Monthly Archives: December, 2016

Why Do We Vote?

Why do we vote? Did we really want to support a loud mouthed businessman or another politician with a shady background? For many people,...

The “Real” in Reality TV

From news to a scripted show about cats, television over the years has widely expanded its realm. However, one of the most popular and...

Christmas Cookie Celebration

This holiday season, the liaison held a cookie decorating party on December 14, 2016 in the Breezeway during all of SMART lunch. Throughout the...

The Long Winter Ahead: How Does a Senior Succeed in Second Semester?

It is a prominent phenomenon that in the final semester of high school, a chunk of students see their grades fall from their previously-held...

A Look into Indoor Track and Field

Leesville’s indoor track and field team has been working hard to prepare for upcoming competitions. Because there is not an indoor track in or...

How Early Should You Start Thinking About College?

One of high school students biggest worries is what they are going to do after graduation-- for many, this means college. Most people consider...

“Sing” Hits a High Note

A recurring plot in many children's and family movies seems to be about talking animals, real and animated. When I first saw commercials for...

ITS Puts on Holiday Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

On December 6 and 7, Leesville’s International Thespian Society put on a Holiday Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre. For $20, guests received pasta, salad, bread...

Mrs. Self Wins Teacher of the Year for the 2016-17 School Year

Mrs. Self is an academic, honors earth science and physical science teacher at Leesville. The 2016-17 school year marks her sixth year of teaching...

Christmas Traditions Among Leesville Students

As Christmas rapidly approaches, many Leesville families prepare for the festivities with their own twists to classic traditions. The blend of cultures and customs...

My Transition from Durham to Raleigh

Durham, North Carolina is my home town, I lived there for fourteen years.  In Durham, I was completely content with my life. I wasn’t...

“Veselé Vánoce” from the Czech Republic

The holiday season is a time when families come together to celebrate and give thanks. However, for the foreign exchange students at Leesville, such...

Explorer Post Programs

“Exploring” is an interactive career based program of Learning for Life, a subsidiary of the Boy Scouts of America. The programs are designed for...

The “Timeless” Value of the Wristwatch

With the increased presence of Smartphones and other high tech devices, how is it that old-fashion watches are sold and companies like Fossil, Citizen,...

Class Rings are In!

On Tuesday, December 6 during SMART Lunch, seniors lined up in the lobby of the main building to receive the senior rings ordered at...

Holiday Cookbook

Holiday Baking Cookbook by Ashley Tysiac

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Bring SMART Lunch Back

New Dance Team Members

Drivers Education Overview

School Bathroom Horror

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