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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Viera Lax Season Ends Too Soon

From left to right- Midfeilder Alex Liles, Kevin Keller, and defensemen Tyler Dacey. The Viera Varsity Lacrosse season came to an abrupt end in last Tuesdays game in the district … Continue reading

May 16, 2013

High School Flashbacks

 By Amber Layun and Taylor Sapp High School Flashbacks Although High School is only a few years it has a huge impact in someone’s life . It creates lifelong friends, … Continue reading

May 15, 2013


By: Jacky Preziosi Siblings are more than just best friends that don’t get along all the time. They hold the key to your memories and make up most of the … Continue reading

May 15, 2013

Inspiration from a Beauty Guru

By Sarah Batson Whether it’s a family member, sports star, or celebrity, everyone has a role model. A role model can often be defined as someone who you look up … Continue reading

May 15, 2013

Chipotle’s Story

Chipotle’s Story             Most fast food restaurant meat is unidentifiable as chicken or as rubber. However Chipotle, one of the biggest fast food chain restaurants in the U.S has gone … Continue reading

May 15, 2013

Studying Stress

By Sofie Axelsson With competition for college admission rising every year, high schoolers are finding it difficult to cope with the pressure. Keeping good grades is no longer enough for … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

Lights, Music, Faith

By Macey Norton Matt Thiessen, the moving, inspirational lead singer of the Christian rock band Relient K has touched the heart of many children, teens, and adults with his faith … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

New Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Center and Meerkat Exhibit

The Brevard Zoo is getting a new rehabilitation center later this year! Set to come out this October, the zoo’s new rehab center will focus on injured and sick sea … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

Why To Put A Ban On Your Plans To Tan

Why To Put A Ban On Your Plans To Tan By Olivia Ciepierski Summertime is approaching, and with it comes long, sandy days on the beach, countless, lazy days with … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

The Host Movie Review

By Eva Tahernia To be honest, when I realized I would be reviewing the movie The Host this time around, I wasn’t too excited. There was mixed reviews, with most … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

Summer: How to Avoid the Burn

         By Nicole Gosule         Over the course of the summer, students try to darken the color of their skin as quickly as possible for many reasons but the most common … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

Viera High Autopsy

By Ben Robb Viera High School anatomy students recently had the unique opportunity of viewing an autopsy on April 4th in the media center.  Only 56 students took part in … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

Greek Yogurt and YOU!

By: Miranda Foster Greek yogurt was just introduced into the States recently and has been spreading like wildfire throughout the country. The experts claim this yogurt is full of vitamins, … Continue reading

May 11, 2013

Hawks Reminisce on Record Season

Kendall Warren & Austin McClure With the Varsity Hawks Baseball team’s triumphant and empowering record season, notable and experienced players such as David McKay, Grant Willcoxon, Reid Neill and the Martinez brothers … Continue reading

May 11, 2013

What’s Really in your Food?

In a survey asking VHS students how often they read food ingredient labels before buying any food item, 70% of students say that they frequently check food labels prior to … Continue reading

May 11, 2013

Patriotic Art Competition

       At the 2013 Congressional Art Competition, participators were asked to create a piece that sticks to the theme: “Patriotic Works of Art”. I recently got the chance to ask … Continue reading

May 10, 2013

VHS Student Auditions for Popular Singing Show

By Baylee Price and Kaley Bales Many people have a special talent that they wish they could share with people. A certain VHS student took a chance and got herself … Continue reading

May 10, 2013

The Living Museum

By Taylor Skeen On April 3rd, the Living Museum took place in the media center from six to eight o’clock. It consisted of many students lined up in costumes as … Continue reading

May 10, 2013

Sunburns: The Risks of Fun in the Sun

There’s a belief among many Florida teens that being tan is a necessity. Living in the Sunshine State, there’s just no excuse for sour cream skin, they say.But, with this … Continue reading

May 10, 2013

Hippies on Campus

By Aimee Riddlehoover Hippie Day was a fun, exciting and educational way for Mrs. Garton and her APUSH classes to recreate a famous 1960’s Woodstock event. The students learned the … Continue reading

May 9, 2013

Safety First

By Mia Moses-Ricci Across America, our hearts were heavy on December 14th 2012 in reaction to the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut at Sandy Hook Elementary school where twenty-six innocent lives … Continue reading

May 9, 2013

An Idol, Inspiration, and Role Model

By Justine Garcia A role model isn’t necessarily someone famous or someone whose life you wish to have. Sometimes the most important and immediate people in your life, are the … Continue reading

May 7, 2013

Walking for a Cure

By Jessica Ehrenreiter On Saturday, April 13th, a popular event, Relay for Life was held at the Viera stadium. Relay for Life raises money to help cancer patients and the … Continue reading

May 6, 2013

The Bookworm: “Heist Society” by Ally Carter

  Rating   Summary                 Kat’s childhood sounds like a movie: touring the world, stealing from famous landmarks and people, and she got away with it all. She even had … Continue reading

May 5, 2013

Food Treasures

By Sydney Cinalli and Joy Wilkinson Featuring the top five “food treasures” in our local area, this list will provide some direction to new food discoveries! These dishes all have some … Continue reading

May 3, 2013

Have you Heard of a Cardboard Chair?

        Photo Credit: Kylee Crate, Claire Hendrickson, Melissa Lascody, Lauren Shepard, Dasha Bondar, Jessica Cain, Victoria Vetter, Kim Walters, Jessica Saad By Katrina Dutton and Leah Bourke       You may find it difficult … Continue reading

May 2, 2013


“Life’s a vapor so make the most of it and give everything your all.” This is the message that Oceans hopes to portray through their music. Oceans, a VHS student … Continue reading

May 2, 2013

Guide to Stress Free Exams:

By Hannah Mae Harding As the school year comes to an end, students are forced to swim through a sea of exams, projects, final grades, and much more. With so … Continue reading

May 1, 2013
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