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

Lincoln High School Statesman

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

Lincoln High School Statesman

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

Lincoln High School Statesman

Christmas traditions can vary depending on what your family or loved ones do to celebrate.

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Betsy Haft, Staff Writer December 6, 2022

Christmas Eve is a magical night full of sparkly lights, big smiles and family traditions. Many Students at LHS have customs of their own, whether that is making cookies, looking at lights or opening gifts. Christmas...

Diet Culture is commonly misconceived in all-star cheerleading.

Diet culture in sports

Adeline Theophilus, Staff Writer November 28, 2022

Diet culture can be considered a touchy subject within athletics. It is a social expectation that tells people how they should eat and look. Diet Culture can be seen as discussing calories, comments on...

Chase Vanderhule and Bob Draeger are partially responsible for keeping LHS a safe space. They spend time not only with negative situations that deal with crime but also getting to know the student body and staff to make their environment feel safe.

Partners in crime

Josie Tollinger, Staff Writer November 15, 2022

Whether you are a student or staff member at LHS, you have more than likely had the pleasure of meeting the two school resource officers, Robert Draeger, or as most call him officer Bob, and officer Chase...

If you or someone you know struggles with food insecurity in the home, reach out to the counseling office for information to assure food for your family.

Fighting food scarcity at LHS

Anna Anderson, Feature Editor November 6, 2022

As the holiday season approaches, it becomes more and more apparent of the food insecurity that is present not only in South Dakota, but in the nation as a whole. According to Feeding South Dakota, one...

This is the chemical structure of fentanyl. Rainbow fentanyl can vary in multiple shapes and colors to mimic a candy-like appearance.

Not so SWEETtart

Elana Bishop, Staff Writer November 3, 2022

Halloween is a substantial commercial holiday that brings in large profits for candy-based companies. Hundreds of thousands of homes provide trick-or-treater’s with a variety of candy, from small Tootsie...

Lead of the freshman academy. Known as the coordinator, Joshua Smith.

FreSMITH Academy

Elysse Weber, Staff Writer October 24, 2022

Freshman academy is a program that has spread throughout many high schools over the years.  The program has many benefits and has grown to be very helpful for both teachers and students. At LHS, the program...

LHS homecoming royalty bonds through taking a pyramid picture in front of the school!


Caroline Hughes, Staff Writer October 13, 2022

Homecoming for LHS was held last week, Oct. 3-Oct. 7. This was a big week for high school students as many activities took place. There were themed dress-up days, bouncy houses, a variety show, a pep rally...

Latin students were able to visit Rome, Sorrento and Capri during their trip this summer.

LHS students take on Europe

Clare Heupel, Perspectives Editor October 5, 2022

This last summer was an especially exciting time for some of LHS’s foreign language learners who got the opportunity to travel to the countries that they have been studying over the school years. Spain 10...

LHS senior Joanna Azevedo has lived in Brazil, Canada and the U.S. She was born into her family in Brazil.

Joanna Azevedo: Worlds apart

Ariahna Wells, Staff Writer October 5, 2022

With the start of a new school year comes many fresh faces full of unique experiences. While some of us have only had the chance to visit other wonders of the world, others have had the chance to live...

Blom during her Kairos season, ready to put the ball in play.

Next up, 5’7” RS/OH Julia Blom

Elysse Weber, Staff Writer September 23, 2022

Middle school volleyball is now officially over for LHS freshman Julia Blom. She is striving doing one of the things she loves most at a more advanced level.  Blom began finding interest in volleyball...

LHS football field plans layed out on this sheet for the new layout

LHS additions

Vanessa Timat, Staff Writer May 20, 2022

Recently, the city announced that they will start construction on Cliff Avenue in the next couple of weeks. The estimated time to finish is around August which could affect the traffic flow of the 2022-23...

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