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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer

Jack Padgett, Entertainment Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Multimedia

With the latest Star Wars movie coming to theaters Dec. 15 the first trailer was just released Oct. 9.  The trailer focuses on Rey's training with Luke Skywalker, then cuts to various familiar characters. Something exciting for new and old fans is the locations in the trailer seem to be brand new. As...

Saw you at the pole

Saw you at the pole

Jack Padgett, Entertainment Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Multimedia

Students gather for the annual See You at the Pole prayer service. The event took place before school on Sept 27. The service featured guest speaker Denis Rohlmeier and student speakers as well.

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Dance the night away

Dance the night away

October 4, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, News

The masquerade themed dance took place in the cafeteria last Saturday night. Homecoming court was presented to a crowd of students. Songs like "Cupid Shuffle" were danced by many.

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Announcements for October 3, 2017

Hannah Gray, Broadcast Producer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Ranger Report

2017 Winter Guard rocks in red

2017 Winter Guard rocks in red

April 7, 2017


Filed under Multimedia

The color huard had a successful winter guard season this year: * Placing first at the Canyon Contest; *Placing third at the Jourdanton Contest; * Placing third at the Warren Contest; *Participating at the WGI San Antonio, Houston and Tulsa, Oklahoma Regionals Qualified for State Championship...

Shattered Dreams Memorial Service

March 10, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase

Friends and family of the living dead and Thursday's mock crash fatality issue warning against drunk driving the day before spring break.

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Accommodating growth and the 2017 bond election

Accommodating growth and the 2017 bond election

SVHS Media Team

February 8, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase

Here is a special report on growth, crowding and the May 6 bond issue compiled by members of the broadcast class.