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  • New teachers bring new visions

    New teachers bring new visions

    by Jack Densmore, Editor-in-Chief

    The Lions will see a lot of new faces this coming school year as many new teachers are on the way. Over 10 teachers this past school year have left or retired. "We do have new teachers," principal Tiffany Spicer said. "Some individuals are new to our campus and others have been promoted to new positions." Some of the new sports coaches are Aubrey Lindberg for cross country, Adam Mclain for wrestling,... READ MORE »»

    The first day of school is August 24th.

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  • Forever Lions

    Forever Lions

    by Jack Densmore, Editor-in-Chief

    This feature is a tribute to 3 members of our Lion Family, all of whom left a remarkable legacy on the students, faculty and staff of LHS. It is rare for a school to experience so much loss in one month. We have tried to capture the spirits and personalities of these women in the words below.      ... READ MORE »»

    Three members of the LHS family passed away in June. Mrs. Locklear, Ms. Hardy and Mrs. Eggleston all worked at LHS for many years and will be missed.

  • Top 10 best things to do during the summer

    Top 10 best things to do during the summer

    by Jack Densmore and Austin Graham

    There are many things to do after school is let out. From going to the beach to sleeping. Here's the top ten best things to do during the summer. 1. The Beach The beach has always been a popular vacation spot during summer break. You can do it all. From swimming, to tanning, to exploring, to just spending time with family and friends. It's an ideal spot to go during the summer.... READ MORE »»

    The beach is one of the most popular places to go during the summer.

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IB students set records, welcome new coordinator

by Austin Graham, Assitant Editor

This year the IB students performed better than last year exceeding the standards that were set for them by last year's group. The former IB coordinator is being replaced by Kate Hauenstein. "In terms of this year's IB scores, I'm very happy to report that Leander HS had its highest ever percentage...  Read More »

July 21, 2015

The New Horizons spacecraft will make a flyby to Pluto and its closest moons. The journey took over three billion miles and 15 years.

Pluto shows its good side

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has...  Read More »

13 girls are selected to lead the 2015-2016 Leander Blue Belles team

Ready for 2016

The Blue Belles have already selected their leaders for the 2015-2016 team. Their exact positions were...  Read More »


The struggle of owing hours

At the end of each semester, long lists of papers with ID numbers and triple digit numbers next to it...  Read More »

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Inside the Lion’s Den

Pitching the last few innings Ready at bat At first base Hitting a double National Anthem Senior night Throwing the pitch zellars-conducting xylophone practice-makes-perfect piano-ready malik2 look-to-the-right in-sync finishing-blow


Football holds spring festival

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The entire football team in a huddle after the spring festival. The festival included a band, cheer, and Blue Belle performance.

Football holds spring festival

by Jack Densmore, Staff Writer

The Lions football team held a spring festival on May 21st at Bible Stadium to show off all the freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior players for next year. “I feel great," junior Michael Barry...  Read More »

May 28, 2015 • Comments Off

Senior Kara Jones swinging for the ball against Georgetown. The team played three games against Georgetown for the playoffs.

Softball season ends in 3-game series against Georgetown

The season for the Lady Lions varsity softball team ended after facing a tough Georgetown team for three...  Read More »

Junior Nick Patek catching a pass during the first spring football practice of the week. Head coach Smith  mostly worked with the receivers during practice.

Spring football practice kicks off

The Lions spring football practice kicked off on May 11 with a series of different drills. “We try...  Read More »

Junior Kellie Jeanes hitting a home run during the bottom of the third inning. The Lady Lions then finished off that inning leading 10-1.

Softball clobbers Seguin to become area champs

The Lady Lions softball game against Seguin was moved to Vista Ridge softball fields due to rain. After...  Read More »

Prior to the game, the team huddles for a prayer. The Lions are currently tied with Vista Ridge with a 7-5 record.

Lion baseball sets out on the road to the playoffs

With a very hard-played season this year, the Varsity baseball team only has two more regular season...  Read More »

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Promoting love with hatred

Promoting love with hatred

by Austin Graham, Staff Writer

Something that has become huge in the generation of technology is the promotion of self love for specific groups of people. Constantly in history the world finds one specific group of people to hate upon. The Holocaust with the Jews, The Civil War with the blacks and The Romans with the Christians. These...  Read More »

June 3, 2015 • Comments Off

#Iwishmyteacherknew sparks discussion, raises awareness

#Iwishmyteacherknew sparks discussion, raises awareness

by Claire Kyllonen, Assistant Editor

A few weeks ago, a third grade teacher from Colorado had her class write on note cards to tell her anything they wish she knew. She had them do it anonymously, which resulted in some students admitting...  Read More »

April 27, 2015 • Comments Off

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Let me tell you

Let me tell you

by Gigi Allen, Staff Writer

So, moral of the story is, this challenge isn't just casting shame on society, it really makes you question what your own thoughts on beauty are.

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July 9, 2015 • Comments Off

Year in Review

Year in Review

by Senior Staffers

2014-2015 has been a crazy year. Here are the highlights: When a theatre kid drops a mix-tape A five hour fire drill and a three hour lockdown When you're forced to pee in unconventional places during a lockdown SWAT on the roof #WhiteEagleReady A...  Read More »

June 3, 2015 • Comments Off

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