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  • State-Bound

    State-Bound

    Madison Glatz, Staff Reporter

    November 21, 2017

    With an undefeated regular season that clinched the conference champion title, along with a number one state ranking, East football is heading to the 8A Championship game. “You sweat the same sweat, you get hurt [and] you bleed the same blood. You realize that you’re all going through the same...

  • First Day Toward Their Futures

    First Day Toward Their Futures

    Madison Glatz, Staff Reporter

    October 24, 2017

    First days of school entail not only excitement, but also expectations. Expectations for outfits, assemblies, classes, teachers, and peers. Many freshmen had expectations of themselves in regards to their brand new start in high school. Amanda Bauer (freshman) claimed, “I thought I would get lost because...

Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017No Comments

October will always be known as the time millions will go to the store in search for candy, costumes and more. However, there is another important event this month. October is the annual Breast Cancer Awareness month. This...

Cassidy Stolarek, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2017No Comments

When it comes to team players, the cast and crew of La La Land takes the prize, with Miss Columbia close behind. This past Sunday, February 26th 2017, will be remembered as one of the most awkward award ceremonies in Oscar...

Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2017No Comments

Black History is annually celebrated during the month of February to commemorate the contribution black people have made to this country. In 1915, Harvard graduate and historian Carter G. Woodson and famous minister Jesse...

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Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017No Comments

This is a Q&A conducted by a staff member with Col. O’ Connor, an ROTC instructor at Lincoln-Way East and an Air Force Veteran. Q: How long have you been in the Air Force? A: I was in the Air Force for 24 years. Q:...

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First Day Toward Their Futures

Madison Glatz, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017No Comments

First days of school entail not only excitement, but also expectations. Expectations for outfits, assemblies, classes, teachers, and peers. Many freshmen had expectations of themselves in regards to their...

Contest Play

February 27, 2017

The Classes of Now

February 13, 2017

We Are One, We Are Many

We Are One, We Are Many

September 2, 2016

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  • Stress Free Really is the Way to Be

    April is National Stress Awareness Month-which is completely ironic considering the late nights Lincoln-Way East students will be spending cramming t...

  • Your Hidden Superpower

    Yes, you read that correctly. After years of childlike dreaming about possessing superhuman mind powers, biology has answered the call. Everyone ...

  • Into the Pressure Cooker: Taming the Heat of College Prep

    Tis’ the season, and Santa’s bringing loads upon loads of doubts, fears, questions, and stressors with him in his sleigh. What if my application d...

  • Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving, the traditional holiday celebrated by families across America. People travel far and wide to get home for this holiday, hoping to avoid ...

  • A Dream Come True

    When I was growing up, I had a dilemma throughout my entire  childhood: Why couldn’t my favorite basketball player play for my favorite team, the B...

  • A Girl’s Guide to Homecoming

    Dress shopping often begins about a month before homecoming. Finding the prefect dress often entails multiple stores and multiple days. There is exten...

  • A guy’s take on fashion

    Originally, I had sought to create an article about all the fashion trends girls did that guys in our school didn’t necessarily like. After listing ...

  • When we grow up

    You are growing up now. You began growing up the second you were born. You will group up until the day you die. We grow every second of our lives, but...

  • Are School Lunches Better For You?

    Are School Lunches Better For You?

  • Passing Period Problems

    Passing Period Problems

The student news site of Lincoln-Way East High School
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