The Word

Students invited to support girls soccer at state semi-finals game

Chow Han, Photographer, Writer

April 12, 2016

The varsity girls soccer team is on its way to play the state semi-final game this Thursday, April 12 at the Georgetown ISD Athletic complex stadium. Students who want to come cheer them on have three options of getting to the...

NJROTC’s Earns Outstanding Marks at Annual Military Inspection

Brandon Hicks, Reporter

April 8, 2016

Cadets marched in formation into Gupton Stadium where inspecting officers in uniform awaited their arrival to perform open rank inspection. Once a platoon began their drill portion of Annual Military Inspection, another was inspect...

Seniors, Submit FASFA to Win Private Showing of ‘Captain America’

Dalton Marshall, Reporter

March 22, 2016

The FAFSA is a form that qualifies students for federal and state financial aid, and the deadline is quickly approaching at midnight on Thursday, March 31. The March 31 deadline is for a competition among Austin-area schools for t...

Shattered Dreams Impacts Students

Mary Craighead

March 22, 2016

Hailey Courtney, Junior How did this years shattered dreams personally affect you? “It opened my eyes to how people are affected by these situations.” Do you think by doing Shattered Dreams, students will commit to not drink and drive? Why or why not? “Some only be...

Shattered Dreams Tomorrow

March 9, 2016

Shattered dreams will be taking place tomorrow during sixth period and Ranger Time. Students will be informed of where to go and when via announcements. The event will be continuing on to Friday as well during second period and...

COOL week Q&A

Mary Craighead

February 18, 2016

Senior Madelyn Schweppe   Where did you go for COOL week? “I went to Brazos Valley Equine Hospital in Salado, TX.” How many days? “I went there for an entire week.” What was your job? “I just ...

District alignment for 2016-18 announced

February 4, 2016

UIL announced the district alignment for 2016-18. Vista Ridge will be in district 25-6A with Leander, Vandegrift, Lake Travis, West Lake, Hays and Lehman. Cedar Park and Rouse will be District 19-5A.  

An Afternoon With CyberPatriot

Mason Buettner, Reporter

January 21, 2016

If someone is alive and functional in this modern era, they almost certainly use a computer at least once in the course of their day. Using of a computer, many things are taken into account, but for many security is not one of...

Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars

December 3, 2015

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