8th Graders are Introduced to More and Bigger Opportunities

Ethan Shellito – Reporter Coming to an AL high school near you in the fall of 2018, new freshmen! Recently 8th graders from Kirn visited AL to see the school they will be attending in the fall. The new students will be open to a whole new variety of classes and clubs next year. When […]

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In Memory of Stephen Hawking

Christina Beck, Managing Editor Stephen Hawking. He was the man who proposed the world would come to an end since it once had a beginning; the man who determined that black holes are not, in fact, completely silent but rather emit radiation. He is the one that stated that if humans wished to continue living, […]

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Eighth Grade Night Promo

Christina Beck, Managing Editor As we’re reaching towards the end of the second trimester seniors are getting closer and closer towards their graduation. On the other hand: as seniors leave, new freshmen will be coming in. It can be intimidating for new incoming freshmen since they’re moving from their middle school into an even bigger […]

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Mayor Primaries

Jonathyn Stiverson and Ethan Shellito On Oct. 10, Council Bluffs held a primary election between three candidates running for mayor of Council Bluffs. No, this does not mean there’s a new mayor yet. The primary election is how they narrow down to only two candidates for the general election on Nov. 7. In the primary […]

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FAFSA

Kylee Short Co-Editor in Chief   The Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA) opened on October 1, 2017. The FAFSA provides many families pell grants to attend college. Seniors are being asked to fill out the FAFSA currently so they don’t struggle, as much, with the cost of college. Every senior should be applying for […]

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First Day of School Reactions

Aidan Morgan and Jonathyn Stiverson The first day of school for students can be stressful.  After a long summer, returning to school can be a sudden change. Especially for freshmen, adjusting to the new atmosphere can be a task of varying difficulty. The viewpoints of the first day differ from freshman to seniors.  The freshmen […]

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