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, […]

Bell Wins RPAC Gold

On February 15, the Alma Cardinal Speech Team traveled to Hitchcock Co. to compete for RPAC speech. Although the team was missing many members, the Cardinals placed 7th out of 14th overall with 89 points. Lana Kerner and Christian Hansen placed 8th in their duet “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog.” Jule Erdmann’s entertainment speech on her […]

State Cheer Competition in Grand Island

The 2017 state cheer competition will be held in Grand Island on February 18th at the Heartland Event Center. It will start around 2 p.m. with Alma performing at roughly 2 and 4.   Awards will begin around 5:30.  Come out and support the cheerleaders. Article by Charles McConnell

Cardinals Speak at Gothenburg Speech Invitational

The Alma High School speech team traveled to Gothenburg to compete in the school’s speech invitational on February 4th, 2017. The team of 14 competed to the best of their ability hoping to improve from the previous meet in Grand Island. With over 500 entries in the meet, the Cardinals came close to placing in […]

Alma Ag Demo Performs Well at FFA Contest

The Alma FFA Chapter traveled to Aurora Wednesday January 25. The chapter did well competing in a variety of events. The Conduct of Meetings team received red ribbon. The members on this team were Gage Stanteski, Ethan Baker, Isaac McCurdy, Nathan Hock, Burke Boehler, Tyson Linner, and Maddie Stone. Senior Parli Pro team received a red ribbon. […]

Foreign Exchanged Students Honored at CNFL Competition

Two Alma High students were honored at the Central Nebraska Forensics League Competition on Saturday, January 28th. Jule Erdmann and Tanya Humenyuk received medals for being foreign exchange students involved in speech competition. Not only do they exhibit the courage needed to speak in front of peers and judges, they are doing so in a […]

RPAC Quiz Bowl Successful

The Alma High School Quiz Bowl members traveled to Southwest High School for the RPAC Quiz Bowl Tournament. The students went 9-5 and only lost very close matches. The got 5th place. Members of the team included sophomores Abby Waldo, Alissa Vlach, Kelsey Kermmoade, and Emily Malone, juniors Kaleb Kindler and Matthew Bell, and seniors […]

Alma FFA Heads to Aurora

On Wednesday, January 24th, the Alma FFA chapter is heading to Aurora for district Leadership Skills Events. They will be leaving at 6:20 am. The chapter will be participating in Conduct of Meetings, Senior Parliamentary Procedure, Natural Resource Speaking, Employment Skills, Creed Speaking, and Agricultural Demonstration.  The top two places will than move on to […]

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.  […]