Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

October 16, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase

Fall Coat Drive- Got a coat? Lucky you! How about two? Or three or four or even MORE?! Please donate your gently used coats for the Annual Coat Drive! We will be collecting coats, jackets, and hoodies through Wednesday, October 29th. You may drop them off... Read more »

LHS Blood Drive -Sign Up Today

October 14, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase

LHS Blood Drive American Red Cross Blood Drive will take place at LHS on Oct. 22 for ages 16 and up. Sign up in the cafeteria during lunches. You will receive an appointment time between 8:00a.m.-2:00p.m. in the Old Gym... Read more »

Keep Calm and Sign On Up for the LHS ASL Club

Keep Calm and Sign On Up for the LHS ASL Club

Bailee Flaherty, Sports Editor
October 9, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News

The American Sign Language Club will be launched this year at LHS. There are many kids at LHS who know sign language and use it every day. Now knowledge and appreciation of the language can be increased throughout the school as the students launch their new club. “Yes we learn about French, Spanish,... Read more »

Mock Trial Competition

Roxanne Easters, Features Editor
October 9, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News

Saturday Sept. 26, Mock Trial had its first scrimmage competition of the year. It was located in the Lowndes Judicial Building Complex in Valdosta, Ga. Several schools including Hoover High School, Lincoln High and Henry Grady High attended this event. Mock Trial is a “full contact intellectual... Read more »

McPherson’s Milestone Makes a Memory

McPherson’s Milestone Makes a Memory

Spencer Pipkin, Editor-in-Chief
September 29, 2014
Filed under Briefs, Featured Sports, News, Showcase, Sports

Last Friday, Lowndes Head Varsity Football Coach Randy McPherson, “Mac”, received his 200th win as a head coach. This is a combined record from his time as a head coach at Madison High School and Lowndes High School. McPherson started his coaching career in 1984 at Madison High School,... Read more »

Senior Silly Superlatives

Alanna Hunt, Managing Editor
September 18, 2014
Filed under Features, News, Silly Superlatives

Goodie-Two-Shoes: Evan Folsom and Allana Worley Most Likely to be Caught Square Dancing: Ian Bennett and Callie Warren The Next George Bush: Blake... Read more »

Junior Silly Superlatives

Spencer Pipkin, Editor-in-Chief
September 18, 2014
Filed under Features, News, Silly Superlatives

Goodie-Two-Shoes: Zach Johnson and Bailey Renberg Most Likely to be Caught Square Dancing: Mark Vann and Emily Warren The Next George Bush: David... Read more »

Sophomore Silly Superlatives

Spencer Pipkin, Editor-in-Chief
September 17, 2014
Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Silly Superlatives

Goodie-Two-Shoes: Trevor Terry and Cydia Walker Most Likely to be Caught Square Dancing: Brandon Hamilton and Christina Patrick The Next George Bush:... Read more »

Lowndes High School’s AFJROTC Community Involvement

Lowndes High School’s AFJROTC Community Involvement

Nikkena Umiat, News Editor
August 18, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

Lowndes High School (LHS) AFJROTC GA-081st has been and will be very busy this semester. They have many activities and community service planned for the cadets of all... Read more »

Deadly Virus on the Loose

Bailey Wingate & Jordan Hurd, Staff Writers
April 23, 2014
Filed under News

An outbreak of Ebola is threatening residents in the African countries of Liberia and Guinea and with no known cure; danger and fear are increasing day by day. Ebola, named after the Ebola River, is a disease that first appeared in 1976. Fruit bats which are believed to be the natural hosts live in... Read more »

The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown

Spencer Pipkin, Ericka Hewes, Callie Pirkle, Alanna Hunt, Mikayla Kinney
April 14, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

As spring break ends, Panama City Beach becomes less crowded, sunburns become less tender and school days feel longer. Although the end of this break is tragic, we are now in the final countdown.  29 days left until the desired freedom of summer, and 39 days left until we say goodbye to our seniors. The... Read more »

Mock Trial Dominates at District

Hannah Shult & Taylor Greene , Staff Writers
March 4, 2014
Filed under News

On Saturday, February 22, the Mock Trial team travelled to Savannah, GA, and competed in the district competition. They won with a total of 25 perfect scores - an impressive feat for any team competing. In the first round, the team was met for the third time by Lee County, who placed second in the... Read more »