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VHS Daily Announcements
Lila O'Keefe
Thursday, January 30, 2020


January 30, 2020

1.   Lunch for today is Hot Pepperoni Sub, Breaded Beef Patty Sandwich, or Fresh Roasted Chicken Sub, Creamy Coleslaw, Zesty Pasta Salad,  Fruit & Veggie Bar & Milk.

2.   Congratulations to Dillion Muirhead, Torrie Tinant, Jon Keller, Jayce Anderson, and Faith Cox  who will all receive their State FFA Degree in April during the State Convention.

3.    Congratulations to the following FFA members whose proficiencies have advanced on to the State level for judging: Shauna Radant, KayLynn Miller, Jon Keller, Delaney Robison, Rhett Witt, Holden Mundorf, Fletcher Larsen, & Madelyn Pilakowski.

4.        Juniors are reminded to pay $15 dues to Fletcher or Shauna if you haven’t already done so.

5.        Seniors-you have until tomorrow to get your senior picture and baby picture to Aluxyn Hollenbeck or you will be left out of the yearbook.  The original deadline was the end of November.

6.        Seniors need to pay $20.00 dues to Katie Petersen or Mrs. P by Feb. 14th.

7.        There will be a senior class meeting on Friday, February 7 at 3:32pm in Mrs P's room. We will be taking the nominations for flower, song, motto, etc., and narrowing them down to 2-3 options for a final ballot vote. If you are interested in participating, you are welcome to attend. 

8.        Seniors, please take some time to complete the Most for VHS application. You should have a link in your email. If you did not receive one let Mrs. Arganbright know. Applications are due today. 

9.        Attention Sophomores, we are raffling off the series 3 Apple Watch that was earned from your fundraiser. Tickets will be 1 for $5 or 6 for $20. See Mrs. Arganbright or Mr. Jensen to purchase. Drawing will take place at a later date. 

10.     The Junior class is raffling off a 32” Samsung smart TV as a fundraiser.  Tickets may be purchased from Mrs. Wrage or Mrs. Adams or at any home event from now till Feb. 21st.  Tickets are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00.

11.     All NHS members must pay $10 in dues to Jenna Cox by February 13th. 

12.     Coronation will be held Sunday, February 9th at 5PM. A dance will be held after the ceremony from 7:30-10:30. Tickets may be purchased at Janine's, Sandhills State Bank, and Young's. Any student that purchases a ticket and attends the ceremony will get into the dance for free. Candidates wanting to rent a tux need to get to Outback or Youngs to order one. 

13.     There will be a behavioral health career conference at CSC on March 26th from 9 - 2:30 and will feature several behavioral health careers.  Lunch will be served.  There is no cost for attendance, as it is supported by the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.  Interested in attending?  Please let Mrs. Kilmer know ASAP.

14.     SWC Girls & Boys basketball consolation games are today at Gothenburg. Girls will play McCook at 7:00 pm, Boys will play Broken Bow at 5:30 pm. The teams will dismiss at 1:15 and depart at 1:30 for Gothenburg.  

15.     There will be quiz bowl practice today right after school in Mrs. Adams’ room.

16.     There will be an informational meeting regarding Girls State Thursday, Feb 6th at 3:30 in the Auditorium for all Junior girls to attend. Girls State Applications will be due by February 17th into the office. 

17.      Juniors who are interested in state government and law are encouraged to apply for the Nebraska Attorney General's Youth Conference.  Applications can be found at and are due by February 14. This day-long conference allows for debate and discussion of the legal process in Nebraska, issues critical to students and their communities, along with lunch at the Governor's residence.  Questions?  See Mrs. Kilmer.

18.     Final voting on Coronation will be done today during period 1.  Those students who go to internship during period 1 should check with Mrs. Manning to do your voting.

19.     Wrestling Dual is here tomorrow vs. Sidney at 6:00 pm.

20.     Ord Speech Invite is at 8:00 am Saturday. Bus will load at 4:30 am and depart at 4:45 am.

21.     Ainsworth Wrestling Invite will begin Saturday at 10:00 am.