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Robotics Cinderella Lock-in

Denise Bui, Wed Editor

November 14, 2012

Filed under Campus, Community, News

Viperbots robotics spent Saturday at Vandegrift working on their robots in preparation for the first competition on Dec. 1st in San Antonio. Some stayed the entire time, lasting almost 16.5 hours.  “It’s called the Cinder...

Hear from the Voice of Your Student Council Officers

Priyunka Maheshwari, Feature Editor

November 13, 2012

Filed under Campus, News

Last week students were elected as student council class officers. These students were elected by their peers in open voting and will represent their respective classes in student council decisions. Here is what they have to say: Senior...

Broadway Night Baby!

Ramie Ruble, Opinions Editor

November 13, 2012

Filed under Campus, News

The Vandegrift High School choir is proud to present the second annual Broadway Night performance.  The performance will take place Thursday night at 7pm in the Choir room.  The entry fee is $5 and a variety of desserts will...

Galaxy Movie House and Eatery Debut

Kelly Honts, Staff Writer

November 12, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television, Restaurants, Top Stories

This weekend I attended the movie “Argo” at Four Points’ newest theater, The Galaxy Movie House and Eatery. Tickets to the theater where only $12 compared to the $25 I would have spent at the Ipic Theater at the Domain. When I arrived at the theater...

Throwback Thursday: 5 Things We Learned From “Boy Meets World”

November 9, 2012

Filed under Opinions

In light of the news that the Disney Channel has made plans to create a “Boy Meets World” spinoff series, it seems that the media is feeling especially nostalgic for what was probably the greatest television show that ever...

Holiday Spirit Fills Viper Fall Fundraisers

Maggie Talbot, Staff Writer

November 9, 2012

Filed under Campus, News

Vandegrift clubs and organizations are celebrating their holiday spirit with their fall fundraisers. These organizations are looking to gain funds to support the upcoming spring seasons and events. Viper theatre will be selling...

Cheer Competition Wrap-Up

Dani Siek, Editor-in-chief

November 9, 2012

Filed under Uncategorized

Last Sunday, the Viper cheer squad participated in their first major competition of the year.  The girls placed third overall, competing against teams like Lake Travis and Canyon High School, who got first place overall.    “We...

Viperbots Need Funds

Denise Bui, Web Editor

November 9, 2012

Filed under Campus, Community, News

With the robotics team preparing for their competition season, one main problem stands in their way: raising enough funds for all five teams to compete. They are about $12,000 short for the 2012-2013 season. “We have applied...

Cross Country Girls Finish Strong with a State Qualifier

Abby Knowles, Sports Editor

November 9, 2012

Filed under Sports

Cross country will end its season strong by sending Sydney Purcha to state this Saturday. “I have mixed emotions. I am happy that I am going but I feel like the whole team should have gone,” said Sydney Purcha, freshman. The...

Ending on a High Note

Kelly Rosenblatt, Staff Writer

November 7, 2012

Filed under Campus, News

Vandegrift’s Band and Vision Dance Co. won first place in their division at their last marching season competition last weekend. They also won three specialty awards for music, visual, and general effect. The victory at the...

Miracle League Appreciation

Kelly Honts, Staff Writer

November 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

Many students at Vandegrift have been actively volunteering for Miracle League at Town and Country. “Miracle League is well, a miracle. It is a baseball league designed specifically for kids with disabilities. These kids...

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