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Don’t Harm To Kill A Mockingbird

Don’t Harm To Kill A Mockingbird

by Hannah Haught, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Once again, a school has banned Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird. In fact, the entire school district of Biloxi, Mississippi has removed the novel from their eighth grade curriculum due to language in the book. School board vice president, Kenny Holloway, said, "There is some language in the book...

National English Honor Society inducts 31 new members: Photo of the Day 10/26/2017

National English Honor Society inducts 31 new members:  Photo of the Day 10/26/2017

by Yesenia Montenegro, Reporter

October 26, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The National English Honor Society held their annual induction ceremony on Wednesday, October 25th at 7:00 PM. Thirty-one students were inducted into the group. Inductees pledged to advance in their study of English and to keep their guiding motto, "Duty goes with Honor, in mind. Mrs. Natalie R...

We are Lancers: Video celebrates our diversity and identity

We are Lancers:  Video celebrates our diversity and identity

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Video

During the first week of school, each PREP class watched a video of John Cena talking about the topic of tolerance in the United States. For the following two weeks, Digital Communications created a video based on the Cena concept and unveiled the results in PREP on October 4. The video shows se...

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

Students eagerly await The Giver’s first meeting of the year: Photo of the Day 9/23/17

by Greyston Harding, Reporter

September 24, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

The cast and crew of The Giver held their first meeting on Friday, September 22nd. During the meeting, drama teacher Mrs. Angela Smithhisler introduced The Giver to all of the eager students. The show dates have also been announced to be from November 16th through the 19th. Rozmia Fattah, the ...

Not your average clubs

Not your average clubs

by Emily Reed, Managing Editor

June 2, 2017


Filed under Spring 2017, Welcome Class of 2021

School is stressful. Luckily, there are clubs that meet during PREP on Fridays that are a wonderful way to alleviate stress and celebrate the end of the week. You can join three clubs that meet during PREP, one that meets on A days, B days, and C days. You can join many more clubs that meet solely after...

Rozmia Fattah leads from behind the scenes

Rozmia Fattah leads from behind the scenes

by Hannah Haught, Managing Editor

May 22, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Rozmia Fattah is a seventeen year old junior who is capable of doing anything she sets her mind to. Fattah is a stellar student, a strong leader, a kind friend, and overall an amazing person. One of the most impressive things about Fattah is her academic accomplishments. She holds a 4.0 unweighted GPA...

Drama club inducts officers for 2017-2018: Photo of the Day 5/17/17

Drama club inducts officers for 2017-2018:  Photo of the Day 5/17/17

by Christian Nolan, Reporter

May 19, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

The drama club chose new officers for next year. These individuals are taking the roles that graduating seniors held the entire year. As getting picked though, comes a big responsibility. Students are hand-picked by drama teacher Mrs. Angela Smithhisler. Here are the roles, and the students were...

Students add the finishing touches to the media center’s coloring poster: Photo of the Day 11/28/16

Students add the finishing touches to the media center’s coloring poster: Photo of the Day 11/28/16

by Cassie Harris, Reporter

November 28, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

At the beginning of the school year, media specialist Marsha Thompson created a fun coloring project for students. The intent for the collaborative project was to alleviate stress and provide a creative outlet for students and staff. Every day before 7:30 a.m. or at lunch, student add more to the po...

LGBT+ students and supporters protest with silence: Photo of the Day 4/17/2015

LGBT+ students and supporters protest with silence: Photo of the Day 4/17/2015

by Hannah Haught, Reporter

April 17, 2015


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Day of Silence is a national day of recognition in which students stay silent for the day to call attention to the silence that members of the LGBT+ community endure due to their sexual orientation or gender identity. The Day of Silence started at the University of Virginia in 1996 and since th...

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