The Roar

“Texas Privacy Act” blocks transgender-rights law

by Bri Branscomb, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017

Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick has proposed to pass Senate Bill 6, a piece of legislation that would effectively block the Obama administration’s policy which requires public schools to allow students and faculty to ...

Remembering 9/11

by Amanda Nguyen, Staff Writer

September 11, 2016

15 years ago, on the early morning of September 11, 2001, almost 25,000 people departed flights in the United States. 19 men part of the Islamic extremist group al Qaeda, directed by Osama bin Laden, attempted to hijack four planes...

Kaepernick protest sparks controversy

by Kyle Gehman, Editor-In-Chief

September 6, 2016

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been making the news lately, but not because of his football skills. In protest of the ‘oppression of black people and people of color’, he has refused to stand up during the playing of...

Open carry law causes concern for seniors

by Kyle Gehman, Editor-In-Chief

September 2, 2016

Students across Texas colleges and universities have already started their first classes. They’ve packed their computer, textbooks, pens and also their handguns. Beginning on August 1st at four year colleges and universities,...

Students react to President’s directive on transgender bathroom decree

by Lyn Cheely, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016

As of late, the issue of the use of bathrooms based upon gender assignment has become hotly debated. It has gained the attention of schools and lawmakers alike. As such, many have been inspired to take action. The controversy...

LHS talks Tubmoney

LHS talks Tubmoney

May 9, 2016

World Press Freedom Day

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

May 3, 2016

Every day people put their lives in danger, not for a religion, country or family but to keep the world informed and express their freedom of the press. While many countries don’t enjoy this right, the day of May 3rd gives some...

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