By June 7, 2016 Read More →

Vernon Council recognizes “Yellow Jackets” Weightlifting Team ……..

by Kathy Foster


Vernon High School’s weightlifting team took center stage at the June 6th Vernon City Council Workshop with family, friends and school system officials on hand to offer their congratulations to team members Christian Alderman, Ryan Malloy, Damion Stephens and Jon Shae Works.


Washington County School Superintendent Joe Taylor, along with School Board members Wayne Saunders and Milton Brown, Vernon High School Principal Brian Rievere and Vernon High School Coach Lee Richards praised the four-member team for their “huge success” in bringing home the first ever State Weightlifting championship to Vernon High School.



Vernon Mayor Victor Starling congratulated Vernon High School Coach Lee Richards.



Vernon Mayor Victor Starling,  Weightlifting team members Ryan Malloy and Christian Alderman, and VHS Coach Lee Richards.



VHS Coach Lee Richards, along with Weightlifting Team members Christian Alderman and Ryan Malloy.


Posted in: Local News