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  • April 21SCA sponsored fundraiser "Buick: Driving for Dollars", will be held at the school on Friday, May 5, from 4-8:00 PM.

  • April 21Jostens will be back on Wednesday, April 26, during all 3A to pass out cap and gowns for graduating seniors.

  • April 18AP students are scheduled to begin testing on Monday, May 1.

  • April 18The "Dodge Cancer" event will be held in the gym on Wednesday, April 26, from 4-5:30 p.m.

Lipscomb receives VBCPS community service award

Lipscomb receives VBCPS community service award

Anna Michaud, Editor-in-Chief

"The program benefits both the student and the mentor because it teaches the mentor responsibility and it gives the student someone to look up to."

April 20, 2017No Comments

Students turn “official for a day”

Students turn “official for a day”

April 6, 2017

Student leaders, mostly from their schools' Student Cooperative Association (SCA), took over city and school system administrative offices...

National Library Week shows student, staff involvement

National Library Week shows student, staff involvement

April 3, 2017

National Library Week is back and plans to showcase just a few of the school's students and clubs that make up our Falcon family. In ...

Margaret Beckner: Coastal Virginia Magazine’s top teacher

Margaret Beckner: Coastal Virginia Magazine’s top teacher

March 31, 2017

French teacher Margaret Beckner was recently selected as Coastal Virginia Magazine’s Top Teacher. ...

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Sliding into new season

Sliding into new season

Ben Darnell, Sports Editor

SENIOR AUSTIN CABONE releasing his cannon on the mound.

April 21, 2017No Comments

Upgrading track

Upgrading track

Hope Weaver, Editor-In-Chief

Falcon Track and Field teams are in need of everyone's help this season to soar past this finish line.

April 4, 2017No Comments

  • Lacrosse face-offs, body checks March 30, 2017
  • March Madness, madness March 22, 2017
  • Paddling not sponsored March 1, 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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Spring Break memories

Spring Break memories

Lauren Hillier, Olivia Merklinger, and Alexis Gingerich

 Here are a few photos to show where your fellow Falcons traveled this Spring Break.  From Mexico to Arizona, students vacationed, relaxed, and spent time with family an...

April 20, 2017No Comments

Speaking to “National Day of Silence”

Speaking to “National Day of Silence”

Hope Weaver, Editor-In-Chief

"If it is not possible, we ask that you understand the situation, and the courage of those involved, and to please be compassionate," Milosevich said.

April 18, 2017No Comments

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AVID, the true story

AVID, the true story

Paul Best, Staff Writer

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a class offered at many schools throughout the country in effort to effectively prepare secondary students for college and life bey...

April 20, 2017No Comments

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...

“Love is love”, GSA assembly

“Love is love”, GSA assembly

February 8, 2017

From backstage, it looked like the inside of a rainbow. With this image stuck in her mind, she took...

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The student news site of Frank W. Cox High School
The student news site of Frank W. Cox High School