Day at the Farm

Laker senior projects give back to community

As part of Karen Smith’s Senior Strategies class at Laker High, seniors worked in small groups or on their own to complete various community service projects in May. The seniors came up with their own projects and they presented them to school administration for approval. Some projects benefited the school, while others helped local communities…

fine arts night hs band

Laker Fine Arts shine at Fine Arts Night

The Laker Fine Arts show brings together the variety of visual and musical art programs that Lakers offers. The evening includes an art show, featuring junior high and high school student artwork from throughout the year. All of the bands perform, from fifth grade to high school, along with the violin club, choir, theater performers…

FFA live auction

FFA banquet raises $8,500

The Laker FFA spring banquet is one of the biggest events at the high school during the school year. This year, about 630 people attended, and between the silent and live auctions, the event raised $8,500 for the FFA program. Many awards and scholarships were given to hard-working FFA students throughout the evening, and the…

students at Delta STEM event

Laker students excel at Delta College’s STEM event

A group of Laker students attended the STEM conference at Delta College May 4 Students heard presentations from Dow, MTU, Ford, and Delta College representatives about STEM careers (science, technology, engineering and math). There were over 30 student research posters presented at the conference that were evaluated on science, engineering and popular vote. The team…

Emir Sensini concert

Spanish concert unites students in music, fun

¡Qué concierto tan impresionante! For those who have no idea what that phrase means, it says “What an awesome concert!” and we’re referring to the Emir Sensini concert Wednesday at Laker High School. Students in Mrs. Segroves’ Spanish classes attended, and Spanish classes from Ubly, Vassar and Owendale-Gagetown schools made the trip for the event.…

Kaylee and Jake

2017 Hueschen Scholarship recipients announced

    Elkton-Pigeon-Bay Port Laker seniors Jake Bushey and Kaylee Wiese recently received very good news – they were selected as recipients of the Gordon W. and Loyse B. Hueschen Science Scholarship. The two seniors will each receive a four-year scholarship to Michigan State University (MSU). The scholarship covers tuition, fees, room and board. Jake,…