Archives for November 2016

Alma Hosts Veterans Day Assembly

The Alma High School welcomed several veterans for a Veteran’s Day assembly on Friday, November 11. The Alma High School choir opened up the program with singing the Star Spangled Banner. Jane Blum, Neil Collins, and Paul Gugliotti were three featured guest speakers. These three heroes discussed their experiences in the military. Paul Gugliotti said, […]

Two Alma Musicians Receive Top Honors

Congratulations to David Ehrke and Christian Hansen, who have been selected to participate in the Nebraska All State Chorus.  Over 3000 students statewide audition to become a member in one of the performing ensembles.  This is the highest musical honor a person can receive in Nebraska.  David and Christian will practice/perform at the Nebraska Music […]

Junior High Wrestling Travels to Southwest

On Thursday, November 10th the junior high wrestling team traveled to Southwest. It was a tough day for the young team but they look to improve this week at the tournament here in Alma. Conner Bose went 1-2, Zach Halbert was 2-1 with 2 pins, David Wells, Elliot Fletcher, Keegan Linden, Caleb Malone, and Lucas […]

Alma to Host Jr. High Wrestling-November 15th

The Alma Jr. High Wrestling Meet will be November 15th.  The action will start at 2:00 in the main gym.

Alma Wrestling Team Starts Up a New Season

The Alma Wrestling team 5 returning letter winners Jesus Felix (12) Hector Lugo (11) Joseph Felix (10) Tyson McCurdy (10) and Mitchell Gehrig (10). This is coach Felix’s 8th year as head coach in Alma He states that “We are looking for a few Freshmen to join the team and provide competitiveness in the practice […]

2016 Sing Around Nebraska Children’s Honor Choir

On November 4th and 5th the following students, Riley Scott, Lili Brown, and Linden Biskup, will be performing in the 2016 Sing Around Nebraska Children’s Honor Choir for fifth and sixth graders in Lincoln. The choir is made up of 130 students performing. Students auditioned to be a part of this choir and also had […]

Motivational Speaker Visits APS

Alma students got a little Halloween treat Monday morning. Joe Odhiambo, a motivational speaker, came to Alma to visit with the students. He is one of the world’s best basketball dribblers. Joe is a 14-time Guinness World Record holder. A few records that he holds are the longest time dribbling a basketball continuously and the longest […]

Alma FFA Land Judging Team Wins State

The Alma FFA got first at state land judging and will be attending nationals in the spring.  Jacob Barwick earned 6th place and Tanner Kauk earned 1st place. Overall the team got 1st with a score of 991.  Congratulations to the FFA Chapter.

Winter Sports Begin

  Now that the leaves are falling off the trees and the weather is getting colder, the athletes at Alma Public Schools are transitioning into winter sports. On November 14th, boys basketball, girls basketball, and wrestling practices all officially begin. However, these are not the only winter sports beginning; the bowling team has been practicing […]

Get Your Read On

The book fair is in Alma! The last day to get books is on Friday, November 4th after school! They have so many cool new books! A new cookbook that is in, is the diary of a wimpy kid, called Double Down! Theres another book on your favorite singers and bands! There are teen reads, […]