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Today's News

  • Spiritual darkness lifted Donald Trump

        When Pope Francis met with our man-child president last week at the Vatican, the leader of the universal Catholic Church looked as though he’d rather be anywhere else in the universe except where he was.
         Trump was grinning like the proverbial Cheshire cat, but the Pope wasn’t smiling; not at all. We know, of course, who – among the two of them – is most respected around the world, and it certainly isn’t Donald Trump.

  • Liberty boys soccer falls to Rustburg in Conference 30 semifinal game

    Liberty’s boys soccer team faced Brookville in the Conference 30 quarterfinals on May 22. The boys looked to best the Bees after splitting regular season contests with them.

    The Minutemen not only toppled Brookville, but they scored a season-high five goals on their way to a dominant 5-1 win.

    “The first half was a slow start to us but we put  together what was probably our best soccer in the second 40 minutes,” said Head Coach Eric Seckman. “Everything was clicking for us.”

  • Liberty softball comes up short in Conference 30 championship game

    Liberty’s softball team was originally scheduled to play its Conference 30 semifinal bout on Tuesday, May 23, but inclement weather would push the game until Friday, May 26. 

    Due to the extreme weather delay, the Lady Minutemen were forced to play two games in one day for the conference championship. The squad’s day started at Tunstall at noon and finished at Heritage against Brookville.

    Liberty’s game against Tunstall started off smoothly, as Millie Thompson held her own in the circle with ten strike outs and zero runs scored.

  • Jefferson Forest softball falls by one run in Region 4A West quarterfinals

    Jefferson Forest softball started off its bid for the Conference 23 championship title by cruising over Liberty Christian Academy on May 22.

    The Cavs only needed five innings to thump LCA 11-0 on Monday. Megan O’Neil tossed a no-hitter while striking out eight and only walking two. Forest’s offense pounded in 12 hits to score its 11 runs.

  • Extra Points: NCAA Abroad?

    I came across an article the other day in the New York Times that caught my eye. 

  • SR softball comes up short in Conference 31 semifinals

    Staunton River’s softball season came to an end in the Conference 31 semifinals.

  • Liberty soccer enjoys conference 4-peat, falls in region play

    Liberty’s girls soccer team captured its fourth conference title in as many years on May 25.

    The Lady Minutemen’s journey to gold started with Brookville on May 23. The girls were definitely fresh for the game after having nearly a week off and they came out with high energy to overcome the Bees 4-0. Liberty’s goals came from Delaney Snead (2), Lydia Young (1) and Samantha Venables (1). Morgann Dills only had to make one save for the night, while the Lady Minutemen pounded 31 shots on Brookville’s goal.

  • Jefferson Forest girls soccer one game away from States

     Jefferson Forest girls soccer continues to be nearly unstoppable, as they ran over Rock Ridge 3-0 in the opening round of Region 4A West play.

    The Cavs moved to 18-1 on the season and are one win away from a berth into the State playoffs.

  • Don’t hold your breath

        Left-wingers looking for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump will probably have a long wait.

  • Remembering

        ...Well, I believe we, the Americans of today, are ready to act worthy of ourselves, ready to do what must be done to ensure happiness and liberty for ourselves, our children, and our children’s children. And as we renew ourselves here in our own land, we will be seen as having greater strength throughout the world. We will again be the exemplar of freedom and a beacon of hope for those who do not now have freedom.