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Strapping Speech Weekend

Strapping Speech Weekend

Sarah Schorle
January 26, 2017
Filed under Academics, Fine Arts, School News, Showcase, Speech and Theater

On Saturday Jan 21, 18 students traveled to Perry High School to compete in the IHSSA District Large Group competition. The team brought a total of 10 events with 7 of the 10 events moving on to the State competition. Events moving on include several mimes, ensemble acting, radio broadcasting and musical ...

Poet to Lead Workshops at AHS

Poet to Lead Workshops at AHS

Charity Williams
January 25, 2017
Filed under Academics, Activities, Fine Arts, School News, Showcase

Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander will visit Atlantic Jan. 29-30.

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AHS Teacher’s Blog Goes Viral

AHS Teacher’s Blog Goes Viral

Hannah Alff and Taylor Hansen
January 24, 2017
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...

Back Parking Lot Causes Conflict

Back Parking Lot Causes Conflict

John McConkey and Chase McLaren
January 24, 2017
Filed under School News, Showcase

Usually in the morning at AHS, students who drive to school park their cars in the front/north parking lot of the school.  The faculty and staff park in a designated area on the south end of the school. This south parking lot is much smaller, and a shorter walk to the back door of the school, which ...

TWIRP Returns

TWIRP Returns

Chloe Newbury, Editor
January 24, 2017
Filed under School News, Showcase

Both of the dances that are open to all four grades are over for the year, and students have put away their dancing shoes. Or so they thought. Students of AHS missed the reversed role dance, TWIRP, so AHSFuel members brought the idea to bring it back to one of their meetings. The dance will take place on Th...

Key Pins Seal Win at Glenwood

Key Pins Seal Win at Glenwood

Zeke Whetstone and Dillon Sonntag
January 23, 2017
Filed under School News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

  Thursday, Jan. 19, the wrestling team came home with a big win after beating Glenwood 42-30. The Trojans finished with six pins and three wins by total points. Coach Duff and the rest of the coaching staff was very pleased with the performance and effort of the team. A few wrestlers that Duff...

Band Goes Buena

Band Goes Buena

Sarah Schorle
January 19, 2017
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.

A Visit to the New Atlantic Ice Rink

A Visit to the New Atlantic Ice Rink

Abbey Bishop and Hannah Maley
January 13, 2017
Filed under Activities, School News, Showcase

MORE ON ICE - A new ice skating rink at Sunnyside Park is offering Atlantic residents new winter entertainment. When Seth Staashelm, director of Atlantic Parks and Recreation, first started working with past-director Roger Herring, they talked about how in the past the Sunnyside basketball courts we...

Facing Your Fears

Facing Your Fears

Logan Templeton
January 13, 2017
Filed under School News, Showcase

Do you fear for your life when you hear the rustling of leaves? Do you scream and run away when you see a drive-in theater? Do not fear, for you are not alone. I too am petrified of humans watching movies from their motor vehicles while the trees shake vigorously in the distance. Many people are scar...

Boys’ Swim Team Dominates Home Dual

Boys’ Swim Team Dominates Home Dual

Jaxson Eden and Ben Renaud
January 13, 2017
Filed under School News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Last night the boy’s swim team won their first home meet of the season last night defeating Abraham Lincoln/Thomas Jefferson. The Trojans dominated the Lynx/ Jackets 92-68 with eight first place finishes and three top two finishes. Senior Damon Miller was battling sickness last night and still...

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

Dillon Sonntag
January 13, 2017
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. ...

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