Lamplighter Media Productions

Senior Shadows Umpire Dad at World Series

Senior Shadows Umpire Dad at World Series

Julia Radhakrishnan, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016

Dunbar senior Amy Holbrook had a unique experience unlike any typical "take your daughter to work" day. She attended games six and seven of the 2016 Major League Baseball World Series because her father, Sam Holbrook, is an umpire. Over 40 million people tuned in to the World Series this year according...

New Season Begins for Boys’ Basketball

New Season Begins for Boys’ Basketball

Layne Robinson, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2016

  Last season, the PLD Boys’ Basketball team left Dunbar and the state of Kentucky with a legacy not easily forgotten. Led by the head Coach Scott Chalk, the team won the Whitaker Bank/KHSAA 99th Annual Boys’ Sweet Sixteen championship, a victory that brought the Dunbar community closer together. The Dog Pound, PLD’s lively student section, gathered at Rupp ...

Taveion Hollingsworth signs to WKU

Taveion Hollingsworth signs to WKU

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

November 10, 2016

Senior Taveion Hollingsworth, who lead the Bulldogs to a boys' basketball state title last year, signed his letter of intent to play for the Hilltoppers of Western Kentucky University on Nov. 9 in Dunbar's library. After debating between several schools, Hollingsworth said that he is content w...

Asia Henderson Receives All-State Recognition

Asia Henderson Receives All-State Recognition

Gbutue Vorkpor, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2016

Dunbar Volleyball senior, Asia Henderson, was one of eight players in Lexington to be named to the Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association Second team All-State. The All-State award is a prestigious honor that all student athletes strive for. She is the only player to be picked from Dunbar this season. Though...

Cross Country Runner Sacrifices Race for Downed Teammate

Cross Country Runner Sacrifices Race for Downed Teammate

Matt Jones, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2016

During the last stretch of the cross country meet on Nov. 5, Dunbar student and Cross Country senior Matt Inman noticed that his teammate, senior Mikah Bailey, began to struggle. Bailey soon fell to his knees, unable to continue, so Inman stopped running, and rushed to his friend’s side. He said that...

Bulldogs Lose To Daviess County In State Semis

Bulldogs Lose To Daviess County In State Semis

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2016

As the rain poured down on Bryan Station's field, the Dunbar Bulldogs took on Daviess County in the boy's soccer state semifinals. Unfortunately, the Bulldogs fell to Daviess County, 5-1, who will now proceed to the state championship game on Saturday against Covington Catholic. The first half was a closely...

Bulldogs Win 6-1 in Elite Eight Match

Bulldogs Win 6-1 in Elite Eight Match

Julia Radhakrishnan, Staff Photographer

October 31, 2016

The PLD boys' soccer team played South Laurel in the Elite Eight soccer game, winning with a score of 6-1. The semifinals and finals of the state tournament will move to Bryan Station on Nov. 3. Game times for the semifinals will be 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on both days. The championship matches will be played...

Bulldogs Lose Close Game Against Boyle County On Senior Night

Bulldogs Lose Close Game Against Boyle County On Senior Night

Mike Rosen, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2016

The Bulldogs played their final home game as they took on Boyle County on Oct. 28 for senior night. Boyle County won the battle at the end, as they scored a 4th quarter touchdown to defeat Dunbar 14-7. Going into halftime, Dunbar was only down 7-0 after an early first quarter Boyle County touchdown rush. Nearly right after the half started, junior running back ...

Dunbar Destroys Campbell County in State Quarterfinals

Dunbar Destroys Campbell County in State Quarterfinals

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

October 27, 2016

On Oct. 25, Dunbar opened up state play at Jon R. Akers Stadium against the Campbell County Camels with an impressive victory of 6-0. It was fast-paced game from beginning to end. Both teams came out the gates firing, trying to get an advantage, but they were pretty even for the first few minut...

Bulldogs Victorius at Boys’ Soccer Regionals, 4-0

Bulldogs Victorius at Boys’ Soccer Regionals, 4-0

Julia Radhakrishnan, Staff Photographer

October 18, 2016

The boys' soccer team played Madison Southern in the first round of regionals, winning with a score of 2-0

Bulldogs Rise to Victory over Henry Clay

Bulldogs Rise to Victory over Henry Clay

Hannah Story and Melissa Natour

October 17, 2016

The Bulldogs won the game 21-40 on Oct. 15

Lady Bulldogs Lose in District Championship to Lexington Catholic

Lady Bulldogs Lose in District Championship to Lexington Catholic

Kaden Gaylord, Sports Editor

October 14, 2016

Oct. 13--The Lady Bulldogs lost in a tough battle against the Lexington Catholic Knights by a score of 4-1. The first two minutes of the game seemed promising for the team, but two minutes later that all changed. Catholic pushed the ball down the field and got past the Bulldogs' defense, putting ...