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Beauty and the Beast review

Olivia Miller, Co-Editor-In-Chief

April 6, 2017

Filed under Arts & Style

 Due to a strong, independent, and bright Emma Watson, she was perfectly able to fulfill the role of the classic Disney princess, Belle from the beloved movie Beauty and the Beast. Released on March 16, 2017, not only boys and...

A Will to Survive

Claire Gallihugh, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017

Filed under Arts & Style

Due to the high levels of stress today’s high school students endure, and increased numbers of teens struggling with their mental health, suicide prevention education and services have become a growing priority.  Therapeutic...

Take a Seat For SOFA

Kyra Breslow, Managing Editor

December 14, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style

  Improv can be extremely difficult, but these students have found a way to perfect the art and have formed a group called Silly Outrageous Funny Actors (SOFA). Sponsored by drama teacher Elizabeth Deker, the troupe will be perfo...

Coffee and Chill

Trinity Green, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style

 Coffee House, Potomac Falls’ version of an open-mic night, began nine years ago.   This event gives students the opportunity to perform and express themselves. This year’s first Coffee House will take place on Friday...

For Potomac Falls!

October 11, 2016

To Tweet or Not to Tweet?

Gwyn Miles, Staff Writer

June 14, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style

 In this day and age, social media plays a major role in how society is shaped. Some of the more popular applications include Instagram, Tumblr, Snapchat, Facebook, and one of the most popular, Twitter. Twitter is a free soc...

It’s Our Forte

Kyra Breslow, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style, Uncategorized

 Elite band students come together from all over the county to play together, thus forming the all-district band. Potomac Falls is privileged to have several students make the symphonic and concert bands and nine of those student...

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Review

Jonathan Katz

February 14, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style

On December. 18. the first “Star Wars” movie in ten years came out. It is also the first movie to come out since Disney purchased the “Star Wars” franchise. After the disappointing prequels, “Star Wars” needed a good ...

Delete The Adjectives, and You’ll Get the Facts

Olivia Miller, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016

Filed under Arts & Style

  Not only have I read the book five times since freshman year, it is a book that I know I will continue reading every chance I get, and a book I hope to share with my children one day. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee analyzes...

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