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Lafayette to host art show Feb. 20

Lafayette to host art show Feb. 20

Carson Luther, Reporter

February 18, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories, Video

On Feb. 20, the AP Studio art classes will host their annual art show from 5-7 p.m. in the Library. The gallery will be on display until Friday, March 2. The Culinary Team will be supplying food, and entertainment will be provided by Tuesday Night Rock Band and the Jam bands. This art show comes...

Trivia Night draws big crowd; lots of fancy food

Trivia Night draws big crowd; lots of fancy food

Clay Komor, Reporter

February 13, 2018


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The Jan. 27  Trivia Night was sponsored by the Class of 2020 to raise funds for their Senior Celebration. The Winter Olympics theme served as a background to the eight rounds of trivia that featured questions in the categories of Olympics, Sports Movie Music and all the colors of the Olympic rings....

Spanish Department plans for Argentina, Chile trip summer 2019

Spanish Department plans for Argentina, Chile trip summer 2019

Ty Prozorowski, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

After a successful trip to Peru in summer 2017, the Spanish Department prepares for a trip to Argentina and Chile from May 28 to June 7, 2019. The experience is available to students in any level of Spanish. "When we came back from the [Peru] trip, I had some students who told me they were alread...

LTC presents The Little Mermaid

LTC presents The Little Mermaid

Delaney Stulce, Web Editor

February 8, 2018


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The Lafayette Theatre Company (LTC) opens their production of The Little Mermaid at 7 p.m. on Feb. 8 and runs through Feb. 10. The 2018 Winter Musical will star: junior Katie Wright, Ariel sophomore Ethan Leslie, Prince Eric junior Abby Mirikitani, Ursula freshman Nathaniel Mahone, Se...

AFJROTC participates in H2O for Troops campaign

AFJROTC participates in H2O for Troops campaign

Delaney Stulce, Web Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Local News, National News, News, School News

As an effort to support our troops for Valentine's Day, Lambert International Airport hosts a campaign to collect packs of bottled water to donate to the USO. The USO is a non-profit organization that supplies entertainment and relaxation for the United States military troops while they are traveling. Aerospace...

STUCO Blood Drive falls just short of 150 pint goal

STUCO Blood Drive falls just short of 150 pint goal

Clare Mulherin, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Last Friday, Jan. 26, our school and the American Red Cross held the annual blood drive sponsored by Lafayette Student Council (STUCO). STUCO's goal was originally to have 150 people donate to the drive, but only 150 signed up and some had to pass on the donations because of personal and health reasons. Students...

AFJROTC sponsors Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Fund Drive

AFJROTC sponsors Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Fund Drive

Natalie Karlsson, Asst. Web Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under School News

The Reserved Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is sponsoring the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Fund Drive for Lafayette from Tuesday, Feb. 6 to Saturday, Feb. 24. Primary collections will be through an online collector; however, cash, coins and checks will also be accepted. Checks will be p...

CPR training going into effect for current seniors

CPR training going into effect for current seniors

Jessie Cargill, Editor-in-Chief

February 2, 2018


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In previous years at Lafayette, CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) was not required in order to graduate. For the 2017-18 school year, students are required to perform CPR training or they will not be eligible for graduation. In 2016, Senate Bill No. 711 was passed stating, "For the school year...

Sophomore students initiate Yoga Club

Sophomore students initiate Yoga Club

Chloe Baker, Reporter

February 1, 2018


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 A new club has taken root at Lafayette this past school year, the Yoga Club. Started by sophomores Audrey Krone, Katie Tremper, Marlow DeGraw and Emily Panasci, the club has been meeting since mid-October. The goal of the Yoga Club is to provide and ensure a safe environment for all students to d...

Undefined returns from workshop in Chicago

Undefined returns from workshop in Chicago

Alex Rozar, Reporter

January 30, 2018


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Members of Lafayette’s improv team Undefined went on a trip to Chicago from Jan. 13 to Jan 14. There, they attended workshops with professional comedians from notable Chicago comedy groups iO and The Second City. “Chicago was a really awesome experience. We got hands-on interactions with pro...

STUCO introduces Winter Homecoming

STUCO introduces Winter Homecoming

Delaney Stulce and Shelby Darnell

January 28, 2018


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On Feb. 3, Winter Homecoming, sponsored by  Student Council (STUCO), will take place. Although some type of winter dance is an annual event, STUCO decided to change things up this year. Unlike years past, the week leading up to the dance will be a Spirit Week, similar to Homecoming in the fall....

Cafeteria’s Italian panini wins national award

Cafeteria’s Italian panini wins national award

Gehrig Prozorowski, Feature Editor

January 28, 2018


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The Cafeteria staff’s Italian panini won a national award through Chef Monica’s Signature Sandwich Sweepstakes from Pillsbury. “The form actually came across my email from my director, Carmen Fischer, and everybody, we just thought, ‘Why not enter? What do we have to lose?’” Cafeteria Ma...