Saturday, November 18, 2017

Tag Archives: Vienna High School

I’ve Never Been This Age Before!

By Rosemary O’Keefe A recent “casual” reading involved learning something about our brain. This information came from Dr. Richard Restak, Georgetown University. It got me to thinking! Everyone has heard some variation of the theory that, over the course of our lives, we actually use only a small percentage of …

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Sheriff Faulkner, state sheriffs support citizens’ right to gun ownership

The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association at their Winter Training Conference adopted a resolution, which mirrors the National Sheriffs’ Association resolution, that strongly supports citizens’ protected right to bear arms under the Second Amendment. Seventy-three sheriffs, including Johnson County Sheriff Elry Faulkner, were in attendance at the Illinois conference held in Springfield …

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Seven Vienna High students named Illinois State Scholars

Vienna High School principal Patrick Harner is pleased to announce that seven Vienna High School students have been recognized as 2012-13 Illinois State Scholars. The prestigious award, given annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC), recognized 18,863 high school students from across the state as this year’s State Scholars.  …

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VHS Eagles triumph over Cobden

The Vienna High School boy’s basketball team picked up a 62-60 win over Cobden on Tuesday of last week at Vienna. Quinnton Bent scored on a drive with three seconds left for the victory.  Vienna’s record now stands at 2-4 for the season. The Eagles started the game with a …

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Vienna homecoming is this Friday night

The Vienna High School homecoming will be held Friday, December 7 at the high school gymnasium. The king and queen coronation will follow the Eagles’ basketball games against Hamilton County. Tip-off for the junior-varsity game is scheduled for 5:45 p.m. with the varsity game beginning immediately after. The coronation is …

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Lady Eagles take second at Marion

By Mike McGinnis After losing their first two games of the Marion Invitational Tournament, the Vienna High School girl’s basketball team won their next two contests to finish in second place with a 2-2 record. Senior Carley Childress and junior Maranda Chance were named to the all-tournament team.  Vienna plays …

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VHS hosts annual “Meet the Eagles”

By Mike McGinnis Vienna High School held its annual “Meet the Eagles” program last Saturday night. Both the boys and girls basketball teams were introduced, as well as the dance team, cheerleading squad, and mascots. The Lady Eagles are in action this week at the Marion Invitational tournament, which concludes …

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Eagle’s first ever play-off game at home Saturday

By Mike McGinnis   The Vienna-Goreville varsity football squad lost at Johnston City last Saturday, by the score of 17-14. The Indians kicked a 34 yard field goal with just under three seconds left in the game to break a 14-14 tie.  V-G finished its regular season with a 6-3 …

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Vienna-Goreville varsity football headed to the play-offs

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville varsity football team improved its record to 7-2 with a 22-12 victory at Eldorado last Friday. The Eagles scored all of their points in the second quarter. Near the end of the first quarter, following a Cody Edmonds punt, Eldorado took possession at its own …

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Harper Ford makes donation to VHS

Vienna High School superintendent Edwin Shoemate accepts a check for $2120.00 from Kelly Harper of Harper Ford. The money was the result of the August 25th Drive  4 UR School campaign sponsored by Harper Ford and Ford Motor Company. A $20 donation was made for each test drive done during …

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