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Spirit Week 2016: Day 3~Walt Disney Day

Spirit Week 2016: Day 3~Walt Disney Day

October 12, 2016


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  Sophomore Abby Stone and senior Emily Stone sport Mickey Mouse ears to show their Disney Spirit. Junior Mackenzie Humphrey as Nemo from the Disney/Pixar classic. Senior Nicole Pape as Dory....

Foreign Exchange Students Experience American Homecoming

Foreign Exchange Students Experience American Homecoming

Elise Delikat, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


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Homecoming is a dance originally dedicated to a school’s alumni returning home to reminisce of old memories of past schools and friends. The dance usually revolves around the Friday night football game, spirit week dress-up days, and other activities meant to excite students for the dance. These fe...

What to Wear to Homecoming: Men’s Edition

What to Wear to Homecoming: Men’s Edition

Colin Gill, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


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While lady Highlanders agonize over what dress to wear to Homecoming each year, their male counterparts seem to have a relatively simpler decision process when it comes to Homecoming attire. “Everyone was wearing suits or dresses. I’d say the girls were dressed better than the guys,” said sophomo...

NY Times Best Selling Author Skypes with Adams’ Students

NY Times Best Selling Author Skypes with Adams’ Students

Sophia Williams, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 11, 2016


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Imagine talking to Shakespeare about Hamlet or discussing The Great Gatsby with F. Scott Fitzgerald. Having a deep conversation with an author about his or her book is a unique and special experience few get the privilege to have, and thankfully, Adams students received that reward. Fortunately, Adam...

Spirit Week 2016: Day 2~USA day

Spirit Week 2016: Day 2~USA day

October 11, 2016


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Photo by: Maddy Fleury Freshman Drew Collins shows his spirit with a USA hat. Photo by: Maddy Fleury Sophomore Caroline Wolanin shows off her patriotic gear. Photo by: Maddy Fleury Mr. Cumming sporting a USA hat. Photo by: Maddy Fleury Sophomores Maddy Fleury...

She vs He – Homecoming Proposals

She vs He – Homecoming Proposals

Emily Blust and Nick Schram

October 11, 2016


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To ask or not to ask? As Homecoming approaches, many students ask themselves this very question. Others wait around with their fingers crossed, hoping someone will ask them, but for most of them, a simple question is not enough, senior Emily Blust agrees. On the flip side, everyone is hoping to find some...

Fall into Fall Fashion: Closet Must-Haves

Fall into Fall Fashion: Closet Must-Haves

Kelly Chang, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016


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Summer has come to an end and fall weather is finally upon Michiganders and the familiar autumn chill is back in the air. The change in weather calls for a change in wardrobe. Here are the eight closet must-haves this fall: Time to re-boot! Senior Emily Blust accessorizes her sweater dress w...

Homecoming 2016: A Preview

Homecoming 2016: A Preview

Shelby Smith, Editor-In-Chief

September 29, 2016


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Countdown to Homecoming 2016

Countdown to Homecoming 2016

Anna Abouzeid, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


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Now that summer vacation is over, families are just starting to return to their typical school year routines. Michigan’s climate is finally transitioning from the hot, humid days of summer to the cool, autumn air, and the skies are spotted with the changing leaves. The local Yates Cider Mill recen...

A Portrait of Freshman Year

A Portrait of Freshman Year

Colin Gill, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


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Yet another year begins at Adams High School, and with the new year comes a new batch of fresh faces into the Adams family. For some ninth graders, this will be one of the best years of high school, but for others -  one of the worst. Whatever the experience, few remember their first year of high school...

AHS Student Section Rises to the Top

AHS Student Section Rises to the Top

Elise Delikat, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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Each year, Adams students  go all out for spirit days and sports events, but what leaves the biggest impression of all is the insane support at football games. Students bring props, costumes, and pretty much anything needed to rally up support in the stands. The popular Michigan sports website...

Cancer Survivor Gives Back

Cancer Survivor Gives Back

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016


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Rochester Adams High School junior, Allie Ziniti, recently made the thoughtful and generous decision to donate 11 inches of her hair to Wigs for Kids, the very same organization from which she received a wig while undergoing chemotherapy. “I had been thinking about it for a while. I wanted to give ba...

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