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  • September 25Good luck to the Trojans as they take on the OABCIG Falcons for the Homecoming game!

  • September 25It's homecoming week! Participate in dress days and other activities to earn points for your grade!

  • September 19Float building starts tonight!!

  • August 27We encourage everyone to order a yearbook!

Trojans Lose a Tough One to Kuemper Catholic

Trojans Lose a Tough One to Kuemper Catholic

Connor Church

September 25, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports Showcase

The Trojans lost a tough game to the Kuemper Catholic Knights. The Knights were coming off of a tough loss against Denison, so the Trojans knew that they would be in for a tough game against the Knights. Not only was it a tough game, but there was better positioning for a chance at the 2-A playoffs o...

Trojans Take On St. Albert

Trojans Take On St. Albert

Hana Holtz, Editor

September 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Atlantic Trojans knew it would be a tall order as they took on St. Albert last Thursday on the volleyball court. All season, the Saintes have been ranked in the top 10 for class 2A, with their highest position at 7th. St. Albert came to town with an exciting 3-2 win over the top team in 3A and in ...

Homecoming Week is Back for 2018

Homecoming Week is Back for 2018

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

September 22, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

It’s that time of year again in Atlantic, with school spirits high and positive attitudes found around every corner. Homecoming is a time for friendly competition between grades and participating in the many activities that take place during the week. The Trojan football team will take on the OABCIG Fa...

XC Runners Cruise through Creston

XC Runners Cruise through Creston

Ashley Wendt

September 20, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

Windy weather greeted the Trojan cross country teams as they arrived in Creston for their sixth meet, marking the season over halfway done. Going to the meet the girls had been moved up in the rankings to 9th and the boys were listed on “Teams to Watch.” Head coach Dan Vargason said he expected t...

Trojans Lose a Tough One to Harlan

Trojans Lose a Tough One to Harlan

Connor Church

September 18, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Trojans lost a tough game to the Harlan Cyclones last Friday night. The Cyclones were coming off of a 35-6 win against the Carroll Tigers, so the Trojans knew they would have their work cut out for them, having not beaten the Cyclones since the 2002 season. The Trojans started the game with possession...

Media Center Status Yet to Be Determined

Media Center Status Yet to Be Determined

Grace Clay

September 18, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

This school year there has been speculation as to what is going on with the AHS media center. As of today, another librarian has not been hired and there will not be any more books purchased for the media center. According to the Iowa Department of Education, a professionally trained librarian p...

Trojan XC has a Successful Saturday

Trojan XC has a Successful Saturday

Ashley Wendt

September 18, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

There was no sleeping in for Trojan cross country this past Saturday as they had an early morning bus ride to the meet hosted by Kuemper Catholic. The course was marked around Swan Lake in Carroll, and Atlantic was part of the Class A division. The boys ran at 10:00 a.m. and the girls at 10:30 a.m., wi...

Cyclones Topple Trojans

Cyclones Topple Trojans

Hana Holtz, Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team looked to beat the Harlan Cyclones on Thursday in order to clinch their first conference win this season. The opposition had already claimed a conference win themselves by the time the Trojans traveled to Harlan. First, the JV squads competed. The two teams had played each oth...

Trojan XC Brings Home First-Place

Trojan XC Brings Home First-Place

Ashley Wendt and Erin Wendt

September 14, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

Trojan runners swept the competition with two first-place team finishes this past Tuesday at the AHSTW meet. Plaques were given out to the top two teams for boys and girls varsity. There was one race each for the boys and girls, with the top seven from each team scoring as varsity. The middle school r...

Marching Band is Back in Full Swing

Marching Band is Back in Full Swing

Anastasia Muell, Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under Band, Fine Arts, Showcase

The Trojan Guard, as the marching band has been referred to since the ‘80s, has started its school season with two performances before and at halftime of home football games. The Trojan Guard has six performances left in the season: three games, the Homecoming parade, the Clarinda Band Jamboree and ...

AHS Offers Activities for Everyone

AHS Offers Activities for Everyone

Hana Holtz, Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Filling up your resumé with activities you are involved in is easy. At the high school, students are offered a variety of activities they can join. Besides sports and fine arts, organizations and clubs are another thing students can get involved in during their four years. Writer’s Club, National Honor...

Search for Industrial Technology Teacher Continues

Search for Industrial Technology Teacher Continues

Connor Church

September 14, 2018


Filed under Academics, Features, School News, Showcase

AHS is currently searching for a new industrial tech teacher, but for the time being, Roger Warne, ACSD Director of Technology, is teaching drafting and woodworking. "Mr. Warne is covering for two classes for us while we are looking for someone to fill the industrial tech position,” principal Heather ...

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