The Blue & Grey

  • October 17WV Officials to Visit LCHS Friday at 1 p.m. to Discuss Broadband, Internet in WV
  • October 15Wear Blue for BU...October 16
  • October 15State Officials to Visit LCHS Oct. 18
  • October 15Delaney Gump and Nic Kuhn named HoCo 2019 Queen, King Respectively

LCHS Welcomes New Staff Members, Three Full-Time Subs, and One Returning

LCHS Welcomes New Staff Members, Three Full-Time Subs, and One Returning

Sarah Nissel, Brayleigh Walton, and Emily Peters

October 21, 2019

At the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year, LCHS welcomed two new staff members and one returning.  Joining LCHS this year are: Mr. Tom Rogers, Ms. Laura Davis and Mrs. Joanna Barnette. LCHS currently has three full-time substitutes: Mrs. Marianne Oldaker, Mrs. Linda Goldsmith and Mrs. Laura Atha...

Suicide Prevention: Let’s Talk

Mallory Avington, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

September was National Suicide Prevention Month, and that should be celebrated to a certain extent. Though talking about suicide is a very difficult and sensitive subject, most teens agree that it is a subject that needs to be addressed. The time for addressing it is now.   Self-harm, the...

Minuteman Mondays: A Start to the Week

Minuteman Mondays: A Start to the Week

Riley Forinash and Megan Rhoades

October 8, 2019

Chants. Student Recognition. Cheers. Drones. Special Guests.  It’s just another Minuteman Monday.   Every Monday morning LCHS students gather in the gymnasium for a school assembly to kick off the start of the week. Principal Mr. John Whiston usually presides over the 5-10-minute event.  Many students have differing opinions towards this new idea brought to us by the LCHS staff.  Most a...

Freshman Insights

Freshman Insights

Makayla Ferguson, Gracie Pettit, and Emily Lybarger, Staff Reporters

September 18, 2019

For 200 people, August 14 became a new beginning, as new faces flooded the crowded freshman hallway.  Here are some insights that really put the fresh in freshman. Most ninth graders said they like high school more than the middle school.  However, they differ on why they like it better. For some,...

What Makes a “Good” Person “Good”?

What Makes a “Good” Person “Good”?

Nathan Holmes, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2019

When you think of a good person what comes to mind? Someone who is caring? Brave? Or, someone who questions authority?  What makes a “good” person “good”?  Many students and teachers said often a “good” person is seen doing compassionate, kind deeds for others.   “Being kind to animals and old people...

AFJROTC Off to A Successful Flight

AFJROTC Off to A Successful Flight

Riley Forinash

September 12, 2019

“Attention!”   In any given class period, more than a dozen AFJROTC cadets will stand at attention when this command is issued by an AFJROTC class leader.  This is just one of the many expectations of members of the LCHS Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC).  This f...

Minuteman Farms: CTE Class Gets Real

Minuteman Farms: CTE Class Gets Real

Elisabeth Wilfong, Minutemen farms

September 4, 2019

Goats! Pigs! Steers! Oh my! It's not a scene from The Wizard of Oz, but a scene from Mrs. Diana Garrett's 8th Period Minuteman Farms class; it is part of the Agriculture CTE curriculum for LCHS. Students in Garrett's 9-12 class operate their own farm; this is a 365-day-a-year job with students...

Q&A:What is Your Favorite Spring Sport?

Q&A:What is Your Favorite Spring Sport?

April 30, 2019

Freshmen: Alex Romero- "Baseball" Dylan Dever- "Tennis" Allen Williams- "Baseball" Damien Wolf- "Baseball"           Sophomores: David Johnson- "Baseball" Haley Smith- "Baseball" Joe Derico- "Baseball" Ella McDougal- "Baseball"   ...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Claims Region II Title

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Claims Region II Title

March 20, 2019

     For the first time in 35 years, the LCHS Boys’ Basketball team headed to the WV State Basketball Tournament in Charleston March 14.      The Minutemen lost in the opening round to the eventual state runners-up Fairmont Senior 92-35.  The Minutemen were paced by Senior Luke White who...

Minutemen Head to States

Minutemen Head to States

March 12, 2019

For the first time in 35 years, the LCHS Boys' Basketball team is headed to the WV State Basketball Tournament in Charleston March 14. The Minutemen captured the Region II title by defeating Bridgeport 53-36.  They were paced by Kyle Gannon who had 20.  In the first quarter, the Minutemen fell behind...

Valentine’s Around the World

Valentine’s Around the World

Faith Messenger

February 14, 2019

February 14, this date marks a significant meaning for some. Many traditions are held on this day. Although no one knows the true meaning behind Valentine's Day, it is contributed to the legend of St. Valentine. Saint Valentine is recognized in the Catholic Church. One of three myths are: Valentine...

Teachers of Tomorrow

Teachers of Tomorrow

January 29, 2019

Students from Lewis County High School in the Careers in Education Program have been involved in several community service projects and educational field trips.  In late September, they visited several one room schoolhouses located in the Johnstown area.  Later in October, they made and delivered Halloween...

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