Monthly Archives: February, 2015

The unfortunate truths behind the NC school report cards

Last week, the State Board of Education revealed a new letter grading system for 2400 public schools and the results may be unsettling for...

The DUFF does enough to be an honest high school story

It’s an incredible feat for any movie to try and recreate the unique environment that is high school. The DUFF tries to do exactly...

Big envelopes & high hopes: Students’ reactions on impending Carolina decisions

UNC-Ch’s early decision acceptance day has been the cause of anxiety for Leesville seniors regarding their upcoming fates. Carolina’s generally selective acceptance rate gives...

Stun guns and philosophy

When most people see a headline like that, the first thought that goes through their head is something akin to: “What an idiot!” “Why...

Teen love

According to Stage of Life, 92% of teens hope to get married sometime throughout their lives. Although almost all teens want to spend their...

Amoeba Culture presents “The First Chapter” in the US

Korea’s hip-hop heavyweights are finally here! Korean record label Amoeba Culture has announced that they will be hosting two concerts in the United States,...

Crush and Zion T release MV for ‘Just’

Two of Korea’s biggest names in R&B are at it again with a new single entitled “Just.” Thought this isn’t their first collab, Crush...

The DUFF’s actors speak out about their own high school experiences

Robbie Amell, Mae Whitman and Bella Thorne, stars from the CBS film, The DUFF, sat down for a conference call with several high school...

Harper Lee’s second act

On Tuesday, Harper Lee announced to release a second book: the sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird. According to an interview with ABC News, the...

Helping Horse Therapeutic Riding Program

Helping Horse Therapeutic Riding Program is located off Shooting Club Road in North Raleigh. The small horse barn off the narrow dirt road may...

Musical styles converge in “FourFiveSeconds”

Collaborations between modern artists and musical “legends” always seem to produce some of the most interesting compositions. For example, take “FourFiveSeconds” by Rihanna ft....

2015 Super Bowl Ads

This year the Super Bowl commercials took a new approach than that of the usual comical advertisements that so many viewers anticipate. Most of...

Leesville receives an “A” on its school report card

Leesville Road High School teachers and administrators were able to breathe a sigh of relief after receiving an “A” on their first school report...

Spreading the love through song

As students settle into their second semester schedules, Valentine’s Day is slowly but surely around the corner, and the students at Leesville know it’s...

Leesville PTSA renovates teachers lounge

The Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) at Leesville completed renovation work in January on the teachers lounge located on the first floor of the...

Leesville Sports Medicine wins the olympics

This past Wednesday, February 4, Leesville’s Sports Medicine team attended the Wake County Sports Medicine Olympics. They were held at Cary High School. At...

Dancing on the basketball court

Between their Homecoming performance and winter concert, the Leesville Dance Ensemble has spent the past few weeks working hard to prepare for their most...

NLHS welcomes nineteen new members

Leesville’s National Latin Honor Society has welcomed another wave of devoted Latin lovers. The club held its annual spring induction ceremony this past Monday. An...

Victory Junction work day

Victory Junction is a summer camp for children with serious illnesses. At the camp, attending kids are able to gain the confidence and independence...

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