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Covering the Bronco Nation.

The Rider Online | Legacy HS Student Media

Covering the Bronco Nation.

The Rider Online | Legacy HS Student Media

MISD Shuts Down Amid High COVID-19 Cases

MISD Shuts Down Amid High COVID-19 Cases

McKenzie Canton and Blake Hinerman January 17, 2022

MISD schools and offices will reopen  Jan. 19, after a two-day shutdown that extended the MLK weekend. An uptick in cases of COVID-19 in students and staff across the district and lack of classroom...

Martin Luther King: Interesting Facts

Martin Luther King: Interesting Facts

January 16, 2022

Here are some interesting facts about Martin Luther King. Birth name: Michael Luther King Jr His father was also named Michael Luther King, but changed his first name to Martin when he became a...

Coach Michael Keel now serves as the data/instructional specialist, while Ms. Courtney DeGray moves to an interim assistant principal position.

Staff Transition Roles As Second Semester Begins

Mariah Hanlon, Staff Writer January 14, 2022

This semester, coach Michael Keel transitioned from teacher to the position of data/instructional specialist. The previous data/instructional specialist, Ms. Courtney DeGray moved to an assistant principal...

Both guys and girls restrooms throughout the school are closed for maintenance. Various bathrooms will remain open while resolving the issue.

Student Restrooms Closed Due to Repairs

Mariah Hanlon, Staff Writer January 13, 2022

Students struggled to find unlocked bathrooms this week. Students clogged the middle restrooms, which usually remain unlocked, with feminine products, so maintenance closed down the facilities to make...

Military Brats Adjust To Civilian Lifestyle

Military Brats Adjust To Civilian Lifestyle

Leilani Fierro, Entertainment Editor January 12, 2022

Six moves later, sophomore Isabel Dominguez walks through the doors of Legacy, entering her new world for the next few years. Dominguez’s father served in the United States Army for more than 20 years....

Middle schoolers from the DFW area competed in the Middle School Madness tournament on November 6 and 7.

Dominic Jones: A Mentor On and Off the Field

Leilani Fierro, Entertainment Editor January 6, 2022

Junior Dominic Jones watches the seventh-grade Linda Jobe baseball team take some practice swings. He examined their swings and gave them some pointers. The players valued his opinions. The Big League...

During book club, Ms. Danielle Panzarella sat in the hallway and discussed a book with some students.

Is a Teacher’s Job Hard?

McKenzie Canton, Editor-in-Chief December 17, 2021

The sun barely peeks over the three-story building as Coach Christopher McMullen pulls up to the school, taking a breath and preparing for the long day ahead of him.  “There is so much that goes...

Aggression among teenagers has risen due to the isolation of the pandemic.

Violent Outbursts Likely Result of Pandemic Isolation

Blake Hinerman and Mariah Hanlon December 14, 2021

In response to parents’ continued concerns about the recent uptick in fights, Dr. Shelly Butler, principal, answered frequently asked questions in an email sent to parents Nov. 11. Dr. Butler noted between...

Students in Coach Keels Government class learn how to vote in the 2019 election. [File Photo]

Local Voters Approve MISD Penny Swap

Nina Banks, Assistant Editor December 13, 2021

Tax rates are an unfamiliar language to teenagers and, oftentimes, adults. The recent penny swap election ended in success with the proposal being approved with 56% of the vote.  For first-time voters...

Coach Rahn Smith teaches World History.

Understanding the Social Emotional Learning Lessons

McKenzie Canton, Editor-in-Chief December 10, 2021

The Texas Legislature now requires elementary schools to include a Social Emotional Learning curriculum to give support for students’ emotional development. MISD expanded the requirement to all middle...

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