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Painting for the future

Painting for the future

Elizabeth Garraway, Editor-In-Chief

January 19, 2018


Filed under Features

  December 12, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. the PASD art department held a Family Paint Nite fundraiser at the D.H.H. Lengel Middle School. All the materials were provided, and step-by-step instructions made the painting process easy for both kids and adults. “It was a good idea to have the Paint Nite...

Portland and the Planetarium

Portland and the Planetarium

Alec Gonzalez, Interviewer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Features, Video

A look at the 2017-2018 National Honor Society inductees

A look at the 2017-2018 National Honor Society inductees

Emma Walinsky, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

MEET THE SENIOR INDUCTEES   Michael Botto Michael is the son of Joseph and Dorothy Botto. Michael plans to attend Penn State University - University Park to major in Civil Engineering. What inspired you to pursue your intended major? "For the most part my dad. He is a civil engineer, so I've been exposed to the career and the ...

Students share first-day stories

Students share first-day stories

Kaelen McMullin, Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Features, News and Features, Quick Hits, Showcase

Three months out of school has students adjusting to their new daily and academic schedules. That and meeting up with friends they have not seen all summer can result in some comical first days back or first days of high school in general for the new freshmen. “After the morning bell rang at 7:30, I h...

Staff member receives award for decorating with pride (photo)

Staff member receives award for decorating with pride (photo)

Alexis Yoder, Staffer

June 6, 2017


Filed under Features, Quick Hits, Showcase

Mrs. Diane Schweikert won the award for the Best Decorated House that showed Tide Pride. The contest was conducted during football season in September and October and was a fundraiser sponsored by the Football Mothers Boosters. The contest was judged by the club’s leaders, and results were based on the a...

Senior meets The Walking Dead actor at Comic Con (photo)

Senior meets The Walking Dead actor at Comic Con (photo)

Abbey Kostyal, Production Editior in Chief

March 20, 2017


Filed under Features, News and Features, Showcase

People dream about one day meeting an actor from their favorite TV show. Would they be anything like their character? Is the actor nice? Do they look different in person? All of these questions were answered for senior Victoria Aragno when she met cast members from The Walking Dead at a Comic Con in New Jersey. ...

Senior receives $10,000 scholarship (photo)

Senior receives $10,000 scholarship (photo)

Samantha Disabella, Production Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2017


Filed under Features, News, News and Features

Senior Jessica Wensus recently received the $10,000 Horatio Alger National Scholarship. Wensus found out about this scholarship through Upward Bound, a club for first generation college students. “I am more than glad. Christina Slocum, Assistant Director of TRIO Upward Bound at Bloomsburg Universi...

Remembering Patty Ebling (photo)

Remembering Patty Ebling (photo)

Gillian Revenis and Elizabeth Garraway

March 3, 2017


Filed under Features, News and Features, Showcase

Patricia “Patty” Derbes Ebling passed away suddenly due to a brain aneurysm January 30. She was 54 years old. She was from Hawaii but lived in Pottsville most of her life. Mrs. Ebling was the adviser of the majorette squad for 17 years. Her son, Collin Ebling, is a junior at PAHS. Her daughter, K...

Tournament at public library hopes to smash budget cuts

Jackson Gunelson, Editor-in-Chief

February 16, 2017


Filed under Features, News and Features

February 18, I will be holding a tournament for the popular video game, Super Smash Bros. for WiiU, tentatively beginning at 12:00 p.m. I have always wanted to hold a tournament at some point, but it has always been difficult to find a proper venue. However, with some negotiating with Mr. Darren DeA...

Students take part in annual dance performance (photo)

Students take part in annual dance performance (photo)

Emma Walinsky, News and Features Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under Features, News and Features

Sugar plums, mice and the music styling of Tchaikovsky are just a few of the things seen and heard at L.A. Dance Theatre’s annual rendition of The Nutcracker. Students showcased their dancing abilities in performances December 2 and December 3 at 7:00 p.m. and December 4 at 2:00 p.m. Each show was h...

Tell-Tale Heart catches eye of public at the Pottsville Free Public Library (photo)

Tell-Tale Heart catches eye of public at the Pottsville Free Public Library (photo)

Milena Dinu, Tide Lines Staffer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Features, News and Features

  October 19, the Pottsville Free Public Library hosted a dramatic retelling of The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Ellen Poe as a fundraiser. Students in the Drama Club who performed were seniors Rachel Rubright, Abby Schroding, Jessica Wensus, Alexa Biddle, Samirah Phillip-Johnson and Kaitlynn Cifol...

Get to know Pottsville’s National Honor Society inductees

Get to know Pottsville’s National Honor Society inductees

Abbey Kostyal, Production Editor-In-Chief

November 8, 2016


Filed under Features, News and Features, Showcase

MEET THE SENIORS IN NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY Abby Shroding- Major in Pre-Chiropractic Medicine "[My favorite extracurricular activity is] Drama Club, because whenever I act or even just take part in theater, I whole-heartedly enjoy myself. I can forget any and all other worries when I am on ...

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