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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 »

The One Lunch

The One Lunch

Julia Webster, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

We were all apprehensive last year when we learned about this new addition to the school schedule. “One lunch?” We desperately wanted to hate it because it was new and things were changing and change is scary. There are many different views on one lunch, but a majority of the school seems to fi... Read more »

The Leonardtown Lexicon is Here!!

The Leonardtown Lexicon is Here!!

Jason Ferris, Editor
June 11, 2016
Filed under School News, Student Life, Top Stories

The first edition of the Leonardtown Lexicon has finally made its debut!! Click here to see the labors of talented high-schoolers. Though the writing of Leonardtown students is prominent, students from around the county had a chance to draft and and submit their writing through my workshop Draft... Read more »

Your Survival Guide for the End-of-Year-Stress

Your Survival Guide for the End-of-Year-Stress

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer
June 1, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, What Grinds Our Gears

While the end of the year comes jam-packed with a frenzy of activity and fun, the last push to finish can sometimes be the hardest. If you’re like the majority of the population and have been experiencing your fair share of stress at school or at work, and you’re having trouble coping with it at all, ... Read more »

One Chapter Closes, Another Is Begun

One Chapter Closes, Another Is Begun

Casey Bacon, Co-Editor
May 25, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Well, here we are: another year completed, another summer to look forward to, another class leaving behind their high school careers, and another class rising to begin theirs. I’m proud and thankful to be part of that 2016 graduating class, moving into the wider, real world in a simultaneously excit... Read more »

Finally, A Breath

Finally, A Breath

Jason Ferris, Editor
May 25, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, School News, Student Life, Top Stories

The sun is peeking through the clouds, all the rain has dried up, nature is crawling out of its many shelters and we should be doing the same. We should be crawling out of school, but we’re not. School is not winding down as we expected, thanks to projects and busy work. I know many of you didn’t thi... Read more »

One Month More

One Month More

Jason Ferris, Co-Editor
May 9, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, School News, Student Life, Top Stories, What Grinds Our Gears

Why won’t school just end already? I’m sorry, teachers and administrators; we’re all thinking it. We are tired of studying for AP tests,  throwing projects together, and scribbling essays. We are tired of math problems and science labs. I know I am not alone when I say the last day of school ca... Read more »

Who Knew?

Who Knew?

Jason Ferris, Co-Editor
May 3, 2016
Filed under Arts, Entertainment, and Reviews, Book, Community info, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Until I met David Sedaris, I had no idea I cared about the lives of others. Ok, I’m not heartless. I just never thought a memoir could be so gripping, that another life could draw me so helplessly in. I had read memoirs before but only about astronauts or politicians that changed the landscape of t... Read more »

What Are Your Plans for Summer Vacation?

What Are Your Plans for Summer Vacation?

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer
April 28, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life

As the school year comes to a close, you know what that means: summer is on its way! Kids will be racing to the front doors of schools for the last time of the year, boarding their school buses and waving goodbye to the teachers, staff and other school workers for the season. But if you’re like th... Read more »

A Letter to the 2016 Senior Class

A Letter to the 2016 Senior Class

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer
April 27, 2016
Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Dear senior Raiders, Graduation is almost here for all of you, and I know that you have many plans for college, for the workforce, or for whatever great endeavors are in your future. But sadly, you will have to leave your teachers, staff, principal, and the rest of the student body behind. But before ... Read more »

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