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WCHS attenda march outside the DC Capitol. Protests are a common form of political participation

WCHS students participate in politics

By Jordyn Green, Online Editor-in-Chief March 12, 2020

In today’s political climate, it is imperative that teens, the next generation of voters, get educated and involved in politics. WCHS students are doing all they can to create a better tomorrow, and...

First Lady Michelle Obama gives a speech and answers students questions at The Musical Legacy of Ray Charles.

Students visited the White House to celebrate the music of Ray Charles

By Arielle Gordon, Arts Editor February 29, 2016

25 CHS students visited The White House Feb. 24 to attend “The Musical Legacy of Ray Charles.” All CHS U.S. History students created posters about an influential African American figure and the...

Hidden gems in the countrys most powerful city

Hidden gems in the country’s most powerful city

By Nathan Deychman, Sports Editor April 28, 2015

Montgomery County’s proximity to our nation’s capital allows CHS students to journey there all the time, whether to experience the world’s largest collection of museums or to see some of the most...

Marvels heroes superior

Marvel’s heroes superior

By Daniel Miyares, Business Manager October 24, 2014

The green monstrosity advances in a furious rage, muscles bulging and eyes flaring. The familiar, vibrant red-and blue cape ripples in flight as a chiseled figure soars to meet him. Just before the...

DC always saves the day

DC always saves the day

By Jasmine Baten, Photo Editor October 24, 2014

Nananananana— BATMAN…Would win in a fight against Captain America…. right? That’s right. There’s a battle going down in the comic world: DC Comics versus Marvel. Time to see whose cape is...

Remembering the terror of the DC sniper attacks

Remembering the terror of the DC sniper attacks

By Dana Youngentob, News Editor November 7, 2012

Ten years ago this month, John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo terrorized the CHS community and the Washington D.C. metro area by randomly shooting and killing civilians for 21 days. Muhammad was executed...

New fast-casual restaurants open in D.C.

New fast-casual restaurants open in D.C.

By By Ben Fox, Staff Writer February 21, 2012

In the 1970s Burger King created one of its most memorable slogans, the now infamous line “Have it your way!” The meaning behind that phrase was that the food a customer ordered could be changed based...

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