The Official Newspaper of Riverbend High School

AROUND THE BEND

Is Everyone a Winner? (Op-Ed)

Emily Schembs, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

In an athlete's life, many people are involved in his or her hardwork and success. These people include teammates, coaches, and parents. To those involved, seeing a win come from the effort is the most rewarding thing there can...

Chapstick (Op-Ed)

Emily Schembs, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Chapstick is undoubtedly one of the world's most important inventions created in Lynchburg, Virginia during the 1880’s by Dr. Charles Browne Fleet. Not only does Chapstick keep lips from becoming chapped, but it also can be...

The Final Piece?

William Meikle, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Saw, a series of eight grotesque movie series of mystery, psychological thrills, horror, and infamous torture, is returning to the big screen for more gorey fun in the new movie, Jigsaw, the eighth installment in the Saw franchise....

Black Licorice

Janae Rose, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, News

On October 31, 2017 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that there was an increase of danger in consumption of black licorice. Many should know the effects of black licorice on many young adults, adults, and senior citizens....

Spectrum

William Miekle, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

Filed under Around the Bend, Entertainment

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...

Halloween Haunt

William Meikle, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Ah, October, the month of scares! As Halloween approaches, people are beginning to celebrate early with spooky decorations and terrifying events. Kings Dominion participates, with its annual Halloween Haunt. During this...

FALLing Into The Season

Hayleigh Pickett, News Editor

October 19, 2017

Filed under Around the Bend, Entertainment

As the fall season approached, there were plenty of changes and a variety of things to do. The weather gets cooler and people dress according to the temperature. There are a variety of activities to do in the fall, as well...

Ping-Pong Anyone?

Ping-Pong Anyone?

October 19, 2017

Peer Mentoring Program

Peer Mentoring Program

October 19, 2017

Back to School Tips

Hayleigh Pickett, News editor

October 19, 2017

Filed under Around the Bend, Entertainment

Lorelei Cruz, Junior “Don’t procrastinate your work; you’ll regret it. Start on your assignments early.” Shannon Marrs, Junior “Please join a club. You will get free food and can participate in fun activities.” Brody...