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Fifth graders move up to New Market Middle: Photo of the day 6/8/17

Fifth graders move up to New Market Middle: Photo of the day 6/8/17

by Katie Lehman, Editor
June 8, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

On June 8, fifth graders of New Market Elementary celebrated moving up to middle school. Starting at 8:30 a.m., friends and family checked into the building to get ready for the ceremony to be held in the LHS auditorium. The event began with the honors chorus of the elementary school, conducted by Julia Seil...

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice for incoming freshmen from Katie Brengel

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice for incoming freshmen from Katie Brengel

by Katie Brengel, Guest Contributor
June 5, 2017
Filed under Spring 2017, Welcome Class of 2021

High School- the biggest years of your school experience before you enter the real world. An ecosystem of teenagers maturing and learning about life together. Going from an eighth grader on top of the world to a whole new environment is a huge transition in a person’s life. Whether you are excited o...

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice for incoming freshmen from Dillion Riggin

Welcome Class of 2021: Advice for incoming freshmen from Dillion Riggin

by Dillon Riggin, Guest Contributor
June 5, 2017
Filed under Spring 2017, Welcome Class of 2021

Dear incoming freshmen, There is no doubt that you have heard an array of horror stories about high school. Your last year of middle school was filled with tales of harsh punishment, repulsive amounts of homework, and threats levied against freshmen. While high school certainly isn’t a cake-wa...

High school vs. Middle school: Was the transition as bad as everyone says?

High school vs. Middle school: Was the transition as bad as everyone says?

by Taylor Holmes and Grace Gaydosh
October 20, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Opinion

Looming lockers, intimidating bullies, big and scary buildings. When you’re in 8th grade, high school seems like a terrifying experience. High school and middle school are very different. With all of the fun high school has to offer, there are also a lot of responsibilities. The transition, while traumatic...

Shrinking French classes affect future language learners

Shrinking French classes affect future language learners

by Kristina Baskin, Reporter
February 7, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

¿Hablas español? Parlez-vous français? Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Well, can you? Learning a new language is an important part of today’s society; it allows communication among people of different backgrounds and cultures, and learning a new language broadens horizons and opens new opportunities. However, a ...

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