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WPLD Oct. 29 Broadcast

October 29, 2018

Welcome to our 2018 Halloween episode.  Big thanks to Mr. Campbell and Mrs. Champe for their scary stories, and to our reporters who covered Fright Night! Our sports boys went to the state volleyball tournament. Check it out!

ESL Students Embrace Halloween Traditions

ESL Students Embrace Halloween Traditions

October 31, 2017

On Tuesday, French and English as Second Language (ESL) teacher Mrs. Jennifer McNely, celebrated Halloween with her students. In her A3 English Development Class, her students had the chance to carve pumpkins. “This class is a lot like a French one or Spanish one class," Mrs. McNely said. "They learn the English language, as well as the cultural aspects.” Since Halloween is an important cu...

Orchestra’s “Halloween Spooktacular”

Orchestra’s “Halloween Spooktacular”

October 28, 2016

All four levels of the PLD Orchestra performed on Thursday night for a family friendly fun night.

Halloween for Scaredy-Cats

Halloween for Scaredy-Cats

October 28, 2015

‘Tis the season for all things scary.  People are getting in the Halloween spirit by planning creepy costumes, watching terrifying movies and participating in events like zombie paintball and Fright Night at Jacobson Park.  But while everyone else is out enjoying these seasonal festivities, there are others who are trying to fly under the radar and hide the fact that they hate being scared.  Here...

Lexington Scares

Madison Nau, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2014

Do you love haunted houses? Then these are the places for you, they are some of the best trails and haunted houses in Lexington. And even if they aren’t your thing, these twists on the original haunted house are fun for everyone. There’s a nightmare like hospital, a crazed carnival whose ring bearer is out for blood, a train where the nightwalkers come to play, and even a place where you can be submersed into your favorite horror movies. All of these options are great for those looking for a thrill this Halloween, even if you are just going to impress a “special friend”. Don’t forget to get tickets soon; these...

Halloween Movie Magic

Halloween Movie Magic

October 25, 2013

Classic Halloween movies have become an integral part of Halloween traditions. Those movies that many of us watched as kids have likely influenced our Halloween experience. A classic Halloween movie is It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. The movie shows Charlie Brown making new Halloween memories at a party, Snoopy chasing the red baron in his flying ace costume and Linus awaiting the arriva...

Cooking with Josiah–Halloween Edition

October 25, 2013

"Double, double toil and trouble." Start burning fires and let your cauldrons bubble. Halloween is rapidly approaching, and it is safe to say you will need some food to serve at all the festivities. Here are a couple of ghoulish recipes that are sure to please your guests. To begin, we will be making “poison” candy apples. You will need six to eight Red Delicious apples, six to eight skewers,...

Haunted Locales

Haunted Locales

October 25, 2013

Fright Nights at Jacobson Park- 13 Doors I tried all three of the attractions at Fright Nights, but 13 Doors was by far the scariest trail. There was something unexpected around every corner, causing me to scream like a little kid. At one point my unsuspecting friends and I were even locked into a room with someone holding a giant ax and wearing what looked like a scuba suit. The house was dark a...