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How to stop the seasonal sniffles

Sydney Scott, Opinion Editor March 31, 2022

It’s officially allergy season. That means runny noses, congestion, sneezing, dry and itchy eyes, and even raspy voices. Since Covid, allergies have been looked at as a possible Covid infection. Any...

McDonald’s Shamrock Shake Review

Ava Abdouli, Opinions Staff Writer March 30, 2022

McDonald’s first introduced the fan-favorite “Shamrock Shake” in 1970. It has been released every March since. Many customers have mixed feelings about the St. Patrick's Day inspired drink. Some...

St. Patrick’s Day origins

Logan Kersey, 2nd LHS News Editor March 17, 2022

Celebrated on March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day brings color and cheer to the new year. After the cold of winter is over, festivals across the country are held to bring joy and excitement to spring. It is...

Irish you a happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Trinity Vidal, G&B Editor March 7, 2022

It is probably that at least once in your life, you have gotten pinched for not wearing green on St. Patrick’s day. Every March 17th we celebrate this Irish holiday, by dressing up as leprechauns and...

The dos and don’ts of Prom

Devyn Lao, Photography Editor February 24, 2022

Prom, also known as the biggest and greatest social gathering of your high school years, is coming up in April of 2022. For many, it’s not that big of a deal, but for most, it’s the one thing in high...

The gory origins of Valentine’s day

Logan Kersey, LHS News Editor February 11, 2022

St. Valentine’s Day, or simply Valentine’s Day, is one of the most celebrated holidays in the United States. According to the National Retail Federation, roughly 55% of Americans celebrate the holiday....

Groundhog Day

The Origins of Groundhog Day

Logan Kersey, 2nd LHS News Editor February 1, 2022

Every year, on February 2nd, people across the United States and Canada celebrate what might be the strangest and most oddly specific event on the calendar. On that day, nearly the entire continent observes...

Starbucks Holiday Drinks

Review of 2021 Starbucks Holiday Flavors

Ava Abdouli, Opinions Staff Writer December 14, 2021

Every year around the holidays, Starbucks introduces its yearly line of holiday flavors. This year there are six flavors: Peppermint mocha, Iced Sugar Cookie Almond Milk latte, Chestnut Praline Latte,...

Christmas Decorations

When should you decorate for Christmas?

Ava Abdouli, Opinions Staff Writer December 14, 2021

Have you ever walked into a store mid-September to be faced with an overwhelming amount of Christmas decorations? Not only shops, but also people have been known to decorate beyond early, which leaves...

Where are all of the toys?

Chase Almond (new), G&B Writer December 14, 2021

It's almost that time of the year again: the winter holidays, where we all get together with friends and family and give each other gifts, but unfortunately, it seems like there is a toy shortage. But...

15 great holiday date ideas

Devyn Lao, Photography Editor December 14, 2021

The holidays are a magical time of year and what makes the season feel even more alive is going on fun and festive dates, whether that’s with your significant other or close friends. There are a wide...

What does LHS want from Santa?

Cigi Stroud, Sports Editor December 10, 2021

As Christmas time approaches quickly we not only see an increase in holiday spirit and cold weather, but also a major increase in shopping on all platforms. This time of year is very important for most...