The Budget

Meet Our New Librarian: Shelle Rosenfeld

September 2, 2013

Shelle Rosenfeld is a new librarian here at LHS. Get to know her with us and stop by the library and maybe drop by and say hello in person!...

Jamboree kicks off fall sports seasons Slideshow

August 29, 2013

Students gathered after school Wednesday to cheer their fellow Lions as they prepared for their regular season competition. The fall sports Jamboree is an LHS tradition that lets sports teams practice in front a crowd and gets ...

LINK Orientation Slideshow

August 29, 2013

By Ashley Hocking Four hundred and seventy two nervous freshmen shuffled into the LHS gymnasium on August 14 for their first day of school two weeks ago. The crisp smell of back to school clothing, packed lunches, and way too much colo...

We have a dream

August 28, 2013

  Students shared the dreams of their generation 50 years after Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech. See Video Here...

Slideshow: Seniors pack dance floor for prom night

By Gage Nelson

May 14, 2013

Seniors and their dates filled the ballroom in the Union at the University of Kansas for prom May 11. Prom marked the end of senior week and fell just before the final week of classes for seniors. During the dance, students recorded...

Seniors do the Harlem Shake at prom

By Gage Nelson

May 13, 2013


Students brave cold temperatures for Mud Volleyball

By By Ashley Hocking

May 8, 2013

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April snow surprises students

By Zach Spears

April 23, 2013

April may be winding down, but winter continues to hang around. On Tuesday, students arrived at school during icy weather that turned briefly to snow. The late winter storm led Lawrence High to cancel all athletic events scheduled...

Special Olympians shoot hoops

By By Keyty Ashcraft

January 30, 2013

Cheers and squeaking sneakers echoed throughout Allen Field House on Jan. 15. Children and adults participating in the Special Olympics shot baskets and ran drills at this year’s KU Women’s clinic. Among these players were...

Adam’s Videos: Freshman finds right balance on unicycle

By Adam Graham

December 14, 2012

Freshman Morgan Sisson drew rave reviews when he rolled across the auditorium stage on a unicycle during the talent show earlier this year. In this video, he explains how he got started on the unicycle and how he manages to do...

A Kansas Nutcracker: Inside Scoop

By By Shelby Steichen

December 7, 2012

Each year, the Lawrence Arts Center puts on a winter performance. Their most famous being A Kansas Nutcracker. This show is an adaption of the classical Nutcracker with a Lawrence twist. I began performing in A Kansas Nutcracker...

Video: A day in the life of a newspaper reporter

By Ella Magerl

November 29, 2012

Senior Mallory Thompson explains what it takes to be a member of the newspaper staff. This is Thompson's third year on staff, and she is a member of The Budget's editorial board. ...

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