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New Members Welcome to Political Club

Politics these days can be a touchy subject due to all the recent hubbub around gun control, drug laws, Black Lives Matter and the feminist…


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…



The Senior Wall: A Legacy of Artwork

Senior year is a bittersweet one as the twelfth graders wrap up their time in high school and move into the real world. These graduating…


New Marine Ecology Class

Leesville Road High Students have many options when choosing which classes they would like to enroll in. This year, students are now open to take…


Welcome Señora Jones

Being the new kid is hard, but what about being the new teacher? Señora Jones is Leesville’s newest Spanish teacher, located in room 204. The…





Seniors chalk spots before school year

While the school year started on Monday, August 27, LRHS seniors started school festivities well before. The Sunday before school started, seniors gathered in the…




Chorus Takes on Busch Gardens

On May 5, Leesville Intermediate Chorus traveled to Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, Virginia to perform in Music in the Park. The competition occurs all throughout…


The power of Buzzfeed quizzes

Okay, let’s get one thing straight: Buzzfeed quizzes are addicting. But why? The quizzes are pointless, yet we can become addicted and enter a long…



So which one is it, Leesville?

Another year, another controversial internet debate, but unlike the black-blue or white-gold dress, this debate concerns not an item but an audio recording. Posted by…




First Time: Acrylic Nails

Since freshman year, I’ve seen a certain number of girls wearing acrylic nails ranging in shape, length, and design. I didn’t get any until junior…


Trouble sleeping? Try a podcast!

From sleeping pills, aromatherapy, music, there are many tactics that help one fall asleep. But why hasn’t anyone said anything about a podcast made to…



Avengers Infinity War Review

The following review contains potential spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War. Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War is the climactic culmination that encompasses 19 feature length films, ten…



Memes Emerge in Leesville Precalculus Class

Recently, in Deborah McNally’s Precalculus class, an anonymous ‘meme-er’ has been posting math-related memes in the classroom. Memes, as defined by Merriam-Webster Dictionary, are “an…


Why Wake Walks

Walkouts. Marches. Rallies. Fundraisers. Petitions. Protests. The student-led Why Wake Walks movement has spent countless hours organizing various events and activities to fight for common…


Top 10 funniest scholarships

Are you worried about how you will get into college with barely any scholarships or where the money will even come from? You’ve come to…


Teenage drug use

After the allegations about Leesville’s student drug use, the Mycenaean felt obligated to explore the truth about teenage drug use. Yes, drugs are a problem…


Where did all the real pencils go?

In every school across the country, standard lead #2 pencils have been around for years. Recently, mechanical pencils have become a major trend — especially…




The Leesville Literary Magazine Revival

This spring, Leesville’s Literary Magazine will release another addition, bringing the talented and creative writers of Leesville together. Students created the magazine so others in…


Go vote!

Primary season fast approaches, with seats ranging from Wake County commissioner to US House member up for grabs. With the current political climate, many believe…


The Wedding Singer

On April 18-21, the LRHS Theatre Department performed the Wedding Singer, a 2006 musical based upon the 1998 movies written by Tim Herlihy. Katrina Tarson,…


Zoos aren’t what you think they are

Imagine being taken from your home, forced to live with hundreds of unknown people, and starved almost every night. According to National Geographic of 2017,…



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 sentiment of stuffies

Bears, tigers, unicorns. These wild, ferocious, and extraordinary creatures can be found inhabiting almost every single child’s room. How? They’re not real. The idea of…




Krispy Kreme Survives Sale

On April 2, Broadstone Real Estate, a company who sponsors and manages diversified real estate investment offerings, bought the downtown Raleigh Krispy Kreme location for…


Out of my Mind: A Book Review

Out of my Mind is a inspiring, raw and heart-warming book written by Sharon M. Drapor, New York Times best selling author. The highly rated…


Postponed Malone?

On December 9, 2016, Austin Post released his debut album, Stoney. Although his first single “White Iverson” debuted over a year earlier, the hit song…





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…