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School Schedule Change
School Schedule Change
May 27, 2022

For as long as I can remember, the school year has always began after Labor Day. Beginning August 2022, this will no longer be true. On February...

Glamorous Guide to Prom
Glamorous Guide to Prom
May 20, 2022

Prom is just around the corner and with that comes a list of common faux pas to avoid in order to have the best night. Here on the...

Piglet, Pooh, Mike, Sully, and Hannah Montana were all featured costumes
Senior Breakfast is Back!
April 25, 2022

Menchville’s Class of 2022 was honored at their Senior Breakfast, held in Cafeteria 2, on the morning of April 20th. This marked...

Earth Day 2022
Earth Day 2022
April 22, 2022

Every year on April 22, we are reminded of the burdens the world has placed on the environment. Smog fills the air, trash litters the...

The Junioritis Epidemic at Menchville
The Junioritis Epidemic at Menchville
May 27, 2022

Everyone talks about senioritis but no one talks about junioritis. The condition known as junioritis is more severe than senioritis. This state...

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Calculating A College Checklist
May 23, 2022

Throughout our K-12 experience, schools have given us a list of what to bring. Items to share with the...

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Promposal Pressure
April 25, 2022

Prom season is here! This also means it is the season for your social media feed to be filled with absurd...

The Struggles of Senioritis
The Struggles of Senioritis
March 28, 2022

Every year right after winter break, many seniors lose the motivation for everything dealing with school....

Track & Field Meet April 13
Track & Field Meet April 13
April 15, 2022

On Wednesday, April 13, 2022, the first outdoor meet...

Boys and Girls Tennis Teams Sweep Kecoughtan
Boys and Girls Tennis Teams Sweep Kecoughtan
April 15, 2022

The boys and girls tennis teams faced off against Kecoughtan,...

Menchville Girls Basketball State Champions
Menchville Girl's Basketball State Champions
March 14, 2022

The VHSL Class 5 Girl's Basketball State Championship was more about the fundamentals of the game than...

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All-Star Weekend 2022
February 25, 2022

Honoring the current and historic NBA greats, the 2022 NBA All Star weekend gave us moments to remember....

The Menchville Swim Team poses for a photo after winning the 5B Regionals
VHSL Swim and Dive 5B Regionals
February 17, 2022

On February 10, 2022, the VHSL Swim and Dive 5B Regionals took place at Midtown Community Center. This...

Sidelines: Center of Attention
"Sidelines": Center of Attention
May 12, 2022

Two years after her sophomore album, "Punisher", Phoebe...

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The Viscount Who Vexed Me
March 29, 2022

SPOILERS AHEAD DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVE NOT WATCHED...

The Batman Review- The Dark Knight Does Not Disappoint
The Batman Review- The Dark Knight Does Not Disappoint
March 28, 2022

After initially being announced in 2014, Warner Brothers' long-awaited solo Batman film finally hit the...

Texas Chainsaw Massacre Should be Massacred
Texas Chainsaw Massacre Should be Massacred
March 23, 2022

Stop killing good storylines with watered-down classic villains. Texas Chainsaw Massacre, released on...

The Euphoria Season Finale
The Euphoria Season Finale
March 17, 2022

(This review contains spoilers.)   Whether you know the show or not, one may have heard about...

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Archery Team Set for a Bullseye
Archery Team Set for a Bullseye
May 13, 2022

One of Menchville’s lesser-known clubs is archery. They typically don't get the red carpet rolled out...

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Menchville's Triple Helix Robotics Team
April 27, 2022

While Menchville is known for its marching band, basketball team, and football team, I would like to...

May - Memories on the Lions Roar
May - Memories on the Lion's Roar
May 27, 2022

As the 2021 -2022 school year comes to a close, we at the Lion's Roar are reminiscing...

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April - Fools' Day
April 25, 2022

April, the month of Aries and allergies, is also the month of one of my favorite holidays,...

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March - Women Who Run the Paper
March 29, 2022

This month is National Women’s History Month and here at The Lion’s Roar, we are celebrating...

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February - Mental Health Half-days
February 22, 2022

Mental Health Half-days has created controversy with the students and teachers of Menchville...