The George Mason High School JV football team lost last week at home to Madison County High School in a high-octane offensive thriller that finally ended with a score of 34 – 28.
The founding of the United States and ratification of its Constitution were critical turning points in the history of humankind’s development on the planet. It moved the species beyond government by arbitrary authority, secured through religious superstition and coercion, to one grounded in secular virtue, reason, compassion and justice.
Washington Nationals vs. San Francisco Giants, RFK Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 1, 7 p.m.
Arlington County Fair, August 15-19, Thomas Jefferson Community Center
Take a wild guess as to the first-ever musical influence of Norwegian 25-year-old singer-songwriter Thomas Dybdahl. Nope, it’s not Tom Waits, though that answer would fit Dybdahl’s weighty baritone vocals on tracks like “B A Part.” It isn’t Jeff Buckley either, though Dybdahl mirrors that legendary crooner’s high-octave falsetto with […]
Time and again the Lady Statesmen of George C. Marshall High School would close the gap, only to watch All-American senior Jasmine Thomas regroup her team and restore the cushion. Five times Marshall pulled within a basket of the lead in the second half, and just as often the Cougars […]
Roots. The usual picture that comes to mind is the underground portion of a plant that draws nutrients and supports growth. But roots also can be intangible, referring to one’s basic core or origin. It was the latter definition that was in focus at the Tet:Vietnamese New Year observance at […]
Marshall Gymnasts Advance to Regionals Marshall High Schools’s Laura Katz and Sarit Cliffer advanced to the Regionals after Monday night’s Liberty District meet. Katz placed first on the vault with a 9.550, fourth all around (35.975), fifth on floor (9.30), fifth on beam (8.85) and seventh on bars (8.25). Cliffer […]
The George C. Marshal girls varsity basketball team is now in the drivers seat as it heads into the final three games of the regular season. The combination of a pair of wins over W.T. Woodson and Thomas Jefferson and a second loss by Madison to Stone Bridge on Jan. […]
The U-12 PAC Attack girls soccer team from Falls Church recently completed their first season of play together in ODSL Division 2 with a 3-3-2 record. The team is (from left to right), front row Celina Marquez, Paige Pfannestiel, Rachel Pugh, Isabella Dod, Christina Giarusso; back row Manager Peter Kiley, […]