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One last walkthrough

One last walkthrough

McKenzie Jacobs, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under Crichfield, Events, Handley, Indian Trail, Kingsford Heights, Riley

Many LPHS seniors had the chance to walk through the halls of their former elementary schools during the graduation walk throughs. During the last few weeks of May, and school, several elementary schools in the corporation welcomed the seniors back and gave them a chance to meander the halls one last ...

Rainbow Reads coming to La Porte

Rainbow Reads coming to La Porte

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Community, Events

The La Porte County Public Library held its first Rainbow Reads Book Club on May 8th. This book club is for students who identify as LGBT+ or as an ally, to come read stories about and told by others who identify as LGBT+. The idea of an LGBT+ book club was made by one of the librarians, Greg Cou...

FFA holds first banquet

FFA holds first banquet

Corrine Kelley, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Events, Showcase

THe LPHS FFA held their first banquet to honor members and sponsors for their many achievements on Thursday, May 10th,. The goal of the event was to honor the senior members and other members who had been involved in many career development events-such as livestock and soil judging-and gave out sch...

Tri Kappa Art show

Tri Kappa Art show

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

May 11, 2018


Filed under Community, Events, Showcase

The annual Tri Kappa Art Show was hosted at LPHS on may 4th. Many LPCSC art teachers encouraged their students to enter their art the show off the talent that LPCSC students have. The Tri Kappa Art Show consists of all different medias, and forms of art. It accepts any piece of 2D or 3D art, includ...

Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce Hiring Event

Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce Hiring Event

Makayla Blinco, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Events

The Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce Hiring Event will take place at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium on May 16th from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. At this event, seniors from LaPorte County as well as other community members will be able converse with area businesses who are looking for employees to hire. In the...

Scholarship night

Scholarship night

Taylor Pletcher, Staff member

May 3, 2018


Filed under Academics, Community, Corporation, Events, Showcase

LPHS seniors were honored with local scholarships on April 26th. On Thursday, April 26th, LPHS Seniors were awarded scholarships that they applied for during second trimester. With over 40 scholarships available and over $60,000 in scholarships given away, every scholarship was well earned by t...

Outstanding Students

Outstanding Students

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Academics, Events, Humans of LP, Showcase

Every year LPHS honors a group of students who were voted Outstanding Student by staff and their fellow classmates. Teachers nominate students from every grade, but the student body determines which two students from each grade will receive the honor. This year the students and teachers of LPHS chose a ma...

April 20th walkout

April 20th walkout

McKenzie Jacobs, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Events, Showcase

  Approximately 26 LPHS students joined the National School Walkout and congregated outside of the Courthouse on Friday, April 20th. This national walkout was organized in support of ending gun violence and advocating for new regulations or stricter laws on guns in America. On the National S...

Just Another High School Play

Just Another High School Play

Autumn Prast, Editor-In-Chief

April 24, 2018


Filed under Events, Showcase

The LPHS Theater program debuted their spring play performance of “Just Another High School Play” in the Boston Middle School Auditorium on April 13-15. The play is about a group of theater students who have to create their own makeshift play because their play director leaves due to them not ...

Wilmsen named Class of 2018 Salutatorian

Wilmsen named Class of 2018 Salutatorian

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Academics, Events, Humans of LP, Showcase

Advanced Placement classes and Emily Wilmsen have become synonymous with each other. After 13 years of tireless work, Wilmsen was named Salutatorian for the Class of 2018. When Wilmsen first came to LPHS, she did not have her sights on being Salutatorian. Her only plans were to try her best and ...

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