The Student News Site of Fluvanna County High School

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The Student News Site of Fluvanna County High School

The Fluco Beat

The Student News Site of Fluvanna County High School

The Fluco Beat

Olympic-Sized Problems in Paris
Olympic-Sized Problems in Paris
Anderson Miller, Journalist • May 21, 2024

The Summer Olympic Games are simultaneously a celebration of the most elite athletes in the world and a centuries-long tradition that is different...

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Your Say - Week of May 27
May 27, 2024
Created by Julia Tomaras on the whiteboard in Lisa Searcys office. Julia came up with the slogan. Artwork created by Julia Tomaras. Photo courtesy of Lisa Searcy
Photo Courtesy of Lisa Searcy
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Can a Chatbot Help with Mental Health Issues?
Anderson Miller, Journalist • May 14, 2024

It is estimated by the World Health Organization (WHO) that one out of four people globally will be impacted by mental illness in their lives....

Multi-sport student althetes Kaiya Wriglyy 26 and Kameren Green 25.
For Multi-Sport Athletes, Juggling is the Name of the Game
Marley Rochester, Journalist • May 17, 2024

It can be a rare breed of people who can effortlessly juggle three different jobs and complete all of them perfectly and on time. For some students...

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Spray Tan Do's and Don'ts
Sage Gibson, Journalist • May 20, 2024

As the weather warms up and dresses, skirts, and shorts start coming out of storage, many people start looking for ways to get tan skin. A common and method of getting a sun-kissed...

FCHS Science teacher Patrick Tubman in his science classroom. Photo courtesy of Kessler Potter.
Tubman's Journey to Fluvanna
Madelyn Treadway, Journalist • May 10, 2024

The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell, right? Yes, but not in the way many think. In fact, the mitochondria is just one of many organelles that make up cells. These cells, which both plants and animals have, are one of the building...

Meet The Staff
Emily Graves
Emily Graves
Journalist

Emily is in 10th grade and this is her first year in Journalism. She is a part of the cheer team and lacrosse team and her favorite flowers are wildflowers.

Marley is a junior in her first year in journalism. She plays lacrosse and field hockey. Her favorite movie in the world is "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days."

Gracie is in 11th grade, and this is her second year in Journalism. She likes to ride horses and hang with her friends in her free time. A fun fact about her is that she loves Morgan Wallen.

Christopher is in 11th grade and this is his first year in Journalism. He enjoys drawing and painting. His favorite movie is Spiderman 1.

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In The Know - 5/10
May 10, 2024

Last Day of School
Have a fun and safe summer!
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Top 10 Best “Star Wars” Lightsaber Duels
Matthew Gresham and Mia Turley May 19, 2024

Last year, I ranked and reviewed all theatrical “Star Wars” films to celebrate May 4 (famous as the day when we celebrate “May the Fourth Be With You”). Since it’s...

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The World Pilot
Hunter Perkins, Journalist • May 20, 2024
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The Human Race
May 16, 2024
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Sealed
May 13, 2024
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