Friday, October 2, 2015

Any senior who did not attend last Fridays assembly with the Herff Jones rep should stop by the main office and pick up a packet to order graduation announcements, cap and gown etc...  Representatives will be here next Wed., October 7 during lunch periods and after school to take orders.  

Homecoming Dance Info:  
Saturday October 10
7 - 10 p.m.
 tickets are $5 in the Athletic office, they can also be bought at the door
Attire is casual or student choice, school appropriate

Spirit Week:

Monday - Favorite sports team shirt
Tuesday - Nerd Day
Wed. - Extreme Pink
Thurs. - Mismatch/Wacky Thursday
Fri- Extreme Purple

Picture Retakes
October 9
Starting first period
Auxillary gym
Picture packets are available in the office
For any students that have not had their pictures taken this year or any student who was dissatisfied with prior pictures must bring the pictures they received with them.  


Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Homecoming tickets go on sale tomorrow in the Athletic office.  Tickets are $5.00

All juniors interested in furthering their education to a 4 year college and qualifying for National Merit Scholarships:

PSAT/NMSGT will be offered on Wednesday, October 14, periods 1-6.
Cost is $15.00.  Sign up in the guidance office by Friday, October 9.  Cash or check payable to LHS.  For further information go to

Battle Over Books
Anyone interested in joining the Battle Over Books competition should fill out the sign up sheet in Mr. Taulbee's room 144.  

There will be a thespian Troupe officers meeting on Monday, September28th in room 316.  All officers should attend.  

There will be a full Thespian Troupe meeting on Wednesday, September 30th in room 316.  All members should  attend, and remember to bring your date choice for the Haunted Corn Maze.  The meeting will last no later than 3:15.  

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Volley For A Cure T-shirts are available for purchase during all lunch periods this week.  They are $8 each or two for $15.  The shirt will get you free admission to Monday nights home volley ball game vs. Vinton County. 

Those students that are interested in being a member of this years Key Club -that's for grades 9-12 - should meet in room 202 after the mornings announcements on Thursday, September 24.


Thursday, September 3, 2015

Boys Basketball - Open gym - Tuesdays & Thursdays
                             Individual workouts - Mondays Wednesdays
                             Auxilary gym 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Individual instruction will begin on Wednesday Sept. 9.
Sign up sheets are located in room 259 for girls and room 163 for boys. 
Athletes not currently participating in a fall sport can sign up for a time slot. 

The deadline to register for the October 24 ACT test is Friday 9/18.  It is HIGHLY recommended that high school seniors take the October ACT as these scores are used to determine college acceptance and scholarship eligibility.  It is also recommended that high school juniors take the test at least twice during their junior year.  Students can register online at  testing site will be at Miller High School.  The testing site number for Miller High School is 231270. 

There will be a read through of the latest version of Pirate Girl on Wednesday, September 9th from 2:45 to 5:15 in the theatre.  Any interested student is welcome to attend.      


Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Beyond the Bell is offering an online ACT Prep course.  You must sign up in the guidance office and pick up a Beyond the Bell Registration form by Friday 8/28.

There will be an informational meeting about the fall play, Pirate Girl, on Wednesday, September 2nd.  Two meetings are scheduled- one at 2:45, and then again at 5:00- in room 316.  You need only need to attend ONE of the meetings - pick the one that best fits your schedule.  Come and learn what it takes to be part of this years fall play.  This meeting id for acting and crew positions.      

The Senior class will be selling student section shirts during lunches this Tuesday, August 25 through this Friday, August 28.  Prices will range from $6- $9, depending on the size.  
If any questions please ask Grayce Huntsberger or Wendy in the athletic office.   

Monday, August 24, 2015

Parking permits are available in the main office.  Cost is $20.  Please have license plate number and drivers license with you.  These may be purchased before school and during lunch periods.  All students driving to school must having a parking permit by Wednesday, August 26.

Plan on attending Friday nights football game at Athens.  Pre-sale tickets will be sold all week during lunch in the athletic office.  Tickets are $5.00.

Picture Day is this Friday, August 28.  Picture packet information was handed out the first day of school.  Additional packets are available in the main office.  

Beyond the Bell is now registering for the 2015-2016 school year.  Many activities offered after school including: Guitar lessons, Tae Kwon Do, Disc golf and Zumba, community service clubs such as the Kick Cancer Club and Hope Blooms.  Tutoring and study tables are always available.  Registration forms are available in the activities office, guidance office and room 116.  See Mrs Huntsberger in room 116 with any questions.  

Student Council: Petitions to be on the ballot for class officer and student council positions are available in the guidance office.  Completed petitions are due no later than this Friday, at 2:30 p.m.

The first full Thespian Troupe meeting will be Wednesday, August 26th at 2:30 room 316.    


Friday, May 15, 2015

There will be a required paren/t participation meeting for those entering grades 7-12 next year and interested in trying out for cheerleader for the 2015-2016 football and basketball seasons.  See Mrs. Myers in Room 202 if you have questions.   


Thursday, May 7, 2015

If you are going on the Girls PE bowling field trip, you must have your permission slip turned in TODAY no later than 2:30.  No permission slips will be accepted Friday.  We will meet at the Chieftain head at  
9:20 Friday morning. 

Friday, April 24, 2015

ACT Practice sessions will start on May 4 and run through May 21.  Classes will be from 2:30-3:30 in room 119 with Mrs. Burns.   Stop by room 119 to sign up.

Senior Baccalaurete will be held Sunday, May 17 at 2:00 in the theatre.  Former OSU player and coach, Anthony Schlegle will be the guest speaker for the event. This is open to the public and seniors are asked to wear their caps and gowns.  

All student council members and NHS members please check your school EMAIL.  

From Mrs. Riggs:  There will be no stage Combat Club for Beyond The Bell today.  The club will resume next Friday, May 1.  

Friday, April 17, 2015

Post prom tickets will be on sale next week during lunches in the cafeteria.

Prom tickets will be on sale through Friday, April 24.  The cost is $10 for the dance or $25 for the dinner and the dance.  If you have already bought a prom ticket and want to addf the dinner option, please see WendyCook in the Activities Office to make the purchase.  


Thursday, April 16, 2015

If you need community service hours please see Wendy in the Athletic Office.

There will be a brief meeting int eh lecture hall on Friday morning for students attending Tri-County next year.  Please listen for the announcement to report to this meeting.   

BEYOND THE BELL- If you have not turned in your permission slip for the field trip tonight or made arrangements with Mr. Hacker or Mrs. Huntsberger you need to ride the bus 


BTB STUDENTS- If you have not turned in your permission slip for the field trip tonight or made arrangements with Mr. Hacker or Mrs. Huntsberger, you need to ride the bus home tonight.


Wednesday, April 15, 2015

There are still Mingo relay shirts available to purchase.  Sizes are large and Xlg.  See Mrs. Schultheiss in the athletic office.