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The Rolling Road to delicious food

January 31, 2017

Victor’s Pizza: the “little Italy” in Springfield, Virginia. With its tasty pizza and its varied menu, Victor’s is a great place to take the family for a night out to eat. Although the name of the restaurant is Victor’s...

‘Spring fever’ runs rampant

Beth Lindenblad, Journalism 1

May 9, 2011

When one thinks of spring, things such as new life, smiles and vitality come to mind. Alas, this is not the case for the studious high school student. In elementary school, I clearly remember how the school year was pretty...

The Great Cookie Debate

Erin Falk, Journalism 1

May 9, 2011

The best part of my school day is, by far, the first bite I take out of my warm chocolate chip cookie at lunch. This routine may change, however, now that the cafeteria has introduced new, unfamiliar cookies to the lunch line. The...

iGOT STYLE… do you?

Jessica Blahut, Journalism 1

May 9, 2011

Everyone knows that as temperatures rise, so do hemlines; unfortunately, high school students don’t always make the transition tastefully. Current trends like the combination of UGG Boots and short-shorts only prove my point....

Should senior year be optional nationwide? The Common Application

Lisa Williams, Oracle Editor

October 5, 2010

Senior year. It’s the culmination of all thirteen years of public schooling we’ve been forced through. It’s a year for relaxing before heading out into new communities and the real world. And where would we be without t...

Should senior year be optional nationwide? Diploma awarded upon completion of 11th grade

Sara Blaylock, Blue Managing Editor

October 5, 2010

Senioritis- a communicable disease consisting of little to no desire to care about school; referring to seniors; in some cases others can catch this earlier and easily; high risk of the following symptoms: lack of interest, laziness,...

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