The Imprint

  • We intend to serve the school’s community in an honest manner, embody the people of LHS, and be a pillar of news in our community.

  • We are Leonardtown High School!

What are your Plans for Holidays?

Regan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

December 14, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Winter Break is almost one week away, and most of us as students are very excited not only for the holidays, but to get the chance to relax and take our minds off all the stress of the past 4 months of school. While some students are still trying to figure what they want to do for this holiday season,...

LHS attendance for the quarter

LHS attendance for the quarter

Dallas Shrawder, Senior Staff Writer

December 14, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle, Op/Ed, School, School News, Student Life, Top Stories

Ring! Ring! Ring! Your alarm clock sounds at 6:00 AM. You roll over and hit snooze thinking, “I really do not want to go to school today.” Maybe you’re especially tired from being up so late the night before, or perhaps you’re freezing since winter is fast approaching, and your bed feels exceptionally...

The Bleakest of Black Fridays?

The Bleakest of Black Fridays?

Casey Bacon, Senior Head Editor

December 11, 2015


Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

We’ve once again reached and passed that time of year in which you get to “enjoy” time with family you visit with three times a year at the most, where going up for fourths is excusable, while blessings and thanks are recounted, and when it’s accepted and in fact expected that one sits back and...

What Are You Thankful For?

What Are You Thankful For?

Regan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Thanksgiving is almost here, and most of our students are looking forward to seeing family and friends come over to their home for dinner, "in most houses, just as everyone is sitting down around the table, the question is often posed: "what are you most thankful for this year?" just before dinner...

Cheerleading a Sport?

Cheerleading a Sport?

Stryker Marsik, Senior Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Top Stories

The big controversial topic, “is cheerleading an actual sport?” The answer is yes and no. There's a distinct difference between sideline and competitive cheer. Sideline peps up the crowd and entertains everyone with half time showings and dances, while competitive cheer is a complex series of tu...

High School: Finding out who you are

High School: Finding out who you are

Nick Moats, Senior Staff Writer

November 20, 2015


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

High School will always be remembered as the “best four years of your life,” once you flip that tassel on your cap and walk across that stage on graduation day. But what makes the high school experience so unforgettable, and what else is really happening to us throughout these four years? It seems so s...

Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead

Regan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

November 18, 2015


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

“Day of the Dead” or in Spanish, Día de Muertos- is a tradition celebrated in  Mexico, and both Central and South Americas. It is when family and friends come together to remember their loved ones who have passed away. They guide themselves in their very own spiritual journey. This holiday star...

First Quarter Gone, Second Quarter Here

First Quarter Gone, Second Quarter Here

Skylar Broome, Senior Editor

November 12, 2015


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

With the second quarter rolling the school into a fresh start and report cards finally being posted onto the home access center, now is the time to celebrate hard work—or to try and sort through that disappointment that might be turning one’s stomach upside down. Fortunately, since it’s only the beginning...

Spirit Week 2015

Cassie Gass, Senior Student Life Editor

October 30, 2015


Filed under In School, Student Life

Class theme day:   Every year Leonardtown high school students decorate their hallways for spirit week, the decorations were based on this year’s class theme day. This year our themes were: freshman represented Mexico, Sophomores represented China, Juniors represented Australia and Senior...

SAT Vs. ACT

Cassie Gass, Senior Student Life

October 16, 2015


Filed under College and Career, Student Life

SAT, Scholastic Aptitude Test, and ACT, American College Testing, are both tests that you take before you enter college, with the intent to reflect how prepared you are for that leap. The SAT is older than the ACT, though, so some schools still only accept the former. When it comes to studying for th...

Special Olympics Soccer

Special Olympics Soccer

Maddie Raley, Senior Staff Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports, Student Life

Recently, Leonardtown High School became involved in Special Olympics St. Mary’s soccer program. It involves kids in middle school to high school from various schools around the county.  The team learns how to play together in a competitive yet fun environment.   The soccer team has proven to be a ...

The County Fair

The County Fair

Maddie Raley, Senior Staff Writer

October 9, 2015


Filed under Local Business, Student Life

Living in St. Mary’s County, people are the most lively in the Summer, you can go tubing, go to the beach, any water activity you can think of. When Summer ends, and the weather starts getting chilly there seems to be even less to do. Which is why St. Mary’s has the reputation of being the most bo...

Here to inform you, inspire you, and educate you every single day.
Student Life