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Fine Arts Uses FlipGrid

Fine Arts Uses FlipGrid

Jordyn Folsom, Features Editor

March 28, 2020

To give students a creative outlet while home during the COVID-19 outbreak, Fine Arts Chair Jeremy Ferman created a Flipgrid for any Legacy student or teacher to join and make a 90-second video.  “I hope that students will get a sense of community,” Ferman said. “People crave to be a part of somethi...

One-Act Advances To Bi-District

The One-Act cast performs their show,

Cameron Dudzinski and Kamryn Hannigan

March 4, 2020

Legacy theater advanced to the UIL One-Act Play Bi-District 5-5A competition on March 3, 2020 with their show “Kodachrome.” Legacy advanced along with Crowley High  School and Burleson High School. Abby Ewing, 11, received the Honor Crew award, Seth Matthews, 11, received Honorable Mention All-...

Theater To Perform In One-Act Competition

Kamryn Hannigan, 12, photographs Danny Wall as the perfume maker in theater's show

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

Audience members muffle whispers and silence their cellphones as the lights go dark. The sound of a single pair of shoes entering the stage echos through the theater. As the lights come up, the audience’s eyes are drawn to senior Kamryn Hannigan. Theater’s One Act actors have started to put the finishing tou...

Debate Team Competes at Grandview

Debate sponsor Howard Ritz explains a case file to a student during practice.

Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

February 21, 2020

As buses lined the driveway of Grandview High School on Feb.18, students from 48 participating schools trickled off of the bus to enter into the buildings of their competition. Once inside the school, the somber attitude of debaters transitioned into a sense of urgency that would last throughout the ...

Tracy Adu: Journey Across the Pacific

African Student Union performs at the Black Out pep rally. Tracy Adu (second from the front) danced during the event.

Jordyn Folsom, Features Editor

February 18, 2020

As senior Tracy Adu boards her flight to America, she knows she will leave behind the convenience of vendors right outside her front door, the routine she maintained each day and the flavorful Ghanaian food. However, she also knows of the possibilities that await her in the United States.  In Marc...

Lana Abdulrazeq: A Writer’s Life

Lana Abdularezeq, 11, poses for a picture in Mrs. Bennett's classroom. Abdularezeq is the unofficial Vice President of author's club.

Evelyn Quiroz, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

The atmosphere remains silent once the meeting begins, but as the aspiring authors gather their thoughts, the entire mood shifts. Junior Lana Abdulrazeq prepares to share her ideas. Every other Wednesday, Abdulrazeq attends Author's club in Ms. Lisbeth Bennett's room. The club starts as Abdulraze...

Varsity Cheer Places at State

Claire Wisdom, 10, poses during rehearsal. Cheer placed seventeenth in the UIL Spirit Group competition.

Nina Banks, Staff Writer

January 25, 2020

The lights blare simultaneously with the crowd’s roars as cheer captain senior Kinzie Wilson runs on stage with her teammates. She performs a series of stunts and choreography that has been ingrained into her muscle memory. Nothing can prepare Wilson for the reward of all her hard work. On Jan. 1...

Red Out Celebrates Basketball

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Nina Banks, Staff Writer

January 20, 2020

Legacy StuCo will coordinate Red Out Week from Jan. 21-24. Red Out Week will celebrate the basketball team’s accomplishments this season and students are encouraged to participate in the designated dress-up days. Red Out Week concludes with the annual Red Out pep rally. “We do a lot during the fall to honor foot...

Photo Story: FFA Experience

Photo Story: FFA Experience

Isabelle Rico, Photographer

December 18, 2019