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VHS Daily Announcements
Lila O'Keefe
Monday, February 03, 2020


February 3, 2020

  1. Lunch for today is Chicken Fajita w/Roasted Peppers & Onions, Pork Fritter Sandwich, or Asian Salad w/Roasted Flatbread, Garlic Herb Roasted Carrots,  Fruit & Veggie Bar & Milk.

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

3.       Congratulations to the Winter Wonderland photo contest winners. 1st Katherine Petersen, 2nd Tagg Buechle, and 3rd place Gracey Taylor. 

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

5.       There will be a senior class meeting this Friday, February 7th 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. 

6.       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. 

7.       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.

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

9.       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. 

10.    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.

11.    There will be an informational meeting regarding Girls State this 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. 

12.     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.

13.    High Plains Music Festival is at Chadron State College today & tomorrow. Departure for Chadron will be at 6:15 am. today.

14.    Reserve Girls & Boys basketball at Gordon/Rushville today at 6:00 pm. Team dismisses 3:10 pm.

15.    Boys basketball practice today 3:45-6:00 at the high school and girls will practice 6-8 pm at the high school.

16.    FBLA prep tomorrow 7:15-7:55 am and FBLA meeting at 3:35 tomorrow after school.

17.    Reserve Girls & Boys basketball at Cody/Kilgore tomorrow at 6:00 pm. Team will depart at 4:00 pm.

18.    FFA Career Development Event #1 is in North Platte Wednesday. Departure will be at 5:30 am.

19.    There is a post prom meeting at 6:00 pm Thursday in the commons.  Parents of Juniors and Seniors are encouraged to be there.