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

Troy Adams has been working as a seller of treats at the fair this year. Adams used to have his own door business called Craft Doors USA.

Faces of the Fair: Troy Adams

Calla Patino, Section Editor October 22, 2021

The top of the lung screams echo from the swaying pirate ship behind Troy Adams’s frozen chocolate covered banana and double lemon chill fruit ice stand.Troy can deal with the screams, but it’s the...

Yearbook teacher Aaron Cappotelli went back to school to get his masters degree when he was working in radio. Cappotelli left radio after working in Los Angeles with Ryan Seacrest.

Off air

Calla Patino, Section Editor October 21, 2021

Beeb. Beeb. The flashing light of 2:30 a.m. wakes Aaron Cappotelli from his sleep. He moseys on over to the radio station arriving at roughly 3:34 a.m. He pulls audio clips from last night's TV shows and...

Junior Juhi Sahay takes notes for an upcoming AP U.S. history test. Sahay is heavily involved in her academics being in various other AP classes.

Leopard Look: Juhi Sahay

Anna Frost, Staff Writer October 19, 2021

Juhi Sahay is a junior who is taking four AP courses and is involved in many clubs and activities.  At a Glance: Favorite book: "Almond" by Won Young Sohn Favorite snack: Whole Foods pizza Favorite...

Senior Sanjeev Rajakumar is involved in many activities outside of school including NHS and Helping Hands. Rajakumar is also involved in debate, computer science, and the cybersecurity team.

Leopard Look: Sanjeev Rajakumar

Libby Johnson, Staff Writer October 19, 2021

Senior Sanjeev Rajakumar, founder and president of Helping Hands, is also president of National Honor Society. He is dedicated to helping others and leaving an impact on his community. At a Glance: Favorite...

Athletic director, head boys basketball coach, and PALS adviser Kyle Herrema has been in the district for 15 years. Herrema has taught nine different subjects over his time at the high school.

Organized chaos

Calla Patino, Section Editor October 15, 2021

The crowd is antsy on their feet, waiting for this breakdown of the game to begin. Now, let’s start out with introducing one of the coaches and teachers that have been at this establishment since day...

Freshman Emersyn Runions will be competing in the fencing Junior World Cup. The competition will take place in Grenoble, France.

Parry in France

Calla Patino, Section Editor October 14, 2021

Emersyn Runions pulls down the see-through, beehive mask, standing in the arena. Her and her opponent lift their epees into en garde. She advances into a lunge, but her opponent dodges the tip of the blade....

Senior Holly Xue plays tennis. Xue is also a National Merit Scholar.

Leopard Look: Holly Xue

Marisa Green, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

Senior Holly Xue is a National Merit Scholar and on the varsity tennis team. She is president of the Lovejoy Music Medicine club and a member of the Junior World Affairs Council.  At a Glance: Favorite...

Courtyard Conversations: Superintendent Katie Kordel

Courtyard Conversations: Superintendent Katie Kordel

Mathias Alling, Section October 5, 2021

Editor’s note: Courtyard Conversations is a monthly series, which features the school’s staff members, and a topic that is relevant to their lives or work at the school. TRL staff members speak with...

Kelly Family Farms co-owner Chris Kelly started the burger place with his brother. The Kellys have run their business off of Lucas Road.

Behind the stand: Kelly Family Farms

Ashlan Morgan, Staff Writer October 1, 2021

The sound of cars rushing by accompanies the sizzling of beef patties on the grill. It’s a warm sunny day, and the lunch crowd pulls in. The Kelly family begins another day behind the stand. Kelly...

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