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One-act play “Ben Hur” takes center stage

One-act play “Ben Hur” takes center stage

Madeline Conger, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, FINE ARTS, STUDENTS

The Theatre Arts Guild participates in a One Act production every year. This year’s show is titled “Ben Hur”. The play follows the story of a group of actors and actresses as they produce the epic of “Ben Hur.” Each of the six characters also assume various other roles throughout the performanc...

Marching band finishes season at Sound of Silver Invitational

Marching band finishes season at Sound of Silver Invitational

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under MARCHING BAND, Showcase

Final competitions are always a big event. It is the final chance for a team to show the crowd what they have got. It is a grand finale. The marching band had worked hard all season to clean up their halftime show to be viewed and ranked by judges, and have been awarded for their efforts with superior...

The band’s 2018 performances

The band’s 2018 performances

Kate Tabor, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under MARCHING BAND

As the Marching Trojan Band gets their first superior rating of the season, many of the fans were excited. Color Guard Captain Jalyn Smith (12) said, “That was a precious moment. We were excited because of all the hard work we put in.” Smith has been on color guard for 3 years and became ...

Marching band plays tribute to Aretha Franklin

Marching band plays tribute to Aretha Franklin

Amber Greenhill, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under MARCHING BAND

The queen of soul, Aretha Franklin, passed away August 16. To honor her memory, the Trojan Marching Band played her blockbuster song “Think” during halftime at the football game the very next day. Band members, colorguard and dancers all  perfected their routines in a little over 48 hours. N...

Chorus gets published, polished, prepped for big things

Chorus gets published, polished, prepped for big things

Georgia Miller, Editor in Chief

October 1, 2018


Filed under FINE ARTS, Showcase

High school chorus members, under the direction of Bradley Bunce (faculty), have had their share of well-earned notoriety lately. First, they produced their own music video, and then they made their mark on the University of Georgia campus. More than just a cell phone recording uploaded to social media,...

Band takes on Sugar Bowl

Band takes on Sugar Bowl

Amber Greenhill, Staff Reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under MARCHING BAND, Showcase

After a long marching season, it is nice to take a spring trip to relax. Last year, the band took a cruise to Cozumel. This year, the band has been granted the opportunity to perform at the Sugar Bowl Classic in Louisiana. The Sugar Bowl is a college football game for top rank teams that lead the...

Humans of Lee: Up Close and Personal with Maddie McMickle

Humans of Lee: Up Close and Personal with Maddie McMickle

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under HUMANS OF LEE, MARCHING BAND, Showcase

Every new marching band season means a new student will step up and take the role of drum major. The drum major is who keeps the band in control and conducts the band from the podium during rehearsals, games, and competitions. Maddie McMickle (10) stepped up this season as drum major. The drum maj...

New halftime show from the marching band

New halftime show from the marching band

Jackson Carlstrom, Staff Reporter

August 16, 2018


Filed under MARCHING BAND, Showcase

Football season is approaching quickly, and the community is already abuzz with excitement for what the next few months hold for the state champions. The team has been working hard, and along with the football team, the marching Trojan band has also been preparing over the summer for a spectacular se...

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