Seniors set to graduate June 1

Autumn Turpin, Editor

May 29, 2018

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On June 1, at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research, 62 seniors will graduate from Galileo High School after four long years of hard work. “I always hate to see seniors leave,” Principal Angela Michelle Ramsey ...

Forensics team travels to post-season competition in March

Autumn Turpin, Editor

March 8, 2018

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Four members of the Galileo High School Forensics Team traveled to West Point on Feb. 24 to compete at the Super-Regional competition, just two weeks after the regional competition, which took place Feb. 10 at Galileo. Forensic...

Students to compete at state convention Feb. 15-16

Autumn Turpin, Editor

February 12, 2018

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On Feb. 15 44 members of the  Beta Club will be traveling to Hampton to compete at the 2018 Virginia State Beta Convention. “We attend the Virginia State Beta Convention each year to give club members the opportunity to compete ...

Game Development Club holds first meeting Jan. 16

Luke Garcia, Editor in Chief

February 1, 2018

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After a successful interest meeting, Galileo’s own Game Development Club has begun hosting meetings and will continue doing so for the rest of the spring semester. “I was very excited when I heard about Game Development Club,...

ACE team nabs first postseason win

Luke Garcia, Editor in Chief

January 26, 2018

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The Galileo High School ACE Team began its postseason journey on a high note by winning the Dogwood District Scholastic Bowl tournament Saturday. “We feel fairly confident heading into our postseason,” ACE Team Coach J...

Blood drive set for Jan. 31

Autumn Turpin, Editor

January 26, 2018

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The Galileo High School Beta Club will be hosting a blood drive in the parking lot near the cafeteria on Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help save lives in the Danville area. “The Beta Club used to do two blood drives a year, one in Octo...

Wildlife Center to visit Dec. 13

Danielle Duan, Editor

November 30, 2017

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Galileo’s I.B. classes are teaming up with the Virginia Wildlife Center to hold a wildlife show Dec. 13 in the research center. “The Wildlife Show is a chance for students to learn about the Wildlife Center of Virginia a...

Theater guild to perform ‘Gulliver’s Travels’

Ashlee Jones, Editor

November 30, 2017

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Galileo’s Theatre Guild held auditions Nov. 28 for their spring play of the novel Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift.   Theatre Teacher Glenn Weyler said performing theatre productions for young audiences in the spring seem...

ACE makes impressive showing at Cave Springs Invitational

Autumn Turpin, Editor

November 30, 2017

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On Nov. 18 the Galileo High School ACE team went to the Cave Spring Invitational in Roanoke for their second match of the year. “This year we have 18 people on the squad. At this tournament, we had two teams playing for ...

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