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Scary movies have AHS students on the edge of their seats

October 31, 2012

Filed under Reviews, School News

By Alaura Schuler Halloween is in the air and students of Atlantic High School are feeling it, by watching their favorite scary movies. AHHHHH! Students have identified their favorite scary movies.  Can you match them up? CLI...

Three students earn All-State honors

October 30, 2012

Filed under Academics, Activities, Fine Arts, School News

By Josh Schorle Twenty-two band and vocal students traveled to Harlan on Oct. 20 in hopes of being accepted for the Iowa All-State choir or band that will perform in Ames on Nov. 17. Three students from Atlantic were selected:...

Gaesser introduces 2012-13 choirs

October 26, 2012

Filed under Activities, Fine Arts

By Mikayla Somers Atlantic High School had its first vocal concert of the year Sunday, Oct. 7,  at 2 p.m. The choir was directed by teacher Jennifer Gaesser. Gaesser is the new choir director who was hired over the summer to...

WWII veteran shares Pearl Harbor experience

October 23, 2012

Filed under Academics, School News

By Savannah Whetstone WWII veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor Clarance Phundheller visited Atlantic High School on Oct. 18.  He talked to teacher Terry Hinzmann’s Modern World History class about his experiences because th...

Special Olympics Results

October 23, 2012

Filed under School News

By Ashli Walker and Lillie Zablocki   Congratulations to the following athletes who participated in Special Olympic District Bowling on Friday, October 5:   Nick Dankert, 3rd; Cassi Gregory, 5th; Jason Honke, 3rd;...

Project Vote Smart’s VoteEasy

October 22, 2012

Filed under Uncategorized

By Savannah Whetstone Ever wonder which presidential candidate you would most likely agree with? The webpage ( will help you find which candidate best represents your point of view. The site is accessible...

Hamster speaks!

October 19, 2012

Filed under School News, Uncategorized


Remember to vote

October 19, 2012

Filed under Activities, School News

By Sarah Park All Juniors and Seniors are reminded to vote for class officers by 3:30 today, Friday October 19. Voting is taking place in the entry way of the auditorium. Junior class officers are in responsible for working...

Run over the Rams

October 19, 2012

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

By: Hope Artillia Bowker "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened" --Dr. Seuss The Trojan football season will close out with Friday's game against the Glenwood Rams. After losing to the Cyclones in overtime l...

XC meet postponed

October 18, 2012

Filed under School News, Sports

The District cross country meet scheduled for today has been postponed. It will be held on Monday, here in Atlantic, at 3:30 p.m. The order of 3A and 1A has been switched. The revised order for Monday is as follows: 3A...

Cabrera Hits for Triple Crown

October 18, 2012

Filed under Sports

  By Scott Caslow Miguel Cabrera has hit for the Triple Crown.  This feat is only awarded to a baseball player if they lead their respective league in Batting Average, Home Runs, and RBI.  Cabrera plays for the Detro...

Letter to Editors: Principal grateful to First Church of Christ

October 18, 2012

Filed under Uncategorized

The following is a letter to editors from Principal Heather McKay. One of my favorite things about being a part of the Atlantic community is how others are willing to help those in need.  First Church of Christ, located...

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