The Official Online Newspaper for Louisburg High School

The Purple and White Pawprint

Matthew Parodi, Editor-in-Chief
Grade: 12th (3rd year with the Pawprint staff) LHS Activities: Debate, Forensics, LEO Club, Model UN, TSA, Spanish Club, Scholars Bowl, Math Club, Pawprint Hobbies: Watching Netflix College Plans: Northeast school / political science, economic thought, government Career Goals: Attorney Quote to Live By: “You can lead the horse to the water, but you can't make him drink.” Favorite Classes: Debate, AP Government Best Part of LHS: Clubs / Activities Favorite Movie: Too Big to Fail Favorite Song: N/A Favorite Book : Candide by Voltaire

Matthew Parodi, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2015
I, Matthew Parodi, … (Story/Photo)
May 11, 2015
Juniors, seniors offered to take classes at Hillsdale Technical College starting next fall (Story/Photo)
May 11, 2015
Spring band concert marks end of another musical year (Story/Photo)
May 08, 2015
Jazz band attends Kansas City Kansas Community College jazz festival (Story)
May 08, 2015
Theatre students earn spots in Theatre in the Park summer season (Story/Photo)
Apr 15, 2015
On race discourse and cultural appropriation (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Senior reaches semi-final round in audition for Chiefs Cheer (Story)
Mar 30, 2015
Hallways passes should be worshipped (Story/Photo)
Jan 16, 2015
Technology students represent school in Topeka, Johnson County Community College (Story)
Dec 19, 2014
Basketball faces off against Eudora (Story/Photo)
Dec 16, 2014
Christmas concert impresses audience, creates memories (Story/Photo)
Dec 16, 2014
NHS, FFA hold their annual toy drive to benefit Miami County families (Story)
Dec 15, 2014
Theatre students say toll musical takes is worth it (Story)
Dec 15, 2014
New legislation passage brings us back to midterms (Story)
Oct 10, 2014
District participates in nationwide Anti-Bullying Week (Story)
Oct 07, 2014
Soccer shuts out Bonner Springs (Photo)
Oct 07, 2014
Benefits of preparing for college early (Story)
Sep 15, 2014
Wrestling team sells funnel cakes on Labor Day (Photo)
Sep 05, 2014
Newspaper Newbies: Pawprint adds five new members to staff (Photo)
Sep 05, 2014
Varsity soccer loses and junior varsity wins during first home game on new field (Photo)
May 26, 2014
That Monthly Rant-Page: Students that don’t challenge themselves (Story)
May 16, 2014
Teacher Goodbye: Brent Hoelting (Story)
May 16, 2014
Band gains new leadership with new drum major installments (Photo)
May 13, 2014
Cheerleaders raise funds for upcoming performance at Gator Bowl (Story/Photo)
May 13, 2014
No anatomy class offered at LHS (Story)
May 08, 2014
Biermann joins USD 416 as new superintendent to start in June (Story)
Apr 22, 2014
Forensics hosts tournament for metro-area schools (Photo)
Apr 16, 2014
Aspiring instrumentalists and vocalists prepare for regional competition (Photo)
Mar 10, 2014
New FFA members inducted as Greenhands during late night meeting (Photo)
Mar 05, 2014
Jazzy Cats hold open practice in search of new members (Photo)
Mar 05, 2014
Competitive forensics team acts and speaks their way to success (Story/Photo)
Feb 21, 2014
Pep clubs band together for Homecoming school spirit performance (Photo)
Feb 21, 2014
Sarcasm Weekly: Intellect and ignorance per ACT standards (Story)
Feb 21, 2014
Louisburg senior receives FOX 4 recognition (Story)
Feb 21, 2014
Jazzy Cats hold clinic for ambitious young dancers (Photo)
Jan 31, 2014
Student jazz musicians explore different styles of music (Photo)
Jan 24, 2014
High school students volunteer to help new BES math club (Story)
Dec 16, 2013
Scholars bowl finishes up first semester season strong (Story)
Dec 13, 2013
History students make educational video for final (Photo)
Dec 05, 2013
Marching band travels to New York City for Veterans’ Day Parade (Story/Photo)
Nov 15, 2013
Scholars bowl succeeds in first varsity tournament (Photo)
Nov 08, 2013
Varsity volleyball awarded second at state tournament (Photo)
Oct 31, 2013
Spanish Club hosts cultural celebration (Story/Photo)
Oct 31, 2013
AP versus IB classes (Story)
Oct 31, 2013
Volleyball prepares for state competition after sub-state victory (Story/Photo)
Oct 31, 2013
Live-streaming home games becomes norm (Photo)
Oct 25, 2013
Seniors recognized at varsity game against Ottawa (Photo)
Oct 04, 2013
Restroom Lockdown (Photo)
Sep 27, 2013
Fall Homecoming ignites Wildcat spirit (Photo)
Sep 13, 2013
Musical leads excited for production (Story)
Sep 10, 2013
Volleyball beats BVSW (Photo)
Sep 06, 2013
Author scheduled to visit LHS (Photo)
Sep 06, 2013
Staff Editorial: Channel One News (Photo)
Aug 30, 2013
New clubs offered to students (Story/Photo)
Aug 23, 2013
Students audition for musical cast (Photo)
Aug 19, 2013
New teacher feature (Photo)
May 14, 2013
2013 Senior Gift (Story/Photo)
Apr 26, 2013
Featuring Matthew: Jazz band festival (Story)
Apr 24, 2013
FCA travels to Branson (Photo)
Apr 22, 2013
State band and choir contest (Story)
Apr 18, 2013
Weather hits golf team (Story)
Apr 03, 2013
Featuring Matthew: Music students prepare for contest (Story)
Mar 15, 2013
Inclement weather causes problems for forensics (Story)
Mar 08, 2013
State DECA Competition (Photo)
Mar 01, 2013
Feb. 11 school board meeting (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
Featuring Matthew: Forensics competes (Story)
Feb 01, 2013
LHS gains new organization (Story)
Jan 25, 2013
Grade inflation (Photo)
Jan 18, 2013
Meet the new SRO (Story)
Dec 14, 2012
LHS band members participate in Tuba Christmas (Story)
Dec 07, 2012
Holiday Mart (Story)
Nov 16, 2012
Why AR? (Story)
Nov 09, 2012
Featuring Matthew: Varsity Scholars Bowl to 1st Competition (Story)
Nov 02, 2012
Lady Cats compete at State (Story)
Oct 26, 2012
NHS sponsors book drive (Photo)
Oct 26, 2012
Halloween: Why can’t students dress up at school? (Photo)
Oct 19, 2012
Debate Update (Story)
Oct 12, 2012
Featuring Matthew: TSA Fall Leadership (Story)
Oct 05, 2012
Homecoming Activities (Story)
Sep 14, 2012
Featuring Matthew: Students Launch Education Forward (Story)
Sep 07, 2012
Teachers and Twitter (Story)
May 18, 2012
Mr. Davison retiring (Story)
May 04, 2012
Jazz Band participates in their first competition (Story)
Apr 27, 2012
Senior Skip Day – Royals Stadium, here we come (Photo)
Apr 20, 2012
Hunger Games movie: the good, & and bad (Story)
Mar 30, 2012
Staff Editorial: Joe White shares an important message (Story)
Mar 16, 2012
Spring Break: From Belize to Montana, Colorado to Florida (Photo)
Mar 09, 2012
Select Choir performs at two colleges (Story)
Feb 24, 2012
FFA Finds Success at Competition (Story)
Feb 10, 2012
Student Starts Young Politicians Club (Photo)
Jan 20, 2012
Scholars Bowl competes on TV (Story/Photo)
Dec 09, 2011
Why are Voters not Voting? (Story)
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