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Amanda Stewart

Amanda Stewart, Editor

Amanda Stewart is a senior at La Salle. She enjoys playing sports and being with her friends and family. Amanda likes to attend games and other social events for La Salle. Amanda plans to stay in Oregon for college and hopes to one day become a wedding planner.

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Reflections on My First Half of Senior Year

Reflections on My First Half of Senior Year

January 24, 2016

Looking back at the first half of my senior year I have learned many new things, including that senior year is so different than any other year in high school. It is a very fun but challenging year. There...

Athlete of the Week: Andrew Lam

Athlete of the Week: Andrew Lam

January 15, 2016

Basketball season is underway and La Salle is expecting many great things from the varsity boys team. Senior Andrew Lam, starting point guard, has already stood out for his all around talent on the court....

Lot Whitcomb Christmas Drive Supports 39 Families

Lot Whitcomb Christmas Drive Supports 39 Families

December 2, 2015

Each year students live out the the La Salle motto “Enter to Learn, Leave to Serve” as they raise money and bring in gifts for the families of our neighbor grade school Lot Whitcomb. Last year students...

The Best Pumpkin Patches and Haunted Houses in Portland

The Best Pumpkin Patches and Haunted Houses in Portland

October 23, 2015

'Tis the season for pumpkin patches and spooky haunted houses! With Halloween just around the corner, there are a huge variety of pumpkin patches and haunted houses for La Salle students to check out. Thanks...

UCC Shooting Emphasizes Need for a Better Mental Health System

UCC Shooting Emphasizes Need for a Better Mental Health System

October 7, 2015

The shooting at Umpqua Community College last week is, sadly, just another one of the many tragic mass shootings that have occurred in America in recent times. Families, friends, and even President Barack...

Why I Mostly Like the New Schedule

Why I Mostly Like the New Schedule

September 30, 2015

Having gone to school here since my freshman year, it feels like I was just finally getting used to the schedule that was so different from the one I was familiar with in grade school. It took me three...

New School Year, New Staff

New School Year, New Staff

September 17, 2015

With the start of the new school year, schedules and the dress code are not the only thing that have changed at La Salle. Walking around the halls it is clear to see that there are also many new teachers...

Summer Plans For La Salle Students

Summer Plans For La Salle Students

June 5, 2015

As summer is quickly approaching many students are excited to have a nice break from school. They plan trips, vacations or some just like to relax at home and hangout with friends and family. Summer is...

Top Ten Things to do in Summer

Top Ten Things to do in Summer

June 5, 2015

As you all know summer is shortly approaching. Summer is the perfect time for relaxing and hanging out with friends but we have all had those days in the summer where we feel like we have nothing to do....

How to Have a Successful Junior Year

How to Have a Successful Junior Year

June 4, 2015

For freshmen and sophomores, thinking about junior year is scary. Seniors are relieved as they look back at junior year and juniors struggle to maintain a balanced year with sports, friends and school...

The 4x100m relay team after districts last weekend

Track and Field Athletes Break Records, Depart for State

May 20, 2015

Multiple track and field athletes performed so well at districts this past weekend to not only advance to the state meet in Eugene this coming Friday and Saturday, but also break school records. Both...

Technology Damaging Social Skills

Technology Damaging Social Skills

May 6, 2015

When was the last time you physically called a friend asking them to hang out? It’s probably been a while. On the contrary, when was the last time you shot them a text? Probably 5 minutes ago. Years...

Best Desserts in Portland

Best Desserts in Portland

May 1, 2015

Have a sweet tooth and can’t find the perfect place to get dessert? Portland has a huge variety of options for sweet food, ranging from pies to macaroons, and everything in between. I have tried many...

Hiking Hotspots

Hiking Hotspots

April 13, 2015

Tired of sitting at home watching Netflix on the weekends?  Change things up by getting some friends together and go on a hike. As we all know, Oregon is a beautiful state and has many great outdoor...

Kelly Nisbet

Student of the Week: Kelly Nisbet

March 2, 2015

As part of our Student of the Week feature, one student is profiled  for their outstanding academic achievements and involvement at La Salle.  About Kelly: Kelly Nisbet has worked hard to maintain...

Women's Spring Fashion Trends of 2015

Women’s Spring Fashion Trends of 2015

February 9, 2015

With spring comes many new trends and fashion statements. These new trends are starting to appear at La Salle. A few of the major spring fashion trends for girls are bright floral patterns, sandals, ankle...

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