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

Madeleine Kiluba

Madeleine Kiluba, Editor-in-Chief

All content by Madeleine Kiluba

WPLD Sept. 7 Broadcast

September 7, 2022

For the Spanish language version of this broadcast, please go to this link.

Dunbar Student Hosts Chinese Dinner at Local Restaurant

Brendan Jarvis, Social Media Manager March 17, 2022

Dunbar senior Chen Hao Jiang is working with world-renowned chef Ouita Michel in an effort to properly show off authentic Chinese cuisine. The pair will be hosting a four-course dinner titled "The Jiang...

Black Entertainment to Check Out

Black Entertainment to Check Out

Madeleine Kiluba, WPLD Executive Producer March 1, 2022

As a black teen in America, I don’t often see representation in the media. Black women in the media are often portrayed as an “angry black woman” or “ratchet” while black men are seen as “hood”...

WPLD Feb. 16 Broadcast

February 16, 2022

WPLD Feb. 2 Broadcast

February 2, 2022

WPLD Jan. 26 Broadcast

January 29, 2022

The normally crowded study hall during first block had a large number of absences on Jan. 14, a day when the school attendance was only at 78%z

Historic Teacher, Student Absences in January

Elizabeth Hunter and Madeleine Kiluba January 14, 2022

This morning started like any other, I walked into my study hall and sat down to begin my school day. Over the intercom Principal Betsy Rains announced that 31 teachers were absent. On Jan. 18, we learned...

Iced sugar cookies with sprinkles.

Happy Little Baking Accidents

Madeleine Kiluba, Executive Producer December 23, 2021

There’s nothing that screams holiday cheer like baking goodies for the people you care about: cookies, cupcakes, brownies, the list of treats goes on and on. However, despite how simple the recipe may...

WPLD Dec. 8 Broadcast

December 8, 2021

WPLD Dec. 1 Broadcast

December 1, 2021

WPLD Nov. 17 Broadcast

November 17, 2021

WPLD Nov. 10 Broadcast

November 10, 2021

WPLD Nov. 3 Broadcast

November 3, 2021

WPLD Oct. 27 Broadcast

October 27, 2021

WPLD Oct. 20 Broadcast

October 20, 2021

WPLD Oct. 13 Broadcast

October 13, 2021

WPLD Oct. 6 Broadcast

October 6, 2021

WPLD Sept. 1 Broadcast

September 1, 2021

Watch this week's installment to learn more about announcements and school activities at PLD!

Canvas v Google Classroom

Landon Smith, Staff Reporter March 5, 2021

Students at Dunbar have been doing NTI/2DL (non-traditional learning/ distance learning) for almost a year now. The two main platforms used for learning during this time are Google Classroom and Canvas....

Sophomore Kate Patrick with her head down.

COVID-19 and Teen Mental Health

Madeleine Kiluba, Staff Reporter October 13, 2020

Due to COVID-19, March 13 was the last normal day for many teens in Lexington. Between the stress of uncertainty and being stuck inside for months, it’s only normal to see a change in teens' mental health....

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