In the Spotlight

New York Trip 2018

by Cassie Clapper in Features

By: Cassie Clapper/Senior writer This year’s New York City field trip is coming soon. Everyone attending this trip needs to have handed in their money to either Mrs. Sarah Camburn, or to the office. During [More]



Teacher Profile- Miss. Zakarauskas

By: Danni-Lee/Sophomore Writer and Kyra Powell/Senior Writer and Content Editor The Raider Reader kicks off this year’s Teacher Spotlight with our treasured chorus director, Amy Zakarauskas. Here we give you an overview of what it took [More]


Who’s New?

By: Allyssa Johnson/Co-Editor in Chief and Alec Martin/Co-Social Media Director The 2018-2019 school year has officially begun. This school year has brought plenty of new students, new teachers, and returning students. 9th Grade Nick Buerkle What [More]

Countdown to Last Day

Last dismissal is in...


Hayley & Alexa – Senior Podcast

NHS Inductees


Senior Feature: Amber Cavanaugh

Seniors of 2018

By: Jubilee DelGado/Staff Artist Amber Cavanaugh is currently a senior at Blue Ridge High School, who works with the Pre-K kids at Blue Ridge, and has been a part of her local youth group. After [More]

Senior Feature: James Esterline

Seniors of 2018

By: Morgan Mansfield/Sophomore Writer “Don’t look back at the past, you’re not going that way.” Once he graduates high school, James Esterline plans to join the U.S. Army.  His dream job would be to become [More]

Senior Feature: Logan Sullivan

Seniors of 2018

By: Emma Glezen/Content Editor “Make your own luck.” – Anonymous Logan Sullivan has plans to work after high school and later attend culinary school with hopes of accomplishing his dream job of cooking on a cruise [More]

Senior Feature: Travis Hickling

Seniors of 2018

By: Emma Glezen/Content Editor “If I don’t do this, how much will it affect my grade?” – Travis Hickling Travis Hickling plans to attend Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology majoring in electrical technology.  He will possibly [More]

Conversation with my Mother

BR Takes on NYC!

2018 Prom Court