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AP exams begin May 1

AP exams begin May 1

Grace Nguyen, Staff Reporter
May 1, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

Throughout the next two weeks, students who have been participating in Advanced Placement classes will be taking their finals exams for the courses. These exams are highly important to students who wish to have AP credit for college purposes. Bells will not go off from May 1 to May 12. Morning ex...

School board voting underway

School board voting underway

Andrew Keefer, Staff Reporter
April 26, 2017
Filed under Local, News

With early voting already underway for the district school board elections for positions 4 and 5, the general election will take place on Saturday, May 6. Early voting began April 24 and will end May 2. Votes can be cast between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the Lovejoy Administration Building on 259 Countr...

JMBLYA ticket giveaway

JMBLYA ticket giveaway

Joe Cross, Staff Reporter
April 26, 2017
Filed under Local, News

The annual JMBLYA music festival is returning to Dallas at Fair Park on Friday, May 5th, and The Red Ledger is giving away two tickets to the concert. The lineup for JMBLYA this year includes Chance the Rapper, winner of the Grammy for Best Rap Album in 2016 with his excellent “Coloring Book,” hea...

Healing, honor, hope

Healing, honor, hope

Hannah D'Iorio, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

The light that represents healing. The light that represents honor. The light that represents hope.   The Relay For Life committee will be selling luminarias to be used during Relay For Life on April 28 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the football stadium. The purpose of buying a luminaria is to celeb...

Asian Student Association hosts shoe drive, ‘celebrates culture’

Asian Student Association hosts shoe drive, ‘celebrates culture’

Nicole Genrich, Staff Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

New to campus this semester, the Asian Student Association is creating awareness of diverse cultures and celebrating Asian culture in the Lovejoy community. “When my sisters and I first came to Lovejoy we did not have a Asian community that we could see,” said Rithik Tangella, sophomore and pr...

Suicide prevention presentation to take place Monday

Suicide prevention presentation to take place Monday

Melody Quintero, Staff Reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

On Monday, April 24 during lunch, students will attend a presentation in the auditorium about suicide prevention. The presentation will include first hand accounts of students that deal or have dealt with the suicide of a loved one. “This year people are talking about their own experiences in t...

Students Austin bound for UIL state

Students Austin bound for UIL state

Joe Cross, Staff Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

Seven students will travel to Austin this weekend to compete in the state UIL academic meet in computer science, ready writing and feature writing on April 21. Students qualified for state after placing in the top three at the 5A Region 2 meet at Prosper High School two weeks ago. Seniors Marcus ...

STUCO attends TASC state convention

STUCO attends TASC state convention

Gabriela Garcia, Staff Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

From April 9th through the 11th, seventeen student council members will attend the Texas Association of Student Council state convention in Arlington. There the students will have the opportunity to go to meetings with fellow students, leadership workshops, and visit Six Flags. “I'm looking for...

Riddler to wreak havoc in library’s escape room

Riddler to wreak havoc in library’s escape room

Austin Keefer, Staff Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under Around the School, News

The notorious super-villain, The Riddler, is up to his old tricks again, but instead of wreaking havoc in Gotham City, he’s bringing his enigmas to the school library. From Monday, April 10 to Thursday, April 13, the school’s first-ever escape room game will be held in the library’s collaboratio...

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