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Dress Code Revisions 2018-19

Dress Code Revisions 2018-19

Jazmine Necessary, Editor-In-Chief

August 8, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

A committee of teachers, administrators, parents and students from various grade levels met to revise the MISD dress code policy for the 2018-2019 school year. Assistant Principal Leonard Cousins approached the Campus Support Director Tamara Vardy to suggest a review of the dress code policy. “I...

Timothy Minnick: Fighting for Control

Timothy Minnick: Fighting for Control

Melissa De La Cruz, Personalities Editor

July 29, 2018


Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories, Top Story

One tap. Two taps. Then kindergartner, now junior Timothy Minnick distracts his mind from the reality of the situation. He doesn’t know it yet, but soon his ADHD will kick in and start a scene of panic that will rattle everyone else in the room. “I don’t entirely think I grew up differently from others,...

Top 5 Group Activities

Top 5 Group Activities

Melissa De La Cruz, Personalities Editor

July 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Weekly List

There comes a point in life where we all join a certain club, organization or team. All groups have one thing in common: teamwork. What better way to get to know the people around you than to go through a course of fun-filled group activities for all? Here’s a list of competitive entertainment to ke...

Summertime Bonding Methods

Summertime Bonding Methods

June 17, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

There comes a point in life where we all join a certain club, organization or team. All groups have one thing in common: teamwork. What better way to get to know the people around you than to go through a course of fun-filled group activities for all? Here’s a list of competitive entertainment to ke...

6 Summer Snacks

6 Summer Snacks

Summer Barakat, Staff Writer

June 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Weekly List

Summer snacks pacify the everyday cravings for food, while also making for picture-perfect and aesthetically pleasing Instagram posts. Munch on these this summer. North American Cantaloupe Although this cantaloupe cannot be found everywhere, hunting the extra mile for it will definitely be worth i...

Upcoming Summer Albums

Upcoming Summer Albums

Micaih Thomas, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

2017 was a great year for music, but I can tell that these artists might wild out. Lets get it. Kanye- Kanye, Kanye, Kanye. After all this controversy that he started on Twitter, TMZ and his affiliation with Donald Trump, I am interested to know what he’s cooked in that studio of his. Contrary to...

Final Blog: Lauren Hargrove

Final Blog: Lauren Hargrove

Lauren Hargrove, Editor In Chief

May 20, 2018


Filed under Blogs & Columns, Recent Stories

I remember my mom texting me in eighth grade telling me that the transfer to Legacy went through. In a few months, I would be a Bronco for four years of my life. Transferring to a new school was hard. My best friend went to Mansfield, and I only knew a handful of familiar faces starting the harshest year...

Final Blog: Kendra Washington

Final Blog: Kendra Washington

Kendra Washington, Sports Editor

May 19, 2018


Filed under Blogs & Columns, Recent Stories

The end of an era. I could only call this moment a weird experience, trying to sum up four years of crazy into a couple of paragraphs while also acknowledging that the crazy ends soon. High school has been four years of being everything I was not while I was on my way to finding out who I am. An...

Final Blog: Katherine Powell

Final Blog: Katherine Powell

Katherine Powell, Entertainment Editor

May 18, 2018


Filed under Blogs & Columns, Recent Stories

It’s finally here. I thought this moment would never come, yet time has gone by so fast. I am graduating, leaving high school, starting a completely new life. After contemplating and praying I committed to James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. I was born in Virginia and my dad still lives there, so it’...

Kelby Robbins: Defining the Sport

Kelby Robbins: Defining the Sport

Major Melson, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories, Sports

Her foot slowly rises off the ground. And it returns back towards the ground with a punch. Her arms swing the long, metal bat around towards a bright yellow ball. The two make contact sending the ball flying through the air. Third baseman Kelby Robbins air-mails her seventh homer over the wall. Althoug...