AROUND THE BEND

Chili Cook Off

Chili Cook Off

February 16, 2018

Leading Ladies

Leading Ladies

January 16, 2018

No More Janitors?

Chloe Becker, Entertainment Editor

January 16, 2018

Looking around the school halls of Riverbend, you might not be able to tell any drastic differences from previous years. However, the regular school janitors were missing since the beginning of the year School Board meeting on...

Food Drive

Justin Sexton, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

The annual SCA food drive started up in November and set the tone for the season of giving. This school year, Riverbend High School is participating in the canned goods food drive. Every year, Riverbend tries to give back to the...

Spectrum

William Meikle, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

Perhaps one of the best things about where and when we live today includes our freedom of speech, and the courage many people have to speak about issues of our world in order to help make them better. One of Riverbend’s clubs...

Bears and Books

Laila Maxwell, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

Riverbend hosted their annual book fair for the English Department. The fair was on October 14th that went from 10am to 4pm at Barnes and Noble in Central Park. They had a number of popular books to purchase. Once the book...

French Language Week

Hayleigh Pickett, News Editor

November 28, 2017

National French language week was the first week of November. This is a national celebration of francophone countries, which are French speaking countries, around the world. Many places around the world do activities during...

DECA Week

Chloe Becker, Entertainment Editor

November 28, 2017

DECA is a marketing club at Riverbend and all throughout the country that hosts annual competitions to help prepare students for potential jobs in business/marketing. As the annual DECA district competition approaches, the club...

New Staff at Bend

Megan Becker, Op-d Editor

November 27, 2017

Mr. Champney- English and Journalism Teacher 1. Hometown: Lindenhurst, NY 2. College: University at Albany 3. Major: English with a minor in Journalism 4. Fun fact: Plays beach volleyball and likes to paddle board 5. Came...

Candy Grams

Laila Maxwell, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

Have you ever wanted to buy candy for a good cause? The Riverbend Red Cross Club recently sold Candy Grams on October 23 through the 27th. The proceeds will be sent to the American Red Cross and they will go towards the victims...

Spectrum

William Miekle, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

Perhaps one of the best things about where and when we live today includes our freedom of speech, and the courage many people have to speak about issues of our world in order to help make them better. One of Riverbend’s clubs...

The Fight For Gun Control (OP-ED)

Arrie Mann, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

On October 1, 2017, a gunman opened fire upon a crowd during a concert in Las Vegas of 22,000 people. 59 people were killed and 515 were injured, making this the deadliest mass shooting America has faced. Whenever a tragedy like...