Articles by Abbey Tarnowski, staff writer 2014-15

College t-shirt day at Leesville

Last Friday, this year’s seniors took part in the annual college T-shirt day. This day is important for students to show off all their hard…


Senior prom

Classy Carolina prom was a huge hit this year, especially for Leesville’s senior class. Those who went enjoyed a special night with fellow Loonies dancing,…


Unfriended: revenge comes online

Unfriended made a startling first impression with its first trailer. Now, only a week remains before the movie makes its theater premiere next Friday, April…


The long road to Legally Blonde

Leesville’s theatre department has been hard at work for months in preparation for their last show of the school year. Legally Blonde sold fast and…


Mareno makes a mark at nationals

Nevada Mareno, Leesville’s own, has shocked America. Saturday, March 14, Mareno joined her teammates in the 4×800 relay at this year’s New Balance Nationals. With…



Yearbook adds finishing touches

The Menagerie staff has been working hard all year to create Leesville’s finest yearbook yet. Now, with only three months left before the end of…


A weekend of love

With this year’s Valentine’s Day on a Saturday, people were able to celebrate the holiday with more love than usual. Long-distance couples were able to…


NLHS welcomes nineteen new members

Leesville’s National Latin Honor Society has welcomed another wave of devoted Latin lovers. The club held its annual spring induction ceremony this past Monday. An…




Behind the scenes of Before Juliet

In early January, Leesville’s theater department was hard at work on the Before Juliet play, and students have taken a particular interest in the hair…


Roszko’s incredible honor

During the week of December 8, our own Linda Roszko was chosen as one of the top 100 Computer Science teachers in the USA. She…


Anthology versus literary criticism

This year’s graduating class has been hard at work all semester on the famous senior year english project. However, instead of the typical senior anthology,…


A step into winter track

Leesville’s runners are getting back into the swing of things. Leesville’s track coaches — Jerry Canada, Karen Hawkins, and Brent Hale — return for another…



2014 Powderpuff Tournament

Leesville’s annual powderpuff tournament took place Tuesday, October 21, at Marshall L. Hamilton Stadium. With a handful of controversy, the junior girls stole the victory….


Hell Week strikes again

The cast and crew of Leesville’s fall play, Vacancy in Paradise, have been hard at work for several weeks. Now, the final week of preparation…




The Latin Elite of Leesville

Leesville’s most invested Latin students have already been planning for this year’s National Latin Honor Society. Latin Club is a popular club at LRHS, but…



NHS: new opportunities to serve

Leesville’s National Honor Society has not taken a break since the end of the 2013-2014 school year. Members and officers have already begun earning volunteer…


Leesville snaps to computer science

Lynda Roszko has embarked on yet another summer voyage. This time, instead of a foreign country, Roszko has stayed back to focus on Computer Science….