Nikki La Voie

Nikki La Voie

Michelle McDaniel, Staff Writer
April 22, 2014 • 14 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

Sophomore Nikki La Voie scanned the list, searching for her name amid the jumble of other people crowded around the paper. Locating hers, she smiled at the result. “I just felt really happy and proud of myself for doing the best I could,” La Voie said. “I didn’t care about the publicity, it... Read more »

New Turf Brings New Expectations

New Turf Brings New Expectations

Ben Townsend, Staff Writer
April 22, 2014 • 23 views
Filed under News Briefs, Recent Stories

Over the next couple of months the game field at Legacy will be ripped up and replaced with turf. The change is part of a sweeping trend across America to replace grass with turf to cut costs on maintenance and irrigation fees The project began in early April with construction... Read more »

NFL Draft 2014: The Craze Begins

NFL Draft 2014: The Craze Begins

Austin Escalante, Staff Writer
April 22, 2014 • 6 views
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

The National Football League draft arrives soon, and Radio City Music Hall will be a fan-crazed party hall on Thursday, May 8 through Saturday, May 10. Every young athlete dreams of hearing their name called on draft night. Walking out of the green room, greeting the commissioner of the NFL and holding... Read more »

Searching for Sequins: Girls Prepare for Prom

Searching for Sequins: Girls Prepare for Prom

Madison Fountain, Personality Editor
April 17, 2014 • 52 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

The fashion topic on nearly every senior girl’s mind this time of the year: to find a prom dress. Unlike the majority of girls who plan to buy their dress at large dress stores like Whatchamacallit and Terry Costa, seniors Amber Dever and Jade Mactavish have different ideas of where to get their dresses.... Read more »

NHS Goes to the Zoo

NHS Goes to the Zoo

Shalavé Cawley, Staff Writer
April 17, 2014 • 23 views
Filed under News Briefs, Recent Stories

National Honor Society will take their annual field trip on April 22. This year, club members will get the day off from school to visit the Fort Worth Zoo. “The zoo is fun and a lot of times high school age kids don’t go,” NHS sponsor Ms. Michelle Hurst said. “You go when you’re little and... Read more »

Gluten Free: The Adverse Effects of Celiac Disease

Gluten Free: The Adverse Effects of Celiac Disease

Ashley Richardson, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 38 views
Filed under Features, Recent Stories

According to the Celiac Foundation Website, Celiac disease, the constant battle of the digestive system attacking itself everytime gluten enters the body, affects 1 in every 100 people worldwide. Celiac disease forces people to change their diet because gluten is common... Read more »

Top 6 Secret Menus

Top 6 Secret Menus

Mason Baas, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 59 views
Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

When someone goes to McDonald’s, they’ll probably order a Big Mac and not a Monster Mac, or go to Starbucks and order a Caramel Cappuccino and not a Cotton Candy Frappuccino. These would sound foreign to almost anyone who doesn’t know about the plethora of secret menus out there. Here are some... Read more »

Too Skinny

Too Skinny

Amanda Lanter, Student
April 16, 2014 • 51 views
Filed under In My Words, Recent Stories

Weight is a very touchy subject for a lot of people. I hate my weight, but for different reasons than most others. I have been very skinny and tall for as long as I can remember and I absolutely hate it. I can't go a single day without someone telling me "You're way too skinny" or "You need to eat more... Read more »

Aubrey Valenzuela

Aubrey Valenzuela

Michelle McDaniel, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 60 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

The breeze whipped past sophomore Aubrey Valenzuela’s face as he jumped down a staircase landing on the bottom. He immediately pedalled a few feet further away from the stairs, then circled around to try again. Being a new member on a BMX team, he would need the practice. Aubrey Valenzuela performs... Read more »

Oculus Rift Bought by Facebook

Oculus Rift Bought by Facebook

Trevor Byington, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 17 views
Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

In an unexpected business ploy, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg has purchased the rights to the virtual reality system known as the Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Many people are wondering what a social media giant like Facebook could want with the VR system. After the announcement of the purchase was made,... Read more »

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