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It’s not a game: The disastrous effects of Casinos soon to hit Westmoreland County

Ryan Young

September 11, 2018

Filed under Local News, News

A casino will soon replace Bon-Ton at Westmoreland Mall. Bon-Ton, a clothing apparel store recently shut down and vacated a two story space. While the date has yet to be made public for its construction, the plans are underway. "I've worked for nine years to expand gaming to allow ancillary casinos, so it's gratifying to see this finally coming to fruition,” state Senator Kim Ward said. “This project will bring a sizeable inc...

They just did it: Nike enters political arena with Kaepernick as new spokesperson

They just did it: Nike enters political arena with Kaepernick as new spokesperson

September 11, 2018

  An advertisement released by Nike to air during the NFL’s season opener that exemplifies Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the National Anthem has caused hundreds of people to boycott Nike, and ...

#Ferrarostrong #Reedstrong

#Ferrarostrong #Reedstrong

May 10, 2018

The Interact Club puts together a charity basketball game where the cheerleaders and the basketball players reverse roles in efforts to raise money for a specific charity organization. This year the gam...

Spring Bike Trip

Molly Bobik, Staff

May 7, 2018

Filed under Brief News Updates, Photography, School News, Sports

34 students in grades 10 through 12 attended a bike trip through Pittsburgh on Thursday, May 3. The trip was put together by gym teachers, Miss.Zeungus and Mr.McCombie, and Mr.Glamp, the CADD and engineering teacher. The students left the school at 8 in the morning, and rode into Pittsburgh where they hopped on their bikes at Golden Triangles Bike Rental. The students started their ride just outside of downtown, road acros...

Sled Hockey Paralympian: Jack Wallace

Molly Bobik, Staff

May 7, 2018

Filed under Features, National News, Photography, Sports

The families of Greater Latrobe are far reaching and made up of many great stories. Melissa Boerio, a physical education teacher at Mountain View Elementary School and sixth grade camp coordinator, is the proud titleholder of one of these amazing tales. Lately, Boerio has had many moments to take pride in, as her second cousin, Jack Wallace, a sled hockey paralympian, has skated to victory. Jack is the son of John W...

States Swimming & Diving

States Swimming & Diving

Molly Bobik, Staff

April 19, 2018

Filed under Brief News Updates, Features, Local News, Photography, School News, Sports, Student Features, Top Stories

Latrobe sent their top swimmer and diver Rylee Jackson (right) and Taylor Miller (left) to Bucknell University for States on Wednesday the 14th and Thursday the 15th of March. Rylee, a three time stat...

Pi Day Festivites

Pi Day Festivites

April 19, 2018

When most of us hear the word "pie," dessert is probably the first thing that pops into our minds. On March 14, 2018, Mathletes hosted "Pi day," commemorating the Greek letter Pi and Einstein, who's b...

New Orleans Band Trip

Molly Bobik, Staff

April 18, 2018

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

The Latrobe marching band took a trip down south to the Bayous of New Orleans, Louisiana. The trip was inspired by the band’s soulful, jazz performance. The marching band spent a total of three days in New Orleans performing and experiencing the culture of that part of the United states. ...

Annie the Musical Impresses Audience

Annie the Musical Impresses Audience

April 17, 2018

On the weekend of the 18th, on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, students from Greater Latrobe High School put together a fantastic production of the musical Annie. The cast and crew dedicated huge amounts...

Capstone Class Projects

Alexandria Potter, Features Editor

April 17, 2018

Filed under News, WCAT-TV

#MeToo

#MeToo

Maddie Stas, Staff Member

March 27, 2018

Filed under National News, Student Features, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Teen girls tend to worry about who Arie picked on this season of the Bachelor, or when the Weeknd is coming out with his new album. These things are the least of 17-year old’s Greta Bergman’s worri...

Dear Adult and People of Great Power

Cennedi Fry, Online Editor

March 26, 2018

Filed under News, Opinions

Dear adults and people of great power, I write to you today to let you know what has been going on in my world over the last few weeks. A great amount of things have happened, one of which has struck fear into the hearts of millions of students in the United States. Another school massacre, this one taking 17 lives of people who barely had the chance to live. It got me thinking “Do you feel safe coming to school e...

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