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From the Editor: Thank You and Farewell
Aight, Imma Head Out – Seth Kirkpatrick

Aight, Imma Head Out – Seth Kirkpatrick

May 20, 2020

So here’s the deal - when you ask the podcast guy to write something, you aren’t gonna get Pulitzer Prize level writing, so I’m gonna keep this short and sweet. Working...

Farewell…With Jonathon Zapf

Farewell…With Jonathon Zapf

May 19, 2020

Dear Tower,  My stay at John Adams High School and Day Spa was slightly shorter than most, as I transferred at the start of my junior year, but that doesn’t mean I didn’t...

COVID-19 Outtake and Farewell–Ryan Downey

COVID-19 Outtake and Farewell–Ryan Downey

May 19, 2020

I believe that I can speak for the majority of students when I say that each person that will graduate from high school will have at least one defining moment in their career....

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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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Addy Cherry
Alicia Jacobs

Alicia Jacobs

March 4, 2020

Alicia Jacobs is a senior here at John Adams High School and an amazing cheerleader. She has been cheering for two years and is the President of the student government here...

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...

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Magnus’ Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Quarantine
There is No Easy Way

There is No Easy Way

May 28, 2020

There is no easy way to say goodbye to something that shaped your life. There is no easy way to say hello to the next chapter of your life when you don’t know what’s coming....

From the Editor: Thank You and Farewell

From the Editor: Thank You and Farewell

May 20, 2020

This was never the letter I planned on writing. Both as a sophomore and a junior, I watched the seniors write their final “senior letters” to The Tower, officially closing...

COVID-19 Outtake and Farewell–Ryan Downey

COVID-19 Outtake and Farewell–Ryan Downey

May 19, 2020

I believe that I can speak for the majority of students when I say that each person that will graduate from high school will have at least one defining moment in their career....

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