• I Sacrifice for Us

    I Sacrifice for Us

    Mitesh Shrestha, Sports Editor

    February 7, 2017

    The RRHS Boys Basketball team is off to an 10-3 start, their best in program history. This follows a losing season and the return of only four players from last season. Yet this hasn’t affected the team as they rely on unity and consistency to overcome these obstacles.       For most the tra... READ MORE »»

    Scoring a layup against a Manassas Park HS defender is senior guard Tony Parkman. Rock Ridge ultimately defeated MPHS 61-35 on Dec. 9.

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  • Inside Ghost: The Musical

    Inside Ghost: The Musical

    Sesha Patel and Bianca Alvarez

    February 7, 2017

    Is there anything you can take away from Ghost and put into future performances? ~ “The students will of course take the knowledge they have gained throughout the process and implement them into future productions.” - Drama Teacher Anthony Cimino-Johnson How do you think the audience will react to the perfor... READ MORE »»

    As the date of the production approaches senior Seth Cooper and junior Crystal Claros rehearse their lead roles in Ghost.

    Jordan Hudson

  • Debate team challenges prejudice

    Debate team challenges prejudice

    Sanjana Raghavan and Rose Dunn

    February 3, 2017

    Last year, after Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. told his students to carry guns so they could “end those Muslims,” debaters in Virginia were left with a tough decision: Should they compete in the VHSL state tournament, which was hosted by Liberty University, or should they protest? The... READ MORE »»

    Liberty University is where VHSL States debate tournament was traditionally held, but due to discriminatory remarks by Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., some Virginia debate teams boycotted the tournament.

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Debate team challenges prejudice

Debate team challenges prejudice

Sanjana Raghavan and Rose Dunn

Last year, after Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. told his students to carry guns so they could “end those Muslims,” debaters in Virginia were left with a tough decision: Should they compete in the VHSL...  Read More »

February 3

The Trump in Loudoun

The Trump in Loudoun

Jordan Hudson, Editor

Donald J. Trump brought all of his charm and antics to Loudoun County this year at BWHS on August 2. Trump came to the county to spread his ideas for the country and introduce himself to the people of the Northern Virginia...  Read More »

October 3

They’ve Done It Again

They’ve Done It Again

Maryam Majid, Editor-in-Chief

The RRHS theatre ensemble captivated the Ashburn community with another one of their performances on July 29. This time with the first-hand involvement of aspiring, young actors grades 3-8 in their Inaugural Broadway Bound...  Read More »

October 3

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2016 Trends That We Should Leave Behind

Maryam Majid and Sanjana Raghavan

2016 trends

February 7

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Sanjana Raghavan
Sanjana Raghavan

Section Editor

Sanjana is a senior who has been taking Newspaper since freshman year, and is now the co-Editor in Chief. Her favorite part about Newspaper is that it gives her an opportunity to connect with the people...  Read More »

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Setting the Record Straight

Mitesh Shrestha and Jordan Hudson, Editors

A 2-15 record is just a series of numbers for the Varsity Girls Basketball team. That series of numbers doesn’t truly reflect the growth and lessons their young team has experienced. That series of numbe...  Read More »

February 7

I Sacrifice for Us

I Sacrifice for Us

February 7

Continuing a Culture

Continuing a Culture

February 7

Tony Tallent Leaves RRHS

Tony Tallent Leaves RRHS

December 12

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