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Back to School: All You Need to Know to Be Dunbar Ready

Back to School: All You Need to Know to Be Dunbar Ready

July 18, 2018

The 2018-19 school year kicks off on Wednesday, August 15. Are you ready?

We All Scream for Ice Cream

June 3, 2018

The hot days of summer mean it's time for cool treats. With so many options in Lexington, who has the best ice cream in town? Take a look!

Teachers Give Advice To Seniors

June 1, 2018

The class of 2018 has graduated, and now adult life is upon them. These teachers have advice for surviving in the real world. Check it out.

Seniors Share College Plans

May 31, 2018

Several Dunbar students let us know where they're heading next year.

Get Ready for Graduation

Get Ready for Graduation

May 30, 2018

To make sure everything runs smoothly for graduation, here are some tips: ARRIVING AT RUPP All graduates should plan to arrive at Rupp Arena at 6:30 p.m.  Anyone arriving after 7 p.m. will not be allowed to march. Remember to take traffic and parking into account. Upon arriving at Rupp Arena, graduates will report directly to Door 9 (via the Manchester Street parking lot). Parking in that lot...

I’m Sorry, So Sorry

May 30, 2018

Teenagers don't always make the best decisions, and sometimes, apologies are in order. Here are some Dunbar seniors' "teacher apologies."

Senior Athlete Applauds Ambulance Rule Change

Senior Athlete Applauds Ambulance Rule Change

May 30, 2018

Friday, Oct. 13, was one of the worst nights of my life. During a home game against Scott County, I suffered a serious break to my leg and I found myself lying on the football field in pain, full of fear and unsure of how serious my injury really was. Looking back at that experience I realized how lucky I was that my injury was not more serious, like to my head or neck, because it could have bee...

Texas High School Newspaper Censored For Not Being ‘Uplifting’

Texas High School Newspaper Censored For Not Being ‘Uplifting’

May 29, 2018

A Texas high school newspaper staff has reached out to the Student Press Law Center and Journalism Education Association to assist them in a battle against censorship. Prosper High School’s student news site, Eagle Nation Online, has been repeatedly censored due to administrative prior review and restraint. The principal of Prosper High School, Dr. John Burdett, said that stories "made th...

Indian Boy: I Tore It Up

May 29, 2018

High school is coming to a close. This not only concludes these past four years but the long chapter of my life from growing up in the ‘desi’ culture to having to adapt with it in America. Throughout these years, my accomplishments would not have occurred if I was simply American nor if I was simply Indian. It was the combination of these two sides of my world. The culture of masala curry, Hinduism ...

Deeper Meanings in ‘This is America’ Music Video

Deeper Meanings in ‘This is America’ Music Video

May 26, 2018

Donald Glover released a new song and music video, "This Is America", under Childish Gambino on Saturday Night Live in May. The four-minute, single-take video is filled with metaphors about race and gun violence in America. The video received millions of views in the first week and currently has 193 million views. Glover has been quiet about his intention, but the theories about his messages hav...