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Trust The Process

Trust The Process

Brooke Johnson, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Blogs & Columns, Recent Stories

When people hear that I have a 504 plan they look at me like I’m from another planet. They have no idea what I’m talking about. Trying to explain it a different way every time doesn’t really work, so I’ve perfected a speech: “My brain doesn’t process things in a certain way, so I get acco...

Sam Troutt: Going for Gold

Sam Troutt: Going for Gold

Kendra Washington, Sports Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories, Sports

Senior Sam Troutt strives to finish this marathon in three hours, that puts him at about seven minutes per mile. Troutt feels it around mile eight. He’s unable to keep water down and his muscles begin to tense up. Troutt continues with his goal in mind. He begins to feel lightheaded, a burn dances...

How to Adult: Surviving High School

How to Adult: Surviving High School

Felicity Veliz, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under How to Adult, Recent Stories

Being a high school student, you may not know all the responsibilities that come with growing up. And with high school being a step closer to becoming and adult, underage students still want to receive as much real world experience they can. Down below are a few ways to prepare for your future. Get A Job ...

Review: Grown-ish

Review: Grown-ish

Benita Orie, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Zoey Johnson, played by Yara Shahidi, stars in the all new American sitcom depicting the life of a teenage girl who finds her way through college. She takes on California University to “find herself.” Upon arrival, Zoey opens herself to all the worrisome aspects of college as they plague an anxious pa...

8 Creative High School Names

8 Creative High School Names

Jake Stacks, News Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

MISD is looking at and projecting future growth, which may result in another high school. While they do that, though, I decided to focus on what really matters about this new school: a kick-butt name and mascot. LegacyRidge High School Pegai Yes, the plural of flying horse is not Pegusi. Or Pegusus. Or Pegususes...

MISD Committee Discusses Changes in Academic Ranking

MISD Committee Discusses Changes in Academic Ranking

Jazmine Necessary, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories, Top Story

The current GPA/class rank policy could change for future students. A committee made up of students, parents, teachers, counselors and administrators are reviewing the policy. The committee looks at different options on how GPA and class rank should be calculated. One option only calculates core c...

Tranquil Travels

Tranquil Travels

Jose Cruz, Yearbook Copy Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories

An exhale of air proceeds a scene quieted by serenity as senior Ryan King completes his hike up the mass of rocks and lava beneath. He watches as the sun kisses the clouds beyond the mountain face and disappears into the horizon, leaving behind only a thin veil of twilight for the vacationers to bask in....

LBTV: Should District Policy on Sick Days Change?

February 16, 2018


Filed under LBTV, Recent Stories

Students discuss the importance of exemptions and being present at school despite being in the worst flu season in history.