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Stranded child leaves bus driver fired

Stranded child leaves bus driver fired

Jackson Matray, News Editor

January 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

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....

Dakota Access Pipeline

Dakota Access Pipeline

Zain Hyath, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


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The Dakota Access Pipeline project is an approximate 1,172-mile and 30-inch diameter pipeline that will run through four states (Illinois, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota) that began construction in the third quarter of this year. It is approximated to transport 470,000 barrels a day, with an aim...

Lambert wins big at DECA Region

Lambert wins big at DECA Region

Justin Gibbs-Poe, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


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Lambert’s DECA chapter attended the DECA Region Competition at First Baptist Cumming on Dec. 1st where 19 students showcased the leadership skills that qualified them for the state competition in February. In professional business attire, students were able to contend against their fellow DECA counterparts...

Students and teachers give blood for HOSA blood drive

Students and teachers give blood for HOSA blood drive

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


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HOSA organized their annual blood drive on November 16. Sujith Abbagoni, a junior, directed the event. He put together the schedules using questionnaires and surveys, along with putting in students' itineraries. He also worked together with Red Cross and regional director, Ms. Mahan. As he got t...

Language in all forms; speaking to Kanzi

Language in all forms; speaking to Kanzi

Madeline Parris, Social Media Lead

November 18, 2016


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Last week, Dr. Hyatt’s AP Lang students got the chance to video chat with Nicole, a woman who works at The Ape Cognition and Conservation Initiative. The ACCI is a research facility that houses Bonobos, a highly endangered species in the Central African wild. The ACCI is dedicated to uncover...

Class of 2017 signing day

Class of 2017 signing day

Amanda Merritt, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


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Freshmen go to Atlanta to watch theater show

Freshmen go to Atlanta to watch theater show

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


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The 9th grade literature classes went to the Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech on October 10th to watch the Encore performance, which acted out various classic poems and short stories. With intricate costumes and dramatic acting, the actors and their performances captivated the students. The...

The new Outstanding Seniors of 2017

The new Outstanding Seniors of 2017

Jackson Matray, News Editor

November 17, 2016


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Every year at Lambert High School, senior students are chosen as ‘Outstanding Seniors’. They are chosen based off of their accomplishments in high school and a personal essay that they have written. This year, 23 seniors were nominated by their teachers. The winners were announced this Monday, Nov...

Reasons to live by The Lambert Project

Reasons to live by The Lambert Project

Emma Bryant, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


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For the month of November, The Lambert Project, a group of students who have all faced their own hardships with racism, religion, or sexuality, is highlighting suicide awareness month, as well as mental illness month. On average, almost 30,000 Americans commit suicide every year. Suicide is the 3rd leading...

Wildfires cause a lingering smoke

Wildfires cause a lingering smoke

Ansley Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


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