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RIP Carrie Fisher and Debbie Renyolds

Tony Benson, Staff Writer

This past year has seen many notable deaths, from authors like Harper Lee and Elie Wiesel to American icons John Glenn and Muhammad Ali. Just when we were ready to leave 2016 behind us, we lost actress Carrie Fisher on December 27, 2016 and a day later her mother , actress Debbie Reynolds passed away. Carrie Fisher, who is famous for being Princess Leia in the Star...  Read More »

Jan 13

The Great Crisis of the Great Barrier Reef

Grace McKane, News Editor

The Great Barrier Reef is located in the Coral Sea off the coast of Queensland, Australia.  It is said to be the world's largest living structure.  It is 1,400 miles long and is visible from space.  With 2,900 individual reefs and 1,050 islands, the Great Barrier Reef is home to 1,625 species of fish.  It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and is more than 25...  Read More »

Jan 13

Istanbul Attacks

Grace McKane, News Editor

On Sunday January 1, 2017 at 1:15 a.m., there was an attack on the Reina Nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey.  Out of the nearly 600 people in the nightclub, the attack killed 39 people and injured over 70 others.  The killed and wounded were from 22 different countries. The security around the city had been stepped up for the New Year’s Eve celebrations, yet this attacked...  Read More »

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Sports

Packers Vs. Cowboys

Grace McKane, News Editor

On Sunday, January 15, 2017, the Dallas Cowboys hosted the Green Bay Packers for the NFC Divisional playoff game.  The Cowboys, who were 13-3 in the regular season, were...  Read More »

Jan 20

College Signings

Makayla Little, Entertainment Editor

The time has come for the graduating class of 2017 to be looking for a college, applying to college, and even committing to and signing to play a sport for a college. One...  Read More »

Jan 13

Dallas Cowboys

January 5, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys have been dominating...  Read More »

Paralympics

January 5, 2017

This summer, Rio de Janeiro was home...  Read More »

World Series

January 5, 2017

In October, the Chicago Cubs and the...  Read More »

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New Years Resolutions

Waverly Nohr, Staff Writer

As 2016 comes to an end, people prepare for 2017.  Many students at Riverbend reflect on their highlights of 2016.  Many students plan on making New Year’s resolution...  Read More »

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Packers Vs. Cowboys

Grace McKane, News Editor

On Sunday, January 15, 2017, the Dallas Cowboys hosted the Green Bay Packers for the NFC Divisional playoff game.  The Cowboys, who were 13-3 in the regular season, were...  Read More »

Jan 20

RIP Carrie Fisher and Debbie Renyolds

Tony Benson, Staff Writer

This past year has seen many notable deaths, from authors like Harper Lee and Elie Wiesel to American icons John Glenn and Muhammad Ali. Just when we were ready to leave 2016...  Read More »

Jan 13

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