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  • GTEN at Shorelines

    GTEN at Shorelines

    Shannon Nosal, Contributor

    June 1, 2017

    Last Wednesday and Thursday LOLHS Girl’s Tennis Team (GTEN) caused a “racquet” at Shorelines. The line-up for singles players was: Keelin Hurtt at 1st Singles, Brynn Myglinchy at 2nd Singles, Kellie Sablone at 3rd Singles, and Emma Bass at 4th Singles. Keelin made it to the semifinals where she ...

  • Plans for 2018 Spain Trip in Place

    Plans for 2018 Spain Trip in Place

    Hannah Wisner, Editor

    May 31, 2017

    Students and parents recently had the opportunity to attend the first meeting regarding the Spain trip. The trip, initiated by Sr. Vazquez, provides students who will be in ECE and AP Spanish with the chance to study in Salamanca, Spain, while staying with a host family. Students will arrive in Spain...

  • Geography Challenge 2017

    Geography Challenge 2017

    Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

    May 31, 2017

    On Tuesday, May 16, the Lyme-Old Lyme  travelled to UConn for the 26th annual Geography Challenge. This competition is the only state geography competition in the country and is sponsored by the Connecticut Geographic Alliance. Each team must compete in a total of four tests of their geographic knowledge:...

  • AP Scores Release

    AP Scores Release

    Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

    May 30, 2017

    The AP Test in the beginning of May is the culmination of a year of hard work. Now, nearing the end of the school year, many of us have moved past learning the material of the course and have begun to apply it through projects—a welcome reward for a year's hard work. The AP exam is now far in the past...

  • Underclassmen Awards Night

    Underclassmen Awards Night

    Hope Femia, Editor

    May 29, 2017

    On Tuesday night, May 23rd, Lyme-Old Lyme High School had its annual Underclassmen Awards Night. Every freshman, sophomore, or junior who was chosen to receive an award by the school administration was sent a letter home notifying them of this accomplishment, which also invited them to attend the ceremony....

  • Turbulent Seas

    Turbulent Seas

    Jane Scheiber, Contributor

    May 28, 2017

      I am unresolved, knotted chaos, turbulent seas, stomping thunder, a restless movement.   You are also unsettled, tangled bedlam, a flash of light, howling wind tumbling through atmospheres.   Even if you are my complement; the sun's light seeping...

  • The Senior Calendar

    The Senior Calendar

    Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

    May 25, 2017

    It's the last stretch... fewer than three weeks left until graduation, and the seniors have quite a busy schedule! Senior Trip - May 26th The senior class will be traveling to High Meadows, a camp resort in North Granby, CT. The students will be gone all day, leaving at 7:45 and arriving back in...

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List of Senior Projects

List of Senior Projects

Karen Duhamel, Teacher

Date Teacher Period Names Topic 19-May Burke 7 Brennan Griffin Writing and Publishing a Novel 22-May Burke 7 Sophie Edson and Callie Kotzan Raising Chickens 22-May Burke 7 Emma Hoyt New York City Exploration ...

May 22, 2017

Finals are Upon Us!

Finals are Upon Us!

Hope Femia, Editor

As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, the school year gets shorter, and finals begin to near. In order for students to prepare for their exams, the Osprey has posted a schedule of the exam times and dates for...

May 18, 2017

Mock Crash Aftermath

Mock Crash Aftermath

Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

The mock crash is a tradition at LOLHS; coming every four years, each student sees this realistic depiction only once. While the event, a classmate's death, is the same for all viewers, one's reaction can differ depending...

May 10, 2017

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Wednesday, May 31

    Boys V. Baseball

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 2 - Sacred Heart 1

  • Thursday, May 25

    V. Girls Lacrosse

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 11 - N. Branford 9

  • Monday, May 22

    V. Girls Softball

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 12 - Two Rivers 1

  • Saturday, May 20

    V. Boys Lacrosse

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 4 - Stonington 10

Sports

Lyme-Old Lyme Crew Sees Team Wide Success at 2017 Connecticut Public Schools Rowing Championship

Lyme-Old Lyme Crew Sees Team Wide Success at 2017 Connecticut Public Schools Rowing Championship

Erik Zawodniak, Sports Editor

On Sunday, LOLHS Crew traveled to Lake Waramaug in Kent, CT for a final time for one of its biggest regattas of the spring season: States. Both the boys and girls faced off against all the other Connecticut public school...

May 21, 2017

Girls Crew Faces Off against Five Schools in Second Race of Season

Girls Crew Faces Off against Five Schools in Second Race of Season

April 30, 2017

Boys Crew Sweeps Gunnery and Canterbury

Boys Crew Sweeps Gunnery and Canterbury

April 30, 2017

LOLHS Boys Crew Team has First Race

LOLHS Boys Crew Team has First Race

April 22, 2017

Annual Underclassmen Pickleball Invitational Tournament

Annual Underclassmen Pickleball Invitational Tournament

April 18, 2017

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Teacher of the Year: Mrs. Kelley

Mrs. Kelley, a science teacher at Lyme-Old Lyme High School, has recently won the Teacher of the Year award for the academic year of 2014-2015. Madeleine...

October 10, 2015

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Arts

LOLHS Artwork in Future Choices Art Show

LOLHS Artwork in Future Choices Art Show

Hope Femia, Editor

The LOLHS art department is proud to announce the results from this year's Future Choices Art Show, which is sponsored by the Shoreline Art Alliance. In the printmaking category, junior Emily Archer took...

March 4, 2017

Curtains Takes the Stage

Curtains Takes the Stage

Hannah Wisner, Editor

The LOLHS performance of the musical Curtains, a comedy whodunit, is just around the corner. There will be performances on March 2,3, and 4 at 7:30 PM. Additionally, on Sunday March 5, there will be a...

March 1, 2017

Curtains!!! This Year’s Spring Musical!

Curtains!!! This Year’s Spring Musical!

November 30, 2016

The Crucible Cast Field Trip

The Crucible Cast Field Trip

November 14, 2016

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Creative Writing

Renewal

Renewal

Jane Scheiber, Contributor

Oh, bless the lord, for the April rains have come.   Thaw the earth; soften its hardened edges. Join the evanescing snow, and fill the streams in...

April 25, 2017No Comments

The Watch List: Preview of a Senior Project

The Watch List: Preview of a Senior Project

April 19, 2017

An Ode to Our Teachers

An Ode to Our Teachers

February 8, 2017

Slowly

Slowly

January 18, 2017

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