Articles by Matt Wiener, staff writer 2017-18



Why A Nap After School May Help You

In a first period classroom, the teacher is usually the most bright and energetic out of all the people in the room. He/she looks across…


First Video tapes, now DVDs?

Home entertainment has skyrocketed within the development of technology over the 21st century. Transitions in platforms of how people watch shows and events to entertain…



After 17 years, We Will Never Forget

Seventeen years after the tragedy, America is still shaken up from those planes that hit the Titan Towers and Pentagon. The amount of lives affected…


Cell Phone Pouches: a Back and forth

Cell phones are the keys to students everyday lives. Phones are attached to students practically twenty-four hours a day, which means they bring their phones…


2018 NFL season kicks off

With the countdown of 214 days of no football almost over, the sports community is buzzing over the beginning of the season. The beginning of…


Carolina Panthers Offseason 2018

After finishing the 2017 season 11-5, and losing in the wildcard playoff game, the Panthers created room for improvement. Starting off big, one of the…


The Production of The Wedding Singer

Lights… camera….. Almost time for action. Hell week has set in for the Leesville Theater program, and has put each part of the program on…




The Rise of Fortnite at Leesville

Thirty seconds to jump out of a bus. Three  minutes before the storm gets closer to erasing your existence. Gain weapons and materials or risk…


Songs and Sweets

On the evening of February 2, the LRHS Choral Program crafted a new way of showcasing their talent: a first time event known as Songs…


Leesville Holds Winter Choir Concert

The fall semester has been nothing but dedication for the students involved in the chorus program. Hours of hard work in class and after school…







Halloween spooks its way into Leesville

Candy, jack-o-lanterns, and spooky monsters are just a few of the things that immediately come to mind when one thinks about Halloween. The holiday is…


Powderpuff football returns

October is the month where football season is in full swing, and it is no different for the Powderpuff teams at Leesville. A homecoming tradition…


My First ECU Football Game

Greenville, North Carolina, was the destination of a 90-minute drive from Raleigh. I stepped back onto the East Carolina University campus for the first time…



2017 NFL Season Begins

On September 7, 2017, the National Football League (NFL), had the first game of the newest 17 week season. The defending Super Bowl Champions, the…