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Our Missed Experiences

An overview of what to look forward to this year.
DJ Binns, Reporter May 25, 2021

Many high school events were disrupted due to the COVID-19 virus. Prom was only for seniors and students missed games they usually attended due to limited tickets. A number of students are excited...

Are You There Yet?

Are You There Yet?

May 3, 2021

Working hard from preschool to high school, seniors are in their final stretch before adulthood.  Before they go on to the rest of their life they have one more final test of life: their senior summer....

Photo by Mara Fryer

The Declassified College Survival Guide

Counselors and seniors give insight on details they think every college student should know.
April 30, 2021
Counselors and seniors give insight on details they think every college student should know.
Chess Club. photo by Morgan Clark


Chess Club returns for the 2021 school year.
Lucia Umbreit March 23, 2021

   Few games are as famous as chess. The ultimate game of strategy dates back nearly 1,000 years in India and today has 800 million players worldwide.    Senior Aimee Wang is one such player and...

Art by Senior Paige Hammond

Kintsugi Bits & Pieces

The Kintsugi magazine finds an outlet for student creative work.
Sadie Watkins November 18, 2020

   Kintsugi club is a new literary and art magazine created by sophomore Addie Vallier. The magazine allowed a place for students to share their creative work such as creative writing, photography...

Game On(line)

Game On(line)

Lucas Kilgore November 18, 2020

   A new frontier in academic competitiveness is on the horizon. Esports has become more and more popular at college and high school levels. According to NCSA Sports, there are 175 universities...

Counselor Mindy Beard

Interview with LHS counselor Mindy Beard

Caty Franklin, Reporter September 6, 2020

If you're looking for advice about the upcoming school year, you're at the right place! Take a look at what Mindy Beard has to say about the interesting school year.   What...

Photo courtesy of Dawson Vogelaar

On Easter Sunday

Dawson Vogelaar tells how his Easter Sunday took a turn.
Jenna Henderson April 29, 2020

Easter was most likely a strange event for most families this year due to the quarantine, but for junior Dawson Vogelaar and his family, it was an Easter they will never forget. But it could have been...

Senior Elisabetta Ripa is a foreign exchange student from Rimini, Italy. Ripa has noticed many differences between Italy and the United States, and has enjoyed living the life of an American teenager for a year. Photo by Alyssa Griffith.

Enjoying Every Moment

Senior Elisabetta Ripa describes what it’s like to be a foreign exchange student from Italy.
Sarah Blankenship April 23, 2020

Being under the huge stadium lights and yelling and cheering for the football team with her new friends in the student section made senior foreign exchange student Elisabetta Ripa feel like she’s...

Junior Sawiet Craig, sophomore Myka Jones, junior Paige Hodges and senior Victoria Southall rehearse a dance routine during a meeting of SOLE Crew Step team, a new dance group at LHS. “We have never had a step team at Liberty, and I think it gives [the school] more diversity,” Jones said. Photo by Grace Bushroe.

Rhythm and SOLE

SOLE Crew Step team is a unique new addition to LHS.
Emma Stauffer April 23, 2020

“One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight,” SOLE Crew Step team chants in unison. The members of SOLE Crew move as one as they rehearse the dance routine they have been working on. Members...

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