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Spring Break Brings SXSW

Priyunka Maheshwari, News Editor

March 11, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles

South by Southwest is one of those Austin traditions that makes clear the fact that we live in the live music capital. Bringing in 13,022 participants in 2010, SXSW expects an even larger crowd for 2011, which begins Friday, March...

LISD Budget Cuts To Affect All

Taylor Watson, Sofia Colorado, Editor in Chief, Lifestyles Editor

March 11, 2011

Filed under Campus, Community, News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Next year, the Leander Independent School District will is anticipating a budget shortfall of anywhere from $19-29 million dollars. While nothing is official until the state legislature votes in June, schools are in the uncomfortable...

Students Drop It Like A Bad Habit

Pryunka Maheshwari, News Editor

March 8, 2011

Filed under Lifestyles

A Chinese proverb once said “Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of.” Although the worst bad habits are usually associated with dangerous acts like smoking, drug use, gambling and others,...

Vipers Fighting for a Cause: Relay for Life

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

March 8, 2011

Filed under Campus, Community, News

The Vandegrift Key Club is hosting its first annual Relay For Life April 15-16, 2011 6 P.M. to 6 A.M at Canyon Ridge Middle School. The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life is a community event where people come together...

Vipers Just Keep Swimming

Taylor Watson, Editor in Chief

March 8, 2011

Filed under Campus, News, Sports

Last weekend the Viper swim team sent Chris Fynn, Sammi Bassman, Isabella Voelkl, Hayley Driskill and Kayla Osborn to compete at the UT Natatorium for the state swim meet, in hopes of bringing home the blue ribbon.  Sammi Bassman...

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