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VMT celebrates 16 de septiembre: El grito de Independencia (photos and video)

Students from the morning and afternoon perform for Mexican Independence Day on Sept. 16 in the auditorium....  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Morning students celebrate Mexican independence (photos and video)

Morning students dance to help celebrate Mexico's independence day on September 16 in the auditorium....  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Seniors are told the importance of voting

Jesus Hernandez, Staff Writer

Seniors heard about the importance of voting during a voter registration drive on Sept. 19. School director Dr. Martha Villarreal encouraged them to register and cast their...  Read More »

September 23, 2016 • 0 comments

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  • Journalism students recognized in clip contests May 31, 2016
  • Students showcase their art and photography May 27, 2016

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Morning students celebrate the tradition of 16 de septiembre

Morning students celebrate 16 de septiembre on September 16 with dancing, music, and singing in the auditorium.

September 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Rehearsals continue for summer musical

Rehearsals continue for the VMT Summer Laboratory Theatre production, "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," scheduled for end-of-the-month performances at VMT's theatre. Be w...  Read More »

June 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Coach Cat Osterman discusses her softball career

Magnet Tribune staff writers Crystal Martinez and Lizeth Gutierrez feature Texas State University feature assistant softball coach Cat Osterman.

May 31, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Ricky Lozano talks about “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” (video) May 30, 2016
  • What’s happening in life May 27, 2016
  • Anime is enjoyable to watch along with video games May 26, 2016

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Game Corner: Turning over a new leaf

Manuel Ruiz, Game Corner Columnist

History  Animal Crossing New Leaf was revealed at the 2010 Entertainment Expo with very little info until the 2011 Entertainment Expo, where players received a trail...  Read More »

September 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Musical Seoul: VIXX makes a “Fantasy” comeback

Mariene Sanchez, Musical Seoul Columnist

Not too long ago, VIXX, a boy group, released a new music video named “Fantasy” that has a dark fairytale concept to it. Leave it to VIXX to have different concepts each comeback. Their new album...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

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  • Game Corner: Fighting your way to the top April 20, 2016
  • Musical Seoul: Oh My Girl makes a comeback with ‘Liar Liar’ April 18, 2016

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The Bug: Could Grease really just be fantasies during Sandy’s coma?

Justyne Bernal, The Bug columnist

For the past 38 years we have just thought of Grease as just another very popular 50’s teen romance movie. Now it’s 2016, and fans are fantasizing about possible plot...  Read More »

September 15, 2016 • 0 comments

Observations: My favorite VMA performances

Delilah Gonzalez, Observations

MTV Video Music Awards, also known as the VMAs, were breathtaking on Aug. 28. The performers left me speechless. And I have six favorite performances that I can’t get ove...  Read More »

September 8, 2016 • 0 comments

The Bug: The end has finally gotten here — I now present you the graduating class of 2016

May 24, 2016

Legends never die: Kobe Bryant retires, but will not be forgotten

May 6, 2016

The Bug: Just another typical love story

April 22, 2016

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What’s happening in life

Staff writer Eric Botello talks about life with Edwin Villanueva and Victoriano Garcia.

May 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Anime is enjoyable to watch along with video games

May 26, 2016

Reminiscing my sophomore year

May 26, 2016

Ghosts and high school make for an interesting discussion

May 25, 2016

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Staff Blogs

Last year for the 90s babies!

Delilah Gonzalez, Staff Writer

This year is the last 90s babies’ senior year! The last 90s babies are kids that were born in 1998 or 1999 and are graduating I`n 2017. And I’m a 90s baby. I’m ready for my ...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

First day of junior year

Maddie Dion, Staff Writer

August 22, 2016, was the day I started my junior year. The night before it was really hard for me to go to sleep, eventually I did. That morning my mom came and woke me ...  Read More »

August 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Is this nation doomed?

May 27, 2016

In the past years, we have...  Read More »

Thoughts about my freshman year

May 26, 2016

Many people have their own...  Read More »

Don’t underestimate a female

May 26, 2016

Many times people underestimate...  Read More »

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#VMThrowback: Original faculty member Matt Arambula looks back on teaching career

Brandon Gamez, Staff Writer

Social Studies teacher Matt Arambula III recalls his trip through the years here at VMT which is coming to an end after 36 years of teaching. Arambula shares his reactions...  Read More »

May 28, 2015 • 0 comments

  • #VMThrowback: Assistant principal recalls days as a VMT teacher May 26, 2015
  • #VMThrowback: Armando Flores discusses creating the hand May 26, 2015
  • #VMThrowback: VMT instructor Ashley Ramirez talks about her years as a student May 26, 2015
  • #VMThrowback: Original faculty member Mark Webber recalls VMT’s begining May 26, 2015
  • #VMThrowback: Dance teacher David Arevalo talks about his years in dance May 26, 2015
  • #VMThrowback: A last look of the Urbahn Building and strings’ house May 26, 2015

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