An abduction attempt against a local elementary school student turned out to be a false report, the Fairfax County Police said Thursday.
Colby Dessaure scored a career-high 22 points and West Potomac improved to 4-0 in the district with a 64-56 victory over Hayfield.
Overcoming illness and a tough Marshall squad, Edison's win on Friday night puts them along in first place in the National District.
Hundreds of students, competing in categories ranging from plant sciences to environmental engineering, took part in West Potomac's science fair January 11.
All Fairfax County Public Schools facilities will be closed on Saturday and all scheduled activities are canceled.
Eight new electric buses will soon be joining Fairfax County Public Schools' massive fleet of school buses, the school system announced Thursday.
Increases in teacher salaries, more funding for special education and expansion of the student laptop program are included in FCPS's 2021 budget request.
An 18-year-old man was arrested Friday night at West Potomac High School for allegedly carrying a gun on school property.
The West Potomac boys and girls basketball teams swept rival Mount Vernon on Friday, with Wolverine coach David Houston III picking up his 200th win.
The threat of the first snow of 2020 has led Fairfax County Public Schools to close two hours early on Tuesday.