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  • Hurricane Harvey: “Serving others is the best thing a person can do”
  • Students and staff hunker down for Harvey
  • Ending WORLD HUNGER
  • Impacts and dangers of vape
  • Hurricane Harvey: “Serving others is the best thing a person can do”
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    Hurricane Harvey: “Serving others is the best thing a person can do”

    LeopardLife Lindsey Hughes, Managing Editor

    September 25, 2017

    Over the past few weeks, hurricanes have been a relevant issue at hand. People have seen the worst of the worst all over the news. Highways flooded, homes destroyed. Hurricane Harvey hit around Houston on the weekend of August 25, and I got to help some of the people in need. Weeks later other hurrica...

    Lindsey Hughes, eighth grade, served individuals in Houston after Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coastline.

  • Students and staff hunker down for Harvey

    Students and staff hunker down for Harvey

    LeopardLife Ailsa Kokoricha and Claire Easley, Kat Wise and other staff, Co Editors in Chief, and Real World Section Editor

    August 25, 2017

    For the first time since 2008, Texas expects a hurricane to hit its coast later today.  But prior to landfall, the Dallas area  began receiving rain around 12:30 p.m. CST even though Hurricane Harvey is expected to hit the Gulf of Mexico at 1 p.m. The hurricane is anticipated to reach Category 4 and will hit in...

    -graphic by Anika Dresser, graphic design student. Hurricane Harvey is expected to hit the Texas coastline Friday. Many students in the area have family members impacted by the hurricane.

  • Ending WORLD HUNGER

    Ending WORLD HUNGER

    LeopardLife Jackson Willard, Managing Editor

    April 18, 2017

    Hunger is a problem all around the world. People have tried and tried and tried to put an end to world hunger, but there are still many countries without sufficient food supplies. Not many students have done anything to help the hunger crisis, but Caroline Duke decided to do something about it. According...

    -photo courtesy of www.oxfamamerica.org

  • Impacts and dangers of vape

    Impacts and dangers of vape

    LeopardLife Jackson Willard, managing editor, and Maddox Pederson, staff writer

    April 12, 2017

    Cigarettes are highly marketed against, whether it’s a TV commercial, an ad on a website, or a sign outside of a building. Multiple people have it plastered into their brain, that the addiction and consequences of smoking can put the human body in grave danger to things like cancer and can...

    -creative commons

Anticipation rises as iPhone X release date nears

Anticipation rises as iPhone X release date nears

LeopardLife Elaina Johnson and Zach Dillard, Staff Writers

October 13, 2017No Comments

From brand new facial recognition to custom emojis, the iPhone X is the new face of cutting-edge technology. Releasing in November, the gadget keeps people in suspense in the...

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Creekwood UMC hosts annual pumpkin patch

Creekwood UMC hosts annual pumpkin patch

LeopardLife Sam Walton, Business Manager

October 18, 2017No Comments

Fall is in the air with festivities all around. Looking for a festive way to celebrate fall? How about a pumpkin? Creekwood United Methodist Church is throwing a pumpkin patch fr...

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Ahmed Bouafif

October 4, 2017No Comments

Ahmed Bouafif is 12 and is turning 13-years-old on October 29. He is a legend at everything, super smart, handsome, and lit. He is also a party animal. Some people say he is a...

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Cheerleaders spread school spirit despite injury risks

Cheerleaders spread school spirit despite injury risks

LeopardLife Tyler Call, Sports Editor

October 17, 2017No Comments

With their ponytails and high spirits, many may not recognize the possible dangers cheerleaders take. Though they are young, small-framed, peppy girls, cheerleaders actua...

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