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Fire & Ice week 5

Fire & Ice week 5

Jake Elliott and Grayson Heflin

October 6, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

We’re back! After taking the first four weeks to scout out the NFL, we are back with our first round of picks! The first four weeks have been filled with many surprises, the Giants are 0-4, the Patriots look like a shell of the team that won the Super Bowl a year ago, and Kareem Hunt looks to be the...

The Revcast Pilot: A Conversation About Creating

Jesse Case, Managing Editor

June 6, 2017


Filed under Audio, Features, People

The Revolution has a podcast! Edited and recorded by Jesse Case, the Revcast will feature the students of AHS talking about their lives as artists, athletes, leaders, etc. and will continue throughout the next school year. Listen to our pilot episode on soundcloud, which features Sarah Luria, Anthony...

Interview with Ayoade Balogun: Engineer, Scholar, Philanthropist

Interview with Ayoade Balogun: Engineer, Scholar, Philanthropist

Jesse Case, Managing Editor

June 6, 2017


Filed under Features, People

How does it feel to be a senior? It’s pretty crazy and still pretty hard to believe. Especially these last couple of weeks, have just been several days of “lasts”. Just yesterday I had my last band concert after four years in band and got pretty nostalgic about it. But overall I’m really e...

May: Foster Care Awareness Month

Ryleigh Katstra, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2017


Filed under Features

On May 5, over 250 bluebirds made by a variety of artists took flight on the Downtown Mall. May is National Foster Care Awareness Month and each bluebird represented a different child that is part of the foster care program in our community. In Charlottesville and Albemarle County there are around 250...

Do you need help with Instagram?

Do you need help with Instagram?

Kyla Schott, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2017


Filed under App of the Week, Features

It seems now that everyone is on Instagram, but starting out can be a little scary. Want a little help? Here’s a few tips and tricks to become a pro at Instagram. The Bio The first thing someone sees when they open you profile is a name and a bio, so you have to make it killer. Profile Pic Wh...

Dual Enrollment vs. AP

June 2, 2017


Filed under Features

“Should I take Dual Enrollment or AP” is a common question asked by juniors and seniors when choosing classes, but what really is the difference between to two courses? Both AP and Dual Enrollment classes serve as a way for students to earn college credits before graduating from high school. The...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Jake Elliott, Staff reporter

May 5, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Features

There are NO spoilers ahead, if you haven’t seen the movie feel free to read.   Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 did not disappoint. The brilliant mix of comedy and action made the movie hard to look away from for even a second. I especially loved how they balanced the screen time between...

Fire & Ice Mock Draft

Fire & Ice Mock Draft

Jake Elliott and Grayson Heflin

April 26, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

We’re back with the Fire and Ice Mock Draft. In this segment we will debate on who we think will be drafted where on Thursday night. Will the Browns go with Myles Garrett? Or surprise us all with someone of the likes of Mitch Trubisky? Please leave your thoughts below, and let us know what you think ...

The Unicorn Frappuccino is not all rainbows and sprinkles

Annika Morton, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2017


Filed under Features

Today is the last day to try the new Starbucks drink everyone is going crazy over. The “Unicorn Frappuccino” is the newest addition to the unicorn craze, anywhere from makeup to different types of food. Starting April 19, the new drink is very colorful and has multiple flavors. The first ...

The State Champs are ready to repeat

The State Champs are ready to repeat

Ryleigh Katstra, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

The boys’ soccer team is looking for a return to States, despite losing 11 seniors from last year. They went 21-1 for the 2016 season and won the regular season title for the Jefferson District, the Conference 16 championship, the 5A North Region championship, and the 5A State championship. This...

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