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  • May 22Senior exams will be held from Monday, June 5 - Thursday, June 9 during classes.

  • May 22Senior prom is scheduled for Saturday, June 3, at 7 PM at the Princess Anne Country Club.

  • May 16Schools will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday Monday, May 29.

  • May 16SOL testing will begin on Monday, May 22 and will continue through Friday, May 26.

Team USA Field Hockey, grad Stefanie Fee

Team USA Field Hockey, grad Stefanie Fee

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Alumnus and 2016 Team USA Olympic Field Hockey player Stefanie Fee will be honored at the school on Thursday, March 18, between the girls and boys varsity soccer games against...

May 17, 2017No Comments

Tensions rise over storm water

Tensions rise over storm water

May 8, 2017

Tensions were high in the Virginia Beach City Council chambers on Tuesday, April 25, when the issue of st...

Doyon wins Model NATO Press Corps challenge

Doyon wins Model NATO Press Corps challenge

May 2, 2017

Sophomore and Journalism I student Sydney Doyon recently acted as a NATO Press Corps ambassador in Reykjavik,...

Students win Weisel essay, art competitions

Students win Weisel essay, art competitions

April 26, 2017

Junior Audrey McGovern and senior Cassidy Burnett were recently awarded a first place distinction in...

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Baseball takes Conference

Baseball takes Conference

Ben Darnell, Sports Editor

In the boys varsity baseball locker room, one could only hear the deafening sounds of yelling, cheering, and celebration after defeating the second seeded Kellam Knights on their f...

May 26, 2017No Comments

Spring sports successes

Spring sports successes

Ben Darnell, Sports Editor

SENIOR OLIVIA MERKLINGER battling hard against Green Run.

May 10, 2017No Comments

  • Soccer shoots, scores May 2, 2017
  • Scherrer, Gingerich named school’s VBSC Athletes of the Year April 26, 2017
  • Sliding into new season April 21, 2017

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How-to: make classic, white cupcakes

How-to: make classic, white cupcakes

Hope Weaver, Editor-In-Chief

Sometimes the answer to a good day is friends and cupcakes. Sophomores Sydney Doyon and Shannon Giesen show us "how -to" make classic white cupcakes. Check out these t...

April 5, 2017No Comments

Betsy DeVos, making or breaking the system

Betsy DeVos, making or breaking the system

March 21, 2017

Editorial: Betsy DeVos, making education great again

March 21, 2017

“Education’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by ...

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Locals favorite eateries

Locals favorite eateries

Ellie Gilden and Alexis Gingerich

Coming off the beach and looking for a new spot to try? Here are some local favorites.

May 26, 2017No Comments

Prom!!!

Prom!!!

Olivia Merklinger and Lauren Hillier

Here are some Pinterest prom ideas to get inspiration from!  There are great hairstyles, makeup, and dress ideas. Scroll through our boards and you will hopefully be able...

May 22, 2017No Comments

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Falcon Theater presents “the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”

Falcon Theater presents “the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”

Audrey McGovern, Editor-In-Chief

When the curtains are drawn, the lights will illuminate the stage of the newest Falcon Theater production, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, originally a novel by C.S Lewis. The play begins Thursday, April 27, and will play through Saturday, April 29.

April 26, 2017No Comments

AVID, the true story

AVID, the true story

April 20, 2017

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a class offered at many schools throughout the co...

High school: the video

High school: the video

March 15, 2017

Falcon Press News staffers thought it would be a good idea to ask students around the school what they...

Diverse celebration

Diverse celebration

February 21, 2017

This month, widely known as Black History month, will also showcase a celebration of diversity; students...

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The student news site of Frank W. Cox High School
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