Lincoln High School Statesman

Upcoming changes to LHS

Upcoming changes to LHS

Olivia Brost, Staff Writer

March 23, 2020

With the end of the  2019-20 school year creeping around the corner, we prepare to say goodbye to the seniors and welcome the incoming freshman to LHS. The moving of students from grade to grade can be considered one of the main changes for some students, but with a new school year approaching and the...

February Students of the Month

February Students of the Month

Genna Sheriff, Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2020

Nolan Fleming (9) What qualities do you possess that you believe led you to be student of the month? "I am helpful and love to help others." What is your favorite class? "Algebra because it comes easy to me and I'm good at it." What are your plans for the next school break? "To hang out with fri...

A level up for Lange

A level up for Lange

Adyson Sand, Staff writer

March 6, 2020

After a 17-hour weekly practice schedule, hundreds of rehearsals and nine auditions, LHS senior Molly Lange, has yet to experience a life without dancing.   Her persistence and expertise in dance throughout high school has allowed her to become a well-respected dancer and well-known throughout the da...

Practicing Spanish outside of LHS

Practicing Spanish outside of LHS

Avery Blackman, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

Each year, many LHS students sign up to take a fourth, or sometimes even a fifth year of a foreign language. As one may expect, the more years of classes a student takes, the more difficult the lessons become. In the Spanish IV and AP Spanish classes at LHS, it is common for student-teacher communicati...

DECA takes on Nashville

DECA takes on Nashville

Cathleen Weng, Editor-in-Chief

February 29, 2020

From Anaheim to Orlando, members of DECA have travelled all across the U.S. for their international competitions in the hopes of building their leadership skills and bringing home the highly coveted DECA glass award. This year, DECA members will head to Nashville, Tennessee for the last time durin...

Prom 2020

Prom 2020

Brita Quello, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

With Spring on the horizon, the seniors of LHS are starting to think about Prom. This year, the dance falls on Saturday, April 25.  Grand March is almost like the fashion show of prom. It is an opening ceremony where students walk across the stage in the auditorium, arm in arm, through elaborate...

Teacher of the year nominations

Teacher of the year nominations

Easton Plourde, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

Science teacher Bradley Newitt   What does being a teacher mean to you? “It’s such a rewarding job because you know your helping people grow up. For me especially  getting to work with a lot of juniors and seniors at the end of their career at LHS and seeing them going onto college is ...

Is there such a thing as too much sun?

Is there such a thing as too much sun?

Chloe Houwman, Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2020

I’m sure we all can remember the days in which we fought our parents about the application of sunscreen. I mean, who wants to waste their time in the summer sun applying sunscreen? More recently, for me at least, it has been the battle of having that sunkissed look for school dances. If we are being ...

LHS’ enchanting new club

LHS’ enchanting new club

Cathleen Weng, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2020

Art, drama, chess - upon the topic of high school clubs, these are a few of the typical ideas that first come to mind. But LHS has its fair share of unique clubs, including an all new Enchanting Club, spearheaded by freshman Emma Kimball. Enchanting Club is the brainchild of Kimball and several of her ...

Mak Highstrom writes on

Mak Highstrom writes on

Jazlyn White, News Editor

February 20, 2020

High school students will write thousands of words before they graduate. For some, these assignments are the worst part of their time in the building, while others willingly write extra for personal enjoyment or maybe even competition. LHS senior Mak Highstrom began her writing career over a decade ag...

How to find ‘Success’ in Girls State Government

How to find ‘Success’ in Girls State Government

Alexis Miller, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

LHS senior, Success Suehne, is no stranger to leadership positions, but this past summer she was able to reach a new level of achievement through her experience at Girls State Government. With this, Suehne hopes to provide advice and information as the application process begins for juniors.  “Hon...

Baker takes his shot with pool videos

Baker takes his shot with pool videos

Molly Wetsch, News Editor

February 6, 2020

The game of pool is often connotated with old men, cigars and an overall dull and tedious activity. Rob Baker, a LHS junior known as @scrob45 on Instagram, is changing that narrative with his popular pool tricks. Since the birth of his account in 2017, Baker has filmed, edited and posted over 30 pool ...