ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017
March 13, 2017
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GOOD AFTERNOON ALTON HIGH HERE ARE YOUR ANNOUNCEMENTSFOR MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017
This Day in History
In 1781, William Herschel thought he saw a “comet“, but he actually discovered the planet Uranus.
Julia Flikke, Nurse Corps, became the 1st woman colonel in the US army in 1942.
The Beatles’ “Eight Days a Week” single went to #1 on the charts in 1965.
In 1972, Common, the American rapper and actor, was born.
In 2013, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected the new pope, taking the papal name Pope Francis.
And Captain America: The Winter Soldier, starring Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson, premiered in Los Angeles in 2014.
On Sat, April 1, there will be a cornhole tournament at noon. It will be at 1912 State Street, Alton, IL (next to Johnson’s Corner).
Registration will be at 11am, and practice goes from 11am-12pm.
All ages are welcome to play!
There will also be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams.
This event is a fundraiser for after grad 2017, so please come out and support it!
Megyme’s Senior Crew
Megyme is looking for five Alton High 2018 Seniors for a Promotional video and photos.
The Senior Crew will receive a free senior photo session plus any photos that are taken for Promotional use.
Anyone who applies will receive 15% off basic or full senior photo session.
Apply for Megyme’s senior crew at: MeganFairless.com/seniorcrew
IT IS TIME TO SIGN UP FOR AP TESTS! Please see Mrs. Lehman in Bookkeeping to pay and sign up. Any other questions or financial hardship, please see Mrs. Williams in guidance.
Battle of the Schools Trivia Night
On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the RiverBend Growth Association is holding a young adults trivia night at East Alton-Wood River High School.
Tables will be $80 each.
This trivia night is a fundraiser for nonprofit organizations such as the American Cancer Society and the Nature Institute.
Come on out and support this great cause!
From the Library
If you are participating in the Abraham Lincoln Read for a Lifetime program, voting is now open! In order to vote, you must have read at least four books from the reading list. Voting will end on March 15th.
Save the Date
Alton Athletic Association 19th Annual Golf Tournament is May 12, 2017 at Spencer T Olin Golf Course
For any questions email: [email protected]
We would like to thank all of you AHS students for watching
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