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Former Ambassador and Terrorist Attack Survivor to Visit AHS

Former Ambassador and Terrorist Attack Survivor to Visit AHS

Dijion Harris, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

A former U.S. Ambassador who survived a terrorist attack to her embassy is speaking at AHS on Friday. Prudence Bushnell was the U.S. Ambassador to Kenya when Al-Qaeda attacked the embassy in 1998. For her work after the bombing, Bushnell was featured in Vanity Fair in 1998 for the Hall of Fame and...

Opening of the New Skate Park

Opening of the New Skate Park

Landen Stephens, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The new Charlottesville Skate Park opened this past Saturday, March 2.The park is complete with three separate areas with varying degree of difficulties, including a section for beginners, an intermediate level, and then a section for more advanced tricks, complete with bowls and banks. With a $2.4 mi...

Walking Tall

Walking Tall

Delaney White, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

50’s Women Trends

50’s Women Trends

Regan Pedersen, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

Through the years, there are shifts in cultural ideals as well as different movements that shape society. Styles change in order to keep up with the changing world. This series identifies exactly how past fashions have influenced our modern day style.   The 1950’s was a period of time revolving ...

Drake’s Blast From the Past

Drake’s Blast From the Past

February 22, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Drake fans get excited, because what was once old is now new. So Far So Gone, the Canadian artist’s 2009 mixtape, was released at midnight on Feb. 15 on all major streaming platforms for the first time. This move gives reprieve to those who have spent time finding the songs on SoundCloud or YouTube...

Working Together: A Brief Look Inside the Peer Tutoring Center

Working Together: A Brief Look Inside the Peer Tutoring Center

Josh Ewing, Staff reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

While it started out as a writing center, the Peer Tutoring Center has evolved into a fully-fledged program with over a hundred members. The Peer Tutoring Center, located in room 88, is a place to go if you need help studying, completing your homework, working on an assignment, or anything in bet...

We’ve All Been Hair

We’ve All Been Hair

Libby Robertson, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

  Are you tired of the same hairstyle you’ve had for a year, or not being able to do anything with your hair? Don’t be afraid to switch up your style with these 2019 hair trends. You can change your style of clothing, your makeup style, and even your body but all of those take time and c...

The violent Delights; The Punisher review

The violent Delights; The Punisher review

Gabe Goncalves, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

If you're looking for a new Netflix show to start, Season 2 for The Punisher just came out. This particular show contains more action than other Marvel tv shows. The Punisher is a violent but interesting tv. The main character is Frank Castle. Frank is an ex-marine whose family is killed right in front of him. Fr...

Player Profile: Wrestler Senior Donovan Berry

Player Profile: Wrestler Senior Donovan Berry

Dijion Harris, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Senior Donovan Berry is one of Albemarle’s top wrestlers.    Berry confidently says he loves wrestling because, ‘’It’s no excuses if you win or lose because it’s only you out there and it means that you have something to prove to everybody and yourself.’’   Berry started wrestlin...

No Wires Doesn’t Mean No Decency

No Wires Doesn’t Mean No Decency

Brian Teweles

February 7, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

For years, the headphones debate has raged on. Since the early 2010s, with the inception and subsequent popularization of Beats headphones, the battle between those with regular headphones and ones who sported pairs that had legendary rapper Dr. Dre’s seal of approval has been fiery. However in the ...

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