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Science Alert!

Vivian Baxter, Writer

December 13, 2018

Filed under Local, Local Attractions, News

NASA has reported that tonight the space rock 3200 Phaethon is causing a meteor shower at around 9 PM to 7 AM. Slooh Observatory will be recording a stream of the shower at 6 PM as well if you are unable to watch it outdoors. This meteor shower happens annually after bits of material from the space rock burn up in ...

Profile: Sarah Waynick

October 23, 2018

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Sarah Waynick is a Senior at West Potomac. She decided to take journalism because she wanted to learn different ways to write. In the class, she is hoping to learn how to become a better writer. She considers herself a self st...

Profile: Vickeya Jones

October 23, 2018

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Vickeya Jones is an junior at West Potomac High School.  Although she was originally under the impression the she was taking Yearbook,  she is now enjoying Journalism.  Jones has overcome many struggles in her life, includin...

Profile: Carter Ver Hage

October 23, 2018

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Carter Ver Hage is a sophomore at West Potomac High School and in his first year of Journalism. He joined Journalism because he enjoys writing articles and he would like to have a voice in the school. Carter's main academic strength is English...

Profile: Carter Ver Hage

Carter Ver Hage, Writer

October 23, 2018

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Carter Ver Hage is a sophomore at West Potomac High School and in his first year of Journalism. He joined Journalism because he enjoys writing articles and he would like to have a voice in the school. Carter's main academic strength is English...

Profile: Ruth Dean

October 17, 2018

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Sophomore Ruth Dean is always smiling when seen in the hallways, making her maybe one of the happiest students in West Potomac. Her favorite color is yellow, and biggest passion is to be happy. Although she is very happy most...

Profile: Vivian Baxter

October 17, 2018

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Sophomore Vivian Baxter starts her first year on West Potomac’s journalism staff this year. Vivian joined the class because she was interested to find out different events and current things. “I am a naturally curious per...

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