Articles by Natalie Gore, staff writer 2017-18


Amazon Locker is one of several new programs the company has launched in hopes of expansion. The ground-breaking progress that the Internet giant has made recently is a major benefactor for the future of the company. (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia Commons)

Amazon HQ2 in Raleigh

The retailer giant Amazon released a statement in early September announcing the proposal of a new major project, enticing many cities around the United States…


Rianna Gillies, a freshman at Leesville, works on a worksheet in health class. Health and Physical Education is a class that all students must take to graduate, but freshmen are often the only ones enrolled. (Photo courtesy of Natalie Gore)

Freshmen Against the World

While everyone’s experience is different, high school will always have a major impact on every person. Freshman year is especially memorable. Not only is it…






Kristin Noga sits atop a mountain in Boone, North Carolina. It is a common tradition to travel to the mountains over Labor Day. Photo used with permission of Kristin Noga.

The Hard Workers of Our Country

Labor Day fell on the fourth of September this year, giving Leesville students and teachers a break from the school year that had started the…


Jaedan Flagg, left, helps Kareem Zaarour. The tutors and freshmen students meet once a week and have a pizza party after completing their work to celebrate. (Photo courtesy of Natalie Gore)

No Calculators can Solve These Equations

Multiple honor society members have volunteered to translate and tutor students who do not speak English as their first language. In exchange for helping these…