LinksLIVE! The LHS News Broadcast 1/23/2020

Thursday, January 23, 2020

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

I’m Adam Al-Hilfy Leon and I’m Cate Frederick

This Saturday, January 25th at the Nebraska History Museum there is a free family fun day Celebrating Nebraska’s Black Leaders from 1-4pm. You can come at anytime! Hear presentations, poetry, and see an original artwork from some of our very own students at LHS who are apart of the NAACP Youth Chapter. There will be many more activities and we would love to see you there! This event is privately sponsored and is not endorsed by LPS.

THE Lincoln High Slam Poetry Team try-outs will be held TOMORROW, January 24th; please contact Ms. Deets for more information on this exciting opportunity for Lincoln High WRITERS, EDITORS, POETS & SPOKEN WORD PERFORMERS’!!!

I’m Juliana Quattrocchi on behalf of your friendly neighborhood Student Council! Did you know nearly 16% of high school students are cyberbullied? Reach out to friends that you think may be experiencing bullying and let them know you care. This Friday, wear blue to help raise awareness about bullying and come by the Ted Sorensen Theatre at 7 pm for Bands Against Bullying. From Motel Citizens to Emma Harner, there’s music for everyone. We’ll see you there. Also, consider ordering an awesome Respect Campaign t-shirt for $8 to raise awareness all year long using the jumpcode YCB1. Go links!

Work Experience Students, your contracts are due to Ms. Carlson in room 207 by Thursday, Jan. 23rd. Please get them handed in to ensure your spot in the class and your ability to earn 10 credits. If you have not yet picked up a contract, you must see Ms. Carlson today!

There is a legislative leadership training and day coming up. Students who are interested please see Miss Overstreet in room 136A periods 1-4, 136B 5-6, or 400 period 7. Signed permission forms are due TOMORROW, THURSDAY, January 23rd. This event is privately sponsored and is not sponsored or endorsed by Lincoln Public Schools.

Today’s After school Opportunities:
– Young Men’s Business Leadership Academy meeting in Room 109
– Comic Creators Collective meeting in 135
– Yezidi Program meeting in Room 100L
– HOSA – Future Health Professionals meeting in Room South133
– LHS Step Chain IIG meeting in South230
– Homework Zone including Science tutoring meeting in the Media Center

A reminder that we have begun serving free dinner at LHS every Monday-Thursday night from 4:30pm-5pm in our cafeteria. Stop by after you get done with practice, ARC, or a CLC club and grab a free meal.

Today’s Dinner Menu: Mexi Pizza with green beans and applesauce
Dinner is served and eaten in the LHS Cafeteria between 4:30-5pm. This is a FREE meal for any student.

Lincoln Graduation will be here in the hallway outside of the Counseling Center TODAY and Friday this week for graduation seniors to order their caps and gowns. The price is $20.00. They will also be selling t-shirts and other memorabilia for the class of 2020. The price for the caps and gowns will go up starting Feb. 1st so please get yours ordered soon!

On the lunch menu today, we have:

Mac & Cheese
Mexi Pizza
Hot Turkey Ham & Cheese Sandwich
Chef Salad
Black Bean Salsa Stuffed Wrap
Meatless Chef Salad and a roll

In Sports today: There will be a Varsity and JV Wrestling triangular here at LHS @ 5:00 pm and Boys reserve basketball plays Norris tonight at Norris High School at 6:30 p.m and a Boys freshman basketball takes on Pius the tenth at Pius also at 6:30 p.m.

That’s all for today. Remember that you can see all past episodes of our show on The Advocate Online website at and a list of all jump codes through the master jump code YZYR.

Thanks for watching our broadcast, and we’ll see you again next time on… LinksLive!

Season 1: Episode 93
January 23, 2020
Produced as part of the Lincoln High
Broadcast Journalism Class

Adam Al-Hilfy Leon

Cate Frederick

Juliana Quattrocchi

Camera Operator/Lights/Audio:
Evan Dang

Teleprompter/Studio Setup:
Evan Dang

Evan Dang
Greg Keller

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