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Goodbye 2020

Canton writes about the consequences she noticed from 2020.
January 15, 2021

We survived one of the most mentally straining years in history. 2020 became a domino effect for disaster with wildfires covering the earth, the fright of a possible World War lll, COVID-19 and quarantine,...

New Businesses Coming to Mansfield

New Businesses Coming to Mansfield
January 15, 2021

As society changes, businesses also adjust to make way for a successful economy. Because of COVID-19, the business changes remain limited. However, a few businesses managed to bring what they had and better...

TikTok Fashion Hacks

TikTok Fashion Hacks
January 14, 2021

Top 8 Cartoons To Rewatch

Ukeje suggests childhood cartoon shows to rewatch that will ensure feelings of nostalgia.
January 13, 2021

With nearly seven months in quarantine, binge-watching shows became second-nature for most students. Scrolling through Netflix and Hulu gets tiring when you see the same titles over and over. Here’s...

A Team Of Abby’s

Seniors Abby Carpenter and Abby Hall and junior Abby Chambless pose for a picture together.
January 12, 2021

As the girls’ tennis team approached the court for a day of practice, one team member called out for Abby, but was met by three athletes’ turned heads. A quick clarification resolved the matter but...

Opinion: Standardized Tests Need An Upgrade

Quiroz writes about how students' knowledge and understanding should not be based on standardized exams .
January 11, 2021

Every year, with the exception of 2020, teachers prepare students for important end-of-year exams like the STAAR and finals. However, these exams do not accurately show a student’s retention of information...

Students Experience Overnight TikTok Fame

Students have taken advantage of the social platform TikTok that allows smaller content creators grow.
January 11, 2021

The path to influencer status has become easier through the technological age than ever before, and with the social media app TikTok, it is even simpler. TikTok allowed Brooklyn Van Zandt and Carson Klingman...

Administrators Endorse Outdoor Lunch Option

Even with colder temperatures, administrative staff acknowledges that students enjoy eating outdoors and plan to expand outdoor seating.
January 8, 2021

On Sep. 8, students returned to an in-person schooling schedule. Among the changes made to combat the spread of COVID-19 in the district, Legacy’s administrators now allow students to eat outside the...

Ways To Cope With Anxiety

Reese writes about different ways people with anxiety can deal with it.
January 6, 2021

Anxiety is an awful thing to deal with. It is not fun, isn't easy, and vastly misunderstood. We have compiled a simple list of ways to deal with anxiety. This, by no means, is meant to take the place of...

Local Minority-Owned Restaurants

Local Minority-Owned Restaurants
December 16, 2020

Minority-Owned businesses struggle on a daily basis because of low support and even lower funds. In the pandemic, many businesses had more difficulties added on. The following are some local minority-owned...

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