The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

The Red Ledger

The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

The Red Ledger

The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

The Red Ledger

The speech and debate team had their first tournament of the year on Sept. 23 and 24. The Newman Smith Debate tournament was held in Carrollton.
Speech and debate attends first tournament of the year
Campbell Lester, Section Editor • September 26, 2022

Speech and debate competed in their first tournament of the year on Sept. 23 and 24. The Newman Smith Debate tournament was held in Carrollton....

I feel bad for the younger generations that will watch college football games on a completely different layout than the now “old” version of how things used to be. Its cool though, shout out to you Texas and Oklahoma, for ruining everything.
Opinion: College football landscape, simply not the same
Will Doig, Section Editor • September 7, 2022

Ever since I was 10 years old, I rushed downstairs every Saturday morning in the fall to sit on my couch and watch ESPN’s College Gameday in...

In light of recent changes toward the school recycling policies, students have mixed emotions towards the new system. TRL’s Campbell Lester and Dhriti Pai share their views whether it’s useful for our school.
Solution or pollution
September 1, 2022
Four years goes by fast, and one day you’ll wake up and be a senior. Don’t take the time you have in high school for granted.
Dear freshman
August 31, 2022
Senior Katie Haeussler and Jade Owens created a school spirit themed hoodie business called JK Designs. The girls started their business before the beginning of the school year.
Sweatshirts with spirit
Marisa Green, Staff Writer • September 19, 2022

After a long summer came to an end, Katie Haeussler had an idea. She realized she had the skills and materials to start a custom hoodie business...

Seniors Nick Spooner, Owen Cazad, Hudson Thomas, Ben Boland and Jack Campbell are the five that make up the Dirty Drumline this year. Thomas is making his second year return, while the others will take on their first year as members.
Meet the Dirty Drumline
September 19, 2022
New College, Career and Millitary Readiness Counselor, Sarah Thrash, poses for a picture. Lovejoy hasnt had a CCMR counselor for three years.
Open doors
August 30, 2022
Tim and Annastacia Daugherty are leaving the district after 5 years. The Daughertys plan to move and resume teaching in Thailand.
On a bumper sticker
May 24, 2022
Senior quarterback no. 16 Brayden Hagle looks to throw the ball. The pass was complete to senior wide receiver no. 2 Jaxson Lavender.
Football dominates against Denison
Margo Friloux, Section Editor • September 27, 2022

The football team continued their undefeated district run with a 51-7 win against the Denison Yellow Jackets last Friday. The team is now 3-2...