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Girls tennis wins Sectionals

Girls tennis wins Sectionals

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The La Porte High School girls’ tennis team captured yet another Sectional championship last week. The Slicers played against arch rival, Michigan City. They took the title with a 5-0 win. The Sectional and Regional team consists of Aliana Majors, Tally Wolf, Allison Varda, Rachel Kaminski, ...

Senior Goodbye: Taylor Pletcher

Senior Goodbye: Taylor Pletcher

Taylor Pletcher, Staff Member

May 23, 2018


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase

With a few days of high school left, struggling to get our last minute assignments in, planning our grad parties, and readying for finals, things are flying by faster then we want them to. Some people are keeping close to La Porte, but others will be hours away in a few months, ready to graduate but n...

Senior Goodbye: Makayla Blinco

Senior Goodbye: Makayla Blinco

Makayla Blinco, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase

You did it, Makayla. You graduated. These four years have been an experience to say the least. I entered high school with many dreams and hopes, not thinking I would ever accomplish them. In the long run, I learned that if you really want something, you are going to have to work your hardest.  ...

New elementary school principals announced

New elementary school principals announced

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Community, Corporation, Humans of LP, Kingsbury, Kingsford Heights, Lincoln, Showcase

The LaPorte Community School Corporation has announced the newest elementary school principals. The announcing of the new Kingsford Heights Elementary and Lincoln Elementary principals occurred during the school board meeting on May 14th. Amy Kosior, LaPorte High School assistant principal, will st...

Senior Goodbye: McKenzie Jacobs

Senior Goodbye: McKenzie Jacobs

McKenzie Jacobs, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under Humans of LP, Showcase

As I’m coming upon the end of my last year at La Porte High School, I’ve learned a few things that I think would be beneficial to share. Here is some of my advice for the freshmen now, or the future freshmen of 2018. These are three things that I came to learn before my last year of high school. ...

Senior Goodbye: Autumn Prast

Senior Goodbye: Autumn Prast

Autumn Prast, Editor-In-Chief

May 21, 2018


Filed under Humans of LP, Opinion, Showcase

I don’t think words could describe how badly I have wanted this part of my chapter to close. Now that it is about to, I have realized it is more about what I have experienced because of high school than that of itself, and I am grateful. If I had been anything like I am at the beginning of freshman ye...

Once a Slicer, always a Slicer: Braden returning home

Once a Slicer, always a Slicer: Braden returning home

Corrine Kelley, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Community, Corporation, Handley, Humans of LP, Showcase

Ben Braden, former Slicer, is returning to the Maple City to take over as assistant principal at Handley Elementary School. Braden’s roots lie deep in LaPorte, Indiana. As a child, he attended Crichfield Elementary School and Boston Middle School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in El...

Beebe’s lasting impact

Beebe’s lasting impact

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Indian Trail, Showcase

Teachers are not the only ones who create a lasting impact on students; Mrs. Beebe, an Indian Trail assistant, has left her mark on countless students as well, though she is planning to retire at the end of the 2017-2018 school year. It is said that all good things must come to an end; Beebe conti...

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...

Saying goodbye to warm-hearted Wendel

Saying goodbye to warm-hearted Wendel

Taylor Pletcher, Staff Member

May 11, 2018


Filed under Academics, Community, Corporation, Crichfield, Lincoln, Showcase

  At the close of this school year, Mrs. Wendel will be singing her final note. Wendel, music teacher at Crichfield and Lincoln, has been an educator in the corporation for 43 years, and her retirement will leave a void that will be hard to fill. Wendel graduated Manchester College (no...

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