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Kayleigh Gerlach

Kayleigh Gerlach

Lexi Ellis, Staff Writer
April 7, 2016
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In Adana, Turkey, a town dangerously close to Syria, the perpetual war-zone in the middle east, junior Kayleigh Gerlach came home from school to find her mother watching an alert on one of the five available television channels. They were on lockdown. Gerlach has lived on a base for most of her life... Read more »

Mrs. Gross

Mrs. Gross

Phillip Smith, Staff Writer
March 17, 2016
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Week after week, math teacher Ms. Julie Gross persistently approached former Principal David Wright, to remind him of her exceptional interest in a teaching career at the new Legacy High School. In the process of Mr. David Wright creating his employee list, Ms. Gross continued to ensure that her name... Read more »

Montana Skidmore

Montana Skidmore

Katherine Powell, Staff Writer
March 15, 2016
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Senior Montana Skidmore steps onto the paintball field as the buzzers blows and she sprints to her position to play. Skidmore knows these hours of practice will pay off as she heads to her first professional paintball tournament. “My favorite thing about paintball is the adrenaline rush,” Skidmore sa... Read more »

Briana Moreno and Nigel Mitcham

Briana Moreno and Nigel Mitcham

Ava Green, Staff Writer
March 9, 2016
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Briana closed her eyes hesitantly at his request. Her long-term boyfriend, Nigel, had been acting very secretive lately, and she knew she was about to find out why. Suddenly, a small, silver ring was dropped into her hands — the long-awaited promise ring. This was the moment that juniors Briana... Read more »

Anu Oluwashina

Anu Oluwashina

Ashley Bow, Staff Writer
March 3, 2016
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Two years ago, now sophomore Anu Oluwashina stepped off the plane at the airport. She and her family grabbed their bags and headed outside and into the heat of the day. She felt relief wash over her as she took in her surroundings. After a 10-hour flight, they had finally made it to Texas. “It was... Read more »

Alexis Ouart

Alexis Ouart

Ashley Bow, Staff Writer
March 1, 2016
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Sophomore Alexis Ouart stood on her surfboard in the clear waters off the coast of Atlantis. As she was the only one at the resort she was staying surfing, many people watched as she easily glided along the waves. Ouart enjoys surfing, and goes to surf in places like this whenever she gets the opportunity.... Read more »

Gabby Taylor

Gabby Taylor

Katherine Powell, Staff Writer
February 23, 2016
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As senior Gabby Taylor speaks with her grandma about embarking on a life changing trip, her grandmother tears up. Gabby thinks about how long she has wanted to do this, and realizes she has to do this. She is going to go on a mission trip to Haiti. “My parents supported me, but they were a little... Read more »

Nathan Haslam

Nathan Haslam

Kendra Washington, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
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Then seventh grader, Nathan Haslam walks into Tate Springs Baptist Church, the only person in his family to have stepped foot in a church in many years. Haslam was invited by a friend and had accepted with the hope and expectation of free food. Although Haslam did not get food that evening, but he was... Read more »

Emma Johnson

Emma Johnson

Anna Jordan, Staff Writer
January 29, 2016
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Junior Emma Johnson sits with choir director Josh Powell as they wait to hear if Johnson has made the All-State choir. The judge comes out and starts with the basses then onto the tenors, sopranos and finally the altos. “It felt really great,” Johnson said. “I didn’t think I would get i... Read more »

Haleigh Carr

Haleigh Carr

Savannah Guerrero, Staff Writer
January 8, 2016
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Junior Haleigh Carr rushes into Dr. Shardy’s room panting from the three flight of stairs she had to climb. With a box of a dozen donuts in hand ready to start the morning, Carr leads BASIC, a Christian devotional club. Despite the earliness of the morning, she loves to start the day with a prayer.   “It can be a... Read more »