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Make-A-Wish Day: LOCO partners with Mod On Trend for fundraiser

Browsing through racks, LOCO senior class representative Emily Lofgren shops for a new sweater at Mod On Trend. Lofgren helped organize the fundraiser and spread the word on social media. “I was so excited to hear that LOCO was holding a fundraiser with Mod,” Lofgren said. “I get to shop at one of my favorite stores while also contributing to an amazing cause.”

Angie Jia, Convergent Media Writer

November 15, 2019

Longhorn Council (LOCO) is holding a fundraiser at Mod On Trend, a local boutique, Nov. 16 in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.  The event was set up because Mod On Trend previously worked with senior and Make-A-Wish ambassador Madi Foppe who modeled in their fashion show last year. “Mod actually reach...

Special Olympics day to become school-wide day of service

Cheering on her buddy, senior Julia DeFrank watches as her athlete shoots the basket.

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

October 6, 2017

Last school year, over 500 students volunteered in Special Olympics. Although more students applied, the administration had to cap the number of participants because of space issues. This year, as a solution, the day will become a school-wide day of service. “Not everyone could do Special Olympics an...

Key Club and Longhorn Council unite to host Cash-for-Cancer

Pieing special education teacher Lauren Perez, junior Julia DeFrank participates in Key Club’s annual Cash-for-Cancer event. DeFrank, along with the rest of her six teammates, won

Anjali Shah, Staff Writer

March 25, 2017

Rather than continuing Key Club’s tradition of hosting Cash-for-Cancer, for the first time the club combined efforts with Longhorn Council (LoCo) and will host the event together at the pep rally Friday March 24. Just like previous years, all proceeds raised from raffle tickets sold by Key Club...

Quiz: Which LoCo Officer are you most like?

Quiz: Which LoCo Officer are you most like?

Kathryn Harter, Managing EiC Intern/Multimedia Editor

February 4, 2016

Which Longhorn Council member are you most like?

Week of Nov. 30 – Dec. 4

Juniors Josh Gorman, Scotty Meyer, Liam Newman, Andrew Schmidt, Nick Wotruba, Wyatt Yess and senior Katie Hornsby's team

Mary Galkowski, Photographer, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015

Captain's Council walked around the school collecting for Ronald McDonald House, selling wristbands for any donation and tickets for the teacher No Shave November contest.

LoCo gears up for the Glow Dance

LoCo gears up for the Glow Dance

Macky Kavanaugh, Staff Writer

February 26, 2015

As it does annually, the Glow Dance will take place this friday, Feb. 27, for all students interested in getting dressed up for a glow-themed mixer.

Collecting for a Cause

Collecting for a Cause

Betsy Wait, Staff Writer

February 9, 2015

On Saturday Feb. 7, juniors Shannon Anderson, Katie Hornsby, Mary Galkowski, Vericia Pearson and Grace Miller collect tickets at the entrance to the Seniors vs. Faculty basketball game. Half of the proceeds collected will be used to continue training room maintenance while the other half will be donated...

LoCo sponsors dodgeball tournament to aid the Joshua Chamberlain Society

LoCo sponsors dodgeball tournament to aid the Joshua Chamberlain Society

Kathryn Harter, Staff Writer

November 16, 2014

How to become involved in the benefit for the Joshua Chamberlain Society.

‘Help Heal Ferguson’ collects donations for those in need

Bobby Connor delivers donations of Cheerios and canned chicken into a grade level office for the Help Heal Ferguson food drive.

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writers

August 26, 2014

Looking for information on LoCo's feed Ferguson drive? Look no further.

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