Articles by Ashley Tysiac, junior editor 2017-18
















The Benefits of College Visits

Before deciding on a college to attend, many high school students travel to different schools and take tours. College visits can be very beneficial to…






Girls Soccer: A Tradition of Dominance

The Leesville Road girls soccer program is known for their long-lasting tradition of dominance and excellence. Having won multiple state titles and conference championships, the…


Conversation with a Champion

Leesville Road’s Grace Countie is one of the top elite swimmers in the state of North Carolina. She has won three individual NCHSAA 4A state…







“Sing” Hits a High Note

A recurring plot in many children’s and family movies seems to be about talking animals, real and animated. When I first saw commercials for Sing,…



Veteran’s Day: A Personal Story

On November 11 each year, Americans across the United States spend time to pay respect to veterans who served our country. It is a day…


Gamble runs away with CAP-8 XC title

On October 18, Nathan Gamble, a senior at Leesville, ran away from the competition and placed first at the CAP-8 men’s cross country meet. It…




Girls Tennis Wins First Ever CAP-8 Title

On Thursday, October sixth, the Leesville women’s tennis team won the CAP-8 conference title after defeating Sanderson. Winning 5-4, the team was able to clinch…





Girls XC: The Tradition Continues

  The Leesville girls cross country team has had a very strong squad for the past few years. They have finished top ten in the…