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

Freshman Hunter Hayward holds his Nascar Diecast championship award. Hayward received a sponsorship from PlanBSales for his virtual racing.

Embracing virtual racing

Lily Bouldin, Staff Writer March 31, 2021

Unlike most freshmen, Hunter Hayward does not spend his time on a basketball court or football field, but rather spends most of his time in front of a computer screen. After involving himself in Nascar...

Senior Molly Gornel has been drawing her whole life. Gornel enjoys working with an array of materials.

Leopard Look: Molly Gornell

Angelina Mapes, Staff Writer March 31, 2021

Senior Molly Gornell started art her sophomore year and is now a part of AP 2D Design. She is hoping to continue her passion of art into college.  At A Glance:  Favorite fast food: In-N-Out  Favorite...

Ashley Bonilla takes a selfie with her sister-in-law Ginna Bonilla. The sisters became best friends when working at Brookhaven Country Club.

Inseparable

Calla Patino, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

Sisters or best friends. Both. The dream of a best friend turned sister-in-law came true for AP World History teacher Ashley Bonilla when she married Ginna Bonilla’s brother. Ashley lets out a small...

Senior Tajvir Singh practices his speech in preparation for the Lucas Rotary Contest. Singh placed first in the competition.

Senior debate student wins speech competition

Marshall Gatlin, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

Senior and debate team member Tajvir Singh recently competed at the Fairview Rotary Club's Four-Way Speech competition where he won first place, and a $300 scholarship. Singh will now move on and compete...

Junior Ella Reaugh is the president of NHS as well as being involved in art. Reaugh mainly works with pens doing portraits of nature.

Leopard Look: Ella Reaugh

Angelina Mapes, Staff Writer March 24, 2021

Junior Ella Reaugh is President of NHS, as well as an AP art student. At A Glance: Favorite fast food: Original ChopShop Favorite song: “You’re Still the One” by Ben Rector or “Somebody To...

Mike Motsney pours himself a cup of coffee. Motsney reviews coffee shops around DFW and posts them on his Instagram account.

Roast review

Hannah Cole, Staff Writer March 23, 2021

Whether his drink is a cortado, americano, or latte, AP English Literature teacher and coach Mike Motsney loves coffee. However, like a coffee bean, his love for the beverage took time to brew. “I...

Junior Molly Kenny sits on her newest horse, Kidd. Kidd is Mollys personal horse while her second horse, Nike, is used to give horseback riding lessons to kids.

Teaching talent

Angelina Mapes, Staff Writer March 19, 2021

As the wind rushes through her hair, and her horse gallops away, Molly Kenny rushes to the finish line. Her students cheer happily for her and Nike, her horse, as they gather around them.  Molly has...

Junior Sydnee Taylor stands with her mother, Uyen, who is wearing traditional Vietnamese clothing. Uyen moved from Vietnam to the United States when she was 8 years old.

Working toward tomorrow

Calla Patino, Staff Writer March 18, 2021

No verbal affection or display of appreciation. No hugging, ‘I miss you’s’ or ‘I love you’s.’ Uyen Taylor, junior Sydnee Taylor’s mom, didn’t talk to her parents during her teenage years...

Sophomore Simi Fadel paints and draws as a part of the schools fine arts program.

Leopard Look: Simi Fadel

Maddi Linsteadt , Section Editor March 16, 2021

Sophomore Simi Fadel recently shadowed an architect and saw the field first hand. Fadel also paints and draws as a part of the school's fine arts program. Favorite book: “Americanah” by Chimamanda...

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