Monthly Archives: August, 2021

Online School vs. In-Person School

As of August 23, 2021, Students at Leesville Road high school have returned to start a new school year. Leesville Road high school and...

The Struggles of Teachers during the Pandemic

Hospitals, businesses, schools, and the world have been affected by the pandemic. One group that has been overworked by the pandemic the most has...

The Return of the Student Section

For the first time in over 18 months, Leesville students of all grades gathered together to cheer the Pride as they took on Panther...

Impact of Store Closures on LRHS Students

Students who work after school may be facing more hours because of recent labor shortages, which could lead to conflict with time to do...

Leesville Installs New Water Bottle Fillers

These stations attach to the top of conventional water fountains and provide a touch free filling experience.  With the spread of Covid 19, it is...

Leesville Cross Country Team Off To A Great Start

Leesville has had a roaring start to the 2021 cross country season.  On Saturday, August 14 and Saturday, August 21, Leesville competed in the first...

Code Blacks

As the summer comes to an end and school begins,fall sports are starting. However, the residual summer heat makes it quite difficult for the...

A Leesville Teaching Legacy: Cinnamon Frame

There’s a new face in room 239 this school year. Taking the position of retired chemistry teacher, Mrs. Duncan, Cinnamon Frame now picks up...

Covid Protocols: Too Much? Or Not Enough?

Going back to school in the midst of a pandemic is a big change for all of us. The CDC, North Carolina Health &...

Personalized Senior Parking Spots

As the 2021-2022 school year kicks off, seniors are embracing traditions every opportunity they get. Most recently, they used chalk to personalize their parking...

How to Narrow Down Your College List

On August 1, college applications opened for all students, and a ton of stress came with it. Trying to balance school, extracurriculars, jobs, and family...

Student’s Summer Highlights

Leesville Road High School students spent their summer doing all sorts of activities, from exciting travels to relaxing days at home with family.  One student...

Returning To School In A Pandemic

Students at Leesville Road High School need to adapt to yet another school year with masks, as the virus continues to cause many deaths...

First Days Back In Band

This first week was a full preparation for the year and was meant to see where the band stands. The first and second day were...

Pumpkin Spice Latte Season

Looked forward to by many, the Pumpkin Spice Latte is officially in season, and no matter the controversy behind this sweet drink, it will...

The Staggered Dismissal at Leesville

This new staggered dismissal process starts at 2:10, but not all students leave at the same time. Instead, each part of campus releases one...

Marvel’s Black Widow: A Review

When the anticipated Marvel film Black Widow was released this summer, I was thrilled to finally see one of my favorite characters get her...

Leesville’s New Sports Conference: “The Cap-6”

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) reassessed the conferences for 4A East Conference schools from 2021-2025, placing Leesville in the Cap-6.  Every four...

Executive Council Interest Meeting

On September 2, Executive Council is hosting an interest meeting for new students (freshmen and transfer students) at 2:30 in room 2216. If you’re a...

Going Into High School With An Older Sibling

Being a freshman on the first day of school is always scary, but is the first day experience different for a student who has...

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