The A-Blast

Katie Pope
Senior Katie Pope is the weekend editor of the A-Blast and this is her third year on staff. She was previously a staff writer, photographer, and photo editor. Through school she participates in field hockey, swim, and lacrosse. She also is a part of the English and Math Honor Societies. Outside of school she explores local ice cream shops, works, and watches Netflix. During her free time she likes to cook, take pictures, explore nature, and go on random adventures with friends.


Katie Pope, Weekend Editor

Apr 08, 2019
Spring break event calendar (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
Gong Cha in Annandale provides a great hang out spot (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Heritage Night 2019 Video (Story/Media)
Mar 18, 2019
Dine in at Silverado- one of Annandale’s most popular restaurants (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
The best spots for Prom pictures (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Guarenteed a good time at Glory Days (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
The St. James provides entertainment for all (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Chorus students put on a spectacular production of Broadway Desserts (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
The Lady Atoms win their senior night game (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
King Street Tavern; a fancy restaurant inside a Hilton Hotel (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Make sure to take advantage of Alexandria restaurant week (Story)
Dec 18, 2018
True Food Kitchen lacks on flavor despite great service (Story)
Dec 18, 2018
Visit the stunning Botanical Gardens this season (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
AHS alum lights up faces one bulb at a time (Story/Media)
Nov 09, 2018
Runners tackle the Turkey Trot (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Visit the Falls Church farmers market every Saturday year-round (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Virtue Feed and Grain offers juicy burgers (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Six Flags’ Fright Fest: fearful, fun, and festive (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Have a Taste of Annandale this weekend (Media)
Oct 06, 2018
Restaurant Review: Carlyle’s Crushes the Competition (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Making Ice Cream at Nicecream (Story)
May 25, 2018
So Long, Seniors! (Story)
May 21, 2018
Second Summer Fest coming up (Media)
Apr 27, 2018
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Japanese Culture Club (Media)
Apr 12, 2018
Arabian Night (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Living the Lunch Life (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Caught red-handed (Media)
Feb 16, 2018
Swimming finishes off season at regionals (Media)
Feb 16, 2018
Electing Electives (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Steps to work towards an athletic scholarship (Media)
Feb 05, 2018
What a sweet night at Broadway Desserts (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Came for the desserts, stayed for the Broadway (Media)
Jan 31, 2018
Kora Coker: Living the Girl Scout Life (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
We all shout for Girl Scouts (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Six steps to prepare for spring sports (Media)
Jan 24, 2018
Atoms Special Olympics (Media)
Jan 23, 2018
Swim and Dive back to success (Media)
Dec 12, 2017
Swim falls to Wakefield in dual meet (Media)
Nov 20, 2017
“She Kills Monsters” Cast Kills It (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Halloween Costume Contest Results (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Combating Concussions (Media)
Oct 25, 2017
A Little Taste of Annandale (Story)
Sep 30, 2017
Practice Makes Progress (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Honor societies lead to success (Story)
Sep 23, 2017
Managers work hard behind the scenes (Media)
Sep 14, 2017
Explore the FCPD Explorers (Story/Media)
Jun 09, 2017
Special Ed students have a blast at prom (Story)
May 05, 2017
Seniors serve, set, and spike (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Shoebox Charging Station (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Baseball team falls to Spartans 14-1 (Media)
Apr 26, 2017
Outdoor Track prepares for conference (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
DIY: Rainbow Cake (Story)
Mar 13, 2017
Warmer weather brings an increase to allergies (Story/Media)
Feb 27, 2017
DIY with Katie Pope: Valentine’s Day Bark (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Candid moments (Story/Media)
Jan 25, 2017
Making history at the Women’s March (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
I spy Phillip Harris (Story/Media)
Jan 24, 2017
DIY with Katie : Peppermint Sugar Body Scrub (Story)
Jan 13, 2017
Marijuana use is low despite legalization (Story)
Jan 09, 2017
DIY with Katie: Window cling snowflakes (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
Junior Shirley Chu celebrates New Year (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
Useful study skills leads to success (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
DIY Fall Decor (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Boys Cross Country Works Hard Towards Regionals (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Are SAT prep classes worth it? (Story)
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