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Fuquay Varina High Schools 2023 Swim team.

Swim season in session

Zoe Spurlock, Sports Writer December 7, 2023

The swim season just started, and the FVHS team had their first meet on Nov. 18. This season they have a young team, and they are looking forward to having a successful outcome this year. Junior...

Benny the Bengal appears at many school events such as sports games and works towards getting everyone in the audience excited.

Who is Benny The Bengal?

Jack Kelly, Features Writer December 4, 2023

Benny the Bengal is FVHS’s iconic mascot who makes appearances at different sporting events in support of FVHS. Except for swimming, obviously. Cats are scared of water. You can, however, see him performing...

The town of Fuquay Varina 2021 Christmas parade. Photo courtesy of Nicole Roseman.

Students participated in Fuquay-Varina Christmas Parade

Lena Vecchione, Copy Editor December 4, 2023

The annual Fuquay-Varina Christmas Parade took place on Sunday, Dec 3rd, and many students took part in the festivities this year.  Many families in the community look forward to seeing the parade,...

There has been a rise in soccer players getting injured due to the amount of games being played.

Injuries in soccer because too much games

Javi Fernandez Alvarez, Sports Writer December 1, 2023

In the world of professional soccer, players play two games a week. This is 180 minutes each week, which added to the training, is a lot of physical wear and tear. Last week we saw several injuries,...

Fuquay Varina Men’s varsity basketball team, had a game against Holly Springs High School on November 28th, 2023.

Mens basketball team looks to turn season around in game at Apex

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor December 1, 2023

The FVHS mens basketball team has had a rough start to their season, currently posting a 0-3 record.  The Bengals lost their first game of the season against Holly Springs High School, 50-39.  Fuquay...

Southeast Raleigh High School is on high alert after a tragic incident.

Local high school student killed in on-campus stabbing

Kaitlyn Matthews, News Editor November 30, 2023

On Nov. 27, two high school students were stabbed by another at Southeast Raleigh High School. Both students were hospitalized, and while one is stable with no life threatening injuries, the other student...

De’Mari Maxson, a wrestler for Fuquay Varina High School, competed at North Johnston High School.

FVHS Varsity wrestling prepares for tough matchups in upcoming tournament

Riley Congdon, Sports Writer November 30, 2023

FVHS is traveling to Green Hope High School this Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023, to face off in the Green Hope Grapple Tournament.  So far this season, FVHS is 1-3 with a win over North Johnston High School. The...

Loud sounds panic Crabtree Valley Mall shoppers

Loud sounds panic Crabtree Valley Mall shoppers

Jackson Page, News Writer November 29, 2023

Multiple loud sounds were heard in Crabtree Valley Mall on Black Friday, sending shoppers into a panic thinking the sounds were gunshots. Authorities have confirmed that no shots were fired and no injuries...

New restaurants opening in North Carolina

New restaurants opening in North Carolina

Fiorella Mena, Features Writer November 20, 2023

A Shake Shack has recently opened in Raleigh, as well as a Raising Canes in Chapel Hill.  Shake Shack is known for its shakes, burgers, and chicken. According to Daily Hive and several other sources,...

AI Generated

President Biden signs AI executive order

Jackson Page, News Writer November 20, 2023

President Biden signed an executive order regarding the safety of AI development and use on Oct. 30. It includes protection of consumers and their privacy, advances civil rights and equity, and creates...

The lies and evils of social media

Deception in social media

Salma Abdous, Opinions Writer November 20, 2023

Studies show that more than 60 percent of Americans have come across fake news on the internet. These days, there is more fake news than real news.  Misinformed and uneducated people make claims on...

Many people debate what should and should not be considered a sport, such as dance and cheerleading.

What is a sport?

Lucas Prestipino, Sports Editor November 18, 2023

The question of what makes a sport a sport has been asked for generations. This applies to many “sports” from chess to cheerleading, and even town design. First of all, the word sport needs a direct...

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