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Dunbar Surprise Evacuation Due to Water Main Break

Dunbar Surprise Evacuation Due to Water Main Break

Cristina Thorson, Staff Reporter

Administrators sent home the following message: "We  had a water line burst in the gym this morning a...  Read More »

Jan 20 • No Comments

New High School in Lexington To Open This Fall

New High School in Lexington To Open This Fall

Julia Radhakrishnan, Staff Reporter

This fall, Frederick Douglass High School will open its doors to Lexington students as the sixth high school in Fa...  Read More »

Jan 16 • No Comments

Dunbar’s Student Voice Team Now Taking Applications

Dunbar’s Student Voice Team Now Taking Applications

Rohan Palla, Staff Reporter

The Paul Laurence Dunbar student voice team (SVT) was a new initiative this year...  Read More »

Jan 11 • No Comments

Beloved Counselor Leaves Dunbar for New High School

Beloved Counselor Leaves Dunbar for New High School

Katherine Lin, Staff Reporter

Mr. Antonio Melton has made the decision to transfer to the new school, Frederick Do...  Read More »

Jan 22 • No Comments

PLD Book Club Loves Nicholas Sparks

PLD Book Club Loves Nicholas Sparks

Olivia Bunch and Madison Calhoon

Mrs. Summer Perry's monthly book club, open to all Dunbar students, will discuss a...  Read More »

Jan 20 • No Comments

Tribute to Celebrities that Passed Away in 2016

Tribute to Celebrities that Passed Away in 2016

Lamplighter Staff

As we head into a new year with people so distraught about how many loved celebritie...  Read More »

Jan 20 • No Comments

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Myth or Fact: The Mandela Effect

Myth or Fact: The Mandela Effect

December 5, 2016

Despite what you make think, the Mandela Effect has nothing to do with the designs people draw...  Read More »

Really/Not/Really: Bon Iver’s 22, A Million

Really/Not/Really: Bon Iver’s 22, A Million

November 9, 2016

Justin Vernon, under the name Bon Iver, only has three albums released over the nine years of...  Read More »

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Senior Shadows Umpire Dad at World Series

Senior Shadows Umpire Dad at World Series

December 5, 2016

Dunbar senior Amy Holbrook had a unique experience unlike any typical "take your...  Read More »

New Season Begins for Boys’ Basketball

New Season Begins for Boys’ Basketball

November 28, 2016

  Last season, the PLD Boys’ Basketball team left Dunbar and the state...  Read More »

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Getting Fit for the New Year: My Journey

Getting Fit for the New Year: My Journey

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

Over the winter break, people tend to eat copious amounts of food (influenced by grandma), spend time playing their new games which require no physical activity and overal...  Read More »

Jan 22

Ode to Rincon: Beloved Lexington Restaurant Closes

Ode to Rincon: Beloved Lexington Restaurant Closes

January 10, 2017

Everyone has their restaurant. The restaurant you find yourself at every Friday night, where the servers know your name and you don’t even have to ope...  Read More »

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Egg Watchers: Wildlife in Real Time

Egg Watchers: Wildlife in Real Time

Arya Shoa, Business Manager

Meet Harriet, an American bald eagle who has become an internet sensation over the last few years. Ever since Pritchett Real Estate Inc. set up live camera feeds pointed at an eagle nest back in October...  Read More »

Jan 20

Controversy over Popular Childhood Show Max and Ruby

Controversy over Popular Childhood Show Max and Ruby

January 18, 2017

“Max and Ruby” is a lovable cartoon about Max, a rambunctious, one-word-speaking...  Read More »

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