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Parkland commemoration balloon release

Multiple #whatsyour17 posters have been put up around the school leading up to the memoriam event on Wednesday.

Emma North and Christina Renzetti

March 13, 2018

There will be a student-led balloon release ceremony on Wednesday, March 14th to mark the first month anniversary of the Parkland School Shooting. The event will be held during both of the Lunch and Learn periods in the courtyard next to the 3000 trailers. It is expected to last at least 17 minutes eac...

Let’s talk about guns

Two months into 2018, the US has already had 18 school shootings. Featured above are headlines from infamous mass shootings from the past few years.

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

February 15, 2018

I am a 16-year-old student journalist and I have written too many stories about mass shootings. My name is Allie Tatoy and I am a 16-year-old student journalist for The Lambert Post. There is one topic that continuously has a need to be written about - mass shootings. It comes to a point when one must ask:...

Kentucky community recovers from America’s 11th school shooting in 2018

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Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

January 26, 2018

On January 23rd, America had its 11th school shooting of 2018 alone. This past Tuesday, Marshall High School was met with the deaths and injuries of several students. Some accounts say that the scene was quiet as students, teacher, and faculty ran for their lives. The shooter, 15 years old and utili...

Another mass shooting occurs in California

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Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

November 19, 2017

The latest epidemic of mass shootings in the United States continues. On Tuesday, November 14, a gunman began shooting in rural Rancho Tehama, California, at one point getting dangerously close to Rancho Tehama Elementary. The gunman, Kevin Janson Neal, was a forty-four year old who has been referred to by th...

Las Vegas continues to rebuild after mass shooting

Photo by James Marvin Phelps, published on June 29, 2006, Some rights reserved, licence link:, original link to work: It was from the Mandalay Bay Inn and Casino that Stephen Paddock shot down country-music fans.

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

October 9, 2017

The US breaks it own record for deadliest mass shooting in modern history during one gunman's attack during the Route 91 Harvest Festival. Stephen Paddock shot down 53 country music fans and injured nearly 500 others before shooting himself. Paddock had begun using his 32nd floor luxury suite on Mand...

Oregon shooting: same song, different verse

President Barack Obama presents a passionate challenge to the American people to support gun safety laws.

Olivia Pastore, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

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