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Tate McElheny: The Broadway Bound Star

March 13, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

When did you start performing? I’ve been performing since I was about 7 years old. What was your first performance? My first performance was as a noun in Schoolhouse Rock live... it was pretty legendary! Do you perform anywhere outside of school? If so where? Yes, I’ve performed at many different places throughout my life like the Lamp Theater in Irwin, Ligonier Theatre, and the Byham Theater in Pittsburgh....

Kayla Holsopple + Music = Perfect Match

Tayler Weaver, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Features

Kayla Holsopple is not your typical Greater Latrobe senior. She is the conductor of the senior high marching band and is striving toward her dream of a career in music every day. She first started playing the trumpet in the fifth grade. “I was convinced by Jacob Burkey and Jaden Getz because they really wanted me to be a part of the camaraderie,” says Holsopple, “I have since switched to playing the tuba, and real...

Man of La Mancha: Tech Week

Man of La Mancha: Tech Week

March 7, 2019

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Black History Month

William Beddick, News Editor

March 1, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, School News, Showcase

Frederick Douglass, Sojourner Truth, Martin Luther King Jr., Aretha Franklin, Barack Obama are just a few of the names that can come to mind when the words “Black History Month” are heard from Twitter, News Stations, and (even still) radios. As heard on the announcements, Social Studies Teacher, Mrs. Leeper, embraced the importance of Black History Month not only during free time like Lunch and Learn, but also in less...

Do It Yourself Bird Feeders

February 27, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

D.I.Y. Bird Feeders   Materials: 20 oz. Plastic bottle (you can use gatorade, soda, tea, any bottle works) Two wooden spoons Sharpie marker Craft knife Scissors Floral wire Bird Seeds   Directions: Step 1:  Using a sharpie marker, draw a small circle on one side of the bottle about 4 inches from the bottom. Cut it out using the craft knife and make sure the end of the spoon fits ...

Press Release: Man of La Mancha

Press Release: Man of La Mancha

February 21, 2019

Man of La Mancha written by Dale Wasserman music by Mitch Leigh lyrics by Joe Darion original production staged by Albert Marre originally produced by Albert W. Selden and Hal James Produced under ...

Musical Dedication

Musical Dedication

Sydney Laidacker, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Local News, News, School News

Man of La Mancha is now starting to become a Broadway production at GLHS Auditorium! Last week was the first true practice of the musical.  The cast is full of excitement, determination, and they all...

“What Time Is It? Show Time!”

“What Time Is It? Show Time!”

January 25, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Student Features, Top Stories

Hamilton Takes The Stage In Pittsburgh Hamilton: An American Musical became an instant success when it opened on Broadway in 2015. It portrays the life of the ten dollar founding father, Alexander Ham...

Sofia Herr

Sofia Herr

William Beddick, News Editor

January 4, 2019

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, School News, Showcase, Student Features

“I started to take art seriously in the sixth grade, but I’ve always been drawing since I was little.” said rising artist, Sofia Herr. Since the age of five, Herr was doodling in sketchbooks fil...

Monster Cookie Mason Jar Holiday Gift D.I.Y.

Monster Cookie Mason Jar Holiday Gift D.I.Y.

Sydney Laidacker, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Photography

Monster Cookie D.I.Y. Ingredients to put in jar: 5 tablespoons of granulated sugar   ½  cup brown sugar   1 ½  cups of all-purpose flour   1 teaspoon o...

Art is a Rewarding Process

Art is a Rewarding Process

Sara Majorsky, Business Manager

December 11, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News, Photography, School News

Art is a form of expression. It’s a way for people to showcase their capabilities, emotions, and creativity. Many students in our school have a desire to turn their love for art into a career. Fortunat...

Thrift Shopping: Out with the New, in with the Old

Haliee Cherrington, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Local News

Thrift shopping is going to a thrift store, buying several outfits, and not breaking the bank. It’s the best way to get vintage or eye-catching clothing for cheap! Thrift shopping has been gaining popularity throughout the world due to social media. Influencers such as Emma Chamberlain and Haley Pham frequently post videos of buying and styling their thrifted outfits. There is an abundance of stores to thrift at in Westm...

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