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Staying Safe: Hannah Graham Case Prompts Public Concern

Staying Safe: Hannah Graham Case Prompts Public Concern

Bailey Bush, Business Editor

October 10, 2014

With the Hannah Graham and Morgan Harrington cases having a connection and hitting so close to home, it is important to stay informed about how to protect yourself and your friends if this type of situation arises. This issue doesn’t pertain just to women; young men are also at risk. Everyone shou...

Steubenville case puts national spotlight on teen sexual assault

Steubenville case puts national spotlight on teen sexual assault

Austen Weathersby, Copy Editor

March 22, 2013

On Aug. 11, 2012, two members of the Steubenville High School football team in Steubenville, Ohio were arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 16-year-old West Virginia girl at a series of parties. The arrests of Trent Mays and Ma’lik Richmond were made after pictures of the drunk and unconscious...

Was it rape?

Was it rape?

Austen Weathersby, Copy Editor

March 22, 2013

Teens struggle with navigating gray areas surrounding issues of consent, sexual assault and relationships   For the past few months, the local media has been engaged with the case of Albemarle County supervisor Chris Dumler, who was charged with felony forcible sodomy against a woman in Octob...

Passengers: the not so silent killers

Elena Gavrilovic depicts a good passenger versus a bad one.

Bailey Bush, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2013

Having the freedom to drive by yourself is something that nearly every teen looks forward to. Of course the best part is being able to drive their friends around, but with a license and the ability to have passengers comes responsibility. The responsibilities include staying away from all the avoidable...

Principal addresses rumors of disruptive event

Principal Jay Thomas addresses the student body via the WPAT news channel.

7th Period J1/Y1 Class, Revolution Correspondent

December 19, 2012

Principal Jay Thomas addressed the school this afternoon about rumors of a "disruptive event" taking place on Friday and after working with the police believes that there is no basis that the threats are real. Rumors had circulated via Facebook, Twitter, and word of mouth that an armed student or...

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