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  • March 14Ring Dance will be held on Saturday, April 1, at Virginia Wesleyan College.

  • March 9The Beach Girls Rock annual workshop will be held at the school on Saturday, March 25, from 8 a.m. - noon.

  • March 9The first ever Falcon Forum will take place from Monday, March 20- Thursday, March 24, in the library.

  • February 20Good luck to all spring sports student-athletes this season.

Junior Ian Lichacz, mayor’s “page”

Junior Ian Lichacz, mayor’s “page”

Adviser

I was shocked when the Mayor’s office called to schedule an interview with me, “Lichacz said. “ I didn’t expect to hear anything back at all, honestly.”

March 22No Comments

Fountain fantastic

Fountain fantastic

March 20

Two new water fountains have sprung up around the school in the past week. The fountains, made by Elkay Drinking Fountains are designed to ...

Virginia Beach confirms $220 million arena

Virginia Beach confirms $220 million arena

March 16

Mayor Will Sessoms confirmed that a deal had been reached with United States Management (USM) to build...

Marching Falcons win honor band status

Marching Falcons win honor band status

March 14

Band Director Mike Lane recently led student members of the performing arts to Superior finishes at the recent Virginia Band and Orchestr...

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March Madness, madness

March Madness, madness

Ben Darnell, Sports Editor

FRESHMAN STAR JOSH Jackson celebrates during the game against Michigan State.

March 22No Comments

Paddling not sponsored

Paddling not sponsored

Emma Emerson, Features Editor

"There were a lot of people there and it was a little overwhelming but it was cool to see that a bunch of the people you know are into the same thing you," Greene said. "It was fun, the race was cool because you could see from start to finish. A lot of the times you can't do that.

March 1No Comments

  • Q&A: senior Andrew Teixeira March 1
  • Running successfully February 16
  • Q & A: senior swimmer Cameron Bailey February 10

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Betsy DeVos, making or breaking the system

Betsy DeVos, making or breaking the system

Chris O'Brien and Audrey McGovern

March 21No Comments

Editorial: Betsy DeVos, making education great again

March 21

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

Op-Editorial: Breaking education, Education Secretary DeVos

March 21

" … She does not have the qualifications to uphold the department of education’s primary goal—to ens...

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Simmons College visit

Simmons College visit

Hope Weaver, Editor-In-Chief

Ultimately, the only thing that matters when it comes to college is that every student finds a place that feels like home, or at least smells nice. I've found that feeling at Simmons, and I hope that everyone is lucky enough to find their home away from home, too.

March 15No Comments

Dresses for all occassions

Dresses for all occassions

Adia Horvath, Features Editor

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March 9No Comments

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Falcon Forum: purpose of BHAG

Falcon Forum: purpose of BHAG

Olivia McNulty and Kelsey Lipscomb

The school's first ever Falcon Forum began today with alumnus Autumn Weiss, who took the time to explain the purpose of what she refers to as Big Hair Audacious Goals (BHAG).

March 21No Comments

High school: the video

High school: the video

March 15

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

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

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

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