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Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions

Jonathan Barket, Staffer

December 1, 2019

Christmas means a lot of different things to different people. Traditions are ways that people choose celebrate the holiday every year. Sophomore Aidan Moran said that he “always watching Christmas movies.” Many students receive presents under the Christmas tree. Sophomore Raeff Dicello said...

Kutztown Meets Pottsville’s Woodwind and Brass Family

Kutztown Meets Pottsville’s Woodwind and Brass Family

Tayla Jones, Contributor

November 25, 2019

This past Monday, November 18th, 2019, some of Pottsville’s band students traveled to Kutztown University for a Woodwind and Brass Day. A majority of schools from all over the state attended this event. The students were accompanied by college professors and musicians from KU. Dr. Razey, a professor...

Who is Tayla Jones?

Who is Tayla Jones?

Josh Daubert, Contributor

November 22, 2019

It’s the end of the game and one more run wins it. The outfielders are on their heels against the fence. The last person they want to see up to bat is freshman Tayla Jones. Wait, it’s a basketball game. The score is tied. The time is running down on the clock. There are only seconds left. The...

Honoring Our Heroes Photo Gallery

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

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Honoring Our Heroes

Honoring Our Heroes

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

John S. Clarke elementary school faculty and students constructed a Hero Wall to recognize those that have served in the U.S. Armed Forces as part of their Veteran’s Day observance. Participating students were given a paper guide and were told to research information about a friend or family member...

Give It a Twirl

Give It a Twirl

Ava Jefferson, Staffer

October 25, 2019

Throw, Twirl, Catch - PAHS Majorettes! Fans who attend the PAHS Football games on a Friday night see these girls performing with the band in their “peppermint” uniforms. Majorettes have been performing in Pottsville since the 1950’s and the swirl has been a tradition since that time.      ...

PAHS Royalty

PAHS Royalty

Alex Maley, Staffer

October 11, 2019

During the football game on October 4, 2019, Mr. Michael Keiner said, “This year the 2019 Homecoming winners are Madison Dalton and Owen Golden”. The stadium exploded in excitement when the winners were announced and many students were very happy to see Dalton and Golden win.  For most stude...

Suicide Prevention: You Can Be The Change

Suicide Prevention: You Can Be The Change

Samantha Woodford, Staffer

October 8, 2019

          The walls are caving in. You cannot escape your own mind. Sadly, many students experience this feeling at one point in their lives. Everyone is unique, and each individual approaches situations differently. According to the American Association for Suicidology “1.1 million suic...

A Simple Way to Make a Difference

A Simple Way to Make a Difference

Samantha Woodford, Staffer

September 27, 2019

“In 2017, an estimated 2.3 million adolescents ages 12 to 17 in the United States have had at least one depressive episode,” according nimh.nih.org. This problem is overwhelming in schools and there needs to be a solution. But could one sticker decrease those numbers? The “Have a Nice Day” program has...

Time to get Involved!

Time to get Involved!

Alex Maley, Staffer

September 25, 2019

It’s 7:54. Assembly bell schedule. All of a sudden most of the other students in homeroom have disappeared. Where did they go? Club meetings of course! Many of the interesting and diverse clubs at PAHS meet during homeroom periods. Pottsville offers over 20 clubs to join and participate in, and many s...

Juuling and Vaping: Monkey See Monkey Do

Juuling and Vaping: Monkey See Monkey Do

Samantha Woodford, Staffer

September 20, 2019

One hit, that’s all it takes. The nicotine raises your blood pressure and spikes your adrenaline. This increases your heart rate and the chance of you having a heart attack. Between the years 2011 through 2017, the use of e-cigarette increased significantly; especially among middle school and high schoo...

Life’s a Ride for John

Life’s a Ride for John

Greta Snukis, Editor in Chief

September 19, 2019

Did you ever have a passion to do something great for a cause? If you don’t, John Matulevich sure did and nothing stopped him from doing so. He grabbed his bicycle, took it to the road, and started his journey across the United States. Matulevich began his adventure on August 24, 2019 in San Francis...

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