South Lakes Sentinel

Helen is news editor, assistant editor in chief, founder and manager of the broadcasting department. She is one of the managers of The Sentinel's social media. She is a staff writer and Head Social Media Manager for a magazine outside of the Sentinel. She attends extra writing programs and intensives. Helen enjoys politics, activism and charity work.

Helen Ehrlich, News Editor

May 21, 2020
The Weekly Wrap Up: COVID-19 News Briefing (Story)
May 14, 2020
The weekly wrap up: COVID-19 news briefing (Story)
May 12, 2020
South Lakes sophomore shares her family’s visa experience through political cartoons (Story)
May 10, 2020
Fairfax County’s local businesses & How to support them during lockdown (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Coronavirus comes to the DMV – State of emergency, school closures, supply shortages & event cancellations (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Statue controversy (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Gun control bills in the Virginia Legislature (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Marijuana Decriminalized in Virginia (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Virginia passes law allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
The deadly Coronavirus possibly found in Fairfax County (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
“Herstory” Made: Virginia ratifies the ERA (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Episode Eight of the Sentinel’s podcast, “Seahawk Talks” – “WWIII” in Iran (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
South Lakes to get sanitary products in bathrooms (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
Connector Bus fuss: Why Connector Buses weren’t running & what this meant for students (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Democratic control: a historic election in Virginia (Story)
Nov 02, 2019
Everything on the Ballot in the Upcoming VA Election: Your Voting Guide (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
VA Delegate Ibraheem Samirah visits the South Lakes Young Democrats club: Protest, politics & progressive change (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Why this is Virginia’s most important election ever (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
Episode Three of the Sentinel’s podcast, “Seahawk Talks” (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Episode Two of the Sentinel’s podcast, “Seahawk Talks” (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Episode One of the Sentinel’s podcast, “Seahawk Talks” (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
German exchange students come to South Lakes (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Vaping in Virginia: As teens die, government officials are alarmed (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Amazon’s HQ2 impact on NOVA schools (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
Holiday special: a newspaper-centric gift guide (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
The best holiday movies & T.V. shows of the season (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY: How to and why you should vote (Story)
May 09, 2018
New Olympic program sheds light on history of sexism in swimming (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
The End of Lockers in American Schools (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
Winter Holidays at South Lakes High (Story)
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Helen Ehrlich