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Fun amusement parks to visit

Katelyn Thompson, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

This Spring and summer breaks are a perfect time to visit a theme park in Virginia. Busch Gardens- This is one of the biggest theme parks in our state. It has six major roller coasters and is described as one of the most be...

Family Game Night Ideas

Katelyn Thompson, Staff Writer

March 2, 2020

This cold weather has caused people to be stuck inside; why not pass the time with a family game night? Play a board game- There are a variety of board games out there from puzzles  to Monopoly. This is a good thing to if...

716 Wing Stop in Danville

Katelyn Thompson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

716 Wings is a new restaurant specializing in chicken wings 1055 Piney Forest Road, Danville. The restaurant is eat-in or take-out; their are a few small tables only for people dining in. My grandmother and I were immediately...

Day Trip Ideas for Spring Break

Jazlyn Craft, Events Editor

February 10, 2020

Spring break is right around the corner and what better way to spend it than take adventures on day trips. March 23-27 is the perfect opportunity to get away from home but yet stay in Virginia for a week full of fun. Here...

DIY Valentine’s Day Countdown Heart Chain

Mikell Carter and Hailey Grace

February 3, 2020

Since Valentine's day is right around the corner, countdown the time in a cute and affordable activity with that special someone. All you will need are scissors, stapler, ruler, and color stock cards. First, start by cutting...

Popular Piercings at CHS

Maddie Thompson and Olivia Davis

January 30, 2020

Piercings are a popular trend at CHS. Some students pierce their ears, noses, navels, and tongues in an effort to enhance their beauty, fit in, and for health reasons. A surprising benefit of piercings are decreased migraines and reduc...

Cheap or Free Valentine’s Date Ideas

Katelyn Thompson and Jazlyn Craft

January 29, 2020

Here are five sweet, inexpensive date ideas for Valentines Day right around the corner. Picnic in your own back yard. Grab your significant other, a blanket, and your choice of food for a wonderful at-home date. Wa...

DIY Yarn Wrapped Heart Wreath

Jazlyn Craft and Katelyn Thompson

January 24, 2020

As Valentine's Day approaches, there are many inexpensive gifts that you can make for a loved one at home. This DIY Yarn Wrapped Heart will leave your people stunned by your crafting skills! Gather these supplies before you be...

Christmas Gifts to Make for Multiple Families

Jennie Furr and Lindsey Stafford

December 19, 2019

Caramel Apple Butter can sweeten up any meal with just a little spoonful on any item you would like to try it with. Ingredients 7-8 pounds of medium sized apples 1 cup of brown sugar 1.5 teaspoons of cinnamon ...

Homemade Christmas Ornaments

Jennie Furr and Lindsey Stafford

December 19, 2019

Homemade gingerbread ornaments add a cute decoration to any Christmas Tree during Christmas. Supplies needed 1 cup unsweetened applesauce 1 1/2 cup ground cinnamon 2 tablespoons craft glue Mixing bowl Drinking straw...

Airsoft Games

David Percario, Photography Editor

December 18, 2019

Airsoft is a fun and honor-based game that can and does bring fun and good times. Airsoft is a game/sport where people have guns that shoot little plastic BBs. The game has a large variety of players and gun types. Some players...

The Best Stop Motion Movies

Jacob Martin and Sydney McBride

December 18, 2019

With the semester coming to a close, we wanted to dedicate our last article to one of the best styles of storytelling: Stop Motion. Isle of Dogs is Wes Anderson's second stop motion film, and it is an amazing film. It follo...