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Lambert FBLA sweeps at region competition

Lambert FBLA sweeps at region competition

Zain Hyath, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
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FBLA is a career and technical student organization that develops business and leadership skills within students. The club has grown in size since the opening of Lambert High School and now has more students than ever before. Lambert FBLA has monthly meetings where members can learn about service opportunities...

An overview of Trump’s first weekend in office

An overview of Trump’s first weekend in office

Quinn Forney, Features Editor
January 26, 2017
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New era of Trump dawns

New era of Trump dawns

Hannah Kim, Senior Editor
January 25, 2017
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The nation witnessed President-elect Donald Trump be sworn into the highest position of power on Jan.20. His inaugural address was the capstone of his election platform. Though American citizens have suffered from the shift in power from the public to the elite, the focus on international issues, and the extreme polar ideologies that have...

Syrian refugees on the other side of the wall

Syrian refugees on the other side of the wall

Madeline Parris, Social Media Lead
January 23, 2017
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Syria has been in a civil war for the past five years, which has taken the lives of at least a quarter of a million people in the country. The war was started by a group of rebels, who do not support the president of Syria, Bashar al-Assad. They started with peaceful protesting after the arrest of 15...

Lambert students showcase their talent at Variety Show

Lambert students showcase their talent at Variety Show

Amanda Merritt, Staff Writer
January 23, 2017
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Lambert students and administration gave a whole new meaning to the word "talent" at the Variety Show this past Friday. The show contained acts of singing, dancing, stand-up comedy, magic, etc. Isabella Rakhlis opened the night with the song "Rise" and was followed by Dr. Charles Hyatt with an int...

Barack Obama’s legacy of changes as President of the United States

Barack Obama’s legacy of changes as President of the United States

Quinn Forney, Features Editor
January 20, 2017
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Barack Obama, the first African-American president of the United States, held office for two terms filled with political, economic, and military turmoil. During these eight years, Obama changed the nation. He promised growth, equality, liberty, and hope, but whether or not he delivered these is up fo...

Benefits and setbacks of Syrian refugees in Germany

Benefits and setbacks of Syrian refugees in Germany

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
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In September of 2015, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel invited Syrian refugees to seek asylum in Germany. By late 2016, nearly 600,000 of these refugees had entered Germany to escape the Civil War in their own country. This has produced both benefits and setbacks in the country. Of the benefit...

Trump attacks news networks

Trump attacks news networks

Eric Kim, Staff Writer
January 17, 2017
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The nation was shocked as the future president of the US continued to attack news networks like Buzzfeed and CNN.  Trump shut down Jim Acosta of CNN when Acosta asked if he could be given a question in exchange for the attacks made on the network. The president-elect responded, "Your organizat...

President Obama’s Final Words

President Obama’s Final Words

Hannah Kim, Senior Editor
January 12, 2017
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The nation watched President Obama deliver his final speech in office in Chicago on Jan. 10. Obama’s speech focused on democracy and the role of Americans. He reminded the audience, both the people present and the viewers, that the government and the future lies in their hands. Change and progre...

Stranded child leaves bus driver fired

Stranded child leaves bus driver fired

Jackson Matray, News Editor
January 11, 2017
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A Forsyth County school bus driver was terminated effectively as of December 16th, 2016, after leaving a 6 year old student unattended on a local highway. Shelley McKinley, the driver, was not the bus route’s regular driver and was not used to the circumstances of individual students. McKinley has b...

Lambert Dance Company delivers emotional performance

Lambert Dance Company delivers emotional performance

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
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The Lambert Dance Company presented their performance Emotions from Thursday, December 1st to Saturday, December 3rd.  The Lambert Dance Company is a student-led group that spends 3.5 hours practicing each week to bring together a show at the end of each semester. The group is sponsored by Angela Burgess and Kelsey Hil...

Lambert HOSA takes on FLC

Lambert HOSA takes on FLC

Shreya Desai, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
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The world’s largest HOSA chapter, Lambert HOSA, took off from school and were Atlanta bound for the annual Fall Leadership Conference on November 7th. After the 45-minute trip to the city, the future health professionals were anxious to get to the hotel and begin their networking and learning experience....

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