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The Revolution

Knot paying attention in school?

Juniors Mattie Wiseman and Emma Kim make friendship bracelets in their English class. Wiseman has made five bracelets so far this year.

Maddy White, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2017

Have you noticed a growing number of people making friendship bracelets at AHS? More and more people have taken up the hobby and are using it to concentrate during class. “It gives me something to do with my hands so I can focus. Sometimes it’s hard to focus in class, and it’s better than doodling,”...

Dual Enrollment vs. AP

June 2, 2017

“Should I take Dual Enrollment or AP” is a common question asked by juniors and seniors when choosing classes, but what really is the difference between to two courses? Both AP and Dual Enrollment classes serve as a way for students to earn college credits before graduating from high school. The...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Jake Elliott, Staff reporter

May 5, 2017

There are NO spoilers ahead, if you haven’t seen the movie feel free to read.   Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 did not disappoint. The brilliant mix of comedy and action made the movie hard to look away from for even a second. I especially loved how they balanced the screen time between...

Fire & Ice Mock Draft

Jake Elliott and Grayson Heflin

April 26, 2017

We’re back with the Fire and Ice Mock Draft. In this segment we will debate on who we think will be drafted where on Thursday night. Will the Browns go with Myles Garrett? Or surprise us all with someone of the likes of Mitch Trubisky? Please leave your thoughts below, and let us know what you think ...

The Unicorn Frappuccino is not all rainbows and sprinkles

Annika Morton, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2017

Today is the last day to try the new Starbucks drink everyone is going crazy over. The “Unicorn Frappuccino” is the newest addition to the unicorn craze, anywhere from makeup to different types of food. Starting April 19, the new drink is very colorful and has multiple flavors. The first ...

The State Champs are ready to repeat

Keeper Thomas Leckrone (1) directs the defense against Mountain View on March 23. Albemarle lost 3-4.

Ryleigh Katstra, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017

The boys’ soccer team is looking for a return to States, despite losing 11 seniors from last year. They went 21-1 for the 2016 season and won the regular season title for the Jefferson District, the Conference 16 championship, the 5A North Region championship, and the 5A State championship. This...

Girls’ lacrosse attacking the upcoming season

Olivia Hall, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017

Losing in the final four of States, two years in a row has only made the girls’ lacrosse team more ready for the upcoming season. Finals taught the players and the coaches that you need to keep your head in the game no matter what is happening.  A delay in the middle of their June 7th final gam...

Fire and Ice March Madness predictions

Jake Elliott and Grayson Heflin

March 17, 2017

Jake (Fire): Annnnnnd we’re back! March Madness has returned, and bracket season is officially upon us. Personally, this is one of my favorite times of the year, as it is Grayson’s (Ice) also. I’ll get right into analyzing my bracket.   The biggest upset I have is Florida Gulf Coast defeating Florida...

What’s in my makeup bag?

What's in my makeup bag?

Kyla Schott, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2017

Cosmetics labels use big words, such as Octinoxate, Cyclopentasiloxane, and Mica in their ingredients. Most students do not have an advanced degree in chemistry to understand what these ingredients are, so here is more information on some common ingredients and the problems that they can cause. Glossary Cetyl ...

The most wonderful time of year at AHS

Annika Morton, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2017

Building snowmen, making snow angels, and ice skating. Winter is a time of diversity and fun. Here are some students from AHS and what they do during this season. Heather Mack-Senior -Go to Disney World -Build a snowman -Watch Elf -Drink hot cocoa -Hang out with friends in the snow ...

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