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  • June 6Seniors: Graduation is Saturday, June 17, at the VBCC at 5 PM. Students should arrive at 3:45.

  • June 6Seniors: Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal is Monday, June 12, at the VBCC from 2:15-3:30.

  • May 30Congratulations to all spring sports athletes who will continue to state competition this week.

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

Virginia Beach history, the ‘Dome’

Virginia Beach history, the ‘Dome’

February 2, 2017

According to the city economic development website and the Virginian Pilot, in 1994 the 'Dome' was torn down to make room for a parking lot; however, plans are currently in the works to revive the historic lot into a newer, superior, part of Virginia Beach history.

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Inside Turpin’s campaign

Inside Turpin’s campaign

January 24, 2017

Advanced Placement Environmental Science teacher Cheryl Turpin (D) recently ran for the 85th District House of Representatives against Ro...

Social media wins local election

Social media wins local election

January 5, 2017

Jessica Abbott is to date the youngest Virginia Beach councilwoman ever elected and credits social media...

Trump secures electoral victory

Trump secures electoral victory

November 9, 2016

Republican candidate Donald Trump won the presidential election yesterday, creating one of the biggest upse...

Final debate gets personal

Final debate gets personal

October 24, 2016

Republican and Democrat presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton participated in the...

Trump versus Clinton: round 1

Trump versus Clinton: round 1

September 29, 2016

Republican and Democrat presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton participated in the first of three nationally televised debates at Hofstra University in New York this week. The next debate is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 9.

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Bernie Sanders rally sparks student interest

Bernie Sanders rally sparks student interest

March 2, 2016

"I loved going to the rally! I think it's important to be a part of the political process," said Jeffrey McKaig.

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Justice Scalia death raises issues

Justice Scalia death raises issues

February 19, 2016

This past Saturday, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead in his room in his ranch located in Marfa, Texas.

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On the issue of Syrian refugees

On the issue of Syrian refugees

January 20, 2016

The Syrian Refugee crisis has taken the world's attention and become a problem that every government...

Young Democrats club feels the “Bern”

Young Democrats club feels the “Bern”

January 13, 2016

The Young Democrats Club met with a representative of Bernie Sanders on Monday to discuss how club members...

Republicans talk ISIS, debate

Republicans talk ISIS, debate

December 23, 2015

Republican presidential candidates took the stage in Las Vegas, NV last week to debate national security...

Politics: why you should care

Politics: why you should care

December 10, 2015

Think you are too young or insignificant to be involved in the big world of politics? Wrong.

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