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Ada High Health Scare

Ada High Health Scare

Mikayla Sparks and Ashley Worth

September 9, 2013


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

  When people think of Tuberculosis, they think of a fatal disease that can harm others around them, but it is much harder to catch it than what is put on. Hours of prolonged exposure are needed to contract TB from an infected person. It is caught mainly through the air and into the lungs when the in...

The Legend of the Black Forest

The Legend of the Black Forest

Mikayla Sparks and Ashley Worth

September 9, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Showcase

  This story begins and ends with the Legend of the Black Forest. Most people haven’t heard of this legend, but those that have, wish they haven’t. It all begins in a forest in Southwest Germany where the presence of evil meets the presence of human curiosity. Twisted and gnarled in shape,...

Journalist of the Week

Journalist of the Week

Autumn Rodgers, Camry Lemons, and Hanna Laurie

September 9, 2013


Filed under Features, Student Life

  Our Journalist selected this week was Samantha Katherine Jewett, AKA Sami. Sami was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. She has an older sister named Andie. Her favorite color is purple. Sami loves to play basketball and as well as play with  her dog named Koda. Sami's favorite things to do i...

There’s a new girl in town

Autumn Rodgers, Camry Lemons, and Hanna Laurie

September 9, 2013


Filed under Features, News

Well Ada High School, there's a new girl in town, and her name is Ms. Merchant. Ms. Merchant is Ada High's new Health Core director. Health Core is a non-profit orginization founded by Dr. Oz and his wife. It's primary goal is to combat the childhood obesity epidimic. There are bases all over the U.S...

Ada High Band

Ada High Band

Autumn Rodgers, Camry Lemons, and Hanna Laurie

September 9, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Showcase

      These are just a few quick pics of what the Marching Band has been doing all summer long. From 7am to 4:30 pm, these kids have worked HARD. The Ada High Band is doing better this year than they ever have. Not only have they been practicing and rehear...

Cougar Call on Twitter and Instagram

Cougar Call on Twitter and Instagram

Menee, Sami, Olivia, Jaycee, Markeisha

September 9, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Features, News, Student Life

  This year in journalism members have come up with a way to get students  more involved and updated in Ada High activities. You may have gotten followed by the "Cougar Call" recently, and by following us back you will recieve updates on game times, scores, themes, and any other school events...

Get to know your teachers!

Isabel Gutierrez, Michelle Williams

September 9, 2013


Filed under Features

  Name: Cole Jones Teaches: Algebra I, Algebra II, 6th grade math and coaches soccer and Jr. High football From: Greenville, Texas Went to college at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Hes been teaching for three years and started to teach at the High School because he wanted to ...

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