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  • February 24Congrats to those nominated for Spinster's royalty! Boys- Tanner Hauck, Tucker Hall, George Mickelson, Kaleb Dobbs, Stan Larson. Girls- Maddi Barness, Sydney Rosinsky, Sydney Johnson, Maggie Stock, Kya Bring Plenty.

  • February 15Statesman applications are available in A404 and are due Friday, Feb. 24.

  • February 15Congratulations to Sam Anderson, Trevor Borman, Eric Feng, Thomas Laur and Maren Schultz for being National Merit Scholars

Terrorists strike again in London

Terrorists strike again in London

Riley Rasmussen, Staff Writer

On Wednesday, March 22, an attack declared to be a terrorist attack took place in London. Four people are dead and 40 people are injured after a car driven by an attacker hit people standing and walking on the sidewalk. A stabbing followed after. ...

March 24No Comments

The shi**y truth

The shi**y truth

Ellie Lamberty, Staff Writer

Public bathrooms. Disgusting, infection-ridden, dirty, smelly and unsanitary, just to name a few things that come to mind. Some hold it until they return to the safety of their own bathroom at home, some hover anxiously over the public toilet, others...

March 24No Comments

A week in review: 3/20-3/24

A week in review: 3/20-3/24

Anna Brecht, Entertainment Editor

Monday: The track team competed in the Dan Lennon Varsity Invitational at USD. Tuesday: The Leprechaun Slamathon volleyball tournament took place in the LHS gym. Thursday: The middle school gymnastics showcase was hosted at LHS. Friday: JROT...

March 24No Comments

A week in review: 3/20-3/24

A week in review: 3/20-3/24

Emily Whitney, Staff Writer

Monday: The LHS track team kicked off their meet season as they competed at the Dan Lennon Invitational in Vermillion against schools from all around South Dakota. Tuesday: Student Council hosted the annual “Leprechaun Slam-A-Thon” volleyball t...

March 24No Comments

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Athletes of the week: Gatluak and Higgason

Athletes of the week: Gatluak and Higgason

Megan Landon, Sports Editor

This past weekend the state basketball tournament took place in Rapid City where the LHS boys basketball team placed third. All-Tournament members were chosen, and from LHS, junior Diang Gatluak and senio...

March 24No Comments

Team USA vs. Puerto Rico set to rematch in the WBC championship

Team USA vs. Puerto Rico set to rematch in the WBC championship

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer

The WBC championship is set for Wednesday, Mar. 22, and it is going to be one for the ages. Team USA is ready to take on team Puerto Rico in one of the most hyped up rematches of all time. In their first...

March 22No Comments

March Madness first weekend updates and upsets

March Madness first weekend updates and upsets

Madison Landon, News Editor

With weekend one of the NCAA Tournament in the books, there were quite a few notable upsets. In four full days of basketball, fans were kept on the edge of their seats as they watched their brackets bus...

March 21No Comments

Team USA in the World Baseball Classic

Team USA in the World Baseball Classic

Oliver Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer

Team USA has been taking the World Baseball Classic by storm. Their first few games they defeated two of their three opponents outscoring 3-2 in extra innings. Then they had a hard fought game against ...

March 15No Comments

Former Packers star Lacy signs with the Seahawks

Former Packers star Lacy signs with the Seahawks

March 15

LHS crazie essentials for the 2017 state basketball tournament

LHS crazie essentials for the 2017 state basketball tournament

March 9

Athlete of the week: Glanzer

Athlete of the week: Glanzer

March 8

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Tuesday, February 7

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 71 - WHS 53

  • Tuesday, February 7

    Boys Basketball

    LHS 57 - Watertown 51

  • Tuesday, January 31

    Boys Basketball

    LHS 52 - Brookings 61

  • Tuesday, January 31

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 52 - Brookings 49

  • Friday, January 27

    Girls Basketball

    LHS 55 - OG 51

Senior year: racking up the cost

Senior year: racking up the cost

Madison Landon, News Editor

While being a senior is full of events that can make the final year of high school memorable, there are a variety of costs that come with it. From senior pictures to prom, ...

March 24

What is wrong with K-12 education in America?

What is wrong with K-12 education in America?

Tanner Hauck, Staff Writer

In an age of technological wonders, medical breakthroughs and scientific uncoverings, the U.S. education systems seems to remain stagnant. Teachers are dispassionate, stu...

March 22

Why Sundays are the worst day of the week

Why Sundays are the worst day of the week

Summer Ericson, Staff Writer

Sitting in my bed on a Sunday afternoon, my motivation is at an all-time low. Should I finish the homework I procrastinated all weekend, or should I continue watching Netf...

March 20

Three “sick” ways to prevent getting sick

Three “sick” ways to prevent getting sick

Lucy Dekkenga, Editor-in-Chief

As the snow begins to melt, the anticipation of warmer weather creeps in and everyone seems to be catching a little bit of a spring fever- or maybe it’s just a regular ...

March 20

Why good students should not be punished for missing over 10 days of school

Why good students should not be punished for missing over 10 days of school

March 15

Let us go to state

Let us go to state

March 14

Parking pet peeves

Parking pet peeves

March 14

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Obama healing his broken heart

Obama healing his broken heart

Glory Yount, Staff Political Cartoonist

March 21

The day I ate a really good corn dog… and died

The day I ate a really good corn dog… and died

Gage Gramlick, Staff Writer

  Death. It stole me like the devil’s lettuce steals the innocence of sophomores; quickly and far too soon. I was eating a corndog at the local fair, showing pass...

March 9

Teachers read mean reviews

Teachers read mean reviews

Julia Breukelman, Feature Editor

Teachers at LHS were asked to read a mean review they received from Ratemyteachers.com. This was inspired by Jimmy Kimmel's "Mean Tweets."

February 2

Let’s cut the crap

Let’s cut the crap

Gage Gramlick, Staff Writer

The greatest problem facing LHS students today is not grades, poverty, or STD’s, no, it's chapped-arse syndrome. Yes, the red-rump, the blistered bosom, tender tosh- we’ve all...

January 3

Cotton-headed-ninny-muggins at LHS

Cotton-headed-ninny-muggins at LHS

December 22

LHS teachers photoshopped into Holiday scenes

LHS teachers photoshopped into Holiday scenes

December 22

This week in history: the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963

This week in history: the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963

November 21

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"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln
"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln