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Do people’s parents influence their political beliefs?

Do people’s parents influence their political beliefs?

Blessyn Marcelle, Staffer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, The Buzz

Whether they like it or not, children usually mimic the behaviors of their parents. David Hannum, Spanish teacher, has similar beliefs. “Even as a teen, kids are listening to everything their parents say. It does not mean that they are feeble-minded. It’s like that with everyone; we listen to wha...

Students Take on Black Friday

Students Take on Black Friday

Greta Snukis, Staffer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

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...

Detective Pikachu Trailer Review

Detective Pikachu Trailer Review

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, The Buzz

  Warner Bros. released the trailer for Detective Pikachu on November 12, and it’s taken the internet by storm. The trailer on YouTube already has over 49 millions views. That could mean that it was watched by almost 50 million people (or, fewer than 50 people have been watching the trailer on rep...

Hot or Cold?

Hot or Cold?

Greta Snukis, Staffer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

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 ...

Student Council Prepares for Penny-a-Week and Christmas Prom

Student Council Prepares for Penny-a-Week and Christmas Prom

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Student Council is a club involved with major events going on around the school. Senior Gary Chen, President of Student Council, said “Student Council has two main projects: Penny-a-Week and Christmas Prom. For about 10 weeks, members ask their homerooms for donations, and with that money, we b...

Tide Talk S3 E3 – Food Truck Festival

Tide Talk S3 E3 – Food Truck Festival

Stephen Horvath, Video Production Adviser

November 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, TideTV, Video

In this episode of Tide Talk, Dr Zwiebel talks with Jill Chiccini and Lara Swartz about the Food Truck Festival on November 12th that benefits the high school PBIS program. A video for the Wells Fargo Signature Day of Caring and an interview with Principal Tiffany Hummel.

Wells Fargo Signature Day of Caring

Wells Fargo Signature Day of Caring

Amanda Charowsky, Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, TideTV, Video

It takes a team to get something done.   On a cloudy Saturday in early October, that team was made up of over one-hundred volunteers from Pottsville Area School District and Wells Fargo, as well as members of the community. Their goal was to dismantle the old playground in John S. Clarke’s b...

The Crowning of the Homecoming Court

The Crowning of the Homecoming Court

Aidan Moran and Alexis Yoder

November 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Friday, October 12, the 2018 Homecoming Court was crowned at halftime of the varsity football game. Seniors Samantha Day and Bernie Guzick won the titles of queen and king, and they were crowned by the 2017 winners, Marielle Przywara and Max Kelly. ...

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