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A Race To The Finish

A Race To The Finish

Gianna Chiappetta, Tom Tom Staff

May 18, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

Antioch Upper Grade School hosted its eighth annual warrior mile, on May 4, 2018. The day consisted of all grade levels, 6-8, running a mile  through Tiffany Farms competing for the best time. "I sprinted in the beginning and lost all my energy,” sixth grader Miranda Gomez said. “[My friend,...

E. coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce Claims First Victim

E. coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce Claims First Victim

Alexandra Rapp, Assistant Digital Director

May 10, 2018


Filed under National and World News, News

The strain of the bacteria E. coli that is spread via romaine lettuce has killed its first victim in what has become a large outbreak that covers 25 states and has struck around 121 victims. The Department of Public Health of California confirmed a resident has died from the illness linked to contaminated lettuce but c...

Antioch Exhibit Kicks Off Car Show Season

Antioch Exhibit Kicks Off Car Show Season

Jessica Lamberty, Senior Editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

Over 100 vintage and sports cars were displayed on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in the bimonthly car exhibition at the Antioch Shopping Plaza parking lot near the Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store in downtown Antioch. Operations Manager, Ron Horton expects the exhibit to grow throughout the summer, as the weather g...

Pre-Prom Assembly Promotes Safety and Prevention

Jessica Lamberty, Senior Editor

May 4, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

This Thursday, May 3rd, ACHS held a pre-prom assembly to prepare and inform students of the dangers of underaged drinking for the upcoming dance next Saturday, March 12, 2018. The two guest speakers, Doctor Howard Cooper and Doug Petit, spoke about their experiences with drug and alcohol abuse and h...

SBN Investigates: School Violence & Safety

SBN Investigates: School Violence & Safety

Andrew Hare

May 3, 2018


Filed under *Sequoit Media Highlights, News, Sequoit Broadcast Network, Uncategorized, Videos

When the mass shooting happened at Stoneman Douglas on February 14th, students across the nation were stunned. We were confused. We were saddened. We were horrified. When we returned to school the following morning, we were encouraged to talk about the shooting and its surrounding issues in our classes....

The Improvised Shakespeare Company at Writers Week 2018

Emily Higgins, Tom Tom Staff

April 5, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

With the theme of performance storytellers for today’s writers week, Improvised Shakespeare Company visited Antioch and performed an on-spot show in front of the 5th hour english students. The group showed students how the acting is done with a two act scene using the crowds ideas and emotion as a s...

Second City Takes on Writers Week 2018

Jadda Pope, Tom Tom Staff

April 5, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

Writers Week is a week during which special actors and writers from different companies come and inspire Antioch students. The different talks about developing skills with writing and acting taught the students a lot. One outstanding performance from Second City, an improv troupe located in Chicago. Sec...

Writer’s Week 2018 Continues: Julie Halpern

Writer’s Week 2018 Continues: Julie Halpern

Alexandra Johnson, Tom Tom Staff

April 5, 2018


Filed under News, School News

Author Julie Halpern joins Antioch Community High School on the second day of Writer’s Week: Traditional storytellers. Native to the Chicago suburbs, Julie was a librarian before she became a stay-at-home mom and an author. She has two children and a husband who is also an author as well as an...

Andrew Smith at Writers Week 2018

Jessica Nettgen, Photo Coordinator

April 4, 2018


Filed under Local and Community News, News

Every year, Antioch Community High School  invites authors, poets, improv groups and musical talent to perform and talk to students during their english classes. The week serves as a nice break from reality for students after returning from spring break. Andrew Smith joined ACHS students this Tuesd...

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