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CTE fair introduces future students to elective options

Sarah Thornton, Managing Editor

April 2, 2013

Eighth grade students from all five county middle schools visited the CTE Career Pathways fair hosted at FHS on Feb. 26. Students from Kettle Run, Fauquier and Liberty set up booths in the new gym for the twelve career classes...

Enigmatic teachers proffers wisdom

Abby Seitz, Online/Associate Editor

April 2, 2013

An oasis of creativity occupies the end of the 100s hallway. Cinderblock walls display an array of posters, featuring everything from Walt Whitman to The X Files. near a wooden desk, flooded with papers. A towering man sits at...

Raines brings care, compassion to work

SaraRose Martin, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2013

We all know his booming voice and his calm, patient demeanor. Assistant Principal Jim Raines has been at FHS for almost 30 years, and his family has created a legacy in the Fauquier County school district. Raines grew up in Arlington,...

Students inflict self harm to cope with school stress, depression

Sophie Byvik, Editor-in-Cheif

February 22, 2013

Sources’ names have been changed. Some laugh it off. It doesn’t happen here; if it does, it’s one of those emo kids. Them. Not us. But the one in 12 teenagers who practice self-injury – who cut or burn themselves –...

"Richard III" to debut this weekend

Abby Seitz, Online Editor

January 31, 2013

Shakespeare Troupe's production of "Richard III" will be performed in the new cafeteria on Friday, Feb. 1 and Saturday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. Written in 1591 by William...


December 10, 2012

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