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Skin Care 101

Skin Care 101

Michael Miles
December 2, 2016
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

  Listen up Leonardtown, the crust epidemic is over! It is time to moisturize and revitalize. With winter fast approaching, meaning we get dry quicker, it is imperative that we follow the proper moisturizing habits to enhance our skin and glo like a firefly. So listen up! (Yes, I am talking t... Read more »

Does Homework Work?

Does Homework Work?

Joy Deitrich
December 2, 2016
Filed under School News, Student Life, Top Stories

It’s nearing the end of December, and what’s next? Winter Break? I can’t tell over the rising sound of Christmas carols. December is a busy month for us all. It’s the height of fall, pumpkin spice everything, comfy sweaters, and most importantly, snow days. We’re all caught up in the hype of th... Read more »

Attending Sporting Events

Attending Sporting Events

Jack Getty, Staff Writer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Sports, Student Life

The school year is in full swing, and so are the sports. For returning students, sporting events are something they look forward to during their summer break. For upcoming freshmen and students who don’t want to attend, you are probably wondering: what’s so great about high school sports? Or why shou... Read more »

Being an Exchange Student from Germany

Being an Exchange Student from Germany

Jonas Hansen, Staff Writer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life

My name is Jonas, and I’m an exchange student from Germany. I arrived in the US on August 11th, 2016. I will explain my views on a couple of things based on my experience so far. The school system is very different in Germany. For example, we have one class for every subject and the students don... Read more »

A Little More Focus

A Little More Focus

Cara Correll, Staff Writer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life

How many days could you go without using a smartphone? For most people, even a  couple hours is almost impossible. Social media, quick communication, and astonishing camera quality have become a necessity within our culture. As of 2015, 98% of teenagers in the US own a smartphone, according to Pew ... Read more »

Homecoming: The Best Week of School

Homecoming: The Best Week of School

Haley O’Reagan, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under In School, School News, Sports, Student Life, Top Stories

The best week of high school is here Raiders and it’s important you know what’s going on now that we are in the thick of it. Spirit week will last until October 14th and will end with the homecoming dance this Saturday the 15th from 7-10 p.m. On Friday, the school will come together for the pep rally ou... Read more »

Yet Another Year

Yet Another Year

Jason Ferris, Head Editor
October 4, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Well Raiders, here we are at the outset of yet another school year, another year of essays and math problems and projects and presentations and long nights and homework and friends and Homecoming and Prom and I’m exhausted thinking about it. For many, like myself, this is the last time to experience ... Read more »

Into the Capstone

Into the Capstone

Joy Deitrich, Staff Writer
October 4, 2016
Filed under Community info, Educational, Student Life, Top Stories

After four long years of study and research, your 2017 Global & International Studies class has finally reached its beginning of an end. The commencement of capstone exhibition begins with the symposium. On November 1st, 2016, a cohort of exhibits, websites, and videos will be on display for 23 capst... Read more »

Abridging Apathy

Abridging Apathy

Jason Ferris, Head Editor
October 4, 2016
Filed under Arts, Entertainment, and Reviews, Community info, Educational, In School, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

When I entered Leonardtown High School’s Academy of Global and International Studies (GIS) years ago, I knew I would have to complete a year-and-a-half long research project. My project’s looming deadlines stared over me as I ascended the ranks of high school - sophomore, junior, senior. As of now, my s... Read more »

Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Josie Brodfuehrer, Staff Writer
September 30, 2016
Filed under Community info, Extracurricular, Student Life

People die everyday.  They die from car accidents and homicides and war and diseases.  But one of these deaths can be prevented.  One of these deaths doesn’t have to happen.  Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America, according to Medical News Today.  At the top of the death list,... Read more »

BBQ Club

BBQ Club

Lance Schuyler, Staff Writer
September 30, 2016
Filed under Extracurricular, Student Life

If you have ever craved a burger or hot dog or juicy hunk of meat, look no further than the LHS BBQ club. Run by four grillmasters (Max Mussomele, Lance Schuyler, Ben Robinson, and Ethan Aus), BBQ Club knows how to start the pre-sporting event festivities. They cook up burgers, hot dogs, the occasion... Read more »

Endless Opportunities

Endless Opportunities

Katharine Cognard-Black, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Arts, Entertainment, and Reviews, Student Life, Theater

Have you ever been to a Leonardtown High School ROSE player’s production? Have you ever wanted to act on a stage or work with a light board or even make elaborate costumes? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this article is for you. If you answered no, then sit down and get ready to ... Read more »

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