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Column by Joey O’Kelly

Column by Joey O’Kelly

Joey O'Kelly

October 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Press On I have a confession to make – I am an addict… to the news, that is. Every day, I set my alarm for 35 minutes before I have to get up so I have enough time to read through the headlines of my Apple News app, along with the trending stories on social media. I have this overwhelming need ...

Column by Paige Twenter

Column by Paige Twenter

Paige Twenter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Repressed Representation Stop. Squint your eyes. Grab your remote and reverse the movie. Oh, I see it now. The minimal amount of screen time a LGBTQ+ relationship gets in a movie. Do you remember that hint in “Mamma Mia” (spoilers ahead) that Harry was gay after that weird, coded 30 second conver...

Are Students at LHS Politically Aware?

Sidney Lowry

October 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Among the LHS student body, political ideas are hot topics in a lot of conversations. For those conversations to happen, one might assume that students are politically aware. The definition of aware from Oxford dictionary is to be “concerned and well-informed about a particular situation or devel...

Another Day Another Netflix Review

Another Day Another Netflix Review

Haley Stephenson

October 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion

With over 94 million people subscribed to the online streaming service ‘Netflix,’ it is no wonder why Netflix original movies are an instant hit. Especially ones that feature hunky 22-year-olds playing high school juniors. Teenage Rom-Coms are no doubt a target audience for many directors and producers...

Letter From the Editor

Letter From the Editor

Paige Twenter

September 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Butterflies in your stomach? Your palms sweating? Your heart skipping a beat? Really, who came up with these crazy descriptions of stress? Stress isn’t some cliche attribute - yet it is a feeling all of us have experienced. At LHS, we’ve all - or will - feel stress. It may not be a rollercoaster/tarantula/haunted-house...

Senior Columns

Senior Columns

Riley Kelley, Jenna Spence, Teegan Saunders, Daryl Gichui, Aaron Jones

May 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

   Riley Kelley: Warning - Sappy Content - University of Arkansas    There is nothing that could’ve prepared me for what it feels like to sit down and write my final column for The Bell. It’s a whirlwind of emotions, from being relieved about not having to PDF pages this time around - don...

Is it Acceptable to go to Prom without a Date?

Is it Acceptable to go to Prom without a Date?

Editorial by Regan Johnston

May 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Bell staff discusses whether it is socially acceptable to attend prom alone.

At Your Fingertips

At Your Fingertips

Riley Kelley

April 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

   Sitting in Music Appreciation a couple weeks ago, Dr. Wrolstad mentioned the opioid epidemic and I immediately straightened up in my chair. I was intrigued by the conversation, as he began warning us of the dangers of using prescription drugs as teenagers and the damage it can do to our prefronta...

The Internet May Be The Most Dangerous Drug-Dealer Of All

The Internet May Be The Most Dangerous Drug-Dealer Of All

Riley Kelley

April 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion

   After renewing the public health emergency declaration for the opioid crisis in January (now running through April) and then signing into law the Interdict Act, President Donald Trump and Congress continue to push forward in attempting to stem the tide of the opioid epidemic. The Bipartisan Bud...

Super Superbowl

Super Superbowl

Marcus Myvett

March 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The 52nd Super Bowl was one of the best I’ve ever seen. The Philadelphia Eagles and the referees, sorry, New England Patriots, made it one of the most enjoyable football games I’ve watched. The stats themself just show how crazy it was. The two teams totalled up for 1151 offensive yards, making...

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