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7-Eleven Donates Money For Superfan App

7-Eleven Donates Money For Superfan App

Kathryn Pedroza, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, News, Recent Stories, Top Story

Stuco received $711 from 7-Eleven on Nov. 29 at the grand opening of their newest location on N. Main and Broad Street. Cheer, Drill and Stuco students went to the grand opening to accept the check and represent Legacy. Student council sponsor Ms. Kenna Cavnar helped organize the event.   “We want...

MISD Organizes Miles for Meredith

MISD Organizes Miles for Meredith

Jada Gantt, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

MISD Athletics will host Miles for Meredith on Nov. 17 at Mansfield High School to raise money for Toys for Tots. The event will bring the community together in honor of community leader Meredith Hatch. “Meredith Hatch was a dedicated community leader that gave unselfishly to programs,” head track...

Veterans Day Honors Past Soldiers

Veterans Day Honors Past Soldiers

Anna Jordan, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under News

Starting out as a soldier, Assistant Principal Mr. Leonard Cousins did not truly understand what it meant to be a soldier and only viewed it as his job. As his time in the Army grew, so did his love and pride for what he was doing. The more training he got and the older he became, the more he understo...

Texas Requires Police Interaction Video

Texas Requires Police Interaction Video

Ryland Mallett, News Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story

Texas legislators introduced the Texas Communications Safety Education Act which will require all high school students, starting with this year’s freshman (class of 2022), to watch a video about safe police interactions. Academic Associate Principal Ketura Madison attended brief meetings about the overview of t...

Voter’s Guide

Voter’s Guide

Matthew McCoy, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

As the 2018 midterm elections are in full swing and polls open Tuesday, Nov. 6, it is important for voters to be educated in who and what they support. Partisanship has divided in this country, and it is up to the citizens to determine the future. On a national and local level, here is an overview of sev...

JROTC Competes in First Meet

JROTC Competes in First Meet

Jada Gantt, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, News, Recent Stories

Bronco Battalion members attended the Billy Ryan High School Drill meet in Denton on Oct. 6. They won four first-place trophies, one second-place trophy and earned overall grand champion of the meet. Lieutenant Colonel and senior Solomon Davis lead the male color guard team. At drill practice every ...

Choir To Perform Alongside Crowder

Choir To Perform Alongside Crowder

Melissa De La Cruz, Personalities Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

Grammy-nominated artist Crowder will perform Dec. 1, at the MISD Center for the Performing Arts as part of his national “American Prodigal” tour. In addition to the performance, middle school choir students will perform with Crowder at the concert. The Center’s staff brings in different artist every ye...

Staff to Participate in Costume Contest

Staff to Participate in Costume Contest

Kamryn Hannigan, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

Teachers and administrators will participate in Legacy’s second Halloween costume contest on Oct. 31. Math teacher Ms. Julie Gross and AVID teacher Ms. Dionne Harris tied for first place last year. “I just thought it would be really fun to put on some fun face paint and makeup,” Ms. Gross s...

MISD Hosts College and Career Night

MISD Hosts College and Career Night

Micaih Thomas, Entertainment Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under News, Recent Stories

MISD will host College and Career Night at The Center for Performing arts on Oct. 29 from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. MISD invited colleges such as the University of Texas at Austin, Southern Methodist University and the University of Arkansas.  Pre-AP Algebra II teacher Julie Gross helped organize and promote the...

Marching Through The Rain

Marching Through The Rain

Matthew McCoy, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, News, Top Story

The Bronco Marching Band received sweepstakes in their UIL competition on Wednesday, Oct. 18, despite the rainy fall weather. The band had not rehearsed outdoors the week prior to the UIL competition because of rain, other than one hour the day of the competition. “It’s been really challenging not being ...