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The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The varsity football team runs out of the Viper tunnel before the Friday night game against Killeen. There was no mascot present besides the snake tunnel.
Does vandegrift want a student mascot?
September 17, 2021
Drake Webre is a student in the RELLIS college program.  Photo by Amy Webre.
Vandegrift alumni enrolls in new college programs
September 16, 2021
The Vandegrift student section cheers as the football game commences against the Ellison Eagles.
Post Student Section Q&A
September 14, 2021
‘Wooly’ tough competition: FFA hosts olympic games in agriculture barn
‘Wooly’ tough competition: FFA hosts olympic games in agriculture barn
September 22, 2021

The Future Farmers of America met during the third week of September for their ‘FFA Olympics’ in order to involve people into their club...

Bridget OBrien plays the character J Finch Fletchley in the play, Puffs.
A ‘Puff’ of fresh air
September 8, 2021

Avada Cadabra! The Hufflepuffs shrink in fear as the spell is cast. From the auditorium, he smiles...

Divisions between students who choose to mask and who dont are evident in the halls.
LISD Board to review mask mandate
September 8, 2021

The LISD Board of Trustees will meet tomorrow to discuss extending the mask mandate. Currently, the mandate...

Review: Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Review: "Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings"
September 22, 2021
The final product of my salted brownie cookies.
Recipe: how to make salted brownie cookies
September 20, 2021
Opinion: NARAs un-American content warnings
Opinion: NARA's un-American content warnings
September 13, 2021
Anime Club Is Back In Session
Anime Club Is Back In Session
Karissa Gonzales, Staff Reporter • September 22, 2021

With students returning to in-person learning, the issues that surrounded zoom, including frozen screens...

Junior Bridget OBrien is the co-founder of the new military club at Vandegrift.
Q&A: New Military Club
September 14, 2021

What is your main goal for having a military club at Vandegrift? My main goal was to have a military presence at Vandegrift. There's JROTC...

School Resource Officer, Kim Richards, works to maintain safety at our school.
On patrol: Officer Richards shares career story
September 6, 2021

She strolled down the empty halls, admiring the wall filled with colleges the students had decided to go to. Everyone was in class except for...

The Vandegrift student section celebrates together at the first football home game which was against Cedar Park High School.
Vandegrift student section returns
Natalie Weber, Staff Reporter • September 14, 2021

To ring in the new school year, the first home football game last Friday night at Monroe Stadium was open at full capacity to hold students and...

Girls golf team practices in August at University of Texas. Photo credit: Chaemin Kim
Golfers Swing Towards New Season
September 8, 2021

The Viper golf team had their first team practice with no masks nor social distancing since last year this week. Both the boys and girls teams...

A 3D printed pangolin printed by Victoria Chen (president of the 3D printing club)
Three dimensional printing in classrooms
September 3, 2021

A process in which solid, three dimensional objects are formed by creating or using a digital file, 3D printing is changing the process, the...

Students in Spanish class getting back into assignments for the school year.
Students' feelings about testing in person again
August 30, 2021

  Online learning was a different style than what many students were used to. For a lot of students, it was easier, but some had a harder time...

JV Silver Football wins 21-14 against San Angelo Central. (Natalie Weber)
JV Silver Football Game Against San Angelo Central
Natalie Weber, Staff Reporter • September 17, 2021

Varsity football players ready to give it all the first game and take home a win
Seniors talk about expectations for season after successful first game
September 14, 2021

There were 20 seconds left of the fourth quarter, the VHS football team was aiming for a final touchdown, and the crowd was  going wild in the...

Elena Welch, all decked out in her football uniform, ready to go practice with the freshman football team
Big kick for womankind
September 1, 2021

The majority of students involved in football come from a male perspective. Thus, when a female enters the field, it can be a unique and eye-opening...

STAFF PROFILES
Yness Martinez
Yness Martinez
Staff Reporter
Hi! My name is Yness Martinez; I’m a junior and it’s my second year on the Voice staff. In my free time I love reading, filling up my Netflix watchlist, and working
Abby Lincks
Abby Lincks
Staff Reporter
Abby Lincks is a junior and this is her second year on the newspaper staff. She is interested in journalism because she finds joy in helping to voice other peoples passions and accomplishments. In her