettle Run Alumna Announces Run for Mayor

Sarah North, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2018

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Warrenton needs a new mayor, and a 2017 Kettle Run grad believes she is the right woman for the job. Grace Rigby, currently a freshman at Lord Fairfax Community College, said her love for Warrenton inspired her to run for the...

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