Lincoln High School Statesman

Four AP tests in five days: a journal

Online AP tests started May 11th and will finish up May 22nd.

Sara Croghan, Perspectives Editor

May 17, 2020

It is the beginning of May and also my favorite (and least favorite season): AP season. COVID-19 threw the College Board for a loop this year and caused them to switch all of their tests online. What were going to be up to three plus hours long tests with multiple choice and free response  are now all...

Banana bread: the unofficial food of quarantine

Banana bread: the unofficial food of quarantine

Avery Blackman, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

It is no secret that this spring everyone has had more than a little extra time on their hands, which has allowed people to find new hobbies as well as rediscover old ones. Baking is one of these hobbies, and is sure to always leave you with a tasty treat as a reward for all of your hard work. However,...

Luca Guadagnino confirms ‘Call Me by Your Name’ will have a sequel

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Abbie DeKramer, staff writer

May 14, 2020

“Call Me by Your Name” released in 2017 is a groundbreaking and Oscar-winning piece of cinema. With no surprise, the film has a 95% rating on Tomatometer and 4.8/5 on Google reviews. The film is a coming of age romantic drama based in the summer of 1983 in Italy filmed by Luca Guadagnino.  ...

2020 summer playlist

Ten of the best summer tracks, filled with blissful beats and wondrous lyrics.

Adyson Sand, Staff writer

May 14, 2020

In the upcoming months, a summer playlist filled with the best bops of the warm months is essential. I have compiled 10 of the best tunes from the last decade to enhance the summer of 2020.  “All to Myself”: Dan + Shay A feel-good country song is vital to any summer playlist. The Dan + Shay album p...

‘Anything Goes’ with Emma Chamberlain is another hit

With a new episode being released every Thursday, “Anything Goes,” will not only provide you with good advice, but also a fun time with a very interesting young adult.

Chloe Houwman, Entertainment Editor

May 14, 2020

YouTuber and influencer, Emma Chamberlain, has been majorly successful on all social media platforms since the release of her first YouTube video in 2017. Since then, not only has she grown to have 8.6 million subscribers on YouTube, but she also has 3.1 million followers on Twitter, 9.4 million followe...

Postponed movies due to COVID-19

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Kaden Fossum, Staff Writer

May 12, 2020

   Due to COVID-19, we have had to drastically change our everyday lives. In order to help stop the spread movie theaters across America have temporarily shut down, along with the shut down of theaters comes the delay of many anticipated movies.  Universal “No Time to Die”  Due to COVID-19, the global...

The “Adopt a Senior” program making communities come together

Basket of gifts that Florey received from her

Nyah Thaemert, Entertainment Section Editor

May 12, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a huge impact around the world and even right here in our community as well. Although there have been many difficult adjustments and events, one program has brought people together despite these hardships. Here in Sioux Falls, and in many other cities across the country...

Three. Two. One. Go.

Chloe Houwman, Entertainment Editor

May 11, 2020

Lennon Stella’s debut album, “Three. Two. One.,” was released on Apr. 24, 2020 and has been growing in popularity ever since. The album contains recollections of personal experiences and relationships blended seamlessly into an indie pop-infused R&B album. Originally born in Canada, Stell...

“Outer Banks” is the newest teen obsession

Molly Wetsch, News Editor

May 10, 2020

There is nothing that commands the public’s attention more than a new Netflix show. “Ozark,” “Elite,” “Stranger Things” and others have all experienced massive success both on the streaming platform and outside of it. Netflix’s most recent hit show is “Outer Banks,” and, despite being re...

Netflix’s ‘Too Hot to Handle’ is pretty lukewarm

This show is just another cheesy, irresistible reality TV show that Netflix watchers needed desperately for our quarantine time.

Ree Baireddy, Staff Writter

May 8, 2020

There is something ineffable about cheesy reality TV. From “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” to “Love Island,” reality TV shows have struck the hearts of many Americans. Netflix decided to hop on the trend of this genre and released multiple dating reality TV shows such as the hit show “Love is...

Skin Care: the products that saved my skin

“Our skin is an organ, not just a beauty device,” said Dr. Barbara Sturm. “We want to keep our skin functioning as well as possible.”

Chloe Houwman, Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2020

Over the past few years teenagers and young adults have become more invested in the idea of skin care. We are told that we should always wash our face and wear sunscreen, but with a large variety of products, what ones should we be using? Let me tell you, I have done the research, attended the online class...

Deserted places in Sioux Falls

Jaida Sorensen, Photographer

May 7, 2020