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LeopardLife takes national award

April 19, 2018


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San Francisco - LeopardLife print newspaper/newsmagazine placed 3rd place for Middle School/ Junior High publications in the National Student Press Association Best of Show category April 14 at the Journalism Educators Association and NSPA convention in San Francisco. The publication also was awarded...

LeopardLife Publication grabs second ILPC Star Award

January 14, 2018


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LeopardLife is a student-run publication of Willow Springs Middle School in exemplary-rated Lovejoy ISD, located in Northeast Collin County in Fairview, Allen, and Lucas. LeoaprdLife is a  news website with news content added daily and quarterly printed newspaper/newsmagazine printed throughout the...

LeopardLife editors and staff for 2017-2018 announced

December 14, 2017


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EDITORS IN CHIEF, CLAIRE EASLEY AND AILSA KOKORICHA Claire Easley is an individual holding a passion for creating. Having been published in Fairview Magazine, one of Easley’s biggest loves is writing. Easley doesn’t describe herself as a big reader even though she adores creating things for others...

Ahmed Bouafif

October 4, 2017


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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 awesome and that he might be a unicorn, the world will never know. He is not bubbly. He is also not a she. But he is a he. He also ...

Michael Modine

September 21, 2017


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Michael Modine deals with his nerves by not focusing on the pressure, but likes to think about everything that annoys him and channels the anger into the game. Modine plays with aggression on the football field and this makes him a great player.   Modine is excited about the upcoming season an...

Anthony Morgello

September 21, 2017


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Anthony Morgello, seventh grade, lives a busy and crazy life. He plays football as a right guard on offense, the defensive end on defense, plays baseball as a catcher and third basemen, and he also plays the viola in the Philharmonic Orchestra.      “In my family, I have four parents, my mom...

Kaylea Norman

September 21, 2017


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Kaylea Norman has a loud and spunky personality. She is a cheerleader and a basketball player. She is in all GT classes and prides herself on her ability to be a social butterfly and talk to everyone. She has been a cheerleader since she was seven and loves sideline and competitive cheer. She...

Mac Van Benthuysen

September 21, 2017


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Mac Van Benthuysen is a Staff Writer for Leopard Life. This is her first year in Lovejoy ISD and at WSMS. Her favorite thing about journalism is photography, and she loves to write about the sports page and about the world. Van Benthuysen lives an ecstatic cross-country life, from passion to a...

Angelina Widmoser

September 21, 2017


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Angelina Widmoser could also be called Angelina from Austria. Widmoser is a new student ot the Lovejoy district and is part Austrian on her mother’s side. How she came to live in Fairview is part of her story. She has gone to private school in Plano till seventh grade. When she got asked what she ...

Margo Friloux

September 21, 2017


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A student by day and cook by night. Margo Friloux enjoys to cook all kinds of different foods in her spare time whether it’s desserts, dinners, and even appetizers. “My favorite food to make is ice cream cake because it’s very fun to make them and they end up turning out really good," said Fr...

Nicole George

September 21, 2017


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A WSMS 7th grader, Nicole George, who is slowly starting her first year in Newspaper. Writing has always been a passion of her’s ,so Newspaper may be the right choice. Nicole loves theatre arts, yet has terrible stage fright. When theatre tech became an option, that may have been her first choice el...

Ally Harris

September 21, 2017


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Ally is 12 years old and has many interests. She is on and to the point in writing because she loves to dance (especially ballet, ballet pointe, pun intended), writing, art, tennis, and playing the cello. She has lived in many different states in the USA. Ally is a California baby. She has moved...

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