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Legacy Hosts Westside Picnic

Legacy Hosts Westside Picnic

Sarah Akande, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019


Filed under Moments, News, Recent Stories

Food and game trucks pull up into the parking lot as volunteers set up games and activities for the attendees. Through the glass doors of the cafeteria, merchandise and goods from local vendors such as Sweet Creations and Jo and Bo soap company lay on several tables. Parents and their children walk around...

Tim Madigan Talks To Juniors

Tim Madigan Talks To Juniors

Brinley Koenig, Features Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Moments, Recent Stories

As students file into the PAC during second period on Thursday, Feb. 14, a screen above the stage displays a yellow and brown book cover titled: The Burning: Massacre, Destruction, and the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921. The author and speaker, Tim Madigan, stands below it and observes his audience of studen...

Toys For Tots Brings Community Together

Toys For Tots Brings Community Together

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


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“We Are MISD” projected onto the Performing Arts Center, and hundreds of vehicles filled each space in the parking lot. Cold air and wind with the sound of iconic Christmas music played over the speakers as residents of Mansfield came together to celebrate Toys 4 Tots. Students, families and staff of MISD surroun...

Holiday Hoopla Brings Christmas Cheer

Holiday Hoopla Brings Christmas Cheer

Kathryn Pedroza, Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Moments, Recent Stories

A group of Stuco members greet students at the door as they walk into the Holiday Hoopla on Dec 1. Sophomore Serena Noureddine collects the $5 admission price going toward Toys for Tots. “Thank you so much for coming,” Noureddine said and a group cheers when another student shows up. Seniors Clyd...

Step Team Practices

Step Team Practices

Jaden McKinnon, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Moments, Top Story

Before practice on Sept. 9, the silent cafeteria fills with chatter and laughs as members of the Notorious Steppers share snacks and talk about their day before warming up. A large commotion and a loud clash echo from the middle of the cafeteria as members struggle to move the tables out of their wa...

Choir Hosts Fall Concert

Choir Hosts Fall Concert

Kathryn Pedroza, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Moments, Recent Stories

Parents walk into First United Methodist Church Mansfield on Oct. 16 and try to find a seat. Moms push their children to an open pew closest to the front. On the way, one parent stops another. “Where have you been?” One said, then proceeded to catch one another up on the latest injuries, illness...

Debate Team Prepares for Season

Debate Team Prepares for Season

Jacob Neesen, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Moments, Recent Stories

Mr. Ritz’s room fills with students at the end of the school day. Decorations and plastic vines line the walls, and bright lights beam down from above. Students sit down next to their friends, talk in small groups and go up to the front and grab chips and water. “Ok y’all, we’re gonna go ahead and st...

Band Summer Rehearsal

Band Summer Rehearsal

Brooke Johnson, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Moments, Recent Stories

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...

AP English III Presents Ideas to Administration

AP English III Presents Ideas to Administration

Jazmine Necessary, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Moments, Recent Stories

Tri-folds take over the PAC entrance hall as students talk to parents about their ideas to improve the school. Juniors Alexis Luna, Janet Ramirez and Olivia Jackson present their idea over implementing a study hall in the school day to make studying and getting work done easier for students in other...

Band Holds Annual Jazz Bash

Band Holds Annual Jazz Bash

Morgan Richards, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


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The cool, blue lights that hung from the ceiling cast a dim glow on the black tablecloths and decorative bottles below. Jazz aficionados and fun-loving students alike sat crowded around their tables, whispering to each other with a low, charged excitement. At the foot of the elevated stage stood a m...