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

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Girls go loco for Lulu

Girls go loco for Lulu

October 19, 2017


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The secret is out and it has every girl cashing in their paychecks and heading out to the mall. The popular clothing company, Lululemon Athletica is officially coming to Sioux Falls, SD. The Lululemon company has decided to open a temporary pop-up store in the Sioux Empire Mall during this upcomi...

Generosity of LHS students helps local hospitals

Generosity of LHS students helps local hospitals

Lillian D., Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


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One of the most important substances for a human body to function is blood, something that the U.S. is in shortage of when it is needed most. With around 32,000 pints of blood used each day to save lives, it is no secret that without donating, millions would die daily. That is why on Oct. 31, LHS is h...

Travel ban 3.0

Travel ban 3.0

Cathleen Weng, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


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President Donald Trump is almost a year into his first term and he has already attempted to put into effect two different travel bans. On Oct. 18, he will try a third time.   The controversial executive orders have targeted countries with a majority Muslim population. This has sparked debate...

IDONTMIND campaign launches for Mental Illness Awareness Week

IDONTMIND campaign launches for Mental Illness Awareness Week

Lillian D., Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


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The silent struggles of everyday life for more than 18 percent of the USA’s population often goes unseen. Mental Illness Awareness Week started in 1990 and ever since then became nationally recognized. In 2017, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Dual Diagnosis, Depre...

RLD homecoming royalty: A fairytale ending

RLD homecoming royalty: A fairytale ending

Somer Luitjens, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


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The votes are in and counted. Your LHS homecoming king and queen have been decided, and there could not have been a more perfect ending. The 2017 homecoming royalty included: Sydney Siegel, Tommy Anderson, Meredith Benson, Sam Mendel, Anna Robinson, Isaac Woods, Lucky Dekkenga, Tim White, Britten Bloun...

HOCO 2017-18 Video

HOCO 2017-18 Video

Ellie Lamberty and Abbie Griffin

September 29, 2017


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Possible cause for concern at LHS

Possible cause for concern at LHS

Lillian D., Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


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From clothes to headphones to smartphones, the question is what don’t high school students have with them when they walk into campus? In addition to that, over 1,500 people are thrown into the same space for seven hours each day, causing friction. Over the course of the first month of school, there has been a ...

Warriors: “Invitation is withdrawn!”

Warriors: “Invitation is withdrawn!”

Landon DeBoer, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


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This week, as President Trump was not focusing on NFL players kneeling, he uninvited the 2017 NBA Champions Golden State Warriors to the White House via Twitter. It is a tradition for the championship team of the four major professional sports: the NFL, NBA, NHL and MLB to visit the president at the Whit...

Homecoming Door Winners by Grade

Homecoming Door Winners by Grade

Statesman

September 27, 2017


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The votes are in, and the LHS counselors decided on the Homecoming Door war winners. The ad rooms have been working diligently on the doors throughout the last week, and these are the one's whose creativity won them a prize. ...

Natural disasters bring destruction

Natural disasters bring destruction

Cathleen Weng, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


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The month of September has brought wave after wave of natural disaster to the Americas.   Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria have destroyed many parts of the Caribbean Islands and the U.S., including Puerto Rico, Fla. and Texas. All three hurricanes made either Category 4 or Category 5 sta...

All Lives Splatter: The controversy behind it all

All Lives Splatter: The controversy behind it all

Abbie Griffin, Entertainment Editor

September 21, 2017


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In recent months, the hashtag ‘BlackLivesMatter’ has been prevalent in every state throughout the U.S. In Charlottesville, NC, people have erupted in protest to African Americans not having equal rights. Although people have different views on the issue, but one South Dakota Republican lawmaker pos...

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