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Cavaliers Reminisce on Past Snow Days
Cosette Jo, Staff Writer • December 16, 2021

“Snowmageddon” went down in history during the February, 2010, as name of the storm that gave Fairfax County 25.5 inches of snow in one day. More drastically, Dulles Airport...

A telephone exchange set up in Fairfax in the 1880s. Photo courtesy of Kara Lynch.
Wawa Opens in Fairfax, Sparking Reflection of the County's Past
Kara Lynch, News Editor • December 16, 2021

The installation of a Wawa at 9700 Fairfax Blvd was approved by Fairfax’s City Council by vote, on...

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Oxford High School Shooting Case Raises Questions on Parents' Responsibilities
Thomas Daniels, Editor in Chief • December 16, 2021

On November 30, 2021, shots rang through the halls of Oxford High School, and when the smoke cleared,...

Woodson Students and Staff Share Their Opinions on the Abortion Crisis
Mackenzie Pham, Staff Writer • December 16, 2021

The Supreme Court has been has been considering for the past week a Mississippi law that bans abortions...

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Group Projects Must Rebuild Accountability and Inclusion
Group Projects Must Rebuild Accountability and Inclusion
Vy Nguyen, Opinion Editor • December 16, 2021

Being left on “read.” Promises are like Cinderella’s slippers, shattering after an 11:59 p.m. deadline. Unrelenting spouts of “he said, she said.”  While the mere...

Teachers Can Have An Unintended Impact On Students Futures
Teachers Can Have An Unintended Impact On Students' Futures
Lecya Santiago, Opinion Editor • December 16, 2021

A teacher tells a student that their choice of college major is “useless,” ensuring that the...

Hall Sweeps: A Futile Solution to a Stubborn Problem
Hall Sweeps: A Futile Solution to a Stubborn Problem
Annabella Agosto, Feature Editor • November 30, 2021

Sprinting through the halls at 8:09 a.m. was never anyone's first choice. A short glance at the Woodson...

NFTs Exploit Art and Threaten the Environment
NFTs Exploit Art and Threaten the Environment
Lecya Santiago, Op-Ed Editor • November 30, 2021

Owning an NFT, short for “non-fungible token,” has become a symbol of wealth due to the rise of cryptocurrency...

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Choose Your Own Adventure: Will You Survive The Wrath of Krampus?
Choose Your Own Adventure: Will You Survive The Wrath of Krampus?
Caleb Faulkerson, Cav-Culture Editor • December 16, 2021
Woodson Wrapped: Cavs Look Back on 2021
Woodson Wrapped: Cavs Look Back on 2021
Reagan Dempster, Editor in Chief • December 16, 2021
Spielbergs West Side Story Remake Captivates a New Generation
Spielberg's West Side Story Remake Captivates a New Generation
Emelia Crump, Staff Writer • December 16, 2021

When seeing “Spielberg” plastered across a movie poster, it's a seal of approval for a good feature,...

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Lights, Christmas, Action!
Lights, Christmas, Action!
Nico Marvin, Sports Editor • December 16, 2021

         Pulling out the boxes from the garage, unknotting wires, checking every bulb twice. Pumping up the blow ups, and deciding where to place them in accordance with a...

Dogs galore! Woodson Minds Matter Special Event
Dogs galore! Woodson Minds Matter Special Event
Zayna Shahin, Feature Editor • December 16, 2021

Woodson has given the student body many resources and ways to make our school days better, from spirit...

Last-Minute Christmas Present Ideas
Last-Minute Christmas Present Ideas
Jessica Lin December 16, 2021

With the fast arrival of Christmas, 2021, there may be many loved ones you have not found presents for....

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Woodson Varsity Gymnastics Springs into Season
Woodson Varsity Gymnastics Springs into Season
Zoe Fenner and Annabella Agosto December 16, 2021

For most people, the physical and mental efforts required to succeed as a gymnast are unthinkable. On the Woodson gymnastics team, the hours...

Woodson Ice Hockey Club Laces up to the Challenge
Woodson Ice Hockey Club Laces up to the Challenge
Adia Elcock and Cavan Griffin December 16, 2021

Woodson Ice Hockey has been playing in the Capital Scholastic Hockey League (CSHL) since its inception in 2015. Led by team captains Sean Hanson,...

Athletes Share Their Favorite Cross Training Methods
Athletes Share Their Favorite Cross Training Methods
Jada Bromberg and Zainab Rentia December 14, 2021

The sounds of sneakers squeaking against the floor and the whining of the running machines fill the air. The stomping of dozens of pairs of feet...

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