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The countdown to Mr. and Miss Griffin: Three Weeks

Anna Vander Kooi, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2018

A night full of entertainment for only $5! Lincoln-Way East will host its second annual Mr. And Miss Griffin Show on Saturday, February 24th at 6:00 PM. Adopted as a tradition from Lincoln-Way North, this event serves as a great...


Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2018

On a Friday, students are flocking to an event that captures the interest of many young ones. Once in a while, students gather to share each other’s artwork and literature at Calliope coffeehouse. The Calliope Club, or the Creative...

Contest Play

Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2017

The Lincoln-Way East theater company is competing in Contest Play. Contest Play is an IHSA event in which high schools compete against each other in theatre with their own plays. The cast and crew is responsible for their own...

The Classes of Now

Carter Sheehan, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017

Many kids at Lincoln-Way East begin to think about our futures around this time of year, and that is because it is Registration! It may only be about six months in the future, since that is when most of the classes will start...

We Are One, We Are Many

We Are One, We Are Many

September 2, 2016

48th Annual Frankfort Fall Fest

Anna Vander Kooi, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2016

Since 1968, the town of Frankfort has held an annual week long event in September known by many as the Frankfort Fall Festival. This festival has been recognized as one of the top 8 in the country (by Sunshine Artist) and is sure...

Fall Play

Lucas Adams, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2015

The school play is right around the corner, and it’s bound to be a good one.  This year Mrs. Swaney has decided to showcase the classic tale of Charlotte’s Web. This is a story about a young girl and a spider trying to save...

Hoco Loco: Homecoming Olympics

Julia Roessler, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2015

Have you ever had the sudden urge to pick up M&Ms with a straw? How about a desire to leap over your friends to form a human chain? Lincoln-Way East students had the opportunity to compete in these activities at the annual Homec...

NHS Faculty Award

NHS Faculty Award

September 29, 2015

Turn About

Allison Goldsmith, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2015

February is here. With a month dedicated to love, it only seems appropriate to have a school dance. “Turn About” is a common high school festivity that revolves around reversed gender roles. Now the pressure is on the girls...

Orchesis: An Original and Creative Club

Michaela Mitchell, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2015

"I joined Orchesis because I love to dance." –Emilee Caldwell, sophomore at Lincoln-Way East high school. Caldwell's love for dance and passion for choreography encompass the over-reaching values of Orchesis and are the reason...

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