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Debate Hosts Angel Tournament

Debate Hosts Angel Tournament

Matthew McCoy, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


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To start this year's debate season, Debate will host a first angel tournament Saturday, Sept. 15 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Only MISD schools and novice members will participate in this tournament. “We’ve competed at some, but this is completely our own,” Debate president Katlin Nguyen said. “Its ...

Band Summer Rehearsal

Band Summer Rehearsal

Brooke Johnson, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


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Clouds fill the early morning, summer sky as band students gather in groups. Cars pull up to the practice field parking lot and students file out. They pull their flags and instruments out with them while others walk down from the band hall to the practice field parking lot. Students make small talk a...

Step Team Holds Tryouts

Step Team Holds Tryouts

Jada Gantt, Staff Writer

August 27, 2018


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At fish camp, the halls filled with incoming freshmen and Ms. Bonita Denge, Algebra 2 teacher and team sponsor of the Notorious Steppers entered with the team flyers. Students swarmed her looking for information on the new step team. Ms. Denge will hold leadership position tryouts on August 28 in ...

Theater Hosts Fall Auditions

Theater Hosts Fall Auditions

Kamryn Hannigan, Staff Writer

August 23, 2018


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Update: The cast list for "Peter and the Starcatcher" went up on August 24 following auditions. The Boy/Peter- Seth Matthews Molly Aster- Hannah Reetz Black Stache- Katy Thomas Sir Leonard Aster- Andrew Bates Grempkin- Kinsley Stuart-Browne Mack- Kailyn Lott Sanchez- Scout Gonzalez Fighting...

VASE Competition Results

VASE Competition Results

Brinley Koenig, Features Editor

May 8, 2018


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Four art students-- senior Ashley Owens, senior Destiny Boland, senior Emma Randall and sophomore Amiya Jenkins-- earned medals for their work at the state VASE, Visual Arts Scholastic Event, competition on Friday, April 27 in San Marcos. “I was really surprised when I got [to state] because everythi...

Student Council Visits State Convention

Student Council Visits State Convention

Benita Orie, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


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A thrilling aura filled the Student Council room as each member anticipated the annual student council conference. They piled into carpool and headed on their way to enjoy a weekend enriched with a leadership experience that will encourage them to deepen their hearts. This year’s student council state conventi...

Chamber Choir Prepares for Festival Concert

Chamber Choir Prepares for Festival Concert

Kathryn Pedroza, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


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Chamber Choir will perform their pre-festival concert on April 24. The performance will be in the PAC at 7 p.m. The choir, including freshman Emily Ledesma, has rehearsed the choral pieces since August. “It’s the only time you’ll get to hear the songs and it’s only 20 minutes long,” Led...

Old Royalty: Journalism Students Win Crowns and Pacemakers

Old Royalty: Journalism Students Win Crowns and Pacemakers

Felicity Veliz, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


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UPDATE Journalism students brought another online newspaper Pacemaker home to Legacy from the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention. The Rider Online won a Pacemaker and was honored with first place in Best in Show. Journalism adviser Mr. Leland Mallett was named a 2017 Disting...

Choir Earns Unexpected Ratings

Choir Earns Unexpected Ratings

Brooke Johnson, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


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On Saturday, Mar. 3, 29 soloists and one madrigal from the Legacy High School Choir participated in the Mansfield ISD Solo/Ensemble Contest. Out of these soloists, 24, as well as the madrigal, earned the rating Superior, the highest ranking someone can earn in this competition. “I feel really great,”...

Visual Arts Students Compete, Move On to State

Visual Arts Students Compete, Move On to State

Isabella Modderman, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


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The hustle and bustle of boxes full of artwork worked their way into the cafeteria of Timberview High School on Saturday, March 3rd, as the annual Visual Arts Scholastic Event took place. The mission of the TAEA Visual Arts Scholastic Event is to recognize exemplary student achievement in the Visual Arts ...