Churchill High School

February 21, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Bomb Threats Hit Churchill, Walter Johnson High Schools

Police responded to two bomb threats in high schools Wednesday morning — one at Churchill High School in Potomac and one at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda. The Churchill bomb threat was called in at 7:15 a.m. and officials evacuated the school, Officer Rick Goodale said. After examined by bomb-sniffing dogs, school administrators allowed […]

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April 28, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Top 10 Stories from April 21-April 27

The MyMCMedia Top 10 list had a rare week with five education-related stories, ranging from a celebrity surprise donation for a local school’s fund drive to “financial irregularities” found on the Montgomery County Council of PTAs ledger. The remaining five were all public safety stories, including a fire and crime summaries from Gaithersburg and Rockville. […]

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March 21, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Students Give Free Birthday Cakes to Residents in Need (VIDEO)

Cake decorating and community service started out as two separate hobbies for Churchill High School student Allison Wachen. In an effort to help those in need, she decided to combine her passions to bake a difference. “I was making a lot of cakes but didn’t know what to do with them,” Wachen said. “I read […]

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December 22, 2016 | Staff Writer

Go Behind the Scenes of MBT’s The Nutcracker (VIDEO)

The Metropolitan Ballet Theatre‘s performance of The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition in Montgomery County. Now you can go behind the scenes and meet the people who make it all happen: Find out more about MBT, here.

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May 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Churchill High School

Police Investigate Stabbing at Churchill High School

Montgomery County police were called to Winston Churchill High School, 11300 Gainsborough Road in Potomac, at 12:11 p.m. today following reports of a stabbing. Police said the incident involved three students. According to police minor injuries were sustained from scissors and a tool used with clay. Fire Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer confirmed on Twitter that […]

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March 24, 2015 | Krista Brick

Churchill Hockey Honored by County Council (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Winston Churchill High School ice hockey team was honored by the Montgomery County Council on March 24 for their winning record and ranking as the No.1 team in the Washington area by the The Washington Post. Coach Ray McKenzie’s team from Potomac finished with a 20-1 record, scored 162 goals this season while allowing […]

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October 2, 2014 | Krista Brick

QO Tops Churchill (PHOTOS)

UPDATED, Oct. 2, 8:30 p.m. – Quince Orchard High School’s football team tallied 44 points in a shutdown of Churchill Thursday night. The final score, 44-3. Churchill couldn’t get any offense going and scored just one field goal early in the game. From then on it was all QO with a final safety to end the […]

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October 7, 2013 | Staff Writer

Quince Orchard Over Churchill 52 – 0 (Video)

Gaithersburg resident Paul Flickinger was on the sidelines of the Quince Orchard vs. Churchill high school football game on October 4 and captured the video highlights posted below. Quince Orchard triumphed over Churchill 52 – 0.

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October 5, 2012 | Staff Writer

“Every 15 Minutes”

As part of a national program called “Every 15 minutes” police simulated an alcohol related accident and arrest at Churchill High School. The program is intended to instill in teenagers the potentially dangerous consequences of drinking alcohol and texting while driving. As part of the program, Montgomery County Police and Montgomery County Fire & Rescue, […]

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