The Black and White

Driver’s Ed should be a MCPS class

By Surbhi Agrawal

September 15, 2009

*By Alana Neuman* Paying hundreds of dollars for a state-required drivers’ education class can be difficult for many families. To ease this financial burden, drivers’ education should be incorporated into the public school curriculum as an elective option. Read More »...

Texaco fight blown out of proportion

By Eleanor Katz

September 15, 2009

*By Kevin Hoogstraten* In the next few weeks, one of two Texaco signs will come off of the canopy of Mitch and Bill’s Texaco in Potomac Village. This may not seem like a big deal, but the fight over these signs and the ultimate decision to remove one of them is a prime example of Potomac Village’s...

Battle of the Classes: Just do it

By John Son

September 14, 2009

As senior year begins and Homecoming Week comes earlier than usual, I approach the most important day of my life: Battle of the Classes 2K9. For those freshman/non-spirited people out there, BOTC is an event during Spirit Week where five boys and five girls represent their grade and compete in a variety of even...

Facebook applications become increasingly ridiculous

By Jenny Baldwin

September 14, 2009

*By Rachel Nussbaum* Applications. Nope, I don’t mean college or job applications. This type’s more important. Read More »...