The Word

National Honor Society Begins Year with Largest Membership

Catherine Brown, Reporter

October 2, 2015

NHS chapter had their first meeting of the year on Sept. 3, with 191 members, which is the largest group ever. Last year there were 136.  In 2010-2011, there were 98. The number of members has grown every year. “I love ...

School Picture Make-ups & Retakes

October 2, 2015

School yearbook photo retakes are Wednesday, Oct. 21 during every lunch for anybody that was absent on school picture day or for anybody who desires to retake their yearbook photo.

Class of 2016 yearbook info

September 30, 2015

Senior Portraits: Deadline Nov. 22 Photo Texas Photography is the official senior portrait studio for VRHS.  Seniors must take a “yearbook pose” portrait by Nov. 22 to be in the yearbook. Seniors who fail to take a portra...

Nominate homecoming court this week

September 28, 2015

Homecoming Spirit week begins Oct. 19 with the announcement of the Homecoming King and Queen on Friday, Oct. 23 at halftime. Homecoming Court voting is open on Naviance. Logon to Naviance and look for the Homecoming Court voting link to make your nomination. Nominations...

Cheer team supports local non-profit

Mary Craighead, Reporter

September 28, 2015

The cheer team participated in “The Birthday Box Project”  at the beginning of November. “The project was a service opportunity presented by a current cheerleader and her family that works with the organization on a regu...

Teams Rally Community

Teams Rally Community

September 3, 2015

The ‘Purshoe’ of Happiness

Catherine Rogers, Guest Reporter

February 19, 2015

One of Deca's new projects for 2015, called Shoes for Souls, strives to help orphaned children by providing them with some special shoes. Everyone, including students, teachers, and community members, is invited to take part i...

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