Monthly Archives: December, 2020

Why give to Christmas Charities?

In addition to presents, trees, holiday parties, and family, donations are a popular part of the Christmas season. It is a time filled with...

A New Hope

“It’s just like the light at the end of the tunnel has shown us how stinky and bad the tunnel is.”  Breaking character on SNL...

Teen Dramas Over The Decades

The concept of teen dramas have been consistent throughout the decades. However, each decade we are introduced to a new set of characters that...

New Marvel Shows Coming to Disney+

Marvel Studios recently announced their new upcoming projects and release dates during their Disney Investor Day.Through Disney+, Marvel will release brand new shows and...

Holiday Trends of my Leesville Instagram Followers

Leesville with a diverse group of students and staff members. We all have different holiday traditions and celebrate different holidays.  I asked my followers on...

Coats for Children

Coats for Children, also known as Coats for Kids, is a WRAL major community campaign to support families in need.  Unfortunately, thousands of children in...

Review of Netflix’s Newest Musical, “The Prom”

On December 11, a week after its theater debut, The Prom appeared on Netflix.  Overview of the Musical In this movie, four less-than-popular Broadway stars and...

The Queen’s Gambit

When Netflix dropped a drama about a young girl playing chess many people were apprehensive. After all, the story is about chess and who...

COVID-19 Vaccine Basics

On Monday, Sara Lindsay became one of the first Americans to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. "It didn't feel any different from taking any other...

Britain Begins to Vaccine Citizens for COVID-19

Scenes like this have been unfolding in many British doctor’s offices and hospitals. The United Kingdom is the first country to vaccinate the public...

Exam Schedule

Exams this year, like most things, look different than previous years. The majority of exams are teacher-made and virtual. (Photo used by permission of...

UNC dominates Miami in a Top 25 Matchup

The Tar Heels look to continue their great season and get their first signature win under Mack Brown in his return to UNC. Miami...

Wonder Woman 1984

Wonder Woman 1984 releases on Christmas Day this year after a year of fans awaiting its arrival to the silver screen. It will debut...

Civics Has Been Lying to Us

The purpose of the three branches of government is to be checks on one another, but are becoming increasingly hyperpartisan and polarized. (Used by...

Holiday Cheer? Or Dispair?

Pandemic during Christmas? LRHS students give their own opinions on the changes this holiday season. (Photo courtesy of Chase Dutton) With the holidays and Christmas...

Varsity Volleyball Loses to Sanderson

Leesville’s Varsity volleyball team circles up with Coach Hensler during a timeout. During the timeout, the team strategized how to best continue the set....

Quick Bites

Contributors: Lauren Taylor and Cassidy Farrell  Who Said Spooky is Limited to October? View this post on...

The Second Semester Bell Schedule Changes are a Big Mistake

This school year has been a unique one, to say the least.  With all Wake County public high schoolers having done school virtually this past...

Frank Ocean is the Sound of the New Generation of Music

Each generation of music has a specific sound reflective of the time in which it is written. The music of the 60s was characterized...

Spotify Wrapped: An End-Of-The-Year Social Media Favorite

In the age of on-demand streaming and the Internet, countless movies, TV shows, and videos are available with the touch of a finger. Music...

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Local Band: Sweet Dream

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The Banned Books Controversy

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Test Taking 

 Game Design Academy

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