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Bands!

Bands!

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

   The Pottsville Area High School provides many opportunities for musically gifted students to develop their talents with other students. There are even some groups run by outside organizations that students can participate in. Whether they’re a brass, wind, string or percussion player, every stu...

AID Makes a Difference

AID Makes a Difference

Alexis Yoder, Editor-In-Chief

February 11, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

Have you ever been asked to buy a balloon in October or a flower in February? These are just a few parts of the many fundraisers Alpha Iota Delta, better known as AID, carries out during each school year. The club is made up of female students from each grade and is advised by English teacher Miss Meredit...

What’s Aletheia Club?

What’s Aletheia Club?

Justin Lescavage, Staffer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features

Aletheia Club’s mission is to help students learn more about God and help each other with their relationships with Him. The club gives students the opportunity to share their Christian faith with each other in the school setting. You may be thinking “I thought schools aren’t allowed to promote rel...

Keep Calm and Derby On

Keep Calm and Derby On

Alexis Yoder, Editor-In-Chief

January 23, 2019


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A demolition derby is defined as a contest in which skilled drivers ram old cars into one another until only one car remains running. It becomes very destructive, which is senior Noah Brittenburg’s favorite part about demolition derby racing. “You basically try and kill the other team’s engine. It’s ...

A Pretty Icy Topic

A Pretty Icy Topic

Greta Snukis, Staffer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Features

  Ever since I was young, I’ve always had a love for figure skating. The thought of flying on the ice after landing an amazing jump or doing a very difficult spin intrigued me. I admired the competitive aspect of skating and how the competitors put up a fight until the end of their program. It ...

Get to Know Our 2018 Winter Carnival Candidates

Get to Know Our 2018 Winter Carnival Candidates

Greta Snukis, Staffer

January 4, 2019


Filed under Features

Every year, Pottsville Area High School students elect three junior girls to represent the school at the local Winter Carnival Pageant. Read on to learn more about the ladies representing us. Madison Dalton Who or what inspired you to run for Snowflake Princess? Why? “No one in particular t...

The Legacy of George H. W. Bush

The Legacy of George H. W. Bush

Milena Dinu, Staffer

January 4, 2019


Filed under Features

When one hears the name George H. W. Bush, what does one think of? Perhaps an esteemed hero of World War II, a former president who embodied the very definition of leadership, maybe even a father and grandfather with a heart of gold, or if looking at the simplest of things - a good man.   “W...

Students Take on Black Friday

Students Take on Black Friday

Greta Snukis, Staffer

December 5, 2018


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When did you go Christmas shopping? Following Thanksgiving, students skipped sleeping in to go Black Friday shopping. They traveled to the Hershey Outlets & King of Prussia for Black Friday. Sophomore Elizabeth Fessler said, “I went to the Hershey Outlets. I went to Rue 21, Vera Bradley, Bath...

Hot or Cold?

Hot or Cold?

Greta Snukis, Staffer

November 30, 2018


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Having trouble with what to wear ? According to students and staff members at Pottsville Area High School, the classrooms never seem to have a stable temperature. It is always too hot or freezing cold. There is never a solid, temperate climate. Teachers and students answered questions about the fluctuating t...

Meet the 2018-2019 National Honor Society Inductees

Meet the 2018-2019 National Honor Society Inductees

Alexis Yoder, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

SENIOR INDUCTEES   Alexa Cesari Alexa hopes to attend Lehigh University and major in biomedical engineering. What inspired you to pursue your intended major? "I wanted to find a career that had both math and science, but also finding something that was involved with medicine where I ...

Walmart Closing?

Walmart Closing?

Greta Snukis, Staffer

October 11, 2018


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According to channel24news.com, “The Walmart in Saint Clair says it will be closing doors in late December after the seasonal shopping. Walmart officials stated that the store will be forced to close due to severe sinking in the north east corner. Officials say that the store sank 1.5 inches in th...

What is the Emerging Health Professionals program?

What is the Emerging Health Professionals program?

Alexis Yoder and Christina Cook

October 10, 2018


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Recently, a new partnership between the Schuylkill Technology Center (STC), Penn State Schuylkill, Blue Mountain Health System, and Schuylkill Health created a new dual enrollment program called the Emerging Health Professionals. It combines interactive college-level classroom learning with observing real li...

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