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  • Winter Formal is Saturday, Feb. 1.
  • The jazz band will participate in the State contest on Saturday, Feb. 1. Break a leg!
  • Trojan wrestling heads to a double dual on Thursday, Jan. 30 in Council Bluffs. Good luck!
  • Trojan basketball takes on Kuemper Catholic on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Good luck!
  • Order your yearbook!

Large Group Speech Preview

Large Group Speech Preview

Drew Engler and Chaylei Carey

January 21, 2020

The Atlantic speech team is planning on competing at Creston for Districts on Saturday, Jan. 25. They are bringing 20 competitors. There are numerous events that students can participate in for Large Group speech, including oral reading, group ensemble, one-act play, group musical, and short film. Dur...

Swing Inn is Here

Swing Inn is Here

Brynna Kern and Cael Pulido

January 16, 2020

The Atlantic High School show choirs and jazz band will be performing their annual Swing Inn show on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium.  The two show choirs will be performing recognizable pieces, like “Don’t Stop Believing” by Journey, “Hey Jude” by the Beatles...

Choral Masters

Choral Masters

Molly McFadden, Editor

January 15, 2020

Six students from Atlantic were recently selected for the Meistersinger Honor Choir. Seniors Ana Muell and Bradley Dennis, as well as junior Genevieve Martinez were accepted into the mixed choir. Senior Katie Saluk and juniors Camryn Church and Olivia Engler will be in the treble choir. These singers...

Swinging Into Show Choir

Swinging Into Show Choir

Da'Jai Wesson, Editor

January 13, 2020

For the past five months, both the Diversity and Premiere show choirs have spent most of their time focused on learning and cleaning their routines. With all of their performances and competitions taking place in the next few months, they’ve wasted no time getting back to work after winter break.  ...

Cast List for “Little Shop of Horrors” Drops

Cast List for “Little Shop of Horrors” Drops

Grace Clay, Editor

January 13, 2020

On Dec. 17 and 18, brave singers and actors from AHS auditioned for this year’s spring musical, “Little Shop of Horrors.” This classic musical is about a man-eating plant named Audrey II--named after the original Audrey, Seymour's love interest--living in a flower shop with Seymour. Unfortunatel...

Five Atlantic Musicians Make SWIBA

Five Atlantic Musicians Make SWIBA

Da'Jai Wesson, Editor

December 19, 2019

Atlantic held the SWIBA honor band auditions on Saturday, Dec. 14. Of the band members who auditioned, senior Erin Barrick, juniors Bri Wilson and Lex Somers, sophomore Hunter Weppler, and freshman Angelica Anderson made it.  Students auditioning for SWIBA had to learn two different etudes. They also nee...

Holiday Season Means Pep Band Season

Holiday Season Means Pep Band Season

Anastasia Muell, Editor

December 16, 2019

What does the "Pride of AHS" do during the winter? The pep band plays at home basketball games and it’s all the same people as those in concert band, but there are many differences. For instance, at many games, alumni are also allowed to play with the students. The students are taught to sightrea...

Madrigal Creeps Closer

Madrigal Creeps Closer

Camryn Church, Editor

December 12, 2019

The ninth annual Madrigal Dinner is approaching, and the Lords and Ladies of the AHS choir kingdom are preparing to dazzle the crowd with their food, entertainment, and atmosphere. The dates are Saturday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 15 at 5 p.m. at the high school. They will be providing a four-c...

“Little Shop of Horrors” Comes to AHS

“Little Shop of Horrors” Comes to AHS

Anastasia Muell, Editor

December 11, 2019

The musical “Little Shop of Horrors” is coming to AHS this winter. The musical, written by Howard Ashman with music written by Alan Menken, takes place in a poor suburb. The story follows the story of a small flower shop that is slowly failing, until one day when one of its workers, Seymore, finds ...

Getting Jazzy With It

Getting Jazzy With It

Molly McFadden, Editor

November 27, 2019

As winter approaches, new activities are beginning. Jazz band season is here and many students can be found rolling up to the music hall for morning practice Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 6:45 a.m. This year there are 19 students in the jazz band. They will perform and compete at multiple events ...

“Radium Girls” in Pictures

“Radium Girls” in Pictures

Hana Holtz, Editor

November 19, 2019

Fall Play Review: “Radium Girls”

Fall Play Review: “Radium Girls”

Dani Mathisen, Editor

November 19, 2019

First off, "Radium Girls" was performed at the Atlantic High School last weekend. The three shows were directed by English teachers Alex Bales and Emma Bireline. Overall, I thought the performance went well, but there were a few things I think could have gone better. The microphones definitely needed s...

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