Does caffeine pose a threat to teens’ health?

Does caffeine pose a threat to teens’ health?

Written by Jennie Alexandros, News Editor

September 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Imagine it's a Monday morning and your alarm is blaring, and one of the first things you do after getting out of bed is drink coffee, which contains high amounts of caffeine. According to Medical News Today, about 83% of teenagers drink caffeinated beverages on a daily basis. Coffee is the go-to drink to wake us...

Female football player Maile Gurule tackles stereotypes

Female football player Maile Gurule tackles stereotypes

Written by Haley Wyatt, Features Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It is obvious that gender plays no role in the making of a great athlete. Studying, band rehearsals, JROTC and . . . football practice. A common day like this might seem familiar for many of Lockport’s students, but for the hundreds of female students that rush our halls, it may definitely seem like a ...

Homecoming Afternoon Events 2018

Homecoming Afternoon Events 2018

September 13, 2018


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Homecoming Daytime Events 2018

Homecoming Daytime Events 2018

September 12, 2018


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LTHS to host 2018 Homecoming

LTHS to host 2018 Homecoming

September 12, 2018


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Second semester final exam schedule changes

Second semester final exam schedule changes

Written by Sarah Albertino, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


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This year marks a big change in the schedule of final exams. Not only are the final exams extended a day due to the snow day that occurred on February 9th, but the periods for the exams have changed as well. A change to the final exam schedule had been in discussion among the school administration a...

Your passions in a box: A review on subscription service Cratejoy

Your passions in a box: A review on subscription service Cratejoy

Written by Gabby Bach, A&E Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Take a look around the hallways during your next passing period. Who do you notice? The nerdy kids that always have a book with them? The preppy girls that have a passion for makeup and fashion? The sporty kids that are always in sweatpants? Each and every single one of us at Lockport are inherently d...

Lockport Theater Porter Players present spring musical “Into the Woods”

Lockport Theater Porter Players present spring musical “Into the Woods”

April 24, 2018


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Cast, Crew, and Production Staff Members: Olivia Adams Ryan Adolf Maddie Aguilar Mickey Albrecht Sam Alontaga Madelyn Alvarado Abigail Arient Gabby Bach Klaudia Bogacz Reilly Bresnahan Aidan Callahan Alex Carberry Julissa Connelly Joey Cryer Morgan Dapkus Jenna ...

A review of the Groundbreaking LGBTQ+ Movie: “Love, Simon”

A review of the Groundbreaking LGBTQ+ Movie: “Love, Simon”

Written by Gabby Bach, A & E Writer

April 18, 2018


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Based of the award winning YA novel, Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda, by Becky Albertalli, Love, Simon follows seventeen-year-old Simon Spier, played by teen heartthrob Nick Robinson, in his senior year of high school. Simon has a pretty decent life: he has a loving and supportive family, a great,...

Small creators come together in the face of hardship

Small creators come together in the face of hardship

Written by Gabby Bach, A&E Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

On January 16, YouTube announced its new eligibility requirements for its creators to achieve monetization of their videos. In order to be paid for the content they post, creators must have reached 1,000 subscribers and 4,000 watch hours within the past 12 months. These requirements have caused small...

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