Wildcat Tales

Bring Bowe home

Kaitlin Fischer, Staff Writer

May 31, 2013

Filed under Profile, Student Life

Bowe Bergdahl, age 27, was a sergeant in the army when he was captured by the Taliban on June 30, 2009. He still has not been rescued. This isn’t keeping people from spreading awareness about his situation, however, and one...

Blogging through the journey: Student uses Tumblr to document college admissions process

Kaitlin Fischer, Staff Writer

December 14, 2012

Filed under Profile, Student Life

     She goes into her room and works on her college essays. She sits alone, in front of her Mac, thinking of her future and how she can make herself unique to the colleges she is applying to. She ponders silently for a few...

A rising star: Student plays guitar and sings on campus

Maddi Marshall, Staff Writer

October 15, 2012

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     As a few gather around him every Wednesday before and after school, he sings and strums on his guitar. Senior Sean Crawford’s music can be heard echoing throughout campus.       “I really started getting into...

A place to stand out: Student’s search for something to be involved in

Jessica Allman, Staff Writter

October 13, 2012

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Tears filled her eyes as all she had been preparing for and hoping for shattered before her feet. Her mother, her inspiration, was there for her through it all. When senior Kristen Whittaker didn’t make Planoettes, her initial...

Beat of his heart: Drumline captain shares experiences

Brooke Combs, Staff Writer

October 13, 2012

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His passion for band began in the sixth grade. But after attending football games during middle school, he realized his true calling was drumline. Freshman year at Vines, senior James Darling tried out for drumline and made it. “It...

Homecoming Queen nominee: Natalie Demarest

JP Salazar, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2012

Filed under Profile, Student Life

Q: What does homecoming mean to you? A: It’s bringing all the school spirit into one week. The fact that we bring back all the alumni, all the homecoming kings and queens gets everyone excited about their school. It gives...

Homecoming King nominee: Alex Newell

Rachel Chen, Staff Writer

October 9, 2012

Filed under Profile, Student Life

Q: What would it mean to you if you won Homecoming King? A: It would mean a lot. It would mean that I have the approval of my peers, which I very highly esteem. And I guess it would mean the school deemed me able to represent...

Homecoming King nominee: Josh D’PenhaD’Souza

Alexis Harris, Staff Writer

October 9, 2012

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Q: Were you campaigning for homecoming king? A: I campaigned to five people. I honestly wasn’t campaigning seriously, I was like, "It’s my senior year, I’ll just do it as a joke." I was like, “Hey, vote for me for Homecoming...

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