The Great Debate of Holiday Greetings

Logan Morris, Sports Writer

December 12, 2017

The traditional saying of “Merry Christmas”, has now been deemed disrespectful to others of different religions. This “war-on-Christmas” seems a bit more pitched than usual this year, and it’s likely that the election...

What’s the Real Value of Membership?

December 12, 2017

“Join the Interact Club, apply to the National Honor Society, oh, and don’t forget about signing up for the Amnesty International Club!” Today, there are countless clubs and honor societies available to help students...

The Cons of Cougar Time

Harper Crater, Co-Managing Editor

November 10, 2017

As an attempt at remediation, the Cougar Block has taken more time for students to adjust to than it has reviewing material. Administration has reintroduced the Cougar Block in an effort to build in time for students to look...

The Pros of Cougar Time

Carly Herbert, Co-Managing Editor

November 10, 2017

In order to help students reach their full academic potential, Kettle Run introduced the Cougar Block, now known as “Cougar Time”. Cougar Block is held every Tuesday and Thursday and provides students with 45 minutes of remediation...

Freedom of Speech On Social Media

Erin Hogge, Editor-In-Chief

November 10, 2017

Have you ever posted something without thinking how it could affect others? Have you ever been offended by someone else’s post? Social media gives people a digital platform to voice their opinions, but some people have taken...

Homework Policy Helps Students’ Grades

Erin Hogge, Editor-In-Chief

October 13, 2017

Aside from having a new principal this school year, students also have a new homework policy. This new policy includes numerous regulations that our former principal-turnedassociate superintendent, Major Warner, advocated for...

The Great Homework Debate

Erin Hogge, Editor-In-Chief

October 3, 2017

 Aside from having a new principal this school year, Kettle Run students also have a new homework policy.     This new policy includes numerous regulations that our former principal-turned-associate superintendent, Major Warne...

Pros of Web Filters

Erin Hogge, Managing Editor

May 2, 2017

Thousands of students across the country bring some type of technological device to school every day. Whether they are in high school, middle school, or even elementary school, an increasing number of students have some sort...

Lack of Recognition Hurts Fauquier Scholars

Harper Crater, Lifestyle Editor

May 2, 2017

During our high school years, we run ourselves ragged whilst doing our best to make A’s, play sports, and be involved with the community; it only makes sense we should be recognized for our efforts. There are three public high...

The Cons of Web Filters in Schools

Carly Herbert, News Editor

May 2, 2017

On average, high-school and college students check their phones somewhere between 75-80 times a day, according to a survey done by Time Magazine. Whether it be to scroll through the latest posts on social media, send a quick...