Winter spirit week brings around customary and new PHS traditions

Adey Harris, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018

Filed under Fashion, Poolesville News, Recent Posts, School News, Student Life, Style

To usher in the winter sports season, PHS held the annual winter spirit week. From December 11th through 15th, both students and teachers dressed according to the a different theme each day. Monday was Get Up and Go Day, where...

PHS football makes history with first win over Watkins Mill

Rachel Ryan, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, News, Poolesville News, Recent Posts, School News, Sports

PHS varsity football had a memorable season this year. On Friday, October 20, the Falcons fought their way to a win against Watkins Mill in an overtime game, pulling out a stunning 48-41 defeat. After losing to the wolverines...

Statue of confederate soldier finds new home in Dickerson

Nikita Kleyner, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

Filed under MoCo News, News, Poolesville News, Recent Posts

Five months after the decision to move the confederate statue from Rockville, Maryland was made, it has finally arrived to White’s Ferry in Dickerson. Amidst the current controversy on statues of confederate figures standing...

Golf team tees up a great season

Ben Jamison, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Poolesville News, Recent Posts, School News, Sports

The Poolesville golf team, coached by Mrs. Hunsicker-Blair, competed in their last golf match on September 26th at Fall Road Golf Course vs. Damascus, Blake, and Einstein. They came out to play in their second to last match of...

Las Vegas attack leaves 58 deceased, local church responds

Dora Kreitzer, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

Filed under Current Events, News, Poolesville News, Recent Posts

On Oct. 1st, 2017, at around 10 PM, Stephen Paddock opened fire into a crowd of around 22,000 people at a Jason Aldean concert at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. Paddock, a 64 year old accountant and local r...

Reserve at Brightwell Crossing causes uproar over alleged pollution of Potomac River watershed

Andrea Rentel, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017

Filed under News, Poolesville News, Recent Posts

“Brightwell Crossing is a very safe community that provides excellent housing for everyone,” Alla Mozolina, a resident of Brightwell, states. She has lived at The Reserve since moving to Poolesville last year and has had a very po...

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