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The Revolution

Snoop Dogg performing at the Ntelos Wireless Pavilion on April 15.

A Review of Snoop Dogg

Alex Leslie, Online Editor April 27, 2015

“Is anybody having a good time yet?” Snoop Dogg asked. The crowd at the Ntelos Wireless Pavilion on April 15 responded with a cacophony of shrieks, whistles and wails after restlessly waiting more...

Dawson’s Bleak; Teen Girl Discovers Negative Effects of ‘90’s Melodrama On Her Mental Health

Julia Harrison, Opinion Editor April 3, 2015

Summer of 2014: I lie entirely immobile, maybe paralyzed but too lazy to check, in a bed of unwashed sheets littered with the crumbs of dozens of NutriGrain bars. Something rustles and squeaks beneath...

50 Shades Of Abuse

Jesse Case, Staff Correspondent April 2, 2015

You've seen it just about everywhere an advertisement can pop up -- newsfeeds, commercials, even on the city bus. Fifty Shades of Grey has invaded everyone’s lives with or without consent, a common theme...

Thirty, Flirty & Crash Diving Into A First Date

Julia Harrison, Opinion Editor February 5, 2015

My friends and I walk through the streets of Staunton in Patagonia vests, knitted scarves, gloves and headbands, fighting the bitter cold and complaining about how windy it is, reapplying Burt’s Bees...

Excerpts From A Teen Journal Entitled, “I Went On A Date With Holden Caulfield Once And He Didn’t Like Me”

Julia Harrison, Opinion Editor January 6, 2015

All I’m saying is, Travis Koshko better get his facts straight because I’m tired of waking up at 7 a.m. and rolling out of bed on mornings that, according to Mr. Koshko, the ground “will be coated...

Stopping Rape From the Source

Bailey Bush, Business Editor December 19, 2014

Wallet, lipstick, keys, smartphone and pepper spray: all items that are supposed to be in my purse. Not too short of a skirt, not too tight of a top: what I’m supposed to wear in order to not be “asking...

Four Outfit Critiques by Sarah

Four Outfit Critiques by Sarah

Sarah Lemley, Staff Reporter December 11, 2014

1.The Jumpsuit     2.The Faux Fur Hipster 3.The Ugly Christmas Sweater   4.The Night Out

Black Thursday: The Thanksgiving Evening of a Retail Worker

Sarah Lemley, staff reporter December 4, 2014

Faster than a stampede of wild horses, customers began shuffling into the now-opened store. As I stand in awe, these eager individuals began plunging their way into the many stacks of sweatshirts and jeans...

Black Friday Shopping Stops the Holiday Cheer

Ashley Bond, Staff Reporter November 27, 2014

  Black Friday shopping has become the epitome of what’s wrong with American families today. On Thanksgiving Day, families have lost the tradition of taking six hours to roast a turkey, while...

Listen Deliberately

Julia Harrison, Editorials Editor November 13, 2014

I’ve skipped school (sorry, Ms. Grimm), as I always do for too many days in October, to spend a day wandering through the woods. The walk began with my changing Spotify playlists four different times...

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