Articles by Katie Bellino, Staff Writer


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A Q&A with senior Bo Burns

Q: Throughout your four years at Leesville, what memory or experience sticks out in your mind as something you will never forget? A: Grill Team…




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Leesville Fashion Faux Pas

DISCLAIMER: This article is not meant to offend the fashion challenged, only to inform those in need of guidance. 1. Rainbows Year Round– I could…


Prom 2010

Leesville held the 2010 ‘Night on the Orient’ Prom for juniors and seniors on Saturday, April 17 at the Sister’s Garden Catering Hall on East…


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A Mycenaean flashback

As I paged through the 1994 and 1995 editions of the Mycenaean, I was shocked to find the Leesville has barely changed in 15 or…


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Chilean earthquake kills hundreds

A tremor with a magnitude of 8.8 devastated large parts of southern Chile on February 27. The President, Michelle Bachelet declared a ‘State of catastrophe’…


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Spring 2010 blood drive a success

On Friday March 19 Leesville held its second blood drive this year. The drive contributed 115 units of blood and was an astounding success, which…



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Nine’s Director Didn’t Take Advantage

The highly anticipated musical-turned-movie, Nine, directed by the mastermind of Chicago Rob Marshall, premiered December 25. I was half expecting to fall head over heals…


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New Schedule Change Policy

When Leesville student’s received their new schedule of classes on Tuesday, Jan. 26, some students descended into a spiral of depression. Take Ellen Roberson, freshman, for an example. …


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Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors

These days it is extremely difficult to come across a band that has a distinct sound.  Artists like Daughtry and Nickelback blast continually on MTV…



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Obama Lays Out Initiative

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, President Barack Obama laid out a new initiative that will improve the country’s unemployment rate. From the beginning of his term,…



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Thrift Stores Become More Popular

This year, as the nation’s economy plummeted into a downward spiral, thrift stores’ popularity skyrocketed.  According to The National Association of Resale and Thrift Stores,…




Spirit Week in Review

The week of October 12 through the 16 is spirit week, the kickoff for the Homecoming game and dance.  Almost all of Leesville show their…



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Dracula Auditions: The Process

Pride Productions, Leesville’s drama department, is putting on the eerie and frightening story of Dracula for the fall play.  For many of the people involved…