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Monthly Archives: March, 2013

Why Do People Cheat?

By Lexie Turner and Aiyana Gangraw Cheating takes place in many forms, for example: cheating on tests, cheating in races, and cheating in relationships. None of which are good if we … Continue reading

March 30, 2013

Inspiration, Dreams, Reality

By Macey Norton             From the first blow of the whistle, to the sound of the ball flying through the net, this has never been an option, or just a … Continue reading

March 30, 2013

I’ll Read This Article…Tomorrow

By Eva Tahernia It’s six in the evening. You have a research paper due tomorrow. You tell yourself that you will get it done now, no questions asked, so that … Continue reading

March 29, 2013

Science Fair Winner: Kaycee Gray

By Sofie Axelsson Viera High 10th grader, Kaycee Gray, recently took home first place at the district science fair. Her project, The Effects of Ocean Acidification on Crassostrea Virginica, studies the environmental … Continue reading

March 28, 2013

What’s Hot?

  What’s Hot? By Amber Layun and Taylor Sapp At Viera High School, students have the ability to express themselves everyday through the clothes they wear. Along with the diverse population of … Continue reading

March 28, 2013

Students Participate in Sixth Midnight Run

By Lili Kendall On Saturday, March 2nd , from 11:45 A.M.-8:00 P.M.,  over forty zombies slowly stumbled after VHS students as they attempted to complete a lengthy scavenger hunt.The sixth … Continue reading

March 27, 2013

Concert Survival Guide

By Melissa Lascody There are two types of concerts: general admission and seated. There isn’t much to be said about seated, because you don’t have to worry about losing your … Continue reading

March 27, 2013

Sinless Indulgences

By Aly Rutherford In the heat of the moment, it seemed right. It was everything you wanted, and it appeared to you that all your happiness was vested in that … Continue reading

March 26, 2013

Book Written by Local Author

By Meredith Spradling and Jessica Ehrenreiter The Adventures of Jimmy Farrell and the Magic Red Ring, written by Frank Caputo , brings enjoyment and imagination to children and is a great story … Continue reading

March 26, 2013

Music: The One Thing We Can’t Live Without.

 BY Cameran Merritt and Laura DiFilippi “Music is everyone’s possession.”  John Lennon couldn’t have been any more right when he said this; music is something everyone has and can use to … Continue reading

March 25, 2013

The Contemporary Dating Game

  Written By Sydney Cinalli Over time, the simplicity of dating has become the nuisance of maintaining. Somewhere along the dating road, people stopped caring, stopped discovering, and stopped feeling. … Continue reading

March 25, 2013

Pet Lovers: A Guide to Care

By Jacky Preziosi What makes us laugh, smile, and happy every day? They have one thing that is the cure to a bad day and gives us that special feeling … Continue reading

March 24, 2013

Marching Towards the Military

Photo Credit: First Row: Keanna Ellis (left), Aaron Ritenour, Trevor Williams, Lexi Bradley (right). Second Row: James Newmeyer (left), Alex Griffen Jr., Richard Hitz, Andrew Kverek (right) By Leah Bourke and Katrina Dutton            … Continue reading

March 24, 2013


Austin McClure & Taylor Skeen  If you don’t know what thatonerule is, it is numerous pictures giving information on a teen’s life, and each picture can relate to someone different. … Continue reading

March 23, 2013

Employee of the Year: Mrs. Ahern

Photo credit: DSP By Cat Kaiser Here at Viera High School, we have an amazing administrative staff. In fact, each year the school is faced with the difficult task of picking … Continue reading

March 23, 2013

Spring Break Vacation

By Koral Lusz Spring break is only a few weeks away and as it gets closer, students’ plans are beginning to come together. Many are traveling to faraway places with … Continue reading

March 22, 2013

Study time, No Longer Stress Time

By Rachel Akram Test Time, No Longer Stress Time                 Exams are just around the corner, and even though students still have a few months to prepare, the pressure starts … Continue reading

March 22, 2013

Dance Through the Eye’s of a Hawk!

By Sarah Batson and Justine Garcia Dancing is considered a hobby for lots of people. Viera High Student, Devan Ringenberg (12th), has a passion for dance. From the time she … Continue reading

March 21, 2013

Seven Prevention Tips to Stay Healthy During the Flu Season!

By Olivia Ciepierski Fact: No one likes getting sick.  But let’s face it, sometimes it’s inevitable.  Whether it’s a minor cough or a deathlike flu; you are sick and missing … Continue reading

March 21, 2013

Need for Speed?

By Joy Wilkinson As Spring Break is flying around the corner and summer time is approaching, you’re probably psyched for an adrenaline rushing time. Universal Studios has three heart-thumping rides … Continue reading

March 21, 2013

Vanilla Chai Tea Made Simple

By Miranda Foster Ingredients: Low Fat Milk Water 2 Tazo Chai Tea Bags (found at Publix) Vanilla Extract 2 packets of Splenda (optional) Instructions 1. Bring the mixture of 1/4 … Continue reading

March 20, 2013


By Lexie Turner I  had the opportunity to survey six highschool students about their art and tattoos. Three are currently art students and three of the other surveyed have tattoos; … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

Senior Bucket List

By Alexus Simpson and Kenzie Estes Ever heard of someone making a bucket list? A bucket list is a list of things that one has not done before,  but wants to … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

Tips to Prevent Senioritis

 By Andrea Dana                Senioritis can be defined as a “sickness” that strikes high school seniors. Symptoms include: laziness, an over-excessive wearing of running shorts, old athletic shirts, leggings, and sweatshirts. … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

Affordable Spring Break Vacation Ideas Close to Home

Affordable Spring Break Vacation Ideas Close to Home With spring break right around the corner, everyone’s mind is on their vacation plans. While some of us might be staying close … Continue reading

March 19, 2013

Your Electives in the Hands of Upper Classmen

By Baylee Price and Kaley Bales Have you been stressing about filling your elective spots? Any former freshman understands the frustration of filling out your registration form. When you review … Continue reading

March 19, 2013

Compatibility Helps Solve Problems

By Mia Ricci Our school has adopted a Valentines’ day tradition, the Matchmaker survey.  This is an easy fundraiser that the participants enjoy taking part of.  Participants respond to multiple … Continue reading

March 19, 2013

National Signing Day

By Sean Murtha and Kendall Warren Moving To the next level: Viera athletes Impress on national signing day In accordance with tradition, the nation’s top athletes signed with the schools … Continue reading

March 18, 2013

Success Tips for Incoming Freshman

By: Nicole Gosule Freshman can only imagine what it will be like on their first day of high school, scary and confusing.  High school is a jungle full of people … Continue reading

March 18, 2013

The Walking Dead!

By Jessica Lupo             The mastermind, Robert Kirkman, has done it again! Robert Kirkman has made many successful comic books such as Invincible, his new ,and very popular, Thief of … Continue reading

March 16, 2013
March 2013

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