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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…



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Leesville’s Funniest Sisters

One of America’s favorite TV shows, America’s Funniest Home Videos, airs every Sunday showing a collaboration of hilarious clips sent in by people all over…


March Madness: Why the hype?

It’s the month of March, and here in North Carolina, everyone knows what that means: March Madness. This collegiate basketball sensation is one of the…


Pride ends Broughton’s undefeated run

On March 26, the Leesville women’s soccer team (8-0-0) played the undefeated Broughton Capitals in their third conference game of the season. In a high…



“Love, Simon” Review

Love, Simon is a coming out story based on the novel Simon v. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli. A hilarious romantic comedy, Love,…





Capital Pride Harmonize Their Way To Disney

Leesville Road High School’s Capital Pride team performed in Orlando, Florida in Disney World. Tonya Dickens, chorus director, departed Leesville with her Capital Pride students…


Tushar Varma Spotlight

Leesville Road High School is filled with intelligent, goal-oriented and ambitious students that have shaped the Leesville community into what it is today. Tushar Varma,…



Is AP Psych as easy as people say?

As upperclassmen prepare to apply and eventually attend colleges, AP classes are a major part of many students’ schedules. Earning college credits as well as…


A New Experience for Theatre II

International Thespian Society (ITS) and Mainstage are famous for their creativity, exceptional lighting, distinct portrayal of characters, as well as their unique sets, props, hair,…



Raleigh’s March for our Lives

Today is Saturday, March 24th, and all across the country there are marches against gun violence. The main march took place in Washington D.C. where…