Illuminating the News for the Students by the Students

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Illuminating the News for the Students by the Students

Lamplighter Media Productions

Illuminating the News for the Students by the Students

Lamplighter Media Productions

Mackenzie McConnell

Mackenzie McConnell, Staff Reporter

Mackenzie McConnell is an optimistic Jesus follower, pearl lover, Star Wars enthusiast.

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Freshman Nasim Mohammadzadeh smiles with her punny egg.

Hunting Eggs in the Hallways

April 14, 2017

On April 14  students were surprised to find hundreds of colorful plastic Easter eggs hidden all around the Dunbar. English teacher Ms. Amanda Holt came up with the idea and said that she spontaneously...

Fire and Ice: Dunbar Prom 2017

April 12, 2017

Here is what you need to know to make the most of this year's prom: New Venue Dunbar's prom has been held in the school gym in past years, but this year, the prom steering committee, led by junior class...

Dunbar AP students Propose Big Change for Small Kentucky Town

March 24, 2017

Over the past couple of months, several AP Junior English classes at Dunbar have been putting together their Real World projects, assigned by English teachers Ms. Amanda Holt and Mrs. Colleen Burns. The...

Seniors Carson Roach and Courtney Brewer at the SETC Banquet Reception. Both play leading roles in Bring It On

PLD Drama Preparing to Bring It On

March 17, 2017

Seniors Carson Roach and Courtney Brewer at the SETC Banquet Reception. Both play leading roles in Bring It On

More Students Using Reusable Water Bottles

February 9, 2017

According to the Ban the Bottle anti-plastic bottle movement, “The U.S.'s recycling rate for plastic is only 23 percent, which means 38 billion water bottles are wasted each year.” With so many wasted...

Star Wars Franchise Introduces Stunning Prequel

Star Wars Franchise Introduces Stunning Prequel

January 14, 2017

When it was first announced that Disney would be expanding upon the main storyline of the “Star Wars” franchise, it was met with skepticism from fans. Many had doubts that stand-alone films would diminish...

A group of Dunbar students pose before dinner in Rincons gift shop

Ode to Rincon: Beloved Lexington Restaurant Closes

January 10, 2017

A group of Dunbar students pose before dinner in Rincon's gift shop

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