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Family Consumer Science Offers a Buffet of Courses

Family Consumer Science Offers a Buffet of Courses

A new FCS class offers students an overview of cls
Mycala Kickland  March 18, 2016

Not sure what electives to take? FCS teacher Meryl Hopper offers many classes. Hopper teaches Intro to Foods, Pro Start 1 and 2, Child Development, Early Childhood, Life and Relationships, and will be...

A Day in the Life of Our Principal

A Day in the Life of Our Principal

Madeline Nelson and Chloe Newbury September 30, 2015

When her alarm sounds at 5:30 a.m., AHS principal Heather McKay is awake and checking her phone for teachers that may be need substitutes that day.  McKay then either lies in bed for a little while longer...

AHSneedle reaches 1000 posts!

March 14, 2013

By Josh Schorle AHSneedle.com has been publishing stories online since Sept. of 2010. Since that day, the journalism department has published 1,000 stories in about two and a half years. Our...

AHS student found

October 16, 2012

By: Hope Bowker AHS Junior, Corey Sunderman and AMS student Austin Boggs were recently found in Eureka, Illinois. They are in the hands of the Eureka Police Department. No decision has been made on...

Students wear red to honor retiring teacher

October 16, 2012

By  Breanna Kixmiller Many Atlantic students wore red to school on Friday, Oct. 12, the final day of Mr. Shuman’s career at Atlantic High School.  Terrance Shuman, a long time English teacher and...

Want to see your story idea on AHSneedle?

October 4, 2012

What's up? Is the Student Council planning a fund-raiser? NHS working on the blood-drive video? Did something unusual happen in class? Tweet us your story ideas using the hashtag #AHSstory!

AHS King Jake and Queen Caroline

September 28, 2012

By Shelby Tichota and Blake Meneely                               Senior Jake...

Get a Sneak Peek of the NEW Chromebooks

September 6, 2012

Josh Schorle Get a sneak peak at the NEW Chromebooks! Story to follow. *Photos by Jon Q

Students’ efforts add up to success

December 2, 2011

by Kourtnie Beschorner Two students have impressed math teacher Nick Hackman with their improvement and work ethic this fall. Senior Jacob Salmans has raised his grade to an A since the beginning...

Debut Concert

October 10, 2011

AHS Vocal Department to hold debut concert on Oct. 11 at 8 pm. The debut concert will have performances by the AHS All-state auditioners, and all three choirs. The Treble Makers, a new show choir...

Osama bin Laden Killed

May 2, 2011

Click here for front-page coverage about bin Laden's death from around the world. For a time line of Osama bin Laden's life, click here.  

Carli Thornton reacts to Every 15 Minutes

April 8, 2011

Senior, Carli Thornton participated in last Monday's mock collision and Tuesday's funeral as a victim. She recalled for AHSneedle her experience of sitting in the car waiting, and being transported to...

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