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Habitat For Humanity’s 5K raises the roof

Habitat For Humanity’s 5K raises the roof

Scott Bitautas and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2017


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Habitat for Humanity’s fourth annual Raise the Roof 5K will take place on Sept. 24 at 8:00 a.m. The start/finish line will take place in front of the main gym. The fundraiser will raise money for Habitat’s primary mission: to build homes in all different communities for deserving families. Being...

LT goes on lockdown

LT goes on lockdown

Hajera Naveed, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2017


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On Thursday Sept. 14, Lyons Township High School (LT) went under a lockdown due to a police chase which ended in a crash that occurred in close parameters to the La Grange campus. Both campuses of LT were under this lockdown, as well as the area's middle and elementary schools. The school went on a “soft”...

Buffer zone controversy continues

Buffer zone controversy continues

Scott Bitautas and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2017


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On Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria, the District 86 School Board held a meeting to discuss the possible redrawing of the buffer zone between Central and South. The buffer zone is an area where residents have the choice to send their children to either Central or South. Currently the buffer zone...

Students construct homecoming floats

Students construct homecoming floats

Brandon Belgrad, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2017


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On Sept. 10, students built floats in the senior parking lot for the upcoming homecoming parade.  This was part of a competition between the classes for the best float. The winner will be announced at the homecoming parade, receiving $100 in prize money. The students made their floats '80s-themed, ...

Key Club raises money for Harvey

Key Club raises money for Harvey

Hajera Naveed, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2017


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On Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12, Key Club members put together a bake sale to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Key Club sponsored the event, but the idea and execution was done by Samantha Lee, a sophomore member of the club. Along with a group of her friends, Lee prepa...

Homecoming Court elections approach

Homecoming Court elections approach

Hajera Naveed and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2017


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On Friday, Sept. 8, the 2017 Homecoming Court was announced at the pep rally. Candidates who wished to be on the court nominated themselves two weeks ago and their names were put on a poll for seniors to vote on their choice for the homecoming court. Winning king candidates included seniors Tomas...

Powderpuff raises money for cancer treatment

Powderpuff raises money for cancer treatment

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2017


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On Sept. 10, the annual powderpuff football game took place on Dickinson field at 5:30 p.m. The juniors attempted to beat the seniors for the first time, but the seniors won 28-6. Mrs. Kelly Watson organized the event like in recent years. Members of the varsity football team also helped by coaching th...

School announces freshman class board

School announces freshman class board

Everett Eck and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2017


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On Thursday, Aug. 31, the school announced the winners of the freshmen class board elections after a week of campaigning. Senior Class President Alex Choi announced the winners at the end of 10th period.  Below are the new board members' visions and goals for the upcoming school year as the Cla...

Students to participate in day of service

Students to participate in day of service

Brandon Belgrad, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2017


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On Sept. 30, there will be an all school day of service. The goal of this day is to get as many students as possible to volunteer and help out around the community. Key Club will run the event and recruit other clubs and faculty to assist. The day will consist of 15 different volunteer options for clubs...

School hosts first time cardiac screening

School hosts first time cardiac screening

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2017


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On Sept. 7, the school will participate for the first time in a cardiac screening program provided by Young Hearts for Life. The event will take place in the field house. The cardiac screening is being administered through the donations of the just1mike Foundation, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Young ...

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