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Boys’ Soccer Preview

Mariah Cook
March 17
Filed under Activities, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports, The Gallery

As the soccer boys kick off their season this week, they have high expectations following last year’s record of 10-7. That was the first time in the sport’s ten-year AHS history that the boys have had a positive record. Head Coach Justin Williams said his goal this year is to be able to hang a co...

Oh Dear, John Deere!

Oh Dear, John Deere!

March 17
Filed under Activities, Club News, News Briefs, School News, Showcase, The Gallery

Ten full-sized tractors and four pedal tractors paraded to the high school from Wal-Mart at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, March 10. The annual National FFA Week event of driving tractors to school was originally scheduled for Feb. 24. However, the event was postponed when school was cancelled for inclement weathe...

Wrestlers Receive Awards at 2016-17 Banquet

Wrestlers Receive Awards at 2016-17 Banquet

Emily Schreiner, Editor
March 17
Filed under Activities, News Briefs, Showcase, Sports Showcase, The Gallery, Wrestling

During the 2016-17 wrestling season, the Atlantic-Cam boys have shown many different characteristics to display the achievements they have accomplished. The awards received were the Hustle Award to Chase McLaren; Most Improved to Connor Pellett; the JV Competitor Award to Kenny Jimerson; Outstand...

Trumping AHS

Trumping AHS

Logan Templeton
March 10
Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, World and National News

Anybody who knows me can positively say I don’t know my facts when it comes to politics and presidents. It just so happens that I don’t know which president or policy does/did what. For example, I said that JFK was the one in the wheelchair when in reality it was Ronald Reagan who in reality was New Y...

HEADPHONES FOR SALE

HEADPHONES FOR SALE

Brooke Newell and Kerra Christensen
February 23
Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Students of Atlantic High School! Have no fear--the headphones are here! Librarian Ginger Bechtold is selling “off brand” headphones to students in the library.  They are $2 and there is a wide variety of colors including red, blue, black and pink. Bechtold said the reason she decided to make...

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.

In Case You Missed It – Friday, Jan. 13, 2017

Dillon Sonntag
January 13
Filed under News Briefs, School News

The Chargers have made a move from San Diego to L.A  Investigation on Hillary Clinton’s emails flares up again. Arizona trooper shot from drive-by shooter and nearly beaten to death. ...

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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Trump Victory

Trump Victory

Camden McFadden and Phoenix Shadden
December 5
Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

On November 9th, Hillary Clinton officially conceded to Donald Trump, the winner of the Electoral vote. In January of 2017, Trump will officially take office after his inauguration. America is currently divided over this election. One of the reasons America is divided is because of how elections dec...

Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year differs from AHS Word of the Year

Zeke Whetstone
November 21
Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase, The Gallery

Post-Truth has been chosen at 2016’s word of the year, according to Oxford Dictionary. Post truth can be defined as "relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief." This word had a major surge...

Gooding Visits AHS to Sing and Teach Financial Literacy

Gooding Visits AHS to Sing and Teach Financial Literacy

Emily Schreiner, Hayley Gibson, Editors
November 4
Filed under Academics, News Briefs, Showcase, The Gallery

The Gooding band visited Atlantic High School on Tues., Nov. 1 to teach students financial literacy. Students were curious as to what the band was, going into the auditorium.  The band began the assembly by playing a few of their featured songs.  After they played their featured songs, they presented...

AHS to Take Part in ALICE Drill Tomorrow

AHS to Take Part in ALICE Drill Tomorrow

Cody Buchman, Editor
November 3
Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

This Friday, Atlantic High School will be participating in the ALICE drill. AHS faculty and students will be working in cooperation with the Atlantic Police Department, Cass County Sheriff, as well as the Iowa State Patrol to conduct the drill. The ALICE drill is a lockdown/intruder drill. A.L.I.C.E. is an a...

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