‘Credible calls’ regarding Instagram school threats garner additional police presence at LOHS on May 29

By Megan Kelley Review Writer In the early hours of the day on May 29 the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office received two different calls regarding a supposed threat against Lake Orion High School. One of these calls, from the Michigan State Police’s “OK to say” line, cited an Instagram post titled “killthekids98” which referenced LOHS […]

Village of Lake Orion meetings

The Lake Orion Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. June 6, and then its regular meeting at 6 p.m. June 25. The Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority holds its regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. June 18. The DDA Board of Directors regularly meets on the second Tuesday of […]

Rep. Elissa Slotkin visits Downtown Lake Orion

U.S. Representative Elissa Slotkin held a coffee-chat on Monday at ABeanToGo in Downtown Lake Orion. Dozens of residents came to talk with Slotkin about issues such as the current political climate, House bills and what Michigan’s 8th district Representative is doing to keep her campaign promises. Rep. Slotkin discussed her ideas for bringing more jobs […]

Public Safety

The OCSO Orion substation responded to 368 calls from May 27- June 2, 2019 • Felony Arrests: 3 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 2 • Accidents: 16 Unlocked vehicle is target of theft Deputies responded to the 800 block of Laird Street at 6:38 a.m. May 27 for a larceny report after an Orion Township resident, 33, […]

New Graduates – Life is what you make it!

It is graduation time and it is a wonderful time to celebrate the students’ completion of their many years in school. Congratulations to all the parents or grandparents who have supported the grads through their school years, and for being their biggest fans. You’re the support which got them to where they are today. While […]

Lake Orion High School Top 10 Graduates of 2019

Madison Caswell Parents: Fred and Carol Caswell GPA: 4.3867 College: Oakland University Honors College Scholarships: Oakland University’s Platinum Presidential Scholar Award. Clubs/Activities/Sports: National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Dragons MD, tutoring. Awards/Certificates: Lamp of Learning Academic Letter, Bronze Pin, Silver Pin, and Gold Pin; President’s Award for Educational Excellence; Summa Cum Laude Gold Cord; […]

Fisher, Nuss named LOHS ‘Athletes of the Year’

Fisher, Nuss named LOHS ‘Athletes of the Year’

Jaden Fisher was recognized as the Male Athlete of the Year and Tessa Nuss as the Female Athlete of the Year during the Lake Orion High School Senior Academic and Honors Awards Ceremony on May 28. Athletic Director Chris Bell made the presentations, acknowledging not only the students’ athletic abilities, but their commitment to academics. […]

Girls track & field finishes sixth at states

The Lake Orion girls varsity track and field team finished sixth at the Michigan High School Athletic Association 2019 Lower Peninsula Division 1 Girls Track & Field Finals at East Kentwood High School on Saturday. Earning all-state honors were: Junior Sarah Griffin finished fifth in the pole vault, clearing 10-feet, 9-inches. In the 100m hurdles, […]

Boy’s track & field earns all-state honors

Lake Orion’s boys track and field team finished 12th in the final team standings, with 18 points, at the Michigan High School Athletic Association 2019 Lower Peninsula Division 1 Boys Track & Field Finals at East Kentwood High School on Saturday. “Andrew Nolan ran a great race in the 1,600m run to set a personal […]