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LBJ fights the flames: all about Fire Academy

Alec Lippman, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Filed under Web Exclusive

A program that allows students to get within feet of a 30-foot-tall propane fire along with leaving high school ready to get a job with a 45 thousand dollar salary are just some of the possibilities that can be achieved through...

Looking to the future

Looking to the future

April 9, 2019

Prom prep

Emma McBride, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Filed under Student Life

As the end of the school year quickly approaches, seniors are getting ready to graduate, finalizing post-high-school plans and grappling with senioritis. According to Lisa Moomaw, LASA student council senior president, prom is...

Overwhelmed and overworked: LASA’s Custodian shortage

Somaya Jimenez-Haham, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Filed under News

Trash bins overflow with wrappers and food, tumbling out of the top. A thin film of dust coats the floor, and grime leaves the table surfaces sticky and textured. The understaffed team of custodians, although working tirelessly,...

Boys’ soccer scores big this season

Charles Taylor, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019

Filed under Sports

The LBJ Jaguars varsity soccer team capped off its performance in the annual Copa Akins soccer tournament with a 1-1 (4-3 in penalties) win against Bowie. With a record of 2-1-2, the LBJ boys’ soccer team started off the 2018-19...

Girls’ soccer on ball for winning season

Elan McMinn, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019

Filed under Sports

The ball rolls down the back of the net marking another goal for the LBJ girls’ varsity team. Starting the season with two wins and two losses, they look forward to the rest of the season. The 2019 season has just begun,...

LBJ Basketball is back on track for the new season

Elan McMinn, Sports Editor

December 10, 2018

Filed under Sports

The referees blow the whistle, ending the LBJ boys basketball team’s first game with a 74-71 victory over Stoney Point High School. Despite much of the team’s starting lineup graduating last year, the team was ranked 11th...

LBJ’s star cornerback McCutchin weighs offers and considers future amid successful season

Helena Lara, Photo Editor

December 10, 2018

Filed under Sports

Latrell McCutchin has worked hard on and off season to achieve his football career goals, according to LBJ Football Head Coach Jahmal Fenner, and this season all the practices payed off when he was named best cornerback of his...

LBJ band marches to victory in competitions across the city and state

Maya Ravi, Club Writer

December 9, 2018

Filed under Sports

Sequenced uniforms shine under the bright lights of the football field, as the LBJ Marching Band makes its way across the field. The play and move in unison, showing off the hard work they put in preparing for their performance. The...

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