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Prouty and King Sign to Row Four More Years

Prouty and King Sign to Row Four More Years

March 7, 2022

Best friends commit D1 to new Bryant University program NOELLE AVENA If rowers need anything, they need each other. Compatible crewmates make a boat, and friends Kristia King and Erin Prouty won’t...

Boys’ Basketball Seniors Lead Team in a Run to the Sun

Boys’ Basketball Seniors Lead Team in a Run to the Sun

March 7, 2022

Team secures trip to Mohegan Sun for ECC Division 1 Final WILL DUMOND Unity can take form in many different ways, and the seniors on the boys varsity basketball team are a prime example. Senior...

Michael Minevich commits to USM

Michael Minevich commits to USM

March 7, 2022

JOSH MORWAY As senior Michael Minevich’s final season on the ELHS wrestling team has come to a close, Minevich plans to take to the mats at the University of Southern Maine. “I was really happy...

Wrestling Pins Down Successful Season

Wrestling Pins Down Successful Season

March 7, 2022

A look into how the recent success of the wrestling team compares to previous seasons JOSH MORWAY ELHS senior Michael Minevich wrestles during a home meet (photo:MMINEVICH). As ECC’s come to...

Youth Coalition Sponsors Healthy Choices

Youth Coalition Sponsors Healthy Choices

March 3, 2022

Ice skating over addiction FIONA SAMUELSON EL’s youth coalition is a mainly parent-run organization that aims to communicate with students at ELHS about ongoing school issues and viable solutions....

Eating Green In East Lyme

March 3, 2022

EL’s many restaurants provide more plant-based options than one may think. Saga reporters Kylee and Fiona went to four local spots to find some vegan and vegetarian meals. Fiona, a vegetarian, went...

ELHS Spring Blood Drive Calls for All Healthy Donors

ELHS Spring Blood Drive Calls for All Healthy Donors

March 3, 2022

During a nationwide blood shortage, new legislation allows 16-year-olds to donate blood IZZY PAGGIOLI One blood donation can save up to three lives; with a goal of 36 pints for the upcoming spring...

Winter Market Banishes Cold Weather Blues

Winter Market Banishes Cold Weather Blues

March 3, 2022

Buy some of your favorite plants and fresh baked goods at your local farmers market KYLEE JOHNSTON Fresh, chilled air, and natural light peers through the greenhouse. The smell of fresh flowers...

Saga Soundoff: Will you still wear your Mask?

Saga Soundoff: Will you still wear your Mask?

March 3, 2022

Editor’s Note: These submissions were collected Feb. 23. Since then, the school district has officially dropped the mask mandate. Masks are still strongly recommended. Yes: JILLIAN SYLVESTER Trust...

What’s a Wordle?

What’s a Wordle?

March 3, 2022

Behind the internet phenomenon and new ELHS online rageADAM DICKIE If you’ve walked through the commons or been on social media apps like Twitter, you’ve probably been exposed to Wordle in one...

Poetry Out Loud Gives Voice to the Students

Poetry Out Loud Gives Voice to the Students

March 3, 2022

The competition gives students more than just knowledge of poetry, but a voice CECILE HORST “It was such an experience. I normally hate public speaking, but I remember after I sat back down from...

Teachers Share Thoughts On Clear Touch Boards

Teachers Share Thoughts On Clear Touch Boards

March 3, 2022

ELHS staff voice their opinions regarding Smartboard replacements ADAM DICKIE Ms. Meier: “I love mine, but some of my reasons are superficial! It’s colorful, you can have two students...

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