Reality Fighters… We Got BOOKS

By Nicole Vickers Because of the media center downsizing their book collection at AHS, the literary gods took pity upon us and decided to grant all our English teachers with sets of brand new books! What a blessing, am I right? No excuse now not to read! So without further ado, here are ten of the best…

Why We Should Continue to Fund NASA

By Eric Bias, Layout & Sports Editor Throughout the history of the United States, there have been many examples of how innovation, passion and creativity have helped define America. One example of this, is the creation of a National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) by the thirty-fourth President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower,…

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…

Warning: The Books Listed Below Are BANNED

By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor The last week of September is Banned Books week, when the literary community reflects on the idea of censorship and celebrates the virtue of books that have been banned in the past. Banned books are books that have made unavailable to students because of their content by, a group of people,…