LinksLive! The LHS News Broadcast 9/27/19

Friday, September 27, 2019

Good morning, Lincoln High! Welcome to LINKS LIVE!  The Lincoln High Morning News Show.   

I’m Jacob Vanderford, and I’m Tyler Schumacher


It’s FESTIVUS! Remember that we have an adjusted schedule. Periods are shorter, and 5th and 6th periods are flipped. Check the schedule on the Advocate Online Website at for details and for a list of all activities, prices, maps and more.

If you want to attempt to take our jobs on LinksLive stop by our booth to try to do what we do everyday! You could be on Monday’s broadcast!

A Reminder from the Festivus Committee: : 

TICKETS will be sold in Cafeteria TODAY as well as OUTSIDE during Festivus.  Be patient and kind while you wait to do the FREE obstacles and be a GOOD CITIZEN and DO NOT LITTER.  Use the trash cans and recycling bins. THANKS!


It is Friday so the office will be playing a variety of music during passing periods. If you figure out the THEME for the day, you could win a prize! Fill out the Google form to submit your guess.

Jump Code: OMY7


If you have not picked up your pictures from Lifetouch please do so in the associate principals office 200F. Please grab them ASAP! Retakes are September 30th. Also, if you did NOT order but would like to, you still can online! Come to 200F for more info!


Do you have questions for the LinksLive! Broadcasters? Want to know more about us or the show? Do you have suggestions for stories or things you’d like to see on future episodes? 

Fill out the form at Jump Code Y4OY to contribute to next week’s segment of Ask LinksLive!

We are excited to hear from you!  


YMCA Youth and Government invites you to join their program year kick-off event TOMORROW  from 10:30am – 3:30pm [NEED TO FIND OUT LOCATION] to learn more information on how to start a chapter at your school.

For more information about the YMCA Youth and Government program and to register for the event, please visit their website: 


And here’s a special announcement from Fellowship of Christian Athletes If you haven’t attended an FCA Morning Meeting yet, you’ll have another chance on Tuesday, in Mr. Droud’s room. More information to come on Monday morning.

And now to Rodrigo Munoz with LHS Sports:

Today in Sports:

Boys Varsity Tennis will play at 9am in the Lincoln North Star Invitational at Woods Tennis Center

Varsity Football will travel to Omaha Central to take on the Eagles. Kick off is at 7:00.

Saturday’s action includes:

Varsity and JV Cross Country will race at Bryan at 8:30

And Varsity Softball will play at Gallager Park in an Invitational starting at 9:00

That’s all the sports news for today, now back to the studio.


African American Caucus has a field trip coming up for Seniors Only. The Fall Black Leadership Symposium at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is on November 6th. If you are interested in going to this great event please email Miss Overstreet or locate her in room 136B periods 5-6 or after school. You will have until Oct. 4th to decide if you would like to attend The Black Leadership Symposium. Thank you!


Seniors! Next week are our APPLY2College Days! Have you signed up? We will have Admissions Counselors here from colleges from all over the state of Nebraska.

Oct. 1- Nebraska PUBLIC 4-year colleges, Oct. 2-Nebraska PRIVATE 4-year Colleges, Oct. 3-Community Colleges. From 1-4th periods each day. You can come for 1 period each day if needed. Use JUMPCODE PZGV to sign up today!


On Wednesday during Dungeons and Dragons club the Mad Men without mouths had a glorious victory against the hideous Spider Queen Arania and her Spider Army. The Dragon clan continues their journey East to the forge of the fire giants. While in a sad turn of events 1 of our characters died of old age at the age of 123. He is survived by his 3 minotaur children Ed, Secretariat, and Lou and his wife Agnus.


And on the lunch menu today, we have

French Toast Sticks with Sausage Links, Personal Hamburger Pizza, Hot and Spicy Chicken Sandwich, or a Chef Salad

Meatless Entrées include: French Toast Sticks with Cheese Sticks, or a Meatless Chef Salad with a Roll


Be sure to wish Ms. Haller a happy birthday today at Festivus!

Also wish Ms. Eilers a happy birthday as her birthday is on Sunday!


That’s all for today. Remember that you can see all past episodes of our show on The Advocate Online website at


Thanks for watching our broadcast, and we’ll see you at… FESTIVUS!