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DIY Embroidery Hoop Spider Web

The finished product!

About the Writer Helen Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 30, 2020

Halloween is probably my favorite holiday. I love getting to find a cute costume and I love to decorate even more. Since my family never decorates, I thought it would be cool to make my own decoration. While doing a quick search for ideas, I came across a website called Dream A Little Bigger that displayed a crochet spider web attached to an embroidery hoop...

The Real “Killer Clown”

John Wayne Gacy's Mugshot

About the Writer Sara Ellis, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2020

John Wayne Gacy was born on March 17, 1942, in Chicago Illinois. With an abusive father in the house, Gacy learned how to shut off his emotions from a very early age. He suffered alienation at school and was not allowed to play with the other children due to a congenital heart condition. His father l...

The effects of Corona Virus on the senior class of 2020

The effects of Corona Virus on the senior class of 2020

About the Writer Delaney Beak, Editor

October 1, 2020

Senior year. The year of many lasts: last homecoming, last rivalry football game, last band contest, last banquet, last prom and last season in sports. For many senior year is a time when seniors could celebrate their senior year and spend their last days with their childhood friends before going off to col...

Ada High School Entrepreneurs: Colee Rogers

Ada High School Entrepreneurs: Colee Rogers

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

February 29, 2020

Colee Rogers, 18, is a senior at Ada High School. Rogers is a hardworking student and athlete. She has an affinity for art and design. Her junior year of high school, and part of the summer, she started making beaded necklaces, anklets, and bracelets. "I always made necklaces and I just gave them o...

What does the AHS Marching Band have in store for the fans of the Ada Cougars?

About the Writer Tyler Bailey, Entertainment Editor

September 25, 2019

Ada Public Schools have opened back up, after the months of summer vacation, and have experienced one of the best band shows by far, thanks to the Ada High School Marching Band. The Ada High School Marching Band is back at it again, working hard on another show for this football season. The show this...

The Innocent Man

The Innocent Man

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2019

This multi-part series will be examining various aspects of the Debra Sue Carter and Denice Haraway cases. The new evidence and judge's ruling for a re-trial for Karl Fontenot have brought this case back into the public eye.

Ada High School announces homecoming candidates

Ada High School announces homecoming  candidates

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Cheyene howell, and Delaney beak

September 6, 2019

Homecoming for the 2019-2020 school year is upon us. This year there are many boys and girls campaigning for their sport, club or other activity. There is a school dress up day, fun activities, and of course the homecoming football game all with this year's theme of Harry Potter, or magic. Female Ca...

Two Dudes, Chilling in a Hospital, 5 Feet Apart ‘Cause They Have Cystic Fibrosis: A Review

Two Dudes, Chilling in a Hospital, 5 Feet Apart 'Cause They Have Cystic Fibrosis: A Review

About the Writer Trinity Whitehead, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

**MAJOR SPOILERS** Often compared to and referred to as the new Fault In our Stars and speculated homage to Clair Wineland, 5 Feet Apart is a beautiful, thought provoking love story that inspires many to hold their loved ones close simply because they can. The main stars, Stella and Will were played r...

Fermi’s Paradox and the Great Filter

Cartoon showing the different Kardashev types. Each rung on the ladder uses larger astrophysical objects as its energy source, from single planets to whole clusters of galaxies. Source: Cirkovic 2015, Kardashev’s Classification at 50+: A Fine Vehicle with Room for Improvement

About the Writer Trinity Whitehead, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

Fermi’s Paradox is the connection between the probability in the stars of the occurrence of extraterrestrial life and the sheer lack of evidence thereof. Assuming the Mediocrity principle, in which Terra (Earth) is a typical planet, there are around 70 sextillion stars in the observable univers...

Music and how it affects us

About the Writer Mariah Harrison, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

Many people love listening to music and everyone likes to listen to different types of music whether that’d be upbeat music or more downbeat music. But some may begin to wonder if music can be one out of many causes of mood change. An experiment was done on a classroom of 21 students by William...

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