Five people inducted into the VLS Hall of Fame on January 30

Every year, past and present members of the Vermilion Local Schools community are honored and recognized by being inducted into the Hall of Fame. Whether being honored as former students, coaches, or educators, each of these individuals contributed something special to the community. The Hall of Fame inductions took place on Tuesday, January 30, duringContinue reading “Five people inducted into the VLS Hall of Fame on January 30”

Colahan chosen as new head football coach

By Melanie Williamson On Monday, January 8, the Vermilion Board of Education approved the promotion of offensive coordinator Brett Colahan to the position of head coach for the 2018 VHS varsity football team. Colahan has worked in the Vermilion schools for 13 years. Superintendent Phil Pempin described him as being well-known and well-respected among theContinue reading “Colahan chosen as new head football coach”

Students and community mourn the loss of beloved teacher and coach

By Melanie Williamson On the evening of Friday, November 17, word spread like wild fire across social media as the students and staff of the Vermilion Local School district along with the greater community learned that Coach Matthew Kobal had passed suddenly of an apparent heart attack. Kobal was the head football coach of theContinue reading “Students and community mourn the loss of beloved teacher and coach”