AROUND THE BEND

TEACHERS OF TOMORROW

Cassidy Plucker, Editor

November 22, 2019

Education, energy, and engagement: these are the qualities of teaching students want to see in their teachers. For four Riverbend students, this is exactly what they strive to achieve. Teachers for Tomorrow is a new program this...

CIVIC DUTIES

Arrie Mann, Editor

November 22, 2019

Because, it’s your civic duty… entering into a new school year, students will begin to face a number of responsibilities that can seem more challenging than ever before. Responsibilities can come from increasing school work,...

WISH IT!

Megan Wenger, Editor

November 22, 2019

A wish to get, a wish to meet, a wish to go, a wish to give, or a wish to be. These are just some of the things seniors Amanda Doley and Madison Primo are fulfilling throughout Spotsylvania County. Make-A-Wish club is a new and...

SAVING LIVES

Lindsay Roberts, Staff

November 22, 2019

Human exploitation is at an all time high with international numbers between twenty and forty million cases to date. As the main victims are younger targets, students at Riverbend have felt the need to spread awareness with the...

MOTIVATED MORRIS

Anna Thompson, Staff

November 22, 2019

Lunch, everyone’s favorite time during the school day. Everyday, hundreds of students are greeted by our friendly Riverbend cafeteria staff as they buy meals through the lunch line. One of these welcoming faces you may have...

Profile: Ms. Greenlaw

Waverly Nohr

January 5, 2019

Ms. Greenlaw is not just an environmental science and earth science teacher at Riverbend High School. Mrs. Greenlaw’s environmentalism goes beyond just her classroom. She owns her own farm. “My husband and I inherited land...

College Visits

Emily Schembs

January 5, 2019

Preparing for college can be stressful for students. To help make things slightly less challenging, Riverbend invites college and universities to send representatives to host information sessions. “I attended a few college visits,...

Riverview Trick or Treat

Justin Sexton

January 4, 2019

On October 29th, DECA held a Halloween event to help kids at Riverview Elementary that are less fortunate for Halloween. The principal of Riverview, Mrs. Gardner contacted Riverbend Deca and asked if they could assist in a event...

Debate Team

Waverly Nohr

January 4, 2019

The Riverbend debate team is starting off strong with many members interested and willing to learn. Team sponsor, Mr. Garrison said, “The interest is strong, but we won’t know how they do until the state competitions in the...

Color Run

Jeremiah Nohr

January 4, 2019

On Saturday, October 20th, students and teachers gathered to run at The Bear Squad Color Run. The Color Run was an exciting event that had many people in attendance. English teacher, Ms. Deskevich, said it was her first color...

Almost Maine

Arrie Mann

January 4, 2019

Wednesday, October 17th, was the opening night the theater production of “Almost, Maine.” Ms. Cresswell directed “Almost, Maine” and has been the Drama Coordinator for 14 years, which she still loves doing. She said,...

AP Issues

Arrie Mann, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Taking an AP class is a great way to challenge yourself. AP classes are college level classes that can be very demanding. Sometimes students realize they are not prepared to take these classes and feel they need to opt-out or...