The winter sports season will open this week without several key starters after police cited more than 30 students for underage drinking at a party Saturday, Dec. 1. Cited athletes will miss at least the first game of the season.
Four male students were punished Friday evening for coming to the home football game under the influence of alcohol, principal Alan Goodwin said. Police at the game helped with the investigation, but the students were not arrested, he said.
As part of its series "WASTED: Young and Using," WUSA9 News aired Feb. 2 a segment that includes video of a student's Dec. 10 house party, in which the police cited about 35 students. (continue reading...)
Every 15 Minutes concluded today with an assembly, which featured a video explaining the story and aftermath of yesterday’s car crash as well as letter-reading by participating students and their family members.
[caption id="attachment_12006" align="alignright" width="370" caption="Many hugged and reunited with friends who were pronounced dead the day before. Juniors Ani Carlson and Sasha Berger shared a tearful hug after the second assembly. Photo by Annie Russell."][/caption]