Viking band students earn top honors

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 8:14 am

Viking band students participated in the region 8 band contest in December. The following students earned top honors Wind Ensemble- Rachel Whitmer, Flute (4th chair overall) Addie Henry, Clarinet (4th chair overall) Kimberly Bosquez, Alto Clarinet (1st chair overall) James Mosqueda, Trumpet (2nd chair overall) Samuel Chagoya, Trombone (4th chair overall) Thomas Gusewelle, Euphonium (1st […]

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Viking band Christmas concert set for Thursday

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 8:13 am

The Viking Band Christmas Concert will be held on Thursday at 7:00 PM at Rudder High School Auditorium. Program: Symphonic Band 2, Directed by Marie DeBellis Holiday Bobsled Run by Robert Sheldon Canon of Peace by Paul Jennings Good King Nutcracker by Michael Story Symphonic Band 1, Directed by Zane Taylor Angels Sing by Bill […]

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Senior ad deadline extended

Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:37 pm

The deadline to order a senior ad in the 2014 yearbook as been extended through the end of this semester. Please click the link below for more information. The picture and message can be sent in next semester, but payment must be received before Christmas to reserve the space. Senior Ad Information

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Holiday cheer turns to jeer

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 4:23 pm

The stockings are hung by the chimney with care, the popcorn is strung and draped on the tree, and the sweet melodies of Bing Crosby are playing through the house…but it’s July 1 and others are wondering what’s going on.

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Second Hunger Games movie catches fire at boxoffice

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 8:56 am

Few movies out there truly capture my attention the entire time. It’s extremely difficult for me to get pulled into a film, but there is one very special exception.

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Doctor Who celebrates 50 years of adventure, fans anticipate upcoming system

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 4:00 pm

50 years. 50 years of heroes, monsters, sinister plots, and of course, the Doctor and his Tardis. 50 years ago, a crazy idea was conceived that has continued and evolved. 50 years of Doctor Who.

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Feast of Carols stays true to roots, adds extra flare for 30th anniversary

Monday, December 9, 2013 at 4:00 pm

With the holidays rapidly approaching, organizations are preparing for their annual traditions and festivities. The choir department is gearing up for their 30th year of Feast of Carols, a dinner and Christmas concert all centered around a Renaissance theme which will take place on December 12, 13, and 14.

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Hit show casts spell on viewers with third season

Friday, December 6, 2013 at 4:00 pm

Haunted houses, insane asylums, and witches, are common things in American Horror Story. For the past three seasons American Horror Story, it has not been for the fainthearted. Since the start of season one, I was hooked, I enjoy horror movies, and have been avidly watching ever since.

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Deck the halls with boughs of discourse

Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 4:00 pm

“Fa la la la la, la la la la.”

It’s December 1st and I’m about to fa-la-la-fall off a cliff as a last resort to escape the Christmas music that’s playing in every public place I walk into.

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Christmas music strikes spirit during holiday season

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 4:00 pm

With Christmas just around the corner, classic Christmas movies are beginning to pop on television, families are putting colorful lights up around the house, and, best of all, that beloved Christmas music is playing everywhere we go.

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