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TrapperGate: Local Drug Bust Begins with B-CC Dealer
TrapperGate: Local Drug Bust Begins with B-CC Dealer
Katherine Jones and Bennett Galper February 3, 2023
“I had a friend rush home and flush pounds of [product].”
What Weve Got Here is Failure to Communicate
What We've Got Here is Failure to Communicate
William Walsh, Managing Editor
B-CC administration can hold all the town halls it wants. The fact that these Potemkin villages pop up after every one of these incidents seems like a tacit acknowledgement of wrongdoing.
Teenagers Unwittingly Take Fentanyl, Leading to Spikes in Teen Overdoses Across the County
Teenagers Unwittingly Take Fentanyl, Leading to Spikes in Teen Overdoses Across the County
Katherine Jones and Bennett Galper
“If my friend who smokes more than I do refers me to a dealer, I won’t question it,” said an anonymous B-CC student.
MCPS Curriculum to Address Gender and Sexuality in Elementary Schools
MCPS Curriculum to Address Gender and Sexuality in Elementary Schools
Ali Hellerman, staff
“I think that [the book list] is a good idea because it is essential that children are exposed to a variety of texts that represent different people,” said B-CC junior Tessy Schreyer.
The Pledge of Allegiance: Standing (or sitting) for Something
The Pledge of Allegiance: Standing (or sitting) for Something
Emily Atrokhov, staff
Ultimately, everyone is entitled to their own choice of whether to stand or sit during the pledge. What matters is the intentionality.
No More 9 to 5?
No More 9 to 5?
Nina Allen
The reasons behind this change point to the extent that each generation has been impacted by technology.
TrapperGate: Local Drug Bust Begins with B-CC Dealer
TrapperGate: Local Drug Bust Begins with B-CC Dealer
Katherine Jones and Bennett Galper February 3, 2023
“I had a friend rush home and flush pounds of [product].”
MCPS Curriculum to Address Gender and Sexuality in Elementary Schools
MCPS Curriculum to Address Gender and Sexuality in Elementary Schools
Ali Hellerman, staff
“I think that [the book list] is a good idea because it is essential that children are exposed to a variety of texts that represent different people,” said B-CC junior Tessy Schreyer.
Mono Sweeps the Senior Class
Mono Sweeps the Senior Class
Hannah Troubh and Molly Hill
At Capital Medical Group, if a teenager comes in showing Mono symptoms, the pediatrician can usually guess what school they're from because of how mono travels in clusters.
The Long Unanswered Question: What Really Happens at Beach Week?
The Long Unanswered Question: What Really Happens at Beach Week?
Katie Dorsey, Logan Tongberg, and
“It's not the simple underage drinking, possession of marijuana, curfew violation."
What Weve Got Here is Failure to Communicate
What We've Got Here is Failure to Communicate
William Walsh, Managing Editor • February 3, 2023
B-CC administration can hold all the town halls it wants. The fact that these Potemkin villages pop up after every one of these incidents seems like a tacit acknowledgement of wrongdoing.
Best Parking Spot: Student Lot or Chelton?
Best Parking Spot: Student Lot or Chelton?
Sam Moffit
Don't just park anywhere. Hear us out on which spot is better for you!
Sometimes a Rock is Just a Rock
Sometimes a Rock is Just a Rock
William Walsh
Reducing a long-held tradition to a performative political act is a bad decision.
You Deserve the Ticket
You Deserve the Ticket
Lea Shweiki
An anonymous B-CC senior admits that the fastest they have gone is 150 mph on the Dulles Toll Road, which, unsurprisingly, did not end ideally.
Teenagers Unwittingly Take Fentanyl, Leading to Spikes in Teen Overdoses Across the County
Teenagers Unwittingly Take Fentanyl, Leading to Spikes in Teen Overdoses Across the County
Katherine Jones and Bennett Galper February 3, 2023
“If my friend who smokes more than I do refers me to a dealer, I won’t question it,” said an anonymous B-CC student.
The Pledge of Allegiance: Standing (or sitting) for Something
The Pledge of Allegiance: Standing (or sitting) for Something
Emily Atrokhov, staff
Ultimately, everyone is entitled to their own choice of whether to stand or sit during the pledge. What matters is the intentionality.
No More 9 to 5?
No More 9 to 5?
Nina Allen
The reasons behind this change point to the extent that each generation has been impacted by technology.
Chevy Chase circa 1917- 1964
Chevy Chase Club: Exclusive to a Fault
Emily Atrokhov
When Sadie Virbickas moved into the neighborhood, she quickly realized the power of the Chevy Chase Club.
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Club Sports: All of the Work, None of the Recognition
Club Sports: All of the Work, None of the Recognition
Courtney Kloss, Staff • February 3, 2023
The limbo between these sports and school recognition has alienated players.
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Fast fashion leads to waste
SweatStop: A Teen's Guide to Rejecting Fast Fashion
Hannah Troubh February 3, 2023
“I have a ridiculous amount of shirts…probably like 60, and I definitely only wear like five to ten-ish.”
Should You Keep Problematic Artists on Your Playlist?
Should You Keep Problematic Artists on Your Playlist?
February 3, 2023
“Personally, I live in a ‘no Chris Brown household’...there are so many other artists. I could list 70 artists that sound like Chris Brown.”
Courtesy of Fox 5 News
B-CC's Once Upon a Prom Featured on Fox
January 24, 2023

B-CC’s “Once Upon a Prom” club was featured on Fox 5 Friday, the 20th, to announce this year's prom attire giveaway. “Prom is a really...

Winter Fashion: Wear or Tear?
Winter Fashion: Wear or Tear?
January 20, 2023
Shorts in the winter? We wish you would just wear pants.
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