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Dangers of TikTok

Dangers of TikTok

Averiyan Rougeau, Writer November 7, 2022

TikTok is a social media platform for users to create content and share it with other viewers, the videos could be humorous, or with dancing and whatever people would like to create, and others who would...

The Very Real Mental Health Crisis

The Very Real Mental Health Crisis

LCCA Staff, Writer/Reporter November 7, 2022

We have a crisis on our hands, and as a society, we need to do something about it. There is a mental health crisis, here in America and 43.8 billion people suffer from episodes each year. The number is...

History of Halloween!

History of Halloween!

Averiyan Rougeau, Writer October 24, 2022

Each year on October 31st, people come together and knock at people's doors and yell “Trick-or-Treat!”. What is Halloween? Halloween is a holiday for children and adults where they dress up in...

HAVE YOU READ THE GIVER?

HAVE YOU READ THE GIVER?

Rhaelynne LeDay, Writer/ Reporter September 12, 2022

Last year in my 7th grade English class, we read The Giver, by Lowis Lowry. At first, I hated it because I hate reading, but as we started reading and got into it more, it quickly became one of my favorite...

Remembering the lives lost during the tragic incident in Uvalde, Texas

The Rise of School Shootings Across the United States

LCCA Observer Staff, Writers/Reporters September 2, 2022

Each day it seems, innocent children are injured and killed in school shootings across the United States. A recent example is a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas that killed 19 children...

5 Ways to Combat Stress During the School Year and Beyond

5 Ways to Combat Stress During the School Year and Beyond

LCCA Observer Staff, Writers/Reporters August 26, 2022

Stress is something that most students face especially during the school year. Oftentimes, stress goes unresolved because students either don’t trust the people in their lives to share their problems...

Mother paid her son 1,800 to Stay off Social Media for 6 years

Mother paid her son 1,800 to Stay off Social Media for 6 years

Cailee Jones, Writer/Reporter April 13, 2022

Ms. Lorna Klefsaas offered her son $1,800 to stay off of all social media platforms for 6 years. When Sivert Klefsaas was only 12 years age, His mother came up with an idea of giving him a check of $1,800...

Calcasieu Kings

Calcasieu Kings

Cailee Jones, Writer/Reporter April 13, 2022

April 9th, the Calcasieu Kings took their first lost against Lafayette. Both teams were undefeated, until they faced off against each other. It was a very good game and both teams worked hard to win, to...

Augustus Nathaniel Lushington

Augustus Nathaniel Lushington

Khloe Wolfe, Writer/Reporter March 8, 2022

Augustus Nathaniel Lushington was born on August 1, 1869 and was the first African American to earn Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Lushington was born in the south Caribbean of the island of Trinidad....

10 Movies for Black Lives Matter

10 Movies for Black Lives Matter

Cailee Jones, Writer/Reporter February 7, 2022

We are now getting into Black History Month, which is an annual celebration of African American history that honors the contributions and sacrifices of African Americans who helped make/shape what the...

Updated CDC Guidelines

Updated CDC Guidelines

Carlos Este-McDonald, Writer/Reporter February 7, 2022

The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and  Prevention ) have advised schools to cancel "high risk" after-school activities following the rising COVID cases. These activities are things that increase your...

Saving lifes against Covid-19

Saving lifes against Covid-19

Cailee Jones, Writer/Reporter January 21, 2022

In my opinion the City of Lake Charles needs to be more hands on with the covid-19 mandate because the covid-19 number are going up every day and we don’t see that since they are rising slow again in...

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