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Cars and classic food

Cars and classic food

Ian Page, Staff Writer

March 28, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

On March 1st local restaurant “XXX Root Beer” held their 3rd annual import cars meet. This meet up of car enthusiasts highlighted both the European and Japanese car scenes and resulted in a turnout of more than three-thousand people in the Pacific Northwest region. Thanks to a large presence of I...

Dedicated training

Dedicated training

Tyra Christopherson, Staff Writer

March 28, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Breathing hard, ponytail flying, junior Carlyn Schmidgall runs hard on her second day of practice for track and field. This year, the track team is comprised of over 100 athletes who compete in events ranging from sprints to hurdles to javelin. With the move down to 2A, the coaches expect to have a successful...

Swoosh! Hey, we’re number one!

Swoosh!  Hey, we’re number one!

Sara Bluhm, Photography Editor

March 28, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Liberty’s Lady Patriots took to the court Saturday, February 24th against the Sammamish Totems and won 54-44. Pictured above the team poses while holding the 2A bracket and trophy with which they were awarded. “After we won everyone on the team got to cut a piece of the hoop from the rim. None of...

A bloody good time

A bloody good time

Hannah Matson, Design Editor

March 28, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Forensics student Jade Stair (12) analyzes the results of a Kastle-Meyer test in the “Stained with Suspicion” lab on February 26.  The Kastle-Meyer test is a presumptive test used by forensic scientists to test for the presence of blood on evidence collected at crime scenes.  Here, the pastel-pink...

And Mr Liberty is…

And Mr Liberty is…

Taylor Jackson, Sports Editor

March 27, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Pageants aren’t just for girls here at Liberty. The annual Mr. Liberty competition is now holding sign-ups for any senior boys who are interested. Contestants can show off their unique talents and skills in hopes of winning the crown.

Democracy in action

Democracy in action

Paige Hopkins, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Sophomore Megan Eu pauses while speaking in front of in front of the Model U.N. Club during the club’s elections for next year’s officers. In the end, she was elected secretary; Sophomore Wyatt Waters was elected president, Sophomore Sabrina Suen vice president and Sophomore Megan Bui treasurer....

It’s actually a rain garden

It’s actually a rain garden

Lorrin Johnson, Feature Editor

March 27, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Remember the swampy mess outside of the English wing that once resembled an abandoned rice paddy? The area is actually Liberty’s new rain garden, and is quickly reaching completion. A permeable path of rocks and water-absorbing plants combine to create one of Liberty’s newest sustainable features....

A working work of art

A working work of art

Megan So, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015


Filed under Photo of the Day, Uncategorized

The Hammering Man in downtown Seattle, designed by Jonathan Borofsky, is one of many around the world. He is 48 feet high and can be viewed hard at work on University Street in front of the Seattle Art Museum.

Talent show tales of success

Talent show tales of success

Kenadi Browne; Marthe Jatun, Staff Writer(s)

March 26, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

The annual Talent Show just passed recently! ASB sophomores selected the most talented students at Liberty to perform Tuesday, March 3, at 7pm. “I’m looking forward to seeing all the amazing talent at Liberty,” sophomore Nicole D’Ettore, who is performing in the show, said. Tickets for the show...

The return of the prodigal toner

The return of the prodigal toner

Jordan Carlson, Backpage Editor

March 26, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

AP English and Journalism advisor Kris Daughters saves the efficiency of the Journalism staff. After a long and torturous month of low toner, the journalists were losing hope. But on February 24 Daughters lifts the hearts of a stressed out journalism class and reinstitutes sanity and happiness to the...

Hands-on learning

Hands-on learning

Jocelyn Tierney, Entertainment Editor

March 26, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Sliding a bowling ball across the ice, Junior Alex Le pushes the ball to junior Jocelyn Tierney this last Monday, March 3. The physics classes are studying frictionless motion and got to walk to SnoKing to conduct this experiment.  “It was a lot more interesting than just sitting in class, we really...

Golfers prepare for upcoming season

Golfers prepare for upcoming season

Gabby Messina, Staff Writer

March 26, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusives, Photo of the Day

Senior Christina Snow and sophomore Jada Woo prepare for the golf season at a pre-season practice at Newcastle Golf Course. While these practices are optional, many attend to keep their game on par during the offseason. “I’m really looking forward to this year,” said senior captain Hannah Hanson,...

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