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Lax to the Max

Lax to the Max

March 31, 2019

The bright lights of Rossi Field are shining down on the players scrambling for the ball. It’s a dog fight, the ball still on the field. It’s picked up with 5 seconds left on the clock. No hesitatio...

Welcome to the Block Party

Welcome to the Block Party

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

March 11, 2019

It’s match point. The pressure is on. The nerves kick in. Each player dreams of this moment. Playing your high school’s biggest rival turns into a backyard brawl. Your coach is counting on those on t...

xoshove≠ true love

Demi Brae Cuccia lost her life due to teen dating violence.

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

February 27, 2019

August 16, 2007 I sit in my living room watching Hannah Montana with my sister, as I hear my father rummaging around just up the stairs.  He walks into the room, my mother following his lead, and ...

Lamolinara Shows Leadership

Junior Ean Lamolinara

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

January 25, 2019

Leadership is influence, more specifically social influence. It is not authority or power. Leadership helps maximize the efforts of others for the greater good. Leadership is setting a good example for o...

Young Inventors at Inventionland

Alex Petrie (left) and Ryan Young (right) with their winning  product

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

January 25, 2019

Creating a new product can be extremely exciting and have its ups and downs, however a lot of work goes into it. After actually making the invention, promoting, packaging, pricing, and much more has to t...

Greater Latrobe Varsity Ice Hockey Team

High Hopes for the Ice Cats

January 22, 2019

Players are constantly zooming past in the blink of an eye. They’re being struck up against the glass, the only barrier separating those in the crowd from the madness on the ice. The puck is moving ...

Trout tank in Mrs. Logan's classroom

Trout in the Classroom is Back in Greater Latrobe

December 13, 2018

In second grade, I had a monarch butterfly as a class pet, but he did not have a name. In fourth grade, I had a beta fish as a class pet, his name was Beta. Clever right? Thinking about this topic, have...

Bruised Brains: More than the Eyes Can See

A concussion: What it feels like

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

November 28, 2018

Imagine sitting in class, trying to concentrate, but the thud in your head just can’t stop. Boom, boom, boom. Every little sound is ten times louder and the lights seem brighter than they really are. ...

Back row (from left to right): Kevin Chen, Joey Costello, TJ Gaia, Carter Petrosky, Matthew Henderson
Front row (from left to right): Lauren Willner, Aislinn Zimmerman, Senator Ward, Josie Rodell, and Sarah Zylka

NHS Students Volunteer for Senator Ward

November 16, 2018

Our senior citizens should be acknowledged and cherished, and that is exactly what Senator Ward did at her annual Senior Expo. 26 students from three schools [Latrobe, Greensburg Salem, and Hempfield] helped he...

Mrs. Butler (left) and Nate Clair (right)

FBLA Gets a New Start at GLSH

October 16, 2018

The business world has so many connections, and one more has come up in our school. Nate Clair, a Greater Latrobe senior, has restarted the Future Business Leaders of America club this year. Mrs. Butler, th...

Greater Latrobe Cheerleaders Receive New Coaches

Maura Casey (left) and Bailey Siko (right) joined by friend Amelia Enfinger before the game on September 29, 2018.

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

October 4, 2018

Towards the end of the summer, just before the big season opener against Derry, our cheerleaders had a dilemma, they did not have leadership! Time was ticking, and the cheerleaders along with Mr. Mears and Mr. Ma...

Freshmen Twins Tackle Cross Country

Lexie Planinsek (left) and Lizzie Planinsek (right)

Johna Roche, Assistant Editor in Chief

October 4, 2018

Lexie and Lizzie Planinsek are crushing the competition in their first year of cross country. The freshmen twins have taken on the challenge this season competing for the upper hand. Lexie has been ...

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