Kings' Courier

Finding a College Roomate

Finding a College Roomate

Morgan Miller, Senior Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

Part 2 of Making a Decision When I finally made a college decision, I immediately started looking for a roommate. Finding a complete stranger to live with for nine months is hard; luckily, many colleges have apps that help students meet others going to the same college. I downloaded the app for IU...

Together we are Champions

Together we are Champions

Gabe Eurit, Sophomore Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

Last spring, Lewis Cass students put together a group called Champions Together. Champions Together is a partnership between IHSAA and Indiana Special Olympics. This group serves a purpose by involving students with special needs in athletics. The group at Lewis Cass is led by Josh Hanlon and Mckayla ...

You Make It Easy

You Make It Easy

Kirstyn Kiger, Senior Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

  “You're my sunshine in the darkest days. My better half, my saving grace. You make me who I wanna be.” -Jason Aldean Before meeting you, I was lost. I did not realize I was lost or that I even needed to be found, but here we are months later, and you found me. You pulled me from the...

A Lesson Learned from Champions Together

A Lesson Learned from Champions Together

McKayla Thompson, Sophomore writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Showcase

~I’ve seen better days, but I’ve also seen worse. I don’t have everything I want, but I do have all I need. I woke up with some aches and pains, but I woke up. My life may not be perfect, but I am blessed.~   We all have flaws, we all have needs, and we all have imperfections. Looking ...

An Open Letter to My Unexpected Best Friend

An Open Letter to My Unexpected Best Friend

Ashli Key, Junior Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

“But life has a habit of taking those you want closest and throwing them across oceans.”   Dear Blanca, You came into my life out of nowhere. I only knew of you from volleyball but never spoke to you. I guess I never really thought of becoming friends with you at first. I would alw...

An Open Letter to Myself

An Open Letter to Myself

Megan Dishon, Junior Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

Dear Meggy,   Hey. How’s it going? Just kidding, I know how you’re doing. It looks like you have been dealing with a lot lately. I know you’re not the person to really speak about the situations that are troubling you, but I think you should. You’re so quiet when it comes to proble...

An Open Letter to My Role Model

Holly Widner, Senior Editor

January 30, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

Dear Role Model, I never can find the words to say how I feel, but I feel that saying thank you might be a good start. Thank you for helping me grow. Thank you for your advice. Thank you for helping me become the best person I can be. I always look up to you when I feel as if no one stands by my ...

An Open Letter to the Cheerleaders

An Open Letter to the Cheerleaders

January 26, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

Tomorrow we have our biggest performance of the year. We have had many ups and downs while working on this performance, but I am so proud of all of you for the hard work. We have all gotten a lot closer, and I’m glad we’ve all become great friends. Many of us started out the year barely knowing each...

My Final Goodbye

My Final Goodbye

Ashli Key, Junior writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

When I was twelve years old, I lost my Papaw Gaines due to sickness. Shortly after, almost two years, I lost my Mamaw Gaines as well. I never thought that ‘that day’ would come, until it did. I never really saw them much because of the distance between them and me; however, they had a huge impact...

Officially A Boilermaker

Officially A Boilermaker

Holly Widner, Senior Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

The time that every senior nervously awaits finally arrived. I finally received my acceptance to Purdue University! Honestly, the past few months stressed me due to the deafening silence; however, this moment in my life feels like a weight being lifted off my shoulders. Unlike most college student...

An Open Letter to the Ones I’m Leaving Behind

An Open Letter to the Ones I’m Leaving Behind

Kirstyn Kiger, Senior Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

To My Best Friends, This is it. This is the moment we have been waiting for. The end of senior year is near, and the beginning of college is right around the corner. We have waited for this day since we were 15 and in Mr. Mannering’s gym class. From crying over boys to eating insane amounts of junk food...

Anastasia Marie

Anastasia Marie

Kelsey Wise, Junior Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Courier Top First Person Feature, Student Life

A person can rely on a best friend in a time of need or in a time of excitement; but a more precise definition is “a person’s closest friend.” A best friend --to me-- means a lot more than just the person closest to someone. A best friend is someone who causes me to laugh for a solid five minut...

Lewis Cass High School, Walton, Indiana,
Courier Top First Person Feature