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Turf grass on the campus of Clover Hill High School.

Obsession with lawns harms environment for sake of vanity

Jackson Lair, Staff Writer March 1, 2023

In a time of rampant habitat destruction and starvation, America continues to waste precious land and resources. America’s communities are surrounded by empty, dead space. The land is cleared of its...

Popular books recently affected by Policy 3035 due to explicit content.

Chesterfield County Policy 3035 restricts explicit educational materials, sparking county and statewide debate

Spencer Woodbury and Ben Schneider February 1, 2023

On Jan. 1, 2023, the Chesterfield County School Board instituted Policy 3035, which limits the use of sexually explicit content in instructional materials. According to school board member Dot Heffron,...

The cover of the new album from Kidz at Play, Mike Tyson Jab.

Clover Hill alumni release debut album, make waves in music scene

Levi Xayachack, Staff Writer January 17, 2023

Kidz at Play, or KaP, the creative house born straight from The Hill, is booming in success and hype as the rollout of their debut album shakes up the local music scene. The 11 track album, “Mike Tyson...

Memorial at UVA to remember the lives lost and impacted as a result of the shooting on Nov. 13.

The aftermath of gun violence

Ben Schneider and Spencer Woodbury December 10, 2022

In the past month, Virginia experienced two mass shootings, one at the University of Virginia (UVA) and another at a Walmart in Chesapeake, plunging the state into the heart of a national discussion about...

Senior Bryce Hicks and junior Steven Wineglass perform as the only two male cheerleaders currently at Clover Hill.
(Steven Wineglass)

Hicks and Wineglass: breaking stereotypes

Jamya Morgan, Staff Writer November 3, 2022

Like many other schools in the area, Clover Hill has always had exclusively female cheerleaders. This year, two males, Senior Bryce Hicks and junior Steven Wineglass, joined the cheerleading team, showing...

Swain walks onto the field during the game against George Wythe on Oct. 7.

Swain takes over as the new quarterback

Ben Schneider, Editor-in-Chief October 11, 2022

During the third quarter of the football team’s opening game against the Matoaca Warriors, backup quarterback Malacai Swain stood on the sideline. The sophomore had no idea that he was about to enter...

Newquist does an exercise in the gym while modeling a Goliath Athletics shirt and shorts.

Ethan Newquist: Breaking the mold

Ben Schneider and James Rioux September 29, 2022

When Ethan Newquist works out at the gym or goes on a run, he wears clothes that he created himself; the 16-year-old entrepreneur has his own athletic apparel company, Goliath Athletics.   Newquist...

Swift Creek Middle School student Joshua Davis sitting next to First Lady, Dr. Jill Biden, at the State of the Union address.

Inside one Chesterfield family’s fight to lower drug costs

Spencer Woodbury and Ben Schneider March 15, 2022

On March 1, 2022, thirteen-year-old Type 1 diabetes advocate Joshua Davis sat alongside members of Congress in the Capitol Building during the annual State of the Union address. The Swift Creek Middle...

D’Amato parades with the American flag after her record-setting race.

Chesterfield runner breaks American marathon record

Ben Schneider, Editor February 23, 2022

When Keira D’Amato crossed the finish line at the Houston Marathon on Jan. 16, the clock read 2:19:12. Her race was the fastest ever by an American woman. The thirty-seven year-old mother of two and...

The bus loop at Clover Hill High School has seen an increase in late and double-back busses throughout the 2021-2022 school year.

CCPS addresses ongoing transportation issues

Ben Schneider, Editor December 9, 2021

This year, Clover Hill is experiencing transportation issues as a result of the widespread Chesterfield County Public Schools bus driver shortage which, among other problems, has resulted in students arriving...

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