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Australia Fights for Survival

Australia Fights for Survival

About the Writer Delaney Beak and Cheyene Howell

January 21, 2020

15.6 million acres of land are burning in Australia and at least 25 people and an estimated 1 billion animals have died. In June of 2019, a brush fire began near Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Brush fires are not uncommon in Australia, especially during the dry season. But these fires spread rapidly,...

2020 Senior Superlative winners announced

2020 Senior Superlative winners announced

January 16, 2020

2020 Superlative Winners   All-Around Boy: Jake Shannon   All-Around Boy Finalists: Landon Swopes Canaan Miller Enoch Porter Matt Maloy   All-Around Girl: Torri Bray   All-Around Girl Finalists: Carly Weems Kara Keith Katy Kemp ...

Ada High School has the Hanging of the Greens

Ada High School has the Hanging of the Greens

About the Writer Monica Guajardo, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2019

Every year each organization places an ornament representing themselves on a Christmas tree placed in the student center. Each ornament varies from organization to organization but each has a place on the tree. Senior, Carlos Lerma, hung ornaments for two of the clubs. "I hung science club and...

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...

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