Monthly Archives: May, 2021

What are Leesville Students Doing Over Summer Break?

Over the summer of 2020, the Covid-19 pandemic put a damper on student’s summer break and end-of-school-year plans. This year, however, people are vaccinated...

High School Advice from a Class of 2021 Senior

On June 10 and 11, the Leesville Road High School class of 2021 will graduate, thus ending our senior year and our high school...

Teacher Spotlight: Hannah Snell

Hannah Snell is the newest addition to the English department at Leesville Road High School, joining the staff in the 2020-21 school year.  Snell, a...

Quick Bites

Contributors: Lauren Taylor and Lyric Chassin    Friends Reunion   @monaswain My personality in a nutshell, would y'all watch this show? ##friendsreunion is streaming May...

The Era of Greatest Hits

A lot of new music crashed into the scene on Friday May 21: twenty-one pilots released their highly anticipated album Scaled and Icy, Olivia...

A Night Under the Stars

On Saturday, May 22, many LRHS seniors came together to dance, sing, and party the night away in celebration of the school’s prom. With...

Quick Bites

Contributors: Cassidey Farrell and Gretchen Stern   #BillboardMusicAwards   winning BIG tonight. @theweeknd #BBMAs pic.twitter.com/CuHL2FGiiS— Billboard Music Awards (@BBMAs) May 24, 2021   Last night at the Billboard Music...

The best of The Beatles

On the evening of February 9, 1961, in The Cavern Club, a pub located in the industrial town of Liverpool, England, a group of...

Ken Burns’ Hemingway hits PBS

Ernest Hemingway was an American novelist, short story writer, and journalist. He published seven novels, six short story collections, two non-fiction works, and won...

The 2020-2021 Leesville JV Women’s Basketball Season

The Leesville JV women’s basketball team is a place for high school students, especially freshmen, to become acclimated to playing high school basketball, prepare...

Anti-Rest America

Asynchronous days. They’re one of the most unexpected assets during a crazy COVID year -- a blessed reprieve from the chaos of Google Meets...

Pro-Palestine Protest Takes on Downtown Raleigh

On Saturday, hundreds of people marched on downtown Raleigh in protest of Israeli occupation in Palestine.  The protest was one of many across the country...

Tokyo Sniper Album Review

Tokyo Sniper is a Japanese city pop album by Ryusenkei released in 2006. It is the second of Ryusenkei’s 10 albums and regarded as...

Are AP Classes Worth it?

Advanced Placement or AP classes demonstrate academic achievement when successfully completed. However, they come with a boatload of stress and anxiety. So the question...

Quick Bites: The Internet’s Latest News

Contributors: Ellie Bruno and Cassidy Farrell   Back to ‘87   It’s 1987 ... which one do you go to? pic.twitter.com/l1nclmOoxj — Kenneth Palermo (@kennypalermo) May 20, 2021   Twitter user...

JV Baseball Beats Millbrook After Losing in First Game of Double-Header

On Thursday, April 20, the Leesville Men’s JV Baseball team played Millbrook in a double-header.  After Millbrook’s late scoring and win in the first game,...

Student Frantically Tries to Turn in Work Before the Semester’s End

With only three weeks left until summer, the school year is winding down and students are frantically finishing work that built up over the...

Upcoming Spikeball Tournament at Springdale

There will be a spikeball tournament taking place at the Springdale Recreation Club on May 21 at 9:00 PM. The tournament is open to all...

Groups of Leesville Students Went Maskless for Winterfest

This past week, pictures of students dressed up with friends to celebrate a makeshift Winterfest flooded social media. While the school hadn’t released any...

Women’s Lax Team Supports Coach Mac’s Struggle against MS

As the season drew to a close, Leesville’s women’s lacrosse team sported bright orange hair ribbons and socks in honor of Coach Eugene McLemore...

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