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Face Off: How Old Is Too Old To Trick Or Treat?

Avery Brillante and Chase Morris, Staff Writers

October 25, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

Teens Too Old To Trick Or Treat . . . or keep reading for Chase's side of the story Avery: The exhilarating rush that courses through your veins as you run up the steps to a strangers’ house to yell “Trick or Treat!” is pro...

How to keep Halloween costumes classy

Jenna Mertz, Staff Writer

October 19, 2011

Filed under Lifestyles, Opinions, Top Stories

Halloween only comes around once a year and in the spirit of this holiday, everyone is getting ready to dress up and have a good time. “Halloween is a time to have fun, and be someone you aren’t for a day. It’s an exciting...

Making A Case For A Formal Homecoming Dance

Lauren Goulet, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

Students began thinking about homecoming as soon as school started, planning out what to wear, where to go for dinner, and who to take – making all the necessary preparations to ensure that it is a night they will never forget....

Vandegrift Community Needs To Act With Integrity

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

May 13, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

 In the early hours of Monday, May 9th, freshman Amanda De La Torre’s brain pressure soared to 138 and she was declared brain dead, according to the Caring Bridge blog that her family set up.  Vandegrift High School has been f...

Evening Out The Playing Field

Editorial Board

April 26, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

   American society has a tendency to praise athletic achievements but set aside academic victories. Even within LISD, a school is often known for how far they got in basketball play-offs or how many football players have committed...

The Case For A Lower Legal Drinking Age

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

November 19, 2010

Filed under Opinions

While the drinking age in the United States is 21, in over 80 other countries the drinking age is 18. 12 countries allow drinking at the age 16, and 17 countries have no drinking age at all. Fiji, Pakistan, Palau, and Sri Lanka...

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