The School Newspaper of Spotsylvania High School
  • Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

    Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

    Anna Balgoyen, Editor

    October 24, 2016

    The fall season brings many different fun traditions but the current popularity of everything pumpkin  has consumed the media. We have pumpkin bread, muffins, coffee, candy, decorations, lattes, clothing, pancakes and even granola bars. Virginians have a couple months to get all their pumpkin in before cold winter weather comes soon. Perfect Pumpkin Pie Recipe By:EAGLE BRAND(R) Prep Time : 15 mins... READ MORE »»

    Amy Balgoyen

  • Webb’s Class Uses Drone to Inspect Water Tower

    Webb’s Class Uses Drone to Inspect Water Tower

    Daniel Brooks, Reporter

    October 24, 2016

    Mr. Jeremy Webb's Engineering Drawing and Design class used their drone to assist the county's maintenance department with the inspection of the water tower on Tuesday, October 18.

    Adam Belton, Cody Baker, and Mr. Webb fly the drone to the water tower.

    Daniel Brooks

  • Classes elect officers

    Classes elect officers

    Sarah Hannah, Reporter

    October 20, 2016

    Each class has been voting for their 2016-17 class officers over the last few weeks. Students who wanted to run for president and vice president had to fill out a form and give it to the class adviser. After the students filled out the packet, the campaigning began in earnest with the hallway filling with posters and fliers. Students then voted for who they thought would be the best choice for each office.... READ MORE »»

    From Left: Brianna Lumpkin, Senior Class President; Anna Balgoyen, Senior Class Vice President; Emily Martinez, Junior Class President; Nicholas Buchanan, Junior Class Vice President

    Sarah Hannah

Knight Life

The Knight Times website rated First Class by VHSL

The Knight Times website rated First Class by VHSL

As part of an annual evaluation of news websites produced by high schoolers across Virginia, the VHSL awarded The Knight Times a rating of First Class on October 6, 2016....  Read More »

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