Archives for December 2016

Lady Cardinals Lose in Hard Fought Battle

The Alma Lady Cardinals played the Elwood Pirates Thursday, December 22. The girls started off slow with Junior Maddie Brugh knocking down a three halfway through the first quarter to get the Cardinals started offensively.The Cardinals dominated the first half going into the locker room with a seven point lead over the Pirates. The Pirates […]

Elementary Christmas Program

The Alma Elementary students held their annual Christmas Program Thursday December 15. The program is available to watch on striv.tv/channel/alma.          

Cheerleaders Host Mini Cheer Camp on December 3rd

Mini cheer camp will be held on January 3, 2017. Camp will be held from 9:00-12:00. Forms can be turned in that day. They will be performing during the girls basketball halftime against Northern Valley.

Sadie Ritter Selected for UNK Honor Band

Each year, the University of Nebraska at Kearney hosts an Honor Band and Choral Clinic in which over 2000 students audition to perform with one of the four vocal and instrumental ensembles.  This year, Sadie Ritter, a sophomore Euphonium player with the Alma High School Band, auditioned and was accepted for the UNK Honor band.  […]

Lady Cardinals Lose in Overtime

The Alma Lady Cardinals lost a hard fought battle to the Amherst Broncos. The girls lost 63-52 in overtime. The Cardinals came out to a slow start being down 11-4. The Cardinals fought back in the second quarter outscoring the Broncos 15 to 10 to close the gap 21-19. With some hot shooting from Sophomore […]

Alma FFA travels to Kearney for District Livestock Judging, Biotechnology and Ag Communications

The Alma FFA Chapter traveled to the Buffalo County Fairgrounds in Kearney for District Livestock Judging on November 30. The Senior team received 2nd place. The Junior team received 9th place, and the middle school team got 1st place. The senior team consisted of Jadyn Heckenlively, Erica Barwick, Jennifer Howsden, and Jacob Barwick. The senior […]

Alma Competes at District Play

On Monday, November 29th, the Alma Play members competed at Districts in Holdrege. They performed “How to Succeed in High School Without Really Trying” for the fifth time this year. There were 7 actors who recieved honors: Hallie Prickett, Matthew Bell, Carson Wolfe, Ethan Snyder, Joel Brown, Tana Eddy, and Emma Smolik. Overall, they placed […]

Juniors Travel to UNK for Science Day

The Junior class took the trip to UNK for a Science Field Day. The students got to go into the classrooms and do different activities with the professors. The first stop for the juniors was in the chemistry lab. At this station the students did different tests to identify chemicals. Moving on to the next […]

One-Act Places 3rd at RPAC

The Alma One-Act had RPAC play on November 19th at Southern Valley. They placed 3rd and the actors/actresses who were awarded were Carson Wolfe, Hallie Pricket, and Matthew Bell.