Lincoln High School Statesman

It is cool to care

It is important that more people do their part and find small ways to contribute to decreasing the impact of climate change.

Caroline Sudbeck, Entertainment Editor

May 5, 2019

This past Earth Day, and the entire month of April, my feed was filled with an exceptionally high number of posts dedicated to protecting the environment- a trend not quite as popular a year or two ago. I was so excited to see that users were beginning to showcase their support against harming th...

A little less social media and a little more social interaction

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Lauren Bickett, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

Everyone knows the situation, your sitting in your friend's room, you have been there for maybe 30 minutes, so the regular rundown has already taken place. And now, you sit with your friends in silence as a blue light reflects across everyone's faces. Sucked in. I remember looking around the room as a sa...

‘I don’t have time to read anymore’

Cathleen Weng, News Editor

Cathleen Weng, News Editor

December 13, 2018

The amount of people who partake in leisure reading is not what it used to be. In elementary school, there are designated ‘reading periods’ and ‘reading logs’ kept whereas a large majority of high school English class boils down to book analysis. Considering once students move beyond high scho...

Social media takeover

Television remains the most preferred form of news, but printed newspaper lags behind.

Sophia Boyt, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

With social media being one of the most controversial and influential forms of conversation available to people, especially teenagers, one might have predicted that online sharing would surpass classic printed newspapers in popularity at some point; now, that day has come. Printed newspaper has been the public’s ma...

LHS junior disappointed by misleading Snapchat Story

The app Snapchat seems unassuming when its seemingly adorable icon is on a home screen. However, it can be much more sinister.

Slater Dixon, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

LHS junior Blake Matthews was severely disappointed on Friday night after viewing what he thought was going to be a wild ride of a Snapchat Story. Matthews was reportedly lying in bed when the incident occurred. It was around 12:15 a.m. “I remember it specifically because it was right after I mad...