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

Yoon Cho

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter

Yoon is a senior at PLD. She almost dies while cliff jumping this summer but she loved it.

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A New Generation of Scholars and Artists

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter April 28, 2017

Several Dunbar students received acceptance to the Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP) and Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA). These are two government-sponsored summer camps that high school student...

Dunbar Student Organizes Community Support for Those in Need

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter April 19, 2017

Hearts of Hope provides assistance and support for those who do not have access to resources that might help them become more successful. The group, led by junior Rachel Wagers, focuses on projects where...

First Annual Spring Break Sustainability Summit

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter March 20, 2017

Transylvania University's Sustainability Council and the Bluegrass Sustainability Council (BYSC) will be partnering up to host Lexington’s first high school student sustainability summit. The Spring...

Looking Back at a Great Season for Girls Basketball

Looking Back at a Great Season for Girls’ Basketball

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter March 4, 2017

The Dunbar girls' basketball team's season began in November of 2016. This year's season has been one of their best as the girls won 19 games. They advanced to the regional quarter finals on Feb. 28,...

An example of a flower pot the students decorated with the senior citizens.

Finding P.A.L.S. at any Age

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter February 23, 2017

Dunbar's Community Problem Solving Team, a component of the Future Problem Solving Program and the academic team, is taking part on a hands-on project that develops an action plan, takes part in self-organized...

STLP Students Create New Music App

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter January 27, 2017

The Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) uses project-based learning principles to empower student learning and achievement through the utilization (and creation) of technology to solve school...

Dunbar Senior Oscar Pulido poses for a picture showing his culture.

PLD Clubs Celebrate Day of the Dead

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter November 3, 2016

Day of the Dead, also referred to as Día de Muertos, is a holiday celebrated throughout Latin America. This multi-day holiday is celebrated from Nov. 1 through Nov. 2 and focuses on gatherings of...

The bench watches anxiously for the next play.

PLD Volleyball Senior Night

Abigail Wheatley and Yoon Cho October 14, 2016
Winning all three sets, the Bulldogs won the game against Scott County
FAFSA and Federal Aid

FAFSA and Federal Aid

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter October 11, 2016

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is an online application used to determine the amount of money a family is expected to contribute to the price of attending college or any post-secondary...

Senior Amy Wang poses in front of Purdue University

College Visits at Dunbar

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter October 10, 2016

It is now that time of year where students are visiting colleges around the U.S. that they may potentially want to apply and go to. At Dunbar, juniors and seniors are eligible to go on college visits...

Senior Ben Xie and his GSP friends at a Cincinnati Reds baseball game.

The Governor’s Scholar Program: “Home Away From Home”

Yoon Cho, Staff Reporter September 9, 2016

The Governor’s Scholars Program is a five-week summer residential program for outstanding rising seniors throughout Kentucky. The Program was founded in 1983 as a result of Kentucky’s leaders’ concern...

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