The Purple Tide

A gavel representing power and authority in the justice system.
Virginia first southern state to ban death penalty
Natasha Guharoy, Staff Writer • June 21, 2021

Gov. Ralph Northam signed a bill that would officially abolish the death penalty...

The Albemarle High School Scholastic Rowing Champions pose by the river.
Humans of Chantilly: The face of new rowing club
Finn Geary, Staff Writer • July 2, 2021

Junior Isaac Elias is a 17-year-old who founded the Chantilly Row Crew Club. Why...

Softball players look forward to enjoying their entire season this year.
Softball players support each other, improve skills
Lizzie Stone, Staff Writer • June 28, 2021

High school softball teams are the culmination of an athlete’s time in the sport....

Junior Harini Sethu demonstrates taking PE in the sumer online format.
Summer school to be conducted on larger scale
Anagha Gummadivalli, Academics Editor • June 23, 2021

As the school prepares for summer learning with the school year coming to an end...

While the use of NFTs has increased, their environmental impacts have been put into the spotlight as well.
Non-fungible tokens accelerate damage to environment
Luke Barlow, Staff Writer • July 1, 2021

More and more facets of society are becoming digitized. This extends to the art industry...

Flags wave at the D.C. Capital Pride Parade on June 10, 2017.
LGBTQ+ community strides for more queer friendliness
Anwita Suryadewara, Blake Jocuns, and Thirtha Poruthikode Unnivelan June 26, 2021

Pride month is celebrated every June, to honor the 1969 Stonewall uprising in Manhattan, which was the turning point for the Gay Liberation Movement...