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Westside Picnic

Westside Picnic

Ryland Mallett, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

To continue a tradition originally created at Jobe Middle School, the annual West Side Picnic festivities will begin at 5:30 p.m. on April 17. All elementary, intermediate and middle schools are invited to Legacy High School to get to know the administration, teachers and become familiar with the ca...

One Act Play “Silent Sky” Moves On to Region

One Act Play “Silent Sky” Moves On to Region

Kathryn Pedroza, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

Sitting on the edge of her seat, ignoring the exhaustion from the 13 hour day, junior Katy Thomas anxiously awaits the results of the area competition. The cast of “Silent Sky” joined hands and then jumped up in excitement when they heard the news they had all waited for. The cast and crew will per...

Walkout Planned for April 20

Walkout Planned for April 20

Ashley Bow, Personalities Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

Junior Katy Thomas scrolls through her Twitter feed lazily when she sees an interesting post. She stops to read and immediately DMs the account to ask about it. A few quick messages and she has decided. She will give a speech at the student walkout April 20. “The fact is something has to change,” T...

LUCK Week Recap: Over $10,000 Raised for Amanda Ferguson

LUCK Week Recap: Over $10,000 Raised for Amanda Ferguson

Benita Orie, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story

Everything changed for her. Life will never be the same. However, we jumped at the opportunity to help. After a week’s worth of running about frantically to make sure everything fell into place, Legacy’s Student Council gave Amanda Ferguson and her family everything they hoped for. L.U.C.K. (Le...

Boys’ Bowling Team Rolls Into State

Boys’ Bowling Team Rolls Into State

Ashley Bow, Personality Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories, Sports

It took a moment to sink in. The teammates stood in shock for a split second before erupting into cheers. The Varsity Boys Bowling team made state, an important achievement in the perspective of senior Devon Rivers. “The feeling of winning was overwhelming,” Rivers said. “It was relief and exci...

Superintendent Meets With Students to Discuss Security

Superintendent Meets With Students to Discuss Security

Jake Stacks, News Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story

Superintendent Dr. Jim Vaszauskas traveled to Legacy to meet with students on March 9, and as the meeting neared, students congregated around the doors of the PAC. The doors were locked, and the theater was secure. But what about the school? In light of the Parkland shooting, Dr. V visited Legacy on his p...

Sophomore Athlete Receives Newcomer of the Year Bobblehead

Sophomore Athlete Receives Newcomer of the Year Bobblehead

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Story

Sophomore Harmoni Turner won the Newcomer of the Year Bobblehead for girls basketball, given out to the best new athlete in the DFW area. Turner averaged 23 points-per-game and led the team in most points scored with 663. She caught the eyes of scouts with her flashy passes and court vision, and she averaged out ab...

Visual Arts Students Compete, Move On to State

Visual Arts Students Compete, Move On to State

Isabella Modderman, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, News, Recent Stories

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 ...

New Partnership Brings Competition Across State Lines

New Partnership Brings Competition Across State Lines

Kendra Washington, Sports Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Story

Mansfield ISD has agreed to compete in a ‘Border Brawl’ with Tulsa, Oklahoma area schools. MISD High Schools will compete with Tulsa Union, Jenks, Broken Arrow, Bixby and Sand Springs during the 2018-2019 Track & Field and Football Seasons. The brawl will kick off with a track meet on Marc...

Academic Associate Principal Leaves Legacy, Accepts Principal Job

Academic Associate Principal Leaves Legacy, Accepts Principal Job

Grant Baker, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story

Half-eaten going-away cakes and gift bags litter Academic Associate Principal Erin Frye’s desk as she attempts to clean and pack her office. Pictures once proudly displayed are now tucked away in boxes to be used later. After four years as Legacy’s Assistant Principal, Ms. Frye will take a pri...