AROUND THE BEND

The Great Arnold Palmer

The Great Arnold Palmer

September 26, 2016

Raising Minimum Wage

Grace McKane, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016

In 2007, the federal minimum wage was raised to $7.25 an hour. However, many states started to raise their minimum wage in 2009.  Currently California and Massachusetts have the highest minimum wage with $10 dollars an hour....

Hillary Clinton’s Email Scandal

Grace McKane, Staff Writer

April 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton has been all over politics for many years; she was the First Lady of Arkansas for 9 years and First Lady of the United States for 8.  After that, she was a U.S. Senator from New York and most recently, Secretary...

Brussels Terror Attacks

Grace McKane, Staff Writer

April 3, 2016

On Tuesday, March 22, 2016, Brussels, Belgium had three bombings during the morning rush.  The first two bombs were at 8:00 a.m. local time (3:00 a.m. eastern time) in the Zaventem International Airport, killing 11, and another...

Louisiana Flood

Isaiah Byrd, Staff Writer

March 19, 2016

A huge flood hit the southern parts of  Louisiana one of the longest in state history March ninth through fourteenth of 2016. The last time the state of Louisiana suffered a flood was the eighth through tenth of May in 1995....

Day Care Fire

Sultan Hameen, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016

The Sunday afternoon of February 28, 2016, around 2:47pm, a Spotsylvania County Day care center named Always Sonshine Learn and Play on Rutherford Drive off of Route 3 caught fire and burned down. The owner of the day care is...

The Week the Music Died

Sydney Boyd, Entertainment Editor

March 9, 2016

The year has barely started and the world has lost three beloved men. In January David Bowie, Alan Rickman, and Glenn Frey, all in their late 60s, died. Each of them had many fans and they shall be missed. David Bowie died...

Flint Water Issue

Flint Water Issue

March 4, 2016

President Apprentice

Grayson Fusaro, Co Editor-In-Chief

February 29, 2016

This year on November 8th, the American people will select a new president for the next four years. At the current time, both political parties are voting to decide who the nominee will be. The fascinating thing about this year ...

E. Coli Outbreak at Chipotle

Joshua Mann, Sports Editor

February 18, 2016

Chipotle, one of the most popular food chains that has increased in popularity the last few years is now under investigation due to multiple cases of E.coli. Up to 45 people reported eating at Chipotle within a week of showing...