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The Red Ledger

The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

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Clarissa Shirley teaches photojournalism and is the adviser for the yearbook program. This is her first year teaching at the high school.

Leopard Look: Clarissa Shirley

Cora Blasko, Staff Writer October 31, 2022

Clarissa Shirley traveled around the world and taught a now-famous student before taking over as yearbook adviser and photojournalism teacher this school year. At A Glance: Favorite drink: Dr. Pepper Favorite...

A young girl swings a bat at the softball booth. The game was to try and hit a ball into different holes.

Photo Gallery: Leopard Friday

Caroline Dolberry, Section Editor October 24, 2022

On Friday, the annual community Leopard Friday took place in the courtyard. Different high school clubs and groups set up booths to display to the community. A variety of food trucks, Kona Ice, and a firetruck...

Natasha and Travis Hallam work together to balance teaching and raising their children, Aspen and Kaiya. Natasha coaches girls volleyball and teaches English while Travis teaches intro to engineering and coaches girls basketball.

Tag-teaming it

Marisa Green, Staff Writer October 24, 2022

As Travis Hallam picks up the kids, Natasha Hallam is busy cheering on her team at the volleyball championship. In the Hallam household, Natasha and Travis tag-team it to become the MVPs of parenting....

Dhriti Pai, Kiah Pandey, Katelyn Coleman, Dana Colston and Marisa Green celebrate the Indian festival Navarātrī at the Radha Krishna Temple in Allen. The Navarātrī festival includes the dance garba which worships the feminine form of divinity.

A celebration of friendship and femininity

Campbell Lester, Section Editor October 19, 2022

Bright, colorful flashes of dresses swirl around the dance floor as people spin in and out of the circle. The occasion? The Indian festival Navarātrī. Dhriti Pai, Kiah Pandey and Neola Edwin dance alongside...

Scott Tischer stars in horror-comedy “We Think Nate Torrence is Dead.” He met Nate Torrence at Colorado Springs gym in 2011.

‘We think Scott Tischer is famous’

Marisa Green, Staff Writer October 19, 2022

Fame, auditions, glamor and movie-stars are all associated with film-making with a celebrity. In 2011 while working at a gym in Colorado Springs, wrestling coach Scott Tischer sighted a familiar face....

TRL’s Campbell Lester interviewed three sets of siblings from football, cross country and soccer. Owen and Kevin Magee, Camryn and Peyton Benson and Maggie and Katie Mander go sibling to sibling competing with each other during games and practices.

Battle of Blood

Campbell Lester, Section Editor October 18, 2022

“Come on Peyton, get with me.”  Peyton and Camryn Benson make the final curve before finishing their workout at Celebration Park. Peyton surges up and falls in step with Camryn.  “Almost...

The drill team consists of eight riders and Muckelroy is just one of the many high school students who participate in horseback riding tournaments. This is Muckelroy’s seventh year participating in equestrian drill.

Equestrian lifestyle

Alexis Lambert, Graphic Designer October 14, 2022

It’s 7 a.m. and the American flag is flowing through the gleaming sunrise. In the stables, riders are preparing their horses for the show ahead. Making sure her horse is groomed, well-fed and ready for...

Seniors Alex Maddie, Chris Dechant, Joshua James and alumni Joshua Lass stand in front of their both at the frames mark-it.This is their main fundraiser for the year.

Student-led permaculture club maintains gardens, collaborates with companies

Sydney Cole, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

Permaculture is a student-led club working to maintain the gardens and keep the environment healthy. Permaculture is not a school funded club, so they raise their own money and contribute it towards water...

Passion through publication

Passion through publication

Cora Blasko, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

Graceful movements flow from one form to another. Human and animal move in unison, in a complicated, dance-like fashion. Hooves patter against the ground, harsh breaths fill the air around them. The horse...

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