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A ‘noteworthy’ educator

A ‘noteworthy’ educator

Cedric McCoy, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts, Boston, Community, Corporation, Humans of LP, Showcase

A wonderful addition to the La Porte Community School Corporation’s arts programs recently is Elizabeth Cravens. This is the second year she has led the choir programs at Boston Middle School. Cravens is already making strides to strengthen Boston’s choral program. “In choir, our curriculu...

Tenbusch tapping to a new role

Tenbusch tapping to a new role

Emily Conrad, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts, Clubs, Humans of LP

  Mrs. Tenbusch, Dance Choreography teacher, is currently easing into her new position as head coach of the La Porte High school Pom and Dance team. When Tenbusch came to teach Dance Choreography at La Porte High School, the idea of her to take over for former coach Mrs. Parthun, who is ret...

Miller moves on

Miller moves on

Alyssa Foster, Editor

May 20, 2019


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase

Not all retirees have the same story. Some end their careers excited, ready to take on a new life. Some end their careers with heavy hearts, wishing they could go through just one more day at work. Some end their careers without plans for their next step. And most end their careers, leaving behind a...

DeVries: a ‘key’ role

DeVries: a ‘key’ role

Cedric McCoy, Staff Writer

May 16, 2019


Filed under Arts, Community, Humans of LP, Showcase, Uncategorized

A vital part of any organization, musical or not, is its support staff. Mrs. DeVries is just that to the LPHS choirs: not only does she hold the large responsibility of accompanying all of the choirs, but she helps with record keeping, directing the choirs, and maintains uniforms and robes. De...

Stevenson Story

Stevenson Story

Emily Conrad, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019


Filed under Academics, Boston, Humans of LP

  With the 2018-2019 school year drawing to a close, as will a long-lived teaching career of Mr. Stevenson, Business Tech teacher at Boston Middle school. He has been teaching for 15 years, which is a significant amount of time considering he had other experience in different fields of wor...

May 8, 2019


Filed under Humans of LP

Mr. Dodson, a Boston Middle School 8th grade US History teacher, is a standout around the halls of BMS. Between teaching and coaching, he has become a favorite to many students, both present and past. Dodson has been a Bruin for the past nine years. He began teaching seventh grade social studies in...

Dove dives deeper

Dove dives deeper

Alyssa Foster, Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase

Senior Breanna Dove has made the most of her high school years. Participating in many clubs and sports, and focusing on her academics, she has successfully set herself up for her upcoming years in college. Dove has taken part in a variety of extracurriculars at LPHS, including Girl Reserves, Work E...

Stisher’s swan song

Stisher’s swan song

Alli Glen, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019


Filed under Academics, Arts, Clubs, Community, Corporation, Humans of LP, Showcase

After transforming the music department for the past 31 years, the man who has done it all and has always done it with a smile on his face, is wrapping up his last year as head director and is ready to pass the baton to whoever is next. Mickey Stisher has decided to conclude his band director chapter at th...

South-bound Slicer

South-bound Slicer

Mallory Warner, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase, Uncategorized

    Senior Alyssa Foster has found her path to the future through her high school years. Through her bowling and her writing, she has earned herself a bright future and a few titles along the way.     Foster has been known for her successes on the lanes during her last few seasons with ...

Outstanding Students for the 2018-19 school year

Outstanding Students for the 2018-19 school year

Alli Glen, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019


Filed under Academics, Community, Corporation, Events, Humans of LP, Showcase

Two students from each grade level were named Outstanding Students on April 11th. The LPHS staff chose each of the students on the basis of character, work ethic, and leadership. In the freshmen class, Macy Mrozinski and Grant Ott-Large were honored. Mrozinski plays volleyball and tennis at LP...

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