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LGBTQ+ Representation in the 2018 Winter Olympics

Bessie Huang, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 11, 2018

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The 2018 Olympic Winter Games, hosted in PyeongChang, South Korea, featured an array of milestones for the LGBTQ+ community. Canadian figure skater Eric Radford became the first openly gay competitor in the Winter Olympics...

Spirit Week Starts Monday

Nyla Howell, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018

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As ERHS's Spring Spirit week approaches, activities are planned to show school spirit. Spirit Week begins March 12 through March 16. Everyday of the week students for different themes. At the end of the week, students have...

Teacher Feature: Mr. John Steele

Habibah Khalid, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018

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Mr. John Steele, who is located in Room 118, joins the ERHS staff this year. Mr. John Steele seemed excited to be a new member of the ERHS staff, saying it is by far his favorite school out of the five schools he has taught...

Talks of Raising the Age for Semiautomatic guns

Kendall Chappell, News ]

March 8, 2018

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President Donald Trump has spoken out recently about wanting to raise the age for purchasing a semiautomatic gun from 18 to 21, despite the NRA’s disapproval of this legislation. Florida Governor Rick Scott has also vastly spok...

All About the Syrian Crisis

Natalie Valiente

March 6, 2018

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In the past week alone, more than 520 people, including 130 children, have died and thousands more have been wounded as bombs continue to fall on the rebel-held Damascus suburb of East Ghouta, Syria.  Through seven years of never ending war and ...

First African American Competes on U.S. Olympic Hockey Team

Nyla Howell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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For the first time in Olympic history, an African American will represent the U.S. in hockey, at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Jordan Greenway is the first African American to join Team USA for hockey. According to C...

School Closed Friday for Wind Storm

March 5, 2018

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On Friday, March 2nd, schools in Prince George's County were closed on a code red due to high winds. According to the Prince George's County website, code red means that both students and "all personnel" do not have to report...

Students Fight For Gun Control

Nyla Howell, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018

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After a horrific high school shooting  in Parkland, Florida on February 14th, students are now voicing their concerns on the easy access of guns in our country. At  Stoneman Douglas High School,  17 students died when one of the students opened fire during ...

North and South Korea Make History at Winter Olympics

Nyla Howell, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018

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On February 9th, North and South Korea made history by walking under a united flag in the Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea, celebrating the start of the Olympic Games. The 2018 Winter Olympics was the first tim...

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