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High Point Pool Soars

After brushing aside a constant downpour followed by brutal heat, the best swimmers at High Point Pool in Falls Church held their own in a meet featuring the fastest from across the Northern Virginia region, posting numerous personal-best times in the All-Star Individual Meet at Little Rocky Run last Saturday.

After Divisional Bump, Area Pools Post Strong Showing at Season-Ending Meet

Following their respectively undefeated 2007 summer swim season, both Lee Graham Pool and High Point Pool in Falls Church moved up divisions in the Northern Virginia Swimming League (NVSL). With the move, both pool teams – each nicknamed the Dolphins – faced stiffer competition during the 2008 competition.

Press Pass: Drowning Pool

Drowning Pool

On Wednesday, Sept. 19, hard rockers Drowning Pool stormed the nation’s capital, though the date was not part of any concert tour. Instead of taking the stage to pound out their signature screams and raucous riffs, the group of Mike Luce, C.J. Pierce, Ryan McCombs and Stevie Benton stood with U.S. Representative Jim Moran (D […]

Fall Church Summertime! News

Festival Features Falls Church On July 1, the Smithsonian Folk Festival in Washington, D.C. featured the City of Falls Church, whose theme was “Community through History.” The 400-square foot display included excavated artifacts, a timeline, historic and current photos, news releases and more. These memorabilia followed the City’s development of its schools, government, business, civil […]


The newest varsity sport at George Mason High School is about to take to the water this Saturday in their first home meet of the season. After holding “club” status at the school for two years, the swimmers of the George Mason Swim Team will now be officially recognized as varsity athletes. The school has […]