Video Game Review: Fallout 4 is Still Worth Playing in 2020

Fallout $ is available on PC, Xbox, and PlayStation

Blake Darmante, Reporter

May 11, 2020

During my time in quarantine, I have devoted my life to finding my kidnapped son and avoiding nuclear radiation. Fallout 4 is a video game that came out in 2015 and while I may be late to the party, this game is still “bringing the house down.” Its flawless storyline has me at the end of my gaming...

The Midnight Gospel Review

The Midnight Gospel Review

Dylan Hostetter, Reporter

May 10, 2020

When searching the eternal abyss of Netflix for something to stare at for hours, consider a new show: The Midnight Gospel. The Midnight Gospel was created by Pendleton Ward, known for also creating Adventure Time, and comedian Duncan Trussell, known for the Duncan Trussell Family Hour podcast. Look, befo...

Show Review: Preacher

Show Review: Preacher

Beckett Howe, Reporter

May 7, 2020

With all of the free time given via quarantine, people have extra time to do all of their normal house tasks and more. People spend this time in between chores by watching shows on T.V. or on streaming services, playing video games, or just browsing social media. With all of this free time, people m...

Machine Gun Kelly Creates Music During Quarantine

Machine Gun Kelly singing

Brooke Gardner, Business Manager

May 5, 2020

Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) has recently become successful in the music industry. e He is well known for his ability to adapt to different genres, from rap to rock, and even pop. MGK has grown to be quite the musician. Since the Coronavirus outbreak, he has also spent his time singing cover songs, creat...

“Community” Arrives on Netflix

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Dylan Hostetter, Reporter

April 25, 2020

A new show has arrived on Netflix. No, not Tiger King. The show I am talking about is called Community, and I believe that it is one of the best shows of all time. Community originally aired on NBC from 2009 to 2014 with a total of five seasons. A sixth season was picked up by the famous streaming serv...

Iron Fist Reveiw

Watch Iron fist on Netflix.

Blake Darmatne, Reporter

April 24, 2020

When Marvel’s Iron Fist first started its run in 2017 on Netflix it received a lot of negativity. The early reviewers defined the show as slow, shallow, and poorly written. In spite of these claims, I sat down and binge watched all the available seasons. Yes, Iron Fist has its flaws. What I found ...

“Dear, John” Tugs at the Heartstrings

Adam Elrod, Reporter

April 24, 2020

Are you bored during quarantine? Are you sick of being peer pressured into watching Tiger King? Do you need a good cry? If you said yes to any of those questions, you should watch the movie “Dear, John.” Dear John is a romantic film following the love story of Sargent John Tyree and Savannah Curtis. The movi...

Student Spirit Takes a Back Seat at RCHS

One of eleven Snowball tickets now sits in the trash much like the current status of school spirit.

Blake Darmante, Reporter

February 27, 2020

For the past month only one thing has been fueling my mind and body: the upcoming school dance at Rockbridge County Highschool (RCHS). Since I found out that RCHS was going to host this dance, I woke up every morning with a joy in my soul so uncontrollable I would start my day by jumping up and down...

Remembering the Confederacy

Participants in Lee-Jackson Day celebrations gather in Stonewall Jackson Cemetery on Jan. 17. Photo provided by Jonathan Drake.

Arden Courtney Collins, Reporter

January 28, 2020

  Every year Lexington, Va. becomes the epicenter of the Virginia state holiday Lee-Jackson Day, a holiday which just so happens to fall on the same weekend as Martin Luther King Day. Since both Lee and Jackson lived and are buried in Lexington, people from across the country come to celebrate....

Todd Phillips Suceeds With Joker

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Dylan Hostetter, Reporter

January 28, 2020

“Joker” is a great film, and a major standout of 2019. The movie was written by Todd Phillips and Scott Silver. It was directed by Phillips, best known for his work in the comedy genre. “Joker” stars Joaquin Phoenix, an experienced actor with his most recent work being the 2013 film “Her.” Acting alongs...