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Work It, Baby

Work It, Baby

Katie York
May 26, 2017
Filed under Features, School News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Many students at Atlantic High School have jobs, but there are certain federal rules and restrictions business have to follow when hiring high schoolers. Twenty-two percent of high school school students worked part-time jobs in 2014 according to a high school student job blog. Research has show...

Girls Soccer May 18

Marcus Duranceau
May 24, 2017
Filed under Girls' Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

On Monday, May 15, the girls' soccer team played at home against Riverside and beat them 6-0, making a landslide win. Assistant coach Dan Vargason said, “We passed the ball well in the 2nd half and had much better energy. Our teamwork was much better than it was last week. Also, our effort was good and w...

Girls Golf Advances to the State Tournament

Girls Golf Advances to the State Tournament

Ben Renaud and Jaxson Eden
May 24, 2017
Filed under Girls Golf, Showcase

The girls golf team won the Regional Final to advance to State, and try and defend their title. Although it wasn't their best team score they still managed to beat the second place team by 26 strokes shooting a 361. Two Trojan golfers placed in the top five. Those two girls were senior Brooke Newell...

Back-to-Back State Appearances for Boys’ Golf

Back-to-Back State Appearances for Boys’ Golf

Dillon Sonntag
May 24, 2017
Filed under Boys' Golf, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Ben Renaud takes first place at state qualifying meet.

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Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Trinity Zynda

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Trinity Zynda

Hunter Oliver
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Trinity Zynda is largely involved in the drama department. Zynda, in her past (including the times not here in Atlantic), has been in IHSSA for four years, the fall play for four years, Spring musical for four years, National Forensic League for two years, choir for two years and AHS Band for two year...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: D-One Yechem

Kenny Jimerson
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

D-one Yechem moved to Atlantic Iowa in August of 2013 from the island Chuuk. Yechem lives with his aunt, uncle, and sister. He has three brothers and three sisters, all of which are younger than him, besides one other sister. His only older sibling his sister is going to college. His other two siste...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Hannah Wright

Deanna Roark
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Hannah Wright has three cats, Lyric and Dapple and Theo, and a toy pomeranian, Molly. Her favorite memory with her family was when she learned many different forms of poker while visiting them in Texas. Throughout high school, Wright has participated in volleyball, track, speech, IHSSA, drama and...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Alexander Williams

Sarah Schorle
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Atlantic native Alex Williams has been involved with many sports including track, soccer, football and basketball, but that’s not all Williams is involved with at AHS. The busy senior is also involved in speech and debate, as well as choir and show choir, but choir is his favorite “hands down.” ...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Eric Wieser

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Eric Wieser

Cooper McDermott
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Eric Wieser has been a part of many sports while attending AHS. Wieser has been a part of cross country (9-11), football (12), swimming (10-12) and soccer (9-12). Wieser was also a participant of soccer, swimming and Steeler football when he was younger. Wieser’s favorite is soccer; a sport he has been ...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Shaley Sweeney

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Shaley Sweeney

Staff
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Shaley Sweeney was one of Atlantic's first students to be awarded the Pro Start National Certificate. Her passion for cooking began at her grandma's side, where she learned to make cinnamon rolls from scratch and can tomatoes. Sweeney's grandma is one of the most influential people in her life. Besides...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Bailey Steffens

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Bailey Steffens

Hayley Gibson
May 24, 2017
Filed under Senior Spotlight, Senior Spotlight, Showcase

Bailey Steffens’ favorite activity that she has participated in her years at Atlantic High School is art. She plans to attend Paul Mitchell in Lincoln Nebraska to study cosmetology and said, “It’s already something I enjoy doing, so I thought I would enjoy doing that for the rest of my life....

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