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On The Spot: School spirit is cool again

On The Spot: School spirit is cool again

Lindsey Hughes, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

This school year, cheerleaders, student council and other school leaders have worked to boost school spirit at football games, pep rallies and other school events. One of these efforts is the hashtag, #MakeSchoolSpiritCoolAgain, that has been trending on social media on district related posts. ...

Column: In a word, cancer

Column: In a word, cancer

Justin Maroney, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Maybe this is the time to write this all down; maybe it’s not. I don’t know how my thoughts on all of this are to change, and I still can’t say how it all will feel when it ends, but I can say that what cancer has done to this family is not to be understated. This won’t be easy writing, nor ea...

Column: Under my skin

Column: Under my skin

Karina Li, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

Throughout the span of the 11 years I’ve been in the American education system in a Texan suburb, I’ve consistently been one of the few, if not the only, Asian people in a class. People always look at me whenever we are learning about something Chinese in history. People ask me how to say things...

On The Spot: Freshman firsts

On The Spot: Freshman firsts

Ryan Wang, Staff Writer

August 22, 2019

On August 19, freshmen students, previously from Willow Springs Middle School, had their first day of high school. They attended a Freshmen Founder's Day and the New to Lovejoy Dinner the week before school started. 

Column: One more summer

Column: One more summer

Kelsey Carroll, Section Editor

May 31, 2019

Editor's note: The Red Ledger is on break with the rest of the school for the summer. The staff will continue coverage with the new school year in the fall. It’s too hot to open the sunroof this time of year, but we do anyway. We like to hear the sound of the wind, but it’s too much when the w...

Column: The last night

Column: The last night

Asia Segattini, Special to The Red Ledger

May 30, 2019

Editor’s note: Asia Segattini is a junior in the beginning journalism class. She came to the high school as an exchange student from Verona, Italy, this year and will return to her home country next week. She originally wrote as a class assignment and has given her permission for The Red Ledger to p...

Editorial: Reducing problems and renewing habits

Editorial: Reducing problems and renewing habits

The Red Ledger Staff

May 29, 2019

The school hasn’t been successful in its recycling efforts this year due to a lack of communication between student-led organizations, administration and the custodians. The problem extends to the student body when non-recyclables such as food items are disposed of in the recycling bins. There i...

Senior Goodbye: 6 years, 4 injuries

Senior Goodbye: 6 years, 4 injuries

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

It was six years ago that a young kid and his two brothers from Bixby, Oklahoma, were told that they would be moving to Texas, and boy, has it been a wild ride. I moved to Lovejoy two weeks before the start of middle school and was excited to embrace the unknown set before me. But what I experienc...

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