LNE Students Struggle To Get Enough Sleep

LNE Students Struggle To Get Enough Sleep

January 19, 2016


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

Sleep is vital to your well-being, as important as the air you breathe, the water you drink and the food you eat. It allows important body functions and brain activity to occur, and skipping or losing sleep can be very harmful to your body. Teens need an average of 8-10 hours of sleep every night, but a...

What are the true intentions of knowledge?

January 12, 2016


Filed under 2015-2016, Op-Ed

There are times when I truly question the intentions of knowledge. Is it enforced for the purpose of keeping us happy or discontent? It’s all up for debate. However, one can't help but wonder.   I am writing this simply because of a book I read in my English class. That book is Fahrenhei...

When Seasons Change, So Do Trends

When Seasons Change, So Do Trends

December 18, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

When the seasons change, new trends come along with them. Here at LNE, many people are participating in these different winter styles whether it’s clothing, hair, or even the way someone speaks. As sweater weather comes along, shorts and tank tops are the first to be packed away. A freshman her...

Online Shopping: Friend or Foe

Online Shopping: Friend or Foe

December 17, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Op-Ed

Tis the season to shop, and shoppers are searching for deals in-stores as well as on their mobile devices. Holiday shopping this year is steadily changing from years before, as online shopping is growing more and more popular. Years before now, people had very little access to high speed internet, bu...

The Secret Life of an American Teacher

The Secret Life of an American Teacher

December 17, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Headline, Op-Ed

Students love to use the excuse “I have a life outside of school and teachers do not understand that”. But what about the teachers? What do they do outside of their 8-3 day job? Six teachers were interviewed to figure out “The Secret Life of an American Teacher”. As expected, most teachers were busy with t...

Driving tips to help prevent accidents this winter

Driving tips to help prevent accidents this winter

December 9, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Activities, Featured, Headline, Op-Ed

With winter season starting, ice and snow on the roads are going to get more severe. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, you are 36 percent more likely to be in a car accident in January than July, especially with all the new inexperienced drivers around Northeast. Accordi...

Is Plagiarism At LNE Becoming Worse?

Is Plagiarism At LNE Becoming Worse?

November 23, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

Fines ranging between $100 and $50,000 and up to a year in jail. Who knew these could be the consequences for something such as plagiarism? Those are the very major punishments if plagiarism is continued many times, but there are much smaller consequences for it here at Northeast High School. Acco...

The Never Ending Cycle of Freshmen and Seniors

The Never Ending Cycle of Freshmen and Seniors

November 16, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

If all seniors have one thing in common, it’s that they have said this same quote at least once- “I hate freshmen.” Seniors and freshmen have had an ongoing feud since the beginning of high school. This can be seen anywhere from popular movies like Dazed and Confused to the hallways of any high...

Does Dress Code Prevent Students From Expressing Themselves?

Does Dress Code Prevent Students From Expressing Themselves?

October 23, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, 2016-2017, Featured, Op-Ed

The school dress code is a greater controversy than people think. According to Laura Bates from Women Magazine, high school students in Chicago planned a “Show Your Shoulders” protest in response to a dress code that won’t allow students to bare their shoulders. In a school in Ohio students...

Schlake and Luna work towards official certification

Schlake and Luna work towards official certification

October 13, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

Luna stays with Schlake throughout the day and many Spanish students will get used to her in the classroom this year.  In an interview Schlake explained how Luna spends most of the day in the classroom walking around but spends some time in her kennel also. She is also able to go out in the halls dur...

Teen Pregnancies Affect Families In Multiple Ways

Teen Pregnancies Affect Families In Multiple Ways

October 6, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Op-Ed

Teen pregnancies in the United States are more likely than others to be unintended. Most unintended pregnancies happen as a result of lack of knowledge about sexuality or contraceptives, lack of planning, inexperience using contraceptives, or difficulty getting contraceptives. U.S. teen pregnancy and birth rates have de...

Northeast Rap Group “Five Star Finesse” To Make More Music

Northeast Rap Group “Five Star Finesse” To Make More Music

October 6, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Headline, Op-Ed

Five Star Finesse was created when four friends from LNE wanted to start their own rap group. Early March of 2015 they came up with their name, figured out what they were going to rap about, and started recording by themselves. No studio, no professional equipment or guidance helped them through their stru...

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