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    A farewell from the Sentinel’s editor-in-chief

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    Student Life

    In memoriam of the lost members of the class of 2021

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    Virginia June 8 election guide — Primary races heat up

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    Episode 12 of the Sentinel’s podcast, “Seahawk Talks”

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    Spring Season Articles

    An Interview with the class of 2021’s graduation student speaker

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    Arts & Entertainment

    POV: SLHS senior quietly becomes internet famous — Interview with Lindsay Kaine

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    Spring Season Articles

    Tips and advice to underclassmen about college apps from a graduating senior 

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    Arts & Entertainment

    Senior shirts made by Seahawk artist Valeria Beauchamp

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    Arts & Entertainment

    Making Couture in COVID — South Lakes students enter in fashion show

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    Spring Season Articles

    Valuable tips and advice to underclassmen from a graduating senior pt. 1

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Glenn Youngkin becomes Virginia GOP gubernatorial nominee
The gate less traveled — DCA bids 35X goodbye
VA is first Southern state to ban “trans & gay panic defense”
FCPS changes grading system for the end of 2020-21 school year
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The "Spirit of Reston" adapts — Marching Band during COVID
Camilla Wynes, Staff Writer • May 11, 2021

Band has been a thriving entity at South Lakes for as long as many students, staff members and alumni can remember. With marching being so hands on and group based, COVID...

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SLHS 2021 final exam & activity schedule
Camilla Wynes, Staff Writer • May 6, 2021

With the school year beginning to come to an end, the much dreaded final exams begin.    Along with these exams are textbook and laptop drop off days. Seniors...

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Minor League Baseball is dying — How the lower league of America’s pastime was abandoned during COVID
Marc Goldstein, Assistant Editor in Chief • May 11, 2021

For many Americans, there is no greater feeling than going to the ballpark and enjoying a summer night while watching America’s Pastime. Baseball has captivated generations...

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NBA playoff picture & the impact of play-in games
Jack Lotz, Staff Writer • May 7, 2021

This NBA season was full of changes due to COVID-19 but one of the biggest if not the biggest, was the addition of the play-in-games. With the arrival of play-in-games, teams...

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SLHS football is first FCPS team to have games cancelled after 11 players test positive for COVID
Marc Goldstein, Assistant Editor in Chief • April 6, 2021

Last week, South Lakes varsity and junior varsity saw what might amount to a devastating end to their season. The team was informed that there had been 11 positive COVID tests...

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Allegations of racism at Marshall HS football game
Marc Goldstein, Assistant Editor in Chief • April 6, 2021

The sports world of Northern Virginia is currently facing allegations surrounding the mistreatment of Black football players from Wakefield High School at a football game...

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How freshmen are adjusting to South Lakes
Aseil Hassan, Staff Writer • March 9, 2021

This school year has been tough since students have had to stay online, but imagine being new to the school and having to adjust while staying online. That’d be pretty tough...

Why you should stop taking your lab goggles for granted
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Playa Bowls: the newest and hottest place in RTC – What you need to order & know
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