Monthly Archives: September, 2020

Quick Bites: Internet’s Latest News

Contributors: Savannah Sinor and Viviana Straniero  President Trump Prevented From Banning TikTok A federal judge temporarily revoked President Trump’s ban on TikTok, a popular social media...

Quick Bites: Internet’s Latest News

Contributors: Keeli Johnson and Emma Nani  Trump's Shocking Tax Returns  (Photo taken by Gage Skidmore. Creative Commons) After several years of speculation, President Trump’s tax returns have...

Schools want to Reopen

Wake County is trying to find a way to start in-person learning again. The Board of Education is discussing plans to safely reopen schools....

An Update on the MLB Season

This anything but normal MLB regular season is coming to an end, faster than normal because of the shortened 60 games season rather than...

2020 Parking Pass Changes

The parking space students get is organized by what year the student is in. Sophomores park towards the back, juniors closer to the school,...

Students Thoughts on Virtual Learning

School went from being in a classroom to being on Google Classroom because of the COVID pandemic. Most students are wanting to get back...

Angela Scioli: Covid Relief

Student volunteers stand outside of a fully packed car with food boxes ready to be distributed to the families and students of the trailer...

Zendaya Makes History

Zendaya, 24-year-old actress, made history on Sunday (the 20th) at the Emmy awards for her role in the hit HBO show “Euphoria.” The actress was...

Voter Registration Club

Voter Registration Club is a new club at Leesville Road High School. Its goal is to get as many students as possible to register...

Divine Llama Vineyards

Divine Llama Vineyards offers a unique experience to people of all ages. Adults can drink wine and bring along their children to enjoy the...

The Value of Real Reading

During this technological age there are many kids, youth, and adults that are forgetting the importance of reading tangible books.  People can read everything on...

The Evolution of Hip Hop

What it is and how it all started Hip hop is a popular music genre that originated in African American and Hispanic communities. Hip hop...

Fun Activities to do Outside

NC is home to many different types of environments, from the beach to the mountains and lots of things in between and with the...

How Tech Theatre is Adapting to Virtual Learning

The students in Wrayno’s tech theatre class are learning about costume design and how costumes are important in theatre. Normally this unit would be...

What’s New with iOS 14?

Apple users now have the option to put widgets on their home screens. These widgets can show data from apps like Health and Apple...

Bell Schedule Discrepancies

All 31 high schools in Wake County have unique bell schedules which may impact the success of the students who attend each school. A bell...

Fall-tivities

Tuesday September 22 marks the first day of fall. This season will be here until winter begins December 21.  As autumn sneaks in, so does...

Living with the Virus as a Teenager

Sophia Batista, a junior at Leesville, recently finished her 14-day quarantine after being diagnosed with COVID-19 early September.  Batista was one of the many infected...

Quick Bites: Internet’s Latest News

Contributors: Ashlyn Watkins and Alexis Mast Another Holmes? (Photo Courtesy of Public Domain)  Enola Holmes, starring the famous Millie Bobby Brown and Helena Bonham Carter, was released...

“Bravelands: Broken Pride” Book Review

Bravelands “Broken Pride” cover shown along with the lion pride symbol.  (Photo courtesy of “Shelf Stuff”)  The book Broken Pride by Erin Hunter is the...

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