• October 17Cross Country Berkshire League Championships 10/20 @Black Rock State Park

  • October 13Administration titles shift due to budget crisis

  • October 13Spirit week starts Monday with pink day

  • Approaching the Appalachian

    Approaching the Appalachian

    Erica Robinson, Contributing writer

    June 11, 2017

    Trevor Serrano, 22, enjoys spending his time experiencing the great outdoors. During the summer of 2015, he decided to take a year off from school to road trip across the United States. He began his journey in Connecticut and headed west, traveling through the Midwest, Colorado, Washington, then down...

    Trevor Serrano makes an early morning 14,200-foot summit in Colorado in September 2015. The local 22-year-olds latest travels will have him hiking the Appalachian Trail over the next five to seven months. Contributed photo

    Cal Simko

  • Spotlight shines on Mariel Hayes

    Spotlight shines on Mariel Hayes

    Jacob Honig, Contributing writer

    June 9, 2017

    Minutes after the bell rings signaling the start of second period, music echoes from room 126. As you walk through Lewis Mills' main corridor on the way to class, it continues to grow louder until you are at the door peering into the large white room. On the left and right are two small worktables, surrounded...

    Senior Mariel Hayes, center, talks with students in the STARS room on a recent June day.

    Jacob Honig

  • 8 Minutes and 11.64 Seconds

    8 Minutes and 11.64 Seconds

    Tyler Smelski, Contributing writer

    June 8, 2017

    It’s a comfortable 70 degrees at the Litchfield High School track for the Berkshire League Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Nick O’Brien, Lewis Mills senior track star, runs through his dynamic warm-ups and stretches in preparation for the 4x800 meter relay race. Adrenaline pumps through O’Brien’s...

    Senior Nick O'Brien, second from right, poses with members of the Mills 4X800 relay team. Contributed photo

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  • On the water, student aims to just keep paddling

    On the water, student aims to just keep paddling

    Gabriella Naparstek, Contributing writer

    June 8, 2017

    “It’s quiet,” he said. “Almost peaceful. All you can hear is the paddle splashing the water, there is nothing else on your mind.” This is how Jack Martin,  a 17-year-old paddleboarding prodigy, describes his favorite pastime. Jack began surfing at age 7, and being a creative kid, he...

    Stand-up paddleboarding takes senior Jack Martin across the country and beyond to compete. Contributed photo

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  • With a championship on the line, LAX girls give their all

    With a championship on the line, LAX girls give their all

    John Keegan, Contributing writer

    June 6, 2017

    In the hours before sunrise on a rainy spring day, Kathleen Keegan packs her lunch for the school day ahead. Her mother makes breakfast, her siblings lay asleep in their rooms as she and 31 other girls prepare for the day ahead. It’s Thursday, a day 4 at Lewis Mills High School, which means senior...

    The girls lacrosse team clinched its latest championship this season in a nail-biter.

    Photo courtesy of Mrs. Kathleen Keegan

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Spotlight shines on Mariel Hayes

Spotlight shines on Mariel Hayes

Jacob Honig, Contributing writer

Minutes after the bell rings signaling the start of second period, music echoes from room 126. As you walk through Lewis Mills' main corridor on the way to class, it continues to grow louder until you are at the door peering...

June 9, 2017No Comments

With a championship on the line, LAX girls give their all

With a championship on the line, LAX girls give their all

John Keegan, Contributing writer

In the hours before sunrise on a rainy spring day, Kathleen Keegan packs her lunch for the school day ahead. Her mother makes breakfast, her siblings lay asleep in their rooms as she and 31 other girls prepare for the day...

June 6, 2017No Comments

Baseball team poised to make school history

Baseball team poised to make school history

Julia Rich, Contributing writer

     Tuesday, May 30, 2017: The day the Lewis Mills Boys Baseball team has been fighting hard for since the 2016 season. Last year the team was only one game away from making states, but failed to accomplish that goal....

June 5, 2017No Comments

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On the water, student aims to just keep paddling

On the water, student aims to just keep paddling

Gabriella Naparstek, Contributing writer

“It’s quiet,” he said. “Almost peaceful. All you can hear is the paddle splashing the water, there is nothing else on your mind.” This is how Jack Martin,  a 17-year-old paddleboarding prodigy,...

June 8, 2017No Comments

Taking A Stand Against Taking A Seat?

Taking A Stand Against Taking A Seat?

May 9, 2017

The Creative Minds of LSM

The Creative Minds of LSM

April 30, 2017

Coming soon: the Raulercoaster

Coming soon: the Raulercoaster

April 27, 2017

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