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Seniors get together for last time at Senior Breakfast

Seniors united for one last time at Senior Breakfast on May 25 in the cafeteria, for great-tasting tacos and other goodies and some fun karaoke. ....  Read More »

May 31, 2016 • 0 comments

Journalism students recognized in clip contests

Journalism/online media instructor Mark Webber has announced spring clip contest winners. TAJE contest, March 2016 ONLINE CATEGORY Multimedia Presentation: Sup...  Read More »

May 31, 2016 • 0 comments

Students showcase their art and photography

Art and journalism students displayed their work at an opening reception at the Laredo Center for the Arts on May 25....  Read More »

May 27, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Students perform for ITV video May 27, 2016
  • Journalism, art and creative writing students host annual shows May 27, 2016
  • Hanon Society students earn Young Artist Festival recognition May 26, 2016

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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)

Staff writer Miguel Zamarripa and Ricky Lozano discuss his lead role in VMT's musical this summer. ...  Read More »

May 30, 2016 • 0 comments

  • What’s happening in life May 27, 2016
  • Anime is enjoyable to watch along with video games May 26, 2016
  • Reminiscing my sophomore year May 26, 2016

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Game Corner: Fighting your way to the top

Manuel Ruiz, Game Corner Columnist

History Pokken Tournament was seen as a teaser during a Pokemon Game show with two well-known Pokémon, Blazikein and Lucario, about to begin fighting in a city-like road....  Read More »

April 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Musical Seoul: Oh My Girl makes a comeback with ‘Liar Liar’

Mariene Sanchez, Musical Seoul Columnist

It’s about time I actually talked about a girl group since all I've been talking about is boy groups. Not that boy groups are boring, but it makes it more fun for me to...  Read More »

April 18, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Burger Pursuit: Handling the Triple Triple isn’t easy easy April 8, 2016
  • TV FANatic: There is only One Tree Hill April 1, 2016
  • Gamebreaker: The Division is enjoyable with friends March 28, 2016

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

Martha Inguanzo, The Bug Columnist

The day we have all been waiting for has finally arrived. There won’t be any more “I’m getting to class late today.” There isn’t going to be any “today I’m not...  Read More »

May 24, 2016 • 1 comment

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

Justyne Bernal, The Bug Columnist

In our lifetime, we all get to witness a legend at least once. A recent one I had the opportunity to witness was Kobe Bryant, also known as “The Black Mamba.” Now, what...  Read More »

May 6, 2016 • 1 comment

The Bug: Just another typical love story

April 22, 2016

Waffle Iron: Countdown to graduation day

April 21, 2016

Waffle Iron: Monster Card Game

April 13, 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

Is this nation doomed?

Homer Arevalo, Staff Writer

In the past years, we have had some great political leaders. Presidential candidates have always shown great promise which made choosing amongst them a real challenge. Even...  Read More »

May 27, 2016 • 0 comments

Thoughts about my freshman year

Kirsten Gutierrez, Staff Writer

Many people have their own opinions and experiences about freshman year. Most probably their experiences are different compared to mine because they probably went to upperclassmen...  Read More »

May 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Don’t underestimate a female

May 26, 2016

Many times people underestimate...  Read More »

High school senior reflects on experiences (blog)

May 24, 2016

As graduation draws nearer...  Read More »

Meeting my idol Jacob Whitesides

May 20, 2016

July 31, 2014. The best day...  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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