Fields of Faith

Fields of Faith

Bailee Flaherty, Sports Editor
November 14, 2014
Filed under Briefs, Features, News, Showcase

Lowndes High School's own Fellowship of Christian Athletes hosted a spiritual celebration with what they call "Fields of Faith". In the Martin Stadium on Nov. 12, students, teachers, parents and members of the community came together to participate in the event. During the Fields of Faith everyone was... Read more »

Mellow Mushroom is Back

Mellow Mushroom is Back

Bailee Flaherty, Sports Editor
November 14, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Showcase

Valdosta recently reintroduced the pizza restaurant, Mellow Mushroom. This “chilled” pizza joint was in Valdosta once before and now it is back. Mellow Mushroom in Valdosta previously was not very well liked. They had bad reviews such “bad food”, “bad service” and “not kid friendly”. “This... Read more »

Veterans Day

Veterans Day

Spencer Pipkin and Alanna Hunt, Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor
November 12, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase

Yesterday, Nov. 11, over 3,000 Lowndes High students crowded into LHS' Martin Stadium to honor the local veterans. The purpose of this event was not only to recognize the the living veterans, but also the deceased, prisoner of war and missing in action. The Veteran's Day service was also aimed at educating... Read more »

LHS FFA Makes a Mark at Nationals

LHS FFA Makes a Mark at Nationals

Alanna Hunt, Managing Editor
November 12, 2014
Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase

Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 15 Lowndes High School agriscience competitors traveled to Louisville, Ky to participate in FFA Nationals 2014. These FFA members competed among 60,000 people coming from all 50 states along with Puerto Rico and Japan. Expo also hosted colleges and industries from around the the country... Read more »

The Sweet Side of Chemistry

The Sweet Side of Chemistry

Alanna Hunt, Managing Editor
October 28, 2014
Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Oct. 18 the local college VSU held the annual Science Saturday, in honor of National Chemistry Week. This year had a theme of the chemistry in candy. The goal is to increase interest of young people by providing hands on activities for all ages.  The activities apply to learning about energy, environment,... Read more »

Upcoming Events

Callie Pirkle and Taylor Greene
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 »

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, Showcase

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 »

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 »