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Upcoming STAAR, SAT Tests Cancelled

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Nina Banks, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

Update 4/3: Collegeboard announced new information about the 2019-2020 AP Exams. Tests are scheduled for May 11-22 and can be administered at home or at schools if reopened. Students can access exams on any device and upload responses through text or a photo of a handwritten response. Additionally, the tests...

UIL Suspends All Athletic Events Until May 4

Rachel Darden, 12, jumps into the pit during long jump at the Bronco Relays on Feb. 22.

Major Melson, Staff Writer

April 2, 2020

The buzzer ends. The team huddles around their coach and begins the celebration. The boys’ soccer team just became district champions and defeated Crowley 2-1 in the last regular-season game of the year. That happened nearly a month ago, most likely the last time those players would ever play togethe...

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...

6 Sources To Stay Informed About COVID-19

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McKenzie Canton, Staff Writer

March 26, 2020

As this season of life lulls over our heads, it can be difficult to find accountable resources. However, relax, find some food, then sit and take in some good reading for information you don’t want to miss. It’s important to understand which credible sources are worth taking a look at. Overall Updates ...

TCC Classes Adapt To Campus Closure

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Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

March 21, 2020

In preparation for the start of online dual credit classes, junior Ethan Elston scrolls through his inbox of new emails that alert him of the current situation and changes to his classes.  TCC’s dual credit classes transitioned to start online classrooms as of March 23 until further notice that students may return to campus. Dual credit classes would con...

How to Adult: Dealing With COVID-19

How to Adult: Dealing With COVID-19

Jordyn Folsom and Zach Planche

March 19, 2020

The threat of the COVID-19 virus has prompted schools across the country to cancel classes to prevent contamination among students. Mansfield ISD prolonged students’ spring break for three weeks, but that does not mean more time to go out with friends or family. Here is what to do and what not to d...

StuCo Hosts ‘Coronacation’ Spirit Week

StuCo Hosts 'Coronacation' Spirit Week

Sarah Akande, Sports Editor

March 18, 2020

Amidst the shortage of toilet paper in grocery stores and craze of the coronavirus, Legacy StuCo still looks for ways to occupy students during the two-week school cancellation. During the week of March 23 to March 27, StuCo will organize Bronco Coronacation, an at-home spirit week to maintain morale ...

Update: Girls Bowling Team Makes History

Bowling, Samantha Spalding, 9, practices for the girls bowling team at the Forum Bowling Lanes on Jan. 30.

Zach Planche, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Update: For the first time in the team’s history, the girls’ Bronco bowling team advanced to playoffs. The team advanced to state on March 1 and competed in San Antonio in March. Coach Mike Young experienced similar success with the boys team last year and looks forward to the challenge. ...