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Why You Should Listen to Fourth Electric

Brooke Snyder, Staff Writer January 14, 2022

Fourth Electric is a vessel for music, dance, and personal expression. The band, created in the summer of 2015, consists of four South Lakes students. Fourth Electric includes drummer Eddie Schoenborn,...

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Ride On! South Lakes Students Explore Unique Sports through Horseback Riding

Marc Goldstein, Editor in Chief December 29, 2021

In most sports, collaboration and teamwork are staples regardless of the arena. Arguably, there is no sport that requires the same amount of trust and partnership as horseback riding. The sport has grown...

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The Reston Supercharger Space Mural

Kit Machida, Staff Writer December 13, 2021

A mural has arrived at the Reston Tesla Supercharging station and, painted by public and residential art contractor, Jack Pabis, depicts a Tesla electric car cruising in front of the Earth, through space....

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Part Time English Teacher, Part Time Pilates Pro

Chloe Baker, Co-Student Life Editor December 9, 2021

Humans of South Lakes, every Seahawk has a story.   There are two places you are most likely to find Ms. Small. The English hallway at South Lakes High School, and the pilates studio, Club Pilates...

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South Lakes Girls Basketball Ready for Any Challenges

Marc Goldstein, Editor in Chief November 17, 2021

The sense of urgency is inversely moving up as the time to the season continues to tick down. Coach Christy Winters-Scott returns a team with a gaping hole in the middle. Brianna Scott, the former Seahawks...

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Korean Dramas To Watch On Halloween

Rione Marie Tecson, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

     With Squid Game trending and Halloween coming up, why not start a new Korean drama to keep you entertained? Although there are many Halloween classics, these dramas are no different...

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Blue Ridge Parkway: a fall must

Madeline Miller, Staff Writer October 27, 2021

During the fall season, everyone is looking for a place to take a rewarding drive, look at beautiful scenery, and pick the perfect spot for a great hike.  For all of this and more, the Blue Ridge...

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Academies, Specialization Programs, and Career Experience through FCPS

Ryan Ertlschweiger, Staff Writer October 27, 2021

High school students are very familiar with the elective options that give them a chance to explore other interests besides their required core classes. And while these options are very helpful for students...

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The Benefits of Community College

Chloe Baker, Co-Student Life Editor October 25, 2021

When most high school students think of college, they imagine themselves attending a four year school immediately after graduation. They yearn for the traditional college experience of moving into dorms,...

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Get Ready Seniors… It’s College Application Season.

Taylor Anderson, Assistant Editor in Chief October 25, 2021

Attention all college bound Seniors! The season of senioritis is right around the corner, but until then, college application submission deadlines are coming up fast and it’s as daunting as ever.  Surface...

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