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Humans of Lafayette: Meet Shea Eckert

Humans of Lafayette: Meet Shea Eckert

Jessica Cargill, Reporter
May 5, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, HUMANS OF LAFAYETTE, Top Stories

Every once or twice a year people go to see their favorite musician play live in concert. However,  for sophomore Shea Eckert, it is a little bit more than that. "I've seen Fifth Harmony ten times, but some of the girls separately more than that," Eckert said. Eckert has been a fan of them since... Read more »

Last Time I… Performed in front of an audience

Last Time I… Performed in front of an audience

Shwetha Sundarrajan, Reporter
April 29, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, THE LAST TIME I..., Top Stories

Performing in front of an audience is a thrill for some, but for others, it can be an ordeal which involves blood, sweat, and tears. For sophomore Shruti Natrajan however, singing in front of an audience can be exhilarating. "I've preformed probably 18 major concerts, most at the Midwest Music... Read more »

Humans of Lafayette: Meet Malcolm Beattie

Humans of Lafayette: Meet Malcolm Beattie

Sabrina Ross, Reporter
April 21, 2016
Filed under FEATURES

Malcolm Beattie, senior, had always had to keep in mind how active he can be. Unlike other children he had to be cautious of his heart rate and make sure that he was never to physical with other people. Beattie was born with a heart defect and has had to live his whole life with a pacemaker making it... Read more »

A Look Back: Parking Lot Madness

A Look Back: Parking Lot Madness

Kira Downing, Reporter
April 14, 2016
Filed under A Look Back, FEATURES, Top Stories

Back on Sept. 14, 2001, Lafayette was struggling with parking lot issues. There were not enough spaces in the front parking lot; therefore, the bus parking lot was used. However, only by the Cooperative Occupational Education (COE) students were granted access to use it. All of the cars in the bus... Read more »

Mystery Solved: Why are there chains blocking off rows in the parking lot?

Mystery Solved: Why are there chains blocking off rows in the parking lot?

Jessica Collins, Life Editor
April 12, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Top Stories

In the beginning of the year, students that are generally upperclassmen pick their parking passes for the year. It’s a big rush to get a spot that isn’t on the outskirts; it’s better to be closest in the line of cars. Some people have different preferences on which lot to choose their spot in... Read more »

DIY: Baseball Bracelet

DIY: Baseball Bracelet

Kayley allen, Opinion Editor
April 9, 2016
Filed under DIY, FEATURES

After this long, cold winter, baseball season has finally arrived yet again. For many St. Louisians, this means supporting the Cardinals in any way. One accessory any die-hard Cardinals fan should invest in is a baseball bracelet. Suitable for both genders, the baseball bracelet is stylish and easy... Read more »

HOSA members take home awards at State

HOSA members take home awards at State

Brinlee Frazier, Staff Reporter
April 9, 2016
Filed under CLUB SPOTLIGHT, FEATURES, SCHOOL NEWS

Lafayette's HOSA (Future Health Professionals) recently returned from the State competition in Rolla, MO. The competition went well. Copious Lafayette HOSA participants received awards. These students were awarded for their performances in the following categories: CERT Skills (Disaster relief skills):... Read more »

Out and About: Byrd and Barrel

Out and About: Byrd and Barrel

Suzy Blalock, Webmaster
April 5, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, OUT AND ABOUT, Top Stories

Last weekend, I ventured out to Cherokee Street. Instead of going to the usual Melt or Revel, where I usually frequent, I headed to the end of the street to check out a new place called Byrd and Barrel. This restaurant, which opened in September of 2015, is located at the intersection of Cherokee... Read more »

Humans of Lafayette: Meet Daniel Head

Humans of Lafayette: Meet Daniel Head

Seth Boester, Editor in Chief
April 4, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, HUMANS OF LAFAYETTE, Top Stories

For some, music doesn't come easy. The ability to create a melody out of nothing is hard. But for Daniel Head, junior, jamming out with a guitar in his hands is natural. Head first started playing the guitar when he was in third grade. "Nothing specifically drew me to it. I just wanted to try something... Read more »