Lion Tales

Lincoln Takes on West Coast Elite Dance Competition

Lincoln High School dance team performing their contemporary piece. West Coast Elite hosted a dance competition at Valley Christian High School. January 18, 2020, Located at Valley Christian High School (Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

January 22, 2020

On January 18, 2020, different schools across Northern California came to compete at Valley Christian High School for the annual West Coast Elite competition; this was the beginning of the multiple dance competitions that will be taking place this year. Dance teams from different high schools train fo...

Welcome Back Mrs. Creech!

Mrs. Creech alongside a mountain of books.  (Gio Quezadas/ Liontales)

Gio Quezadas, Journalist

January 17, 2020

Last semester, Lincoln had three staff members on maternity leave. One of those members was English teacher Mrs. Creech who was teaching at Lincoln for the first time.  She went on maternity leave in late May prior to the end of the school year. Mrs. Creech gave birth to a beautiful baby girl, E...

Dance and Desserts 2019 Gallery

Convertibles ready to take on the stage. Dance and Desserts is the annual fundraiser for Lincoln's Convertibles. December 13, 2019 Located at the Black Box Theater (Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

January 15, 2020

December 13, 2019 The Lincoln Convertible’s recently performed their annual Christmas show to fundraise for USA Dance Nationals at Orlando, Florida. They performed a variety of different dances with different styles and music, and even had guest performers such as the Lincoln Performance Company and...

Opinion: Is Donald Trump’s Impeachment Seen Abroad Great News?

Collage of Donald Trump and the flag of Belgium next to the one of the United States. 
(Tabatha Menten/Lincoln Lion Tales)

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

January 15, 2020

A quick summary If you don’t remember why Donald Trump has been impeached, here’s an easy summary! Two months ago, Donald Trump has been accused of digging up damaging information on one of his Democrat challenger and his son, thanks to the President of Ukraine. He had also withholds $400m of militar...

OP-ED: Australian Wildfires: Who’s Helping and What You Can Do To Support

A Koala almost burned to death by the Australia fires.

Ariana Noble, Editor

January 15, 2020

A nationwide fire that has killed 24 people and burned down 2,000 homes is nowhere near the end. The air in Australia is almost unseeable with orange skies, not from the sunset. As fires are normal in Australia due to their warm and dry climate, this fire season is hitting harder than the rest. With cont...

Matilda the Musical Gallery

Miranda Rojasa playing the lead role as Matilda. Matilda the Musical is a Lincoln play for Fall 2019. November 7, 2019 Located at the Black Box Theater (Lion Tales/Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

December 13, 2019

Matilda the Musical was performed at Lincoln's black box Theater during the month of November. The play was based of Roald Dahl's book titled, "Matilda." A childhood classic that has now been created into a musical! This exciting story got the audience laughing and nostalgic as the characters played...

77th Annual Big Bone 2019 Gallery

Lions celebrating after their win against San Jose High School with the big bone trophy. (Adrian Uribe)

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

December 11, 2019

The 77th annual Big Bone game was at Lincoln on Thanksgiving day. The stands were filled with Lincoln alumni, students, and parents of football players. Everyone was excited to see the turnout of the game and see who would take home the bone for 2019. There were special performances from Lincoln's dance...

Bang Bang You’re Dead! A School Shooting Play

Victims of the shooting displaying their pain. SJSU came to Lincoln to show them a first-take of

Andrea Saldana, Editor

December 9, 2019

San Jose State University gave Lincoln High School the pleasure to have a first-look at their upcoming show titled, “Bang Bang You’re Dead!” written by William Mastrosione and directed by Buddy Butler. The theater show is about a young man and how his decision on shooting his high school was de...

Girls Soccer Preview

2018 Varsity Girls Soccer (Lincoln Lion Tales)

Edgar Uribe, reporter

December 5, 2019

After a 5-0 win in the first preseason game against the Del Mar Dons and a 5-1 win against Mt. Pleasant in the second game, the Lady Lions continue to prepare for the upcoming 2019-20 winter season.  Last Season, the Lady Lions had an overall record of 5 wins, 10 losses, and 5 ties with the league...

OP/ED: My First Thanksgiving

My First Thanksgiving- Thanksgiving lived by a Belgian girl 
(Tabatha Menten/Lincoln Lion Tales)

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

December 4, 2019

November 28, I experienced my first Thanksgiving. As an exchange student from Belgium, I had never tried a Thanksgiving meal. What were the differences between this meal and a regular family dinner? What did I like? What did I dislike?  The Differences A family dinner is a dinner with your family. Thank...

Freedom Of Speech Leads to Career Ending Outcome: Colin Kaepernick’s Protest

Colin Kaepernick and teammate kneeling for Black Lives matter movement during national anthem.

Ariana Noble, Editor

December 4, 2019

What is freedom of speech when we are oppressed by society? Ask Colin Kaepernick, he’d know. As a form of protest, Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem before their game against the Green Bay Packers in 2016. After this, Bay Area’s 49ers owners made an executive decision to release him. 3 year...

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Graphic featuring some of the cover art (Anjanai Vallez/ Lincoln Lion Tales)

Anjanai Vallez, Editor

December 4, 2019

Despite Frank Ocean’s limited interviews, never touring and little social media activity he has yet to escape the limelight since the release of his debut album, "Channel Orange". Since 2012, Ocean has become one of the most influential artists of our generation by creating a relatable mix of R&B,...

Bilingual Student Newspaper of Abraham Lincoln High School, San Jose California.