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Open Letter to Juniors

Dear Class of 2020, You are juniors! Hard to believe, right? It seems like just yesterday it was your first day of freshman year, and…




Arostegui and Pardo: Bound by soccer

Over the years, friends Malina Pardo, Leesville senior, and Hannah Arostegui, former Leesville student, would sometimes discuss the possibility of attending the same college together,…


How Large Class Sizes Affect Students

Every day approximately 2,800 students walk through the doors of Leesville Road High School and into the classrooms of approximately 140 teachers. Class sizes vary…









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…




North Carolina School Vouchers

On July 23, 2015, the Supreme Court of North Carolina approved the Opportunity Scholarship Act which allows residents of North Carolina to decide where their…



VIP’s go to VIP Program

What Vehicle Injury Protection Program for a Very Important Person (VIP for a VIP) – a distracted driving prevention program that Leesville Road High School…



Through the Lily Pads

It was the first warm Saturday morning of the year, with 70 degree temperatures and a sun unshielded by any clouds above. The wind smacked…






Mrs. Wright’s Path to Leesville

When choosing to become a teacher, it normally is a decision that individuals make going into college. They prepare for the position by taking education…





Teacher Spotlight: Chef Goins

For so many high school students once they finish their senior year and begin their life adult lives, they don’t look back on their high…




The LRHS Drumline

Leesville’s drumline members reflect on their experiences and memories as members of the band. Learn more about what goes on behind the scenes of drumline…




Educators Of The Future

Each year the staff of Leesville Road High School votes on the winner of the coveted “Teacher Of The Year” award. This award is given,…



How One Puerto Rican Prepared for Irma

As Category 5 Hurricane Irma traveled over the Caribbean, inhabitants of islands such as Puerto Rico prepared and responded to the hurricane in many different…


Remembering the month

Many look back at their year and think, “man, this year sucked, next year will be my year.” Although they experienced positives, the negatives create…