Furyborn by Claire Legrand is a new young adult fantasy novel on the block, jam-packed with conflict, emotion, adventure, and of course, magic. It is the first in the Empirium trilogy, and was released on May 22 of this year. It is a 512 page journey that follows two extraordinary women in two… Read More Furyborn entices readers with an action-packed magical adventure
Lafayette’s volleyball team played at Belhaven University in Jackson, MS at the annual Set It Off Challenge. The Set It Off Challenge is where some of the top teams from around the United States compete against each other. They had mixed results following the tournament. The tournament was hosted on Aug.10 and Aug.11. Lafayette won… Read More Lady Dores season sets it off
Having to deal with the stress of school and maintaining a social life can be hard and sometimes seem impossible. Well, sometimes it is. You’re not always going to be able to make it to the sports event and get all of your homework done. The best way for you to understand how to make… Read More Freshmen Survival
Brandon Turnage has been selected as the first Lafayette football player to ever play in the Under Armour All-American game. This event will be held in Florida on Jan. 4 and will practicing will start on Dec. 28. Brandon Turnage is a cornerback and wide receiver for the Commodores. He is committed to Alabama and… Read More Lafayette’s football star Brandon Turnage honored with All-American title
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Senior Ben Harper accepted a scholarship to play baseball for the University of the South, Sewanee in Tennessee. Harper has been playing since he was young, and is very passionate about the sport. Sewanee was just one of a few schools who offered Harper a scholarship for their baseball team. “I got an offer from… Read More Harper accepts baseball scholarship to Sewanee
Lafayette County’s sheriff of nearly 50 years died at the age of 76. East took office in 1972, and will most likely go down as the longest running sheriff in the state. Alan Willburn, chief investigator for the sheriff’s department, issued a statement on Saturday regarding East’s passing: It is with great sadness that the… Read More Long-running sheriff passes away at 76