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Powder Puff 2014

October 17, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories, Video, Video

Powder Puff 2014 ended with a victory for the Class of 2015. The Senior Women defeated the juniors 41-7.

STUCO excited to begin Homecoming Hall Decs

Garrett McBay, Reporter
October 14, 2014
Filed under News, School News

On Oct. 14, Lafayette students will start the process of decorating their grade level halls for Homecoming week. Hall Decorations are a yearly tradition in which each class designs their hall based off of that year's Homecoming theme. This year, in response to the monster mash dance, the freshman... Read more »

Update: Eric Kipp descends down Hyatt hotel in support of Special Olympics

Update: Eric Kipp descends down Hyatt hotel in support of Special Olympics

Delaney Eyermann, Webmaster
October 7, 2014
Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

To read the full story of Eric Kipp, go to: http://lhsimage.com/news/2014/09/22/special-education-teacher-takes-fundraising-to-new-heights/ Eric Kipp, Special School District teacher, raised $1,165 and kept his word as he rapelled down the Hyatt Hotel in downtown St. Louis. "It was an experience... Read more »

Rockwood Drug-Free Coalition Week

Madison Kesselring, Reporter
October 1, 2014
Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

This week begins Rockwood’s fifth annual Drug-Free Coalition week. The committee celebrates their recognition of Missouri's 2013 Coalition of the Year along with the announcement of funding produced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. This funding is the start of a second five year cycle.... Read more »

Rockwood offers flu shots to students, community

Rockwood offers flu shots to students, community

Dominic Scaglione, Reporter
September 30, 2014
Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

The Rockwood School District will be offering flu clinics starting Oct. 1 for all students and their families. The clinic is also open to Rockwood staff members and community members. Flu vaccines are available in both the shot form and mist. Rockwood employees and their immediate family members... Read more »

College reps visit LHS; passes available in Room 121

College reps visit LHS; passes available in Room 121

Delaney Eyermann, Webmaster
September 30, 2014
Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Starting Oct. 1, college representatives will be visiting the school to present information to interested juniors and seniors. Students who want to know more about a college or university or who are interested in learning more about colleges can go to the College and Careers Center, Room 121, to... Read more »

Banned books week publicizes challenged, banned literary works in schools

Banned books week publicizes challenged, banned literary works in schools

Alaina Strollo, Asst. Webmaster
September 22, 2014
Filed under Local News, National News, News, School News

Banned Books Week, endorsed by the American Library Association, publicizes all the literary classics challenged or banned by schools for a plethora of reasons; the main one being that schools found the work inappropriate for educational purposes. The banning of books only affects schools that choose... Read more »

False Alarm!

False Alarm!

Megan Rigabar, Copy Editor
September 22, 2014
Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Toward the end of 3rd hour today, fire alarms suddenly went off and everyone quickly evacuated the building. However, this incident was a result of a malfunctioning alarm system, not an actual fire. Faulty alarms in both the gymnasium and the freshman hall were responsible... Read more »

Special Education teacher takes fundraising to new heights

Special Education teacher takes fundraising to new heights

Megan Rigabar, Copy Editor
September 22, 2014
Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

UPDATE:  Kipp is now rappelling 17 stories off the Hyatt Regency St. Louis on Saturday,  Oct. 4 instead of  the Jefferson State Office Building on Oct. 18. To donate, make checks out to Special Olympics... Read more »

Cookie stand adds more flavors of cookies, adds slushies to menu

Cookie stand adds more flavors of cookies, adds slushies to menu

Grant Norfleet, Reporter
September 18, 2014
Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

The Lafayette Cookie Stand is making bold moves this year. The stand has always offered chocolate chip cookies, but this year they are expanding their horizons. Brand new cookie flavors including the double-fudge chocolate cookies are now available along with the introduction of the Cookie Stand... Read more »

Rockwood students qualify as National Merit semifinalists

Rockwood students qualify as National Merit semifinalists

Mary Adcock, Reporter
September 16, 2014
Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

The annual National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced 16,000 semifinalists from the 1.4 million students who took the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test last year. These semifinalists will be able to compete for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships... Read more »

Philosophy Club inspires and sets tone for future meetings

Philosophy Club inspires and sets tone for future meetings

Jennifer Butler, Opinion Editor
September 9, 2014
Filed under Club Spotlight, Features, News, School News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Sept. 3 at 3:15p.m., the first Philosophy Club meeting took place. 30 students attended, most of them seniors, and discussed the philosopher of the week, Socrates. On this first meeting, Jeff Landow, language arts teacher, gave a brief summary and background of philosophy before... Read more »