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Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Davies

Sarah Davis, Sports Editor

February 21, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

Q: What are some things you enjoy doing? A: Outside of school I enjoy hanging out with my husband Justin and my 19 month old daughter Ava.  We like to hike, camp, swim, and hang out at the park. I have two dogs, Dakota and...

Club Spotlight: Creative Writing Club

Katie Grace, Staff Writer

February 21, 2014

Filed under Club and Organization Spotlights

An interview with the club sponsor, Mrs. Chockla, of the Creative Writing Club. How long has Creative Writing Club been at Vandegrift?  This is the first year! What is your favorite part about Creative Writing Club? Th...

Restaurant of the Month: Barchi Sushi

Kelly Rosenblatt, Lifestyles Editor

February 21, 2014

Filed under Restaurants, Top Stories

  Located on Colorado Street, Barchi Sushi is in the heart of the downtown Austin area giving it a great atmosphere for a night out with friends. The sleek bar is the center of the front of the restaurant, lit with a blue...

Boys Golf Season

Emma-Rose Floyd, Staff Writer

February 19, 2014

Filed under Sports, Sports Center

For the 2013-2014 golf season, the boys varsity ‘black’ golf team has placed first in two tournaments and third in their most recent tournament. “The guys have had a very good start to the year,” Coach Matt Wernecke...

Plague of the Modern World

Ramie Ruble, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2014

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

I often find myself questioning today’s society and all the things I feel are wrong in it.  The list of problems seems to be never-ending.  One that pertains to me directly, however, is that of our public school system. It...

Club Spotlight: Cheer

Kate Murphy, Staff Writer

February 19, 2014

Filed under Club and Organization Spotlights

An interview with cheer head coach Tammy Jones about the cheer program and what the girls are doing to prepare for next year.  How long has cheer been at Vandegrift? VHS has had a cheer program since its school’s origination. ...

Kieran’s Korner

Kieran Daly, Entertainment Editor

February 17, 2014

Filed under Music/Movies/Television, Top Stories

This is one of my favorite films of all time. Chronicle is a found footage film directed by Josh Trank. It was actually his directorial debut, which got him the job of director for the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot. It follow...

Softball Starts their Season

Zoe Dowley, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

Filed under Sports

Out of the many spring sports that are taking place, softball is starting to practice for their upcoming season. Both softball teams began practicing in January and are scrimmaging to get ready for their games that are scheduled...

Club Spotlight: Girl’s Soccer

February 17, 2014

Filed under Club and Organization Spotlights

An interview with Jen Hardy about the soccer program and what they are doing to prepare for the upcoming season. How long has soccer been at Vandegrift? This is our 5th season. What is your favorite part about soccer? My f...

Teacher Spotlight: Mr.Stahlecker

Katie Grace, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

An interview with Mr. Stahlecker about himself and his technical theater teaching career. What is your life like outside of school? I enjoy spending time with my family, Molly (my wife) and Henry (my son).  We enjoy taking ...

Senioritis, or in Other Words… Why Am I Here?

Ramie Ruble, Editor-in-Chief

February 17, 2014

Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

Second semester of senior year is definitely the most evil thing ever.  I mean… do we really need it?  I’ve already been accepted to college.  I’m just killing time until I get out of this place.  But I’ve still got...

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