The North Star

  • March 18Congratulations to LCN Combined Choirs and LCN Select Ensemble, who earned Division 1 ratings at festival and qualified for States!

  • November 14The LCN Band placed 100th with 88.325 points. This was the best showing and highest score in LCN history !! Congrats to the Marching Crusaders

  • October 19Congratulations to the girls golf on becoming co-champs on the MAC blue dual.

2018-2019 Staff

Morgan Sputa


Name: Morgan Sputa Grade: 12th Position on staff: Editor-in-Chief Fun fact about me: I want to attend college and major in pre-med and become a pediatrician Sports/Hobbies: In school, I am apart of Key Club, National Honor Society, Writing for Publications and Link Crew. Outside of school I work at Bed Bath and Beyond, I enjoy attending school events and hanging out with my family and ...

Brenna Filbey

Copy Editor

Name: Brenna Filbey Grade: 11 Position on staff: Copy Editor Fun fact about me: I am one of the oldest Juniors, and I am Canadian. Sports/Hobbies: I have been on the swim team for three years. I love to read and write, and I also am a huge Harry Potter fan.

Victorianna Beels

Business Manager

Name: Victorianna Beels Grade: 11 Position on staff: Business Manager Fun fact about me: I have an interest in the history of World War II Sports/Hobbies: Outside of the newsroom, I am on the varsity swim team; I love to read, write, and I have a passion for learning...

Victoria Myers

News Editor

My name is Victoria (Tori) Myers. I am the News Editor of The North Star this school year. I also am on staff as a photographer. This is my second year being on staff, and I am very excited to be able to be the News Editor. When it comes to hobbies outside of newspaper I do not have many, but there are a few. I enjoy reading as well as writing creative stories. I also enjoy taking photos and drawing....

Nayely Espinoza-Perez

Opinions Editor

Name: Nayely Espinoza-Perez Grade: 11 Position on staff: Opinions editor Fun fact about me: My passion for writing is immense; however, I hope to become a Cardiac Surgeon! Sports/Hobbies: I''m constantly active. I'm always doing something. I love to read and write. Watching The Walking Dead and Grey's Anatomy is a must!

Abby Reeder

Entertainment Editor

Name: Abby Reader   Grade: 10th   Position on staff: Entertainment Editor   Fun fact about me: I love the Ohio State Buckeyes   Sports/Hobbies: I play Soccer and I am on student council

Gina Hofbauer

Features Editor and Photographer

Grade: 12 Position on staff: Features Editor, Photographer. Fun fact about me: I have been publishing in the North Star since freshman year although, at the time, freshmen were not allowed on staff. I have also served many positions through the years such as social media manager, cover editor, opinion columnist, and co- editor in chief. Sports/Hobbies: Outside of the newsroom, I’m a dancer...

Taylen Abbott

Sports Editor and Photographer

Grade: 10 Position on staff: Sports Editor, Photographer Fun fact about me:I start at middle linebacker and wide receiver and second string running back for LCN’s JV football team. Sports/Hobbies: Football, Photography, Student Council, and I’m an honor student.

Erin Koscielski

Photo Editor

Name: Erin Koscielski Grade: 12th Position on staff: Photo Editor Fun fact about me: I am in Link Crew, NHS, and Mu Alpha Theta. I also volunteer at a food pantry at a church every Saturday. I also love my cat Molly. Sports/Hobbies: I have been on the trap shooting team for two years now. I love to read and listen to music.

Neko Licavoli

Staff Writer

Carter Genslak

Staff Writer

Chris Peraino

Staff Writer

I am a sophomore at L'Anse Creuse High School North. I am a two sport athlete, I play soccer, and track. I play JV/ Varsity soccer for the high school and it will be my first year for track. I play travel soccer for Michigan Revolution F.C. I like to hangout with friends and my family. And finally, I have two dogs, Rosie and Josie.

Keonna McQuerry

Staff Writer

Keonna McQuerry  Grade 12  Fun Fact About Me: My mother named me after the Queen B herself (My middle name is Beyonce)  Hobbies: I love to act, write, and to make the people around me laugh!  ...

Shane Sellers

Staff Writer

I am a junior at L'Anse Creuse High School North. I play on the varsity tennis team. I am the one singles player. In addition to playing tennis, I like to coach it as well. I have season tickets to the Detroit Tigers, and you can find me there all the time. Oh- let’s not forget I have a Boston Terrier named Ruby.

Mrs. Lisa Macomber


Mrs. Macomber has been the advisor of The North Star since 2017. She was the advisor of Lake Shore High School's student newspaper, The Shoreline, from 2006-2014. Mrs. Macomber graduated from Central Michigan University with a B.A. in Secondary Education with a double major in English and Social Studies and a minor in History. She continued her education at Wayne State University, earning her M.A....

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