Why the Dress Code is Wack

By Sofia Bonno, Staff Writer **DISCLAIMER: This piece is a work of satire published in our April Fools Edition. It does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the writer, the staff, or AHS. Oppression. Tyranny. Patriarchy. These words are synonymous for dress code. Every regulation forced upon women and girls is a mockery of the…

Pool on Roof

By Aditya Gunna, Staff  Writer   As the warm weather rolls in, a fresh relaxing swim in the AHS roof pool is the perfect remedy to the rising temperature. After Alpharetta High was opened in 2004, students complained that it was too hot and school was too boring. The Fulton County Board took this into…

Gambino “Awakens” with a New Sound

By Curtis McClelland, Website Editor Donald Glover, better known as Childish Gambino in the music community, released his newest album, Awaken, My Love, on December 2, 2016. Glover is an exceptionally talented individual, acting in five seasons of NBC’s Community, as well as performing a stand-up special on Comedy Central in 2010. He is also…

Fantastic Beasts Movie Gives Wizarding World New Dimensions

The official poster for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them which was released November 18, 2016. By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor The number one critique most hardcore Potterheads make after seeing a Harry Potter movie is how it compares to the book. However, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is the first Wizarding…

Winter Events

By Sofia Bonno, Staff Writer In the upcoming season, there are numerous events and activities to pass the time. If you are looking for holiday cheer, there are several places featuring light shows. Available until January 7, “Fantasy in Lights” at Callaway Gardens has over eight million lights in a beautiful display of festivities. Located…

Rowling Blesses Fans with Cursed New Harry Potter Installment

  By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor Nine years ago, the nerd world thought that they had received the final installment of the Harry Potter series. However, with the support of an unrelenting fan base, series author J.K. Rowling decided to open the Harry Potter universe up once again, starting with the release of Harry Potter…

Books As Seen on TV

By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor Most people have probably seen, or at least heard about the explosive ending to the Hunger Games series, Mockingjay Part 2. Generally, it seems to be widely acclaimed by fans and critics alike, but as for any book turned movie, there is always some disappointment about what the writers and…