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History Teacher Joshua Toth roots for the Patriots as a young fan.

Fan Factors

Leo Miracle, Sports Editor April 21, 2021

When NFL season kicks into high gear, that’s when the jerseys come out. Students flood the hallways and their social media feeds with memorabilia and supportive messages for their favorite teams. Despite...

The Jaguars take the field against the Madison Warhawks on Feb. 22.

In-Person Football Games Kick Off Social Opportunities

Max Miracle, Editor-in-Chief April 14, 2021

The March cold is biting, the bleachers are wet, and the Jaguars are losing by 30 points. But the stands are still alive with enthusiasm as students celebrate one of the few vestiges of pre-pandemic life:...

Doing the Material Justice

Yakob Beshir, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

In class, new Criminal Justice teacher David Papazian has a lot to talk about. He’s protected presidential candidates on the campaign trail, worked for Homeland Security in Kuwait and sailed back and...

Streaming Services Flick Theaters to the Curb

Marcus Leary, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Movies have been an escape from reality since their invention. But like all things, in 2020, they got shut down. However, Warnermedia’s new plan for HBO Max could make theaters permanently obsolete.  Warnermedia...

Opinion: Bring Back In-Person Events

Donovan Wilson, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Falls Church needs to have events before the year ends. Senior dues are $50, and for practically nothing going on at the school. I think the school needs events like prom, or a get-together, because it...

Recent Immigrants Struggle to Adapt to Pandemic Schooling

Nancy Nguyen, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Schools all over the U.S. have been closed since March 12th of last year due to the rising cases of covid-19. It has been a challenging year for students, teachers and parents to adjust to the new learning...

Behind the Wheel Instructor Brian Booth sits on the county training car. (Photo taken in 2019)

Behind the Wheel Shifts Back into Gear

Erik Judy, News Editor April 13, 2021

Orange traffic cones and “student driver” stickers have returned to the school parking lot. FCPS’ Behind the Wheel program—a driver’s license stepping stone—has resumed after a pandemic hiatus. With...

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