2024-05-28 1:11 AM

Memorial Day 2024 Issue!

Stuart-FCHS Split Rivarly Doubleheader Tuesday

FCHS player Claudia Valdivieso fights for a rebound late in Tuesday's game against Stuart High. (Photo: News-Press)

Last Second Shot Lifts Lady Jags It may have taken a few tries, but on their final possession, the Lady Jaguars got the hoop and the win, 38-37, over the rival Raiders on a three-point shot from senior guard Almarys Ortiz with 13 seconds remaining.

McLean Freedom Win National Title

On July 28, local powerhouse McLean Freedom brought the 16U national championship to the Northern Virginia area, as the ladies defeated the Dallas Texans 91 Red, 3-2, to capture the victory in the final match of the 2007 US Youth Soccer National Championship Series in Frisco, Texas.  

The Peak Oil Crisis: CERA Week 2007

If you are in the energy business then “CERAWeek,” a convention in Houston put on by the energy consulting firm Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA), was the place to be last week. Attending this “world renowned event” were some 1,600 “CEOs, sheiks, professors, analysts and energy decision makers,” who paid up to $5,500 to listen […]

Press Pass: FOURGOODMEN

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Before Snow Patrol and Franz Ferdinand led this latest wave of sonic Scots across the pond, Simple Minds and Big Country were topping U.S. charts with hits like “Don’t You Forget About Me.” Think about the commotion that those first two talented bands have made of late, then think about the hubbub that would be […]