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Guilty as Charged

Guilty as Charged

Logan Templeton
February 1
Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

Did you know that you’re guilty? You probably didn’t, and that’s why you’re being informed. You’re guilty…of enjoying something that others may look down upon. This term is known as a guilty pleasure. Maybe it's binge-watching all ten seasons of "Friends" on Netflix in two days, or even s... Read more »

Thefts Seldom Reported at AHS

Thefts Seldom Reported at AHS

Erin Wendt and Halsey Bailey
January 27
Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

Although thefts are not commonly reported at Atlantic High School, they still occur. During the 2016-17 school year, no thefts have been reported. “Currently we have zero records of theft right now,” principal Heather McKay said. “Last year was more of an issue, though.” McKay said the m... Read more »

Sitting All Day Raises Health Concerns

Sitting All Day Raises Health Concerns

Shadman Ornob
January 27
Filed under Features

Everyone likes to sit down once in awhile, but how does it feel to sit for a long time? Many kids all round to world go to different schools to learn and gain knowledge.  Many people don’t realize the effect it has on a person's body. Sitting for a long time can damage organs. It can cause hea... Read more »

AHS Teacher’s Blog Goes Viral

AHS Teacher’s Blog Goes Viral

Hannah Alff and Taylor Hansen
January 24
Filed under Academics, Features, School News, Showcase

With the new year brings the traditional New Year's Resolutions. The most common resolutions are losing weight or saving money. English teacher Emma Walker has a New Year’s Resolution to “get in shape, wake up earlier and blog each week.” She began her blog, Becoming Bireline, as introducing he... Read more »

For the Love of Coffee

For the Love of Coffee

Hannah Alff
January 23
Filed under Features, Showcase

Valentine’s Day will bring Atlantic something new to love. You might’ve even heard about it through Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or even the Website. It’s called Coffee 7, a family-owned and operated business that will offer Wifi serve coffee, smoothies and specialty mini donuts. Alison Bruckner moved to Atlantic Iowa, three year... Read more »

Band Goes Buena

Band Goes Buena

Sarah Schorle
January 19
Filed under Band, Features, Fine Arts, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Four students were selected for the upcoming Buena Vista honor band in February. Senior Nadia Somers and Juniors Miranda Chipman, Riley Seufert, and Charity Williams will travel to Storm Lake, Iowa, for the band which is held on February 25.

Artistic Activity to Brighten January

Artistic Activity to Brighten January

Katie York
January 12
Filed under Club News, Features, School News, Showcase

Paint the Blues Away is a fundraiser being put on by the Atlantic High School Student Council. The event is a program where an artist guides a group of people to  paint a certain picture. In the end, each person turns out with a unique work of art. The event is going to be on Saturday, Jan. 14 at... Read more »

Weights or Gym?

Weights or Gym?

Halsey Bailey
December 21
Filed under Features, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Every student in AHS has the option between taking weights or gym class. For each individual, there is a different reasoning behind why they chose either weights or gym.

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What is Your Dream Car?

What is Your Dream Car?

Matt Gearheart and Logan Reilly
December 8
Filed under Features, Opinion, Showcase

Vroom, Vroom What is your dream car? At Deter Motor Company located in Atlantic, Iowa, the most commonly sold car is the Chevrolet Malibu, according to salesman Chuck Sievers. Malibu's have many features that buyers are looking for such as back-up camera, heated seats, sunroof, and lane-change alert. For ... Read more »

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