FFA Convention

On April 5-7, the FFA State Convention took place in Lincoln, Nebraska.  The following seniors received their state degrees:  Charles McConnell, Jacob Barwick, Stephanie Eddy, Eric Kovarik, Shelby Butts, Parker Janicek, Gunner Prickett and Junior Erica Barwick.  The students participated in several contests over the three days.  The results are listed below.  Some highlights include […]

Alma Golf Wins in Cambridge

On Friday, March 31, the Alma golf team traveled to Cambridge and earned first place! Their team score was 349, while the top scorer individually was senior, Eric Kovarik, with 80. Wyatt Gibson, also a senior, scored close behind with 88. They are off to a good start of the season and they are coming […]

Alma Brings Home 6 Medals from CCC Action Days

On Wednesday 15, CCC Action Days was held in Hastings, Nebraska. Senior, Shelby Butts, placed second in anatomy. Also senior, Gunner Prickett, placed second in notorious people, fourth in potpourri and fifth in civil war. Junior, Hallie Prickett, was awarded second in spelling and fourth in chemistry. Sophomore, Abby Waldo, received second in vocabulary. The […]

Alma Cheerleaders are State Champions

On February 18, the Alma cheerleaders made their way to Grand Island. They performed at the Heartland Event Center for State Cheer & Dance. They competed in the Non-Tumbling D1 division and received Runner-Up. They also performed a sideline cheer and earned first place, making them State Champions two years in a row. Sophomore cheerleader, Abby Waldo says, […]

Jesus Felix Earns a Spot at State Wrestling

The Alma Wrestlers headed to Amherst over the weekend for the D3 District tournament. Josh Mapes who had continued to improve each week this year was unable to get a win. Thanks for all your efforts this year! Kyle Johnson went 1-2 with a 15-7 win over Riley Ritner of (WIlcox-Hildreth). Kyle ended the season […]

What is Jana’s Campaign?

On February 1, Alma Public Schools had speakers come and talk to the students about Jana’s Campaign. Jana’s Campaign is about bringing awareness to domestic abuse.  Jana was a college student at KU that was killed by a former boyfriend.  The mom and step dad of Jana spoke to all student 6-12 for about an […]

RPAC Art Awards

The RPAC Art Contest that was in Cambridge on January 18, four Alma High School students got awards. Including, Maddie Brugh got the Best in School Medal with her piece The Hope Within. Hallie Prickett got 1st Honorable Mention with Gaze. Sophomore, Kelsey Kermmoade, got 2nd Honorable Mention with The Seeker’s Catch. Third Honorable Mention […]

JH Boys Head to Franklin for a Tournament

Junior high boys head to Franklin for a Basketball Tournament, Monday, January 23. Bus leaves at 4:30. The first game is Alma vs. Wilcox-Hildreth at 5:30 pm in alt. gym. Franklin vs. Red Cloud will be played in the main gym at the same time. Winners will play the second game at approximately 6:45 pm.

Alma Wrestlers go to Franklin

After a few weeks off from competition the Alma wrestlers traveled to Franklin. Kyle Johnson, Joshua Mapes, Mitchell Gehrig, and Jesus Felix were unable to get wins but did wrestle well. Joseph Felix Wrestling at the 160lb class went 2-3 with a 6th place finish. Tyson McCurdy (152lb) went 2-2 and earned 5th place. Hector […]

Alma Girls Lose to Franklin in Close Game

On January 5th, the Alma Basketball girls put up a fight against Franklin, but lost with a close game. The score came to 38-45. Alma had 36 total rebounds and 18 points off of rebounds. On the other hand, JV Girls won with a score of 36-30. Article by Julianne Nelson Pictures by Jadyn Heckenlively