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A FINAL FAREWELL

Six teachers leave the nest after years of influence Success is not achieved overnight, brought on by a single event, or attained by the acts of a single person. In the eyes of many Godwin students, the road to their success undoubtedly began with one or more of the dedicated teachers at Godwin. This year, […]

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Opinion

Puerto Rico: Let’s Not Forget What Happened

Puerto Ricans are left to fend for themselves, even in the wake of Maria It is an island abounding in beauty, with its rich history and a culture that never fails to disappoint. You will never leave forgetting the rejuvenating beat of the salsa and bomba music we are proud of. When you leave, you […]

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From Galilee to Richmond – Israeli twins begin new chapter in the U.S at Godwin

Leaving your home for an unknown future is always intimidating, and the journey isn’t always clear. For some, it may be the biggest struggle of their life. Nonetheless, for others, it becomes the best decision they have made. Juniors Yarden and Snir Laron moved to Richmond from Israel this school year, and although their life […]

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Sports

Godwin senior is ready to “rock the boat” next fall

Emily Key commits to sailing at Christopher Newport University Every year at Godwin, it is common to see several students commit to schools on an athletic scholarship for team sports, but it isn’t common to see a student commit to a school for sailing. At the age of 11, senior Emily Key began sailing at […]

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The Decision Is In…A look at the other side of a snow day

It is without a doubt that the 2018 winter season began with a surprise. Just two days after students returned from winter break, bitterly cold temperatures enveloped the Richmond area, followed by several inches of snow. On Jan. 5th, Godwin received nearly three inches of snow, closing schools as expected. However, with sub-freezing temperatures, it […]

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E-cigarettes are on the rise within the Godwin community, affecting the classroom.

Traditional cigarette smoking may have been a popular trend in the past, but as soon as innovative products come into play, it is without a doubt that consumers will follow the new trend. Today, e-cigarettes are some of the hottest items on the market, with a purpose of helping people who have quit smoking. However, […]

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Life before the nest

A look into three teachers’ lives beyond the walls of Godwin On the first day of school, students hear the credentials of their teachers, most often a list of colleges and degrees.This year, three new Godwin teachers introduced themselves to their students and brought unique experiences to their resume. Maria Burruss Many teachers dive directly […]

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Changes to roads affect Godwin travel

With the new school year settling in, many noticeable changes have occurred at Godwin. One of those changes affects how some students commute to school, leaving students to find different, longer ways to get on campus safely. The crosswalk that many used to cross Pump Rd. is no longer in existence. Right before the summer […]