Party Like It’s 1982, 1994, 2006, or 2018: Year of The Dog

Party Like It’s 1982, 1994, 2006, or 2018: Year of The Dog

Natalie Taylor, Copy-Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

As a way to incorporate Asian culture into her classroom, English teacher Elise Song held a Lunar New Year Party for all of her classes. She spent multiple days after school (with the help of some students) preparing the classroom with decorations. “I enjoyed how beautiful the lights were out all over the room...

Eagles Secure Their First Super Bowl Win

Jessiyah Sanders, Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Sports

On February 4, the Super Bowl had all of America’s attention, as is every year. The Philadelphia Eagles with a record of 13-3 and the New England Patriots, with a record of 13-3, battled for the Lombardi Trophy and a Super Bowl ring. While the Eagles looked for their first ring for their franchise...

Timberlake’s Return For Super Bowl Half Time

Alexis Rodriguez, Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News

Super Bowl LII took place on February 4 and like every Super Bowl since, the halftime show was highly anticipated. Michael Jackson was the first artist to headline a halftime performance during Super Bowl XXVII. This year featured a pop artist performing and Justin Timberlake was chosen as the man fo...

Kylie Jenner Introduces Stormi To The World

Cynthia Sandoval, Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under News

20-year-old Kylie Jenner gave birth to her first child on Thursday, February 1, 2018. The internet star hid her pregnancy from the public to ensure that she stayed as healthy and stress free as possible during the pregnancy. “I understand you’re used to me bringing you along on all my journeys,” Jenne...

Talent Show Holds Audition For 2018

Aabha Kc, Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Student Life

Lakeview held its auditions for the annual talent show that will be take place on March 2. “It’s nice that there is a creative outlet for kids to show who they really are,” sophomore Vanessa Williams said. “I’m doing stand up comedy, and my jokes are based on my life with tourettes.” ...

The History of Valentine’s Day

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News

Truth be told, no one knows the definitive origin of Valentine's Day. However, there are multiple popular theories, one of which involves an ancient Roman emperor and a compassionate, risk-taking priest. Emperor Claudius the Second of Rome was very war-driven and wanted his soldiers to perform as well...

Trump’s State of The Union Address Gets Fact Checked

Cynthia Sandoval, Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News

President Donald J. Trump delivered his first State on the Union (SOTU) speech on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. The President’s speech lasted for one hour and 20 minutes, making it the third longest speech in history of the SOTU addresses. Trump talked about a variety of things, but the most important t...

Freshmen AVID Students Visit SFA University

Jessiyah Sanders, Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Freshmen who are members of AVID will visit Stephen F. Austin State University, where they will tour, eat, and learn about the historic college. AVID gives students the opportunity to travel to colleges across the state, so they can experience what college offers and provides. Students can see what...

Synergy Stomps the Competition

February 3, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Last Friday, the Lakeview Centennial step team, Synergy, competed in the 11th Annual Youth Health Awareness Step Competition. They won second place in the boys/coed division and the trophy for Greatest Step Complexity. Synergy achieved this with only five steppers, with all but one who has previo...

Black Out During Pep Rally Shocks Students and Staff

Aaron Cubillos, Writer

February 2, 2018


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During a pep rally on January 26, about five minutes before the end of the school day, the power went out in some parts Garland, including here at Lakeview. After it had just happened, many students speculated that it was a classic senior prank, but that just wasn't the case. “When the lights tu...

AP Environmental Science Students Learn Where Their Waste Goes

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

On Wednesday January 31, Billy Gilbreath’s AP Environmental Science class took a field trip to the Rowlett Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant to learn about how wastewater is recycled and reused. Senior Timothy Gove gained a lot of useful information about the process water goes through in order to...

Academic Decathlon Hopeful for Next Year

Alexis Rodriguez, Writer

February 2, 2018


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Academic Decathlon is a way to engage and diversify student learning. Across two days, a group of nine students went to Highland Park High School to compete in 10 events against other schools. They competed against many schools, including Plano East Senior High School and Rowlett High School. Wi...

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