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Oscar Pistorius is on trial right now for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine's Day last year. Courtesy of New York Times

International News Roundup for Apr. 5- Apr. 11

What's new in the world of international news?
The "4x4" singer performed in D.C. on Thursday night. Courtesy of Owen Sweeny

Miley takes the DMV

The last time many of the then tween girls who filled the stadium on Thursday had seen Cyrus live was six years ago at the Verizon Center when she still sported her platinum blonde wig and went by the name of "Hannah Montana."
The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) only began last year. Courtesy of

2014 National Women's Soccer League predictions

Didn't know we had a National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)? No clue who the teams are? Unsure why you're reading this? Don't worry. SCO is here to help.

Blair Volleyball Downs Northwood

The Blair varsity boys volleyball team (5-3) took their post-time out cheer of "1..2..3 turn up!" to heart as they showed up ready to play on Monday afternoon.
Social Studies teacher Marc Grossman is accepting applications from Blair students to work at his farm this summer. Courtesy of The Farm at our House

Summertime Workin'

Working hard. Gaining experience. Getting paid. What's not to love about having a job? See what your fellow Blazers are doing to stay busy this summer.

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Which spring sport would you most like to see featured on a SCO video?
  • Baseball
  • Boys Lacrosse
  • Girls Lacrosse
  • Boys Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Gymnastics
  • Coed Volleyball
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The College Readiness Contest

Although the new SAT has good intentions, it won't fix the old SAT’s failure to fulfill the test's purpose-- to provide colleges with a fair and accurate evaluation of students' ability to succeed in college.

An alert for every occasion

A push to remove the zero tolerance policy

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Termites discovered at Blair

After thousands of termites emerged in the arts hallway last Tuesday, an county exterminator has indicated the possibility of a termite infestation at Blair.

Blair community reacts to projected increase in student enrollment

Electives to look out for

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Adorableness abounds in Mindy's return

Now Mindy and Danny from "The Mindy Project" are back and the show effectively proves that two main characters can indeed get together without the show losing its comedic edge.

"How I Met Your Mother" series finale disappoints fans

Warm days, fun concerts

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Girls' lacrosse dispatches Northwood

Slow moments were few and far between in the Blair girls' varsity lacrosse’s (4-3) victory over the Northwood Gladiators (3-3) Tuesday.

Boys' volleyball falls to Kennedy

2014 MLB preview