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Powder Puff plays on despite weather

Powder Puff plays on despite weather

Micah Bounds, Staff Reporter

16 hours ago

Rain and lightning caused the Powder Puff game to be delayed on Oct. 10. Male Escadrille performed in the gym while they waited for the weather to clear, and the Powder Puff game began outside at 8:30 p.m.

Homecoming Week begins with Kickoff

Homecoming Week begins with Kickoff

Alli Bishop, Staff Reporter

19 hours ago

From games to food trucks to a movie, Homecoming Week began with a Kickoff on the field on Oct. 6.

Lancer Regiment hosts 12 bands at Contest of Champions

Lancer Regiment hosts 12 bands at Contest of Champions

Emily Budde, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2019

The Contest of Champions was hosted at Lafayette on Sept. 28 for the 32nd year in a row.

Bower programs lights for local youth group

Bower programs lights for local youth group

Micah Bounds, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2019

As students walk into their local youth group at The Crossing at Chesterfield, what most of them don't know is that the tech crew that manages the service is actually among their own ranks. Freshman Luke Bower is in charge of programming the lights during the service....

Undefined performs first show during Flex Time

Undefined performs first show during Flex Time

Jack McDonald, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2019

With the addition of Flex Time, Undefined performed their first show of the year during the school day on Sept. 26.

Legend staff tours Kansas City yearbook plant

Legend staff tours Kansas City yearbook plant

Jack Weaver, Digital Media Editor

October 2, 2019

At Herff Jones in Kansas City, blank pages become yearbooks. On Sept. 23, the Legend yearbook staff toured the plant and learned more about the process of producing their yearbook. ...

Big Chief celebrates 90 years in the community

Big Chief celebrates 90 years in the community

Kevin Vera, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2019

Since the days of old Route 66, Big Chief has been welcoming customers. In 1928, the restaurant was built to serve the motel that once surrounded it. On Sept. 14, a celebration was held for their 90th year in the community. ...

September 11 tragedy remembered 18 years later in Patriot Day ceremony

September 11 tragedy remembered 18 years later in Patriot Day ceremony

Joey Weaver, Staff Reporter

September 13, 2019

The Lafayette community gathered at the flag pole before school to remember the attacks of September 11, 2001. AFJROTC Instructor SMSgt. Matt Zahradka said, "It didn't matter what political party you were, where you came from, we were all Americans and we all looked out after each other. It was a...

Cafeteria staff manages Flex Time rush

Cafeteria staff manages Flex Time rush

Joey Weaver, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

With the new Flex Time, all students have the option to eat lunch at the same time on "A" and "C" Days. Cafeteria Manager Kim Moore and her team had to reassess the way they prepare lunch to deal with this change.

Download the new Student News Source app

Download the new Student News Source app

Jack Weaver, Digital Media Editor

August 15, 2019

Subscribing to The Lancer Feed is now easier than ever with the new Student News Source app. To begin, search for the app in your app store. Once the app is loaded, search for "Lafayette" and select Lafayette High School. The app allows you to receive notifications when new stories are posted,...

From Sergeant to educator to grandpa

From Sergeant to educator to grandpa

Janka Gerber, Videographer

May 21, 2019

September 25, 1973. Just barely 18 in the suburbs of Chicago, Dave Cugier joined the Air Force. After serving for 20 years, Cugier became a teacher at Lafayette where he has been teaching Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) for 26 years. "I've worn a lot of titles in my li...

Destress Day helps students relieve stress

Destress Day helps students relieve stress

Jonah Nickerson, Videographer

May 20, 2019

On Wednesday, May 1, Lafayette's annual Destress Day was hosted in the library. Activities included coloring, a movie and therapy dogs.

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