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Warp the Warriors

Warp the Warriors

Becky Robnett, Senior Editor. Reporter, Columnist

September 24, 2015


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, Sept. 11, Ada High dressed to impress with the spirit theme: Decades. Students dressed from their favorite decade to support the football team as they faced the Warriors that night. With a slogan like “Warp the Warriors” it’s no wonder that Ada students dressed from decades past. Students...

Ada High elects new officers

Heather Manuel, Reporter/Photographer

September 15, 2015


Filed under Student Life

The polls have closed and the results are in.  Ada High has elected new class officers for the 2015-2016 school year. Senior Class Officers: President- Tanner Stone Vice-President-Mary Jackson Secretary- McKenzie Rocke Treasurer- Sarah Morgan   Junior Class Officers: Pr...

Fair comes to town

Fair comes to town

Tiyanna Melendez, Reporter

September 8, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

The 99th annual Pontotoc County Free Fair was Sept. 1-5. At the free fair there were several things to do, such as ride the rides, go to the concession, play games, or even go to the concert. The free fair had tickets for the rides or a bracelet could be purchased for $25 Rides: Fireball Zero Gravity OMG ...

Ada High to elect new class officers

The Cougar Call Staff

September 4, 2015


Filed under Student Life

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8, students at Ada High School will be able to vote for their 2015-2016 class officers.  Before being able to run, each candidate had to provide a transcript, resume, and reference letter. The Cougar Call Staff took time this week to visit with each of the officer hopefuls...

Back on the attack

Back on the attack

Becky Robnett, Senior Editor, Reporter, Columnist

September 1, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

Welcome back Ada High! With many new students and swooping changes, this year has started out with a giant bang. Some of the changes include: Twelve new teachers                                                       Hall pass needed B.O.B (One binder for all cla...

Fresh start to marching season

Fresh start to marching season

Angeles Nazareno, Staff writer/photographer

August 31, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

School started mid-August for most students, but for the Ada High band, work started on July 27th. In the span of two weeks, they worked for 4-8 hours both inside and outside, spending time on learning the show music, reviewing marching fundamentals, and setting drill on the field. With school back in sessi...

Fun in the sun

Fun in the sun

Heather Manuel, Writer/Photographer

August 31, 2015


Filed under Student Life

The students and staff of Ada High School had a variety of different summers. Here are a few.   "I attended the Upward Bound math and science [programs] at ECU. I interned at the Sam Noble foundation." Tanner Davis - Sophomore   "I toured South Eastern, but while there my arm swelled...

Who is your Student Council?

Who is your Student Council?

Aaron Compton

May 11, 2015


Filed under Student Life

Ada High recently held elections for student council. Students who have a "C" average could run and are willing to work to make their school better are eligible to run. The officers are: Daniel Carpenter (President,Senior) Chad Wittington (VP, Senior) Morganne Freeman (Secratery, Junior) Sar...

Cougar Call Goes To OSM Competition

Cougar Call Goes To OSM Competition

Becky Robnett, Reporter, Columnist

May 7, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On the 6th of April, some students from the AHS Cougar Call staff, went to Spring Media Monday held at Oklahoma University. SMM is held by OSM (Oklahoma Scholastic Media) for journalism students across the state. And was the first year for Ada High School students to compete in the SMM contest providing...

Students lead movement to open gym during lunch

Students lead movement to open gym during lunch

April 22, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Ms. Cady Merchant and Mrs. Jamie Weston's 5th hour class has been working on a project to open up the old gym during lunch. Two weeks ago they gave out surveys to the students that are at the school during lunch. The goal was to find out how many people would use the gym if it was opened, and many...

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