Avenging the 2019 Oscars

Avenging the 2019 Oscars

Written by Gabby Bach, A & E Writer

March 14, 2019


Filed under A & E, Showcase

The past two years, the Oscars have been a bit of a blunder with Jimmy Kimmel as host. After a scandal involving Kevin Hart, the popular award show went hostless. The 91st Academy Awards featured a live broadcast of the awards, performances of the Best Original Song nominees, and a wide array of presenters,...

How the government shutdown affected the U.S.

How the government shutdown affected the U.S.

Written by Annie Coniglio, World News Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On December 22nd 2018, Trump issued a government shutdown due to demanding five billion dollars to support the fund of his border wall. Trump declared a partial government shutdown since Democrats did not agree with his decision. The shutdown affected about 800,000 people, particularly federal employees...

Teen vaping on the rise in the U.S.

Teen vaping on the rise in the U.S.

Written by Haley Wyatt, Features Writer

February 20, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

As Lockport Township High School begins to crack down on student vaping at both campuses, it is important to look at the numbers associated with teen vaping in the United States. Some teens today feel that vaping is not as dangerous as smoking and poses virtually none of the same risks. However, whe...

A week in review of 2/18 – 2/22

A week in review of 2/18 – 2/22

February 20, 2019


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TWIRP Dance Safety Video

TWIRP Dance Safety Video

February 11, 2019


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Students who are attending the dance must watch this safety video to familiarize yourself with the procedures that will take place.

TWIRP Spirit Week 2/11 – 2/15

TWIRP Spirit Week 2/11 – 2/15

February 7, 2019


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How is Youtube doing in 2019?

How is Youtube doing in 2019?

Written by Billy Jahnke, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It’s been about a year since my last YouTube-related article.  In the last article, I praised YouTube for doing what I felt pushed them in the right direction.  So how has YouTube changed since February 2018? The “Adpocalypse,” as it’s come to be known, started in March of 2017.  It's debatable...

Winter Guard’s Winter Performance

Winter Guard’s Winter Performance

Written by Annie Coniglio, World News Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Model UN Club is prospering as the school year continues

The Model UN Club is prospering as the school year continues

Written by Annie Coniglio, News Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

From troubles with funding to getting the word around, the Model United Nations Club at LTHS has faced many difficulties; however, even though the club face challenges, it is thriving. According to senior Will Cichowski, the Model UN club is a simulation of the United Nations where each individual is ass...

A new club at LTHS for aspiring educators

A new club at LTHS for aspiring educators

Written by Emily London, Copy Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It is clear to see the effect and importance education has on adolescents who spend over nine years of their life in school. Students grow based on their environment, and teachers are a big part of their growth and environment. Good teachers can influence students’ lives for good, but it takes time a...

Wildfires devastate the state of California

Wildfires devastate the state of California

Written by Annie Coniglio, World News Writer

November 20, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

November 8th is a day that many Californians will remember as one of the most catastrophic days in 2018. On this day, wildfires started to plow across the state of California. The two fires, Camp Fire and Woolsey Fire, have burned up to 246,949 acres of land leaving many people homeless and missing. As...

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