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New Gen Romance

Article after article written by fearmongers everywhere have thrown around many reasons as to why the youngest generation has completely changed–or ruined–romance and their consequent…


From left to right: Arnotts department store, Temple Bar restaurants, Malahide Castle, Malahide gardens, Newgrange, Dublin. Ireland has something to offer for all people of different ages. (Photo courtesy of Taylor Penezic)

Traveling in Ireland

Dublin is a fairly small city that has lots of tourist attractions within walking distance of downtown. For the sites that are too far to…



Emma Berg posing with her button making kit and modeling some examples of Berg’s Buttons. Bracelets can be purchased for $1 or $2.

Berg’s Buttons

Emma Berg doesn’t consider herself a young entrepreneur, though she could. What started off as a personal hobby has recently transformed into a small side…



Billboard has been listing the top hits of every year since the 1940’s. I decided to review the number one song from specific years from 1950 all the way to the present. (Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia)

65 years of music

Music has been around for as nearly long as people have, and certainly as long as anyone can remember. However, many people do not think…


Pictured above are the four Editors in Chief: Jill Catalano, Emily Dolegowski, Lindsay Lehman, and Hallie Hnatek, all seniors. These students have been apart of the creation of three yearbooks and are currently in their sixth semester of the class. Photo Courtesy: Emily Dolegowski

The Menagerie broken down

Twenty-five students dedicate a full school year to the creation of the Menagerie, Leesville’s yearbook. With the help of Ms. Joni Amerson, English teacher, the…











The picture above shows the lunch menu for December and January in WCPSS. Overall, the lunch menu does not give helpful food choices for vegetarians, especially vegans.

My transition into veganism

On July 30, 2014, I decided to become a vegetarian. I made the choice overnight, and I honestly don’t have a specific reason as to…






As 2015 is ending, these public figures can reflect on the great amount of success they have had this year. They will hopefully have just as much success next year.

2015’s most Fascinating People

2015 has been a big year for many people in different industries like sports, fashion, music, religious, political, and more. The following people have encountered…









Freshman year health class taught us that we must learn to balance our physical, mental and social health, also known as the health triangle.  However, the "health shape" more closely resembles a hexagon.

The stress of high school

Teens suffering from depression or anxiety experience a decrease in self esteem, a lack of interest in once-enjoyed activities, and a change in behavior. These…









Mr. Glass is standing in front of Leesville students and faculty on November 11th, 2015. Sharing his story of surviving the Holocaust and why he is standing in front of them today. (Photo Courtesy Maddy Leen)

Mr. Glass’s Remarkable Lesson

  The day was November 11, 2015 when the respectable Morris Glass visited Leesville Road  High School, once again, to share his remarkable story. “No…



In the middle of September, Snapchat came out with a new update. Students at Leesville had the following reactions. Stock Photo

Students outraged by Snapchat

On Monday, September 21, students discovered a popular social media app was blocked through all Wake County Public School wifi networks due to lack of…







Modern “metal” guitarist, Buckethead, shredding on stage.Buckethead has released over 200 albums and released one album per day in the month of October.

The legacy of Buckethead

In the career of a professional musician, they may hope to release 10 albums, maybe even 15 or so if they’re a big name band…




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How YouTubers are paid

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Students who receive detention regularly don’t seem to be afraid of the punishment. If this is true, what, if anything, is a more effective policy? (Photo Courtesy Maddy Leen)

Let’s talk about detention

I have questioned the “theory” of detention at Leesville Road High School. I address school detention as a theory because I am not questioning its…