Homecoming preparations have begun

Lauren West, Ads Manager

October 8, 2010

Filed under Student Life

       This year’s Homecoming theme is “It’s a Jungle out there” and many of the activities and events are already being planned by each class, all competing against each other. Some classes, like the Seniors and...

Unconventional way of the Rays

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

October 8, 2010

Filed under Sports, Student Life

The Rays clinched their second playoff spot in three years last Tuesday in front of 17,891 fans; but Monday night’s game only drew an attendance of just over 12,000 fans, this number left many Rays players, including Evan Longoria,...

Fall TV

Marisa Palumbo, Staff Writer

October 8, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

  When fall comes around it usually means new TV series are coming out along with the favorite TV shows from the previous year like Modern Family.  Not only does this fall have some new TV shows, also there are new movie...

Who do you date?

Jordan Patton, Staff Writer

October 8, 2010

Filed under Student Life

Everyone dates, but have you ever noticed people date people in the same group?         It seems like people don’t go out of their circle of friends to date other people. Wondering why? “Staying in my group of f...

Wiz Khalifa or Homecoming game?

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

October 4, 2010

Filed under Student Life

     This year the homecoming schedule is thrown out of whack. The SGA has decided to have the football game last, while the homecoming week and dance come before it. This was to fit date available  for the venue for this...

Spreading the peace

Erin Cole, Sports Editor

October 1, 2010

Filed under Features, Student Life

  ELHS is participating in the annual Peace Week sponsored by the Principal’s Multicultural Committee. The week began Monday, September 27 and just ended October 1. With many reminders and activities, PMAC brought peace...

A day in the life of a high school guidance counselor

Julia Ceraolo, Copy Editor

October 1, 2010

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

  From the time you wake up to the time you go to bed, what are some recurring themes? Interruptions by confused parents? Faculty meetings? The crowded hallway in the guidance office? Mrs. Dina Prairie, who is this year’s...

Social Networking and Schoolwork: Match made in heaven or bad combination

Garrett Lemery, Staff Writer

October 1, 2010

Filed under Opinions, Student Life

                In today’s world, you hear Facebook associated with practically everything. On commercials for businesses you see in bold print to “become a fan of us on Facebook!” Or the ever popular “follow...

Electives: preparing us for the next step

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Student Life

     In school one of the most frequently asked questions about a subject is “Whenwill we use this in life?” However, many of our electives right here at East Lake are just forthat. Some of the top electives that are picked...

Let the games begin

Lauren West, Ads Manager

September 24, 2010

Filed under Student Life

-          Of all the numerous homecoming activities coming up, powder puff always seems to be the most loved Powder Puff games and activities will be on Wednesday, November 3, the day after “Skit Night.” Whether...

How “Blue” are you?

Alex Zacharias, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Sports, Student Life

            This year at East Lake, Blue Crue has miraculously stepped up their game. All the sports teams have been doing exceptionally well, both JV and Varsity. Volleyball games are more intense than ever before....

New attendance policy

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Opinions, Student Life

                 The school attendance policy has been in debate for many weeks now. But the school board has finally made a decision. The new attendance policy is if you miss more than four days in any of your...

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