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Top Ten Virtual Volunteer Opportunities

Top Ten Virtual Volunteer Opportunities

Melina Stewart, Reporter March 4, 2021

With many places closed because of the pandemic, doing everything virtual has become a societal norm. Going to school, shopping, and visiting with friends and family are now dictated by COVID precautions....

Single Pringles on Valentine’s Day

Single Pringles on Valentine’s Day

Treat yourself because you deserve it
Meghan Helton, Copy Editor February 12, 2021

Valentine’s Day is on the horizon, a pink and red reminder of what us singles are lacking. But consider this for a moment: instead of worrying about why you’re not in a relationship, take a day to...

Virtual Love

Virtual Love

Five tips on a long-distance relationship.
Melina Stewart, Reporter February 11, 2021

The chills you get when their hands accidentally touch yours, the sparkle in their eyes you only notice up close. A smile slowly takes over their face when they see you, knowing that it’s there because...

Sidney's car without the green cowboy hat but don't worry it's still in there.

Reality of a teenage driver

Sidney Lott, Staff Writer February 9, 2021

I got my license a little over a month ago. Driving is really fun, unless you're being told to pick up and take people places. Getting your license is like unlocking a new freedom. Your new freedom let’s...

Streamlining standardized testing?

Streamlining standardized testing?

College Board discontinues SAT Subject Tests, Optional Essay for future exams.
Manasvi Reddy, Editor-In-Chief February 5, 2021

The College Board released an official statement on Jan. 19 detailing the organization’s decision to rid of SAT Subject Tests and the optional SAT Essay. For years, standardized testing as a whole has...

Ripped jeans are one of many key issues students tend to have with the dress code.

Five things to change about dress code

Olivia Davenport, Staff Writer January 14, 2021

Dress code has been an ongoing argument at Rider High School for as long as I can remember. I’m sure it’s also a topic of conversation at other WFISD schools. While a long list of criticisms could...

The ultimate spooky season movie marathon

The ultimate spooky season movie marathon

Staff October 27, 2020

It's the spookiest time of year once again, but Halloween looks different this year due to COVID-19 restrictions. Since trick-or-treating and visiting haunted houses are considered high-risk activities,...

The cafeteria and student center aren't as crowded with more students learning from home.

Allowing sophomores off-campus lunch is a win-win

Olivia Davenport, Staff Writer September 11, 2020

With only 68 percent of students back at Rider face-to-face this six weeks, there is an obvious reduction of bodies in the school, especially at lunch. Yet this depletion of students and other safety precautions...

50 Movies to Binge in Quarantine

50 Movies to Binge in Quarantine

Manasvi Reddy, Copy Editor April 21, 2020

Amid the global coronavirus pandemic, people from all over the world are scrambling to find ways to entertain themselves as they adhere to the new social distancing guidelines. So, just in case you’re...

Things to do in Wichita Falls A-Z

Things to do in Wichita Falls A-Z

Read about some ideas for a staycation at home
Sandra Le and Mandy Huynh, Reporter and Editor-in-Chief March 13, 2020

The Coronavirus has canceled all of your Spring Break travel plans. Now what? Here is an A-Z guide to keep you busy over the break.  A- Arcade The Deep End costs only $5 for unlimited games. Don’t...

Everything you need to know about teen skincare

Everything you need to know about teen skincare

Manasvi Reddy, Copy Editor January 23, 2020

Skincare products line the aisles at popular cosmetic chains such as Sephora or Ulta. Tiny bottles with big promises can be intimidating, and many may not know where to start to establish a skincare routine.  Here...

All purchases were made by the Rider Chronicle Staff.

Treats for your reindeer

Staff December 13, 2019

It’s finally the most wonderful time of the year again, and with the holiday season comes many sweets, new and old, that The Rider Chronicle staff could simply not resist. So for this Christmas spin...

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