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Class of 2017: Theater seniors leave with a flair in 18 days

Class of 2017: Theater seniors leave with a flair in 18 days

by Beau Cameron, Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

The drama department may be done with its performances for the year, but that doesn't mean they've left the stage. The drama department is one of the most senior-heavy student groups in LHS, including Isabella Madrid, Martha Madrid, Eileen Rich, Lincoln Robisch, Andrew Livioco, Sara Bonfils, Garrett...

Choosing a college: Should you worry about assault?

Choosing a college:  Should you worry about assault?

by Rose Fiore, Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2017

Many high school students are excited to choose their colleges based on their academic needs and social life, but are they also looking at the crime records? The U.S. Campus Safety and Security website offers data about the number of crimes that have been committed on any U.S. campus. Over the pa...

It’s Time to call foul and teach Grayson Allen a lesson

It’s Time to call foul and teach Grayson Allen a lesson

by Matthew Gelhard, Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Spring 2017

Grayson Allen, a sophomore basketball player at Duke University, has been caught using foul play in his first two years. He has been accused of changing tempos and outcomes in games by engaging in heated shouting matches and even physical altercation such as tripping and grabbing of other players. D...

Seniors Sign National Letters of Intent

Seniors Sign National Letters of Intent

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2017

Graduation, as most athletes know all too well, often terminates a player’s career in sports. In football, only 8% of all high school players are recruited to play in college, 2.4% in Division I schools. On National Signing Day, February 1,  eight senior athletes committed to college athletics. Noll ...

LHSsees2020: Matt DeMember anticipates life on the field at Grove City College

LHSsees2020: Matt DeMember anticipates life on the field at Grove City College

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

May 3, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

On February 3, senior Matt DeMember signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Grove City College. As the school year comes to an end, he is full with anticipation for the upcoming fall. Grove City College, founded in 1876, is located in Pennsylvania and offers over 50 programs of st...

Class of 2016: Tell us your future and “kick” off summer with VANS Warped Tour tickets

Class of 2016: Tell us your future and “kick” off summer with VANS Warped Tour tickets

by Lancer Media

April 13, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Class of 2016, do you want a chance to see artists like 3Oh!3, Waka Flocka Flame, We the Kings, Mayday Parade, and Sleeping with Sirens, among others? You're in luck! Lancer Media has two Warped Tour tickets up for grabs. All seniors have to do is pose for a Lancer Media Destination photo. ...

Twelve sign to college athletics: three to play for West Point” Photo of the Day 2/4/2016

Twelve sign to college athletics: three to play for West Point” Photo of the Day 2/4/2016

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

February 4, 2016


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports

On February 4, families, students, teachers, coaches and players gathered in the main gym to watch 12 seniors commit to the athletic programs at colleges around the country.  On National Signing Day, high school athletes officially make an agreement between themselves and the colleges.  Dante Butler,...

My first growl: A Clemson cub eyes NCAA Football Championship victory

My first growl: A Clemson cub eyes NCAA Football Championship victory

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

January 9, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Ah, the College Football Playoff National Championship... Filled with ruthless tackles, booming fans, Hail Marys, and touchdown celebrations. This sporting event is the New Year's Eve ball drop of college sporting events. The 2016 championship game is between the Crimson Tide of University of...

Naviance: Not the nightmare you think it is

Naviance: Not the nightmare you think it is

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Naviance= Nasty. At least that's what I thought before I learned how to use it. In fact, I've heard a lot of complaining from my senior peers. "It's confusing." "Why can't I just do it the old way?" "I don't have time for it." Now, with practice, I realize Naviance is an incredible tool that w...

Don’t ignore the benefits of visiting college reps

Don’t ignore the benefits of visiting college reps

by Kaylee Henry, Editor

October 10, 2015


Filed under College Blog, Showcase

Besides the relief of getting out class, college visits can be important to your future education and could just determine where you go to college. In the fall each year, representatives from college admissions offices travel to high schools around the U.S to meet with students one on one. This all...

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