Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Review: The SixthSense Device

Pranav Mistry brought fame to himself with his great feats in the computer science field and revolutionary inventions. He currently holds the title...

Analysis of Block Schedule at Leesville

Leesville Road High School operates on a block schedule: four eighty-five minute classes each semester, for a total of eight classes per year. However,...

The History of Thanksgiving

Following years of persecution and hate in Holland and England, a group of 102 people left Europe in search of freedom. Following a months-long...

PISA test returns, raises same old questions

On October 27, randomly selected 15 year-old Leesville sophomores took the Program for International Student Assessment, or PISA. The assessment is a computer-based test...

Food Studies: What are they really telling us?

We all like that we know what we should put into our bodies. We know that consuming foods in excess is bad for us,...

Dr. Mash Named Teacher of the Year

On November 2, Dr. Mark Mash was named Leesville Road High School’s Teacher of the Year. A Latin teacher, Mash earned this admirable award...

College Board Makes Changes to the SAT

The most well-known test among high schoolers is morphing into something “highly relevant to your future success” according to collegeboard.org. The SAT is regarded...

Mr. Glass’s Remarkable Lesson

  The day was November 11, 2015 when the respectable Morris Glass visited Leesville Road  High School, once again, to share his remarkable story. “No movie...

Speak Avenue Provides Speaking Help to Student

A large part of a high schooler’s career is spent presenting. Whether it’s giving a presentation, debating, or performing some kind of skit, students...

The Impact of Polls in Federal Elections

As time passes, the presidential race has become more and more complex. The path to become the President is long, and in order to...

The Story So Far continues to grow

The Story So Far performed November 11 at Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro, a small town next to University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. The...

Students outraged by Snapchat

On Monday, September 21, students discovered a popular social media app was blocked through all Wake County Public School wifi networks due to lack...

Why random acts of kindness are important

In the ancient religions of Buddhism and Hinduism, the term “karma” refers to the sum of actions in a person's past and present existences;...

Saving Grace Walk Against Animal Abuse

Saving Grace’s third animal Walk Against Animal Abuse was Saturday, November 14 at Lake Lynn. Saving Grace is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping...

Black Mass: A Story of Whitey Bulger

The infamous Johnny Depp strikes again in his latest film “Black Mass”. Portrayed on screen as 1980’s Boston mobster Whitey Bulger, Depp was able...

History of Veterans Day

Surprisingly and unfortunately, a good portion of Americans do not know the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. Veterans Day celebrates all soldiers,...

You need the app: Drop Messages

Drop Message, a new social media app, could have the potential to become very popular. Essentially, it is Instagram, Twitter, and Yik Yak combined,...

Leesville’s trip to Windy Gap

On October 16 through 18, Leesville students involved in Young Life traveled to Windy Gap. Young Life is a Christian organization brought into high...

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LRHS Women’s Golf

Spirit Week

Bring SMART Lunch Back

Lights, Camera, Homecoming!

Exchange Students at Leesville

No More Indian Princesses

First Leesville Football Loss

 Model UN at Leesville

iOS Update

Hispanic Heritage Month

Pride Athletic Club Pass

Local Band: Sweet Dream

The Benefits of Music

Balancing a Job During School

The Banned Books Controversy

 Bringing Back Pep Rallies

Test Taking 

 Game Design Academy