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  • PLD Wrestling Compete in Tournament
  • Girls’ Basketball Rolls Over Commodores
  • Boys’ Basketball Faces Defeat At First Home Game
  • Bulldog Madness 2017
  • Dunbar Cheer Wins UCA Regionals
  • Volleyball Wins First Round Of State
In Honor of Our Veterans

In Honor of Our Veterans

November 7, 2017No Comments

Every year on Veteran's Day, the staff of PLD Lamplighter takes time to honor veterans...

Dunbar Alum Authors Scientific Publication

Dunbar Alum Authors Scientific Publication

Julia Radhakrishnan, Writing Editor

November 1, 2017No Comments

Emily Liu, a member of Dunbar's graduating class of 2017, was a student in the Ma...

A Closer Look at the Web Site Redesign

A Closer Look at the Web Site Redesign

Peyton Humphreys, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017No Comments

Along with all other schools in the district, Dunbar’s school website has been updated...

ESL Students Embrace Halloween Traditions

ESL Students Embrace Halloween Traditions

Hannah Chambliss, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2017No Comments

On Tuesday, French and English as Second Language (ESL) teacher Mrs. Jennife...

The Student Voice Team at Dunbar

The Student Voice Team at Dunbar

Hannah Chambliss and Julia Radhakrishnan

October 28, 2017No Comments

The Dunbar Student Voice Team learns more about how the school works, and what it...

Culinary Students Compete in Bulldog Top Chef

Culinary Students Compete in Bulldog Top Chef

Olivia Doyle, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2017No Comments

The Bulldog Top Chef competition was hosted on Oct. 25 by Family and Consumer Scienc...

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A Pension is a Promise

Abby Hendren and Julia Radhakrishnan

November 30, 20174 Comments

After paying a consulting firm a sum of $556,300, Governor Matt Bevin presented a 505 page bill he dubbed “Keeping a Promise,” to make significant changes to the pension...

This week we’re here with Sarah Black. Sarah is the only senior on the girls golf team, she competed at state all four years and signed with Morehead State last week. Q: How did you get started playing...

November 20, 2017

It’s Always Illuminating

Rebecca Chapman, Cartoonist

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Carpool Karaoke

November 6, 2017

In our second installment of carpool karaoke, several Dunbar faculty members and the PLD Lamplighter staff teamed up to rock out to Journey's "Don't Stop Believing."

Dunbar Drama’s Fall Competition Play

Remy Milburn, Kate Deskins, and Olivia Stotz

November 4, 2017

New Album from BTS Continues to Impress

New Album from BTS Continues to Impress

September 26, 2017

Even for people who are unfamiliar with K-pop, it's hard to miss the pr...

PLD Drama’s Upcoming Season

PLD Drama’s Upcoming Season

September 15, 2017

There has been a surge of students attending drama courses this year. Lining...

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Hannah Curtis
Hannah Curtis

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Hannah is a sophomore and this is her first year on staff. In her free time she enjoys watching Netflix and hanging out with friends.

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Mercedes Adams

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I am a junior at Dunbar. My favorite color is green and my favorite snack food is popcorn. I like to think of myself as an open book.

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