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Ada Mock Trial goes to Harvard

Ada Mock Trial goes to Harvard

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2019

In early 2019, Rachel Keith who is one of the mock trial coaches at Ada High proposed that the team go to the Harvard Mock Trial Association seminar. This is a seminar that is for novice or advanced teams. They share stories and information about making every part of mock trial better. This proposal ...

Ada High School hosts OASC State

Ada High School hosts OASC State

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

For the 79th annual state convention for the Oklahoma Association of Student Council (OASC), Ada High School brought 1,600 kids into their school. Student council adviser and board member, Shawn Freeman put in the request 2017 because she had faith in her school and her students. The convention la...

Ada High Performing Arts presents Cinderella

Ada High Performing Arts presents Cinderella

About the Writer Delaney Beak, Editor

November 19, 2019

This week, Ada High School Performing Arts presents the classic Rogers and Hammerstein story, Cinderella. Cinderella is a classic story that joins magic and humor to create a heart-warming tale with a moral lesson. Directors Merrie Palmer and Micah Gordon choose the play based on the cast of characters, whether or not the cast has more singers or ...

New IPhone amazes with innovative design

New IPhone amazes with innovative design

About the Writer Karla Charqueno, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

It’s everybody’s favorite time of the year again. Millions of people scramble to dazzle their family with extreme lights and bleeding edge tech, their pockets left empty within the week.  Of course though, I'm sure you know i'm talking about the new Iphone.  On September 10, Apple held the...

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...

Voice of the Cougars

Voice of the Cougars

About the Writer David Lewis, Sports Editor

September 18, 2019

Mickey Cowan has been the legendary radio voice for Ada Cougars' Sports for over fifty years. He has announced for Ada since the 1960s, and on August 21st it was announced that he would be retiring. Cowan has publicly made known that he was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer that is requiring...

Rare full moon on Homecoming Game Night

Rare full moon on Homecoming Game Night

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

September 13, 2019

Friday the 13th is a spooky date. You hear the date and it sends a chill to your bones--but hold on to your witch hat.  This year it is the homecoming football game and the night of one of the rarest moons in 19 years. The last time it was full on this infamous date was October 13, 2000. This f...

Earth Day blooms at Ada High

Earth Day blooms at Ada High

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

    Ada High School held their annual Earth Day event on Monday. On this is day students can enjoy a day of outside activities. Chemistry classes made tie dyed shirts for the day and students from previous classes wear their tie dyed shirts from years passed. Earth Day activities ar...

Native American regalia banned at Latta graduation

Native American regalia banned at Latta graduation

About the Writer Monica Guajardo and Trinity Whitehead

April 17, 2019

Tvli Birdshead, a senior at Latta High School in Ada, Okla. was told he couldn't wear his Native American regalia during the Latta graduation ceremony in May. Birdshead and his family are fighting the decision. As KFOR reported, Birdshead is an active member in the Native community who claims membershi...

Native American Regalia: Culture vs. Code

Native American Regalia: Culture vs. Code

About the Writer Maddie Manning, Editor

April 16, 2019

Latta High School's Native American population have found themselves in the midst of controversy in recent weeks. Chickasaw student Tvli Birdshead wanted to honor his Native American culture and heritage by decorating his graduation cap and gown with feathers, beads and the Chickasaw Honor Society cord...

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