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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...

MISD Offers Free SAT For Juniors

Graphic by Matthew McCoy on Canva.

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

On March 25 Legacy will provide an SAT throughout the school day for the junior class. MISD has covered the price for the test, and students will not need to sacrifice a Saturday or find transportation. The decision to give the SAT was made to test and evaluate the juniors who have not taken the t...

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 ...

Ms. Castor Joins Legacy At Semester

Ms. Castor teaches her class algebra II. Ms. Castor joined legacy at the semester after Ms. Curry retired.

Madison Palmer and Evelyn Quiroz

February 13, 2020

While students are home for Christmas break, Ms. Makisha Castor, the new Algebra 2 teacher walks to her classroom. She feels nervous on her first day of school but was eager to start meeting new people.  Because of Ms. Angela Curry’s decision to retire, Ms. Castor had an opportunity to take a math positi...

Edison Grant: Endlings Finale Airs on Hulu

Edison Grand, second from left), returns to Legacy after finishing filming for Hulu. (Courtesy Image, Hulu)

Kamryn Hannigan, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

The plane’s wings cut their way lazily through cotton candy clouds, not a bird in sight at such a high altitude. Edison Grant stares out the window wondering at his own luck. Having completed filming for the second season of his TV show, he is coming home. Sinking Ship Entertainment’s Endlings a...

Basketball Honors Kobe Bryant With Whiteout

John Muhammad, 11, dribbles down the court against Seguin. Boys' varsity lost 79-76

Amber Adams, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

On Friday, Jan 31, both the JV and varsity basketball girls’ and boys’ teams had a whiteout in honor of Kobe Bryant and the Calabasas 9. Bryant and the Calabasas 9 died in a helicopter crash on Jan 26. Junior Emarie Wachsmann plays for the JV girls’ basketball team and was honored to play during th...

Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

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Ryland Mallett, Editor-In-Chief

February 1, 2020

The Texas Election Code requires every Texas high school to distribute voter registration applications at least twice each school year. However, only 34 percent of high schools have requested voter registration forms since 2016.  Over 140 Texas superintendents signed a pledge in 2017 to ensure their high sc...

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...