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Jazz Band performs at ABAC jazz festival

Jazz Band performs at ABAC jazz festival

April 25, 2018


Filed under FINE ARTS, Showcase

The sounds of jazz played throughout the campus of the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton on Thursday. Among the many bands who traveled to play, the Lee County High School jazz band performed. On Thursday April 19th, the jazz band went up to ABAC to participate in the annual ABAC jazz festival. ...

Band students participate in 68th annual Janfest

Band students participate in 68th annual Janfest

Jackson Carlstrom

January 26, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS NEWS, FINE ARTS, Showcase

Every January, the Hugh Hodgson School of Music at the University of Georgia hosts Janfest, a band festival where hundreds of high school band students from across Georgia who are selected travel to Athens to participate. At the festival, students audition for a spot in the many different bands at Jan...

A look behind the marching bands stand music

A look behind the marching bands stand music

Jackson Carlstrom

November 15, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, FINE ARTS

The marching band has definitely been through many changes with new band director Mr. Hill (faculty). Many adjustments have been made to help improve the band both at football games and at competition. One of the many changes was the catalog of music in the football stands. In past seasons, the ma...

Art I classes finishing up surrealism projects

Art I classes finishing up surrealism projects

Hannah Elliott

November 8, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS

Mrs. Beshear's art I classes are finishing up their latest projects, a modern surrealism piece. Surrealism art is taking a realistic mage and adding it to an unrealistic situation, or something you wouldn't see in the real world. A critique for the artwork was held on the 6th, in which the students...

Band spring trip approved by the school board

Band spring trip approved by the school board

Jackson Carlstrom

November 8, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS

We are just hitting November in the school year, so spring is still a few months coming, but the high school band is already setting up a spring trip for the year. The school board recently approved the band’s spring trip, officially setting the trip into the band’s calendar. The band always plans out...

Marching band ends with a superior final competition

Marching band ends with a superior final competition

Jackson Carlstrom

October 30, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS, SPORTS

The marching band has put in hours of hard work, and their work has paid off as shown by the superior ratings they received at their first two competitions. This past Saturday, they traveled down to Hamilton to compete in the Sound of the County Invitational, their final competition of the season. T...

Marching Trojan Band ends the season off on a superior note

Marching Trojan Band ends the season off on a superior note

Mackenzie Rosa

October 23, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS, Showcase

The Marching Trojan Band has been on an all superior ranking streak for their whole competition season, and going into their last competition for the season they had no plans on ending it now. Drum Caption Jonathan Bennett (12) said his favorite part of the show is, “when we all  yell ‘let's go crazy’ an...

Marching Band recieves superiors once again at second competition

Marching Band recieves superiors once again at second competition

Jackson Carlstrom

October 18, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS, Showcase

The Lee County Marching Band has been working extremely hard. Practicing and adjusting to all of the changes that have been happening in the band program, and their hard work is beginning to pay off. The band traveled down to Pierce County last Saturday still fresh from their overall superior rating ...

First person narrative: Band Conquers Competition

First person narrative: Band Conquers Competition

Jackson Carlstrom

October 6, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS

Last Saturday, the marching band competed at their first band competition of the season and received straight superiors. Me, being a member of the band, got the first hand experience of what all happened. Those who went to the competition got to see us perform our halftime show, but what the audience di...

Marching Trojan Band scores all superiors at first competition

Marching Trojan Band scores all superiors at first competition

Mackenzie Rosa

October 2, 2017


Filed under CAMPUS NEWS, FINE ARTS

This year has been full of changes for the Marching Trojans, with a new band director Mr. Ronald Hill (faculty) taking lead the performers weren’t sure what to expect. Color guard captain Lindsey Ethridge (11) said, “I was a little nervous at first, but once I got to know Mr. Hill I knew he reall...

Art I Classes’ New Project

Art I Classes’ New Project

Hannah Elliott

October 2, 2017


Filed under ACADEMIA, FINE ARTS

The art I students are currently working with oil pastels to improve their art skills. They are working on a project that includes studying leaves and drawing them in full detail with the pastels. Previously, art I has done a zentangle project and a color wheel painting. Olivia Apperson, in Mrs. Beshear’s 7th per...

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