Vernon Historical Society welcomes visitors ……

Vernon Historical Society welcomes visitors ……

Museum receives more exhibits.   by Kathy Foster   Announcement of new exhibits come at Vernon Historical Society meeting on Wednesday.  The group  has received two handmade quilts and a coverlet, as well as two wool  cards, that will now be on permanent display at the Historical Society Museum.   The quilts and coverlet were […]

By April 20, 2017 Read More →
Two sworn in at Vernon Council meeting Monday night ………

Two sworn in at Vernon Council meeting Monday night ………

Council votes to certify election results.  Tina Sloan took Mayor’s seat, while Joey Brock took Councilman’s seat.   by  Kathy Foster   Joey Brock and Tina Sloan received their oaths of office before taking their respective seats on the Vernon City Council.   Brock and Sloan joined council members Gary Owens and Gwen March in […]

By April 18, 2017 Read More →

Honor Rolls for Vernon Elementary School ……….

Way to go students!     A/B Honor Roll Student Grade Boyett, Morgan Lee 02 Brock, Kadyn  Aliya 02 Brogdon, Jadyn Luellen 02 Cabrillas, Aaron James Briand 02 Champion, Aiden Kole 02 Clark, William Anthony 02 Crundwell, Whitley MaKenzie 02 Dabney -Owens, Layla Paige 02 David-Richard, Makenna  Amelia 02 Ellis, Abbigail Anne 02 Fuller, Anaiya […]

By April 4, 2017 Read More →
Health Fair held at Vernon Middle School ……

Health Fair held at Vernon Middle School ……

Vernon Middle School’s Annual School Health Fair was held earlier this month  at Vernon Middle School in Vernon, Florida. Nineteen presenters from surrounding counties lent their time, knowledge, and expertise to educate more than 350 middle school students on various subjects including fitness, health, nutrition, stress management, dangers and laws of underage drinking and driving, […]

By March 31, 2017 Read More →
Vernon Elementary School Celebrates Music In Our Schools Month ………..

Vernon Elementary School Celebrates Music In Our Schools Month ………..

March has been officially designated by the National Association for Music Education for the observance of Music In Our Schools Month, the time of year when music education becomes the focus of schools across the nation.   The purpose is to raise awareness of the importance of music education for all children – and to […]

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Vernon Elementary School celebrates Dr. Seuss ………

Vernon Elementary School celebrates Dr. Seuss ………

Thursday, March 2, 2017 was not like a regular school day at Vernon Elementary School.   The school was transformed into ‘Seussville’ as students in VPK, Pre-K, Kindergarten, First grade, and Second grade came to school dressed as their favorite Dr. Seuss character from their favorite Dr. Seuss book.   Washington County School Superintendent Joe […]

By March 4, 2017 Read More →
VES congratulates teachers ……

VES congratulates teachers ……

Vernon Elementary School would like to congratulate Mrs. Heidi Kirkland and Mrs. Montez Harmon for being recognized as high impact teachers by the Florida Department of Education.   This recognition is based on an analysis of three years of data which reflects a high margin of student growth. Your VES family is very proud of […]

By February 22, 2017 Read More →
Vernon students play ‘Bingo for Books’

Vernon students play ‘Bingo for Books’

On Tuesday, January 24th, Vernon Elementary School held a Bingo for Books Family Night. Each child in attendance received a book each time they had a Bingo on their card.   Vernon Elementary would like to thank all parents and children who attended. A special thanks to Community South Bank for donating pizza and drinks […]

By January 27, 2017 Read More →
VMS Beta Club recognized at Jan. 9th School Board meeting ……..

VMS Beta Club recognized at Jan. 9th School Board meeting ……..

Students show work at meeting.          

By January 10, 2017 Read More →
VES congratulates Spelling Bee winners ……

VES congratulates Spelling Bee winners ……

Vernon Middle School  would like to congratulate the following students for winning there Grade-Level Spelling Bee. 6th Grade (l-r): Toby Forehand, Tayelor Spears, and Nathan Hodges   7th Grade (–r): Allie Walters, Grace Quinn, and Ashley Siples   8th Grade (l-r): Jada Brown, Ja’ruis Ridgeway, and Lexus Rhodes   District Winner: Ja’ruis Ridgeway Each grade-level […]

By December 18, 2016 Read More →
VHS Girl’s Weightlifting wins 5 team meet …….

VHS Girl’s Weightlifting wins 5 team meet …….

Vernon hosted Holmes County, Chipley, Rocky Bayou and Franklin County Monday, November 28th for a girl’s weightlifting meet.   Vernon was able to hold off Rocky Bayou for their first team win of the season.   Haley Alderman-101 lb class, Morgan Hammack-110 lb class, Shayla Works-119 lb class and Alexys Holley Unlimited class each won […]

By November 30, 2016 Read More →
VMS students thank deputies …….

VMS students thank deputies …….

Vernon Middle School students recently thanked Washington County Deputies and Sheriff for their service. Twelve deputies came out and enjoyed lunch on VMS. The students made posters and read cards to them. After lunch they engaged in some corn hole, basketball and football with the students.        

By November 21, 2016 Read More →
CHIPOLA HOSTS SENIOR DAY ……..

CHIPOLA HOSTS SENIOR DAY ……..

More than 1,000 area high school seniors attended Chipola College’s recent  annual Senior Day hosted by the Student Ambassadors.   Students from Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty and Washington counties enjoyed performances by the Chipola cheerleaders, men’s and women’s basketball teams, show choir and theater. Seniors were treated to lunch after touring the campus.   Pictured […]

By November 14, 2016 Read More →
VES 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners announced …….

VES 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners announced …….

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Vernon Elementary School 5th grade spelling bee, held November 10, 2016. They will go on to the Regional Competition held at Roulhac Middle School on December 15th at 10:00.  Pictured in order from right to left are: 1st place – Emma Holliday 2nd place – Katie Christmas […]

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Vernon High School Key Club teams up with OneBlood to collect donations! ………

The Vernon High School Key Club recently completed their first service project of the 2016-17 school year. On October 4th, members of the Vernon High School Key Club teamed up with One Blood, Inc. to collect donations of blood for those in need. Since 2008, students and faculty of Vernon High School have donated 583 […]

By November 3, 2016 Read More →

Honor Rolls from Vernon Middle School …….

Congratulations to these students.     Vernon Middle School ‘A’ Honor Roll Student Grade Braxton, Anna Lauren 06 Brock, Mason Connor 06 Brown, Kirstyn Nahturi 06 Hodges, Nathan Ryan 06 Hunt, Kaley Mae 06 Lyon, Issac Stanley 06 Pruett, Brycen David 06 Rutherford, Grace Ann 06 Thomas, Dallas Mathew 06 Brown, Jerryd Hueland 07 Johns, […]

By October 27, 2016 Read More →