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Two Fairfax High Students Win 2019 National Merit Scholarships  Fairfax City, VA Patch

2 Fairfax Students Win 2019 National Merit Grants - Fairfax City, VA - Two seniors from Fairfax High School were in the first group of this year's National Merit ...



Entertainment Calendar: Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Springfield  Fairfax Connection

#Submit entertainment announcements at www.connectionnewspapers.com/Calendar/. The deadline is noon on Friday. Photos/artwork encouraged.



Child Pornography Charges For Recent Fairfax High Grad: Police  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Child Pornography Charges For Recent Fairfax Grad - Fairfax City, VA - A 2017 Fairfax High School graduate has been arrested for having numerous photos ...



Fairfax High's Earl Brewer overcomes hardships on path to win Va. state wrestling title  WJLA

There are moments when life doesn't go exactly how one envisions. It's called having grit. And that's the makeup of Fairfax High School senior wrestler Earl ...



Man pleads guilty to making threat to Fairfax High School  FOX 5 DC

FAIRFAX, Va. - An 18-year-old man has pleaded guilty to one count of making a school threat back in late February, according to the suspect's attorney.



NOVA Film Festival Opens April 7  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By David Siegel · Saturday, March 30, 2019 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. #Hollywood quality and ...



Fairfax Co. schools hold conference to address mental health, suicide  WTOP

Students worked in groups to share ideas and learn how to identify and address mental health issues as part of the annual Mental Health and Wellness ...



Fairfax sisters found dead, bound together, in NYC's Hudson River  WUSA9.com

FAIRFAX, Va. -- How did the bodies of two sisters, missing from Fairfax, Virginia, wind up in the Hudson River in New York City? Police are investigating their ...



Police: Sisters from Fairfax committed suicide, according to NY medical examiner  WSET

Two Fairfax County sisters who were found dead in the New York Hudson River committed suicide, according to the New York medical examiner's office.



Holiday Craft Show This Weekend in Fairfax  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Holiday Craft Show This Weekend in Fairfax - Fairfax City, VA - The 32nd edition of the Fairfax Holiday Craft Show is this weekend at Fairfax High. It offers a mix ...



UPDATE: The mystery surrounding the disappearance and death of Saudi sisters from Fairfax deepens after a strange encounter  Fredericksburg.com

Investigators have no indication Saudi sisters who were found dead and bound together with duct tape on the shores of the Hudson River in New York City last ...



Fairfax Co. clarifies: School resource officers shouldn’t discipline  WTOP

School Resource Officers in Fairfax County are beginning the year under a new agreement between the school system and police department which specifies ...



Police say they are actively investigating a threat against Fairfax High School  WJLA

Police say they are actively investigating a threat against Fairfax High School Thursday morning.Fairfax City Police are leading the investigation but have not ...



Falls Church’s Dibrell Fulcher Follin Dies  Falls Church News Press

Dibrell Fulcher Follin of Falls Church, Va. passed away March 20 at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, Va. A resident of Falls Church since 1948, she was ...



Fairfax High School student accused of tweeting threats held without bond  FOX 5 DC

FAIRFAX, Va. - An 18-year-old student accused of threatening violence against a Virginia high school will be held without bond after appearing in court ...



Fairfax man facing charges for child pornography  WDVM 25

After a lengthy investigation, a Fairfax man is facing charges after illegal photos of teenage girls were found on a file-sharing account.



Multifaith group probes Va. Gov. Northam, AG Herring on cash bail reform  WTOP

FAIRFAX, Va. — They're not on the ballot for the 2018 midterm election, but two of Virginia's top leaders fielded questions from a multifaith, nonpartisan group at ...



Oakcrest sends only all-girls team to Regional Science Olympiad  Fairfaxtimes.com

On Feb. 9, Oakcrest School sent three teams to compete at the regional Science Olympiad at Fairfax High School. Students participated in twenty-five different ...



Man wanted in connection with threats made against Fairfax High School turns himself in  WJLA

The man wanted in connection with threats made against Fairfax High School on Twitter has turned himself in.City of Fairfax Police said Monday that 18-year-old ...



Police search for man who made social media threats against Fairfax high school  WTOP

Fairfax City and Fairfax County police are looking for 18-year-old Ishmael O'Brien Lionel Harrison. Harrison made threats against Fairfax High School on social ...



Fairfax HS student arrested for school threat, possession of child pornography  Fairfaxtimes.com

A student at Fairfax High School was arrested March 5 for making a threat against his school on social media, according to the City of Fairfax Police Department.



Fairfax High School Athletic Hall of Fame names new members  Fairfaxtimes.com

The Fairfax High School Athletic Hall of Fame inducted seven new members on January 17, 2017. The new members were welcomed by Fairfax High School ...



Rebel Round Ball Classic happens Dec. 26 | Sports  Fairfaxtimes.com

Next week, amidst the presents, family celebrations, and the chaos, 15 teams from around Northern Virginia and one Canadian school will compete.



More Fairfax County students than ever are semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships  Fort Hunt Herald

By Fort Hunt Herald. Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) has reported that 254 of its students from 19 high schools have been named semifinalists eligible to ...



Loudoun's roster set for Nova Challenge basketball event  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Top public high school seniors from Loudoun, Fairfax, Arlington, Alexandria and Prince William will square off in pair of all-star basketball games at the sixth ...



Student Who Made Threats to Fairfax School Pleads Guilty  NBC4 Washington

A student who threatened his Fairfax, Virginia, high school could spend up to five years in prison for the crime. Ishmael Harrison, 18, pleaded guilty Monday to ...



Police investigating threat made at Fairfax High School  W*USA 9

Police are investigating a threat made at Fairfax High School. Authorities said the threats were made online. The post is full of curse words, however it appears to ...



New look for old Paul VI campus  Arlington Catholic Herald

When the now-St. Paul VI Catholic High School moves to a 68-acre campus in Loudoun County in fall 2020, the historic part of the building will find yet another ...



Fairfax Co. school board votes on new name for JEB Stuart High  WTOP

The Fairfax County School Board voted Thursday what to rename a Falls Church high school named after a Confederate officer.



Fairfax County taps former high school principal to be new superintendent  The Washington Post

A former Fairfax High School principal who now leads a small district in Lynchburg is in line to become the next superintendent of Virginia's largest school ...



Fairfax High School student charged with secretly filming other students in bathroom  FOX 5 DC

A 20-year-old Fairfax High School student has been charged after he reportedly filmed other male students in bathroom stalls without their knowledge, police ...



Wrestling in an auditorium | Sports  Inside NoVA

It wasn't long after Tanner Sewell was hired as the head wrestling coach at Fairfax High that he found himself in the school's auditorium. He was there taking ...



Fairfax High School seniors hope to create a choir for children in foster care  Fairfaxtimes.com

Nedah Hatami and Jessica Davis did not know much about Fairfax County's foster care system before they started looking into it for a school project.



Fourth of July fireworks and celebrations in Northern Virginia 2018  Inside NoVA

With the Fourth of July in the middle of the week, revelers looking for a Northern Virginia fireworks will have a few nights to choose from. On the holiday there.



7 schools to be closed Monday in Fairfax County because they remain without power  WJLA

Days after a powerful wind storm in the D.C. area, many schools are still without power in Northern Virginia.Fairfax County Public Schools announced late ...



'This Could Have Ended in Tragedy' in Fairfax  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#Teens tweet often; but the anonymous tweets sent out Feb. 21 struck fear and dread in everyone connected to Fairfax High and launched an all-out police effort ...



Review: 'Guys and Dolls' at Fairfax High School  DC Metro Theater Arts

Fairfax High School Theatre's production of Guys and Dolls had the audience roaring with laughter. Set in 1930's New York, the show was based on short stories ...



Fairfax High School Hall of Fame Ceremony Jan. 13  Patch.com

Fairfax High School Hall of Fame Ceremony Jan. 13 - Fairfax City, VA - Seven former athletes will be inducted, including three football players from the Class of ...



Fairfax High School Parents: Annual Curriculum Night Thursday  Patch.com

Fairfax High School Parents: Annual Curriculum... - Fairfax City, VA - Topics include graduation requirements, course descriptions, special activities and more.



Fairfax City July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Fairfax City July 4th Fireworks Guide - Fairfax City, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and ...



Fairfax High School student arrested, accused of having sex with 12-year-old girl  FOX 5 DC

Police say an 18-year-old Fairfax High School student is facing rape charges after allegedly having sex with a 12-year-old girl. Juan Orellana Cruz was arrested ...



Fairfax High Student Wins Rotary Speech Contest  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#For the Rotarians in the audience, the statistics were familiar: 35,000 Rotary Clubs, 1.2 million Rotarians in over 200 countries, *service* projects which vary from ...



Oakcrest students headed to Va. Science Olympiad tourney  Inside NoVA

Oakcrest School's Science Olympiad team is headed to the state tournament at the University of Virginia next month, marking the first time in Oakcrest's history ...



Virginia attorney general calls for cash bail reform  Fairfaxtimes.com

Virginia's current cash bail system prioritizes money over safety and is in clear need of reform, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring told a gathering of ...



High school teacher accused of soliciting sex from minor online  Inside NoVA

A high school teacher from Woodbridge is accused of attempting to solicit a minor for sex, according to Fairfax County police.



Fairfax County tests a new approach on placement tests. Will it fail?  The Washington Post

For a long time, Fairfax County has had the largest, and I think best, school district in the Washington area, and one of the best in the country. But now it has ...



2018 High School Football Scores For McLean  McLean, VA Patch

2018 High School Football Scores For McLean - McLean, VA - Football season is upon us. Check back here for live score updates for McLean, Langley and ...



Virginia school honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama  WTOP

A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States' first black president.



Christina Hendricks hated Fairfax High. Today's students say she wouldn't now.  Washington Post

You know what made “Mad Men's” Christina Hendricks really mad? Fairfax High School.



Woodson takes down South Lakes, 14-7 | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

Each new season of high school football brings about change as players graduate and a crop of new players enter the fold. At South Lakes the change has been ...



Fairfax Rotary Club gets schooled by FCPS Superintendent  Fairfaxtimes.com

The Rotary Club of Fairfax recently welcomed back long time member Dr. Scott Brabrand, the superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools, to a recent ...



5 names recommended for J.E.B. Stuart High School  WTOP

A Fairfax County high school will get a new name by the end of this month. Here are the five recommendations.



Feds look into possible Fairfax County suicide clusters  WJLA

Feds, Fairfax County look into Northern Virginia suicides following 3 deaths since September.



Meet Fairfax City Council Candidates  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#Name: Michael J. DeMarco. #How long you've lived in your community: I have lived in Fairfax for 18 years with my wife Joanne and three children. #Family info: ...



Capitol Steps to perform in support of CAPPIES  Inside NoVA

The Capitol Steps will perform in concert as a fund-raiser for the CAPPIES initiative on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. at Fairfax High School.



'I Think It's Way Over-Developed'  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By Bonnie Hobbs · Wednesday, October 11, 2017 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. #Fairfax — Paul VI ...



Fairfax’s new schools chief focuses on diversifying workforce, closing gaps  The Washington Post

For Scott Brabrand, starting as Fairfax County's schools chief felt akin to awakening from a slumber. "This was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be able to return ...



School board announces new FCPS superintendent | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

For many, the new division superintendent for Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) will be a familiar face.



Letter to the editor: It's past time to remove name of Robert E. Lee  Covering the Corridor

Note: This letter to the editor is from Larysa Kautz, a candidate in the Democratic primary for the 2019 Lee District Supervisor election. Editor: As Americans, we ...



Police: Teens accused of posting Walt Whitman MS threat on social media were trying to impress girl  FOX 5 DC

Authorities say two Fairfax County teens who are facing charges after allegedly making a social media threat regarding a possible shooting at Walt Whitman ...



Rising Star: Joselito Smith  WJLA

Wrestling makes Fairfax High School's Joselito Smith feel like an actual athlete.The Rebels' 145-pounder is autistic.But that hasn't stopped him from improving ...



Review: 'Avenue Q-School Edition' at Fairfax High School  DC Metro Theater Arts

Avenue Q is not your mother's musical. Sure, the muppets might seem cute, but once they start singing you'll see that they're just as messed up as most people.



Local players in DMV Classic | Sports  Inside NoVA

A number of boys basketball players from the Sun Gazette's coverage areas will participate in the sixth annual DMVStream.com Nova Challenge on Saturday, ...



At West Point, Fairfax High grad makes history as first African-American female top cadet  WTOP

WASHINGTON — It's a first at West Point: An African-American woman is leading the Corps of Cadets this school year. And that woman, Simone Askew, is from ...



Fairfax Rotary honors Teachers of the Year | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

The teaching of children is an admirable vocation, for many reasons. Teachers serve as greatly-needed role models and mentors. They bridge cultural and ...



Reston 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide, Forecast  Reston, VA Patch

Reston 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide - Reston, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and ...



FCPS approves advanced academic center for Lanier Middle School  Fairfaxtimes.com

City of Fairfax students who qualify for advanced academics services can now stay at their base middle school after the Fairfax County School Board approved ...



Dec. 28 prep boys basketball roundup: John Paul the Great hands Osbourn first loss of the season  Inside NoVA

JOHN PAUL 58, OSBOURN 44: Jared Perry scored 23 points, DJ Slaughter 14 and Coretez Lews 12 as the Wolves handed the Eagles their first loss of the ...



From Fairfax schools to the International Space Station — an astronaut realizes his dreams  Washington Post

At 5:02 p.m. Wednesday, the dream Kjell Lindgren has had since he was an 11-year-old reading science fiction novels came true. He launched into outer space ...



We just bought a home in Arlington, and it was really hard. Here’s how we did it.  Greater Greater Washington

If you have a lot of cash on hand, minimal debt, and a great income flow, you can acquire a lovely home in the Washington region with significantly little stress.



Fairfax Underground website ordered to remove Fairfax High School grades  Washington Post

More than 2000 pages of grades from last year posted anonymously.



John Champe High School  Loudoun Times-Mirror

The Tuscarora Huskies defeated the John Champe Knights 3-2 in Potomac District boys' soccer action Thursday night at Fortune Field in Leesburg.



'You Can Really Do Anything': Fairfax County Woman Makes History at West Point  NBC4 Washington

A Fairfax High School graduate will be the first African-American woman to serve as West Point's first captain, the U.S. Military Academy Public Affairs Office ...



Where to Catch the Fireworks In and Near Reston  Reston Now

If you missed fireworks shows over the weekend, there are several opportunities to catch the skies light up on Wednesday (July 4): Reston The ninth annual.



Oakton coach earns 700th win | Sports  Inside NoVA

Every three or four seasons, Oakton High School girls basketball coach Fred Priester reaches another significant milestone for coaching victories, with the latest ...



West Point Cadet From Fairfax Invited To State Of The Union  Patch.com

Cadet From Fairfax Invited To State Of The Union - Burke, VA - The first African-American woman to lead West Point Corps of Cadets will attend President ...



Review: 'The Wedding Singer' at Fairfax High School's FX Players  DC Metro Theater Arts

The Wedding Singer is one of the few musical adaptations based on a Hollywood hit that actually works. This is thanks in equal parts to the outstanding original ...



Oakton July 4th Fireworks, Other Events: 2018 Guide  Patch.com

Oakton July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide - Oakton, VA - Fourth of July will be here before you know it. Here's your full guide to fireworks and other fun happening ...



Fairfax High's Drew Bonner gets his moment at the plate  Washington Post

Here's a terrific story about Drew Bonner, the manager of the baseball team at Fairfax High School, and also a manager of the football and basketball teams.



Fairfax teens could get extra hour of sleep on school days  Washington Post

Teens in Fairfax County would get an extra hour of sleep under new proposals to push back high school start times following a year-long study by researchers at ...



Fairfax seniors Tessa Bechert, Michael Breslin named VHSL athletes of the year  Washington Post

When Fairfax senior Tessa Bechert told her friends she'd been named the Virginia 6A female athlete of the year by the Virginia High School League and The ...



Fairfax Science Club Heads to Nationals  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By Bonnie Hobbs · Monday, May 15, 2017 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. Photo by Bonnie Hobbs.



Community Mourns Girl, 16  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Just a month before her 17th birthday, friends, family members and classmates from Chantilly, Centreville and Fairfax are mourning the loss of a local girl.



Fairfax pitcher now one of eight new baseball players for George Mason  Fairfaxtimes.com

George Mason baseball head coach Bill Brown has announced the addition of eight new student-athletes who joined the Patriots this fall, including Fairfax ...



Dec. 28 Prince William County high school sports roundup  Prince William Times

The Osbourn Park Yellow Jackets broke a two-game losing streak Friday with a 45-42 win over Lake Braddock during the Westfield Holiday Classic in Chantilly.



Longtime Vienna youth-theater director prepares for a final curtain call  Inside NoVA

Babs Dyer has two qualities not found in great abundance: She likes teenagers and can get them to work together by treating them with respect, which they ...



Woodbridge captures Cardinal District wrestling title | Prince William  Inside NoVA

Just when it looked like the heavyweight (285-pound) bout between Woodbridge's Seth Ellsmore and Colgan's Cesar Rodriguez might be headed for overtime, ...



8 Notable Entertainers from Fairfax  Patch.com

Fairfax City, VA - At least eight famous entertainers were born in or grew up in Fairfax. Do you know who they are?



Dominion High School  Loudoun Times-Mirror

The ninth time proved to be the charm for the Dominion High School Dance Team. Competing in their ninth National Dance Association High School Nationals, ...



Dec. 29 prep boys basketball roundup: Ethan Wilson scores 43 points in Osbourn Park's title win at the Governor's Challenge  Inside NoVA

OSBOURN PARK 71, HEREFORD 37: Ethan Wilson finished one point shy of the Governor's Challenge' single-game all-time scoring mark Saturday when he ...



Baylor swimmers take down national records in dual meet season opener  WTVC

On Saturday, the Baylor School took down four short course meters NISCA National Records in route to a victory over Science Hill High School. The Baylor ...



National Merit Semifinalists: More Than 200 Named from FCPS Schools  Patch.com

Vienna, VA - See the 213 students from Fairfax County Public Schools named National Merit Semifinalists. Winners will be announced in spring 2017.



Rock Ridge High School  Loudoun Times-Mirror

On the first night of the varsity spring sports season, competing sides from Rock Ridge and Loudoun Valley high schools teamed up for a cause that really hit ...



City of Fairfax elects new mayor as former mayor faces judge  Fairfaxtimes.com

Voters in the City of Fairfax elected Councilmember David L. Meyer as their new mayor in a special election on Tuesday, though the city's electoral board had ...



Titan Roundup  Alexandrianews.org

By Katie Smythe alexandrianews.org. Winter sports at T. C. Williams High School are now fully underway. Sports include boys and girls basketball, gymnastics, ...



Manassas July 4th 2018 Fireworks , Parades And More  Patch.com

Manassas July 4th 2018 Fireworks And More - Manassas, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in ...



Virginia's Top Youth Volunteers of 2019 Selected by National Program  PRNewswire

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Justin Hu, 16, of Vienna and Shayla Young, 13, of Springfield today were named Virginia's top two youth ...



Loudoun County High School  Loudoun Times-Mirror

The reigning Virginia Class 4 girls' soccer state champion Loudoun County Raiders are off to a strong start in the 2019 season. Loudoun County improved to 2-0 ...



Holiday prep basketball tournament schedule for Dec. 26-30 | Sports  Inside NoVA

MONDAY, DEC. 26. BOYS. L.C. Bird Tournament. Freedom vs LC Bird, 7:30 p.m.. Glory Days Grill Tournament of Champions at Lake Braddock High School.



Fairfax Underground exposes teen sex tape scandal and other juicy topics  Washington Post

It started with a seemingly innocent question, posted in an online forum on the Web site Fairfax Underground, in a new discussion thread titled “West Springfield ...



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