AROUND THE BEND

Read My Lips

Lindsay Roberts

February 14, 2020

Paramount Network’s Lip Sync Battle was the inspiration for Riverbend’s student council to start their very own lip sync battle. Bear squads and various groups are encouraged to participate in this engaging and challenging...

Midterms and Mutts

Cassidy Plucker

February 14, 2020

This year, all Spotsylvania County Schools took midterms regardless of snow. Many seniors haven’t taken midterms since their freshman year and were not happy about having to take them this year. Some felt that these tests should...

M.E. Project

Kamry Hunter

February 14, 2020

The Mental Health Empowerment Project, better known as the ME Project, created this year, strives to promote better mental health among Riverbend’s students through education and discussion. A variety of guest speakers are invited...

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 6, 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 6, 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...