2024-07-15 1:46 PM

Marshall Thespians Garner Praise, Advance to State Championship


George C. Marshall High School’s Theater troupe catapulted to the state championships after coming in second place at the Northern Region One Act Play Competition, held by the Virginia High School League on Jan. 31 at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, Va.

Mason Basketball Looks Sharp in First Scrimmage

The George Mason High School Boys Varsity basketball team handled Falls Church High School in their first action of the season on Friday evening, outscoring the Jaguars in five of the six periods.

St. James Parents Protest New Hotel Adjacent School

Parents and supporters of the St. James Catholic middle school packed the Falls Church City Council chambers at City Hall Monday night to plead to the F.C. Planning Commission that it not approve a proposed Hilton Garden Inn hotel adjacent the school in the block of W. Broad St.

GMHS Grapplers Get 1st Dual Victory

  The George Mason High School gymnasium, better known as “The Pit,” was the scene of non-stop action Saturday from 10 a.m. until after 3 p.m. as the Mason wrestling team hosted teams from Liberty, Fauquier and Chantilly high schools in the first of their two home dates of the 2007-08 season. The Mustang grapplers […]

GMHS Wrestlers Lock Up With Graduate

It could have been billed as a clash between the student and the master last Saturday, when the George Mason Mustang wrestling squad, with longtime coach John Pitas at the helm, traveled to Maryland to take on the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Barons under the guidance of former Mason wrestler Josh Singer. Singer, a 2002 graduate of […]

Editorial: Delay Equals Death

Never in the 17-year experience of this newspaper has the fate of the City of Falls Church been more precarious than it is right now. While most folks are going about their holiday business and not paying attention to the affairs of their local government, key leaders at City Hall and in the private sector […]