The Rider Chronicle

New Club on the Block

New Club on the Block

Victoria Hitchcock, Section Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under Feature, Top Stories

Movies often depict high school to be full of cliques. There are the jocks, the goths, the geeks, the preppy kids, and countless others. As ridiculous as they seem on screen, a less extreme version does tend to exist in real life, and this division can leave some kids feeling excluded. Everyone want...

To Make a Champion

To Make a Champion

Carson Lee, Editor-In-Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports, Top Stories

With the Olympics having wrapped up this past week, several young athletes have had the chance to represent their country, some of whom earned a medal. The youngest of these was 15-year-old Alina Zagitova in figure skating. From the U.S. 17-year-old Red Gerard won the gold in Men’s slopestyle. “Se...

A Menorah Amongst Christmas Trees

A Menorah Amongst Christmas Trees

Makayla Schnaufer, Reporter

December 11, 2015


Filed under Feature

Celia Horwitz gathers around the menorah with her family, lighting the first two candles on the first night of Hanukkah. For eight days her family will celebrate the Jewish holiday, also known as the festival of light. Hanukkah received its origin when a Jewish temple was destroyed, leaving the Hebrews...

Parkour!

October 20, 2015


Filed under Video

A Weekend Away

A Weekend Away

Makayla Schnaufer, Reporter

May 12, 2015


Filed under Feature

The bus stops at the curb and students and chaperons quickly climb out, taking everything from pillows and blankets to textbooks and pencils into the school with them. While some of the students start studying for their events, others chat with their friends and a few even start up some games trying...

Braveboy Takes Job As Elementary Principal

Braveboy Takes Job As Elementary Principal

Lane Maddox, Reporter

December 18, 2014


Filed under Feature

Mr. Braveboy makes his daily rounds through the student center and cafeteria during lunch, monitoring the room and checking in with his students. He brings smiles to their faces as he thinks about the big change that he is about to go through. After working with high school students for more than...

‘Hardwiring Happiness’: Laughlin Starts Future Early With National Guard

‘Hardwiring Happiness’: Laughlin Starts Future Early With National Guard

Abby Love, Reporter

December 12, 2014


Filed under Feature

Austin Laughlin runs through the woods with a 60 lb. bag on his back, all strapped in and secure, with more people in the same uniform running behind him. Everything is going as planned until something changes. A member of his platoon stumbles down a slanted path into the trees and grass after one backpack...

The Close-Up On Senior Portraits

The Close-Up On Senior Portraits

Alyssa Matthews, Reporter

November 25, 2014


Filed under Feature

“Senior portraits are about celebrating a life stage,” professional portrait photographer Maris Ehlers said. “For many teens, their entire senior year is filled with milestones, and it is definitely one worth noting and celebrating in many ways, including portraiture.” Senior Photographers...

Crafting The Community

Crafting The Community

Cortney Wood, Reporter

November 24, 2014


Filed under Feature

Sydney stood behind the door, waiting. Hair tied back with a neat bow, she wore a dress made by her mother. Weeks of preparation have the girls eager with excitement Beyond the doors, several children sit oblivious to the upcoming surprise. Handmade Disney princess dresses adorn juniors Sydney...

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