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Adams Regains State Title for Mock Trial

Adams Regains State Title for Mock Trial

March 12, 2020

The Indiana Mock Trial State Competition was held last weekend on March 7th and 8th. There were 24 teams from 15 different schools that attended the competition. This year,...

John Adams Junior Wins Student Film Contest

John Adams Junior Wins Student Film Contest

March 4, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25, John Adams High School Junior Sam Villagra-Stanton learned that his screenplay had won a contest sponsored by Pigasus Pictures, and would soon be...

Meeting Between the Common Council and School Board

Meeting Between the Common Council and School Board

March 2, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25th, the first ever joint meeting between the school board and common council occurred. In attendance at the meeting were all common council and school...

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Fleetwood Mac: The Second Self-Titled Album

An Alternative to Plastic: Mushroom Packaging

March 12, 2020

Imagine that a  package has arrived. The package has a new pair of shoes, but as it is opened it has an interesting and strange protective plastic. But that is not plastic....

The Beginner’s Guide To A Healthier Mindset

The Beginner’s Guide To A Healthier Mindset

March 12, 2020

Recently, I’ve made a couple small adjustments to my everyday routine. Since doing so, I’ve seen a positive change in my mood and mindset. I’ve found that doing these...

The Mandalorian

The Mandalorian

March 12, 2020

To mark the launch of the company’s streaming giant, Disney+, Walt Disney Pictures had to have a product (besides the myriad of brand classics in its library) ready in order...

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Alicia Jacobs
Loryn Higginbotham

Loryn Higginbotham

February 24, 2020

Loryn Higginbotham has filled her high school years full of activities and challenges. She is a four year basketball player, a JAVA board member, in NHS, and student government...

Elena Soto

Elena Soto

February 19, 2020

Elena Soto, an Adams senior, will not only be named one of the 2020 Valedictorians, but she is also an accomplished artist hoping to continue in that field. One of Elena’s...

Matthew Carbonaro

Matthew Carbonaro

February 19, 2020

Matthew Lundberg Carbonaro is a 17 year-old IB and Honors student at John Adams High School. He is arguably the smartest 4th generation Italian-Swedish American in the entire...

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Curfew
Music

Music

February 13, 2020

Music is the light of a lot of people's lives. Music can help people focus, improve happiness, and improve sleep. A lot of teenagers and young adults enjoy listening to music...

Later Start Time

Later Start Time

February 13, 2020

The issue of going to school later or earlier in the morning is an issue that has been on the minds of students and teachers across America. Some people feel that starting...

Student Stress

Student Stress

February 13, 2020

Student stress can take many forms. It can arrive from bad home life and horrible teachers or caretakers that expect way too much from their kids. I have friends that suffer...

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