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BHS Revives the Cinderella Project

Jack Packard, News Editor

Want to go to prom, but can’t afford the decorative dress or the fancy tuxedo?  The fashion marketing team at Blacksburg High School has a plan that may help bring this...

February 27

Suicide Awareness Week

Harris Salom, Staff Writer

Suicide is the second leading cause of death in the U.S. for students between 12 and 18 years of age. Furthermore, there is an average of over 5,000 daily suicide attempts, a...

January 30

Water Quality at the Rio Olympics

Water Quality at the Rio Olympics

     In Rio de Janeiro, Olympic athletes competing in water sports were worried about their safety due to the unclean status of the water in the country’s highly popul...

September 22

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Sports

Blacksburg Basketball Defeats Christiansburg When it Matters

Jordan Burch, Sports Editor

Few High Schools have a rivalry as intense as the one between Blacksburg High School and Christiansburg High School. The High Schools are located only 9 miles from each other (a...

March 3No Comments

NBA Trade Deadline Recap

Ethan McDowell, Staff Writer

February is an eventful time for basketball fans. College teams have entered the final leg on the run towards March Madness, NBA all-star weekend provides a small break for the ...

March 1No Comments

Super Bowl LI Recap

Charlie Skutt, Staff Writer

No matter who won, Super Bowl LI would make history. The game pitted Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Atlanta had only been...

February 5No Comments

Michael Vick Retires From NFL

February 4

Tom Brady: Future Hall-of-Famer?

February 2

Jordan Burch Signs With Milligan College

February 1

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Broadcasts

Virtual Reality: Technology of the future

Davis Mesmer, Staff Editor

  Everyone has one place they have always wanted to visit. Maybe even a time period they have always wanted to experience, and this idea of immersion has helped po...

November 1No Comments

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A&E

The Power of Fonts

The Power of Fonts

Leah Beyer, Staff Writer

     Words have power. Errol Morris, an experienced filmmaker and author, used this knowledge as a starting point for a more in-depth experiment. In this experiment, he explored...

September 22No Comments

Mug Cakes: What’s the big deal?

Mug Cakes: What’s the big deal?

Megan Talarek, Staff Writer

In the 21st century, the internet has made it possible for quirky, new trends to blow up basically everyday among teens and young adults.  One of these 2016 trends includes m...

September 7No Comments

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