How do we Impeach Trump?

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

September 7, 2017

Disclaimer: The views expressed in the following editorial are the opinions of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Patriot Post staff, adviser, the LCHS faculty or administration, or GISD. According to the U.S. Constitution, impeachment occurs if a president commits “treason...

Join a Club or Organization!

Khivani Young, Writer and Photographer

September 7, 2017

It’s told to students all across the country and perhaps even all over the world: “Get involved at school!”  Joining a club or organization is a vital part of your high school years and is something that can help your college application stand out from the countless of others that are sent in. But...

Trump fires Comey

Tim Kihneman, Copy Editor

May 19, 2017

Earlier this month, FBI Director James Comey, was fired by Donald Trump for no pre-existing reason. Normally, the Director serves at the FBI for a 10-year term after which the president appoints a new one. James Comey was nominated by President Obama in June of 2013. This cut Comey’s term short by nea...

Testing Stress Overload?

Hannah Wilson, Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2017

We all know that testing is stressful and takes a lot of hard work, studying, time, and energy  towards it right? Not to mention the countless hours of worrying about an upcoming test and wondering what you made on it. Or simply just not caring anymore, leading to credit recovery. It seems like stud...

“Fate of the Furious” Review

Hannah Wilson, Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2017

This review contains spoilers! The movie was action packed! That's what everyone loves about the series of “Fast and Furious” movies aside from the jaw-dropping street cars. The film cast stars Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Jordana Brewster, Kurt Russell, El...

Save Science – It Saved You!

Tim Kihneman, Copy Editor

April 19, 2017

Science in the modern day is undeniably fantastic. In schools across the nation, learning and discussing any topic of science falls into daily conversation in any age group, culture, or recordable demographic. From the simple breaths we take that metabolize the oxygen in our lungs, to the synapses i...

Tell us your opinion!

Tim Kihneman, Copy Editor

April 17, 2017

Newspaper Copy Editor Tim Kihneman here with some special news! We’re calling to anyone interested in news or journalism or any kind, if you want to put YOUR opinion out there just as I frequently do, then write a letter the the editor! When you write a letter to the editor, you can choose any one of...

Pepsi misses the mark with Jenner ad

Tim Kihneman, Copy Editor

April 10, 2017

A controversial Pepsi commercial aired this week and people are up in arms – for good reason. The commercial stars “pop culture icon and renowned model” Kendall Jenner as she leads a group of people of color in a protest. Taking an oppressed group of people and showing their bravery/struggle and di...

Missing DC Teens

Nena Roland, Reporter

April 10, 2017

A couple weeks ago, a post on Twitter that claimed that 14 black went missing in Washington D.C. in the span of 24 hours went completely viral. As of today the original post has been taken down, but people are outraged at the fact that these missing girls were not getting any coverage on major n...

Betsy DeVos Confirmation

Timothy Kihneman, Reporter

March 6, 2017

Betsy DeVos is a thing. Yes, this is...a bit late, but DeVos has now taken over the Department of Education of the United States of America and mixed opinions, questions, and concerns about her qualifications have started to arise. Many teachers and administrators in education believe that from here on...

Hallmark Holiday

Madison Plunk, Photo Editor

February 28, 2017

Valentine's Day is stupid. It's overrated and annoying. While I’m walking down the halls to get to third period, there is no possible reason that I should have to duck in order to not be hit in the face with a heart shaped balloon the size of a toddler. I should not be walking on rose petals going in...

Shake The Silence

Hannah Wilson, Senior Publisher

February 14, 2017

Okay can I just say WOW...these young poets blew my mind away with their poems. They made me face reality and think about real issues within society today and real pain that people feel. These poets put it all out on the table Friday night and put their feelings into words and expressed it like no other ...