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Teacher Spotlight: Coach Sanders

Sarah Davis, Sports Editor

May 30, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

Q: A little bit bout Coach Sanders outside of school… A:  I am married to Janet and have been for 16 years.  We have 3 kids (Matthew incoming 8th grader CRMS, Caleb incoming 6th grader CRMS, Sadie incoming 2nd grader Laura...

X-Men: Days of Future Past Review

Kieran Daly, Entertainment Editor

May 30, 2014

Filed under Music/Movies/Television, Top Stories

It has been 14 years since Bryan Singer first brought the X-Men to the big screen, and since that moment we have seen six more films based around characters from MARVEL’s X-Men franchise. Singer only directed the first two films...

Austin Summer Hotspots

Katie Grace, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

Filed under Lifestyles

Sno-Beach: In the dry Austin heat there really is nothing better than a snow cone. Sno-Beach is one of the original food trailers in Austin. Sno-Beach is strictly a snow cone hotspot. They have around 70 different flavors that you can mi...

FFA Banquet

May 30, 2014

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs.Hammons

May 30, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

An interview with the Newspaper, Yearbook, and Photo Journalism teacher, Mrs.Hammons.  1. Please write a little bit about your life outside of school. My husband, Chris, and I live in South Austin with our dog, Paisley....

Teacher Spotlight: Coach Helm

Kelly Honts, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

1. Please write a little bit about your life outside of school.  We love to take the family down to Town Lake and cool off in Barton Springs when we get the chance.  My wife Yaneth, daughter Ximena, baby Victoria, and lab Sug...

Netflix Summer Shows

Kate Murphy, Staff Writer

May 29, 2014

Filed under Music/Movies/Television

Summer is upon us, which means more free time to do all the things we enjoy, like Netflix. Here is a list of five summer shows that you can watch in your free time on hot summer days. One Tree Hill: The show is set in the fictional...

Webseries Spotlight: Afablife

Kelly Rosenblatt, Lifestyles Editor

May 23, 2014

Filed under Entertainment

LA interior designers and fashion bloggers Leah Ashley and Mary Darling brought their online blog, afablife.com, to YouTube three years ago and have been making fashion, decor and lifestyle videos ever since. The girls talk a...

Academic Summer Camps

May 23, 2014

Filed under Community

This summer LISD is offering academic summer camps for students of all ages. These camps are designed to prepare students for high school classes. “All of these are taught by LISD AP teachers that teach that course,” social...

Trends To Try This Summer

May 23, 2014

Filed under Lifestyles

  1)      Jelly Sandals- Jelly sandals are making a comeback. These shoes have been seen on the runways of Salvatore Ferragamo, Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors. You can find them at DSW, Forever 21 and Nordstrom. 2)     ...

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs.Reich

Katie Grace, Staff Writer

May 23, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

An interview with Spanish teacher, Mrs.Reich. 1.What is your life like outside of school? First and foremost I am a mommy to 3 beautiful children.  My oldest daughter Avery is 7 years old and she is a budding painter, my m...

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Kim

Kate Murphy, Staff Writer

May 23, 2014

Filed under Teacher Spotlights

An interview with Chemistry and Integrated Physics and Chemistry teacher Ms. Kim, about teaching at Vandegrift and some fun facts about herself. 1. What is something that people may not know about you? I just got married to my ...

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