The Rider Chronicle

Season Premiere Lives Up To Expectations

Season Premiere Lives Up To Expectations
October 18, 2012

The Walking Dead began its third season with the 20th episode in the series “Seed,” and it kicked the season off fast. The episode was great standing alone and as a season premiere with its action,...

The Walking Dead Premieres Sunday

The Walking Dead Premieres Sunday
October 12, 2012

Sunday, Oct. 14 marks the return of the hit television drama/thriller The Walking Dead. However, if you have yet to see the show or missed an episode, AMC is having an all-weekend marathon of the entire...

Picture Day Memories Prove Fun

Picture Day Memories Prove Fun
September 10, 2012

If you attend Rider, there's a good chance that as I'm writing this you are getting to experience all of the wonders of the oh so infamous picture day. I myself have already gotten this year's yearbook...

It’s A Man’s World; Teenage Girl Living Life An Octave Below The Norm; Learn To Laugh At Yourself, Accept Who You Are

It's A Man's World; Teenage Girl Living Life An Octave Below The Norm; Learn To Laugh At Yourself, Accept Who You Are
May 21, 2012

"Montana, why do you sound so manly?" Thanks Alexa. I'd like to clarify a few things before I begin this article. One, contrary to popular belief, I am 100 percent female. Two, I do not have an Adam's...

Why I Miss School…; Hard To Be Motivated, Break Bad Habit

May 21, 2012

The mattress underneath my body holds me in place. The pillow rested underneath my head whispers, “Stay a while”, and the thick comforter embracing me keeps me captive. But the echoing sound of “Paradise”...

STAAR, EOC Gone Too Far; High Stakes Testing Harms Students Now, In Future

May 21, 2012

May. The month wasted on testing. The last 6 weeks grading period really is wasted on testing. There is no way for a teacher to hold a class with all this crazy testing going on. Every day class is held...

Unsanitary Toilets Gross Out Students

May 1, 2012

We’ve all had the feeling. You’re sitting in class and all the sudden, it hits you. You have to use the bathroom. But then you realize how disturbing they are. “I hate using the school bathrooms,”...

‘Ginger’ Bullying Goes Too Far, Be Proud Of Hair Color

May 1, 2012

Every time I get my hair cut I am told how beautiful my hair is and how much every woman who dyes her hair wants my color. I am told to be proud of my hair color and never change it. Because I am rare....

Staff Editorial: Credit Cards Can Carry Secret Fees, Cash Better In End

May 1, 2012

In recent years, the simplicity and compactness of credit cards is making carrying cash obsolete. Cards are easier than counting bills and coins and take up far less space than gratuitous amounts of wrinkled,...

Texting while driving needs to stop now before more senseless deaths; you’re not that busy

April 5, 2012

May 29, 2006 June 18, 2006 Dec. 20, 2006 March 18, 2007 April 26, 2007 June 28, 2007 Aug. 13, 2007 Jan. 3, 2008 Aug. 6, 2008 Nov. 20, 2008 These dates all have something in common. They’re...

Viral video misleads supporters

April 5, 2012

When I asked to write the Kony 2012 story for The Chronicle, I planned to take it in a very different direction than I’m about to. If any of you are my friends on Facebook or follow me on Twitter, I...

Energy Drinks: Popular sweet drinks harmless on occasion

April 5, 2012

There are several different kinds of energy drinks. Some give you five hours of pure adrenalin, some give you wings, and others make you crash. Although, a Monster, when you're really tired in the morning...

Load more stories
The student news publishing site of Rider High School in Wichita Falls, TX.
Opinion