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Ouch. Freshman William Sankey expresses his injury by making freshman Aaron Smearman carry him.
Injured students express feelings on getting through hallways
January 21, 2022

According to some students, getting through the halls as an injured student can be a struggle, but students have found ways to help them. Whether it be leaving class a few...

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Jan 14 Altoona Area High School vs. Carlisle 40-22 W
Jan 11 Altoona Area High School vs. Central Dauphin East 57-29 W
Jan 10 Altoona Area High School vs. Hollidaysburg 49-56 L
Jan 7 Altoona Area High School vs. Cumberland Valley 47-58 L
Jan 7 Altoona Area High School vs. Cumberland Valley 26-31 L
Juniors Steinbugl and Webster pose for the camera at an away meet.
Altoona swim team prepares for Mifflin County meet
Landen Fisher, Guest Reporter • January 22, 2022
Winners. The scoreboard from the meet on Jan. 3, 2022 at Tyrone. Girls and boys teams both took home the win that night.
Swim team powers through season
Charlie Kephart, Guest Reporter • January 21, 2022
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Blair County based bands to perform at Arts Altoona
Abigail Rudy and Kenton Lewis January 21, 2022

The Arts Altoona Center is set to host its monthly bands in the basement concert on Saturday, Jan. 22 from 6 p.m.-11:30 p.m. These concerts are hosted once a month at the Arts...

Rolling around 
Gym students play a game during gym class. They wore athletic attire during the game because it made it easier to play.
Gym clothing policy continues ideally; shouldn't cause stress to students
Editorial Board November 19, 2021

With school being fully in person again, school policies are more enforced than they were at the end of last school year. These policies include...

Echo in the Halls- December
Echo in the Halls- December
Connor George and Trey Boore December 22, 2021

Click here to watch the new episode of Echo in the Halls!   

What did you do this summer?
What did you do this summer?
September 16, 2021
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Study time. Students used study guides and other materials to prepare for      Keystone retakes.
Should Keystones be a graduation requirement?
Jaidyn Palladini, Associate Editor • January 21, 2022

During the school year, students learn material that goes towards the Keystones, standardized tests that are taken towards the end of May to show how well students retained...

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