Lincoln High School Statesman

Top five Netflix shows to binge this summer

Top five Netflix shows to binge this summer

Genna Sheriff, Feature Editor

May 24, 2019

As the final days of the school year are approaching, students are growing increasingly busy with senior graduation parties, AP tests and award banquets, on top of turning in any last minute assignments. But, this busy time is coming to a close and will soon leave some teenagers with an abundance of ...

The War to End All Wars

The War to End All Wars

Johana Brower, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

‘The Office’ vs ‘Parks and Recreation’ vs ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine:’ for the past decade, the three best TV-shows of all time have aired and people have been talking and debating over them. “The Office” premiered in the United States on May 24, 2005, and it was a huge success and eventual...

‘Voices’: more than just music

‘Voices’: more than just music

Caleb Miller, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

With summer just one day away, seniors around Sioux Falls are reflecting on the legacies they will leave behind for students and what they did to help those around them. RHS senior Cade Thompson in particular will not just leave behind a legacy, but some pretty successful music hits as well. Thompson...

Netflix’s ‘Dead To Me’ the perfect balance of drama and comedy

Netflix’s ‘Dead To Me’ the perfect balance of drama and comedy

Lauren Bickett, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

Netflix, in the last few years, has become notorious for their hit series, whether you enjoy the science fiction  “Stranger Things” or teen drama, “13 Reasons Why” Netflix has a show you can binge for any occasion. Netflix’s new show, “Dead To Me” is another hit that finds a balance betwee...

Bachelorette recap; roll tide!

Bachelorette recap; roll tide!

Lauren Bickett, Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

It is the time of the year again where ABC’s new bachelorette makes her first appearance at the mansion as 30 men in suits vie for her heart. A season like no other, as Chris Harrison would say. This season it is Miss Alabama, Hannah’s turn to hand out all the roses and maybe even find a husband o...

Mac is back

Mac is back

Xander Donahue, Staff Writter

May 16, 2019

The laid back king of indie vibes and wacky antics is back. Canadian Singer-Songwriter Mac DeMarco is on the music scene once again with his fourth studio album “Here Comes the Cowboy.” “Here Comes the Cowboy” was released on May 10, 2019, following the release of his 2017 album, “This Old ...

“Long Shot:” a surprisingly good movie

“Long Shot:” a surprisingly good movie

Xander Donahue, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

  There is nothing better than being pleasantly surprised by a movie. Despite some mixed reviews, romantic comedy “Long Shot” offers a unique story, while also being original and surprisingly funny. “Long Shot” is about a journalist, Fred Flarsky (Seth Rogen), and his unlikely run...

Spare ‘ME!’ from hearing this song again

Spare ‘ME!’ from hearing this song again

Elizabeth Boysen, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Taylor Swift has given the world some great music over the years; however, her new single “ME!” does not fall into that category. Swift took a sharp turn from her “bad girl” Reputation album into an infantile pop song. The song has been quickly compared to Justin Timberlake’s Trolls the...

The end of an era ‘Avengers: Endgame’

The end of an era ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Johana Brower, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

Attention: “Avengers: Endgame” spoilers ahead! On April 22, 2019 “Avengers: Endgame” was released to theaters. The film made $1.2 billion on the box office opening weekend alone and was awarded the highest-grossing film of 2019. The first Marvel movie to come out was “Iron Man” in ...

The way to fundraise: President’s Bowl 5k

The way to fundraise: President’s Bowl 5k

Caroline Sudbeck, Entertainment Editor

April 29, 2019

The annual President’s Bowl Fundraiser is kicking off this June 21st. Runners, walkers and fun-havers of all ages are invited to attend and help out with the important fundraising cause. Proceeds from the President’s Bowl Fundraiser are transferred to a collection of money that is generated ...

Summertime Playlist

Summertime Playlist

Xander Donahue, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019

At long last, the breezy and hellish winter storms have come to an end, bringing with it the familiar scent of spring. As we all get ready for long drives with the windows down and picnics in the park, I think that it’s important that we get out of our winter moods and remember what it’s like to be...

Whoever said Kim Kardashian couldn’t become a lawyer was ‘seriously disturbed’

Whoever said Kim Kardashian couldn’t become a lawyer was ‘seriously disturbed’

Lauren Bickett, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

When you hear the name Kardashian, what do you think of? Actually, do not answer that. We see them every single day, whether you read the news or not; your day isn’t complete without the daily dose of the Kardashian-Jenner drama on your feed. This week,  while I was scrolling through Instagram, a ...