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[23 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Leon Band yet again triumphs at competition | ]

By Sella Kinch
Being one of the most talented bands in Florida, the Leon Band is known all over the Big Bend and even in London from the infamous performance in a winter parade last year.
For over six decades, the band has always received multiple “Superior” grading scores at the MPA …

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[21 Oct 2014 | Comments Off on Video: Leon’s Band at 2014 Preliminary Competition | ]

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=VHuEYeG-4Rs
This is the link to a video of Leon’s own Redcoats at the 2014 Preliminary Competition: Battle on the Border
 

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[14 Sep 2014 | Comments Off on A tradition marches into Dover | ]

By Will Rasmussen
A Leon football away game would not be complete without a full regiment of Marching Redcoats and Leon cheerleaders. As a caravan of busses rolled down the highway headed for Dover, the Leon Band and Leon cheerleaders followed in pursuit. Junior cheerleader Emma Jo McAuliffe was thrilled to …

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[17 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Cassie LaJeunesse: My thoughts on PAWS | ]

For me, the winter holidays have always included music. My family is very musical and I’ve always been involved in performing. This past weekend, I participated in my second Performing Arts Winter Showcase at Leon.
There is something about performing in a concert that gets me into the holiday spirit. The …

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[9 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on PAWS is coming to Leon | ]

The Performing Arts Winter Showcase will take place this weekend, Friday and Saturday December 13th and 14th. The concert will feature many performing arts groups at Leon.

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[7 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Six Leon students accepted into All-State Guitar program | ]

Of 10 students who auditioned, six Leon guitar students were accepted to the guitar All State program. Seniors John Ahern, Andrew Bryant, Will Giglio, Ben Holt and Fred Springer, and junior Joaquin Erickson all passed the audition process.

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[23 Jan 2009 | 15 Comments | ]

By Grace Richardson
In the past, the school assemblies honoring Black History Month at Leon have had themes ranging from The Oscars to Showtime at the Apollo.

This year’s assembly will focus more on Broadway than Hollywood. The performance will be held during the school day on Feb. 26.
The title of the event …