Cross country teams move on to state

Renee Griffin, Sports Writer

October 30, 2011

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Both the boys’ and girls’ cross country teams will travel to the state meet in Peoria next weekend after good showings in sectionals. The girls’ team finished fourth overall at sectionals.... Read more »

Bears best Geneva Vikings in first play-off round

Adam Griffith, Sports Writer

October 30, 2011

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The Bears came out on top Saturday with a narrow win over the Geneva Vikings. Fewer fans than usual filed into Mel Eide to watch the Bears quickly fall behind Geneva off of a fumble on the first play 14 seconds into the game. ... Read more »

GSA raises awareness about LGBT harassment

Valentina Witkowski, Entertainment Writer

October 26, 2011

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LZHS’s Gay Straight Alliance club celebrated Ally Week October 17-21, along with many other schools and communities nationwide. Ally Week hosts events that serve to identify, support, and celebrate allies against anti-LGBT language... Read more »

LZHS proposes new AP classes

Kaitlyn Etienne, Bear Facts viewpoint editor

October 18, 2011

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Students may have four new AP classes to choose from next year if LZHS’s new course proposals are approved by the Board of Education. Eric Hamilton, assistant principal for curriculum and instruction, presented the initial... Read more »

Fall play sparks conversation

Abby Carpenter, Bear Facts features editor

October 18, 2011

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Students may be talking about this year’s fall production, but it is time to put the “Rumors” to rest. Called “Rumors”, this year’s fall production is a farce, which is a light, humorous play in which the plot... Read more »