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Duck Donuts will open location on Rockville Pike across from Best Buy.  Students who have been to the Outer Banks are familiar with the chain.

Popular North Carolina Donut Chain Coming to Rockville

By Becky Wolfson, Contest Manager March 22, 2016

Duck Donuts, a well-known donut chain that began in North Carolina’s Outer Banks in 2007, is set to open on Rockville Pike in early spring. Duck Donuts gets its name from Duck, N.C. “I am excited...

CHS sophomores in BC4F bake and deliver birthday cakes to those who can’t afford them.

Baking a Difference: Students Deliver Birthday Cakes

By Becky Wolfson, Contest Manager February 25, 2016

Birthdays are a time to be joyful and celebrate, traditionally with cake and candles. However, not everyone is given the privilege of having a birthday cake on such an occasion. CHS sophomore Allison...

The early awaited story following an adult Harry Potter is set to come out July 31.

J.K. Rowling announces eighth Harry Potter story

By Becky Wolfson, Production Editor February 19, 2016

Last week, author J.K. Rowling announced that she will publish an eighth Harry Potter story, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II, on July 31 Potter’s 36th birthday. Originally a play, Rowling...

YouTube Red will offer features such ad-free videos, exclusive show content and the ability to save videos.

YouTube launches Youtube Red

By Becky Wolfson, Production Editor November 19, 2015

YouTube announced their plans on Oct. 21 for a new paid video subscription service, YouTube Red, on the premise that it will provide an upgraded viewing experience of YouTube. In exchange $9.99 a month,...

Day off to be spent in both religious and recreational ways

Day off to be spent in both religious and recreational ways

By Becky Wolfson, Production Editor September 23, 2015

A day off of school can be utilized for many activities; sleeping in, relaxing, catching up on homework, celebrating religious holidays or hanging out with friends. This week, on Wednesday, September...

Local donut shops prepare for National Donut Day

By Becky Wolfson, Production Editor May 26, 2015

You do-nut want to miss National Donut Day, June 5. National Donut Day began in 1938 to honor “doughnut dollies,” women who served donuts to WWI soldiers. Today, National Donut Day is celebrated...

Junior Hannah Lindsey reacts to qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Trials in the 200 meter backstroke at the NCSA Junior Nationals in Orlando

CHS swimmer dives into U.S. Olympic Trials

By Becky Wolfson, Production Editor April 28, 2015

Eight years ago, teammates on her neighborhood swim team, Regency Estates, inspired junior Hannah Lindsey to begin swimming. She remains a part of that team to this day and has just qualified for the 2016...

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