Kelly commits to UVA
Elizabeth Lande, Managing & Copy Editor
Kate Kelly showed up to eighth grade crew camp in khakis, not quite sure what she was getting herself into. Now a senior, she’s a world-class rower with a scholarship to the University of Virginia beginning next fall. However, even with her near future planned out, Kelly hasn’t let up her drive to succeed...Read More
Drug education prioritized at VHS
Elias Cantebury, Reporter
As with many school administrations, the school district experiences its fair share of difficulties in preventing student drug use. With a recent spike in local fentanyl overdoses, drug abuse and drug education have come to the forefront of student and staff discussion.
There are many groups throughout the school that focus on drug education. These include the health class’s drug curriculum, Teen Council, and Teens Leading Change (TLC).
TLC has been particularly active lately with their drug prevention campaign. Throughthe use of posters around the school that say some variation of the familiar slogan “just say no,” the most recent approach has been an abstinence-only take...Read More