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What is the Un-Trim-A-Tree program?

What is the Un-Trim-A-Tree program?

December 8, 2017

With the holiday season upon us, many families struggle to buy their children gifts. Senior citizens with no family are often left with no presents to unwrap. To solve this holiday dilemma, many students ...

Childhood cancer Mini-THON event

Childhood cancer Mini-THON event

November 15, 2017

Penn State University has set up an organization to fight and conquer childhood cancer together in a fun and inventive way. The organization, Four Diamonds Mini-THON, is reaching out to schools to set ...

Second quarter slackers

Second quarter slackers

November 15, 2017

After the first quarter of the school year ends, most students feel a wave of relief. They have survived the first quarter, and a lot of them do well in the first quarter. Yet when the second quarter com...

Local volunteer opportunities for students

Local volunteer opportunities for students

October 31, 2017

In Battlefield alone, there are many clubs or honor societies- listed here, that require its members to volunteer. Honor societies offer the chance to tutor peers in a particular subject such as French, Span...

The rise in mental diseases affects the average teen

The rise in mental diseases affects the average teen

October 31, 2017

The pre SATs have passed and midterms are on the horizon which means stress levels are rising. Research has proven that high levels of stress have been known to cause mental diseases, such as depression an...

Preparation of 2017 Marching Bobcats

Preparation of 2017 Marching Bobcats

September 29, 2017

The 2017 marching band season kicked off with welcoming the new band director, Mr. Britcher, along with this year's new show, “Reflections of the Blue Horizon”. The theme of the show is about the oceans and lost at sea, which includes sel...

Rachel’s Challenge coming to Battlefield

Rachel’s Challenge coming to Battlefield

September 19, 2017

Rachel Joy Scott was the first person killed in the tragedy of Columbine High School 18 years ago; she was 17. She was one of 13 students to die that day along with another 24 injured. This tragedy was on...

Clubs to join at Battlefield High School

Clubs to join at Battlefield High School

September 8, 2017

With the beginning of a new year in the air, many Bobcats are looking for ways to meet people who share their interests. One of the best ways to do this is joining a club. Due to the variety of clubs at ...

Homecoming preparations have begun

Homecoming preparations have begun

September 8, 2017

  Homecoming is the huge event in fall where students and teachers come together to cheer on their football team and follow up the event with a formal dance the next day. According to ugahomec...

Using science to ace a test

Using science to ace a test

September 7, 2017

Days before a test can be extremely stressful, especially if it is on a new and difficult topic. According to Dictionary.com, memorization is, “the process of committing something to memory.” But what exact...

Blue Ribbon once again

Blue Ribbon once again

March 21, 2017

Battlefield High School is in the 9th district of the state of Virginia. Every district holds an assessment of all the music departments in its respective area. So every year, the band, choir, and orch...

Trendy:  Most popular trends at Battlefield

Trendy: Most popular trends at Battlefield

April 25, 2017

Some of the school years most popular trends include shoes, clothing, accessories, lifestyles, and entertainment. Trends are things that used to be popular, went out of style, and then randomly reappe...

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