Tag: T.C. Williams High School

Our View: Facets of systemic discrimination

Five letters and columns in this week’s Alexandria Times editorial pages touch on various aspects of discrimination in the United States. The writers voice...

AHD’s free flu shot clinics provide more than 1,800 vaccines

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Health Department organized two free flu shot clinics on Sept. 26, administering 1,802 vaccinations, according to a news...

Your Views: City schools integrated in the 1960s

To the editor: I am writing to correct some historical errors in the letter submitted by Samantha Ahdoot and Heather Jelks, “Eulogy for the Witness...

My View | Andrew Macdonald: Obituary for a pin oak (quercus...

I was the stately, towering pin oak that was cut down to make room for a concession stand for the new sports stadium at...

Your Views: Eulogy for the Witness Oak

To the editor: Born possibly in 1870 from an acorn of uncertain origin, this tree began as a sapling on land belonging to Black families,...

Your Views: Don’t rename T.C.

To the editor: Thousands of proud T.C. Williams High School graduates will soon become “orphans” if the school board foolishly follows the “cancel culture” tantrum...

ACPS cuts down 150-year-old “Witness Tree”

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools cut down the 150-year-old oak tree, named the “Witness Tree” by activists, at T.C. Williams High...

ACPS plans to cut down 150-year-old tree

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Residents are banding together to protest Alexandria City Public Schools’ plans to cut down a 150-year-old oak tree at T.C....

Your Views: Renaming T.C. Williams High School

A vote for Boone-Yoast H.S. To the editor: I recently heard about the effort to re-name T.C. Williams High School. As a native Alexandrian, may I...

T.C. Williams grads awarded more than $500K

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmellokl[email protected] The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria gave $504,000 in scholarships to 181 graduating seniors from T.C. Williams High School’s class of...