The Golden Popcorn Goes To…

The Golden Popcorn Goes To…

April 23, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

The 2015 MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Amy Schumer, aired on April 12 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angles. The winners of 14 categories were presented with a golden popcorn award for their work in the movie industry. Three additional awards were given out to special individuals. Schumer took center stage... Read more »

The Playoffs Can Payoff

The Playoffs Can Payoff

Shemar Dawson and Novian Blue , Staff Writers
April 21, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

With five seconds left in the fourth quarter, the whole stadium rose out of their seats. Anthony Davis drives down into the “paint”, with impressive defenders covering him. He posts up and fades away into the eighth seed of the playoffs. This puts the New Orleans Pelicans into a playoff spot The... Read more »

Make Way for the Masters

Make Way for the Masters

Kendra Barwick, Mackenzie Hagen, Lexi Kearley, Staff Writers
April 21, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

81 years ago, the annual Masters Golf Tournament was established by Clifford Roberts and Bobby Jones. Being one of the four major championships in golf, along with the U.S Open, PGA Championship, and The Open Championship, it is a very important event to all golfers around the world. Every year, the... Read more »

P. Sherman 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney AKA 1592 Norman Dr.

P. Sherman 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney AKA 1592 Norman Dr.

Abi Beene, Novian Blue, Kendra Barwick, Nikkena Umiat, Staff Writers and Staff Editor/VNN Production Editor
March 18, 2015
Filed under News

Ever been pooped on? Lowndes High School’s cafeteria and parking lot has been taken over by rats with wings, seagulls. From 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., a vast flock of sky rodents invade the parking lots and lunch room marking their new territory covered in white, like a big powdered donut. Seagulls are... Read more »

All Out, All Game, All Season

Tori Baker, Vanessa Perreira, Cameron Grace, Callie Pirkle, Staff Writers and Staff Editor
March 17, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

Practicing day by day, the Lowndes High School soccer teams fight to maintain their dominating records for the season. Both varsity and junior varsity have successfully represented LHS’ indubitable progress. The boys’ soccer coach, Jordan Breit, and the girls’ soccer coach, Chris Willis, have done... Read more »

Having a Ball

Samantha Douberly, Mackenzie Hagen, Rachael Jankowski, Hannah Shult, Staff Writers and Staff Editor
March 17, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

The swoosh of racquets slipping through the air and the springy bounce of balls skipping across the court are the sounds that herald the tennis games at Lowndes High School. Since Feb. 7, the action has been on as the school’s tennis teams tackles- although not physically- their rivals of the surrounding... Read more »

A Diamond in the Rough

Malia Thomas, Kaileigh Kirk, Lexi Kearley, Veteran Staff Writer and Staff Writer
March 17, 2015
Filed under News, Uncategorized

When it comes to sports, having natural talent just is not enough. No matter how good a player is, there is always room for improvement. It takes hard work and strenuous dedication to be considered good. It also takes twice that work to really stand out from the other team members. The one person who... Read more »

Blue and Black or are my eyes just whack?

Ericka Hewes, Julie Newbern, Jaylee Blalock, Jayann Corson, Staff Editor and Staff Writers
March 17, 2015
Filed under News

Recently, “The Dress” has been a major topic on every social media website and in our school. On Feb. 26 Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds were picture after picture, tweet after tweet on the mysterious dress. A new hashtag began trending and in a sort, competing. Some claim #whiteandgold while... Read more »

Get your cameras ready, Miss LHS is underway

Get your cameras ready, Miss LHS is underway

Ericka Hewes, Staff Editor
February 24, 2015
Filed under Briefs, News

Viking girls all ages in Lowndes County have waited for the day they get to compete to be crowned Miss LHS. Well today is the day, juniors and seniors make sure to pick up and turn in an application to J128 by March 12 to be in the running for Miss LHS. The pageant will be held March 26 in the LHS lecture... Read more »

All queens put your crowns on for the Miss LHS pageant

All queens put your crowns on for the Miss LHS pageant

Ericka Hewes, Staff Editor
February 20, 2015
Filed under Lifestyle, News, Showcase

Schools around the nation practice many different traditions, whether that is bonfires, lock-ins, or even huge school wide parades. LHS has one in particular, the annual Miss LHS pageant. The Miss LHS pageant will be held on March 26 in the LHS lecture hall. All ladies’ applications are due by March... Read more »

Super Bowl XLIX Will Be One to Remember

Super Bowl XLIX Will Be One to Remember

Callie Pirkle, Staff Editor
February 10, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase, Sports

Imagine being in a crowd of thousands of fans cheering on their favorite team or enjoying the excitement of the game from your home with friends and family. The Super Bowl is an annual football game between the NFL and AFL championship rivalries. This championship is known all around the world for its... Read more »

Valentines Day

Valentines Day

Alanna Hunt, Managing Editor
February 9, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Valentines Day is fast approaching and it is time to show the people closest to you how much you appreciate them. This year, show the people you love that you care by sending them a gram. Buy your gram any day at lunch for $2.50. The gram includes a personalized note and a carniation. The information... Read more »