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Eagles Football Set for Homecoming–and First Game on New Turf

Zack Cane, Sports Editor

October 30, 2013

Filed under Community, Featured Sports Story Carousel, News, Showcase, Sports

It’s that time of year again. The weather is getting colder, the end of the football season is on the horizon, and students from every grade are wearing their class colors in the name of school spirit. The school is buzzing...

What Does it Mean to Be Happy?

Anthony Maszkiewicz, A&E Editor

October 29, 2013

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

“It was right then that I started thinking about Thomas Jefferson on the Declaration of Independence and the part about our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. And I remember thinking how did he know to put...

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...

Homecoming Fashion Tips: Girls

Sierra Ruedi

October 25, 2013

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Still trying to figure out what dress to wear for homecoming? When it comes down to color, style, and accessories, here are some of the hottest trends this year for 2013 homecoming: 1. High low dresses 2. Classic short dresses 3. Peacock feathers and jeweled brooches ...

Homecoming Fashion Tips: Guys

Brandon Jones, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2013

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The homecoming dance and prom are the two most memorable dances in anyone’s high school experience. Wouldn’t you want to dress appropriately for the occasion and make a statement? For girls, their dresses are all creatively...

The Eagle Eye: Obamacare and You

Zack Cane

October 16, 2013

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Showcase

There’s been a lot of talk about “Obamacare” and the effects it will have on the United States, but what really is this bill and what does it mean for you?  Well, in short, Obamacare (Officially titled: The Affordable...

Thoughts on Senior Year

Alexis Tyler, Editor-in-Chief

October 8, 2013

Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

How do we count the days as we mature? As a child did we count the days by the sugary bowls of cereal we had each morning. Did we count the weeks by the Saturday morning cartoons? Or did we measure the years by each birthd...

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...

Brand’s Blockbusters: Insidious 2

Zach Brand

September 26, 2013

Filed under A&E, News, Showcase

In this column, Zach Brand reviews movies that recently hit the theaters. Up this week is Insidious 2. The horrors experienced many years ago in the Lambert Residence, 1986, still plague the Lambert family today in this terrif...

Adirondack Chairs for Sale by Tech Design Class

Brandon Jones, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2013

Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Both Mr. Price and his tech design students are coming up with ideas for something big. Literally! Mr. Price and his students are building Adirondack chairs that are for sale for anyone that is interested. The price for a chair...

9/11, In My Eyes

Alexis Tyler

September 11, 2013

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

8:46 is when the first plane hit. At 8:46, as a nation, we cried, shared grief, and wallowed in questions that couldn't be answered. But at 8:46, we realized that as a nation we can never fall. We are too strong and patriotic...

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...

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