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After winning a trip to Florida, senior Josiah Hickman sits in a Blue Origin crew capsule. Hickman won his trip to Florida and Blue Origin by being named a finalist in Space for the Benefit of Earth Challenge.

Shooting for the stars

Eshwar Murali, Digital Content Editor June 2, 2023

Senior Josiah Hickman was already entranced with space at a young age. When he visited NASA’s Space Center, Hickman had found his calling. “Seeing the spacecraft, the rovers and the different structures...

In a game against Lindbergh April 18, senior PJ Rogan was on the bump for the Lancers for four innings. While the Lancers lost this game, when they faced Lindbergh the next day, they won 17-3. Going into the May 27 State Quarterfinal game, they are 20-12-1 overall.

People of Lafayette: ambidextrous pitcher reaches State Quarterfinal

Cannon Stuckey May 27, 2023

As an ambidextrous pitcher, senior PJ Rogan has faced struggles in his seasons on the mound. In previous seasons, he would face the problem of not being able to use both of his arms in one game because...

While wearing a cap and gown, senior Josh Dennis and Babler Elementary 5th Grader Malcolm Haney look off at Lafayette. As also featured on the cover photo of the senior magazine, the two are preparing to graduate from their respective schools.

Seniors offer advice to incoming freshmen

Juli Mejia and Molly Brim May 26, 2023

In April, seniors were given the opportunity to fill out a form called the Senior Magazine Questionnaire. This form was sent out via email, social media and during Homeroom, and it gave each senior an...

The people on senior Riley Powells team pose with their national awards in July of 2022. Top five win a medal or trophy at nationals, Powell said.

People of Lafayette: senior takes part in unique sport

Julia Morris May 23, 2023

After discovering their skills in shooting in March 2021, senior Riley Powell decided to join Team Henges, a competitive shooting team. Powell first shot in front of a middle school shooting coach and...

During their 2019 trip to Arizona, the Roy twins visited a chasm in Antelope Canyon. Their trip to Arizona was a part of a larger mission to visit all 50 states.

Best State I Ever Visited: Roy twins travel across all 50 states

Eshwar Murali, Digital Content Editor May 18, 2023

Originally because of a goal set by their mother, seniors Cecilia and Lily Roy have traveled to all 50 states. “We would go on month or month-and-a-half long road trips. The first one we went through...

With a hope to become a professional, senior Javi Diaz-Granados has been interested in rapping since his freshman year. While several factors have played a part in his interest, Diaz-Granados was especially inspired by some of his favorite rappers like Babytron, Playboi Carti and Kendrick Lamar.

People of Lafayette: Javi Diaz-Granados prepares for future in rapping

Kyler Messenger, Digital Media Staff May 16, 2023

Since his freshman year, senior Javi Diaz-Granados has practiced freestyle rapping every day.  “My friend and I would always mess around with his karaoke machine and one day we got the idea to start...

Junior Aly Palmquist teaches her STEM game Space Cats at the Magic House MADE for Kids located in St. Louis. Palmquist tested her game at four other locations.

Junior creates STEM-based board game to help community

Daniel Carrillo, Reporter May 12, 2023

As a member of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Robotics program and ambassador of Girl Scout Troop 696, junior Aly Palmquist earned her Girl Scout Gold Award by creating a board game to introduce the...

Senior Caoimhe Farris sketches in AP Art and Design. Farris not only draws cartoons for the Image newsmagazine, but takes art classes to further develop their skills.

People of Lafayette: cartoonist expresses opinions and news with humor

Audrey Keller May 11, 2023

“If I can educate anybody on a certain topic using humor and entertainment, then I’m doing my job,” senior Caoimhe Farris, cartoonist for Lafayette's News Production, said. While they have been...

During an overnight shift as an EMT, Class of 2021 grad Rebecca Atteberry and her co-workers visit the Washington Monuments. Atteberry and her co-workers decided to go visit the monuments to celebrate Atteberrys first shift.

Take it from me: Rebecca Atteberry

Sonya Sud, Assistant Editor in Chief May 9, 2023

Rebecca Atteberry, Class of 2021 alumni, is a sophomore studying public health and fine arts at George Washington University. She’s also an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and volunteers on campus. “Going...

Holding the ball above his head, freshman Owen Waeckerle scans the pool for a pass. Last summer, Owen participated in the Junior Olympics, held in Dallas, where teams across the country compete for a gold medal.

People of Lafayette: freshman excels on varsity water polo team

Vishi Rangineni and Eshwar Murali May 4, 2023

After his dad convinced him to start playing, freshman Owen Waeckerle began playing water polo at five years old. He was convinced because Owen’s father, James Waeckerle, is the head coach of Lafayette’s...

Sliding under the car, freshman Adit Swami  fixes an oil leak. Swami was able to see many different types of engines at the March 24 practice race.

Best Drift Race I’ve Seen: freshman enjoys role on drift team

Rishit Sohaney, Reporter May 2, 2023

Tandem drifting has always interested freshman Adit Swami, and now he gets to help a local drifting team. Tandem drifting is a type of race where there is a lead car that does multiple tricks to impress...

Class of 2021 grad Anna Savacool dances for the Florida State University Golden Girls Dance Team. This is her second year on the team and her team got picked at the U.S. National Team this year and got to compete in the world finals.

Take it from me: Anna Savacool

Sonya Sud, Assistant Editor in Chief April 27, 2023

Anna Savacool, Class of 2021 alumni, started dancing at the age of three. Savacool loved getting to dance on Escadrille at Lafayette as well as on a competitive studio team, but she also wanted to explore...

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