Student run newspaper of Lake Oconee Academy.

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A Cheer-ful Victory

Tori Ellison, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

Just a couple weekends ago, Lake Oconee Academy’s very first high school competitive cheer squad brought home a first place JV division trophy to start off the beginning of their season. After a grueling workout throughout t...

Ringing In Junior Year Right

Hannah Walker, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under Student Life

September 21, 2017 marks the second annual Junior Ring Ceremony here at LOA. Students of the class of 2019 gathered together in the auditorium along with close friends and family to celebrate the happy occasion of receiving the...

Cross Country Runs Into a New Season

Katie Tran, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Varsity Cross Country kicked off their season in the summer, and now each day after school, the sun shrouds the runners. While the lake weather is a blessing, the heat has also made practice sometimes unbearable; however, the team h...

The Pulsera Project: Helping Communities Across the Globe

Mahnoor Sultan, Journalist

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The Pulsera Project is a nonprofit organization that educates, empowers, and connects Central American artists with students in more than 1,900 U.S. schools through the sale of colorful handwoven bracelets, or "pulseras" in Spa...

College Experiences for Seniors

Mahnoor Sultan, Journalist

September 20, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Lake Oconee Academy will have their first graduating class of Seniors in May of 2018! Many seniors aspire to attend to their dream college and feel confident in doing so. According to College Board,the summer before your senior year is the be...

Microwaves at LOA are Making a Macro- Impact

Tori Ellison, Journalist

September 17, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Nearly a decade after Lake Oconee Academy was established the upper school student body finally received one of the greatest inventions of the twentieth century: the microwave. Courtesy of Stephen Kent, father to one of the uppe...

The Future of FCA

Hannah Walker, Journalist

September 17, 2017

Filed under Student Life

The esteemed and respected organization, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) has made a substantial change: becoming a completely student run club. Starting for the first time during 2017-18 school year, meetings are now b...

Welcome to High School, Kids

Katie Tran, Journalist

September 17, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

High School is a fairly new concept for Lake Oconee Academy. With its first graduating class this upcoming May, these older students are ready to ship off to college. So for any new freshmen or concerned high schoolers in gen...

LOA Places at Literary Competition

March 3, 2017

Filed under Student Life

LOA students traveled to Milledgeville, GA, on March 2nd for the Region 7 & 8’s Literary competition. They competed for the first time with 5 other high schools and came out as 3rd overall. The following students placed in different c...

LOA Students Think Pink!

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

March 3, 2017

Filed under Student Life

LOA will have its first Pink Out game on Tuesday, March 21st! The varsity baseball team will be playing Greene County High School at Tucker Field at 5 PM to commemorate the fight against breast cancer. The LOA Armory, headin...

High School Drama Program Puts On Into the Woods Jr.

Chandler Pearson, Journalist

February 27, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Last weekend on February the 10th-11th, the LOA drama program consisting of 8th-11th grade students performed Stephen Sondheim’s and James Lapine’s Into the Woods Jr. at the Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton. Into the Woods Jr....

The First Talent Show

Lauren Ellison, Journalist

February 27, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Lake Oconee Academy is having its first ever talent show on Friday, Apr. 28. It has been organized by the freshman student, Katie Tran. The show will feature singing, dancing, comedy, and some other cool acts. It is a WE Service p...

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