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Bladensburg Tuberculosis Outbreak

November 15, 2019 5:13pm | Marcale Barnwell

Health officials in Prince George’s County, Maryland are investigating a case of tuberculosis that occurred at Bladensburg High School. So far approximately 200 students have been affected by the tuberculosis. The case was first discovered on October 24, 2019 and parents are wondering why it […]

Breaking Curfew

November 15, 2019 2:36pm | Darasimi Fagbuyi

A curfew is something that many teenagers in this generation have and is usually broken many times before getting caught. Maryland is very strict when it comes down to juvenile curfew laws. Juveniles are not allowed to be out after 11:59 pm without parental/guardian supervision […]

Martin Luther King Jr Oratorical Contest

November 15, 2019 2:28pm | Christian Brown-Cole

The 5th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Oratorial Contest is starting now. This contest honors the legacy and birthday of Dr.King. The submission is a typed copy of your speech by November 30th. The speech should be about inequality today. The contest is between […]

Flowers is Banned from Sweet Frog

November 14, 2019 7:21pm | Virginia Bates

Sweet Frog in Woodmore Towne Center recently put a sign on their door stating that anyone attending Flowers High School are not allowed inside the store without a parent/ guardian.   @trapmoneynola on instagram posted a picture with a caption – “which one of ya’ll […]

Are Congressional Hearings Truly Influencing American Politics?

November 14, 2019 12:15pm | Joshua Fitch

November 13, 2019- You are Mark Zuckerberg. It is one forty-five pm in Room 2128 of the Rayburn Office Building. You were testifying for almost four hours, enduring the questions of the House Financial Services Committee, five mins in step with a representative, some of […]

Mustangs Rally For Change

November 12, 2019 9:04pm | Iverson Reyes

https://www.facebook.com/queenbqueen/videos/10218165786670840?d=n&sfns=moTuesday morning on  November 12, 2019 a significant amount of students began what would turn out to be an epic day at Bladensburg High School.  Students began to rally in front of the school  to demand  basic improvements and changes in the school.  They demanded […]

Taking a toll on cancer

November 12, 2019 9:01pm | Elijah Carroll

In the month of October, we show awareness to cancer. On October 31, 2019 there was an assembly at Charles Herbert Flowers to show dedication to this important time. Flowers brought in a survivor of breast cancer. Her name is Shondia Sabari, she shared information […]

The Effects of Smoking Weed

November 12, 2019 8:59pm | Michael Holmone , Cameron Stevenson

Cannabis, also known as marijuana among other names, is a psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant used for medical or recreational purposes. The main psychoactive part of cannabis is tetrahydrocannabinol, one of the 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 65 other cannabinoids. […]

Popeyes Assault

November 12, 2019 8:51pm | Darasimi Fagbuyi

On Tuesday, November 5,2019 at a local Popeyes, a woman was body slammed to the ground by an employee of the restaurant. This Popeyes was in Columbia on Nashville Highway. That Friday the local police officers arrested and charged the employee, 29 year-old Deriance Ra’Shaiel […]

Natural hair Club!

November 12, 2019 5:35pm | Olu-Banke Boakye-Yiadom

Natural hair club is one of our finest clubs here at Charles Herbert Flowers. The first meeting was on October 2nd, 2019. They meet up in Ms. Minnis room (305) from 2:45-3:45. During their meetings they discuss hair related issues such as how to lay […]