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Community service opportunities are everywhere

BY ZOLA CANADY, JUNIOR EDITOR Racing to get all of the required community service hours before graduation can be stressful for high school students, but with proper planning, completing hours can be easy. In DCPS schools, students are required to do 100 hours of volunteer service during their four years of high school, but Montgomery

Students Vie for Place on Homecoming Throne

BY CHLOE LEO, JUNIOR EDITOR Each year, homecoming nominees hang countless posters up above the water fountains and around the school, with Instagram selfies and Snapchats, in hopes of winning a position in Wilson’s homecoming court.   This year, the homecoming dance will take place Saturday, October 24, and the vote for Homecoming Court will

Student Government Association Candidate Statements

COMPILED BY HELEN MALHOTRA, CO-EDITOR-IN-CHIEF The candidates for the 2015-2016 Student Government Association sent in statements on what they hope to accomplish if elected and why Wilson students should vote for them. Not all candidates were able to send in statements, but they are listed underneath their corresponding category. Wilson students will vote for the new SGA members in

Teacher Colman McCarthy Leaves Wilson After 30 Years

  BY EMMA BUZBEE, NEWS EDITOR Social Issues teacher Colman McCarthy ended his 30 years of teaching at Wilson abruptly last December. Midway through the second advisory, he stopped attending his class and was replaced by his son. McCarthy was told by an administrator in December that the spring semester of his class Social Issues

Slideshow: Homecoming Game 2014

PHOTOS BY ELLIE LE BLANC, PHOTO EDITOR Wilson Varsity Football wins homecoming game against HD Woodson 21-20.