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What’s The Scoop on the Loop?

Many students may have noticed the transformation of the area between the carpool lane and the bus loop.  This time last year, the area was…




Cap-and-Gown Attire for Seniors

Watch the two videos below to learn about seniors’ cap-and-gown dress requirements. Seniors must wear their caps and gowns at the Senior Assembly, the optional…


Welcoming New Thespians

The International Thespian Society (ITS) is one of the many honor societies at Leesville. A thespian is generally defined as an actor or actress, but…


Food for Thought

As a high school student, it is easy to forget to eat a meal during the week or turn to junk food in the face…


Water Safety – Wake Forest Teen

As warm weather approaches, and the summer months draw closer, the hazards of drowning and swimming are begging to reemerge. The week of April 14…



UNC-Charlotte: Too Close

Shots reported near Kennedy. Run, Hide, Fight. Secure yourself immediately. This alert — posted at 2:50 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30 — rang throughout the…


Teenagers and Bad Habits

During high school, students face many stages of growth and development that help shape them into adults. As they go through their life as a…


Taylor Swift is Back Again

On Friday, April 26 at midnight, Taylor Swift released her new single titled “ME!” featuring Brendon Urie. After keeping fans in the dark for months,…



Class Election Frenzy

As the school year starts to edge towards its final months, the hallways become a collage of different colored posters — a signal of the…






New retail in the Leesville community

The Leesville community is constantly developing from grocery stores to new restaurant chains. Leesville Marketplace and Leesville Towne Centre are two hotspots for students to…



Wrapping Up Chicago

On April 4-6, Leesville Road High School put on their production of Chicago: High School Edition. After preparing for months and putting on five successful…



Created Equal Pickets Leesville

On the afternoon of Friday, April 5 there were anti-abortion picketers outside of the bus lot and student parking lot. The picketers are from an…




Latin students attend NCJCL convention

On April 6, 12 National Latin Honor Society (NLHS) and Latin Club members from Leesville attended the North Carolina Junior Classical League (NCJCL) State Convention…


Looking Forward to Spring Break

The countdown to spring break has begun for the students of Leesville Road High School. This annual break is the sneak peak of summer that…



Juniors Begin the College Search

Junior year is the most notorious year of high school, full of demanding AP classes, community service for NHS, and long nights of studying. On…


Thrift Shopping: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Thrift shopping has become teenagers’ newest infatuation. It offers a variety of benefits– from recycling clothes that would usually be thrown away, to messing around…


Spray Tans

It’s prom season, and we all know what that means: spray tans. Not to criticize or judge, because I understand, I’ve done it before, too….




The price of prom

Prom is one of the biggest events for high school students. As soon as prom season rolls around, the hype begins. The rush to get…




Art Exhibits to Visit

Title: John James Audubon’s The Birds of America Dates: Ongoing Location: North Carolina Museum of Art John James Audubon is famous for his influential studies…