Girls cross country competes at state

Girls cross country competes at state

Written by Emily Thompson, Features Editor

December 11, 2019

The LTHS girls cross country team raced on November 2nd against various schools to achieve placing 4th place in their sectionals to secure a spot at the IHSA state championship.  On November 7th LTHS had a cupcake send off for the girls cross country as they head to Peoria Detweiller Park to comp...

A week in review of 12/5

A week in review of 12/5

December 5, 2019

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Goodbye to many, hello to more: a review of the girls volleyball season

Goodbye to many, hello to more: a review of the girls volleyball season

Written by Emily Thompson, Features Editor

December 4, 2019

The LTHS girls volleyball team, led by Head Coach Nick Mraz and Assistant Coach Ken Zeimetz, had a fulfilling season with an overall record of 26-12. With the Porters playing an intense three sets against Joliet West, they came out with a victory to secure them a spot in the sectional game. As the Po...

LTHS marching band end their season on a high note.

LTHS marching band end their season on a high note.

Written by Annie Coniglio, News Editor

November 13, 2019

The LTHS marching band made history at the Illinois State University Championship by winning their 6A class. This moment was one of Jenna Roe’s, drum major, and Mr. Kennedy’s, assistant director, favorite highlights of the season.  Not only did the marching band win their class at ISU, it place...

Chicago Bears mid season review

Chicago Bears mid season review

Written by Ryan Bennett, Sports Editor

October 31, 2019

The Chicago Bears have been a tough team to figure out. Throughout the beginning of the season, there have been impressive players who have shined, and the not-so-impressive players who have disappointed. The offense as a whole has been a weak point for the team. Head Coach Matt Nagy’s play-call...

Homecoming Events 2019

Homecoming Events 2019

September 18, 2019

2019 STAFF Homecoming Video

2019 STAFF Homecoming Video

September 18, 2019

 

The phenomenon of “Avengers: Endgame”

The phenomenon of “Avengers: Endgame”

Written by Gabby Bach, A&E Writer

May 22, 2019

On May 2nd, 2008, the Marvel Cinematic Universe began with the birth of Iron Man. Eleven years later, the saga concludes with Avengers: Endgame. Since the release of Infinity War, there has been a considerable amount of hype around the conclusion to the Infinity Saga so much so that a trend was started...

Horse, Maximum Security disqualified from the Kentucky Derby

Horse, Maximum Security disqualified from the Kentucky Derby

Written by Annie Coniglio, World News Writer

May 22, 2019

History was made on May 4th during the 145th annual Kentucky Derby. The original winner, Maximum Security, was disqualified due to interference on the track. The stewards reviewed the video numerously before making the decision to strip Maximum Security from its first place title. Country House ...

LTHS Girl Lacrosse

LTHS Girl Lacrosse

Written by Angelina Borne, Photographer

April 11, 2019

LTHS English teacher wins an exclusive invite by Citgo to the Boston Marathon

LTHS English teacher wins an exclusive invite by Citgo to the Boston Marathon

Written by Emily London, Copy Editor

April 10, 2019

On April 25, around 30,000 individuals will finish an exhausting 26-mile marathon in Boston. Out of those 30,000 people, English teacher and Drama Director Dr. Laura Gilbert, will be running with them. On March, Dr. Gilbert was surprised in her classroom with an arrangement of balloons and complimentary “runn...

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