Category: Features

Reckless driving real problem for teens

Reckless and distracted driving is the leading cause of death among teenagers ages 16-19. You may think that it’s not going to happen to you or that you’re the safest driver in the world, but recent events at the school prove that none of us are invincible. According to nhtsa.org,  3,477 people died in 2015

Elder earns professional bowler status

Senior Stephen Elder has earned PBA professional bowler status. This status allows him to compete in PBA bowling competitions. He began bowling at the age of four and has been working towards earning this status for 14 years. His parents also bowl and encourage his bowling hobby. Elder highest scores are a 290 in League,

Seniors prepare for year’s end

The third marking period has begun and half of the school year is now over. To start closing out the end of the year, there are some dates and deadlines of which seniors shoudl be aware. Seniors Spirit week is a way for 12th grade students to express some school spirit during their final year

Disney to Release Sequels to Favorites

Disney has made some of the most iconic movies in history. Recently, Disney has announced the sequels to some of these best movies from their Pixar animation studios. Movies like Cars 3, and Finding Dory are just the start. Disney still has more in store for moviegoers over the next few years. Coming in the

Aevidum creates positive community

Aevidum is a club that strives to create a community that makes students feel comfortable. There are no officers and most of the decisions or ideas  come from the students themselves. It just assisted in the Ed Gerety presentation for the community. The students involved in the club also met with students involved with a

Spectrum Club joins school organizations

A new club has been added to the collection of different clubs offered at AAHS. It is a support group for the LGBT+ community and its supporters. This club is called Spectrum. Senior Dustin Jones, the creator and student adviser of Spectrum club, first came to AAHS at the beginning of last school year. “When

TeenNick shows bring fond memories

As a kid there is one thing you love to do: watch TV. Nickelodeon continues to be one of the top kids TV networks. And there are a ton of classics to come out of the era of 2000-2010. From Jimmy Neutron to Drake and Josh, the list is endless. With most of the classics

Fall full of fun festivities

Autumn began Sept. 22 and it is in full swing. It’s the season of pumpkin spice and everything nice, the season of giving. The few months of this crisp season is packed full of activities and family gatherings. It can be difficult to fit everything you want to do within a short amount of time

Neely promoted to head principal

Andrew Neely has been promoted to principal, replacing Patty Burlingame who is now an assistant superintendent. When Neely began teaching he knew that he wanted to one day move into a leadership role. He first became an assistant principal. Neely attended Hollidaysburg Area High School and Penn State University. He also spent time in the