Lincoln High School Statesman

Basically (I’m)perfect

Basically (I’m)perfect

Timothy Stolp, Journalism Student

May 30, 2017


Filed under Editorials

The last time that she went to Starbucks they misspelled her name, again. Of course, she says nothing about it and moves on. But not before she snapchats her 75 streaks about it. The Basic White Girl™ is a fascinating creature that functions at a relatively fast pace socially and underwhelmingly ...

Spanish Immersion entering LHS: A new class

Spanish Immersion entering LHS: A new class

Jenna Becker, Journalism Student

May 30, 2017


Filed under Features, News

A new school year comes with a list of new beginnings for LHS. New teachers, a new principal and a new group of special students entering the halls. The class of 2021 is slightly different from those of the past. Not only is it one of the biggest classes yet, it is home to the first freshman year ...

Patriot teams win boys and girls State track championships

Patriot teams win boys and girls State track championships

Madison Landon, News Editor

May 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Friday, May 26, LHS varsity track athletes began a memorable weekend at the State track meet. The first day of the weekend-long meet was held in Brandon, SD, while the second day moved to Howard Wood Field. Going into the weekend of the final meet, both the boys and girls sides were undefeated in...

How to survive using social media

How to survive using social media

Lillian D., Journalism Student

May 30, 2017


Filed under Satire

Using the Internet is more than connecting to WiFi and getting to certain websites. There are certain rules that one must follow in order to make their internet usage successful. Make a comment on every issue you have an opinion on. This one is pretty simple. Many people like to go online to sha...

All Star Remix

May 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

 

Lizette Wright, Editor-In-Chief

May 26, 2017


Filed under Editorials

As I tore open the letter with a return address from the state penitentiary, resentment bubbled from deep within my stomach. The nausea became progressively more potent as I skimmed over each word. I noticed his handwriting and grammar were worse than before as I involuntarily dismissed every word, ...

Why I don’t take being called ‘pretty’ as a compliment

Why I don’t take being called ‘pretty’ as a compliment

Summer Ericson, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Editorials

According to National Geographic, North Carolina University studied the dialogue of 12 Disney princess movies. 60 percent of the compliments given to the princesses were related to their appearance and only nine percent related to abilities. Some may read that with no discomfort, believing that being cal...

Miss Amazing Pageant aims to celebrate women and girls with disabilities

Miss Amazing Pageant aims to celebrate women and girls with disabilities

Lizette Wright, Editor-In-Chief

May 26, 2017


Filed under Features

This year, South Dakota’s third annual Miss Amazing Pageant took place. Even so, Miss Amazing Program’s uplifting narrative of encouragement and empowerment started 10 years ago, but more recently involves LHS alumni, current special education teacher and current Miss Amazing director, Becca Worden....

LHS textbooks

LHS textbooks

Riley Rasmussen, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

 

Homegoing week

Homegoing week

May 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Monday: Hoodie day Tuesday: Jersey day Wednesday: America day Thursday: College shirt day Friday: Class colors day   Photos by Karli Soyland, Baylie Embry and Riley Rasmussen...

RLD talent shown at LHS

RLD talent shown at LHS

May 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment