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NEWS BRIEF – Winter Formal Postponed due to Future Weather Conditions

NEWS BRIEF – Winter Formal Postponed due to Future Weather Conditions

Kathryn Saluk, Journalism Production Student

February 23, 2018


Filed under Features, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Winter Formal has been postponed due to inclement weather predicted on the original date. It will now be held on Friday, March 16th in the AHS commons from 8:30-11:00 p.m. The price is $5 per ticket, and once students leave the dance, they are not permitted to re-enter. The dress attire for boys s...

NEWS BRIEF – Livengood to Speak to History Students

NEWS BRIEF – Livengood to Speak to History Students

Cole Sampson

February 21, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

This Friday, Steve Livengood will be in the school auditorium presenting stories and items from the Korean War and Vietnam Conflict. Livengood comes on behalf of teacher Terry Hinzmann and his Modern World History classes. Livengood's visit is intended to give students insight into the war and the confli...

NEWS BRIEF – Iowa Assessments Return to AHS

NEWS BRIEF – Iowa Assessments Return to AHS

Hana Holtz, Journalism Production Student

February 21, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

It’s that time of year again. Freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will be taking the required Iowa Assessments on Thursday. The three tests--reading, math, and science--decide what courses students can take and give educators an idea of an individual’s progress throughout high school. The exams will...

NEWS BRIEF – Cancellations

NEWS BRIEF – Cancellations

McKenzie Waters, Journalism Production Student

February 20, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

The Atlantic Community Schools were closed Monday, Feb. 19, due to inclement weather. Freezing rain caused the roads to become icy and too dangerous for school busses and students to drive on. Another round of freezing rain came last night causing ACSD to have a two-hour delay today. The announceme...

NEWS BRIEF – Valentine’s Day Warms the Hearts of AHS Students

NEWS BRIEF – Valentine’s Day Warms the Hearts of AHS Students

Chloe Davis, Journalism Production Student

February 14, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Valentine’s Day was in full swing here at AHS today as ladies entering the building received a heart necklace from members of the AHS Student Council to participate in an activity mentioned at the State Student Council Conference. Gentlemen roaming the halls then tried to spark a conversation with a ...

NEWS BRIEF: Win-a-Heart Competition to be Held Wednesday

NEWS BRIEF: Win-a-Heart Competition to be Held Wednesday

Alyssa Brockob

February 13, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Dating all the way back to the 3rd century, Valentine’s Day is a widely celebrated holiday focusing on the appreciation of one another. This year at AHS, students will participate in a new Valentine-themed activity planned by the Student Council. The activity is a competition to see which boy can collect the m...

NEWS BRIEF – Cancellations Due to Weather

NEWS BRIEF – Cancellations Due to Weather

McKenzie Waters, Journalism Production Student

February 5, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

The boy-girl doubleheader for tonight has been postponed due to inclement weather. The girls’ varsity team was scheduled to play at 6 p.m. and the boys were scheduled to play at 7:30, following the girls’ game. According to Athletic Director Secretary, Amber Jipsen, the games have been postpon...

NEWS BRIEF – Tinkle Times Adds Positivity to AHS

NEWS BRIEF – Tinkle Times Adds Positivity to AHS

Kathryn Saluk, Journalism Production Student

February 2, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Students may have noticed a change in the bathrooms in the last couple weeks. That is all thanks to AHS Fuel, Atlantic’s student pep club. Tinkle Times is the new way to get school news, and is available when students use any of the school’s bathrooms. Tinkle Times reports events happening each w...

NEWS BRIEF – Town Power Outage Affects AHS

NEWS BRIEF – Town Power Outage Affects AHS

Hana Holtz, Journalism Production Student

February 1, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

A power outage that affected certain areas of Atlantic on Thursday, resulted in a short outage at AHS from 11:54 a.m. to 12:25 p.m. The cause of the outage remains unknown at this time. During the period of time, students stayed with their respective 5th period classes. As the lights and wifi were ...

NEWS BRIEF – Happy Hot Chocolate Day

NEWS BRIEF – Happy Hot Chocolate Day

Cole Sampson

January 30, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

Here we only have one rule, never ever let it cool. Tomorrow at 7:30 a.m., the members of AHS student council will be giving out hot chocolate near the front entrance of the high school. This is in honor of National Hot Chocolate Day, a federally recognized holiday in the United States. There will be packets, ...

NEWS BRIEF – State Show Choir

NEWS BRIEF – State Show Choir

Anastasia Muell

January 29, 2018


Filed under Activities, Fine Arts, News Briefs, School News, Showcase

State show choir is being held at Atlantic High School today, Jan. 29. Performances start at 4 p.m. and end at 9:10 p.m. The Atlantic Diversity performance takes place at 4:40 p.m. and the Premiere show choir performs at 6 p.m. Performances will take place in the auditorium, and the entrance fee is $6 for adul...

NEWS BRIEF – AHS Fuel Spreads Joy

NEWS BRIEF – AHS Fuel Spreads Joy

Hannah Anstey

January 26, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, School News, Showcase

AHS Fuel greeted students with music and a treat when they walked into the school Friday morning. They did this as a way to add a positive feel to the school. The students were so excited yet also confused on why random suckers were being passed out. As the day went on people started figuring o...

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