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Water Main Reaches its Breaking Point

Water Main Reaches its Breaking Point

Brianna McKerracher, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


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A major water main on Drake and 14 Mile Road broke on Monday October, 23. Workers have closed off a portion of 14 Mile between Drake and Farmington and have reduced the flooding on the road, but now communities are focusing on getting clean water to the people affected. The twelve impacted areas a...

Color Up Your Life

Color Up Your Life

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


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Is there anything more fun than running or walking with your friends while jamming out to music and getting sprayed with different colors? For students who were interested in raising money for the school and getting some easy exercise, the 2017 Adams Color Run was the perfect opportunity to do so. Not only was it an excellent way to raise money, bu...

Calling All Lovers of Art and Apples

Calling All Lovers of Art and Apples

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


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Every year, artists from all over the country come to showcase their work at the Art and Apples Festival.  This festival is scheduled the weekend after labor day, and this year took place on September 8, 9, and 10. Located at Rochester Municipal Park in downtown Rochester, the Art and Apples Festival is a program of Paint Creek Center fo...

RCS’ New Way to Vue Grades

RCS’ New Way to Vue Grades

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


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To start off the 2017-2018 school year, the district came out with a new way for students to view grades online. The new gradebook is called “Synergy” or “RCSvue”, and it is a completely different from what most students had become previously accustomed to. MyRCS did not allow students to vie...

Theatre Students Perform At Halloween Hoot

Theatre Students Perform At Halloween Hoot

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


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As Halloween nears, Adams theatre students prepare to participate in Dinosaur Hill’s annual Halloween Hoot. The tradition continued this year on the weekend of October 20. Groups of families will walk the nature preserve’s trails as skits are performed. Doughnuts and cider will be offered to ...

Adams Announces Six Staff Retirements

Adams Announces Six Staff Retirements

Nick Cimino, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


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Students spend five days a week in a classroom, learning different subjects and new material. They often complain about the workload.  However, often many forget that, along with students, teachers sacrifice their time in order to teach and inspire students to grow each day. Teachers impact students...

Principal Cumming Leaves Legacy of Excellence

Principal Cumming Leaves Legacy of Excellence

Maddy Fleury, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


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As the 2016-2017 school year wraps up, the Adams High School family will be saying goodbye to our beloved principal Mr. Kevin Cumming. For the past 17 years, Cumming has created a fun, safe, and enriching learning environment for everyone at AHS, whether it was as assistant principal, or for the last six ...

Important Dates for 2017 Seniors

Important Dates for 2017 Seniors

Jordan Revenaugh, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2017


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Adams Prepares for Charity Week 2017

Adams Prepares for Charity Week 2017

Lauren Dawn, Staff Writer

March 15, 2017


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Charity Week offers a unique opportunity for students to give back to those in need. This year, Adams will be raising money for Make-A-Wish , a foundation which grants the wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions. Charity week will begin on March 20 and continue through the week until F...

Charity Week 2017: A Preview

Charity Week 2017: A Preview

Shelby Smith, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2017


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Students Score Stupendously in Scholastic Art Competition

Students Score Stupendously in Scholastic Art Competition

Zachery Pierre, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


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The 2017 Scholastic Art Contest winners have been announced.  The Scholastic Art and Writing awards were first hosted in 1923 making it the oldest program encouraging youth creativity in the United States, according to the website.  It is an important competition for all students in the counties o...

Things Heat Up at STEAM Fair

Things Heat Up at STEAM Fair

Lizzy Botkin, News Editor

March 2, 2017


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As the high school years dwindle and college’s shadows encroaches over students’ minds, future careers are a constant worry.  For those who are interested in a career in science, technology, engineering, art and design, or math, the STEAM Career Exploration Fair is tailored to finding a career fo...

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