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Trend: Fidget Spinners

Grace Zdebski

May 15, 2017

A new trend at West Potomac has been implemented and is becoming big. Recently students have taken a liking to a new toy known as a fidget spinner. A fidget spinner is a handheld toy that spins under your command. (Pictured ...

Nextdoor Neighbor

Matthew Hanley

May 15, 2017

From keeping you safe to alerting you to curbside sales, Nextdoor Neighbor app can do it all. Also used as a platform to share concerns and professional work, the app can make life a little bit easier for its users. One of...

Over-sized Clothing Trend

Evelyn Dibell

May 9, 2017

Have you ever seen someone wear oversized clothing? It has become quite a trend over this past year and has hit some students at West Potomac High School. Some students may look at this trend and see it as being bizarre but other...

Fort Hunt Lacrosse Night

Matthew Hanley

May 4, 2017

As the Junior Varsity lacrosse players lined up for the opening face-off, so did the entrance to the stadium. The stands started to fill with local youth lacrosse players participating in Fort Hunt Night and hoping to someday be...

Community Yard Sales Pop Up with the Weather

Bill Didden

April 27, 2017

  On Saturday, April 22, the weather interrupted yard sales with people selling or buying stuff throughout the community. People can have so much stuff, some items that have never been used or forgotten, sitting around th...

West Potomac Varsity Baseball Defeats T.C. Williams, 4-1

Grant Benick

April 24, 2017

Coming off of a strong win against West Springfield on Tuesday, the West Potomac Varsity team defeated T.C. Williams 4-1 on Friday, April 21st. The Wolverines took the lead for good with two runs in the third inning. In the th...

What is a “Springbanker?”

Evelyn Dibbell and Matthew Hanley

March 7, 2017

The moment you walk into Springbank you are hit with the smell of paint, the sound of music, and the joyful laughter of students exploring the fine arts. Springbank is home to most of the unique fine arts classes available to...

Movie Review: Rings

Movie Review: Rings

February 21, 2017

What Is the Academy?

What Is the Academy?

February 8, 2017

History of the American Inauguration

Matthew Hanley and Evellyn Dibell

January 26, 2017

According to Merriam-Webster dictionary, an inauguration is “the beginning or introduction of a system, policy, or period.” Every four years, our country holds an inauguration to mark the beginning of a new term. Our country ha...

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