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Latest Ada High news an app away

Latest Ada High news an app away

Kelly Stilwell, Senior Editor
January 19, 2017 • 265 views
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Ada High School Journalism students recently launched the app called The Cougar Call.  This app will make Ada High news more easily available to students and the public. Funds for the app were generated from the Oklahoma Scholastic Media Initiative (OSMI). OSMI received a generous grant from the ...

Man dies at Ada High School track

Man dies at Ada High School track

Rachel Thompson, Senior Reporter
December 1, 2016 • 1,885 views
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Gary Hill, approximately age 60, died around 5 p.m. at the Ada High School track on Wednesday evening. While little information has been provided, emergency officials arrived at the scene, immediately pronouncing Hill dead. The cause of death has been ruled unknown as of now. However, early repor...

2016 Election Results

2016 Election Results

Jacob Nowlin
November 10, 2016 • 297 views
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America's new president is Donald J. Trump. Donald Trump representing the Republican Party and Hillary Clinton representing the Democratic Party were the front runners for this years election. Donald Trump won the election with 29o electoral votes. Hillary Clinton received 232 electoral votes even though...

Ada High hosts district academic meet

Ada High hosts district academic meet

Malli Pingleton, Junior Editor/Writer
October 14, 2016 • 546 views
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Monday, Oct. 10, Ada High hosted this year's district academic meet. Three teams competed; Pauls Valley, Byng and Ada all brawled for district ranking, which would determine who each team competed against in regional competition. The meet ended in a disappointing loss for the Cougars, but the team hope...

Face Painting for Avery

Face Painting for Avery

Mackenzee Crosby, Senior Editor/ Photographer
September 13, 2016 • 1,481 views
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On Friday the 16th at the Ada High football game the Drama Club will have a Ave The Brave face painting booth in honor of student Avery Anderson. They will be doing Warrior paint on anybody's face who is willing to pay $1! All of the proceeds from this booth on Friday night will be going to Avery's...

Ada High under vending changes

Ada High under vending changes

Briana Ryan, Staff Writer
September 13, 2016 • 425 views
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Healthy changes are under way at Ada High School.  In addition to the fresh new lunch plans, two new vending machines will soon offer significantly healthier snack options. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recently published and mandated applied nutrition standards for sna...

Teacher’s car vandalized over weekend

Teacher’s car vandalized over weekend

Aaron Compton, Senior Editor
September 12, 2016 • 4,513 views
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Over the weekend an Ada High teacher was vandalized. Megan Cooper, and her fiance were victims of targeted vandalism. The act occurred sometime in the wee hours between Saturday night and Sunday morning. Both of their vehicles were spray painted with obscenities. "At first I was shocked,...

FCCLA makes Ada High comeback

FCCLA makes Ada High comeback

Malli Pingleton and Jackson Southard
September 11, 2016 • 733 views
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Family Career and Community Leaders of America, also known as FCCLA, is making a comeback at Ada High School this year. Toni Jones, Ada High's new FACS teacher, has taken matters into her own hands and plans to do many activities and branch out across the community. "This year in FCCLA, I hope t...

Construction finished at Ada High

Construction finished at Ada High

Aaron Compton and Kenzie Tabor
September 6, 2016 • 291 views
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There have been several changes to Ada High over the summer. The school has new buildings and the parking lot was re-paved. Jeff Maloy the Principal at Ada High, said, "I am very pleased with the new parking lot and new building. I was afraid the parking lot would not be finished in time for schoo...

AHS Students Attend AVID Advanced Learning Academy

AHS Students Attend AVID Advanced Learning Academy

Iris Arredondo
September 1, 2016 • 742 views
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This summer, more than thirty Ada Junior High and High School AVID students attended the AVID Advanced Learning Academy and had many opportunities to learn about the history of Oklahoma, Physics, and importance in communication. The AVID Academy was held at the Ada Junior High for a total of four intens...

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