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A “First Class” Night to Remember

Danielle Docherty, Staff Writer

May 24, 2012

Filed under Campus, Community, News

   The first Junior-Senior Prom on Saturday, May 5 was deemed a success. This “first class” event was a night these Vipers will never forget.    “We are blessed as a school community to be able to have our prom at...

Advice to Next Year’s Juniors

Lauren Goulet, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

Dear current sophomores,                 Congratulations, you’re (almost) halfway done with high school. Your years at the bottom half of the food chain are officially over, and the exciting life of being an...

A City Full of Summer Fun

Lindsey Morehart, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Lifestyles, Opinions

During the summer, there’s plenty of time to sleep in and relax. But after a while even that can get tiring, if not boring. So here are ideas to keep busy with friends, family, and your precious little pets. Fun with Friends...

Where Are You Going This Summer?

Ramie Ruble, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Lifestyles

With the end of the school year in sight, students and teachers anticipate having downtime to do whatever they want.  Sumer-itis has hit some students hard as their brains check out of school.  Students, and even teachers, just...

Why Students Shouldn’t Overlook Private Colleges

Priyunka Maheshwari, News Editor

May 22, 2012

Filed under Opinions

     In the college search conducted by all prospective applicants, one big factor stands out: tuition. For almost all private universities, the sticker price is higher than government-funded public colleges. However, many stu...

Chior Presents 2nd Annual Spring Show

Ramie Ruble, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

Filed under Campus, News, News Briefs

The Vandegrift High School choir will present its second annual spring show on Friday April 11 and Saturday April 12, at 7 pm in the Performing Arts Center.  The show centers on pop and modern day music, along with featuring...

School District Offers Anti-Bullying Conference

Ramie Ruble, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

Filed under News, News Briefs

An anti-bulling conference is being held by the district on Thursday, May 10 from 6-9pm at Deer Creek Elementary School.  The conference is designed to promote awareness and prevention of bullying.  At the event, there will...

Project Graduation

Sofia Colorado, Lifestyles Editor

May 1, 2012

Filed under News Briefs

Graduation will be held Sunday, June 3rd at 5:30 at The Cedar Park Center. This will be followed by an evening of fun and games at Dave and Busters at 10:30 PM, where students will be 100% chaperoned by parent volunteers. "T...

Viper Spike

Sofia Colorado, Lifestyles Editor

May 1, 2012

Filed under News Briefs

On May 1 during PIT, male students will battle it out on the volleyball court during Viper Spike. Junior and senior guys will trade roles with girl volleyball players, who will coach the boys so they can win the Viper Spike t...

Academic UIL

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor and Opinions Editor

May 1, 2012

Filed under News Briefs

The Academic UIL Regional meet last Saturday, April 21 resulted in top places and even State qualifiers. The first place, State qualifying Current Issues team includes Bret Reinking, who placed second individually, Scott Pollock...

Prom

Taylor Watson, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2012

Filed under News Briefs

The first Junior-Senior Prom is Saturday, May 5 at Austin Country Club from 8 PM to midnight. Tickets are on sale in the main office for $55. Beginning April 30, the ticket price will increase to $65. No tickets willbe sold at...

Spring Music Sizzles

Kieran Daly, Staff Writer

May 1, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

Shins-Port of Morrow Port of Morrow is the fourth studio album by American indie rock band The Shins. I found the album to be a bit of a letdown, I loved the single “Simple Song” and I had high hopes for the album, but ...

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