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Students organize black history program

Nicole Holahan, Staff Writer

To celebrate Black History Month, Yul Amerson, social studies teacher, and students held a last-minute assembly on Feb. 28 during seminar. Several students read monologues...

February 28No Comments

U. City takes first place in culinary arts competition

U. City takes first place in culinary arts competition

Lucy Wurst, Co-editor

Weeks of preparation were put to the test as students competed in both the Culinary Arts competition and the ProStart competition. The first competition was held at Hickey ...

February 24No Comments

Girls swimmers take seventh

Julian Albright, Web Editor

On Friday February 10, at the Girls Swimming Conference meet at Clayton, the Lions took seventh place in the 400 meter free relay. Senior Ericah Brown, Juniors Brandi Redmond...

February 15No Comments

  • ‘Royal Ball’ crowns court for first time February 15
  • Bernice King speaks at Maryville University February 6
  • Students attend woman’s march January 24

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Anti-Semitism on the rise

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

Donald Trump has enabled an atmosphere of intolerance in America. Since Trump’s inauguration, hate crimes have been on the rise. Mosques have been destroyed, vandalized...

March 3No Comments

Dating takes turn due to increased use of technology

Lucy Wurst and Kathryn Fuller

Valentine's Day is an opportunity for many to share their affection for the people they love. For many people, love is shown through chocolate, teddy bears and flowers, but...

February 15No Comments

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Fences

Jake Giles, Staff Writer

Adapted for the big screen from a Pulitzer-prize winning play, “Fences” is sure to win some awards of its own. Denzel Washington and Viola Davis both give stunning performances...

February 16

J. Cole

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

Most “fire” rap albums don’t have songs about folding clothes. This is not the only thing that sets apart J. Cole’s new album.  This new piece of musical artwork,“4...

February 16

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High school sports creates academic stress

Julian Albright, Sports Editor

It is 6:20 a.m. and is time for varsity basketball player Chanel Rice to wake up for school. Rice, a junior, understands that school is crucial, which is why she makes sure...

February 15No Comments

Cyberbullying: the new schoolyard bully

Jakob Giles, Staff Writer

Most people find themselves online just about every day. Whether it is to check email, do some homework, hop onto Instagram or send a Snapchat, we find ourselves spending...

January 4No Comments

Food in the Lou

Food in the Lou

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

If you’re looking for a hearty, delicious, well-cooked burger, Layla is the perfect spot. Everything about this restaurant is appealing and welcoming. Whether it’s the...

December 12No Comments

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The school newspaper of University City High School
The school newspaper of University City High School