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Fatal Drunk Driving Accident at SXSW

Katie Grace, Staff Writer

March 28, 2014

Filed under Breaking News, Community

On Red River Street in downtown Austin, on March 12, 2014, during SXSW, Rashad Owens drove while intoxicated and sped through a crowd of people, resulting in three counts of capital murder and 22 counts of aggravated assault....

DEA Maltz Challenge Preview

Emma-Rose Floyd, Staff Writer

March 18, 2014

Filed under Community

The annual Maltz Challenge is almost here. The event is to be held Friday, March 21 at Trauma Crossfit in Round Rock, or Saturday, March 22 at Camp Mabry. The event is free for all. The annual event is a Crossfit challenge consisting...

C2 Fall Forum to be Held Friday at Leander High School

Emma-Rose Floyd, Staff Writer

October 31, 2013

Filed under Community

On November 1st, from 10:30am to 2:30pm, Vandegrift High School’s very own C2 club will be attending and participating in the semi-annual “Forum for Change”. It is put on every fall and spring, and is being held this year...

Race for the Cure

Sessen Stephanos and Sessen Stephanos

October 24, 2013

Filed under Community

The 15th annual Susan B Komen Race for the Cure is on November 10.  Last year the Vandegrift Vipers had the most participants. The vipers also raised the most money. This walk will be the 15th anniversary of the Race for the Cure. The Susan B Komen organization has chosen 15 local breast cancer survivo...

Pierce Broe: All In

Pierce Broe: All In

October 4, 2013

Danielle’s Memorial Service

Emma Rose Floyd , Zoe Dowley, Staff Writers

September 24, 2013

Filed under Community

On Sept. 18, Austin Christian Fellowship held a memorial service in honor of sophomore Danielle Salcedo, a former Vandegrift student, who recently passed away Monday due to a brain aneurysm.  She was 15 years old. More than...

Light up Relay for Life with Luminaria Bags

Denise Bui, Web Editor

April 30, 2013

Filed under Community

The Luminaria Ceremony is a Relay for Life tradition, where relay participants and donors dedicate luminaria bags to celebrate loved ones touched by cancer. The luminaria bag is decorated with a picture, message, or design, with ...

Viperpalooza set for May 18

Hayley Walz, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2013

Filed under Campus, Community, News

Heads up Vipers, the third annual Viperpalooza is right around the corner. There will be games, activities and food- all raising money for the VHS PTSA as well as school organizations and the booster club. Viperpalooza is a grea...

Austin bag ban starts March 1

Priyunka Maheshwari, Feature Editor

February 28, 2013

Filed under Breaking News, Community, News, Top Stories

Retailers will no longer be able to offer single-use plastic and paper bags starting tomorrow. The Austin bag ban is an attempt to limit the 263 million plastic bags used per year in Austin, according to city officials. Shoppers ...

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