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Club variety abounds at RB

Club variety abounds at RB

Jillian Dahms, Staff Reporter
October 26, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Looking to get involved? One of the many ways to get involved at RB is joining a club. It is a way to meet new friends, learn new things, and it even looks good on a college application. There are a number of clubs here at RB which makes it simple to find one that’s right for each student. Some of...

Monsters among us at Skeletober in LaGrange

Monsters among us at Skeletober in LaGrange

Armando Marmolejo, Staff Reporter
October 26, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories, Uncategorized

The LaGrange Halloween Walk started seven years ago in 2009. It takes place on October 29. The walk was coordinated by the LGBA, also known as the Lagrange Business Association. Kids who come to participate for the walk have to be there at 9:00 in the morning and the walk ends at 11:00 in the morn...

Okay, okay band, let’s get in formation!

Okay, okay band, let’s get in formation!

Mia Donnamario, Staff Reporter
October 26, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Features

What comes to mind when you think of football games? Most people would say things like Friday nights, winning, cheerleaders, and halftime. Halftime may not be something that interests many people, but it is the entertainment of a football game. Here at RBHS, halftime is a pretty big deal. Now that the...

Rolling around with a social enigma

Rolling around with a social enigma

Anthony Landahl, Staff Reporter
October 25, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Due to a recent injury, I was required to roll around a roller backpack. To my surprise I was teased by friends. It was nothing but a mere backpack with wheels. Why did my friends tease me? Why was my roller backpack the center of some kind of inside joke? To find out more about these questions I ...

Turnabout: just another dance?

Turnabout: just another dance?

Hailey Paisker, Staff Reporter
October 25, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Every two years, RB holds a dance called “turnabout”. Turnabout was first created by the woman Sadie Hawkins. It can also be called the Sadie Hawkins dance. This informal dance will be sponsored by a high school or college so female students can invite male students. Even though it’s been an RBHS...

Young Life offers a new experience

Young Life offers a new experience

Haley Skiera, Staff Reporter
October 21, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Young Life is a club open to everyone who lives in the Riverside Brookfield area and is a high school student. “What I do is create relationships with high school girls and get to know them and talk to them about Jesus and God and how that comes together with life,” said Young Life leader Isabelle...

Orchesis is “fun”draising

Orchesis is “fun”draising

Mary Kober, Staff Reporter
October 21, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

  Orchesis is an after school extracurricular activity at RB that starts in the fall and ends in the end of April. Madelyn Doyle, the main Orchesis instructor who’s in charge of it, runs the fundraising for it. Rehearsed dances and choreographs are done and created and then performed live with al...

RB MED

RB MED

Nate Navarro, Staff Reporter
October 20, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

During sports seasons, there are usually trainers at every high school and higher level sport. The trainers are there to help in case of an emergency or injury. Student trainers here at RBHS are volunteers who give up their own time after school to help others who need to get better. These students a...

Back at it Shenan-again

Back at it Shenan-again

Ariana Porras, Staff Reporter
October 19, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Riverside Brookfield High School’s improv group, The Shenanigans, has introduced new types of comedy and senses of humor with its new members and a new sponsor for the 2016-2017 school year. “Shenanigans is like that estranged family that gets together at Thanksgiving that ends up having a lot of...

Dealing with Concussions

Dealing with Concussions

Zachary Georgopoulos, Staff Reporter
October 19, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

I have been an athlete since I was four years old, and sports are part of who I am. I dedicate myself everyday to sports, making it my primary goal to succeed. Sports are wonderful, but they also come with a price: All of your hard work and dedication can be wiped away with an injury, whether it's fr...

Horrifying Halloween in store for RB students

Horrifying Halloween in store for RB students

Jack Jurgens, Staff Reporter
October 18, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Halloween is a holiday for tricking, treating, and a history of spine-chilling traditions. Many students are involved in celebrating this spooky holiday and all the different ways to honor October 31. Haunted houses, costume parties, and of course trick or treating are popular customs commonly celebr...

Club Feature: Best Buddies at its best!

Club Feature: Best Buddies at its best!

Madison Heninger, Staff Reporter
October 18, 2016
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Best Buddies is an organization that builds and encourages friendships with students who have intellectual and developmental issues. Best Buddies was established at RBHS 10 years ago and the group already has nearly 190 members. This club was created to help form relationships with students with mental ...

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