Monthly Archives: April, 2021

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Contributors: Mary Mabry    Your Power   Billie Eilish - “Your Power”Listen now on @Spotify. https://t.co/0s1wDAoXyA pic.twitter.com/oz4LneT3Bo— billie eilish (@billieeilish) April 30, 2021   This week, Billie Eilish...

Census numbers released, NC gains a seat

The Census Bureau recently released the numbers gathered from the 2020 census. Only seven House seats require reallocation from state to state, much smaller...

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Review

On April 23, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train officially debuted in theatres across the country. According to Polygon, the highly anticipated anime movie already raked...

The Weeknd and Ariana Grande Collab in New “Save Your Tears” Remix

On April 23, The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye) released his new remix of “Save Your Tears” featuring Ariana Grande. The original version is still quite popular and ranks sixth on Billboard’s...

Art Unblocked 2021: The Art

By: Matthew Levecque   Together, Arts Access and the City of Raleigh’s Block Gallery, are hosting the Art Unblocked exhibit from March 3 to May 14....

5 Interview Tips for Teenagers

Getting a job is one of the biggest obstacles that people face during their lives. Many people also consider the interview process to be...

Apple Is Coming To Raleigh

In 2018, Apple made a 5-year goal to invest $350 billion in the United States. After surpassing this goal, Apple raised its level of...

Final Exams For Spring Semester Information

  On Monday, April 26, Ian Soloman, the principal of LRHS, released the final exam protocols and schedule for the 2021 Spring Semester. The information...

No More Music: Sports Teams Lose a Valuable Tradition

Yet another Leesville tradition has died: athletes have lost the right to listen to the warm-up music they choose and instead, are only able...

New Marijuana Bills in the General Assembly

The NC General Assembly introduced two different bills regarding marijuana in April. Senate Bill 771 focuses on legalizing medical marijuana while HB 617 aims...

NCMA Art in Bloom

By: Ellie Thompson   On June 3-6 and 10-13, the North Carolina Museum of Art will hold their annual Art in Bloom exhibit. Due to the pandemic,...

The Rise, Fall, and Resurrection of Japanese City Pop

Japanese city pop is a lot more than just a genre of music; it tells the story of 1980’s Japan, a golden era in...

BTS x McDonald’s Collab?

Monday, April 19, McDonald’s tweeted out an upcoming meal in collaboration with the popular Kpop band BTS.  https://twitter.com/McDonalds/status/1384129736570327045?s=20 https://twitter.com/McDonalds/status/1384129743675559940?s=20 This collaboration is similar to other limited-edition celebrity...

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Contributors: Cassidy Farrell and Lauren Taylor   Spring Wardrobe Staples   @angieeyooo Reply to @user29749968232667 not a closet essentials but a spring essentials 🥰🌱 #springootd...

How RAbbots Baths Started Amidst a Global Pandemic

By: Aditi Yerra   During the pandemic, Ashley M.’s 8 year old son had a school project where he had to create his own business. They...

NC Life and Science Museum preserving NC Wildlife

By: Aditi Yerra Green Lined Climate Change Environment Infographic by Aditi Yerra

Understaffing Causes Woe In American Businesses

As more and more Americans receive some form of the COVID-19 vaccine, the country is slowly returning to normal. The pandemic saw the country...

The Future of Covid 19 “Vaccine Passports” and Traveling

The Biden administration and private companies are working to develop a standard way of handling vaccine credentials -- often referred to as “vaccine passports”...

YA Books You Should Read

Books are an opportunity to escape this world and go into another world full of mystery, fantasy, romance, and horror among other things. With...

Retail Resale: The Next Step For Fast Fashion Companies

To be successful as a fashion brand in this day and age, brands must prioritize sustainability. With millions of clothing items being produced unethically...

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