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Haunted House and Carnival at AHS

October 29, 2015 by Rosealee Hoffman

Looking for a Local THRILL this HALLOWEEN?

On October 31st the Aledo Theatre Department and Leading Ladies invite you to enjoy a Haunted House and Carnival from 5-9 pm.

Prepare for Carnival Games, Food, Prizes, and Haunted House!

See you at the high school auditorium and courtyard, if you DARE. All ages welcome!

Tickets will be sold for $1, admission to the haunted house is five tickets.

Bearcat Regiment advances to state

October 27, 2015 by Rosealee Hoffman

Yesterday, the Aledo High School Bearcat Regiment was one of five bands to advance from a field of 25 to the UIL State Marching Competition in San Antonio next week. Other area bands advancing were Frisco Centennial High School, NRH Birdville High School, Frisco Wakeland High School and Fort Worth Southwest High School.

(photo courtesy of Chris Davis)

AHS football game kickoff moved up to 6 p.m.

October 23, 2015 by Rosealee Hoffman

Aledo High School has announced that tonight's Oct. 23 football game vs. Burleson will now begin at 6 p.m.

All parent night activities schedule for Oct. 23 are being moved to the Nov. 6 football game.

Bearcat Alley has also been moved to the Nov. 6 game.

Night at the Pops set May 22-23

May 15, 2015 by Randy Keck

The Aledo High School Band program will present its popular Night at the Pops concerts at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, May 22-23 at the Aledo High School Auditorium.

The theme for this year's Night at the Pops Concert is the music of Universal Studios and Disney. Performances will feature the AHS Band, AHS Colorguard, AHS Choir and other very special guests. Donations will be accepted at the door.
Night at the Pops is a production that has wonderful music, lights, explosions, costumes, acting, magic, video, audience participation, dancing and just fun entertainment. Seating is limited so show up early.

Cheer on those Bearcats

December 18, 2014 by Phil Major

There’s a kick-off to state pep rally after final exams Friday, Dec. 19, at 1 p.m. in the Aledo High School gym. Everyone is welcome to attend. Bring family, friends and neighbors to cheer the Aledo Bearcats on to victory. Wear your favorite orange and black spirit shirts and be prepared to cheer on the team.

Ladycats earn trip to state tournament with win over Granbury

November 15, 2014 by Phil Major

By Tony Eierdam
Sports editor
Trailing two games to one to rival Granbury in a regional final volleyball match in Abilene, the Aledo Ladycats rallied to take the next two games to win the match in five games and earn a trip to the Class 5A state volleyball tournament next week in Garland.

The Ladycats fell 28-26 in the opening game but squared the match with a 25-20 win in game two.

Granbury took game three, 25-19, to put pressure on the Ladycats as the Lady Pirates led 2-1 in games.

With the pressure on, the Ladycats followed with their strongest game of the match.

Aledo jumped out to a 13-5 lead and cruised to a 25-15 win to tie the match at 2-2.

AHS class schedule pickup announced

July 28, 2014 by Phil Major

Aledo High School class schedule pickup dates are as follows:
Aug. 20, 1 p.m. – Seniors
Aug. 21, 9 a.m. – Juniors
Aug. 21, 1 p.m. – Sophomores
Students must bring proof of residency with them. The accepted proof of residency is the latest utility bill (gas, water or electricity) only. If the student cannot obtain one of these items, they are encouraged to contact the counselors’ office at 871-441-5170. Class schedules will not be handed out without this proof. Students on the missing book list will also need to bring the book (or payment) to receive their schedule.

AHS Graduation

June 8, 2014 by Randy Keck

More than 320 diplomas were awarded Sunday night during Aledo High School's Commencement Exercises at Mansfield ISD's Center for the Performing Arts. Check the June 13 issue of The Community News for full coverage and photos, as well as our annual Salute to Seniors section.

Aledo advances to state softball championship

May 30, 2014 by Phil Major

Aledo defeated Buda Hay 6-5 Friday afternoon to advance to Saturday's state championship softball game.
The Ladycats will face Ennis, an 8-7 winner over Barbers Hill, at 1 p.m. Saturday in Austin.

Aledo High color guard sets tryouts

April 18, 2014 by Phil Major

The award-winning Aledo High School Colorguard, part of the Bearcat regiment, is holding tryouts for new members, for students in grades 8-11.
Tryouts are April 21, 22 and 24. Times are 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the 21st and 22nd and 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the 24th at the high school band hall.
Wear comfortable clothes, no denim.
Contact Junior Marquez at 817-657-2899 with any questions.

Sports Calendar

Monday, February 8

  • AHS vs. Mansfield Legacy Scrimmage at AHS;

    JV- 4 p.m.

    Freshman- 6 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Mansfield Legacy Scrimmage; 4 p.m.

  • AHS JV Ladycats at Crowley; 6 p.m.

  • AHS JV at Crowley; 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, February 9

  • AHS at Burleson;

    Varsity- 6:30 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

    9th A- 8 p.m.

  • AHS Ladycats at Burleson;

    Varsity- 8 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

    9th- 6:30 p.m.

  • AHS Ladycats scrimmage at Mansfield Legacy;

    Varsity- 6:15 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity Ladycats vs. Burleson at AHS; 6 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Burleson at AHS; 7:45 p.m.

Friday, February 12

  • AHS vs. Granbury at AHS;

    Varsity- 6:30 p.m.

    JV- 5 p.m.

    9th A- 5 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Birdville HS Tournament; all day

  • AHS Varsity Ladycats at Granbury; 6 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Granbury; 7:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 13

  • AHS at Lake Dallas Scrimmage;

    JV- 4 p.m.

    Freshman- 12 p.m.

  • AHS Ladycats Scrimmage vs. Weatherford at AHS;

    Varsity- 12:30 p.m.

    JV- 11 a.m.

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