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I Don’t Get It!: In honor of National Humor Month in April, people express ideas regarding generational differences in humor

I Don't Get It!: In honor of National Humor Month in April, people express ideas regarding generational differences in humor

Karen Zhang

March 22, 2019

As Kyle Fleckenstein, ComedySportz member and junior, stands on stage during a ComedySportz match, he draws inspiration for his jokes from popular and well-known events occurring in society. For example, Fleckenstein said he plans to reference “memes,” which are virally transmitted cultural symbols or s...

LifeLines to prepares for pre-spring break week

Lifelines officers and sponsor Rebekah Overbey discuss new plans for Red Ribbon Week awareness.  The club's annual pre-spring break week is next week. It is about making good choices relating to alcohol and drugs and encouraging students to be there for their friends.

Avery Thorpe

March 22, 2018

The LifeLines club annual pre-spring break week will take place next week from March 26 to March 29. According to co-sponsor of Lifelines Rebekah Overbey, the week is about making good choices relating to alcohol and drugs, as well as encouraging students to be there for their friends. "The main goal of LifeLine...

Lifelines to have call-out meeting on Sept. 3

    Sitting at her desk, Overbey opens the Lifelines schedule on her computer. She and Toomey decided to have the call-out meeting for the club on Sept. 3.

Beats

September 1, 2015

According to Rebekah Overbey, sponsor of Lifelines, the club plans to have its call-out meeting on Sept. 3 in room A201. Lifelines is a club dedicated to raising awareness of and preventing dangerous teenage behavior such as drugs and bullying. It also hires guest speakers to speak to the sophomores and...

LifeLines to carry out activities for Pre-Prom Awareness Week

The Junior Class listens to speaker Dawn Finbloom during SRT. Her message was to promote good decision-making and the Lifeline Law. CYNTHIA WU / PHOTO

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May 6, 2015

LifeLines is currently busy with activities for Pre-Prom Awareness Week, which is from May 4 to 8. According to sponsor Rebekah Overbey, the members will be doing a series of announcements. “We have a video that we’re hoping to show at the end of announcements on Thursday,” she said. ...

LifeLines to prepare for Pre-Prom Awareness Week

Member and senior Blake Lazerov and member and junior Erica Toomey stand outside the auditorium to hand out pledge forms to not text and drive. Guest speaker Kira Hudson spoke to the Sophomore Class on March 30 for Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week.

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April 24, 2015

LifeLines currently does not have any events planned, but the members will meet and discuss events for Pre-Prom Awareness Week, which is from May 4 to 8. According to sponsor Rebekah Overbey, the last big event after spring break is Pre-Prom Awareness Week. "We will meet and we’ll talk about...

LifeLines to prepare for Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week

Co-president and senior Sydney Burget and member and senior Blake Lazerov attend a LifeLines meeting after school to discuss upcoming events. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the next event will be Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week.

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March 27, 2015

LifeLines is currently preparing for Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week, which will be from March 30 to April 2. According to sponsor Rebekah Overbey, guest speaker Kira Hudson will come in on March 30. "We do have a guest speaker coming in, and I believe this guest speaker will be talking to our Sophomore Class," she said. "(Her talk will be) on makin...

LifeLines to wrap up Black History Month events, prepare for Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week

Co-president and senior Sydney Burget puts up the bulletin board for Black History Month. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the winning SRT of the trivia contest will receive a prize. CYNTHIA WU / PHOTO

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February 23, 2015

LifeLines is currently wrapping up events for Black History Month, the month of February. According to sponsor Rebekah Overbey, the next big event is Pre-Spring Break Awareness Week. "We have a guest speaker (Kira Hudson) coming in on March 30 for the Sophomore Class," she said. "(She's) someone that would talk about making good choices." Overbey said the memb...

LifeLines to meet Jan. 21, prepare for Black History Month

Co-president and senior Sydney Burget discusses upcoming events with LifeLines members. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the next big event is Black History Month.

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January 19, 2015

LifeLines will meet after school on Jan. 21 in Room A201. According to sponsor Rebekah Overbey, the next big event is Black History Month. The members still need to discuss and plan activities for the event. “We’re going to be talking about Black History Month and what we’re going to be doing...

LifeLines prepares for Pre-Winter Break Awareness Week

LifeLines members meet after school in Room A201 to discuss plans for Pre-Winter Break Awareness Week. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the focus for the event is making good decisions and caring for others. CYNTHIA WU / PHOTO

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December 5, 2014

LifeLines is currently preparing for Pre-Winter Break Awareness Week, which will be from Dec. 8 to Dec. 12. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the members are still finalizing plans. "Again, we focus on making good decisions for the student body, not doing drugs or alcohol, wearing their seat bel...

LifeLines to meet Nov. 12

Member and junior Erica Toomey draws locker sign ideas at the LifeLines meeting. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said that the members have decided to move the meetings to the afternoon. CYNTHIA WU / PHOTO

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November 11, 2014

LifeLines will meet on Nov. 12 after school in Room A201 to discuss future events and activities. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the next big event after Red Ribbon Week is Pre-Winter Break Awareness Week, which will be from Dec. 8-12. "To increase awareness of how you treat one another is really our ...

LifeLines prepares for Red Ribbon Week

LifeLines members meet in the morning to discuss upcoming events, such as Red Ribbon Week. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the purpose of Red Ribbon Week is remind students to make good choices. CYNTHIA WU / PHOTO

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October 18, 2014

LifeLines is currently preparing for Red Ribbon Week, which will take place the last two weeks of October. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said the members are still finalizing plans and will meet after school to work on tasks like cutting out ribbons to pass out. "Because of all the different changes the school has due to what the state guid...

LifeLines to meet Oct. 1, prepare for Red Ribbon Week

Sponsor Rebekah Overbey passes out forms during the Lifelines morning meeting on Sept. 17. She said that the next big event for the club is Red Ribbon Week.

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September 28, 2014

LifeLines will meet on Oct. 1 at 7:10 a.m. in the community room to discuss plans for Red Ribbon Week, which will take place Oct. 23-31. Sponsor Rebekah Overbey said Red Ribbon Week is the first big event for the club. "(It's the) first time this year that we'll hopefully do events that will encourage students to stop and think about the choices they make, about...