Winter sports, supplemental contracts awarded

By Candace Barczyk Winter sports and miscellaneous supplemental contracts were among the items Vermilion Board of Education members approved at their Monday, Sept. 10 meeting.  The board approved contracts for the following: Matthew Pisano, SMS 8th Grade Head Basketball Coach; Brandon Gilbert, VHS Head Wrestling Coach; Michael D’Egidio, SMS Head Wrestling Coach; Jacob Baker, VHS…

School board updated on safety and securing upgrades

By Melanie Williamson At the Monday, April 9, school board meeting superintendent Phil Pempin provided an update on the safety suggestions made by parents and communities members during the community safety forum. He shared that the district does have a crisis team, which has been in place for several years. Over the last few weeks,…

Vermilion Local Schools host first of many community safety forums

By Melanie Williamson On Sunday, March 4, the Vermilion High School commons was filled with parents, students, teachers, school administrators, school board members past and present, city council members, city administrators, police officers, local pastors, and community members to discuss school safety. The event, which was called “One Community One Mission: building relationships for stronger…