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Invisible Wounds: The Emotional Effects of War

Abigail Crosby, Senior School News/ Student Life Writer

February 22, 2012

The men and women who serve our country in the military come back with all kinds of wounds. Some have lost limbs. Some have taken bullets. Some don’t come back at all. But what about the invisible wounds of war? What about the ones we can’t see? They are often the most detrimental to a soldier’s...

Introducing: Mr. Carr

Cassie Osvatics, Senior Op/Ed Writer

February 22, 2012

For those who are taking Mr. Denny’s Global Diplomacy class you’ve probably met Mr. Carr and know why he’s at Leonardtown. But for those who haven’t, Mr. Carr is currently earning his Master’s degree in Teaching at St. Mary’s College. He grew up in Anne Arundel County where he attended...

Who’s the New Guy in School?

Mr. Leischer

Katrina Bennett, Head Editor

December 14, 2011

For the past week or so, you may have been noticing a new face in the hallways. You may have been wondering ‘who’s the new guy in school?’ Well, that new guy is ninth grade English teacher Mr. Leischer. More than just a fresh face on the teaching staff though, Mr. Leischer seems to be a pretty...

Languages at LHS

Languages at LHS

Kendra Spalding, Student Life/News Writer

December 1, 2011

Foreign language clubs at Leonardtown High School allow students to experience some of the cultural aspects of the countries that their language have origins in. The clubs meet after school and are run by the teachers and students of the Latin, Spanish, French and Chinese classes. During these meetings,...

‘Tis the Season to be Giving

'Tis the Season to be Giving

Megan Luppino, Student Life/News Writer

November 30, 2011

With all the winter holidays coming up, many different thoughts fill student’s minds: “Where will I go for Thanksgiving Break?” “What do I want for Christmas?” and of course, “How many more days until break?!” Our National Honor Society students have been one step ahead of us and thought...

Showing Our Pride

Showing Our Pride

Alexis Ayon, Student Life/News Writer

November 17, 2011

Apart from giving us a break from school, last Friday was a day set aside in remembrance and thanksgiving to all the veterans who have fought or are fighting for the free country we live in today. Early Friday morning there was a Veteran’s Day parade in the Leonardtown square. Many students from LHS...

No Pay? Furlough Day?

No Pay? Furlough Day?

Shannon Byrnes, News Writer

November 15, 2011

Many students are wondering why our winter break is so extensive this year. Seventeen days, the length of the winter break, is almost equivalent to 25% of summer vacation. Most are unaware that the stagnant national and local economies are much to blame for the ‘hibernation period.’ For three of...

Re-Elect Obama?

Re-Elect Obama?

Brooke Bixby, News Writer

November 14, 2011

The 2012 election is coming up, and people are wondering who they should vote for. Obama, our current president, can run for a second term, but after almost four years, he hasn’t really done anything for the people or made the economy better. “I don’t think that Obama should be re-elected because...

It’s More Than Just One Act!

One Act Directors (from left to right) Mallory Turner, Mandy Plummer, Erin Fischer, Brooke Brown, Tim Joyce, Sarah Georgiou, Connor Downes, Cristal Willis

Katrina Bennett, Head Editor

October 25, 2011

What are you doing the night of October 28th at 7 p.m.? Hopefully, you’re attending Leonardtown High School’s Night of One Acts! They’re free, and from what I can tell, are sure to be a great show! Each year, the students in Theater 4 are able to put together everything they’ve learned through...

E-Reader or Book: Which One?

E-Reader or Book: Which One?

Gabby Tancredi, News Writer

October 18, 2011

E-readers, such as the Kindle, have grown popular in America. They hold a lot and take up little space. The e-readers haven’t been around for very long, but their popularity is growing. Now, some people think we should get rid of all paper books and go completely electronic. “I would rather use...

College?!?

College?!?

Katii Hardman, News Writer

October 18, 2011

Have you ever looked at something and wondered if other people in your grade are looking at the same thing? College. It’s on everybody’s mind and we are all curious whether people get in or not. The seniors of Leonardtown High School are waist-deep in college applications and some are already involved...

Students Care About What They Wear

Students Care About What They Wear

Brooke Bixby, News Writer

September 30, 2011

One thing that students often talk about is the dress code. Most people don’t like it, but it has to be enforced because what students wear can become a big problem. “The aspect that gets on my nerves the most is shorts, because girls are going to break the rules anyway and the one time I wear shorts...

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