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  • Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

    Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

    Berry Choi, Staff Writer

    August 18, 2017

    08/12/17: Violent rally in Charlottesville grabs national attention Early Saturday morning, a violent white supremacists rally in Charlottesville, Virginia erupted, resulting in several injuries an...

    Photo by Kumiko, published on May 31, 2016, Some rights reserved, license link: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/legalcode, original link to work: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kmkmks/27548862871/in/photolist-HYp89k-HW4EHq-F7NQjv-F5uy3S-EYBG1H-F5uqXE-Eaqiv8-F5ukfC-J2TaBh-HW3HGy-spRDDz-s6ERRj-vLaHtL-DbYTxC-w39RBE-w1t5Zm-w3Mi4T-w3MqDx-vLaVfU-vLhJpv-w39oxQ-w1sSYN-vLhzQ6-w3M39H An exhibit in Japan featuring the "Frankenstein dinosaur."

  • What you need to know about the eclipse

    What you need to know about the eclipse

    Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

    August 18, 2017

    For the first time in 38 years, a total solar eclipse will be crossing the continental United States. People have been flocking to get eclipse-approved glasses, find the best location to watch it, and play “Total Eclipse of the Heart”...

    Lambert students, Allie Tatoy and Nethra Pillai, show off their school-issued eclipse glasses.

    Emma North

  • Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

    Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

    Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

    August 16, 2017

    `America was shocked when, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, a white nationalist rally on the campus of the University of Virginia grew violent when met by counter-protesters. Rally organizer, Jason Kess...

    Photo by Rex Hammock, published on March 21, 2008, Some rights reserved, license link: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/, original link to work: https://www.flickr.com/photos/rexblog/2350666104/in/photolist-4zHM8W-6gU42Y-52wxaN-c4XiSh-6otu8-e6L47e-51oyCc-4zDvoX-nqegmH-4zHMcs-6gU2LU-9xwQEZ-6gPQnt-8BbdiR-8gUqgG-pxSgZf-6e71sV-55A53c-NqbKp-9sxtRx-NpFx7-bpex3T-STqRYD-6ebaP9-6ebaWs-4zDvkK-6ebaRm-Nq4Ur-6otAv-384Mb5-VW9F5S-6ebb1L-aAMVAG-55EQcd-6e71rc-hGbY6p-e6RGbQ-J7fyS7-jZTwf-e6RGp3-e6L3Kk-8gYDbE-55zYrn-8BbdiF-aAKbiH-ncovzT-e6RGqs-6gPNrZ-e6L3ZF-4P3csY The rally was held at the University of Virginia, where officials had planned to take down a Robert E. Lee statue.

  • Broke from college, broke for life

    Broke from college, broke for life

    Kelly Yoon, Social Media Lead

    May 12, 2017

    About 68.4 percent of American high school graduates find themselves a part of the new freshmen classes at thousands of colleges and universities across America, which offer enrollment and provide a...

    Unpaid college tuition seems to be a challenge for all students who are struggling in the edge of bankruptcy.

  • A review of Lambert’s production of Grease

    A review of Lambert’s production of Grease

    Madeline Parris, Social Media Lead

    May 12, 2017

    This past weekend, the Acting Troupe of Lambert, put on a production of Grease. The show ran from Thursday to Saturday, one each night at 7 and one at 2 on Saturday. The play was directed and choreographed...

    The production of Grease was full of songs from the film, but a crowd favorite was "We Go Together."

  • Should college be free?

    Should college be free?

    Amanda Merritt, Staff Writer

    May 10, 2017

    Should college be free? The answer is simple, no. My thought process isn’t based solely on the fact that I like to spend money, but also that making something as meaningful as college free would degrade...

    The banners are displayed in the counselors office to show some college options for students.

    Amanda Merritt

  • The Atlanta International Night Market: taste the world

    The Atlanta International Night Market: taste the world

    Mahima Siripurapu, Editor-in-Chief

    May 9, 2017

    Gwinnett: the most diverse county in all of Georgia. As of 2015, the county boasted incredible statistics on their demographics, with 42.3% of the population white, 23% black, 12.7% other, and 22% hisp...

    Vegan sushi was a hit amongst all visitors: carnivore or herbivore.

    Mahima Siripurapu

  • Active shooter responses; Lambert’s lockdown

    Active shooter responses; Lambert’s lockdown

    Madeline Parris, Social Media Lead

    May 8, 2017

    School shootings have been a recent issue since the start of a zero tolerance to weapons, drugs, and even attitudes that imply terrible actions to come. This zero tolerance policy started with Columbine, an infamous high school shooting in 1999; ...

    Students demonstrating the lockdown procedure at Lambert.

  • An open letter to Graduation

    An open letter to Graduation

    Colin Masterson, Sports Editor

    May 3, 2017

    Dear Graduation, I'll be completely honest, over the course of this my senior year, I never really paid you much attention. However, in the past few weeks, many things have occurred which have forced...

    The countdown in the hallway serves as a visual reminder to how quickly graduation is approaching (Photo by Colin Masterson)

  • Saving one life at a time

    Saving one life at a time

    Christine Park, Staff Writer

    May 3, 2017

    The mission of the Thirst Project is to “build a socially-conscious generation of young people who END the global water crisis.” Seth Maxwell, the founder of the Thirst Project, was first exposed to...

    Used with permission from the Thirst Project

Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

Berry Choi, Staff Writer

08/12/17: Violent rally in Charlottesville grabs national attention Early Saturday morning, a violent white supremacists rally in Charlottesville, Virginia erupted, resulting in several injuries an...

August 18, 2017

Recent News Stories

Lettuce Club? Lettuce Club.

Lettuce Club? Lettuce Club.

August 18, 2017

Meet Lambert’s newest, greenest, healthiest club! Determined to make the school a ...

What you need to know about the eclipse

What you need to know about the eclipse

August 18, 2017

For the first time in 38 years, a total solar eclipse will be crossing ...

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

August 16, 2017

`America was shocked when, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, a white nation...

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Winning is a hobby for Lambert girls golf

Winning is a hobby for Lambert girls golf

Skylar Aledia, Staff Writer

Rain, wind, and wet conditions typically halt play at a golf tournament, but it didn't stop the Lambert girls golf team from bringing home yet another area title. This one...

May 11, 2017No Comments

Lambert athletics secure titles

Lambert athletics secure titles

April 26, 2017

April has been a wildly successful month for the state of Lambert athletics, as region championships...

Funeral for a Friend: An Ode to the Atlanta Thrashers

Funeral for a Friend: An Ode to the Atlanta Thrashers

April 18, 2017

With the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, hockey fans around the United States of America and Canada...

Life and basketball with Carolyn Whitney

Life and basketball with Carolyn Whitney

April 13, 2017

The gym is buzzing with the humdrum of kids doing one of three things: sprawling out on the...

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Costs of College from Five Countries Around the World

Costs of College from Five Countries Around the World

Over the past several years, the prospect of going to college in order to hold a stable job has increased. According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NC...

May 19, 2017No Comments

13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why

May 15, 2017

On March 31, 2017, Netflix released its most watched TV show: 13 Reasons Why....

A review of Lambert’s production of Grease

A review of Lambert’s production of Grease

May 12, 2017

This past weekend, the Acting Troupe of Lambert, put on a production of Grease....

A farewell from Clori Rose

A farewell from Clori Rose

May 8, 2017

Clori Rose, an AP Language, Journalism, and 10th Literature and Composition...

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Why Iceland should be your next vacation destination

Why Iceland should be your next vacation destination

Mahima Siripurapu, Editor-in-Chief

Iceland is a scenic island located 846 miles northwest of the United Kingdom. The...

April 2, 2017No Comments

Vietnam Veterans Bring “The Things They Carried” to Life

Vietnam Veterans Bring “The Things They Carried” to Life

March 31, 2017

On Tuesday, April 28 two Vietnam war veterans, Thomas McDonald III and Jim Beddingfield,...

International night wrap up

International night wrap up

March 14, 2017

Lambert High School is peppered with a huge variety of cultures, and this divers...

Lambert takes on Beta Convention

Lambert takes on Beta Convention

February 7, 2017

For the first time in the school history, Lambert’s Beta Club attended Georgia’s...

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“Ridin’ Solo”:bandmates turned solo

“Ridin’ Solo”:bandmates turned solo

Elizabeth Findley, Associate Editor

1967- The Jackson 5, consisting of Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marion, and Michael Jackson, signed their first record deal. 1969- The Beatles (John Lennon, Paul McCartney,...

May 11, 2017No Comments

The Atlanta International Night Market: taste the world

The Atlanta International Night Market: taste the world

May 9, 2017

Gwinnett: the most diverse county in all of Georgia. As of 2015, the county boasted incredible sta...

He’s back: Dave Chapelle’s Age of Spin in review

He’s back: Dave Chapelle’s Age of Spin in review

April 14, 2017

Dave Chapelle’s newest Netflix comedy stand-up special has marked the comedy legend’s co...

April in Atlanta

April in Atlanta

March 31, 2017

It's April already, and along with the month of spring comes a myriad of activities to do in...

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The possible reality of free or reduced college tuition in America

The possible reality of free or reduced college tuition in America

Quinn Forney, Features Editor

Since the late 80s, college tuition prices at public four-year colleges have risen at about 3.8% annually, and 3% at two-year colleges. The rising prices of tuition have prompted a national debate to address t...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Should college be free?

Should college be free?

May 10, 2017

Should college be free? The answer is simple, no. My thought process isn’t based solely on the fact...

Active shooter responses; Lambert’s lockdown

Active shooter responses; Lambert’s lockdown

May 8, 2017

School shootings have been a recent issue since the start of a zero tolerance to weapons, drugs, and...

No country for young pen

No country for young pen

May 8, 2017

The argument has been made countless times; the never ending debate: should student journalists be g...

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Top advice to underclassmen from Seniors

Top advice to underclassmen from Seniors

Cameron Adamczyk, Staff Writer

It’s been a triumphant four years for seniors. When you look around, it is clear that the...

May 1, 2017

Don’t call it a comeback, the Powder Blue Tux been here for years

Don’t call it a comeback, the Powder Blue Tux been here for years

April 5, 2017

For years, the Prom fashion scene has been dominated by beautiful girls in beautiful dresses,...

Girl plans for prom months in advance

Girl plans for prom months in advance

April 1, 2017

“This is it. This is the one,” said Sarah, cladded in sequins. She looked at her mother,...

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