The A-Blast

Students root for Nats in World Series

Rylie Zimmerman, Sports X-tra Editor

October 22, 2019

On Oct. 15, the Washington Nationals advanced to the World Series for the first time in franchise history. This was achieved after they swept the St. Louis Cardinals in a seven-game series in the NLCS (National League Championship...

How many schools should you apply to?

Frances Montevilla, In-Depth Editor

October 22, 2019

Life as a high school senior is stressful enough, but when you add college applications on top of it, the well being of students can take a heavy toll. Yet, many have taken on the challenge of applying to a questionable amount...

College Athletes to get paid

Jane Elkins, Editorials Editor

October 22, 2019

On Sept. 30, California Gov. Gavin Newsom passed new legislation called the “Fair Pay to Play Act” that will challenge the way that the NCAA has always run its program. Since the introduction of the NCAA, their rules have...

A change to a lifelong homecoming tradition

Sereene Darwiesh, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Homecoming court is a big deal for many students in high school. A traditional homecoming court has a male and female who are voted by their peers to be homecoming royalty.  This year, AHS is doing it different. Everyone will nominate who...

Students opinions on AHS football games

Nardos Bekele, Staff Writer

October 14, 2019

Since the beginning of the school, there have been football games every Thursday for freshman and Friday for varsity. So far, the freshman has won most of their games and on the other side, the varsity hasn’t been doing so ...

How obsessed are students with video games?

Nardos Bekele, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Most kids these days spend more time on video games than playing outside or hanging out in the park and even they make careers out of them. Researchers have it that people starting from the age of 3 to 60 or older play video ...

Where do AHS students get news from

Nardos Bekele, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Back in the days student got their news from TV, radio or newspapers. Nowadays students get their news from social media like Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter. Few students even read the newspaper and get it from the tv.  ...

Will the NBA 2019-2020 Season be good this year?

Jared Piza, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

On October 20th the National Basketball Association (NBA) will start it’s 2019  season which seems pretty good since last years season was pretty scary to watch since most underrated players and some most known players Kem...

Home sweet home

Cerys Jones, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

We all have a hero. Someone that we look up to, or inspire to be like when we’re older. But how cool would it be to live in the same state as your hero. Even better, how about going to the same school as your hero? Amazing ri...


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