Erin Tillery
February 13, 2015
Filed under Student Life

Do you have what it takes to take a perfect selfie? We already know you do, because everyone does! There are some specific steps you have to take to achieve the best selfie. Let’s start off with where you are going to take your picture. Location and background are very important. And, the lighting... Read more »

The Struggle of Getting Denied to College

Erin Tillery
February 13, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Student Life

I am currently a senior that will be graduating on June 2, which is only four months away. I’ve only applied to two colleges and as of right now I have only heard back from one. That was North Carolina Agricultural Technical State University. Unfortunately, I did not get accepted because my GPA... Read more »

AHS Teacher Holiday Brunch

Erin Tillery and Mark Holloway
December 22, 2014
Filed under News

On Monday, December 22, the Aberdeen High School Student Government Association hosted a brunch for teachers and staff to show appreciation. The Holiday Feast took place in the media center. Students who take the advanced foods class offered their services to help out by catering the food. There... Read more »

Is Kylie Jenner Dating Tyga?

Erin Tillery
December 18, 2014
Filed under A&E

Kylie Jenner is now dating the rapper Tyga. Some might say that it’s very inappropriate that a 17-year-old and a 23-year-old are dating, but  it’s a very real trend in the new generation. Many people think that  being three or four years apart isn’t really a big gap nowadays. Also, what’s... Read more »

Our Experience at the White House: AHS Students Attend “The Stars and Stripes Forever” Music in the Military Event

Mark Holloway and Erin Tillery
November 16, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

From Mark Holloway: On November 6, I got to experience something that many people don’t get the chance to experience. I was able to see First Lady Michelle Obama and walk the floors of the East Wing. I'll never forget this experience. Myself and... Read more »

Erin and Mark: Weekly Videos Coming Soon!

Mark Holloway and Erin Tillery
October 30, 2014
Filed under A&E, Community, Student Life

To the student body of AHS: Mark Holloway and Erin Tillery will be doing videos for our newspaper. The videos will be focused on anything and everything Aberdeen. Topics for the videos will be generated by YOU! If you have any problems or topics you would like us to touch on in our videos, feel... Read more »

Class of 2015 Class Election Candidate Info

Anthony Maszkiewicz and Erin Tillery
May 23, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

As the end of the 2013-2014 school year approaches, AHS juniors are preparing to become seniors. This means that class elections for the Class of 2015 officers are fast approaching! Below is a rundown of the candidates running for class office. Juniors, be informed and be ready to vote! CLASS... Read more »

Author Review: Earl Sewell

Erin Tillery
April 16, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Student Life

For the past couple of weeks, I have been reading two books by Earl Sewell. They were called “If I Were Your Boyfriend” and “Lesson Learned”. I would have to say, out of all the books I have read, these two were the most related to a young girl’s life. Earl Sewell is from Chicago, Illinois.... Read more »

You Are Not Alone

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
March 10, 2014
Filed under News, Opinion

Has something ever happened to you that made you feel like you’re the only human on this planet? Everyone goes through things, and no one can really help you but yourself. Personally, I have gone through things that actually gave me an “internal pain." Physically, I wasn't hurt; however, the event... Read more »

What Do You Get “Bae” for Your Special Day?

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
February 20, 2014
Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

In my opinion, the time you and your significant other have been together should determine what and what not to get them. Occasions such as anniversaries, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and birthdays, are all holidays that you have to get a present for your lover, if it’s big or small. Not only does... Read more »

Erin’s “Hair-Raising” Experience

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
January 12, 2014
Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

Hair is something all females can relate to each other about, regardless of our differences. When talking about hair extensions--for all races--the possibilities are endless. Virgin hair is really popular in this point in time. Different virgin hair types would be Brazilian, Peruvian, Malaysian,... Read more »

Black Friday Craziness (and Deals)

Erin Tillery and Anthony Maszkiewicz
November 28, 2013
Filed under Community, News

Black Friday Craziness Black Friday is a day the whole USA goes shopping. Basically, all stores will have VERY big sales. There will be lines wrapped around the buildings, so I’d say that everyone should leave their houses around 4 a.m. if you’re planning to head out during the day on Friday instead... Read more »

Erin’s Review: “Anatomy of a Single Girl”

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
November 20, 2013
Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

Breaking up with your first boyfriend is always tough—but it’s even tougher when you’re a first-year, pre-med college student away from home!  In “Anatomy of a Single Girl,” Dominique Baylor is a college student who has just finished her freshman year at Tulane University. She had just... Read more »

AHS Students Show Their Style in 2013

Erin Tillery and Anthony Maszkiewicz
October 29, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Every student is different in their own way, but we all can relate in some way—our fashion! Students at AHS might hang out in different groups, but many students shop at the same stores to find clothes, shoes, and accessories that express who they are. Popular shoes such as Jordans, Vans, Adidas,... Read more »

Little Eagles Preschool Now Enrolling 3-4 Year Olds

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
October 10, 2013
Filed under Community, News

Little Eagles Preschool, which is located right here at Aberdeen High School, is currently enrolling three and four year olds in their preschool program. The program is designed to provide socialization for children, while fostering their emotional, physical, and intelligent growth. This also gives AHS... Read more »

What Social Media Network is Popping?

Erin Tillery, Social Media Editor
October 7, 2013
Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Social networks rule our world! No matter what age you are, everyone uses social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and even MySpace. In high school, social networks go in and out of style. Popular networks right now are Instagram and Twitter. Instagram is a network where you can share... Read more »

2013 AHS Fall Sports Preview

Malik Amos, Sierra Ruedi, Zach Brand, Zack Cane, Brittany DiMauro, Brandon Jones, Erin Tillery, Anthony Maszkiewicz, and Alexis Tyler
September 20, 2013
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, News, Sports

After interviewing both varsity and junior varsity head coaches, the Blue and Gold staff is excited to bring you the first annual 2013 AHS Fall Sports Preview!   VARSITY GIRLS SOCCER HEAD COACH: Tara Larkin EXPERIENCE AT AHS: Tara Larkin, 2nd year; Sonya... Read more »

A Little Bit About New Assistant Principal, Mr. Al Johnson

Erin Tillery and Anthony Maszkiewicz
September 8, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On Friday, the Blue and Gold had a short interview with new assistant principal, Mr. Al Johnson. This year, he took the position of being assistant principal for the school year of 2013-2014. Mr. Johnson started his career at Aberdeen High School during the 2012-2013 school year, as an integrated... Read more »