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Faces of Friday Night: The QO Band

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Drum Major Alex Liu leads the Quince Orchard Red Army Band at the Cougars’ Nov. 14 playoff game against Clarksburg.

If Friday nights at the Cougar Dome are like a well-orchestrated production with the football team as the protagonists; the cheerleaders, poms and Red Army as the supporting players; and the spectators as the audience, then the QO Band provides…

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New Partnership to Support College and Career Success County educators and business leaders have teamed up to launch the new Integrated Experiential Learning Cooperative. This program will provide students with opportunities to gain on-the-job experience and work skills, beginning in…

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Northwest Makes Preparations for Ebola In the battle against Ebola, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda has emerged as one of only four bio-containment hospitals best equipped to handle the disease in this country. NIH is located just…

Faces of Friday Night: QO Homecoming

Photos | Debbie Boderman

The Quince Orchard cheerleaders joined forces with SOMO JOY to cheer the Cougars to a homecoming victory over B-CC, 51-0.

Homecoming is guys outdoing each other for the most creative ways to ask a girl out, and a parking lot full of decorated cars. Homecoming is a Spirit Week of theme days and zany outfits at school, and each class…

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RCES Is Digging It On Sunday, Oct. 5, 25 volunteers worked for six hours, prepping for the conservation garden in the Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) courtyard. It was a true community effort. Volunteers came from Epworth United Methodist Church,…