• February 20Kiara Hardy places fourth for 'oratorical declamation' at speech state finals

  • February 20Kyle Schickel places second at wrestling state competition

  • February 6Boys' basketball loses to Hillcrest 63-60

Novel Winger is an emotional rollercoaster

Alejandra Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Academics, Features

I dove into “Parry’s March Madness” and read one of the bracket’s advancing book, Winger by Andrew A. Smith. I had read it a few months back but since it has been advancing along the Modern Fiction bracket, I decided t...

Spring into college planning

Siena Schuth, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

Spring is always considered the time of new life, new beginnings, and new decisions. But few factor in the fact that spring is a crucial time for those preparing to attend college. Many seniors are anxiously awaiting their Ma...

Tutoring prepares students for finals

Christopher Konicki, Copy Editor

March 9, 2016

Filed under Academics, Activities & Athletics, News

With the onset of the beginning of the end of the semester (and even some high school careers!), maintaining a strong GPA and stellar grades has become more important than ever. National Honor Society hosts tutoring every Wednesday ...

Planning for the future – are you ready?

Edgar Pesole, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

Registration day has just finished - now what? Registration day is very difficult for some students because of the choices that they have to make. However, I feel that there was a problem in the system. From experience, I have...

Preppin’ for college

Jeff Franklin, Editor n' Chief

February 2, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

With the summer only a little more than four months away, no group of students are more excited than the seniors. After four long, yet surprisingly fast, years, most seniors have their sights set on college. For most of the...

Humans of Lemont

Humans of Lemont

January 29, 2016

Humans of Lemont

Humans of Lemont

January 29, 2016

Students are dusting off the ACT prep books

Christopher Konicki, Copy Editor

January 25, 2016

Filed under Academics, Features

With classes beginning, 2016 has kicked into high gear with students, particularly juniors and seniors, struggling with the thought of taking the often dreaded American College Testing (ACT) assessment. At this point, all seniors at L...

FAFSA available for 2016-2017 school year

Reanna Comiso, Co-Editor in Chief

January 21, 2016

Filed under Academics, News, Showcase

With college comes an array of new experiences, increased responsibility, and a whole lot of financial aid. As of Jan 1, 2016, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, otherwise known as FAFSA, is available for the up...

It’s the final countdown

It’s the final countdown

December 16, 2015

Are men dominating STEM fields?

Alejandra Rodriguez, Features Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Academics, Opinion, Student Life

When people speak of engineers, scientists, and those who have degrees in math, they often say “he did a great job…” or “Is he up for the promotion anytime soon?” It’s this unconscious assumption that the person...