The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

Valley Ventana

The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

Valley Ventana

The student news site of Smithson Valley High School in Spring Branch, Texas

Valley Ventana

Bethany Mann

Bethany Mann, News/Feature Editor

Bethany Mann (she/her) is a sophomore and serves as the News/Feature Editor this year. She has been dancing since she was three and is involved in her studio’s annual ballet productions. Bethany is a member of the school’s Cornhole Club and is heavily involved in her church. She loves Taylor Swift, Percy Jackson and over sharing with people who do not care. Some (Bethany herself) might call her an early 2000s teen drama enthusiast. Bethany is looking forward to a great year!

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Junior Charlie Hamilton works on a custom computer build for Chazy Designs.

From the ground up

January 5, 2023
Protection from censorship is vital for all student journalists and is needed in Texas.

Speak your mind

October 31, 2022
77 is more than just a number for senior Colton Thomasson. Its his identity. For four years, the star player has brandished 77 on his back, his chest, his helmet, and in his heart.

Touching lives

October 11, 2022
Long-term substitute Martha Coons teaches English IV in Amber Sladeks old classroom.

Help wanted

September 19, 2022
The Heartstopper show was released to the Netflix platform on April 22.

Heart = stopped

April 28, 2022
Donate to the Go Fund Me to help ease the Fuller familys expenses.

Hometown hero

March 28, 2022
Do you know your Ranger trivia?

Senior decisions

March 10, 2022
One Of Us Is Lying was released to Peacock on Oct. 7.

Simon says

February 16, 2022
Craft club members cut plastic bags during their morning meeting.

Weaving new way to help

February 11, 2022
Canadian Womens Association provides a discrete hand gesture to signal for help.

Signaled to safety

November 16, 2021
Interested players gather for the first Cornhole Club meeting Nov. 4.

Last bag standing

November 10, 2021
The ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ movie was released to theaters on Sept. 24.

Anybody have a map

October 18, 2021
Students were asked to wear green on Monday to recognize National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month. (Graphic made via Canva)

Student headspace

October 12, 2021
The Hes All That movie was released to Netflixs platform on August 27.

He’s (not) all that

September 7, 2021
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