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Using a rubric, creative writing teacher Renee Quaife grades the TED Talks while students present.

[Photo] Students Turn Creative Writing Assignment Into TED Talks

December 18, 2020

Using a rubric, creative writing teacher Renee Quaife grades the TED Talks while students present.

Science teacher Amber Kimbrell accepts the 2020 Madison County Teacher of the Year award.

Ten Questions With Teacher of the Year Amber Kimbrell

December 18, 2020

CC. How did it feel to get Teacher Of The Year? Mrs. Amber Kimbrell: I was really surprised. When Mr. Shaw was naming the qualities of the person chosen to be Sparkman’s Teacher of the Year, I leaned...

New Calendar Update Includes Multiple E-Learning Days

New Calendar Update Includes Multiple E-Learning Days

November 13, 2020

E-learning days have been decided for the dates Nov. 4, Dec. 2 and Dec. 9. The purpose of such is to lessen the workload of instructors as they are teaching both remote and traditional students this...

Media Center Makes Changes To Appeal To Students

Media Center Makes Changes To Appeal To Students

February 27, 2020

Numerous modifications have been put into action this school year, but one unexpected area just got a revamp. Not only did the media center obtain a new librarian, but it also received long-awaited new...

Changes To Prom Bring Exciting Experience

Changes To Prom Bring Exciting Experience

February 21, 2020

The prom is an annual event, however, this year, there are a few firsts. The date for the prom has been set for April 25 at the Athletic Club Alabama. This is the first time in over 20 years that the...

Taking the ball to the hoop, coach Nathan Nelson tries to draw a foul.

Annual Faculty, Student Basketball Game Raises Funds for Make a Wish

February 5, 2020

With the whoosh of a ball and rapid tapping of shoes, the basketball game between the faculty and students took place once again.  “The student/faculty basketball game has become an annual tradition...

Seven Veterans Honored At Today's Assembly

Seven Veterans Honored At Today’s Assembly

November 4, 2019

With Veteran’s Day around the corner, the annual Veteran’s Day assembly was held in honor of courageous veterans.    On Nov. 4, the history club with sponsor Erin Coggins introduced seven...

Calhoun college representative assists senior Parker Barlow in applying to their school. Students were given multiple options to apply.

Seniors Participate In Event To Further Their Futures

October 31, 2019

With anticipation about senior portraits, last football games and cap and gowns, college is something that can be easily overshadowed.  On Oct. 30, every senior had the chance to apply to the college...

Top 10 Riddles For Spooky Season

Top 10 Riddles For Spooky Season

October 21, 2019

  Two girls ate dinner together. They both ordered iced tea. One girl drank them very fast and had finished five in the time it took the other to drink just one. The girl who drank one died while...

New Exam Exemption Policy Is Put Into Action

New Exam Exemption Policy Is Put Into Action

September 24, 2019

After a year of exam exemption, students will have new rules for  this year’s exams.  The original policy stated if the grade was an A, the student can be absent for three days. If the grade was...

Top 10 Things To Do If You Do Not Attend Friday's Football Game

Top 10 Things To Do If You Do Not Attend Friday’s Football Game

September 10, 2019

Hang out with friends   Have some fun with your friends! Do crazy things or even just chillax.    Make a pillow fort   Try making a pillow fort and be in your own little utopia. Make...

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