Ledyard’s Newest Hiking Trail

Looking for something to do outdoors in October? You’re in luck: a new hiking trail has opened up in town. The Tri-Town Trail, which (once completed) will span from Preston to Groton, held a celebration at Preston Community Park to honor its official opening to the public. The celebration, held on October 3rd from 1:00 … Continue reading Ledyard’s Newest Hiking Trail

Palestine Resources

Violence has recently escalated between the countries of Palestine and Israel. The situation has been occurring for decades. It is a highly serious topic that we felt we could not do justice explaining. Below are some resources that can be used to further educate yourself. Articles: https://free-palestine.carrd.co/ https://www.amnesty.org/en/countries/middle-east-and-north-africa/israel-and-occupied-palestinian-territories/report-israel-and-occupied-palestinian-territories/ https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2021/country-chapters/israel/palestine# Instagram Accounts: @impact @letstalkpalestine @key48return Twitter … Continue reading Palestine Resources

Let’s Check in on Biden and His Accomplishments So Far

The first 100 days of 46th president Joe Biden’s presidency have nearly passed. Biden will officially have been president for 100 days on April 30.  The president has promised bold initiatives such as tackling climate change, coronavirus relief, and immigration reform. According to AP News, as of Biden’s 93rd  day in office, he has upheld … Continue reading Let’s Check in on Biden and His Accomplishments So Far

Mr. Buonocore: Buffalo Chicken Aficionado or Secret One Direction Fan?

Students at Ledyard High School can no longer expect to hear athletic director Mr. Buonocore before every lunch wave, announcing the special of the day. While Mr. Buonocore was praising the orange chicken, buffalo chicken dip, Italian pasta, and colorful salads through the P.A. system, behind the scenes he was the ringleader of a crazy … Continue reading Mr. Buonocore: Buffalo Chicken Aficionado or Secret One Direction Fan?

Paranormal Investigations at LHS

Throughout history, schools have been considered hot spots for spirits and paranormal activity and now, Ledyard High School is a part of the supernatural world. It seems unlikely, strange, some may say “Impossible! Not in little old Ledyard.” But recently, secrets have surfaced and students and staff have witnessed things that no one can forget. … Continue reading Paranormal Investigations at LHS

Super Bowl or Superspreader?

The annual Super Bowl is arguably one of the biggest nights for football fans, and even a pandemic can’t stop their devotion to the beloved sport. Thousands of fans across the country gathered in large groups to watch the televised event, ignoring COVID-19 protocols. The worst of the parties was in Tampa, Florida, where celebrations … Continue reading Super Bowl or Superspreader?

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Space Shuttle!

There are many ways that spacecraft have been reused in the past, present, and near future. Some of these methods include landing like a plane (the Space Shuttle), landing the booster on a boat (Falcon 9, Falcon Heavy, and New Glenn), catching the booster with a helicopter (Electron), or retrieving parts that parachute into the … Continue reading It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Space Shuttle!