All posts by Sam Nixon

The African Cup of Nations: Everything so Far

When it comes to football, Europe, South America, and Africa produce an abundance of talent. Last summer, the best countries in Europe and South America competed in the UEFA Euros and the COPA America, respectively. […]

Shedding Some Light on Student Unions

Story By: Sam Nixon

Mr Vennard’s room was packed full of people. Scissors sliced through construction paper, there were glitter pens galore: it looked like art class. It was actually an Asian Student Union meeting, and members were making Holiday cards for every teacher in the school.

The Top Ten Atholton Alumni

Story By: Sam Nixon
Photo Courtesy of: Jon L. Hendricks

Considering that we had our pep rally recently, and our football team is regional champs, how about a little more pride for Atholton? Many of this school’s past students have gone on to do great things. However, some are particularly exceptional and worth noting. Here are the top ten AHS Alumni.

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona was a brilliant athlete, but a troubled human being. What should he truly be remembered for?