The day the lights went out

Samhita Pendyal

November 20, 2017

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On October 11 seniors had their convocation. However, things didn’t go exactly as planned. Before school started, a tree fell on a power line near the intersection of Pouncy Tract and Shady Grove. The tree caught on fire...

The Olympics come to Deep Run

Jenna Sliman

October 10, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

One Lunch is prime time for most students. It allows clubs to meet, quizzes and tests to be made up, homework to be done, and friends to sit back and relax. However, there are no outlets for exercise or sports for our athletes....

Homecoming Preparations

Adam Brooks

October 10, 2017

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This year’s Homecoming Dance falls on October 21. The theme for the annual event is Mardi Gras, following last year’s Under the Stars theme. The PTSA had been pushing to make the event a masquerade, in which students may wear...

Deep Run Reflects on 9/11

Mary Comerford, Print Editorials Editor

October 3, 2017

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September 11, 2001, is a day that defined several generations in American history. It was a day in which people can remember exactly where they were and what they were doing. It became a day of sadness, but also a day of strength,...

Wildcats visit Disney

Shannon O'Keefe, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

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The Wildcat band visited Walt Disney World from Wednesday, March 22, to Sunday, March 26. The group visited Epcot, Magic Kingdom, Disney Springs, Animal Kingdom, and Hollywood Studios in just three days. The band and color...

Marathon Dance raises money for non-profit organization

Olivia Grandpre, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

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The 11th annual Marathon Dance continues to make an impact upon our community. From March 17 to March 18, 367 dancers, along with the help of Mrs. Kern, the Marathon Dance Committee, parent volunteers, and the New York crew, managed...

Virginia Beach holds FCCLA State Leadership and Recognition Conference

Manasha Bhetwal & Mary Comerford, Senior Copy Editor & Staff Writer (respectively)

April 28, 2017

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The Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America, FCCLA, members took a trip to Virginia Beach from Friday, April 7, through Sunday, April 9 to compete in difficult competitions, but the time at the beach and the shiny medal...

Big Feet Meet gives confidence to those with disabilities

Olivia Grandpre, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

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On April 18, a Big Feet Meet was held at Highland Springs High School where 11 high schools in the area including Deep Run competed in track and field events. The students from Deep Run who competed in the meet were accompanied...

Robotics Competition challenges students with STEAM-related activities

Fei Chen, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

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Deep Run hosted the FIRST Robotics Competition Central Virginia District event on March 25 and 26. For two days, the gym was transformed into a launching pad for two STEAM-powered airships. STEAM was the acronym used which mean...

Cyber Patriot Competition

Fei Chen, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017

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The annual Cyber Patriot competition is held by the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) and Center for Informational Technology (C.I.T.). The tournament enables six participants on each team to take part. In addition,...

Lights..camera..action!

Jenna Sliman, Copy Editor

March 3, 2017

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The Theatre IV students in Ms. Sheryl Gibson’s class have something magical brewing. The students have been tasked with producing and directing their own play. While the idea sounds like a dream come true, its underlying cause...

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