Día de los Muertos




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What is the definition of summer? Is it hanging out with friends at the beach? Is it spending time with your family? Or is it just relishing the Sun’s rays at the beach? We may never really know, but we really don’t need to, because even the fact of having summer is the greatest feeling […]

An Elementary Christmas


It’s that warm and fuzzy time of year again and the elementary students of Leland Public Schools are getting festive, with Santa hats, Christmas trees and even reindeer noses.  The classes of Mr. Pershinske, Mrs. Klein, Mrs. Kirt and Ms. Irwin can’t wait to see what’s under that tree.  Here’s a little sneak peek of […]

A High School Christmas


As Johnny Mathis once said, “it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas,” except for our lack of snow. The jury is still out when it comes to the question of having a white Christmas this year, but many people are hoping for the weather to turn cold again. Once again, the students of Leland […]



Most Americans have the same general idea about what Thanksgiving means. It’s a time for family, for eating more than you should, and decorating in the browns, oranges, yellows and reds that are the fall colors. The turkey art made from kid’s hand prints hangs up next to the gourds and drawings of pilgrims with […]