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The Newest Members of the LHS Staff

The new staff members of LHS

Emily Malecha, Staff Writer

September 6, 2013

Each student and staff member has been through the much-anticipated “first day” here at Libertyville High School and this year, LHS had 20 new staff members who went through this process. Ms. Christee Joesten, a University of Iowa graduate, is starting her first year teaching here at Libertyville...

LHS Football Building Burglarized

LHS Football Building Burglarized

Mike Gasick, Sports Editor

September 5, 2013

    A burglary took place at Libertyville High School’s Werchek Building on the night Sunday, July 14. According to LHS Athletic Director Mr. Briant Kelly, two LCD projectors, a GoPro camera, two hard drive cameras, two hard drive HD cameras, a laptop computer and an Xbox system were stolen, a to...

Early Bird CrossFit P.E. class hits LHS

Students have the option to take a CrossFit class before school this year.

Rachael Girmscheid, Social Media Editor

August 14, 2013

For P.E. class, you have to always worry about getting your heart rate up so that you can earn your minutes in your heart rate zone.  But, what if you were doing a workout that’s short and fast but so intense you were dripping in sweat afterwards?  Yes, CrossFit is a worldwide thing now and it’s...

Student Council class elections reveal ambitious new reps

The senior class officer winners ran as part of the Peak Party; their poster is seen here.

Elise Houcek, Editor-in-Chief

August 14, 2013

LHS Student Council class officer results were announced on May 20, with the addition of promising new representatives to the board. Joseph Amdur (President), Joey Nedland (Vice President), Ingrid Reid (Secretary), and Max Sun (Treasurer) fashioned LHS’s first ever Student Council political party,...

Student Council Executive Board for 2013-14 Announced

President Shannon Roche (left) and Vice President Alex Yoor will lead the new Student Council Executive Board.

Kyle Laska, News Editor

August 14, 2013

 In the election for executive board, sophomore Shannon Roche became the new president, and will work alongside the new vice president, sophomore Alex Yoor. Roche, who hopes to make school more enjoyable, isn’t going to just jump in and implement her own rules.    “Before I make any change...

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