A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Different look on cheating

November 12, 2016 3:52pm | Josh Forbes

A major part of all high school academics is the extremely common trend of cheating. There are a lot of pressures people face to be what others view as successful, especially with grades. It is commonly seen that the extreme measure students take to get […]

Schools need to look at the science behind sleep

November 6, 2016 4:16am | Eli M. Demosthenes

It is unfortunate that many school districts have not accepted the credible, scientific research behind sleep. Getting a good night’s sleep is not solely a matter of comfort, it’s a necessity in the same way eating and drinking are. Furthermore, teenagers are said to need […]

Advice to keep your Halloween safe and enjoyable

November 1, 2016 12:19am | Addi Iken

When we think of Halloween, we automatically think of candy and parties. While candy is certainly tasty and parties are certainly fun, it is important to be aware of our actions on Halloween and make good decisions. This statement is applicable to all ages, both […]

Everything to know about the PSAT

October 20, 2016 3:49am | Sarah Fantle

The PSAT is a two-hour test given once a year in October. Many juniors and some sophomores take the PSAT as preparation for the SAT taken late junior year, which is used for college admissions and allows students to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship […]

Help! I’m stressed!

October 8, 2016 5:20am | Addi Iken

School began in August. September was a month to start settling in, and now it’s October when the reality of it all hits us like a ton of bricks. Teachers are grading harder, more homework is being assigned, sports are becoming more competitive, the list […]

Are students sleep deprived?

October 7, 2016 7:00pm | Eli M. Demosthenes

Sleep. The world alone can make a person tired, not to mention all of the other activities in a teenager’s life. LHS students are expected to be bright-eyed and ready to learn with pencil and paper in hand to attend a 7:20 am start time […]

Putting the fun back into learning

October 5, 2016 4:17pm | Molly Rosales

Learning is a lot of things: It’s hard, it’s exhausting but most of all it’s daunting. We’ve experienced the 90 minute blocks to try and get all this information in with limited amounts of time. We’ve done hours and hours of homework that results in […]

Do’s and Don’ts football fan spirit

September 26, 2016 5:08am | Sarah Fantle

It’s the time of the year where Thursday and Friday nights are dedicated to football games. Students are beginning to gear up with face paint and school traditions and lots of spirit. For seniors, it means their last year to sit in the stand of […]

Say cheese!

September 18, 2016 3:55am | Sanjali DeSilva

Fall of senior year is stressful to say the least. College apps, harder classes, graduation requirements, senior photos. One of these may not seem to be the caliber of the other but I can tell you first hand that for many senior girls, the debut […]

A new chapter of 9/11

September 12, 2016 12:05am | Sanjali DeSilva

Two years ago I sat in my AP United States History class learning how and why America became what it is today. Every week we would go home and read a chapter of our book over the weekend but one week towards the end of […]