A fire at Lafayette High School remains under investigation today. (February 5, 2013, Page 1)
Lafayette High School will have a more flexible forgiveness policy to allow students with any grade, not just D or F, to retake a course and now also in summer. (December 5, 2012, Page 8)
Lafayette High School students wore purple on Thursday in honor of Amanda Price, a New Albany employee and wife of football coach, who was killed last December. The spirit day was held before the football game tonight. Cheerleaders will also wear purple ribbons at the game. (October 12, 2012, Page 1A)
Whether they attend high school in Lafayette County or the city of Oxford, the students can’t lose — both schools received an A grade this year from the new ranking system released today by the Mississippi Department of Education. (September 14, 2012, Page 1A)
Lafayette High School Student Council President Zach Cain and Student Council Advisor Gail Caldwell write to thank all of those who helped make Teacher Appreciation Day at the school a big success. (May 24, 2012, Page 4)
With over 150 graduates at both local high schools, students shared their gratitude with teachers, staff and parents and fellow classmates on Friday and Saturday. (May 21, 2012, Page 1)
Editor Don Whitten wonders if there’s a new era of cooperation between local entities in the city, county and university coming on with talk of expansion of tennis courts in Oxford. (February 3, 2012, Page 4A)
SPORTS BLOG: The Lafayette Commodores opened region play with a convincing 42-0 win over the Lewisburg Patriots Friday night at William L. Buford Stadium.
(more…) (September 30, 2011)
SPORTS BLOG: SHANNON — The Lafayette Commodores showed why they are the top team in Mississippi once again Friday night with a 56-14 win over Shannon.
LHS QB Jeremy Liggins showed why he is one of the top college recruits in the state as well, this time though, it was with one of the nation’s top college coaches in LSU’s Les Miles roaming the sidelines. (more…) (September 16, 2011)
Rodney Flower will retire as principal of Lafayette High School at the end of June. Applications are now being accepted for the position. (May 27, 2011, Page 2a)