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Speech Team Returns to ALHS

Speech Team Returns to ALHS

Aliyah Verness, Feature Editor

December 15, 2017


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Speech Team is a new club that recently formed at Albert Lea High School. The advisors of the team are counselor, Sarah Fischer,  and Thomas Delano, an E. ALHS used to have a speech team, but ended due to a lack of interest. “I spoke to several students and staff and when I found that there was en...

Students Donate to Local Program

Students Donate to Local Program

Brenda De Rosas, Editor

December 15, 2017


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During the month of November science teacher, Ken Fiscus, organized a food drive to help those in need. Food was collected by the Student Council every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Collection ended in Wednesday Nov. 29 but students were still bringing in food until it was loaded by the Robotics Team...

Club and Activities Photo Day Schedule

November 22, 2017


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Club Picture Schedule   1st hour 8:10: Chess Club 8:20: Humanities Club 8:30: Robotics 8:40: Marvel Club  2nd hour 9:00: TigerVision 9:10: Key Club 9:25: 9:35: Otaku Club 9:45: Spanish Club 3rd hour 9:55: Marching Band 10:10: National Honor Society 10:25: Jazz Band 10:40: FFA ...

NHS Increases Members

Morgan Bjorklund, Entertainment Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Issue 3, News

On Nov. 13 National Honor Society inducted around 50 new students into the organization. National Honor Society, or NHS, is a selected group of students with academic excellence who work together in the community and school to make it a better place through their acts of service and volunteering. The...

Seniors Plan for College

Seniors Plan for College

Brenda De Rosas, Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Issue 3, News

Crumbs for College was created by the Albert Lea High Schools counselors to help seniors with college planning. Counselors were available during all lunches in D200 to help with FAFSA, college applications and use of Naviance for transcript request forms. The class of 2016 was given a survey in which...

Juniors Attend Career Day

Juniors Attend Career Day

Aliyah Verness, Feature Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Issue 3, News

On October 25, juniors had the opportunity to attend a career day held at the Riverland Community College in Austin. Students had the chance to meet representatives from numerous colleges, check out some classes that are offered on campus and participate in games offered at each station. Chelsie Hinrichs,...

Hope for Houston

Hope for Houston

Haley DeSart, Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Issue 2, News

In the wake of massive devastation in Texas by hurricane Harvey, which caused catastrophic flooding and stripped millions of people of their livelihoods, there is an outpouring of sympathy and aid for the victims of Harvey across the country. A group of 8th grade student volunteers at Albert Lea High...

Schedule Changed

Morgan Bjorkland, Entertainment Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Issue 2, News

Albert Lea High School has recently made the change from the 20 minute late start on Wednesday to starting at 8 a.m. each day. It was changed to benefit both students and staff members. It now gives the teachers the prep time that they need before first hour to prepare for class. There was also some...

Nine Inducted to Wall of Inspiration

Nine Inducted to Wall of Inspiration

Kylie Brown

May 3, 2017


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The Wall of Inspiration honors those who are giving, passionate and selfless. It was started in 2004 after Josh Kuphal, who had Spina Bifida, passed away. Kuphal’s family wanted a place to honor their son and others who also inspire their community. Nominations are made anonymous and are open to the...

Trump Revokes Title IX Protections

Trump Revokes Title IX Protections

Alec Wendelboe and Emily Wangen

May 3, 2017


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Under new leadership of President Donald Trump, changes in legislations involving the transgender community have been in the works. President Trump and his administration have withdrawn federal protection for transgender students under Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972 which states schools...

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