• The Christmas Parade

    The Christmas Parade

    Kaitlyn Rowe

    December 20, 2016

    It might seem like taking your horse, or in my case, pony, in the annual christmas parade would be easy, but let me tell you why you're wrong. I started getting the ponies and costumes ready days before the parade. Not to mention, pulling the ponies out of the back winter paddock nearly a week early... READ MORE »»

    Kaitlyn Rowe and Allyson Shots walk the ponies in the parade. Cloudy can be seen on the far left with Thunder on the right.

    Holly Watson

  • That’s a Wrap

    That’s a Wrap

    Rebecca Harris

    December 19, 2016

    With the festive holiday known as Christmas rapidly approaching, gifts have been coming into the homes of Ava in abundances. People are continuing searching for the best gifts for their friends and family, spending loads of time in stores and surfing the web. However, once those gifts do arrive, they... READ MORE »»

    Anchor Club members working together to wrap presents for Christmas.

    Sarah Sacco

  • ACT Study Tips

    ACT Study Tips

    Hunter Watson

    December 19, 2016

    Every year the ACT comes around and test takers are baffled by how to maintain a good test taking mindset. Here are a few tips on how to stay calm and focus on the task at hand! For all you students taking the test Saturday, good luck! Get a good night’s rest the night before Eat a good breakfast... READ MORE »»

    Mindfish.com

  • Black Friday, Is It Safe?

    Black Friday, Is It Safe?

    Kaitlyn Rowe

    December 6, 2016

    "Welcome to America where we trample each other to buy new things exactly a day after being thankful for what we already have." Seriously. Do you know how many people get killed every year during Black Friday shopping? Neither do I, but it's a lot. Just this year four people have been injured and tw... READ MORE »»

    People will line up around the block for a good sale.

  • Miss Merry Christmas

    Miss Merry Christmas

    Katie Boergert

    December 6, 2016

    Twas the night before the pageant and all throughout the stage, not a girl was focused, because their dress was all the rage. The lines were rehearsed with ease, and a girl had to stifle a sneeze. This year’s annual Miss Merry Christmas Pageant is upon us. The pageant this year is December 4th at 2pm... READ MORE »»

    The 2016 Miss Merry Christmas Contestants

A Tragedy in China

A Tragedy in China

Ryan McFarlin

On December 4th, 2016, there was an explosion in Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia in a coal mine. There was believed to be 181 workers, but at least 32 of the workers were killed in the explosion. The explosion was supposedly ca...  Read More »

Dec 22 • No Comments

DAPL Access Denied

DAPL Access Denied

Hunter Watson

For months now, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has been battling against the Dakota Access Pipeline, which they dubbed “the black snake.” The peaceful protestors, also called the Water Protectors, have been living at Standing Ro...  Read More »

Dec 19 • No Comments

Weather Worries

Weather Worries

Hunter Watson

As you may have noticed, the weather has been unseasonably warm this year. Here in Ava, we’ve had averages of up to 80 degrees in September, and even October! People are taking notice of the warmer weather, and most pe...  Read More »

Dec 5 • No Comments

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District Band Victories

District Band Victories

Hunter Watson

On Tuesday, November 1st, the Ava Pride Band traveled to Marshfield to audition for District Band. Nine students qualified for State band in December, more than the Saccos have ever had qualify before. This year also brought ...  Read More »

Nov 30 • No Comments

Band Competition Recap

Band Competition Recap

November 2, 2016

SCA Choir Adventures

SCA Choir Adventures

November 2, 2016

Sounds Lovely

Sounds Lovely

February 17, 2016

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Those Who Help

Those Who Help

Rebecca Harris

At Ava High School, one of our main purposes is to help those who need it. Counselors and teachers all work towards providing students with the help they need to succeed in life. The A+ program is an e...  Read More »

Dec 6 • No Comments

A Congregation of Creativity

A Congregation of Creativity

December 1, 2016

Glow Dance

Glow Dance

December 1, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron Review

Destiny: Rise of Iron Review

November 30, 2016

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