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Shattered Dreams shocks students

March 25, 2009
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v  By Kayla Smith    Shattered Dreams is a program, founded by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, in which teaches teenage students that drinking is never a good choice, and that drinking while driving can be deadly.    The Shattered Dreams experience consists of a fake party where several students...

“A” students honored with breakfast

February 26, 2009
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v  By Claire Toomey      An honors breakfast was held the morning of Feb. 26 recognizing students’ achievements.  Many thanks go out to the office staff members who helped put the event together.    Students were honored with breakfast and a certificate for their accomplishments. Recognition went o...

Klemcke cooks the competition

February 26, 2009
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Tarrin Klemcke, senior, is advancing to state. FCCLA STAR culinary event competitions took place last weekend Feb. 21 and 22 in San Antonio. Tarrin competed in the event of the Culinary Mystery Basket and placed 2nd. Good luck to Tarrin as she advances to state competition in April. ...

Choir students progress to state

February 26, 2009
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v  By Claire Toomey      Choir students are advancing to State UIL. Many LHS students received superior ratings and medals at the Regional UIL Solo and Ensemble competition held this past Friday Feb. 20 at Westwood High School.    Gold solo medalists progressing to State UIL are Amber DeLeon, J...

Bible stadium: now a part of history

February 18, 2009
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v  By Claire Toomey      Out with the old and in with the new. The stadium has come down. Reconstruction on the new Bible stadium began on Saturday Nov. 8, 2008, just after the completion of the 2008 football season.    The old stadium had been the only stadium in LISD and was constructed in 1...

Cool Week comments

February 10, 2009
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   Cool Week was so beneficial. I appreciate the opportunity of getting the hands-on experience working with professionals (Premier Animal Hospital).  I now have an idea of how things work in the real world. Morgan Kainu...

Cool Week comments

February 10, 2009
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   Normally, all I see if the end product of planning for the youth of our church. Working with Mike Horton, youth pastor, I learned about the planning and business end of being a youth pastor and how this work focuses on the church as a whole. Alyssa Bickford, High Point Fellowship  ...

Oh, what a beautiful play!

January 20, 2009
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   Drama and choir students stunned audiences as they took the stage Jan. 15 with their presentation of Oklahoma! The energy was boundless as they sang and danced their way to well-earned applause.    Student leads in the show are Evan Nasky (Curly) and Ciera Pugh (Laurey). Sharing the spotlight were...

Cool Week offers great opportunities

January 9, 2009
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   Approximately 100 seniors will participate in Cool Week, Feb. 2 through Feb. 6.  Their assignments for the week are to shadow professionals in various companies, to learn hands-on how the company works, to solve a problem and make a final presentation on Friday.    Seniors involved in Cool Week...

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