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Face to Face: Students Weigh in on Pumpkin Spice

Haley DeSart, Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Issue 2, Opinion

It’s fall and that means three things: back to school, UGG boots (or whatever else is in fashion this year) and pumpkin spice. The very bane of my existence because not only does it contain no pumpkin at all, it excites the masses into a malt dextrin infused coffee craze for months on end until the...

Staff Editorial Natural Disasters

Staff Editorial Natural Disasters

October 13, 2017


Filed under Issue 2, Opinion

The United States in a period of natural devastation from hurricane Harvey in Texas, Irma in Florida and Maria coming from Puerto Rico. The villainous fires scorching Oregon and Washington but the United States is not the only place where natural disasters are striking. India is drowning under monsoon...

Staff Editorial: Welcome Back ALHS

September 6, 2017


Filed under Issue 1, Opinion

Welcome back to school students and staff! It’s nice to see all the familiar faces again as well as all of the new faces we’ve gained this year.  We hope everyone had a great summer but now it’s time to get back into the swing of things. Hopefully everyone was able to find their classes and get...

Staff Editorial: Balanced Calendar

May 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Well, it has almost been a year with new school calendar we’ve adopted. Now it is time to reflect on the successes and struggles of the modified calendar. We think that the 2016-17 calendar worked well, but needed to have a few snow days pre-placed into our calendar and not just placed at the end....

Face to Face: Prom

March 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Face to Face: Valentine’s Day

Face to Face: Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Have Mercy on Me

Jasmine Becker

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Senior year is half over, so far it has been the best and the worst year of my life. Being a senior has changed nearly every opinion of myself, others and daily life. On the downside, I’m stressed, tired, exhausted, and broke. It seems that every new thing piled on my plate is another blow to the...

Letters to the Editor: February

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Social Anxiety Disorder Dear Editor, Social Anxiety Disorder affects about 15 million people in America and this develops around the age of 13. This disorder often is looked over. Having participation making up a strong part of student grades is not okay. Teens who suffer from this have an incredibly...

Staff Editorial: Growing Up

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The older we get, the more complicated things become. As a group of mainly juniors and seniors, we the staff of The Ahlahasa are feeling these complications. We think back to days where we were careless. We could eat as much junk food and not worry about the consequences, (except for the massive gut...

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