Articles by Andrew Wendt, staff writer



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A source of safe support

Another teen pregnancy support group at Leesville was created to help out pregnant students in need. The group was initially created last year by Mrs….







Michaud does a good turn daily

Peter Michaud, senior, has achieved what many consider to be the Ph.D. of boyhood. Michaud is your average Leesville student who enjoys spending time with…


Bake team puts Grill team on the fryer

Leesville students have a huge decision to make as the football season kicks off. Students can either pregame with Grill Team at Springdale pool or…


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Gentry touches down in the NFL

While many of Leesville’s athletes dream of playing sports professionally, few actually achieve their aspirations and turn their dreams into a reality. Taylor Gentry, Leesville…



Leesville starts the graduation process

On Friday May 25, Leesville students and faculty will gather in the gym to celebrate the achievements of Leesville seniors and reminisce about the memories…


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Mighty RA’s save the day!

Resident assistants in college hold many responsibilities and are a crucial part of dorm life. They are the glue that holds the dorm floor together….





LRHS lax: only the beginning

Leesville High School held varsity lacrosse tryouts on Feb. 13 in Coach Fullbright’s room. This is the first year that Leesville has a varsity lacrosse…


Blood drive to take place March 7

Leesville will hold the second blood drive of the 2011-2012 school year on Wednesday, March 7. Blood drive coordinators predict it will be the largest…





Leesville remembers veterans

On Friday, November 11, 2011, students and faculty at Leesville took a day off to pause and remember veterans who laid down their lives for…


Leesville Pranksters are on the Prowl

    With ninja like stealth and lightning fast hand movements, many Leesville students are attempting a new fad: turtling. Turtling is a practical joke that is…


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Wow! 7 billion Earthlings exist

On Monday, October 1, 2011, the seventh billion person was welcomed into the world. This significant occurrence for mankind is a blessing and a curse…



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Students give blood, save lives

Students and faculty of Leesville made their way to the Auxiliary Gym to donate blood to the Red Cross on Oct. 6. For most people,…


Class of ’11 disappoints

On Monday September 19, 2011, students drove into the parking lot to find a wooden sign from the Class of 2011 that read, “Welcome to…


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Drivers terrorize Leesville

The 2011-2012 school year appears to be the year of reckless drivers at Leesville. The student parking lot has become a “frightening place,” according to…