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If you could have a superpower, which would it be?

  • Mind Reading (45%, 5 Votes)
  • Teleportation (36%, 4 Votes)
  • Super Speed (9%, 1 Votes)
  • I already have a super power, I survived 2020 :) (9%, 1 Votes)
  • Invisibility (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Flight (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 10

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Girls Basketball: Lompoc vs. Cabrillo

Girls Basketball: Lompoc vs. Cabrillo

April 5, 2022

Every change in the scoreboard was stressful for everyone to watch because it was such a close game to the very last second. The Lady Braves had to act as one, in sync through the mind, because at any second the Conquistadors would have scored. As the game was nearing its conclusion, the final score was 36-32 with Cabrillo taking the win.  



March 10, 2022

As Righetti only came with seven players, the coaches and captains agreed on playing with the northern section rules, meaning they would play 6 singles and 3 doubles. In other words, our players would have 9 opportunities for Lompoc’s redemption.

Too Many Ups And Downs: A Recap of the Braves’ 2021 Football Season

Too Many Ups And Downs: A Recap of the Braves’ 2021 Football Season

January 18, 2022

We can look forward to them playing in August and the excitement for more great games in the future is already fluctuating. Surely, the team will dearly miss “Djoker” and Sheldon who will move on to play in college. But, as football is a team sport, the Braves will be able to compensate for the losses with strong team performances!

Green is the Color of Invincibility: St. Patrick’s Day History

Recent News Stories

9 to 5: Get Up and Work!

March 10, 2022

Come see it!” The show dates for the production are March 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, and 20th, and tickets are for sale at this moment. If you are interested in the show, make sure to go to and buy your tickets now!

Weekly Weather Report: 3/8 – 3/14

March 8, 2022

Weekly Weather Report: Tuesday - 3/8 High 66, Low 37 Humidity 42% Winds 10 - 20 mph Mainly...

March 8, 2022

Last year on December 13th, LUSD’s Board of Education president, William “Bill” Heath, resigned...

Laughter: Isaac Delcastillo

Recent Features Stories

Foreign Exchange 2021-2022 — An Exchange of Culture!

November 2, 2021

A tradition held at Lompoc High for many years is the Foreign Exchange Student Program, which persists to the present day.

Drama Club! — 2021

November 2, 2021

Whether it be groundbreaking melodramas, delightful comedies, or truly sublime musicals, Lompoc High School’s Drama Club is full of amazing opportunities.

A Reminiscent Reunion

October 11, 2021

“It was wonderful being back on stage, working together in person.” Although she felt accomplished from the productions last year, she felt even better to produce this play in person with her cast and crew. Even though this performance wasn’t viewed by a live audience, she felt the community was able to come together, especially with the topic of Bystander 9/11.

9 to 5: Get Up and Work!

Recent Arts & Entertainment Stories

Making Up for Lost Time: All Together Now!

February 1, 2022

All Together Now! incorporated many famous musicals like Frozen, Matilda the Musical, High School Musical, and many more.

LHS CHEER — An Arduous Activity

December 14, 2021

Spirit-leading, or cheerleading is one of the most arduous activities at Lompoc High. It requires a great deal of memorization, coordination, and commitment to the team.

December 10, 2021

Following Sapphire's virtual spring dance show, “The Bright Side”, LHS Dance Company has reopened the doors for their first live audience since November 2019! They presented a show full of delightful routines with the theme “Life is Sweet”.