Egland’s Best: Clubs provide diversity

Amanda Egland, News Assistant

January 5, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion

Respect and equality for all ethnicities, genders and sexualities have been major topics in the news recently.  However one topic has often been left out of the light -- respect for all interests and hobbies.   According...

Trump wins LHS vote

Amanda Egland, News Assistant

January 5, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion

Students at LHS and across the nation voted in a mock presidential election Nov.1, with Lewiston’s results differing from students around the nation. Republican candidate Donald Trump won LHS’s hypothetical election with...

New clubs impact school, world

Leah Schmidt, Entertainment Assistant

January 5, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion

This year LHS welcomed three new clubs: sign language club, meme club, and SAVE club -- allowing students to express themselves in new ways by focusing on what they feel passionate about. Sign language club, under adviser...

Letter to the editor

Megan Beidler

September 23, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Dear Editor, My name is Megan Beidler. I’m a junior at Lewiston High School and this letter I am sending you is for the City of Lewiston. I believe that everywhere in the city there should be every kind of wheelchair access,...

Bacon Bits: Students need to analyze pledge

Jacey Bacon, Opinion Editor

September 23, 2016

Filed under Opinion

It’s hard to tune into any news source or social media outlet lately without hearing some type of controversy regarding the national anthem. But let’s put those issues aside for a moment to address one closer to home -- an...

Students crushed under pressure of college

Kinsey Richardson, Editor in Chief

April 13, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Several recent radio ads and internet articles say that teens won’t ever go to college if they don’t start right after high school.  As high school students, people often ask, “What are your plans after high school?”  And...

Bacon Bits: Students see tardy policies as unfair

Jacey Bacon, Opinion Editor

April 13, 2016

Filed under Opinion

When a student is late to class there could be many factors that influence that tardy. Perhaps a car wouldn’t start. Maybe there was a traffic jam because of a car accident, or treacherous driving conditions. Or maybe a student...

Can we talk about… Pressure on high school students

Kinsey Richardson, Editor in Chief

February 17, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Whether we like it or not, I think all of us secretly, subconsciously get ready for someone else when preparing for the school day. That person may be your friend, a pretty girl in your class or someone you want to think you’re...

Bacon Bits: students’ cell phone usage turns disrespectful

Jacey Bacon, Opinion Editor

February 17, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Looking around a room full of my peers, I notice something very disturbing -- no one is showing any interest in what is happening anywhere other than their cellphone screens. There are many varying degrees of cellphone use...

Anxiety Disorders

Jacey Bacon

December 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States, and affect 18 percent of the adult population. These disorders are also glamorized by youth. Visit any Tumblr page and one will see posts that cause...

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