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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


Filed under News, Top Stories, Video, Video

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....

New dress code rule flourishes in 2017-2018 school year

New dress code rule flourishes in 2017-2018 school year

Naomi Saegusa, Reporter

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories, What's up with that?

Lafayette began allowing students to wear hats in the first semester of the 2017-2018 school year. The new dress code rule involving hats was one of many policies discussed in a series of meetings starting with faculty members in January, and eventually parents, students and teachers in April. “W...

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...

Girls basketball uses student section’s support to defeat rival

Girls basketball uses student section’s support to defeat rival

Jasmin Kim, Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The girls basketball team faced off against their infamous rival, Marquette, on Feb. 2, during the Winter Homecoming week. It was one of the most anticipated games of the season, and the Lady Lancers brought home a victory, defeating the Mustangs 72-67. The team was determined to redeem themselves...

LTC presents The Little Mermaid

LTC presents The Little Mermaid

Delaney Stulce, Web Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

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...

Quieter than a Ninja

Quieter than a Ninja

Natalie Karlsson, Asst. Web Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Photos, Top Stories

On Feb. 7, the Early Childhood Education Center spent part of their day in the library to sharpen their Ninja skills. The preschoolers read three stories with a "Ninja twist", and then went to warm up their skills with a tutorial video. Once they were ready, they went around the fiction area of the li...

Girls swim shares memories in Springfield

Girls swim shares memories in Springfield

Clare Mulherin, Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

At the tail end of the season, the girls swim team traveled by charter bus to Springfield, MO. on Jan. 23 to compete in the Springfield Invitational Meet. The team used their time in Springfield to grow closer. "[The trip] is really good for team bonding, we ride a bus and hangout. After the meet...

Made for Music

Made for Music

Emma Grant, Legend Video Editor

February 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories, Video, Video

Sophomore Aden Black has been writing her own songs since middle school. Aside from that, she's in Tuesday Night Rock band, School of Rock and her own band, Recycle. You can find her and her original music on YouTube here.

#MandatoryAttendance

#MandatoryAttendance

Jimmy Bowman, Special Projects Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories, Video, Video

The Lafayette Lancers take on the Eureka Wildcats at 7 p.m. on Feb. 6 at home. According to the Superfans, attendance for Tuesday's rivalry game is mandatory.

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...

Sophomore students initiate Yoga Club

Sophomore students initiate Yoga Club

Chloe Baker, Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

 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...