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The County Chronicle

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Should we demolish the school in order to build a new and better one?

Lorenzo Salas, Staff Writer June 9, 2022

Students shuffle into Mr. Rudy’s English class and file into their small desks that are clumped together in groups of five. As the teacher goes up to teach his class, he pushes away his small cart in...

The Perfect Storm

Crawford Holmes, staff writer June 3, 2022

The federal government usually can only pick one: a massive economic recession with millions of fortunes lost over stock, or soaring inflation and price of goods. Unfortunately for everyone living in America,...

The Trash Problem: Possible Solutions and How You can Help

Aiden Wojtowicz, Guest Writer May 7, 2022

Imagine this: you walk into the cafeteria and just have a normal lunch with your friends or by yourself. You were the last one to get up from your seat. Mostly everyone had left by now and you had to hurry...

School becomes more stressful with optional masks

Hannah Winegar, Staff Writer April 4, 2022

Everyday I sit in classrooms with 15 or more students for seven hours. When Loudoun County Public Schools announced that masks are now optional, I can’t help but feel nervous. Nervous that when someone...

A rally attendee holds up a sign stating that she is fighting for the school board to “stand up for our children, our state, and our country,” along with an American flag. Photo by Alexis Shugars.

Loudoun County is a lightning rod for crazy

Alexis Shugars, Staff Writer April 4, 2022

As a crowd of people rush into the Loudoun County Public Schools Administrative Offices parking lot, they eagerly wait to listen to the leaders of the rally passionately speak their opinions about the...

Singers perform a showstopping Superbowl halftime show

Maggie Sheridan, Editor-In-Chief March 4, 2022

As families crowd around their televisions, eagerly watching another year of an intense football game, where a winner would soon be crowned, they are prepared for a highly anticipated break and performance...

Outdoor seating: the senior privilege underclassmen love

Maggie Sheridan, Co Editor-in-Chief February 14, 2022

Walking outside I feel exhilarated and free as the sun hits my face and I settle down to enjoy my meal surrounded by my friends.    As students make the transition from junior to senior year,...

My life with autism

Victoria Christina Ramos, Guest Writer February 14, 2022

My name is Victoria Christina Ramos. I’m 19 years old and I’m a New York City native and returning graduate at Loudoun County High School. I do ordinary kid stuff. I read and write novels. I enjoy...

Excessive Trash Dumped During Lunch Leaves Cafeteria Disastrous

Michaela Scott, Editor-In-Chief February 7, 2022

     According to an informal poll conducted during advisory, over 65% of students do not see an issue regarding an excessive amount of trash being left behind in the cafeteria this year.     ...

Bumpy road ahead as government shutdown dread looms

Daniel Delargy, staff writer December 17, 2021

  A government shutdown looms as Democrats fight against partisans to pass Biden’s spending agenda. This is a familiar scene for legislators as the December month has historically been a...

Opinion: The Christmas creep: how early is too early?

Opinion: The Christmas creep: how early is too early?

Evelyn Kuzminski, layout editor December 17, 2021

Disclaimer: When I use the term “holiday,” and any derivatives thereof, I mean it in regards to the generic, secular, and often heavily commercialized winter holiday season. Hanukkah, Advent, and other...

Opinion: Top 5 Christmas Movies

Daniel Delargy, staff writer December 17, 2021

As the holiday break quickly approaches, we have an increased opportunity for free time. Given this, if you don't want to be stuck watching the same stale holiday specials during break, check out this...

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