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Cool Things To Do Before Graduating

Cool Things To Do Before Graduating

Staff

November 11, 2019

As first semester comes to a close, it's important to cherish every moment we find ourselves in. There's such pressure to try to live up to the high school status quo. Instead of trying to contort to coming of age cliches, try something simple and fun that can fulfill your high school desires. GoApe GoApe is an exhilarati...

What To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

What To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

Zach Planche, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Your success of Halloween is often judged by how much candy you get from trick-or-treating. Though this is good in theory, the candy can go to waste and reside in your room months after the holiday. To stop this cycle, you can dispose of the leftovers in various different ways. Binge- eat Do the c...

Sisters Rally Volleyball Team to Next Round of Playoffs

Sisters Rally Volleyball Team to Next Round of Playoffs

Sarah Akande, Sports Editor

November 7, 2019

The ball flies over the net and out of bounds. Sophomore Arianna Mongare retrieves the ball and gets ready to serve it to the opposing team. She glances toward the person who mentored her since the start of her freshman season. Her sister, senior Trinity Mongare, mouths the word ‘swing,’ and she t...

How Students Spend Their Money

How Students Spend Their Money

Amber Adams, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

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StuCo to Host Veteran’s Day Lunch

StuCo to Host Veteran’s Day Lunch

Jordyn Folsom, Features Editor

November 5, 2019

In acknowledgment of Veteran’s Day on Nov. 11, StuCo plans to host a luncheon on Friday, Nov. 8. Students are encouraged to bring their military family members to have lunch in the Legacy cafeteria. To sign up to attend, students can fill out this form, or scan the QR code in the downstairs offices and on the StuCo door.  “We want each and every veteran and family member of veterans, living or dead, to fe...

Blog: Dancing For America’s Team

Blog: Dancing For America’s Team

Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

When I received an invite to perform in the Dallas Cowboys Back to Football Halftime Show of the 2019 season opener against the New York Giants, I was so confused. I was exhilarated but in an “oh my gosh, me?” way. It’s not every day that non-union dancers like me get the opportunity to perform f...

Review: K-12

Review: K-12

Amber Adams, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

On September 6th, Melanie Martinez released her album K-12. Fans highly anticipated this after her first album, Dollhouse, came out over four years ago. Martinez also made her acting and directing debut by launching a 92-minute movie that she wrote, to go along with her album.  Her previous album s...

Petition to Cancel School Gains More Than 11,000 Signatures

Petition to Cancel School Gains More Than 11,000 Signatures

Ryland Mallett, Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2019

At the beginning of the week of Halloween, Summit sophomore Maxwell Keevon Jones created a petition on Change.org asking MISD to cancel school on Nov. 1. Jones sent the petition to a couple of his friends and posted it on Snapchat and Instagram. After he fell asleep, Jones woke up to find the petition had over 5,000...

MISD Students To Open Kristin Chenoweth Concert

MISD Students To Open Kristin Chenoweth Concert

Kamryn Hannigan, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

MISD students have prepped and auditioned to open for actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth. The Center is one of the many stops on Chenoweth’s tour, “Places! The Kristin Chenoweth Experience.” Chenoweth will perform Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. The cost of tickets ranges from $60 to $80. Sophomore Theater...

Desensitization of Youth By Video Games

Desensitization of Youth By Video Games

Zach Planche, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto V and PUBG give junior Christian Mirle an escape from his day-to-day stress. Mirle never felt desensitized by video games. For him, the hours he spends shooting virtual bots resembles a game of dodgeball - the player does something that knocks someone else out and they feel ...

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