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...

Northeast Student Displays Talents During Vega Showcase

Northeast Student Displays Talents During Vega Showcase

October 27, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Activities, Featured

On Saturday, October 3 at Vega in the Haymarket of downtown Lincoln, Jadyn Keller, along with other talented artists, performed in front of a live audience. Keller was one of the six featured solo artists to perform that night. Since she was the youngest and the only one from Northeast High School, Ke...

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...

Northeast Students Put The “Spirit” in Spirit Week

Northeast Students Put The “Spirit” in Spirit Week

October 19, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Activities, Featured

The Homecoming game and dance this year at Northeast is just a few days away. You know what that means…spirit week! The week of fun themes where you got to dress up and be silly, you can’t do that very often in school. It was during the last week before fall break, and a great way to end the first...

Lincoln Northeast Students and Staff Gather To Support Sharon Holliday

Lincoln Northeast Students and Staff Gather To Support Sharon Holliday

October 13, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, News

Crowds of students and staff adorned in pink lined the sidewalks on the chilly Monday morning of October 5 to show their support for Sharon Holliday, a beloved Family and Consumer Sciences teacher here at LNE. She not only taught us how to prepare a chicken, but also how to be better people with h...

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...

Student Employment Has Increased Dramatically

Student Employment Has Increased Dramatically

October 8, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Headline

Students work, whether they’re in high school or college. Many find a way to fit work into their busy schedules. Studies show that many kids work to save for college. From April to July 2015, employed youth aged of 16-24 increased by 2.1 million to 20.3 million according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor St...

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...

Suicide Is The Third Major Cause Of Death In The United States

Suicide Is The Third Major Cause Of Death In The United States

October 6, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Featured, Headline

Behind injuries and homicides, suicide is the third leading cause of death in the United States for people between the ages of 15-24 according to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. A study done by the American Foundation for suicide prevention showed that in 2013 the suicide rate for peop...

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...

LNE Band and Choir Invited to Participate in London New Year’s Day Parade and Choral Festival

LNE Band and Choir Invited to Participate in London New Year’s Day Parade and Choral Festival

September 30, 2015


Filed under 2015-2016, Activities, Featured

Lincoln Northeast Band and Choir have received the honor of participating in the London New Year’s Parade and the London Choral Festival. On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, the former Lord Mayor of Westminster, Catherine Longworth visited Lincoln Northeast to present a formal invitation to the Lincoln...

Lincoln Northeast Will Be Under Construction

Lincoln Northeast Will Be Under Construction

September 30, 2015


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

This year, Lincoln Northeast will be under construction as the school’s weight room will be renovated.   Plans for the remodel began about nine years ago. Athletic Director Clayton Heath commented, “this way we can have multiple classrooms in the weight room at once and boys and girls wi...

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