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Rise to the Top

Rise to the Top

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

September 3, 2019

“Live your life with integrity,” said Joyce Yin, class of 2019 valedictorian.  Mrs. Pompelia taught her this and Yin has been sticking to it ever since in order to reach her goals. Yin’s str...

More Than A Crown

More Than A Crown

May 14, 2019

Miss Agriculture USA is a unique program that is much more than the prize. Through pageantry, senior Hannah Noel has been able to share her passion with others.  As an agvocate, her main focus is to ...

To VICTORY and Beyond

To VICTORY and Beyond

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

May 14, 2019

7-year-old Victory Brinker of Latrobe is no stranger to the stage.  Her love for music was apparent at a very young age. For most two-year-olds, the vocabulary is limited.  At two-years- old, Victory wa...

A Look at EWCTC

A Look at EWCTC

May 14, 2019

Allied Health This program is an eighteen-week internship offered to students at Greater Latrobe, Derry, and Ligonier Valley who may be interested in a career in the healthcare industry.  During t...

The Disconnect When You Double Tap

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

May 14, 2019

It has been two hours… you have disciplined yourself to not check your phone and notification after notification goes across the screen. 50 snapchats, 200+ likes on your most recent post, 5 retweets, and a tag on facebook. The average teenager is spending approximately nine hours a day on their phones.  What could they possibly be doing and how is it affecting the brain? The extensive amount of time teenagers are spe...

GIving Back With Purpose

National Art Honor Society members package up the bowls for the Empty Bowl event held at Hempfield High School each year.

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

March 12, 2019

Many Americans take their lives for granted and do not realize out of the 7.6 billion people on earth, nearly 800 million do not have enough food to keep them healthy.  To put that into perspective, abou...

Coss Creates Captivating Culture

Family and Consumer Sciences teacher Mrs. Coss builds a positive environment for the students at Greater Latrobe.

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

March 5, 2019

With many additions to Greater Latrobe Senior High School this school year, 2003 graduate Mrs. Coss was an addition to the uplifting atmosphere.  Not only has she been a wonderful asset to the school...

The Love Between a Mother and Daughter

Greater Latrobe High School senior Cortnie Plows bonds with three month old daughter Lilly.

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

February 18, 2019

When high school senior Cortnie Plows found out she was pregnant in March of 2018, she knew her life was going to change drastically. Throughout the pregnancy, adoption crossed her mind. Her motivatio...

A Closer Look Inside a Sheep Brain

Ethan Apple, Jillian Bowman, Molly Bobik, and Kylie Blaszkowski showcase the sheep brain they dissected in anatomy class.

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

January 22, 2019

What would we do without our brains?  How would we process anything? This week, students in the anatomy classes dissected a sheep brain.  A once in a lifetime experience presented itself recently to ma...

See It to Believe It

See It to Believe It

December 21, 2018

When it comes to holiday decorations, the Hill family takes it to the next level.  You may have passed the grand display of Christmas lights covering their house coordinating with carols while driving the b...

Freshman Colin Spehar takes a quick breath of air during his freestyle at the first swim meet of the season.

Making a Splash at Greater Latrobe

December 11, 2018

The alarm clock goes off at 5am and most students and teachers are just waking up, but that is a different story for the athletes during swimming and diving season.  The athletes' priorities go beyond ...

November Breakfast of Champions

Anne Dalton, Managing Editor

December 3, 2018

On November 15, 2018, faculty members nominated six students ranging from freshman to seniors at this month's breakfast. November Breakfast of Champions (left to right): Matthew Sterrett by social studies teacher Todd Simpson, Aaliyah Boone by art teacher Lindsey Page, Blake Baughman by German teacher Oliver Kiefer, Anne Dalton by language arts teacher Renee Stallings, Carrie Lenz by social studies teacher Kara Leeper,...

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