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Legend named Pacemaker Finalist

Legend named Pacemaker Finalist

Jessie Cargill, Webmaster
February 15
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

This is the third time in a row that the Lafayette High School's yearbook, Legend has been named a Pacemaker finalist by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA). Multiple judges with varying backgrounds in journalism education selected finalists out of hundreds of schools across the nati... Read more »

Blizzard Bash tickets on sale Feb. 25

Blizzard Bash tickets on sale Feb. 25

Megan McFarland, Reporter
February 15
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Student Council's Winter Formal, Blizzard Bash, will take place in the Commons on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 7:30 - 10:30 p.m. Students of every grade are invited to attend and tickets will be on sale beginning Wednesday, Feb. 22 and will last until Friday, Feb. 24. The price of the tickets will... Read more »

Winter Musical, Sister Act hits the stage

Delaney Stulce, Reporter
February 8
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

The Winter Musical, Sister Act will be presented on Feb. 9-11 located in the Theater. The musical is based on the 1992 movie where Deloris Van Cartier, a budding disco queen, witnesses her gang member boyfriend murder someone, which she ends up on the run for. Although, this Musical is based on... Read more »

Juniors sell carnations for St. Jude’s

Juniors sell carnations for St. Jude’s

Megan McFarland, Reporter
February 1
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Every year, class advisories host various fundraisers in order to benefit either their class or a charity of their choosing. This year, the Junior Class will be hosting a carnation sale benefiting St. Jude’s Cancer Research. The sales will take place during all lunch shifts on Feb. 2- 7 on the... Read more »

Apple update fails to fix major problem

Apple update fails to fix major problem

Delaney Stulce, Reporter
January 26
Filed under NEWS

New Apple update iOS 10.2.1 was made available to the public on Jan. 23, and many are upset with what it has-or hasn’t- fixed. People had problems with the Beta update and the battery glitching, in particular. Apple says the  new update fixes a list of the bugs and glitches from the last update, ... Read more »

Blood Drive hopes to collect 100 pints

Blood Drive hopes to collect 100 pints

Megan McFarland, Reporter
January 23
Filed under SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

On Jan.  27, Student Council (STUCO) will host the annual blood drive with the Red Cross. Any student over the age of 16 is encouraged to donate blood; however, students under the age of 18 require parental consent. Registration took place Jan. 19-20 during all lunch shifts and all donation slots ... Read more »

Class fundraisers coming on Jan. 28

Class fundraisers coming on Jan. 28

Delaney Stulce, Reporter
January 23
Filed under SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Two large class fundraising events are coming up this month. The Winter Carnival and Trivia Night will both be held in the Commons on Jan. 28 and both volunteers and participants are needed. These annual activities contribute to all the senior year activities, and they can’t happen without cla... Read more »

Scheduling begins for 2016-2017 school year

Scheduling begins for 2016-2017 school year

Travis Bodell, Social Media Editor
January 20
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

Although many students are still getting used to their schedules for this semester, administration is already looking into the next school year. The scheduling portal for the 2017-2018 school year has opened, and students have a few new classes to keep an eye out for when making their selections. ... Read more »

Board member’s death opens additional spot for April election

Delaney Stulce, Reporter
January 18
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

On Dec. 31 2016, Herman Kriegshauser, School Board Director, passed away. The Rockwood Board of Education is waiting to fill his position in this year’s election which will take place in April. Currently undecided, the board will either attach the remaining time of Kriegshauser’s term to the ... Read more »

New semester drill schedule

Jessie Cargill, Webmaster
January 8
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

It is that time of year again, which means that this next week will be scheduled drills to start off this semester.  Here are the drills: Earthquake drill: Beginning of seventh hour on Jan. 9 Intruder drill: Beginning of third hour on Jan. 10 As the months go on, there are going to be... Read more »

STUCO grants winter wishes during last week of semester

STUCO grants winter wishes during  last week of  semester

Jack Deubner, Opinions Editor
December 19
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Instead of getting ready for winter break this season, Student Council executive board members sought out brightening up the days of students. Members handed out anything from a candy bar, to a signed picture of a favorite teacher, to a new dog. Student Council handed out these "winter wishes" to... Read more »

Puppy room de-stresser planned

Anna James, Editor in Chief
December 19
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

Lancers Helping Lancers has organized an event on Dec. 21 after students 3rd Hour and 4th Hour finals to help them de-stress. In Room 180, CHAMP Assistance dogs will be visiting Lancers to socialize and play with students to wind down after a stressful day of final exams. Students must sign up... Read more »

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