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Gasparilla may be over, but the temptation to drink will always be there

Sam Vargas, News Editor

January 30, 2014

Filed under Editorials

For the average Tampa resident, January 27 was the day to unleash your inner pirate, and a classic Gasparilla pirate would be incomplete without two necessities: beads and booze. This local holiday is known for having Bayshore...

Archery not taught in schools. Why?

Nicole Perrella, Senior Staff Writer

December 17, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Op-Eds

Most people hear archery and automatically think of Katniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games, or Link from The Legend of Zelda. Even though archery has been gaining significantly more popularity in the last few years, not many schools...

If the crown fits…

Gini Barreda, Section Editor

October 28, 2013

Filed under Editorials

A tiara, a bouquet of roses, a beautiful dress, and having the honor of being selected to represent Jesuit High School as their Homecoming queen - not to mention a spotlight dance at the night of the Homecoming party. It can't get...

txt + drv = tix

Achona Editorial Staff

October 7, 2013

Filed under Editorials

In Florida alone, over 4,500 car accidents were caused by distractions in the form of electronic devices last year. Texting was directly responsible for 255 of those accidents and many more were probably linked to texting in some...

Traditional books for traditional girls

Achona Editorial Staff

September 23, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Op-Eds

Throughout the first month of school, Academy girls have been adjusting to the new block schedule. Most students have been very successful in this adjustment and are happy with the changes. Unfortunately, many AHN students have...

AHN remembers Suicide Prevention Week– Don’t become another statistic!

Achona Editorial Staff

September 13, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Op-Eds

It is a grave and serious issue that should not be taken lightly. People lose their lives because of this. There are plenty of warning signs but some chose to ignore them; sometimes they do not notice them at all. And when one...

Bring back the old Mouse

Bring back the old Mouse

September 2, 2013

Class of 2017 squeezes its way into Academy—literally!

Achona Editorial Staff

August 30, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Op-Eds

As most people at Academy are aware, each of the high school classes that arrive each year grow larger and larger. The class of 2017 is no exception. With the class of 2014 being the first class to spill into the triple digits...

Student parking lots; too many cars and not enough spaces

Sarah Elliott, Copy Editor

August 30, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Op-Eds

As the school year progresses, Academy faces a brand new issue. This issue stems from the growing student body at AHN and the limited space in the parking lot. With a hundred seniors, 101 juniors, 104 sophomores, and only 125 avail...

Keep the Rays in Tampa Bay!

Keep the Rays in Tampa Bay!

February 14, 2013

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