Alliance High School - Bulldog Yearbook (Alliance, NE)

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Opening Fine Arts Activities 2 12 32 Alliance Sports 48 High School 100 West 14th Alliance Academics 1 74 Nebraska Classes Ads Closing 94 134 174 The 1982 Bulldog Volume XXIX Opening 11982 Unveils Numerous, Essential The place was Alliance High School. The time was 1982, a year when the time for change was seen by the administration. Change became the key word for the entire school system, beginning at the top with a revamping of the administrative structure, itself. Expanding from that were other "news.” A fund-raising policy for all school organizations, an indepth truancy policy and a new varsity football and basketball coach were just a few of the obvious changes. Found in the middle of all this newness were the students themselves, who were forced to adjust to the different people and procedures. Yes, 1982 debuted as a "Turnabout" at AHS. Leading the team through the victory line after half time are cheerleaders Eden Edwards and Laurie Hatzenbuhler. Displaying her "I Love Monday's" look, Mrs. Yost "gets away from it all” while reading her newspaper. Showing their school spirit. Mrs. Yost's third period study hall With different levels of art, students are able to express poses while getting their picture taken. themselves through their ability. 2Turnabouts at Alliance High School Alliance High and It's 650 students experience a "Turnabout” during the 1982 school year. Using every muscle, Greg Carter pushes himself to get through the last station during weight training. Frustration overtakes Marci Edminster in her attempt to meet an upcoming "Spud" deadline. Teamwork is a necessity during all school activities. Brett Maze demonstrates his uncontrollable excitement, as the 3:17 bell rings, ending another day. 3Favorite Favorite Food Car ! 1. Pizza 1. Corvette 2. Tacos 2. Trans-Am j 3. Steak 3. Porsche Favorite Teacher 1. Mr. Stout 2. Mr. Trenkle 3. Mrs. Yost Many people follow the "In" style, as shown by Jill Klrchner and Lola Gonzales. Western wear and straight "leg" baggies are very popular. Alliance's new McDonald's quickly becomes a tavorite place to eat, especially by high school students during the lunch hour. Favorite Movie 1. “Stripes” 2. “Endless Love” 3. “Blue Lagoon” Favorite Solo Artist 1. Billy Squire 2. Pat Benatar 3. Kenny Rogers Favorite Fashion 1. Blue Jeans 2. Tee Shirts 3. Current Style 4 Student LifeStudent Favorites Reflect the Times "Stripes" Is rated the number one movie of the Journey, REO, Pat Benatar and .38 Special are just a few of the year by the student body. most listened to albums of the year. Whether it's movies, music, parties or just being with friends, entertainment plays an important part in student life. A poll was conducted with different "favorites,” and all the students at AHS had the opportunity to answer it. Because of the many different answers, only the top three were used in each catagory. It was found that students' personalities reflected the type of entertainment they enjoy. Some “favorites” have remained the same for many years. Many types of dress have re- mained popular, such as jeans, which range from the basic Levis, to $50 designer jeans. Food is another "favorite” that hasn't changed much over the years. Pizza topped the list by a large margin, with tacos coming in second. During the lunch hour, many AHS students can be found at numerous fast food establishments in town. With today’s easy-going society, students have the opportunity to express their ideas at home and at school. Favorite Favorite Favorite Band Party Place T.V. Show 1 AC DC !; 2. REO : 3. Journey jj 1. Blowout 2. Butchers’ 3. Home 1. Mash 2. Dukes of Hazzard 3. Magnum P.l. Student Life 5“Commercials” Highlight Homecoming While not a prize-winner, the DECA float clearty follows the original idea of “The Roach Motel." Senior Gail Hashman portrays the part ot a roach, while Senior Dana Daniels takes charge of operating the extra large Raid can. Senior running back Lance Tolstedt gains yardage on his way toward a touch down. An unexpected visit is made by the North Platte cheerleaders at the Homecoming pep rally. "Commercials of the 80’$” emerged as the theme for the 1981 Homecoming. The traditional hall decorating competition was won by the seniors, with the freshmen in a close second. Spirit week consisted of such days as Clash Day, T-Shirts and Sweats Day. and Blue and White Day. A pep rally and the coronation of the royalty on Friday preceded the parade down Box Butte Avenue. The best overall float was awarded to the Choir; the most original went to Stu Co; and the Junior Class was recognized for staying with the Homecoming theme. Highlighting the week were the volleyball and football contests against North Platte. The football team took on an emotional encounter, having dedicated their game to the memory of Rock Morris, a former Bulldog. The team lost in the final minutes with a heartbreaking score of 21-22. The week's events ended with the Homecoming Dance. Nearly 100 couples attended. The traditional decorating of the halls helps boost the Homecoming spirit for the entire school. 6 Homecoming A rekindling of an old AHS tradition, the burning of the ••A", is held in the North High parking lot on Thursday evening. While the crowd Is small due to rain, the enthusiasm of the fans still runs high. Shelly Heckman and her date. Pat Matthews, enjoy the music played by "Bold Lightning.” Deb Zurn spikes the ball to the opponent as her teammates wait for the return. 1981 Homecoming Royalty: Second Attendants John Magdaleno and Kay Butzine, King Lance Tolstedt and Queen Chris Beiber. First Attendants Roger Hansen and Deb Brass. The high school marching band adds their own touch of spirit to the Homecoming Pa rade Homecoming 7World Turnabouts Dominate in 1982 McDonald's and the "Big Mac Attack" has finally hit Alliance, to the delight of students who can't stand school lunches. Darcy Henderson cruises by the non-smoking demonstration set up on November 19, 1981, by the American Lung Association. The year was filled with riots, protests, and strikes, from the British riots and the Irish hunger strikes of the summer, to the Professional Air Traffic Controllers strike here at home. Polish Solidarity leaders were arrested, and Poland was placed under martial law when the govermnent declared a state of emergency in December. Hunger continued as the Catholic Church entered Into the political arguments only to start a chain of world-shocking events. After a six million dollar oil and filter change, the space shuttle Columbia was off to space again, only to be cut short due to a faulty solar battery. It was the second flight of the shuttle and a third Is being planned in the near future. The Rubik’s Cube has not only hit the halls of Alliance High, but it also has Chip Potmesil's brain scrambled as he tries to solve It. September was an important month for Sandra Day O'Connor and women all over America, as she was appointed the first woman Supreme Court Justice by President Reagan. Newlyweds Prince Charles and Lady Diana announced they are expecting an heir to the royal throne in June. Anwar Sadat, the peace-loving leader of Egypt, was gunned down during one of his many parades for world peace. 8 Current EventsWith two choices for the school bond—a new high school building or on addition to the present one—Alliance voters de feated the bond Issue for the third time. County Clerk Grace Mote and Juanita Whetzal count ballots. The world of entertainment suffered many losses this year with the tragic deaths of Natalie Wood, William Holden, Jack Albertson and Paul Lynde. Even though the entertainment world had Its losses, they also had highlights during the year. The Rolling Stones started their 1981 tour in August, which grossed over 50 million dollars. Rumor has it the tour will be their last. Simon and Garfunkel reunited after 11 years to perform for a benefit for New York City’s Central Park. The event drew over half a million people. Along with these block-busting concerts, local fans traveled to Denver and Rapid City to see their favorite groups. Soap opera fans witnessed the greatest wedding of daytime TV. The wedding of General Hospital's Luke and Laura drew raving reviews, which prompted a guest appearance by Eliza beth Taylor. John Lennon, killed a year ago, is still remembered and will continue to inspire all genera tlons for years to come. Despite the setbacks of 1981 and 1982, Hollywood will continue to entertain. Sandra O’Connor Takes Place On Supreme Court Rmgan'. Rx fur Economy Solidarity Is Called Counter-Revolutlonary' 'J : ' Hinckley Pleads Not Guilty Admission Fu. AHS Concerts school Bond issue' To The 13-Count Indictment |S Approved By Board Of Ed b U.S. Warns Soviets Reagan Sees ‘Hard Times' For Few Months Drug abuse is ga Against Interference Voters Say No To School Bonds 206 student mkkjaoociim Ayatollah Urges Iran’s Publishers Enr0,ted Clogged Filter Calls Halt To Counter ‘Barbarian’ Image To Launch II Countdown Senate Approval Of AWACS Jobless Increase .AnwarSadat Assassination Is Balanced By The President Expected Before Triggers Precious Israel Flights Over Saudi Economic Spurt V Att 'KmVrobJd n'Have Been Occuring Often h Domestic Oil Stock Rise To A Slip Wt 0 0 VII-AI » • AUV METAL '•J ada To Pron e Death Plot Exists i"SZ ZiZ i crjffcr Tax Cut Women more popular in service Lennon Memories Still P werful a ear Later ifThings Can Go Wrong Pathologists Report on Oswald AK Thww Complex Machine Cohimbi Puts Fears to Rest — Or D cslt? ToPom.Socth .. •« » routalcd Collimblfi Nni'ChmcTnratt Tw.. l«ith m i»»i FirTnIVMd „ »d Gambling Polish Students Set To Strike780 More Arrests -pAt 91 Of Their Universities At Diablo Canyor 'irpartoffM ! iv .‘J-t: Reagan Ponders U.S. Army faeces many changes; Khadaf ’ Challenges U.S Plot Exists Ubs ,, mrrl in I imZtm 3? JsPcrfcct on Return Current Events 9Variety in Dances Gets Students Chris Belber and Marcl Edmlnster, on a "weekend furlough." show us the lighter side of the army. Senior "Coneheod" Gail Hashman works In the concession stand at the Halloween Dance. When it comes to school activities, dances were one of the most popular. DECA'S Halloween Dance attracted almost 200 people, many of whom displayed their personality with a colorful costume. Music was provided by "Max.” Another activity this year was the “Western Days Celebration" in November. These two days consisted of activities such as a "Root Beer Drinking Contest," with Scott Littlejohn and Teena West taking first place in their respective categories; the “Cow Chip Throwing Contest,” won by Todd Sampson; and the Western Hoedown on Friday night. Country music was played between classes, as well as before and after school, and many students and faculty members wore western apparel. So with varied types of dances and activities, each student had the opportunity to become a part of student life. Mike Foos and Shawn Adams took first place In the costume contest as the "Fruit of the Loom" Grapes. 10 DancesMore Involved in School Activities Mr. Reno, debating on what to do with his cowchlp. explains the rules of the "chip throwing contest." After a hard day of "herding." Jim "Cisco Kid” Kuehn and Steve "Poncho” Nelson take a quick break before "chowtime." A large crowd of people gather around the contestants at the "rootbeer drinking contest” to witness the winning time. Chugging his rootbeer against the clock. Jim Fuller gives it his all. Marilyn Clark. David Adamson and Lorlie Burney display their western attire at the "hoe down." Dances 11Fine Arts Fine Arts—the expressing of moods, the telling of stories and the singing of songs. It makes no difference whether it is on framed canvas, in a deep base voice, in an affectionate love scene on a spotlighted stage, or In a back room where a musician Is practicing for long hours. The fine arts change, shifting with the onset of each new mood. Yes, there are turnabouts. A simple, breezy ballad can In a split second turn Into a tumultlng, barrelling, thrashing, crashing final stanza. Fine Arts is the expression of all people throughout this hurried macrocosm. Fine Arts Is a universal language, a unity of life in Its many facets. Fine Arts is the turnabout of every creative mood. 12 Fine Arts DivisionThe Theatre Department s Fall Comedy ‘Arsenic and Old Lace" is Junior Majorette Kris Gratf "steps to the beat" dur- one of the best productions in recent AHS Theatre history. ing the band’s Homecoming halftime show. “Peace in the Valley" Well, I’m tired and so weary, but I must travel on. Til the Lord comes to call me away. There the flowers will be blooming, and the grass will be green, and the skies will be clear and serene. The sun ever shines giving warm endless beams and no cloud will there ever be seen. There will be peace in the valley for me, someday. No more sorrow or sadness or trouble will be. There will be peace in the valley for me. We remember Rock Morris (76), James Balderson (75) and Rob Haslow ( 80). 14 Fine Arts Performing the National Anthem at halftime is the quartet of John Harris, Rex Laughlin, Wendy Lyster and Kirk Peterson.Displayed in Creative Arts The Fine Arts of AHS consisted of six major areas: concert choir, concert band, swing choir, stage band, art, and dramatics, each of which contributed their own individual idea. In organizations where there needed to be a group effort, teamwork was used. In an organization where the show was done by one actor, that individual contributed his own ideas, acted his own part, and set his own moods. But no matter what the size of "East Coast" girl Lizz Burkhart invites the audience to join in with the group was the final outcome was at the Swing Choir in the popular tune, "California Girls." ways one Of grace, beauty, and Skill. One of the most traditional ol the fine arts, oil painting, is colorfully demonstrated by Art Four senior Susan Vaughn. Moods Creative arts are expressions of moods; of individuals feeling the pulse of life. Some in a dreamlike revere and others in fluffy clouds and tall, green grass. And sometimes turning to the clarity of harsh reality; facing depression, rejection, failure, and often death. But always in a mood of that special moment; of birth, love, or a simple smile of happiness. All these items culminate to bring on the creative urge. Author Unknown Rex Laughlin, Ralph Gonzalez, Ray Berry, Rod Bauer. John Harris, Kris Graff, and Mark Jensen, better known as "Climax." play "Rocky," enroute to a first place finish in the talent show. Fine Arts 15Band Diversification Produce Sophomore Polly Abbott expresses the joys of being an AHS flag girl. John Harris on the bass guitar, Rod Bauer on the electric rhythm guitar, and Mark Jensen c the drums, composing the rhythm section of the AHS Stage Band, practice diligently for c upcoming public concert. Stage band, a twenty-one member select group, gave performances at various social events as well as school functions through the year. Directed by Mr. Norm Running, the AHS Marching Band kept the crowd entertained at home games. Out of town trips were limited to the Sidney Marching Competition on October 3 because of conflicting school events. The function of pep band is to keep adrenalin flowing in the crowd and the team. To further this goal, a select group was required to attend all basketball games. Although their number was decreased from three to two, this year's majorettes, Senior Marie Mason and Junior Kris Graff, did an excellent job of leading the musical groups. This year's eleven flag corp members provided a touch of color to half-time shows during both football and basketball games with snappy routines and dances. 1981-82 AHS Flag girls are: Angie Moore. Linda Fairba Lisa Davis, Katie Chouanard, Vesta Jo Curtiss. Lavon Kre, RaDona Zacher, Elissa Marshall, Wendy Krause, and Poll Abbott. 16 BandVlany Different Sounds .howlng their school spirit and dedication, some of the select Pep Band lembers help enliven a basketball game. 1981-82 majorettes are Head Majorette Marie Mason and Junior Majorette Kris Graff. Ilhe low brass section of the Alliance High School Double Blue Bulldog Band performs a rendition of the old favorite. "Turkey In ie Straw” during the Homecoming half-time show. Band 17High School Concert Band Underclassmen are very important in all school activities, and in this case. Freshman Steve Forney plays one of the band’s two tubas. Sophomore trombonist Ronald Kollars adds the one special, needed note to make the minor chord become a major. The clarinet, a woodwind invented in the lat ter 17th century by a German flute maker, gets its name from an Italian word "clarinteto.’’ (little clear one). Band director Norm Running places an emphasis on that important second best. 18 Concert BandHas a “Rubber Stamp” Year First trumpeters Rex laughlin and Pauline Schance, one of whom attended All-State Band, and both ot whom attended High Plains Band, seriously concentrate on their musical rhythm. Sophomore Jim Hertog, one of the school's two baritone sax players, shows little expression about the difficult music. The coronet or the trumpet, the most prominent in numbers and In quality and the oldest ot all brasses. Is the most popular instrument among all brass Instrumentalists. The AHS Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Norm Running, had a basic "rubber stamp" year, giving the traditional concerts in the fall, at Christmas, during which they gave a special one hour concert, during March for “Music in Our Schools Week", and the Pops Concert in May. The Band fared well at the District Music Contest in Scottsbluff, impressed many judges and prompted one to say, "AHS band may well have been the strongest overall band (concert) that was heard at the contest." They also returned to Alliance with many superior ratings. Director Norm Running, in his fourth year as the director of the AHS bands, came from Rocky Ford, Colorado, from a very prominent musical background. Running is an excellent pianist as well as a master clarinetist. He also plays various instruments, including trumpet, trombone, saxophone, and numerous stringed instruments. He introduced into the music curriculum a number of difficult pieces of music, including "Symphonic Dance No. 3," “A Nordic Trilogy,” and "Zaragoza." Concert Band 19“Arsenic and Old Lace” Brings Laughter, Johnathan and Dr. Einstein abduct a startled Elaine. Dressed in their Sunday best, Abby (Robin Sampson) and Mortimer (Barry Lamb) discuss Johnathan's forthcoming departure. Elaine, portrayed by Angle Moore, displays her affection tor her slightly unwilling fiance. Mortimer, played by Barry Lamb. Poisonous comedy and lethal laughter highlighted the Theatre Department's year in the form of the ever-popular production of "Arsenic and Old Lace,” which premiered on November 21 and 22. The main characters, Martha and Abby Brewster, a pair of darling old ladies, from the opening curtain, begin their crusade to rid the world of all the lonely old men by poisoning them with their own specially concocted brew of elderberry wine. Meanwhile, Mortimer, the sanest of the three insane nephews, and his over acting, forever loyal girlfriend Elaine, commit Teddy, the strange nephew, to the Happy Dale Sanitarium, thinking all the time that it was Teddy killing all of those innocent old gentlemen. Teddy, thinking that he’s fighting in the Spanish-American War, does the old ladies' dirty work by burying the victims, alias the yellow fever victims, in the cellar, alias the Panama Canal. 20 Fall PlayConfusion to the AHS Stage As Abby (Robin Sampson) soundly scolds Johnathan (Kent Pllhl) for his many transgressions, Martha (Kris Marghelm) and Dr. Einstein (Don McDonald) look on In consternation. Struggling valiantly despite her rather high heels, an innocent Angie Moore attempts to escape from the menacing grasp of a suspicious and very angry Kent Pllhl. Abby and Martha march down the stairs with righteous Indignation to confront Johnathan In the climax of the play's action. Confused? So were the five hundred plus people that attended the play In it's two night performances. But that just added to the already mad house, to make the play a near riot. As one rejoined the story, Johnathan, the third and final of the strange nephews, had just escaped from an Indiana prison and had come back to visit his aunts. He brought with him his cohort in crime, Einstein, a seedy med school flunkie whose specialties were "face lifts and plastic surgery." Johnathan and Einstein have brought with them their own dead body and before the scene ends, there are two dead bodies, five very confused tenants and an hysterical audience. As the mad cacophony drew to a close, the police got Involved and at the closing of the final curtain, the Brewster sisters attempt to run their death record to thirteen old gentlemen as they zero in on Mr. Witherspoon, the unsuspecting superintendent of the Happy Dale Sanitarium. Fall Play 21King Arthur, Round Table Come to Renewing an old acquaintance. King Arthur finds the old King Pellinore quite amusing and invites him to show his skills in a friendly chess game. Dancing, a very important and new feature added to the stage of AHS, is an artistic addition, with Sir Clarius. Sir Colgrevence, Sir Guillian. Sir Merlyn, Sir Castor. Sir Dinadan. Sir Bliant and their ladies. On May 5, 6, 8, and 9, 1982, Alliance audiences were taken back to the times of King Arthur and the Round Table, the time of ‘‘Camelot.” Camelot was this year's musical extravaganza. In this return to the medieval ages, the audiences were familiarized with the likes of King Arthur, King Pellinore, Sir Lancelot, Queen Guenevere, Mordred and the wild Fairy Queen, Morgan Le Fay. The play has been widely acclaimed throughout the world and received much of the same response in Alliance. Costs of production, (royalties, sets, costumes, salaries, etc.) were extraordinarily high. Major cast members were: John Harris, Angie Moore, Mike Galloway, Kris Margheim, John Reilly, and Scott Abbott. Overall production Director was Thomas G. Lauder. Senior John Reilly, who plays the part ot King Pellinore very well, Is an important part ot the AHS Theater. Dave Lawrence and Costume Designer Jerry Nyffler set the sound panel for the opening night s performance. 22 Spring Playthe Stage of Alliance High School King Arthur with Excaliber in hand, draws Lancelot du Lac into the brotherhood of Knighthood by investing him with the orders of chivalry. King Pellinore. a jovial old joker who wanders about in search of the Questing Beast, confers with his fuzzy sidekick, a dog named Horrid. Lizz Burkhart and Jerry Shannon work on an integral part of any play, the sets. Queen Guenevere s court watches fear fully as Sir Lancelot circles the jousting field in pursuit of Sir Dinadan. Spring Play 23Two Speakers Attend State Adrian Gonzalez and Marcy Edminster, teaming up on this year's O.I.D., "Lifeguards." work long, hard hours on perfecting voice inflection. Sophomore Angie Moore concentrates hard on that ever important first step needed on any speech team; that ot gathering and compiling ideas, better known as writing the introduction. The Alliance High Speech and Drama Team, under the direction of speech teacher. Miss Janet Swarthout, sent two members to the state contest in Kearney on April 3. They were Barry Lamm and Jeanne Sterner, both in the catagory of Original Public Address. This was Sterner’s first year on the team and Lamm's second. Duet Acting, comprised of seniors Maureen Kelly and Lisa Renteria, doing a cut from “The Secret Affairs of Mildred Wilde," missed a state berth by a mere one-half of a point. Other members of the team were Sandi Hall, Angie Moore, Marci Edminster, and the Oral Interpretation of Drama team, consisting of Lamm, Adrian Gonzalez, Michelle Forney, Edminster and Dawn Snyder, all of whom received excellent ratings, and Ralph Gonzalez and Jerry Shannon, both of whom received good ratings. The various areas of speaking that one could participate in were Original Public Address, Duet Acting, Informative Speaking, Oral Interpretation of Prose, Humorous Speaking, Oral Interpretation of Drama, (O.l.D.), Extemporaneous Speaking and Oral Interpretation of Prose. Duet actresses Lisa Renteria (Mildred) and Maureen Kelly (Helen) capture their audiences with a combination of brute force and mild sex appeal. 24 Speech Team“Trifles” Has Troubles at Districts The cast ot "Trifles", Tony Waybright, Angie Moore, Kris Margheim, Robin Sampson, and Barry Lamm, perform at dress rehearsal. Kris Margheim and Robin Sampson find that putting on makeup isn't all that it's built up to be. It takes lots of irritating practice and many contorted, disfigured faces. After finding the dead canary, Mrs. Hale and Mrs. Peters realize the truth behind the murder. The one act play, ‘'Trifles," under the direction of Miss Janet Swarthout, encountered rough roads on the way to district one act competition in Scottsbluff. While at districts, one of the two judges gave them a superior, while the other gave them a good rating. The group was rather disappointed, and afterward Miss Swarthout commented, "We did our best. I doubt I will direct another one act." The play was centered around the past murder of John Wright. His wife, Minnie, was sent to jail for supposed murder. A neighbor, Mr. Hale, alerted the county attorney and the sheriff. The rest of the story was based on a dead canary and how the local women banded together to help Minnie Wright. The dead canary found in a sewing kit, was the apparent motive for the murder. An interesting play by Susan Glaspell, It was found to be boring by the judges. One Act Play 25High School Art Classes The throwing on the wheel is one of the most difficult tasks facing an AHS art student. Senior Todd Bandel concentrates on his stoneware pot. Mr. Mannlein lectures Art I classes on the early history of art in Greece and Rome. Art Teacher Larry Mannlein. instructor for all art classes at AHS. often gets a laugh out of the many activities, and the people in his classes. Freshmen art. also known as Art I. is a very popular class and a wide variety of students sign up to take it. Ralph Gonzalez cleans up after a profitable day. 26 ArtOffer Something for Everyone Troy Hadeen, Jim Watson, Deb Zurn. and Brenda Powell experiment with high tire glazes as part ot an Art IV assignment. Shane Thompson, a student in Art I, carves down the edges of his slab pot before putting on the tinishing touches. Seniors Deb Zurn and Crls Cox work on the difficult task of forming clay into a model of the human head in Art IV. Art classes were created to bring art to everyone. Art I was created to offer a basic introduction to the arts. Art II specialized in adapting and improving the creative skills. Art III focused on the serious student with drawing, painting, pottery, and sculpture. Art IV. designed for seniors considering careers in art after graduation, focused on style. One of the new projects in art this year was a display of artists' work in the glass case outside the office. This not only gave the students a chance to exhibit their art but also allowed their fellow students and teachers to view their work. Art 27Wayne State Music Clinic The 1981-82 choir officers and representatives are: Joann Balderson, Lezlie Adams. Rhonda West. Mike Galloway. Lavon Krejci. John Harris. Tom Lauder. Liz Burkhart, and Tammie Kistler. Music brings out many different responses and reactions in different people. Wayne Davis expresses the joyful side of music, and Mark Jensen shows the more serious and concentrated side of it all. Choir Director Thomas G. Lauder leads the Concert Choir in warm-ups before rehearsing music for an upcoming concert. c n Senior Peggy Thompson accompanies the mass choir during the piece. ‘Home Again.” 28 Concert ChoirFestival or BUST! Learning a new song can be difficult, but with a little concentration, it can be done as is demonstrated by the alto section. Tammie Kistler, Tonya Benda, and Linda Pebley work on "A Gaelic Blessing." Tenors Tom Beagle. Jeft Harris, and Ralph Gonzalez rehearse the chorus for the May 5 and 6 production of "Camelot." From the start of the year until March 16, AHS Concert Choir was what could be called “Wayne oriented." This was the second year that the choir made the 300 mile trek to the Wayne State Music Clinic Festival, under the direction of Wayne State College Choral Conductor Cornell Pumstead. The choir combined with fourteen other choirs from all over Nebraska, as well as Iowa, to form a mass choir and perform three previously selected numbers. The the single choirs each performed two numbers of their own to make for a very interesting clinic. From the beginning of the year, many fund raisers were held to help off-set the costs of the two-day event, including two sock hops, two car washes, a Vocal Music Department sponsored All School Talent Show, which a seven-member band calling themselves “Climax”, unanimously won, a garage sale, as well as introducing the $1.00 admission policy to all public concerts. In spite of and partially because of the day-to-day talk of Wayne, Concert Choir enjoyed its best success of recent years. Supported by a strong bass section, a very large tenor section, and complimented by a deep alto section and a well rounded soprano section, the group was able to do many more difficult and intricate works, which a few years ago would have been called impossible. The choir also enjoyed the experience of working as the supportive chorus in the spring musical, "Camelot.’’ Even though this was a new idea brought in by Director Tom Lauder, it appeared to go well. Concert Choir 29Many Shows Keep Swing Choirs Busy The singing groups came alive at AHS this year with an all new look and a dynamite sound. Under the driving direction of Mr. Thomas Lauder, the groups had perfection down pat. Yet as the old addage goes, “there's always room for improvement." Choralettes, a select group of ten freshmen girls, were busy early in the year performing at various local shows as well as three concerts for the public. Swing Choir, on the other hand, was strongly senior based and spent most of the first semester in the classroom rehearsing for the real thing. But in December the ball got rolling when the class began giving performances for the public as well as small groups. Swing choir, better known as Blue Persuasion, were attired to fit their name. With the guys in casual gray crushed corduroy slacks and Oxford blue shirts, completed with suspenders, top hat, and bow tie, and the girls in two-toned blue wrap around dresses, they fit the name well, originally thought of by former director and founder, Mrs. Deb Dowling. Attired in rouge red dresses and heart warming smiles, members ot the select freshmen group called Choralettes are Jolinda Sydow, Lezlie Adams, Maria Vasquez, Melody Pebley, Wendy Walsh, Lori Bearden, Lori West, Dee Dennon, Natalie Schmitz. Pam Appleyard, and Carla Henderson. Blue Persuasion altos Vicki Hoff, Tina Wodke, Chanda Behm, Linda Pebley and Lori Clark take their audience to a world where dreams come true “Out on the Edge of Beyond." Senior Mark Jensen, a versatile drummer for various high school and local musical groups, shows the camera his very best side. 30 Swing ChoirHard Work Brings Rewards to Arts Students This year’s outstanding artists include: Tina Wodke, Kris Margheim, Jim Harger, Vicki Jedlicka, Susan Edgerton, Angie Moore, Mike Moscrip, Eden Edwards. Jackie Chouanard, Carrie Marx. Shane Thompson. Paul Manuel. Sarah Lewis. Brian Mahnke. Randy Coleman. Rod Vaughn. Blake Mahnke. and Chris Panwitz. Rex Laughlin. recipient ot this year’s John Phillip Sousa Award and John Harris, winner ot the National Choral Award, also given out annually, represent the very best ot the AHS music program. Musicians representing Alliance in All-State, Hastings. and High Plains Honor groups are: John Har ris, Rex Laughlin. Tom Lauder. Jeff Harris. Pauline Schance. Rhonda West. Chris Rose. Angie Moore. Peggy Thompson. Joann Balderson, Mike Galloway. John Magdaleno, Kris Rask, and Roy Schnell. A new award this year is the outstanding choral supporters given to Mr. and Mrs. Jim Graff. Fine Arts Honors 31Activities Some members keep their club so strong, while others join just to belong. Some dig right in . . . some serve with pride; some go along just to do their share, while some lay back and just don't care. Some always pay their dues ahead . . . some get behind for months instead. Some do their best . . . some build... some make . . . some lag behind . . . some let things go . . . some never help their club to grow. Some drag . . . some pull . . . some don’t . . . some do . . . Consider . . . Which of these are YOU? This was the thought of all club members, as they walked down the hall to their various activities. Whether it was before school, during homeroom, or at lunch, the school was always busy with meetings. Activities ranged from Student Council sponsoring Western Days and Freak Week, to AFS bringing Ton Coenen from the Netherlands. Even though the clubs kept the same names, there was a continuous turnabout in ideas due to a change in membership. Clubs, despite the many changes, will always play a major role in the activities of AHS. 32 Activities Division hur ouvs Gardes Yliqht Tu«day, tfVrch 9 1:00-9:30 rrio!fi .fbcposL fyom '1.00- Acjrv |V!»tor ,3S C ' V. t i r r P r1StuCo on the Go in ’82 Student Council members were busy this year organizing activities to keep the student body of Alliance High busy. These many activities Included a Western Days Celebration, which was topped off by a Western Days Dance. A benefit “necking dance” was held to raise money for the surgery of Gary Stairs, Jr. Students were charged admission according to the length of their neck. A Christmas Movie Extravaganza was held before students went on vacation. The movie shown was HOOPER, starring Burt Reynolds, and the choirs sang Christmas carols. Computer dating hit AHS when StuCo handed out questionaires to be filled out In order to find one's 10 most compatible mates. Throughout the year, Stuco was on the go, involving the school in many activities, such as dances and contests. Mr. Dick Stephens buys his free throw ticket from Freshman Lezlie Adams. Junior representatives are Mary Doherty and Adrian Gonzalez. Senior representatives are Kim Hubbard, Erin Edwards, and Jenny Wegner. Sophomore representatives are Kay Wildy, Candace Gaswick, and Polly Abbott. Officers are President Tom Adams, Secretary Jill Kirchner, Vice President John Stull, and Treasurer John Harris. Freshmen representatives and alternates are: Lezlie Adams, Jami McFall, Joe Bowen, and Carla Henderson. 34 StuCoCheerleaders Liven Up School Spirit; JV’s Added Expressions vary as the varsity squad cheers on a wrestler during a home match. Varsity cheerleaders are: Kim Hubbard. Michele Erickson, Betsy Simpson, Laurie Hatzenbuhler, Janet Engel, and Eden Edwards. The cheerleaders started out their season early this year by attending a National Cheerleaders Association camp at Chadron State College In early June. Besides having just six varsity cheerleaders, a junior varsity squad of five was added this year. The varsity cheerleaders were Eden Edwards, Ja net Engel, Michele Erickson, Laurie Hatzenbuhler, Kim Hubbard, and Betsy Simpson. Maria Davis, Candy Dennon, Jody Joggers, Collete Jones, and Kris Margheim made up the junior varsity squad. The cheerleaders were only required to cheer at home games and were sponsored by Miss Alice Greve and Mrs. Sherry Yost. Junior varsity cheerleaders are: Collete Jones, Candy Dennon, Maria Davis. Kris Margheim, and Jody Jaggers. The cheerleaders add enthusiasm as they perform the school song at a pep rally prior to Districts. The Bulldog. Dee Dee Deines, along with cheerleaders Maria Davis and Jody Jaggers, adds spirit to home games. Cheerleaders 35A-Club Has a Slow but Productive Year A-Club officers include: President George Moss, Vice President John Magdaleno. Sergeant at Arms Lance Tolstedt. and Secretary Liz Burkhart. The A-Club logo, which can be seen above the concession stand, is colorfully repainted during the year by A-Club members. A-Club members wait patiently for President George Moss to call an important meeting to order. George Moss and Kent Plihl take their turn working at the concession stand to help raise money. A-Club started out the year with 83 members. These letterwinners represented football, basketball, track, wrestling, volleyball, golf, and cross country. One of the main projects accomplished by A-Club was the purchase of new Olympic weights for the hip sled in the weight room. In order to raise money, the group ran a concession stand during basketball and wrestling seasons. A slave auction was sponsored by the Booster Club in March, in which members were auctioned off to the highest bidder. These slaves were then taken to their "master’s" house to do odd jobs. Sock hops and car washes were also held. All in all, this year has been very slow for the people in A-Club; however, with the number of active members returning next year, A-Club should have a productive year. 36 A-ClubSock Hops, Dances Aid Financial Crunch Chosen from various vocational groups, candidates for the Sweetheart Dance await the crowning of the king and queen. no PA V ih- Each week signs can be found throughout the halls announcing an upcoming sock hop. Because of the cutback of many funds, both clubs and classes had to find ways to raise money. The most popular money-raising projects were sock hops and dances. They not only raised money, but also gave students something to do on a Friday or Saturday night. Sock hops were split up between the groups and held after most sporting events. Usually records were played and a couple of times a disc jockey or the band "Max" provided the music. The Sweetheart Dance, sponsored by the vocational clubs, was held in February. Being one of the more important dances, a higher fee was charged and no jeans were allowed. Despite a varying attendance at these functions, the sock hops and dances still served a two-faced purpose—a necessary financial income for organizations and a sometimes much-needed release from the hectic pressures of the school week. Mark Valleio, singer tor the band "Max," dresses In his "Sunday best” (or the Sweetheart Dance. Sock Hops Dances 37FBLA Raises Money to Send Members to State Convention FBLA members celebrate the beginning of Christmas vacation with a pizza party during a regular meeting. Members are: Rick Davis, Lisa Haider, Dawn Shires, Lynna Spath, Kim Hubbard, Erin Edwards, Tammy Schnell, Lisa Pierce, Terri Ottaway, Jackie Chounard, Kris Rask, Janelle Daugherty, Kim Kepler, Marie Mason, Jill Kirchner, Brenda Vandeventer, Lori Clark, Brenda Powell, Joy Miner, Stella Taylor, Eden Edwards, Michelle Forney, and Tammie Kistler. FBLA officers are: Lori Clark, reporter: Rick Davis, parliamentarian; Eden Edwards, historian; Kris Rask, vice president; Brian Bowen, treasurer; Brenda Powell, secretary; and Marie Mason, president. Future Business Leaders of America was one of the most active clubs during the year at AHS. After the elections in the early fall, the eight officers attended a workshop in North Platte. At the workshop, state officers stressed the importance of parliamentary procedures and layed out the goals for the year for the FBLA chapters around the state. Throughout the year, the FBLA chapter kept busy with many money-making projects to raise enough money to send members to the state Going to state convention in Lincoln are: Lisa Haider, Lynna Spath, Kris Rask, Marie Mason, Jackie Chounard, Brenda Powell, and Brenda Vandeventer. convention in Lincoln. Members sold ads to local merchants for an ASCS farm-ranch handbook and sold candy-grams to students at Christmas. Fun activities included a pizza party in place of a regular meeting, a skating party with the other vocational clubs, sponsoring a sweetheart dance with the other vocational clubs, and held the homecoming coronation in October. Along with all of the fun activities planned throughout the year, the chapter spent many hours preparing for the state conference. 38 FBLADECA Has a Rewarding Year State qualifiers are: Brian Bowen, Wayne Davis, Sandy Hamilton. Gail Hashman, Ed Ditsch, Crls Cox, and Todd Bandel. Fred War Bonnett and Mike Galloway enjoy one of the many video games during fun and game night. Developing Future Leader for Marketing mrxi DittnbutiOn DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) was busy this year planning many activities. The club fun and games night, a Homecoming and Christmas pa rade entry, and a Christmas window contest for the downtown merchants. Students also worked with the Chamber of Commerce In the Tourism and Convention Committee. Promotional efforts included publicity for the special Olympics and the high school musical "Camelot.” Sales projects included selling milk at the Middle School, a calendar sales project before Christmas, and a raffle held in April. DECA has had a variety of social activities for the club members, including several pizza parties, and a Halloween and Christmas party. The club traveled to North Platte for a district com petltive workshop and to Lincoln for the DECA State Career Development Conference. Winners at this convention were scholarships to Brian Bowen and Kate Sherlock. Both Bowen and Sherlock received the Nebraska Vocational Education Grant; only three of these were given in the state. Bowen also received a National DECA Scholarship and placed second in the com prehensive restaurant management test. Wayne Davis was a finalist in the service station management and Todd Bandel took home a first place in the restaurant marketing management math test. Mrs. Pat Jones was the DECA sponsor. Members ot DECA are: Larry Husman, Boyd Lulow, Gail Hashman. Crls Cox, Brad Grier, Todd Bandel. Eric McCall. Lisa Furrow, Ed Ditsch. Wayne Davis, Kevin Richmeier, Mrs. Jones. Rosie Patino, Tina Hain, Sandy Hamilton, Ryan Hood, and Brian Bowen. DECA 39Thespian Troupe Swings Into Things Thespians has been one of the busier groups of the 1981-82 school year. Besides holding regular meetings, they started off the year with the fall initiation of seven new members. Tnespians has been very active in the community throughout the year. Some of their projects were helping with the fall play "Arsenic and Old Lace” and presenting a Children’s Theater for the Alliance Public Library's story hour. Other activities besides the community functions included out of town trips to Hyannis and Scottsbluff to see other high school productions and to attend a theater workshop. After getting back into the swing of things, the group completed its membership with the spring initiation of six members. Thespians will strive for improvement in the future. The most supportive and enthusiastic member ot Thespians is their president, Tony Waybright. Members of the Alliance High School Thespian Troupe 3146 are: Jennifer Wasserburger. Tony Waybright, Mary Doherty, Teena West. Angie Moore. Tonya Benda, and Kris Margheim. Thespian Sponsor Miss Janet Swarthout keeps things organized during the meetings. Teena West listens attentively to ideas being brought up at one of the regular meetings held on Tuesdays during homeroom. hespians 40 ThespiansArt Club Slowly Progresses to Individualism 1981-82 Art Club members: Jeanie Lloyd, loma Therrien, Kim Briggs, Cheryl Bork, Todd Bande;, Brenda Powell, Troy Hadeen, Morris Schefclk, Susan Vaughn, Cris Cox, Deb Zurn and Jim Watson. Showing the lighter side ot Art Club, Cris Cox attacks Deb Zurn from behind with clay-covered hands. Time and patience are required as Susan Vaughn works on her rather unusual-looking coil pot. Art Club, better known as Art IV, devoted the mo jorlty of their energies to a year of Individualized work, rather than group oriented functions. Because of the classroom work, Art Club projects were put aside until spring. The main project of the year was a mural painted on the outside wall of “Happy Dog." Money making projects also served to help pay the club’s way to Denver, where they toured the art museum. Lorna Therrien, Kim Briggs and Brenda Powell work on the project o( their choice during class time. Art Club 41FHA Expands to Serve the Community FHA is only one of the growing clubs in AHS. Its purpose is to inform people on current issues of health and nutrition for family and child development. The group went to district convention in Lincoln in the fall to learn about new findings and developments in the many areas of home economics. Going to state convention, competing In various activities, having the All-School Bake Off in the spring, and serving the community are just a few of the many traditional activities of the group. Try it! One can and will learn a lot! Officers are: Cindi Brown, vice president Joyce Doyle, secretary-treasurer. Not pictured is President Kathy Howell. 42 FHA Taking time out from her busy schedule to file pa pers is FHA Sponsor Mrs. Darlene Worm.Multiple Awards Are Earned By FFA Chapter FFA officers and sponsor Mr. Dave Johnson discuss plans for the Sweetheart Dance. Members of the Alliance Chapter of FFA kept busy traveling to various conventions and contests. Eight students competed In the Invitational FFA Livestock Judging Contest held in Hyannls. The senior team, consisting of Shawn Lore, Terl Walker, Lavon Krejci, and Sandi Hall, placed fourth overall. Representing the junior team were: Carla Henderson, Jonl Taylor, Bob Bush, and Jim Fuller. Individual winners were Lore, at fourth place; Walker, at fifteenth; Henderson, a third; and Taylor received a first. Other activities included a trip to Kansas City, Missouri, for the National FFA Convention. FFA also received a new advisor, Mr. Dave Johnson. FFA members also sold concessions at the home football games, held sock hops, and helped sponsor the Sweet heart Dance. By traveling to contests and learning in the classroom, these students have gained valuable experiences that will help them in their future careers In agriculture. Members of the Alliance Chapter of FFA show their supportive spirit while riding on their float entry during the Homecoming Parade. Displaying the junior team first place trophy won In Hyannis are: Shawn Lore, Bob Bush, Joni Taylor, Carla Henderson. Jim Fuller, and Teri Walker. FFA Officers are: Lavon Krejci, Vice President: Rod Bauer. Re porter: Shawn Lore, Treasurer; Jim Jelinek, Sentinel; Mark Ford, Nebraska Western Area Vice President; Tom Andrus, President; Janelle Daughtery, Parliamentarian; and Marilyn Clark, Secre tary. FFA 43Turnabout Exhibits the Year’s Changes; Early in the year, Annual Staff Advisor Miss Pat Way methodically checks over a practice layout assignment. Diligently working toward their March deadline are division editors Kris Margheim and Brenda Powell. Working frantically to meet a deadline. Editor Brian Bowen composes his theme copy for division pages. Jenny Wegner receives some constructive advice concerning her volleyball layout from Miss Pat Way. 44 AnnualPublication Staffs Meet Journalslm II students are: Deb Mosser, Chris Beiber, Advisor Mr. Terry Trenkle, Shawn Lore. Lori Clark, and Editor Tom Ad ams. Writing copy, making layouts, and meeting deadlines were just a tew of the many problems confronted by A.H.S. Annual Staff. Other problems included a breakdown in the camera and a malfunction in the flash. Despite these many problems, the staff still managed to produce the 1982 Turnabout. Seven students attended a Journalism Convention in Lincoln, in hopes of learning some new writing techniques. Those attending included: Brian Bowen, Kris Margheim, Tammie Kistler, Bessie Kochiras. Tom Adams, Lori Clark, and Greg Carter. The group learned new approaches toward themes and layouts being used throughout the state of Nebraska and around the country. Journalism I and II, the two classes responsible for producing the school newspaper, the SPUD, worked throughout the year trying to achieve the goal of producing a paper every two weeks. Although this goal was not achieved, Journalism students still learned basic journalism techniques such as: writing lead paragraphs, how to count a headline and pasting up a page. Frequent Deadlines Annual Staff members include: Rob Geist, Brenda Powell. John Harris. Brian Bowen. Kris Margheim, Tammie Kistler, Bessie Kochiras, Kim Hubbard, Eden Edwards, Hope Monroe. Susan Vaughn. Shelly Reynolds, and Lorna Therrien. Not pictured is Ann Langner. Journalism I consisted of: Mary Haider. Kristi Ridenour. Shelly Reynolds. Retta Jenkins. Rhonda Pfannensteil. Cheri Appleyard, Marcy Edmlnster. Brenda Bedlent, and Hope Monroe. Annual Spud 45Spud Works for More Production During Year Enthusiastically typing her teature story on "power lifting" is Feature Editor Shawn Lore. Editor Tom Adams works frantically on the final paste-up for the special Christmas edition of the SPUD. Editing the pages for each Spud issue is a time-consuming job for Journalism Advisor Mr. Terry Trenkle. Journalism I student Marcy Edminster methodically pastes up the sports page for an upcoming deadline. 46 SPUDAFS, Exchange Student Benefit Each Other Ton Coenen listens carefully to the details at one of the many AFS meetings. Adding a touch of color to the halls of AHS was exchange student Ton Coenen from Roermond, Holland. Ton sees Alliance as a small village compared to the 35,000 inhabitants In the city of Roermond. Holland is one-sixth the size of Nebraska and has twelve million more people. Entertainment is varied also, as the main idea of having fun in Holland is going to the kids' bar, hitting a movie, or listening to the "new wave music" called Reggai Ska, imported from England. Just as in America, Holland has many fads, but one of the most unique ones is the way people cut their hair short and then paint it different colors, such as pink, purple, green, and blue. Another big hit in Holland, as it is everywhere else, is McDonald's! Even though Ton likes McDonald’s, he still Is a big fan of tacos. Ton shouldn’t have any problems in asking for a taco because he has learned seven languages In his eighteen years: Dutch, English, Spanish, French, German, Latin, and Greek. As Ton is off to St. Paul, Minnesota, due to the transfer of his host family, he has set some tentative future plans. He hopes to go to a university to study social health. Ton will always remember cruising the Butte and the friends he has acquired in Alliance. At the beginning of the year, AFS (American Field Service) started out with Sponsor Mr. Jim Kuehn and nine members. Two welcoming parties were given for the new exchange student, Ton Coenen. The club sponsored a movie matinee, held a sock hop and ended the year with a ski trip. After a great financial crisis, the group talked about closing the club but decided to hold out for the remainder of the year. As for the future, the club’s destiny is undecided. With luck, AFS will overcome its problems. The foundation of the AFS club is its officers and their devotion towards AFS. Standing is President John Flarris and Vice President Chip Potmesil. Sitting is sponsor Mr. Jim Kuehn and Secretary-Treasurer Vickie Hoff. Exchange Student AFS 47Sports Sports took on several new changes in the 1981-82 school year. Teams reorganized to fill the vacated positions of the graduated seniors. Many new coaches added a new dimension to the sports scene. They used new plays, strategies, and techniques that A.H.S. had never been exposed to before. With the hard work of both the coaches and players, the success of all the teams will increase greatly in the next few years. Attitude, Hard work, and Spirit was the same old effective key to success. The turnabout in athletics was slight, but with the support of the Bulldog fans, the teams were able to make this a gratifying year. 48 Sports DivisionSports Division 49Booster Club Supports A.H.S. Activities The A.H.S. Booster Club, an organization for the alumni, parents, and businesses of Alliance, helps support all of Alliance High’s activities besides sponsoring numerous other projects for the students at Alliance High School. President Tom Romick and his fellow officers, Vice President John Marx, Secretary Nona Roten, and Treasurer Lane Nansel, call a meeting to order every fourth Tuesday of each month. By taking admissions at all home girls' amd boys’ basketball games and at all home wrestling matches, having a work day in which A-Club members worked, and serving bar-b-que suppers during girls’ district basketball, the Booster Club was able to purchase a new P.A. system for the North High Auditorium, from which many will benefit, and a hip sled for the weight room. They also helped the flag girls purchase new uniforms for the basketball season and assisted in the repairing of runways for the high and long jump at the track. One major project still in the planning is to paint a mural of different athletic events in the hallway of the North High Auditorium. The Booster Club is an organization that helps promote A.H.S. on the whole. By backing most of the extra curricular activities, Booster Club has helped to better the image of Alliance High School. President Tom Romick stands to emphasize his point on an important decision to be made by the club. Open to faculty and parents as well as local businesses, Booster Club is supported by Mr. Stephens, Mr. Rockey, and Mr. Nelson. To help raise money for Booster Club, Jeanne Brass helps serve at a bar-b-que supper. 50 Booster ClubCross Country Team Has a Rough Season Fred War Bonnett strives to place in districts. Brian Grier shows determination during a race. Kelly Dexter and Teena West are out front in district competition. Team members are: Joe Bowen, Fred War Bonnett, Brian Kraay, Jim Flertog, Brian Grier, David Kutschke, Sheldon Fluggler, Jim Penny, Teena West, Kelly Dexter, Polly Abbott, Dee Dee Deines, Cindi Marchant, and Jeanna Shaw. The cross country team began the year with a good start. The boys team sent Brian Grier and Fred War Bonnett to state com petition. The girls, led by Kelly Dexter, did well in the various meets. Coach Jim Kuehn helped get the team Into shape with persistent practices leading into a good season. MEET BOYS GIRLS Gering 4th 6th Morrill 5th 5th Alliance 4th - Torrington Western 5th — Conf. 3rd 3rd Kimball 6th - District - - State Coach: Jim Kuehn — Cross Country 51New Coach Causes Turnabout and The Bulldogs scramble to block an extra point attempt by the challenging McCook Bison. "WE MUST, WE CAN, WE WILL!" Was the saying that Coach Skip Olds and his Bulldogs lived by to bring them to a 4-4 season in 1981. The sea son was filled with ups and downs, advantages and disadvantages. Between the months of August and November, the Bulldogs played hard football, week in and week out. Between a close over-time loss to Class A Scottsbluff, and a disappointing loss to the 4th ranked Kimball team, there were many memorable moments. Some memories were happy, with wins over Chadron, Gordon, Gering, and the "unbeatable" McCook Bison. The undoubtable highlight of the year for the team was the come from behind win over McCook. The Bulldogs traveled to McCook to take on the Bison on their own turf during their Homecoming. The inspired seniors came out to lead the team to the final "hurrah" as the Bulldogs defeated the infamous Bison 18-17. With the 1981 season behind him, Coach Olds is looking forward to a strong team in 1982. "Because of the hard work by our seniors, we laid a strong foundation for a winning tradition here at Alliance, and if our juniors work as hard, we will be above .500 in 1982." Defensive end Gary Hammond stretches on a block attempt from a Gering Bulldog's pass. 52 Varsity FootballGives 1981 Bulldogs New Initiative TEAM AHS OPP Scottsbluff 0 6 Chadron 28 7 Kimball 9 21 Sidney 9 15 Gordon 39 0 North Platte 21 22 Gerlng 39 6 McCook 18 17 Coach: Skip Olds Season Record: 4-4 Bulldog defenders Chris Panwltz and Mike Galloway close in on a McCook Bison. Jeff Tomlin leaps over a Kimball Longhorn to intercept a pass. Team Members are: Coach Skip Olds. Coach Steve Nelson. John Lloyd. Neil Pryor. Kevin Piihl. Rod Vaughn. Scott Jantz, Stuart Ornstead. Tom Heinbuch. John Murphy. John Stull. Mike Pritchard. Mark Behm. Russ Muller. Dana Daniels. Gary Hammond. Tim Schnell. Dave Lawrence. Kurt Lambert. Mike Ellis. Jeff Tomlin. Troy Roten. Jim Smith. Kent Piihl. Jerry Swanson. Lance Tolstedt Coach Dave Hughes. Don McDonald, Monty Petrich, Bryan Wilson. Manager Randy Burkhart. Roger Smith. Jim Langston. Mike Galloway. Sammy Gomez. John Magdaleno, Mark Waddell. Randy Stephens. Kirt Piihl. Tracy Grasmick. Brad Beiber. Chris Hull. Angelo Casados, Rich Strang. Bryan Morgan. Brad Maze. Roger Timms. Scott Littlejohn. Coach Larry Adams. Mike Erickson. Paul Lauder. Kenny Erickson. Mike Cover. Rick Weber. Tom Adams. Greg Carter. Brett Maze. Roy Panwitz. Blake Mahnke. Brian Mahnke, Chris Panwitz, Chad Schlichtemeier. Roger Hansen, and George Moss. (Courtesy of Alliance Times Herald) Varsity Football 53Junior Varsity and Freshmen Gain Valuable Experience After starting out the season on the JUNIOR VARSITY FRESHMEN wrong foot, the JV football team was TEAM AHS OPP able to pull themselves out of a slump Gering 0 14 TEAM AHS OPP and win the last three out of four Mitchell 6 14 Kimball 31 6 games. The team gradually improved as Sidney 0 6 Chadron 6 8 the season went along and eventually Kimball 20 3 Scottsbluff 0 36 completed their 1981 season with a 3-4 Chadron 8 0 Gordon 7 21 record. Even after losing their quarter- Scottsbluff 0 39 Sidney 26 6 back, the team was able to readjust to Hyannis 12 6 Gering 26 12 the new signal caller. Despite this new Season Record: 3-4 Season Record: 3-3 quarterback having little experience, Coaches: Larry Adams Coaches: Jim Hawk and the team was able to win most of their and David Hughes Eldon Johnson remaining games. Improved team play and a winning attitude made the season a valuable experience for each individual. The Freshmen football team completed the 1981 season with a 3-3 record. This year gave the team additional playing experience, and with more concentrated effort in the future, these freshmen will be a great asset to the varsity squad. The JV's use their offense to diminish their opponent's drive. Team members are: Ed Johnson, Ed Gardner, Kevin Hoppens, Dan Net son, Leslie Lewis, Tom Contryman, Bob Bush. Todd Sampson, Doug McCune, Richard Vaughn, Felipe Sanchez. Randy Rogers, Scott Hiatt, Tim Hansen, Paul Hoffman, Dion Renteria. Doug Wilkinson, Denis Dunbar, Dannon Hill, Jerod Fero, Rod Naylor, Jeff Harris, Brett Adams, Billy Alvarado, Jim Holdeman, Rusty Heckman, Ernie Aguallo and Brian JV player Blake Mahnke leaps to catch a pass. Yeager. 54 Junior Varsity, Freshmen FootballFreshmen, Sophomores Work for Consistency Along with Improvement Although the freshmen started and ended the sea son on a bad note, they kept consistent inbetween. Scottsbluff defeated them on both of their losses. In the Alliance Invitational, they earned second place by defeating Kimball in the first round, which put them in the finals. They fell to Scottsbluff, giving them a second place finish. The main purpose of the sophomore team was to gain experience and knowledge of the game. They had only one win, which was against North Platte. Although their record was only 1-4, they put in a lot of hard work and effort. Hopefully enough experience was gained to form a strong J.V. team next year. Back: Jeri Bacon, Kurstin Apell, Kama Brammer, Kala Abbey, Mary Nolan, Jill Moravek, Brlgit Boness. Natalie Schmitz, Gay Pedersen. Middle: Diana Purchase. Jami McFall. Amy Stephens, Carrie Marx, Nolene Roten, Angie Kochiras, Angie Kerns. Front: Teri Moss, Stacy Myers, Kathy Mattley, Ginger Welch, Shellie Sutton, Lori Bearden, Lezlie Adams. Coach Pilfold gives some helpful tips to the sophomores. In the Alliance Invitational, Liz Jones hits the ball to an aggressive Scottsbluff side. In Gordon. Nolene Roten successfully passes the ball back over the net for a hopeful score. Freshmen, Sophomore Volleyball 55Spikers Work for Winning Season Jenny Wegner hits the ball hard and around her opponent for a hopeful score. With exact timing and position, Deb Zurn makes a successful block that gives the Alliance Spikers another victory. Deb Brass gets low to pass the ball and is backed up by teammates Sarah Lewis and Jenny Wegner. Brenda Vandeventer, a top setter, stresses arching her back to give teammate Deb Zurn a good back set. 56 Varsity VolleyballThe junior varsity kept the tradition of a successful year. Their record ended at 7-5. Since 1967, which was the first year of Interscholastic volleyball, the junior varsity has had a winning season. This year they competed In a tournament at Chadron, but couldn’t get around Sidney. Many of their losses were only by two points. They have high hopes for next year and with enough heart and desire, they’ll come out on top. Pictured are: Coach Pilfold. Brenda Vandeventer, Collette Jones. Moe Kelly, Deb Zurn, Jenny Wegner, Brenda Borg, Deb Brass, Coach Callahan, Cami Billick, Jody Jaggers, Janet Engel, Kristi Ridenour, Sarah Lewis, Mary Haider, Eden Edwards, Liz Burkhart, Candace Gaswick, Vicki Meyers, Liz Jones. Shawn Smith, Lisa Pierce, Linda Pebley. Elissa Marshall Against Scottsbluff. Senior Brenda Borg dinks the ball around the opponent to a hole on the defensive side. TEAM J.V. VARSITY Scottsbluff lost won Mitchell won won Chadron Chadron J.V. Invite won won Gering won Sidney lost Chadron won Kimball won won Sidney lost lost Gordon won won North Platte Alliance Invitational lost lost Gering lost McCook lost lost Through many hours of hard work and dedication, the varsity put together a winning season. Their first game against Scottsbluff, was one of their best games. The first match they were defeated by a score of 17-19, but they outlasted their opponents and won the next two matches. After winning the first four games, the Spikers earned a fourth place state ranking. Their first defeat was against Sidney, who won the Class B State Championships. Alliance got third place In Western Conference. They were eliminated out of districts after they lost to Gering in the first round. Many people won honors. The team voted Deb Zurn for the Senior Award and Brenda Vandeventer and Jenny Wegner as Co-Cap-tains. Sarah Lewis and Zurn were named All-Conference, while Deb Brass and Vandeventer were honorable mention. Zurn and Lewis were picked for the Third All-Region Team, as Brass and Vandeventer were named honorable mention. The “23 Club" picked an All-Region Team and chose Brass, Vandeventer, Wegner, and Zurn. TEAM J. V. VARSITY Western Conference 3rd Mitchell won Chadron lost Gering won Gering won won Districts Gering lost Coach: Sandy Pilfold Season Record: 8-6 Conference Record: 7-4 Varsity Volleyball 57Boys’ Golf Team Has Rebuilding Year James Lampert prepares to tee oft during the Alliance Invitational meet on the ninth hole. In the rain. Senior Rick Hiatt lines up a putt tor parr. Coach Wayne Brown's linksters found themselves in a rebuilding year, following the graduation of a strong senior class in 1981. A full schedule of golf meets throughout the year lead the boy’s team to an 11th place at Districts, following a fifth place at Western Conference. Their highest team placing was at the Bridgeport and Chadron meets, where they finished fourth. Five of the six seniors earned a letter for the season. Other lettermen consisted of four juniors, and two freshmen. Brian Mahnke received the most outstanding player honor, and James Lampert was the most improved player for the year. Steve Stackenwalt attempts a chip over the sand trap. Team members are: David Hayward. Steve Stackenwalt, Tony Fritzler, Greg Carter, Blake Mahnke, Mike Frazier, Brian Mahnke. Mike Ellis, John Stull. Scott Reed, Rick Hiatt, James Lampert, Randy Burkhart, Coach Wayne Brown, Allen Hofmann, Coy Hoover, Brian Richmeier, Kirt Kerr, Tom Beagle. Joe Bowen, Tim Hansen. Doug Kuehn, Jim Smith, Dan Nelson, Steve Forney. Matt Christenson, Jim Marcoe, Jim Lambert, Greg Colwell, Ron Bush, Jett Mills, Troy Strang. John Balderson, Pat Kuehn. 58 Boys’ Golf 58Girls’ Golf Team Has Consistent Season MEET PLACE Gordon 3rd Sidney 4th Gering 4th Alliance 4th West. Conference 2nd Scottsbluff 3rd Districts 4th Coach: Wayne Brown Before she tees off, varsity member Vickie Hoff determines distance. 1981 Girls' Golf team members are: Missy Skeen, Jeannie Lloyd. Courtney Blxby, Wendy Lyster, Erin Edwards, Kelly Kaufman, Betsy Simpson, Kim Hubbard, Tonya Benda, Coach Wayne Brown, Vickie Hoff. Deena Contonis, Joey Forney, Jackie Chounard, Kay Wildy, Chris Rose. Jeanne Sterner, Julie Hirter. Lisa Wegenast, Kim Kepler, Nancy Fowler, Sheralin Richmeier, Chris Clark. Katie Chounard, Vesta Jo Curtiss, Melody Pebley, Marcy Edminster, Amanda Heitz, Chrissy Reilly. Sarah Sherlock, and Tammy Golden. Wendy Lyster putts it in for par. Concentrating on her chipping technique is Freshman Tammy Golden. As their record showed, the Girls’ Golf Team kept a consistent record this season. After several fourth place finishes, the team accomplished a second place at Western Conference. The team barely missed their goal of competing at state, losing by only four strokes at Districts. Due to much playing experience, this year's underclassmen will provide a strong basis for next year’s team. One sophomore, Chrissy Reilly, was named an All-Conference Player. Girls’ Golf 593-14 Record Reveals Disappointing Season Junior Center Laurie Hatzenbuhler puts defensive pressure on a Gordon opponent. Teena West, Jenny Wegner, Laurie Hatzenbuhler, and Deb Brass line up to set up an out-of-bounds play against a tough Chadron team. TEAM AHS OPP Mitchell 39 43 Gering 44 41 Gordon 38 51 Ogallala 39 65 Ainsworth 30 51 Valentine 32 27 McCook 26 39 Chadron 51 33 Scottsbluff 33 61 Sidney 25 73 Gordon 19 31 Scottsbluff 42 65 Chadron 27 41 Kimball 39 42 Torrington 50 45 Wheatland 44 65 DISTRICT Chadron 36 45 Coach: Tim Page Assistant Coach: Jake Cooksley Season Record: 3-14 During a warm-up. Senior Jenny While Teena West goes up for a shot, Wegner uses her agility to rebound. Deb Brass gets set for the rebound. 60 Varsity Girls’ BasketballVarsity members are: Teena West, Jenny Wegner, Sarah Lewis, Laurie Hatzenbuhler, Deb Zurn, Deb Brass, Maria Davis, Brenda Borg and Student Managers Nancy Hashman and Linda Pebley. The Alliance High Girls' Basketball Team finished their season with a disappointing 3-14 record, under the guidance of new Head Coach Tim Page and new Assistant Coach Jake Cooksley. Alliance's only wins were over Gering, Valentine, and Chadron, while many of the losses were by only six points or less. Out-of-town games outnumbered home games by far this year, causing a lack of crowd support. A turnabout occurred in the girls’ schedule this year. Two new Wyoming teams, Torring-ton and Wheatland, were added to widen the playing area and lengthen the season. Class A North Platte was dropped, making room for these replacements. Despite their losing record, the girls never gave up and always played as a team throughout the season. Kristi Ridenour reoches for a rebound along with a Gordon Bronc. Teena West jumps high to shoot over her Gering defender. (Times-Herald photo) Varsity Girls' Basketball 61J.V.’s End Season with 10-3 Record Junior forward Brian Mahnke tries for two points as Troy Roten looks for the offensive rebound. Rod Geist tries to get the “tip” in second half action against his McCook opponent in a late season encounter. Freshman team members are: Coach Dan Lliteras, Scott Hiatt, Leslie Lewis. Dan Nelson. Todd Sampson. Denis Dur bar. Rusty Heckman, Steve Forney. Coy Hoover. Todd Rehder. and Rod Naylor. Freshmen Scott Hiatt and Rusty Heckman battle with a Gering opponent for the rebound. 62 Reserve Frosh Boys' BasketballJV’s Gain Experience; Freshmen Undefeated Cami Blllick reaches to bring down a rebound. Liz Jones goes tor two on a last break. Reserve team members are: Manager Nancy Hashman, Shawn Smith. Liz Jones, Cami Billick, Vicki Mandleberg. Kristen Rickman. Chris Rose, Michelle Forney, Kay Wildy, Lisa Pierce, Coach Jake Cooksley, Manager Linda Pebley. The girls’ junior varsity basketball team completed a winning season with a record of 8-5. The team worked to gain experience and to develop essential basketball skills throughout the year. Many of the girls saw quite a bit of varsity playing time this year due to a new coach’s strategy. Because of their playing experience, this team will provide a strong nucleus for the varsity squad next year. As their record shows, the Freshmen girls’ basketball team started out strong this year and never let up. With an 11-0 record and a first place in the Gering tournament, this team has had the best record in the history of AHS freshmen. Their undefeated season and best ever record show promise and varsity potential. This year’s freshmen will provide a strong backbone for a successful reserve team next year. Freshmen team members are: Manager Stacey Mandleberg, Jill Moravek, Susan Edgerton, Kurstin Apell, Wendi Stitt. Mike Foos, Katie Chounard, Linda Fairbanks, Vesta Jo Curtiss. Jenny Schnell, Mary Nolan, Kama Brammer, Pam Caventer, Amy Stephens. Brigit Boness, Coach Larry Yost. Nolene Roten. Lori Beardon, Carrie Marx. Angie Kochiras. Leslie Adams. Kelly Kosmicki. (courtesy of Times-Herald) Nolene Roten makes use of her ball handling skills. Brigit Boness watches as Amy Stephens shoots tor two. Girls’ Basketball 63Coaching Staff Looks Forward Cagers Dave Lawrence and Lance Tolstedt fight for the rebound, while Roy Schnell awaits the outcome. Junior Chad Schlichtemeier shows his excellent shooting style as he maneuvers around an aggressive Kimball opponent early in the season. Team members are: Blake Mahnke. Mike Erickson, Troy Roten, Brad Beiber. Russ Muller. Brian Mahnke, Kenny Erickson. Brian Grier. Tim Kramer, Bryan Morgan. Rod Geist. Dave Lawrence. Roy Schnell. Lance Tolstedt. Chris Panwitz, Randy Stephens. Chad Schlichtemeier, Jerrod Law rence. and Gary Hammond. TEAM AHS OPP Gordon 49 64 Gering 46 53 Torrlngton 44 53 Ogallala 38 60 Valentine 49 48 Ainsworth 39 45 McCook 45 60 Sidney 45 57 Chadron 60 54 Kimball 30 43 Gering 47 67 Scottsbluff 48 46 McCook 37 36 Sidney 52 29 Mitchell 50 58 Sidney 39 50 Season Record: 5-13 Coach: Eldon Johnson Asst. Coach: Allen Lawrence 64 Boys’ BasketballWith Optimistic Hopes for Next Year Roy Schnell displays his jumping ability against a Gordon opponent in an exciting game. While several returning lettermen from the junior varsity team will strengthen next year's varsity, the entire coaching staff and many optimistic hopes for next year's team and for many teams in the future. The Alliance High boys’ basketball team ended their sea son with a 5-13 record. The first win of the year came against Valentine in the Gordon Holiday Tournament. The team earned a second place trophy in the Gordon Holiday Tournament. The team’s second win of the year came against Chadron and then finished the regular season by beating Scottsbluff, McCook, and Sidney at home. The improvement during the year was very encouraging for future years. In order for the team members to earn a letter, the players were required to play in one-third of the quarters that the varsity team played. The ten lettermen for the 1981-82 season were Seniors Lance Tolstedt, Roy Schnell, Gary Hammond, and John Magdaleno; Juniors Dave Lawrence, Randy Stephens, Chad Schlichtemeier, and Chris Panwitz. Sophomores Jerrod Lawrence, and Jeff Tomlin. Going up (or two points. Gary Hammond drives through McCook detenders. as fellow seniors Lance Tolstedt and Roy Schnell look on. Boy's Basketball 65AHS Grapplers Provide "Super TEAM AHS OPP Kimball 36 15 Chadron 27 23 Mitchell 28 23 Gering 6 42 Scottsbluff 18 35 Sidney 51 9 Gordon 37 19 Wheatland, Wyo. 35 17 Torrington, Wyo. 28 22 Gordon Invitational 2nd Sidney Invitational 2nd Ogallala Invitational 2nd Western Conference 3rd Chadron Invitational 3rd District Meet 3rd State 8th Coach: Pat Cullen Season Record: 7-2 Six wrestlers qualify lor the 1982 state wrestling tourney in Lincoln. They are Rick Weber 112, Roger Timms 132, Kirt Piihl 105, Bryan Wilson 167, Mike Galloway 155, and Roger Hansen 185. Giving his team encouragement. Coach Pat Cullen assists his grapplers from the sidelines. One hundred five pounder Kirt Piihl desperately struggles to pin his opponent to add one more win to his already outstanding record. Chris Hull, heavyweight, uses his last ounce o( strength to put a “half-nelson" on his tough Mitchell opponent. 66 WrestlingShow” for the ’81 -’82 Season Paving the way to state competition, Bryan Wilson displays Varsity wrestler Roger Timms makes it all look so easy, as he his winning technique on a Torrington opponent. overcomes one of his many powerful foes. Alliance High Grapplers: Chris Hull, Jim Jelinek, Tim Schnell, Jerry Swanson, Ben Johnson, Bryan Wilson, Kevin Hoppens, Roger Mosser, Roger Timms, Mike Gallo way. Angelo Casados, Kurt Lambert. Mark Vaughn. Rod Vaughn, Greg Carter, Dave Kutschke, Tim Hansen. Rich Vaughn. Trevor Midget, Joe Bowen, Roger Hansen, Brad Underwood, Rick Weber, Kirt Piihl, Jett Harris, Jim Penny. Billy Alvarado, Sheldon Huggler, Brett Adams, and Jim Holdeman. Junior Ben Johnson, proving that technique, as well as power, are basic essentials needed to win. overturns a Gering wrestler. The Alliance High Grapplers ended their season victoriously with a super show of seven wins, five state qualifiers, and only two losses. These accomplishments were a result of many long hours of training and an abundancy of wrestling talent and determination. However, their victories were also aided by their supportive action and sportsmanship displayed by the devoted Alliance fans. Wrestling is becoming more and more popular, especially in the Panhandle. Thus, as the season progressed, the crowds grew, and many individual records improved as a result. Many fans traveled as far as Lincoln to support the talent of state qualifiers Kirt Piihl, Rick Weber, Roger Hansen, Mike Galloway, Roger Timms, and Bryan Wilson. The trip they made was worthwhile, as Roger Timms earned a third place finish, and Bryan Wilson emerged as a state champion. Thus, due to their wrestling skill and the support of their fans, Coach Pat Cullen's grapplers ended their season with a super show of many wins. Wrestling 67Fourth Place at State Meet Caps Off rsjiiLi i Reaching high for his goal, Dave Lawrence overcomes the high jump during a track meet, for a fourth place finish at Gering. Stretching out is vital (or a good performance as shown by Chad Schlichtemeier and Roy Schnell at the district meet in Gering. John Magdaleno proves that disappointing weather conditions have no effect on winning. MEET PLACE Binfield Relays 5th Kimball Invitational 1st Gering Invitational 3rd Alliance Invitational 4th Western Conference 3rd Gering Relay 5th Bayard Invitational 4th District 4th State 4th Head Coach: Steve Nelson Assistant Coaches: Jim Kuehn Lonnie Sherlock Skip Olds Eldon Johnson Managers: Kay Butzine Nancy Gies Dee Dee Deines Cindy Marchant Charles Athey 68 Boys’ TrackOne of AHS’s Best Track Seasons Ever Varsity boys started out a winning season at the Binfield Relays held in Scottsbluff on March 27, and had a very successful year, ending at the State Track Meet in Omaha, on May 21-22. The team traveled to many meets and brought home new school records and medals. Champions in the various meets were: John Magdaleno, who placed first in the 1600 in both Western Conference and State and the 3200 relay team, which consisted of Kent Piihl, Kevin Pilhl, Brian Grier, and Dana Daniels, won a first also at the conference. At state, Kent Piihl, Daniels, Grier, and Magdaleno ran the relay and received the State Championship and were the Gold Medal Winners. The team earned 32 points at state, which was good enough to get them fourth. Team members are Fred War Bonnett, Gary Hammond. George Moss, Roy Schnell, Lance Tolstedt, John Magdaleno, Tom Adams. Dana Daniels. Chad Schlichtemeier, Brad Beiber, Dave Lawrence, Rich Strang, Troy Roten, Randy Stephens. Chris Panwitz, Kevin Piihl, Tracy Grasmick, Brian Grier. Paul Lauder, Jim Hertog, Jeff Tomlin, Kent Piihl, Jim Holdeman. Mike Erickson, Rick Ridenour, Bret Adams, Mark Waddell, Les Lewis, Tim Kramer. Rusty Heckman, Scott Hiatt, Paul Manuel, Ernie Aquallo, Dion Renteria, Denis Dunbar, Paul Hoffman, Scott Hudson, Mark Swesey, Richard Vaughn, and Kevin Hoppens. Flying through the air is Senior Gary Hammond as Showing a great handoff during the two mile relay is Brad Grier and he competes in the long jump. Dana Daniels. Their efforts earn them a first at State. Boys’ Track 69Girls’ Track Season Successful The 1982 girls' track season was quite successful despite many injuries that plagued the team and the small amount of upperclassmen. Two seniors, 3 juniors, 4 sophomores and numerous freshmen make up the small team this year. What the girls lacked in size, they made up for in desire and determination. Six girls qualified for the state meet: Brenda Borg in the 100 and 200 meter dashes, Kelly Dexter in the 1600 meter run, Amy Stephens in the 3200 meter run, Kristi Ridenour in the 100 meter low hurdles and high jump, and Susan Edgerton, Michelle Rohrbuck, Kristi Ridenour and Brenda Borg In the 400 meter relay. The only member who placed was Kristi Ridenour who won the Class B State Champion title for the high jump at 5’5". New records this year were set by Kristi Ridenour in the 100 meter hurdles at 14.8 seconds and the long jump at 16’11” and by Amy Stephens in the 3200 meter run at 12:16. Due to graduation only two team members will be lost; therefore, a strong team is expected back next year. Sophomore harrier, Candace Gaswick, strains to reach the finish line in the 100 meter low hurdles at District. Varsity standout and state qualifier Kristi Ridenour displays her versatile ability in the long jump, the hurdles, and the high jump. 70 Girls’ TrackDespite Injuries, Small Numbers 1982 Girls’ Track members are: Shellie Sutton, Vicki Jedlicka, Gay Pedersen. Pam Caventer, Carla Henderson. Lori Bearden. Michelle Rohrbuck. Sarah Sherlock. Jeanna Shaw. Kelly Kosmicki. Brenda Boro. Cami Billick. Teena West. Jami McFall. Susan Edgerton, Kelly Dexter. Amy Stephens. Candace Gaswick, Kristi Ridenour. Mary Nolan. Deb Zurn, Michelle Black, and Retta Jenkins. MEET Morrill Invitational Kimball Invitational Gering Invitational Alliance Invitational Western Conference Gering Relays Bayard Invitational Districts State Head Coach: Shirley Schlenker Assistants: Sandy Pilfold Sharon Kelly PLACE 3rd 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 15th Freshman Mary Nolan stretches to gain distance in the long jump. Brenda Borg and Kelly Dexter display the importance of teamwork in ♦heir handoff in the 1600 meter relay. State qualifier in the 3200 meter run. Amy Stephens, shows that determination and concentration pay oft. Girls’ Track 71A-Club Banquet Honors Athletes 1981-82 Scholastic Athletes are Mike Galloway and Brenda Borg. Outstanding A-Club members are Kent 1981-82 Athletes of the Year are Bry-Piihl and Lisa Renteria (not pictured). an Wilson and Brenda Borg. FOOTBALL Tom Adams Mark Behm Dana Daniels Mike Galloway Gary Hammond Roger Hansen Tom Heimbuch Scott Jantz John Magdaleno George Moss Roy Panwitz Neil Pryor Roger Smith John Stull Roger Timms Lance Tolstedt Bryan Wilson Randy Burkhart Mike Ellis Blake Mahnke Brian Mahnke Chris Panwitz Kent Piihl Kevin Piihl Troy Roten Chad Schlichtemeier Randy Stephens Rich Strang Jerry Swanson Sammy Gomez Paul Lauder Tim Schnell Jeff Tomlin VOLLEYBALL Brenda Borg Deb Brass Lizz Burkhart Maureen Kelly Jill Kirchner Brenda Vandeventer Jenny Wegner Deb Zurn Eden Edwards Janet Engel Mary Haider Jody Jaggers Sarah Lewis Kristi Ridenour Cami Billick CROSS COUNTRY David Kutschke Fred War Bonnett Dee Dee Deines Kelly Dexter Cindi Marchant Teena West Polly Abbott Brian Grier Sheldon Huggler Jeanna Shaw GIRLS' GOLF Tonya Brenda Vickie Hoff Wendy Lyster Chrissy Reilly Chris Rose Kay Wildy Vesta Curtiss BOYS' BASKETBALL Gary Hammond John Magdaleno Roy Schnell Lance Tolstedt Dave Lawrence Chris Panwitz Chad Schlichtemeier Randy Stephens Rob Moyle Jerrod Lawrence Jeff Tomlin GIRLS' BASKETBALL Brenda Borg Deb Brass Jenny Wegner Deb Zurn Maria Davis Laurie Hatzenbuhler Sarah Lewis Teena West Cami Billick Liz Jones Vicki Mandelberg Shawn Smith WRESTLING Mike Galloway Roger Hansen Jim Jelinek Dave Kutschke Roger Timms Bryan Wilson Greg Carter Chris Hull Ben Johnson Rick Weber Jim Penny Kirt Piihl Brad Underwood BOYS' TRACK Tom Adams Mark Behm Kay Butzine Dana Daniels Nancy Gies Gary Hammond John Magdaleno George Moss Roy Schnell Lance Tolstedt Fred War Bonnett Charles Athey Brad Beiber Dee Dee Deines Mike Erickson Dave Lawrence Cindy Marchant Chris Panwitz Kent Piihl Kevin Piihl Chad Schlichtemeier Randy Stephens Brian Grier Rick Ridenour Jeff Tomlin Bret Adams Rusty Heckman Jim Holdeman Kevin Hoppens Todd Sampson GIRLS' TRACK Brenda Borg Deb Zurn Kelly Dexter Kristi Ridenour Teena West Cami Billick Candace Gaswick Lori Beardon Pam Caventer Susan Edgerton Carla Henderson Vicki Jedlicka Kelly Kosmicki Jaml McFall Mary Nolan Gay Pedersen Jeanna Shaw Amy Stephens BOYS' GOLF Mike Frazier Rick Hiatt James Lampert Scott Reed John Stull Mike Ellis Blake Mahnke Brian Mahnke Steve Stackenwalt Steve Forney Tim Hansen 72 A-Club Banquet3-D AWARDS Brenda Borg John Stull Gary Hammond Lance Tolstedt John Magdaleno Deb Zurn SPECIAL OLYMPICS LaVonne Adamson Kim Horsley Jeri Bacon Debbie Lampert Amy Boots Jerome Reinert Angela Cook Lenny Ross Tad Drabbels Rich Shimp f George Moss presents the Honorary A-Club Award to Lannie Shelmadine and Dan Lliteras (Not pictured). Brad Beiber—track Brenda Borg—track Dana Daniels—track Kelly Dexter—track Susan Edgerton—track Mike Galloway—wrestling STATE QUALIFIERS Brian Grier—track Roger Hansen—wrestling John Magdaleno—track Kent Pllhl—track Klrt Pilhl—wrestling Kristi Ridenour—track Michelle Rohrbouck—track Amy Stephens—track Randy Stephens—track Roger Timms—wrestling Jeff Tomlin—track Rick Weber—wrestling Kent Pilhl. Dana Daniels. John Magdaleno. and Brian Grier, members of the state champion 3200 meter relay team, are presented with their gold medals and also receive a standing ovation at the A-Club banquet. (Times-Herald photo) Most Improved Athletes include Maria Davis—basketball. Brian Grier—track. Deb Zurn—track. Fred War Bonnett—cross country. Teena West—cross country. Brenda Borg—basket ball, and Kay Wildy—golf. Not pictured are Roger Hansen— football. Mary Haider—volleyball, Roger Timms—wrestling, and James Lampert—golf. Most Outstanding Athletes include John Magdaleno—track. Jenny Wegner—volleyball, Wendy Lyster—golf. Kelly Dexter—cross country. Brenda Borg—track. Brian Grier—cross country. Brian Mahnke—golf. Teena West—basketball, and Bryan Wilson—football and wrestling. A-Club Banquet 73Academics Despite many changes during the year, students were able to adjust to the turnabout in academic studies. Some of the changes were a revamped administration, new class schedules, new teaching arrangements, and new school policies. Homeroom was revived during fifth period which gave students and teachers additional time for meetings or just to study and catch up on work. Because of the failure of the second school bond issue, teachers and students were forced to adjust to a larger enrollment with cramped and inadequate space. Even with a turnabout in academics, students and faculty were able to adapt to a new system to make the year successful. 74 Academics DivisionInterests Widen in Fine Arts, Communications Senior artist Troy Hadeen glazes his pot before the final firing process. Swing choir members spend a Saturday afternoon performing at the Methodist Church for another civic organization. Mr. Larry Mannlein demonstrates silk screening to his Art III students. The AHS Marching Band participates in the annual Christmas parade, adding spirit and a touch of Christmas spirit. Mrs. Lila Fiebig Mr. Thomas Lauder Mr. Larry Mannlein Mr. Ivan Polyokov 76 Fine Arts, CommunicationsDawn Snyder proves that giving a speech isn’t so bad if she can only smile and give it her best effort. m The year ran smoothly for students with interests in fine arts and communications. Art which was taught by Mr. Larry Mannleln was divided into four categories where advancement is dependent on the successful completion of the previous year. Directed by Mr. Norman Running, the band continued to provide musical enjoyment at both athletic events and concerts. Choir, which consisted of swing choir, concert choir and choralettes, required student try outs. The students were chosen on the basis of his ability to read and follow music. Choir was under the direction of Mr. Thomas Lauder. Communications was made of classes such as Speech, German, and Spanish. Speech being a required course, gave the student body the chance to widen their public speaking ability and to get over that "nervousness” of speaking in front of crowds. Speech was under the direc tion of Miss Janet Swarthout. German and Spanish classes were offered to help widen the knowledge in foreign customs and customs of their own. These courses were taught by Mr. Ivan Polyokov and Mrs. Lila Fiebig, respectively. Specialized help is given to Kay Wildy and Janet Engel in German II. taught by Mr. Ivan Polyokov. Miss Janet Swarthout Mr. Norman Running Some Spanish students have the dedication for doing assignments, while others do nothing but daydream. Fine Arts Communications 77Elective, Required Courses Prove Journalism classes, Driver’s Ed and Physical Education gave other choices to the student body to make the day go by taster and more fun. The Annual staff and the Spud staff, made up the Journalism classes offered to the students. The staff members were picked on the basis of applications and the student's English teacher’s recommendations. The Annual staff worked steadily all year long meeting deadlines, selling ads and taking pictures to make the 1982 yearbook a success. The Annual staff sponsor is Miss Pat Way. The Spud staff, consisting of Journalism I and Journalism II members, wrote the school newspaper, "The Spud”, which went out every two weeks. "The Spud” sponsor is Mr. Terry Trenkle. Many of the Annual and Spud staft members attended the Nebraska High School Press Association Convention in Lincoln, to learn new ideas to present the 1982 publications. Driver's Ed was a new course given to students; In previous years this course was offered to students during the summer only. The course was taught by Mr. Eldon Johnson. The class only met during two periods and was worth two credits. With the physical education requirement changed to one year, many students signed up for classes such as weight training and advanced P.E. to strengthen their physical endurance and capabiities for athletics, as well as every day life. Mr. Pat Cullen, Miss Sandra Pllfold and Mr. Larry Yost were the instructors. With these classes being offered, the daily routine of school proved that school is not all work and no play! Journalism I students Marcy Edminster and Kristi Ridenour receive helpful hints from "The Spud” sponsor. Mr. Terry Trenkle, on the proper way to complete newspaper layouts. With deadlines coming up, Hope Monroe makes sure her "academic" layouts are completed and checked by Miss Pat Way, sponsor. 78 P.E. JournalismTo Be Fun, Plus Interesting Pete Woolsey's face expresses the strength needed to complete the squat in weight training. Coach Pat Cullen demonstrates to his freshmen P.E. class how to properly use the forearm pass in the game of volleyball. Driver Ed students Kathy Bainter, Felipe Sanchez, and Joni Taylor relax after an apparently laughable defensive driving practice. Journalism Convention goers include: Brian Bowen, Greg Carter. Lori Clark. Bessie Kochiras. Tammie Kistler, and Kris Margheim. P.E., Weight Training, Journalsim, Driver's Ed 79Vocational Skills Acquired By offering a wide range of interesting courses, the vocational department allowed students to break away from the monotony of notetaking and classroom lectures. The projects completed in these classes were based on situations similar to ones the students may experience in their jobs or lives after finishing school. For example, in the typing courses, students completed packets that simulated an office situation, where they practiced all of the necessary secretarial duties. Similar packets were also used in the accounting classes, in which the students pretended to be accountants for a large business firm. In home-economic based course, such as food and nutrition, child development, and adult living, students learned how to take care of themselves in the real world. They also participated in discussions, which put them in situations they may have to cope with later on. Students also enjoyed other aspects of the voctional department such as drafting, wood working, and auto-tech because they were allowed to use their own ideas in constructing projects and were provided with real models to work with. It is obvious that because the entire vocational department taught a great deal of knowledge through the use of enjoyable projects, those students taking advantage of what was offered will be well-prepared for their future lives. Accuracy is important to Rich Strang in basic electricity. Typing I students discover that proofreading practice drills aid in improving their basic skills. Mr. Marvin Ackerman Mr. Larry Adams Mr. David Johnson Mrs. Pat Jones 80 VocationalThrough Realistic Projects Electricity students listen to and take notes on a class Adult living newlyweds Tami Wolf and Scott Hudgin display their lecture concerning transformers. simulated marriage certificate. Mrs. Donita Potter Mrs. Mary Stanton Mr. Bruce Rockey Mrs. Darleen Worm Vocational 81Math, Science Courses Offer Both the math and science departments offered courses which allowed students to advance as they desired. As freshmen, a required earth science class, dealing with the earth’s makeup, was completed. The department then branched into biological and physical courses. The biological area included general and modern biology and anatomy and physiology and dealt with man's development. The physical sciences involved formulas and ranged from general to modern and advanced chemistry. The math courses also varied in difficulty. Freshmen were offered Introductory and Advanced Algebra I. Consumers math, dealing with everyday situations, and math analysis, designed for college preparation, were then offered. Thus, these departments offered a variety of classes ranging in difficulty and allowed students to progress as they chose. Even Mr. Kuehn seems to be stumped by a story problem. Extra time Is helpful when working with fractions. Math analysis students Stuart Green and Mike Galloway work together to finish their assignment. Mr. Wayne Brown Mr. Jim Hawk Mr. Jim Kuehn 82 MathWide Range of Difficulty A virus lab is completed by Rosie Patino and Stephen Pollack. Chemistry students focus their attention on a gas law lecture. Mr. Merchant explains the use of stoichiometry to Junior Melanye Warden. Rick Hiatt and Lisa Haider apply chemic formulas to complete a daily assignment. Mr. Bill Merchant Mrs. Teresa Nelson Mr. Bill Stout Mr. Larry Yost Science 83English Courses Place Reading carefully. Mary Nolan prepares for discussion. Many sfudenfs consult their teachers for assistance when completing important thesis papers. Sophomores complete study guide questions to aid them in a better understanding of Julius Caesar. Mr. Bernard Becker Mr. Steve Nelson Mrs. Eunice Petersen 84 EnglishEmphasis on Literature, Writing Freshmen students lead a discussion on short stories. Since many students in all grade levels could be observed carrying or reading such books as A Separate Peace, Walden, Alive, and numerous others, It was easily concluded that the English department put great emphasis on the literary aspect. Through these books, the students were not only exposed to a variety of important authors while gaining enjoyment, but grammar usage, composition, vocabulary, and reading efficiency were also Included. For example, freshmen and sophomore students were required to complete several projects, Including compositions, where grammar usage, vocabulary, and other writing skills were practiced and perfected. Mrs. Yost refers her students to their textbooks in explaining proper paragraph torm and construction. At the junior level, projects were also completed. But, the students concentrated more on gaining knowledge of such literary devices as satire, characterization, and materialism, through a series of panels. The senior English courses studied all of these aspects and learned how to improve their reading efficiency also. They accomplished this by learning to read faster and comprehend more when tested with drills. So, while students could be seen carrying Warrlners, Vocabulary for College Bound Students, and 3200 books, the majority of their studies were devoted to literature. Mr. Terry Trenkle Miss Patricia Way Mrs. Sherry Yost English 85Just as changes occurred throughout the rest of the school, new changes, combined with projects, kept the history and special education departments busy. The projects completed will also aid the students in their future lives. Modern problems classes, for instance, dealt with situations students may face. As a result, they took part in a field trip to the jail, a lecture on drugs, and current events. As a new project, the class also raised money for scholarships. Economic students learned about the government and finances. By compiling a stock portfolio and watching "Wall Street Week," they gained an understanding of how the stock market operates. The major project completed in sociology was the presentation of reports based on biographies or autobiographies. In the report, sociological concepts were applied to the life of the person read about. Different levels of study can be observed as students complete the questions on the War of 1812. The special education department was also kept busy with many changes and projects. For example, the class received a new kitchen. This presented students with a better idea of independent life. The staff also consisted of three new teachers, Mrs. Jan Johnson, Mrs. Penny Hoover, and Mrs. Sally Mannlein. Some of the projects included learning job skills, sewing, woods, and physical education. These were all designed to give the students a sense of responsibility needed in everyday life. With the many new changes and projects, history and special education classes provided students with important knowledge and exposed them to life-like situations pertinent to their futures. Miss Ellen Christensen Mr. Bill Furman As one of the presentations given in Modern Prot lems. Officer Jerry Strieker lectures on drugs. Miss Alice Greve Mr. Phil Schweitzer 86 Social StudiesSeveral New Changes, Projects Keep History, Special Ed Departments Busy Taking advantage of the new kitchen. Rich Shimp. with the assistance ot student aide Kevin Piihl, makes cupcakes. Special education places emphasis on all academic areas; theretore, Jeri Bacon finds it necessary to complete a reading assignment. Ted Drabbels takes a break from the excitement of With a great deal of concentration. Scot Reese manages to the special education Halloween party. finish a lengthy social studies test. Mrs. Penny Hoover Mr. Clayton lllian Mrs. Jan Johnson Mrs. Sally Mannlein Special Ed 87Library Guidance and Staff Strive After 35 years of service. School Nurse Thelma Merritt smiles at the thought of chasing her next victim. The cooks are: Edna Lewis. Elsa Smith. Helen Wagner, Joyce Lawrence. Maxine Culton, Sandra Waldron. Margret Garrett and Nancy Smith. Working some long, unusual hours keeping the school clean are Janitors Esmeragdo Nunez and Nancy Wolzen. Going on his twelfth year. Alliance High's Bus Driver Dobby Lee awaits another (interesting?) expedition. 88 Staffto Keep School Operating Etficiently Mrs. Lorraine Boness, librarian, indexes new books that will be eventually placed on the shelves. The guidance team, consisting of Miss Ellen Christensen. Mr. Bill Reno, Mrs. Mary Stanton, Mr. Bill Furman, and Mrs. Eunice Petersen, help the students to make the year run smoothly. Alliance High staff, guidance team and librarians were kept busy to meet the needs of the students. Ranging from cooking meals for hundreds, to cleaning up afterwards, the cooks prepared meals each day that school was in progress. The janitors spent time during the after school hours to keep everything neat and up to standard. Bus drivers donated their time to transport students safely from one town to another for various activities. The school library was open before and after school and during the lunch hour to provide students with a place to study. Librarians were always there to direct students to proper parts of the library and were more than willing to help locate materials. Helping students with problems was the guidance team's main objective. Problems ranged from family troubles to searching for the right college. College preparations for seniors was by far the most asked of service for the guidance team. Reviewing of test results, or going over financial aid, college costs, college classes and scholarships were some of the many topics discussed by the team. No matter what the problem, there was always someone around to help. Mrs. Kathy Drake Mr. Richard McCall Mr. Bill Reno Mrs. Mary Running Library Guidance 89Office, Administration Largely Considering ways to stay within the School Board members are Dean Simpson, Sherrie Curtiss, Archie Lawrence. present budget is Business Manager Wayne Goft, Dr. John Segrist, and Dan Contonis. (Times-Herald photo) Bob Duryea. Workable schedules tor community ed. and night courses are planned by Natha Wilkinson and Lonnie Sherlock. Administration secretaries are Ruth Sanchez. Dixie Bloom. Dianne Johnson, and Nancy Brew. Carefully considering important issues, such as the school bond issue. Superlndendent Martin Petersen works to improve the present school system. Mrs. Sherry Caventer Mrs. Barb Nansel 90 AdministrationResponsible for AHS Turnabout Scheduling athletic and organizational events and transportation arrangements keeps Mr. Rockey busy. The typing ot student schedules requires a lot of Mrs. Nansel's time. The major causes for the turnabout at AHS came from within the office and administration. The rearranging and adding of staff mem bers, the revising of policies, and numerous other changes were the main causes. After the resignation of Principal Don Crowder, Mr. Dick Boness gave up his responsibilities as assistant principal and activities director to take over the position of main building principal. Mr. Bruce Rockey filled the activities director position, while newcomer, Mr. Dick Stephens, became the secondary principal. Mrs. Sherry Caventer was also added to the staff, as she filled a secretary’s position. Other changes included the revision of the truancy policy, new report cards, placing more emphasis on curriculum planning, and the addition of a homeroom for meetings. The administration was also kept busy, as they considered making even bigger changes for the school. They did this by examining a third school bond issue and investigating possible alternatives to the overcrowding problem. Through these and other changes, the office and administration became major factors in causing an AHS turnabout. Overseeing both high school and middle school functions is Mr. Dick Stephens. Mr. Dick Boness Mr. Bruce Rockey Mr. Dick Stephens Office 91Many changes concerning Honors Convocation, held May 19, 1982, were made. For instance, it was held in the evening, instead of after school, so more parents could attend. Scholarships were also announced at graduation, instead of Honors Convocation, to give the students more recognition, and several new awards were added to this year's program. Music awards were presented early in the evening. The John Phillip Sousa Award went to Rex Laughlin, while John Jarris won the National Choral Award. Science award winners were Jennifer Wasserburger, General Biology; Chris Jesse and Troy Roten, Modern Biology; and Peggy Thompson and John Reilly, Anatomy and Physiology. Several business awards were presented for achievement in Typing I and II, Shorthand I and II, and Accounting II Wendie Henderson was recognized for her third place finish in the skills tournament at the National College of Business in Rapid City, while several others received participation awards. Placing In the State FBLA Convention were Jackie Chouanard, Lisa Haider, Marie Mason, Brenda Vandeventer, Brenda Powell, Lynna Spath, and Kris Rask. With a first in shorthand, Marie Mason was the only student to medal in the Scholastic Contest. Others received certificates of merit for finishing in the top twenty per cent of each test. Accepted into UNL's honors program were Peggy Thompson and Erin Edwards. The outstanding woodworking award went to Todd Land. Student Council acknowledged its outgoing officers and representatives and Jill Kirchner, its outstanding member. Brenda Borg and Mike Galloway were also named as scholastic athletes. Thus, more students received recognition because of the changes in Honors Convocation. The evening was a success as a result of this turnabout. ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★A a National Honor Society: Glen Cole, Janet Engel. Michelle J J Forney. Kris Graff. Barry Lamm, Sarah Lewis, Blake Mahnke, Bri- an Mahnke. Kris Marghelm, Kristi Ridenour, Troy Roten, Robin 4-Sampson, Chad Schlichtemeier, Randy Stephens, Clndi Billick, J j Brenda Borg, Brian Bowen, Kay Butzlne, Mike Frazier, Stuart J J Green, Jill Kirchner, Tom Lauder, Sherri Olson, Kirk Peterson, )f f Brenda Powell, Kris Rask, John Reilly, Betsy Simpson, Cheryl -i- Bork, David Kutschke, John Magdaleno. Marie Mason, Roy Schnell. Peggy Thompson, and Brenda Vandeventer. I Girls' State representative and alternate are Kris Marghelm and Michelle Forney. Representatives for Boys' Sfate are Blake Mahnke and Troy Roten, with Barry Lamm as the alternate. Quill and Scroll members include Brenda Powell, Lor-na Therrlen, Mike Wheeler, Brian Bowen, Kristi Ridenour, and Greg Carter. Monsignor McDonald medalists are John Reilly, Elissa Marshall. Brenda Vandeventer. Peggy Thompson. Mo rie Mason, Barry Lamm, and John Harris. 92 Honors ConvocationAddition of Awards, Along with Other Changes, Affect 1981-82 Honors Convocation SCHOLARSHIPS Honoring FFA, represented by Shawn Lore. Student Council, represented by John Stull, and DECA represented by Brian Bowen for their outstanding service to the Clean Community Program is Ron Hiatt. Box Butte County Art Society—Susan Vaughn Box Butte County 4-H—Kim Hubbard Chadron State College-Art—Cheryl Bork, Brenda Powell, Deb Zurn Cooperating Schools—April Hawley, Ann Langner, Betsy Simpson Golden Eagle—Tom Heimbuch, Marie Mason Memorial—Roy Schnell Vetter—Ann Langner Elizabeth Petersen Memorial—Brian Bowen, Kay Butzlne, Betsy Simpson Elk's Most Valuable Student—Peggy Thompson, Kim Hubbard, Marie Mason Hastings College— Academic—Stuart Green, John Harris Vocal—John Harris Kearney State College— Board of Trustees—Tom Lauder, Peggy Thompson Horizon—Peggy Thompson Art—Jean Lloyd Mike R. Johnson Memorial—April Hawley Monsignor McDonald—Jill Kirchner Modern Problems—Chris Beiber, Lori Clark, April Hawley Nebraska Automotive Wholesalers—Scott Reed Nebraska Western College— Board of Governors—Kris Rask Leadership—Marie Mason Music—Marie Mason Volleyball—Jenny Wegner Slagle Memorial—Brenda Borg, Stuart Green Soroptomist Club—John Magdaleno Southeast Community College—Milford—Scott Reed State of Nebraska DECA—Brian Bowen, Kate Sherlock Student Council—Tom Adams, Kim Hubbard University of Dallas—John Reilly University of Nebraska— Regents—Tom Lauder David—Erin Edwards, Peggy Thompson Ak-sar-ben—Cheryl Bork Department of Food Science—Brenda Borg Westminster College, Presidential—Stuart Green Honors Convocation 93 Lori McClaran presents Shawn Lore with the Jaycee Award tor being the "outstanding teen citizen."Classes Despite the halls being extremely overcrowded, new students were always easy to pick out ot the crowd. People grouped together and each class had their own small cliques, but everyone as a whole was part of Alliance High. Seniors graduate and students move way to create a constant turnabout at AHS, but every student will always have distinct memories of the great times at Alliance High School. 94 Classes DivisionClasses Division 95Seniors Anxiously Count Down the Final After many years of struggling to complete homework, passing tests, and staying awake during seemingly endless classes, the Class of 1982 approached the final day of their twelve years of schooling. Caps and gowns along with announcements were ordered, memory books were signed and senior pictures were exchanged to make their last year stand out from their other years of high school. At the beginning of the year decisions had to be made concerning the class song, flower and colors. By ballot, the song “Time for Me to Fly" by REO Speedwagon received the most votes and was adopted as class song. Shaun Paul Adams Thomas King Adams Thomas Alfons Andrus David E. Adamson A white, blue-tipped rose was chosen as class flower, with midnight blue and silver as the class colors. The class motto, "Accomplishments of tomorrow begin with the challenges of today and the dreams of yesterday," was chosen to best express their hopes for the future beyond high school. Happy times that were shared with friends during high school and the years before will now be memories for the seniors to reflect upon and cherish forever. Scott Hudgin finds that, although class discussion Is manda- Todd Jon Bandel Rodney Lee Bauer tory, talking to classmates is more interesting. 96 SeniorsDays Toward Graduation Mark Allen Behm Christine Marie Belber Tonya Kay Benda Joseph John Bennett Cheryl Lee Bork Christine Marie Brian James Bowen Debra Duran Brass Sonya Bourquln Seniors“Time For Me To Fly” by REO Speedwagon is Kim Lorraine Briggs Cynthia Jo Brown Elizabeth Ruth Burkhart Kay Leann Butzine Lori Lynn Clark Cristi Ann Cox Dana Duane Daniels Wayne L. Davis Edward J. Dltsch Michael Wayne Dugger Erin Beth Edwards Martie Gail Estrada 98 SeniorsChosen as Class Song Nancy Lynn Gies Lola Theresa Gonzales Michael Eugene Frazier Michael Douglas Galloway Stuart Taylor Green Brad Michael Grier Troy Lynn Hadeen Lisa Marie Haider Gary Lee Hammond Roger Allen Hansen Rose Anna Hardy Charles John Harmon Seniors 991982 Seniors Choose Midnight Blue » ' April Lynne Hawley David Martin Hayward John Randall Harris Gail Suzette Hashman Shelly Jenell Heckman Thomas Allan Helmbuch Darcy Kay Henderson John Charles Herian Rick Lowell Hiatt Vickie LuAnn Hoff Allen Scott Hofmann Shari R. Hofmann 100 Seniorsand Silver for Class Colors John Wayne Hood Kathy Marie Howell Kimberly Lynn Hubbard Scott A. Hudgin Scott Dennis Jantz James Lee Jelinek Mark Girard Jensen Kirk Dale Keder Maureen Christine Kelly Shaun D. Kepler Jill Marie Kirchner David Edward Kutschke Seniors 101Senioritis and Spring Fever Overcome Seniors as James Greggory Lampert Todd Allen Land Ann Marie Langner Thomas Michael Lauder Rex Edward Laughlin Pamela Kay Klrchner Lawrence Carol Jean Lloyd Kevin Lyle Lore John Anthony Magdaleno Dave Allyn Marcoe Susan Pauline Martin Wendy Lynn Lyster 102 SeniorsThey Push Themselves Through the Final Months Douglas Eugene Maze Scott Alan Mills John Jay Maser Marie Elizabeth Mason Joy Lynn Miner Sheri Rae Montague David Lyle Montgomery George Morris Moss Debra Jean Mosser Deborah Kay Mundt Randolph John Musfelt Seniors 103Seniors Find Making Future Julie Ann Myers Carol Jean Nuss Sherri Ann Olson Roy Rudolph Panwitz Scot Anthony Parish Kirk Leonard Peterson Jerald Wayne Pierce William C. Potmesil Brenda Inez Powell Neil Glenn Pryor Jr. Kristina Marie Rask Scott James Reed 104 SeniorsPlans Extremely Difficult to Decide John Maurice Reilly Lisa Gail Renteria Donald Lee Reynolds Randy D. Robbins Tony Lee Roby Mikel A. Sams Pauline Schance Morris Clark Schefcik Roy D. Schnell Caroline Irene Schulze Kieth Rexton Scott Catherine Ann Sherlock Seniors 105Midnight Blue and Silver are Chosen as - ■A Colleen Marie Sherlock Dawn Marie Shires Betsy Jean Simpson Roger Dean Smith Lynna Spath John Leslie Stull Stella May Taylor Lori Ann Taylor Lorna Jean Therrien Peggy Sue Thompson 106 SeniorsClass Colors by Popular Vote Roger Wayne Timms Lance Anthony Tolstedt Brenda Sue Vandeventer Susan Marie Vaughn Fred War Bonnett James Halley Watson Jennifer Lea Wegner Perry Dean West Bryan Edmund Wilson Deborah Annette Zum Seniors not pictured: Todd Allan Beck Frank Joe Buresh Ton Joseph Coenen Diana Lynne Merrill Bryon W. Murray Susan D. Nollette Denise Tess Sager Dean Leroy Thompson Larry A. War Bonnett Tami Linn Wolf Jim Eari Zigler Seniors 107Senior Directory SHAUN PAUL ADAMS Wrestling; Golf 1,2. THOMAS KING ADAMS Bond Treasurer 3; Pep Band 1, 2,3.4; A-Club 3.4; Basketball 1; Football 1.2,3,4; Track 1,2,3,4; SPUD Staff 3, 4. Editor 4; Quill and Scroll 3.4; District One Acts 3; Student Government 4. President 4; District Speech Contest 2, 3. Champion ‘‘After Dinner Speaking’' 2; State Speech Contest 2; Thespian Play 2; All School Musical 4; State Powerlifting Championships 4; Prom Chairperson 3; District Band Contest Ensembles 2,3,4; Monsignor McDonald Award in Activities 4. DAVID E. ADAMSON Track 1; Rodeo Club 1,2,3. THOMAS ALFONS ANDRUS Track 1; FFA 2.3.4. President 4; All School Musical 4; German Club 3. TODD JON BANDEL DECA 4; Art Club 4. RODNEY LEE BAUER Stage Band 3.4; FFA 1.2.3,4. Reporter 3,4; Rodeo Club 3.4. TODD ALLEN BECK Basketball 1; Football 1; Golf 1.2; German Club 1. MARK ALLEN BEHM A-Club 3.4; Basketball 1; Football 1,2, 3.4; Track; FFA 1; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4. CHRISTINE MARIE BEIBER St. Agnes Academy: French Club 1; Band 1; Concert Choir 1; Pep Band 1; Freshman Sweetheart 1. A.H.S.: Band 2. 3.4; Pep Band 2.3,4; A-Club 4; SPUD Staff 3.4. Ad Manager 4; County Government Day 3; Basketball Student Manager 3; Homecoming Queen 4; Prom Queen 4. TONYA KAY BENDA Pep Club 1; Girls Glee 1; Concert Choir 2,3.4; A-Club 4; Golf 2,3.4; Volleyball 1; Y-Teens 1,2; Thespian Society 3.4. Thespian Play 3; AFS 3,4. JOSEPH JOHN BENNETT General Course CYNTHIA ANN BILLICK West Liberty High School. West Liberty. Iowa: Band 1,2,3; Flag Girls 2.3; Basket ball 1,2,3; Track 1,2; A.H.S.: Band 4; Pep Band 4; National Honor Society 4. MARK ALLEN BOLEK General Course ROCHELLE LYNNE BOOTS Girls’ Glee 1,2; Concert Choir 3; Y-Teens 2; FHA 4; AFS 2.3. BRENDA ANN BORG Band 1; Pep Band 1; A-Club; Basketball; Volleyball 1,2,3,4; Track 1.2.3,4; Y-Teens 1,2; FCA 2,3.4; All School Musical 2; German Club 1,2; Scholastic Athlete 4; National Honor Society 4; Athlete of the Year 4. CHERYL LEE BORK National Honor Society 3,4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 3.4; Outstanding Achievement in Art 1,2,3; Outstanding Achievement in Biology 2; Outstanding Achievement in Anatomy and Physiology 3; Monsignor McDonald Award in Art 4. CHRISTINE MARIE BOURQUIN Loomis High School. Loomis. NE: Band 1.2; Choir 1,2; Girls’ Glee 1.2; Concert Choir 1,2; Basketball 1,2; Track 1,2; Pep Club 1,2; A.H.S.: Choir 3; Concert Choir 3. BRIAN JAMES BOWEN Track 1, Student Manager 1; Annual Staff 3.4. Editor 4; Quill and Scroll 3.4; FBLA 4. Treasurer 4; Boys' State Delegate 3; German Club 1.2; DECA 3.4, President 4; National Honor Society 4. DEBRA DURAN BRASS Band 1,2; A-Club 4; Basketball 1,3,4; Volleyball 1,2,3,4; FBLA 4; Homecoming First Attendant 4; Sweetheart Dance Queen 4. KIM LORRAINE BRIGGS Art Club 4. CYNTHIA JO BROWN Longmont High School. Longmont. CO: Art Club 3; A.H.S.: FHA 4. Vice President 4. FRANKIE JOE BURESH General Course ELIZABETH RUTH BURKHART Perry High School, Perry, Iowa: Band 1, 2; Choir 1.2; A.H.S.: Band 2,3; Choir 2, 3,4; Swing Choir 3.4; Girls’ Glee 2; Concert Choir 3.4; Pep Band 1,2,3; Stage Band 3,4; A-Club 2,3,4, Secretary 4; Basketball 2,3; Volleyball 3.4; All School Musical 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4. KAY LEANN BUTZINE Band 1,2,3,4; Choir 4; Concert Choir 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; A-Club 3.4; Track 3. 4. Student Manager 3.4; Volleyball 1; Class President 3; Cheerleading 1; All School Musical 2; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; Winter Formal Attendant 1; Homecoming Second Attendant 4; Prom First Attendant 4; All School Musical 4; National Honor Society 4. LORI LYNN CLARK Choir; Swing Choir 3.4; Girls’ Glee 1; Concert Choir 1.2,3.4; Basket ball 1.2; Volleyball 1; Track 1; SPUD Staff 3.4. Editor 4; Quill and Scroll 3.4; Y-Teens 1; FBLA 3.4, Reporter 4; AFS 4; Pep Club 1. CRISTI ANN COX Golf 2,3; DECA 3.4; Outstanding Artist Award 2,3. DANA DUANE DANIELS A-Club 3,4; Basketball 2; Football 2.3, 4; Track 2,3.4; FBLA 4; County Government Day 3; DECA 4. WAYNE LEE DAVIS Choir 4; Swing Choir 4; DECA 4; AFS 3, 4; High Plains Honor Choir 4. EDWARD J. DITSCH DECA 4, Parliamentarian 4. MICHAEL WAYNE DUGGER General Course ERIN BETH EDWARDS Band 1.2; Pep Band 1.2; Golf 2,3,4; Arv nual Staff 3; Student Government 4; FBLA 4; County Government Day 3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 2,3. MARTIE GAIL ESTRADA Band 1,3; Golf 1,3; Track 1; Y-Teens 2. MICHAEL EUGENE FRAZIER Band 1,2,3; Pep Band 1,2,3; A-Club 2. 3,4; Basketball Student Manager 1,2,3; Football Student Manager 1,2,3; Golf 1, 2,3.4; County Government Day 3; Boys' State Candidate 3; National Honor Society 4. MICHAEL DOUGLAS GALLOWAY Eaton High School. Eaton. CO: Choir 1, 2; Swing Choir 2; Concert Choir 1.2; E-Club 2; Basketball 1,2; Football 1.2; Baseball 1,2; District Honor Choir 1,2; Spanish Club 1.2; A.H.S.: Choir 3,4; Swing Choir 3; Concert Choir 3,4; A-Club 3.4; Football 3.4; Wrestling 3.4; Track 3; FCA 3,4; County Government Day 3; All School Musical 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; District Music Contest 4; Scholastic Athlete 4. NANCY LYNN GIES Band 1.2,3.4; Pep Band 1.2,3,4; A-Club 3,4; Track 3,4, Student Manager 3,4; All School Musical 2. LOLA THERESA GONZALES County Government Day 3. STUART TAYLOR GREEN Band 1,3; Choir 4; Swing Choir 2,3,4; Concert Choir 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Stage Band 2,3,4; Annual Staff 3; Student Government 1; Thespian Society 2,3,4; Thespian Play 2; All School Musical 1,2; German Club 1; AFS 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 3,4; Na tional Honor Society 4. BRAD MICHAEL GRIER Annual Staff 4; German Club 1; DECA 4. TROY LYNN HADEEN General Course LISA MARIE HAIDER FBLA 4. GARY LEE HAMMOND A-Club 3; Basketball 4; Football 4; Track 4; FCA 2; Chadron Scholastic Contest 1. ROGER ALLEN HANSEN A-Club 4; Football 1,2,3,4; Wrestling 1. 2,3,4; Most Improved in Football 2; Homecoming First Attendant 4; Prom Second Attendant 4. ROSE ANNA HARDY Choir 1,2,3,4; Girls’ Glee 1.2; Concert Choir 3.4; All School Musical 1,2,3,4. CHARLES JOHN HARMON Middletown High School, Middleton. OH: Track 1, Wrestling 1; A.H.S.: General Course. JOHN RANDALL HARRIS Band 1,2,4; Choir 1,3.4, President 4; Swing Choir 1.2,3,4; Concert Choir 1,3, 4; Pep Band; Stage Band 2.3,4; Annual Staff 3,4; District One Acts 2; 108 Senior DirectoryState One Acts 2; Student Government 4. Treasurer 4; County Government Day 3; Thespian Society 2.3,4; Thespian Play 2; All School Musical 1,2,4; AFS 2.3.4. President 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; All State Choir 3,4; Hastings Honor Choir 3.4; High Plains Choir 2,3,4; Monsignor McDonald Award—Music 4. GAIL SUZETTE HASHMAN Band 1,2,3; FBLA 3; Flag Girls 2; County Government Day 3; DECA 4, Treasurer 4. APRIL LYNNE HAWLEY Track 2; FBLA 3,4; Rapid City Scholastic Contest 4. DAVID MARTIN HAYWARD Golf 1; FFA 3,4. SHELLY JENELL HECKMAN Choir 1; Volleyball 1; Track 1; SPUD Staff 2. THOMAS ALLEN HEIMBUCH Band 1,2,3,4, Vice President 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; A-Club 2,3,4; Basketball 1,2,3; Football 1,2,3,4; Track 1; Student Government 4; Power Lifting Contest 1, 2.3.4, 3rd Place 4. DARCY KAY HENDERSON SPUD Staff 3; Y-Teens 1; Student Government 3; German Club 1,2; DECA 3; AFS 3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4. JOHN CHARLES HERIAN Football 1,2; Wrestling 1,2,3; Golf 1,2,3; Rodeo Club 3,4, President 4. RICK LOWELL HIATT Wahoo High School. Wahoo, NE: Football 2.3; Golf 2.3; Band 2,3; Pep Band 2,3; A.H.S.: Stage Band 4; Golf 4. VICKIE LU ANN HOFF Band 1; Choir 1.2,3.4. Librarian 3; Swing Choir 4; Girls' Glee 1; Concert Choir 1,2,3,4; A-Club 3.4; Golf, Captain 4; Track 1; SPUD Staff 4; Y-Teens 1; District Speech Contest 3; Thespian Society 4, Vice President 4; All School Musical 2,4; AFS 2,3,4, Sec-Treas. 4; Quill and Scroll Honor Certificate 4. ALLEN SCOTT HOFMANN Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1.2,3.4; Stage Band 3.4; Golf 1,2,3,4; FBLA 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4. SHARI R. HOFFMAN General Course JOHN WAYNE HOOD General Course KATHY MARIE HOWELL Choir 1,2,3,4; Girls' Glee 1; Concert Choir 2,3,4; FHA 2,3,4, Historian 3, President 4. KIMBERLY LYNN HUBBARD Choir 1,2,3; Girls’ Glee 1,2; Concert Choir 3; Golf 2,3,4; Annual Staff 3.4; Y-Teens 1,2, Publicity Manager 2; Student Government 4; FBLA 3.4; Cheerleading 1,3,4; County Government Day 3. SCOTT A. HUDGIN Choir 4; Concert Choir 4. SCOTT DENNIS JANTZ A-Club 4; Basketball 1,2; Football 1.2. 3.4; Track 1,2,3; All Western Confer ence Football 3; Prom King 4. JAMES LEE JELINEK Wrestling 3.4; FFA, Sentinel 3.4. MARK GIRARD JENSEN Band 1.2,3,4; Choir 4; Swing Choir 1,2, 3.4; Concert Choir 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Stage Band 1.2,3,4. KIRK DALE KEDER Football 1; Wrestling 1,2; Track 1; County Government Day 3; German Club 1. MAUREEN CHRISTINE KELLY Band 1.2,3,4. Librarian 4; Pep Band 1.2, 3,4; A-Club 4; Volleyball 1.2,3,4, Cap tain 1. Co-Captain 3; District Speech Contest 3,4; County Government Day 3; Thespian Play 3; Homecoming Queen Candidate 4; Prom Queen Candidate 4. SHAWN D. KEPLER Bridgeport High School, Bridgeport. NE: Wrestling 1.2; A.H.S.: Rodeo Club 4. JILL MARIE KIRCHNER Band 1,2,3; Pep Band 1,2; A-Club 4; Basketball 1; Volleyball 1,2,3.4; Track 1, Student Manager 1; Y-Teens 1,2; Student Government 2,3,4, Secretary 4; FBLA 4; Cheerleading 1,3; Girls’ State Alternate 3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 3; Homecoming Queen Candidate 4; Prom Queen Candidate 4; Sweetheart Dance First Attendant 4; Most Outstanding Student Council 3,4; Pep Club 1; Senior Class Speaker 4; National Honor Society 4. DAVID EDWARD KUTSCHKE A-Club 3.4; Wrestling 2,3,4; Cross Country 4; Boys' State Alternate 3; National Honor Society 3.4. JAMES GREGGORY LAMPERT Football 1; Golf 1,2,3.4; German Club 3. TODD ALLEN LAND Basketball 1,2,3; Football 1,2,3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; Outstanding Woodworker 4. ANN MARIE LANGNER Band 1,2,3.4; Pep Band 1.2,3.4; Annual Staff 3.4; County Government Day 3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 1; Quill and Scroll 4. THOMAS MICHAEL LAUDER Vermillion High School, Vermillion, SD: Tennis Team 1; Boys' Glee 1; A.H.S.: Band 3; Swing Choir 2,3,4; Concert Choir 2,3,4, Librarian 4; Pep Band 3; Stage Band 3,4; Annual Staff 3; District One Acts 2; State One Acts 2; Thespian Society 3.4; Thespian Play 2; All School Musical 2,4; AFS 3,4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 2,3,4; All State Choir 4; High Plains Honor Choir 2,4; National Honor Society 4. REX EDWARD LAUGHLIN Band 1.2,3,4; Swing Choir 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Stage Band 2,3,4; Wrestling 1; District One Acts 3; State One Acts 3; All School Musical 4; Power Lifting State Champion 4; John Phillip Sousa Award 4. PAMELA KAY LAWRENCE St. Agnes Academy: Band 1; Volleyball 1; Thespian Play 1; A.H.S.: Band 2,3; Pep Band 2,3; Stage Band 4; Flag Girls 3; Thespian Society 2,3,4; Thespian Play 2. CAROL JEAN LLOYD Basketball 1, Student Manager 1; Golf 4; Volleyball 1; Track 1; Y-Teens 1; District One Acts 3; District Speech Contest 3; Thespian Society 2,3. KEVIN LYLE LORE General Course WENDY LYNN LYSTER Band 1,2,3.4; Choir 4; Concert Choir 4; Pep Band 1,2,3; Stage Band 1,2,3.4; A-Club 1,2,3.4; Basketball 1; Golf 2,3,4; Volleyball 1; Track 1.2; SPUD Staff 2; Student Government 1; County Government Day 3; All School Musical 4; AFS 3. JOHN ANTHONY MAGDALENO Band 1.2,3.4, Vice President 3. President 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Stage Band 3; A-Club 3,4, Vice President 4; Basket ball 1,2,3.4; Football 1,2,3,4; Track 1.2. 3,4; FCA 2,3; National Honor Society 3, 4; Boys' State Candidate 3; Senior Class Speaker 4. DAVID ALLYN MARCOE General Course SUSAN PAULINE MARTIN General Course JOHN JAY MASER Football 1; Wrestling 1.2; Golf 1. MARIE ELIZABETH MASON Band 1,2,3.4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Annual Staff 3; Y-Teens 1,2; Prom Chairperson 3; Class Sec-Treas. 3; FBLA 3.4. President 4; Majorette 2,2,4; Girls' State Delegate 3; County Government Day 3; National Honor Society 3.4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 2,3,4; District Music Contest Ensembles 2,3,4; NWC Outstanding Senior Leader 4; Monsignor McDonald Award—Shorthand 4. DOUGLAS EUGENE MAZE German Club 2. DIANA LYNNE MERRILL Concert Choir 2,3,4; Cross Country 2; FHA 2; County Government Day 3. SCOTT ALAN MILLS A-Club 3.4; Basketball 2.3. Student Manager 2,3; Football 2.3, Student Manager 2.3; Track 3; Student Manager 3. JOY LYNN MINER FBLA 4; DECA 3,4, Secretary 4; AFS 3,4. SHERI RAE MONTAGUE Band 1; Pep Band 1. DAVID LYLE MONTGOMERY Track 1,2,3; Cross Country 1,2,3. GEORGE MORRIS MOSS A-Club 3,4, President 4; Football 1,2,3, 4; Wrestling 1,2,3; Track 1.2.3,4. BILL ALAN MOSSER Choir 1.2,3,4; Basketball 1; Football 1; All School Musical 4. DEBRA MOSSER Choir 4; Girls' Glee 2; Concert Choir 4; SPUD Staff 3.4. DEBORAH KAY MUNDT Basketball 3. BRYAN W. MURRAY General Course RANDALL JOHN MUSFELT General Course Senior Directory 109JULIE ANN MYERS General Course SUSAN D. NOLLETTE Y-Teens 1; FHA 1; FBLA 2. Parliamentar ian 2. CAROL JEAN NUSS DECA 4. SHARI ANN OLSEN Band 1.3; Choir 1; Basketball 1; A-Club 2; Volleyball 2; National Honor Society 4. ROY RUDOLPH PANWITZ Football 1,2,4; Wrestling 1; Track 1; All School Musical 4; German Club 1. SCOT ANTHONY PARISH Concert Choir 2,3.4; Wrestling 1.2; Golf 1.2; County Government Day 3; DECA 4. Public Relations 4. KIRK LEONARD PETERSON Band 1,2,3.4; Pep Band; FBLA 3; Boys’ State Candidate 3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 2.4; Monsignor McDonald Award in English 2,3; National Honor Society 4. JERALD WAYNE PIERCE General Course WILLIAM C. POTMESIL Football 1; AFS 3.4. Vice President 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 3.4. BRENDA INEZ POWELL Choir 1,2,4; Concert Choir 4; Girls’ Glee 1,2; Annual Staff 3,4; Y-Teens 1.2; FBLA 3.4. Historian 3. Secretary 4; AFS 3.4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 1; Pep Club 1; Art Club 4; Outstanding Art Award 2,3; Drill Team 1; Quill and Scroll 4; National Honor Society 4. NEIL GLENN PRYOR. JR. Band; Pep Band; A-Club 4; Football 4. KRISTINA MARIE RASK Band; Pep Band; Y-Teens 2; FBLA 3.4. Vice President 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; All State Band 4; High Plains Honor Band 3.4; Na tional Honor Society 4. SCOTT JAMES REED A-Club 4; Basketball 1.2; Football 1; Golf 12,3.4; Chardon Scholastic Contest 4. JOHN MAURICE REILLY Band 1; Choir 2; Basketball 1; Track 1; District One Acts 2; State One Acts 2; Student Government 3; Thespian Society 2,3,4. Vice President 3; Thespian Play 1,2; All School Musical 2.4; AFS 2, 3.4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 1.4; Best Supporting Actor 2; National Merit Letter of Commendation 4; Rose-Hulman Institute. The Iceberg Project 4; National Honor Society 4; Monsignor McDonald Award in Spanish 4. LISA GAIL RENTERIA Band 1,2,3,4; Choir 1; Pep Band 1,2,3, 4; A-Club 3.4; Basketball 1,2,3; Volleyball 1; Track 1,2; District Speech Contest 3.4; Thespian Play 3. DONALD LEE REYNOLDS General Course RANDY D. ROBBINS General Course TONY LEE ROBY General Course DENISE TESS SAGER General Course MIKEL A. SAMS Football 1.2. PAULINE SHANCE Band 12.3.4; Choir 12.3.4; Swing Choir 2,3,4; Concert Choir 2,3,4; Pep Band 1, 2,3,4; Stage Band 2,3,4; All School Musical 1.4. MORRIS CLARK SCHEFCIK Art Club 4. ROY D. SCHNELL Band 12,3.4; Pep Band; A-Club 4; Basketball 2,3.4; Track 3.4; National Honor Society 3.4. KIETH REXTON SCOTT FHA 12.3,4. COLLEEN MARIE SHERLOCK A-Club 4; Golf 3; Track 1,2; Y-Teens 1; FCA 3.4; FBLA 3.4; DECA 3.4. CATHERINE ANN SHERLOCK Girls’ Glee 1,2; Y-Teens 1; DECA 3.4. Vice President 4; AFS 3.4. DAWN MARIE SHIRES FBLA 4. BETSY JEAN SIMPSON Band 12.3,4. Secretary 4; Pep Band 1. 2,3,4; Golf 3.4; Volleyball 1.2; Annual Staff 3; Cheerleading 1,3,4; District Speech Contest 3; Thespian Play 2.3; Chadron Scholastic Contest 1; Homecoming Queen Candidate 4; Prom Second Attendant 4; National Honor Society 4. ROGER DEAN SMITH A-Club 1; Football 2; Track 3; State Drivers Education Champion 2. LYNNA SPATH FBLA 4. JOHN LESLIE STULL Band 12,3; Pep Band 1,2,3; A-Club 3, 4; Basketball 1,2.3,4; Football 12,3.4; Track 1.2; Golf 3.4; Student Government 4. Vice President 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 2.4. DEBRA MARIE SUTTON General Course DANIEL E. SWESEY Band 1.2; Choir 4; Pep Band 1.2; Stage Band 1.2; A-Club 1,2,3; Basketball 1.2; Track 1,2,3; Cross Country 1,2,3; AFS 1, 2. LORI ANN TAYLOR SPUD Staff 4; Y-Teens 1; DECA 4; Quill and Scroll Honor Certificate 4. STELLA MAY TAYLOR FBLA 4. LORNA JEAN THERRIEN Annual Staff 3.4; SPUD Staff 4; AFS 3.4; Art Club 4. Quill and Scroll Award 4. DEAN LEROY THOMPSON General Course PEGGY SUE THOMPSON Band 12,3,4; Concert Choir 4; Pep Band 12,3,4; Golf 3.4; Y-Teens 1.2; FBLA 3; Girls' State Candidate 3; Na tional Honor Society 3.4; All School Musical 4; AFS 4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 12,3,4; District Music Contest 3.4; High Plains Honor Band 2.3,4; Monsignor McDonald Award In Science, Mathematics 4. ROGER WAYNE TIMMS A-Club 2,3,4; Football 13.4; Wrestling 12.3.4; Track 1.2. LANCE ANTHONY TOLSTEDT A-Club 2,3,4. Sergent at Arms 4; Bas ketball 12,3,4; Football 12,3,4; Track 12.3.4; National Honor Society 3,4. BRENDA SUE VANDEVENTER Choir 1; A-Club 4; Basketball 1,2,3; Volleyball 12,3,4; Track 1; Class OffL cer 3; FBLA 4; Cheerleading 1; Girls’ State Candidate 3; National Honor Society 3.4; Rapid City Scholastic Contest 4; Monsignor McDonald Award in English 4. SUSAN MARIE VAUGHN Annual Staff 4; Rodeo Club 12,3.4; Chadron Scholastic Contest 4; Art Club 4. FRED WAR BONNETT A-Club 3.4; Basketball 3; Track 3.4; Cross Country 3.4. JAMES HALLEY WATSON Swing Choir 2,3,4; Concert Choir 3.4; Track 1; District One Acts 2; State One Acts 2; District Speech Contest 2.3; State Speech Contest 2; Thespian Society 2,3,4; Thespian Play 2.3; All School Musical 2.4: Chadron Scholastic Con test 4; Art Club 4; High Plains Art Show 4; Outstanding Artist 2. JENNIFER LEA WEGNER Band 1.2; Pep Band 1,2; Stage Band 3. 4; A-Club 2,3,4; Basketball 12,3,4; Volleyball 12,3,4. Co-Captain 4; Track 1; Annual Staff 3.4; Student Govern ment 2,4; County Government Day 3. PAULA KAE WEHLING General Course PERRY DEAN WEST A-Club 2,3.4; Football 2.3; Track 12.3. BRYAN EDMUND WILSON A-Club 2,3,4; Football 12.3,4; Wrestling 12,3.4; Track 1.2; FFA 1; Athlete of the Year 4. TAMI LINN WOLF General Course JIM EARL ZEIGLER General Course DEBORAH ANNETTE ZURN Choir 2,3,4; Concert Choir 2,3,4; A-Club 1,2,3,4; Basketball 1,2,3,4; Volleyball 12,3.4; Track 12,3,4; Y-Teens 2; County Government Day 3; All School Musical 2. 110 Senior DirectorySeniors Make Their Final Departure From AHS John Magdaleno and Jill Kirchner are selected to represent the senior class as speakers. The hour preparation time before the graduation cere mony gave Deb Brass along with all the other seniors time (or a last goodbye to their high school years. Graduation's a time like a looking glass, to look in the future or look at the past. Remembering the good times we all had and trying to forget the times which were bad. Looking back we can see all we did and the things our parents forbid. We ended up in a high school hall pushed up flat against a wall We found some friends and found some fun we did some things never ever done. But looking forward is the hard part, because each of us must look into our heart To find the things we want to be, either serious, radical, crazy, or the real me. In times to come we'll separate and each of us will find his fate No matter when we go or what we do we’ll always be the class of 1982. Jill Kirchner John Stull and Peggy Thompson are recognized as class valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. A few ot the senior guys wait until the last final minute to put on their robes before taking their place in line. Graduation 1111982 Seniors “Sail On,” As Juniors Seeking advice from a sponsor, Robin Sampson begins the long task of decorating the gym. Morris Schefcik sweeps his date Lorna Therrien off her feet as the evening progresses. Serving refreshments throughout the evening for the upperclassmen are: Freshmen Nolene Roten, Linda Fairbanks. Kelly Kosmicki, Briglt Boness, Lezlie Adams, and Angie Kochiras. Junior class sponsors Mr. Phil Schweitzer and Mr. Steve Nelson help keep things running smoothly before and on the big night. Setting their own pace to the music, couples seem to enjoy the various songs provided by the band “Fancy Kat," out of Colorado. 112 PromHonor, Bid Farewell at Prom Playing a variety of music, the lead singer of "Fancy Kat" get involved in the performance. Beneath a shower of blue streamers, "Sail On” was carried out as this year's theme for the junior-senior prom. Couples crossed over a warf and under a rainbow, to enter an ocean atmosphere. Underwater scenes, light houses, a sailboat, fish, and nets were used to carry out the decor. “Fancy Kat”, a musical group from Denver, provided a variety of songs for the enjoyment of approximately 120 couples, on the evening of April 24th. Prom chairmen were Joann Balderson, fyiaria Davis, Mike Ellis, Janet Engel, Lisa Furrow, Kris Graff, Collette Jones, LaVon Krejci, Kris Margheim, Beth Meyer, and Robin Sampson. The 1981-82 Junior class officers were Chris Panwitz, president; LaVon Krejci, vice president; Collette Jones, secretary; and Brian Mahnke, treasurer. 1982 Prom Royalty: Roger Hansen and Betsy Simpson, second atten-ddnts: Queen Chris Belber and King Scott Jantz; Kay Butzine and Bryan Wilson, first attendants Juniors Angel Schaffer, Wendi Henderson, Mary Doherty and Candy Dennon "Sail On", leaving the rest of the world behind them. Prom 113Juniors Take on New Responsibilities The Class of 1983 found themselves facing new, different, and sometimes very scary responsibilities during the 1981-82 school year. Being a junior means creating and putting on the Junior-Senior prom. Many decisions had to be made, from the theme, to how to raise enough money. The Juniors found themselves faced without the usual allowance from the School Board, but the class pulled together with such projects as sponsoring sock-hops after football and basketball games, raffling off tickets to a college football game, and sponsoring a chili feed to raise money for the Prom's success. The prom theme, "Sail On,” was successfully carried out on April 24, 1982. Taking a moment to relax, Juniors Beth Meyer. Kelly Dexter, and Kris Graff jokingly take it easy before they return to their stations at the chili feed. Cheri Charles Appleyard Athey Joann Connie Brenda Balderson Ballentine Bedient Brad Beiber Courtney Bixby Laurie Boots Stacey Lorlie Greg Brown Burney Carter Curt Kelly Caudle Clark Marilyn Clark Glen Cole Randy Mike Coleman Colson Candy Bonnie Contryman Cook Elaine Eleanor Cook Cook 114 Underclassmen JuniorsLori Curt Janelle Maria Rick DeeDee Candy Cox Crabtree Daugherty Davis Davis Deines Dennon Kelly Penny Pam Mary Jeff Eden Mike Dexter Dickey Dilley Doherty Dugger Edwards Ellis Janet Michelle Mike Shannon Michelle Tony Jerry Engel Erickson Erickson Fickel Forney Fritzler Garton Rod Adrian Kris Tracy Mary Sandi Kim Geist Gonzalez Graff Grasmick Haider Hall Hamilton After foiling the first time. Maria Davis attempts to Kristi Ridenour and Dave Lawrence use the empty halls to complete pronounce a Spanish word correctly. homework that should have been finished the night before. Juniors Underclassmen 115Thank God It’s Friday! James Laurie Wendie Deana Harger Hatzenbuhler Henderson Hess Chris Madeline Jody Jan Hull Ison Joggers Jelinek Todd Tammie Bessie Tim Kautz Kistler Kochiras Kramer Doug Lisa Brenda Hinkley Furrow Hoffman Hopp Ben Colette Johnson Rondo Johnson Jones Lavon David Krejcl Barry Lamm Lawrence Weekends were made for . . . having fun. No matter what one’s idea of “fun" was. whether at home or with friends, everyone always looked forward to the weekends. Activities ranged from skating at the newly opened Skateland to "cruising the Butte." If there was a good movie in town, one could always find someone at the show. Pizza Hut was still where most teens went after games, dances, or a night on the town. However, if one didn’t want to wait for a pizza, teens could order a Big Mac, fries, and a shake from McDonald's. The Happy Dog arcade was a popular place to hang out and play the many electronic games, including the popular Pac Man. Like always, partying was what many high schoolers considered to be a good time. Some teens chose to just stay at home and spend time with their family and friends. Being whatever each individual chose to make them, weekends were the most popular time of the week. Tammie Kistler finds that making faces and sticking out your tongue often helps In concentration. 116 Underclassmen JuniorsHope Monroe works diligently on a Business Law Charlene Soden, Eleanor Cook and Elaine Cook take a much needed assignment, preparing her for a test. break before they set out on their journey to the Middle School. Sarah Brendan Scott John Shawn Rick Boyd Lewis Lilley Littlejohn Lloyd Lore Luft Lulow Blake Brian Cindi Kris Sally Bethanie John Mahnke Mahnke Merchant Margheim Martin Meyer Murphy Marla Tom Rick Sylvia Abbie Stuart Chris Musfelt Neeley Nelson Newman Nollette Olmstead Panwitz Juniors Underclassmen 117Class of ’83 Prepares for College Along with doing everyday homework and taking the ACT tests, the Junior class began thinking about their plans after high school, Career choices had to be made so that college course requirements could be met. Representatives from many colleges visited with students to help them decide on future plans. Time goes fast, but the juniors still have one year to make that final, most important decision. Melanee Kent Kevin Mike Gary Melodie Tannya Peterson Piihl Piihl Pritchard Rasmussen Reeve Reeve Carol Shelly Wanda Kristi Ronda Troy Craig Renteria Reynolds Reynolds Ridenour Ross Roten Rust Robin Lisa Jane Chad Jackie Robert Tracy Sampson Sanchez Schick Schlichtemeier Schulze Shimp Smith Charlene Steve Donna Randy Rich Jerry Dave Soden Stackenwatt Steggs Stephens Strang Swanson Terrell 118 Underclassmen JuniorsKerri Rod Mark Teri Tony Janet Rick Thompson Vaughn Waddell Walker Waybright Ward Weber Teresa Rhonda Teena Mike Sherrie Samantha Susy Weidman West West Wheeler Wolvington Worley Ziegler Hope Monroe, Cheri Appleyard, and Courtney Bixby measure the gym for ceiling decorations for the prom. "Sail On." Rich Strang takes advantage of an empty study hall to finish reading The Scarlet Letter for English. Greg Carter expresses his enthusiasm and school spirit by participating in school cheers and songs at one of A.H.S.'s all-school pep rallies prior to the district tourney. Juniors Underclassmen 119Sophomores Get Off to an Early Start Friendship Is an important part ol school, as Wendy Krause and Jeanie Sterner exhibit. This being their second year in high school, the Sophomores were accustomed to teachers, upperclassmen and rules. This enabled the students to mold more into a class as a whole. Organizing early in the year with the help of Miss Swarthout and Mr. Ackerman, the class participated in hall decorations for the homecoming festivities. Since money from the school board was cut off for Prom dances, the Sophomores decided to get an early start. They began raising money in preparation for next year’s Prom. Class officers, Vicki Mandelberg, President; Polly Abbott, Vice President; Terri Ottaway, Secretary; and Mike Harden, Treasurer; were elected, and class dues were collected. Although their sockhop had to be cancelled due to bad weather, other money-making projects, such as a a bake sale and a car wash, were carried out. The Class of '84 proved to be a productive and organized group. Polly Mike Ramona Deb Don Randy Ron Abbott Alvarado Alvarado Andrus Bardsley Basford Batt Deanna Chanda Bill Ray Tony Cam! Sean Beckhoff Behm Bernard Berry Berry BIHIck Bixby DeAnn John Steve Shelly Deanna Angelo John Blakeman Bork Boslau Bridge Buskirk Casados Chaplin 120 Underclassmen SophomoresJackie Sue Chouanard Cole Mike Lisa Brenda Joyce Cyndy Cover Davis Dilley Doyle Dugger Marcy Kenny Landis Edminster Erickson Estrada Mike Fosket Nancy Arlen Laura Fowler Fraedrick Gasseling Candace Sammy Gaswlck Gomez Brenda Brian Gonzalez Grier Tim Sandy Michelle Griffith Hamilton Harden Bryan Morgan gets a much needed drink of water after working out. Paying close attention to the instructor, Julie Hirter gains valuable knowledge from spending time in the library. Sophomores Underclassmen 121Sophomores Get Into the Swing of High School Mike Delbert Lana Harden Harsln Hart Jim Julie Ryan Hertog Hirter Hood Rhonda Cheri Kim Jones Kelley Kepler Ron Kollars Amanda Joe Dawn Heitz Herian Hernandez Retta Chris Liz Jenkins Jesse Jones Gayle Bill Tina Koozer Krantz Krause Miss Swarthout helps Jeanne Sterner prepare her speech for the upcoming District Speech Contest. Gayle Koozer and Juli McFall agree that leaving the building after the last bell is the best part of their school day. 122 Underclassmen SophomoresA Falling Star As we travel down life's road, wondering who we are, We often look upon the sky, and glimpse a falling star. Walking down the road we'll see, a hand reaching out to touch, A friendly smile, a warm embrace, offering so much. Slowly walking farther down the road, walking hand in hand, We'll share our love forever, from now until the end. Stumbling toward the end of our journey, which really isn't far. We'll reach ouf our hands fogether, and catch that falling star. Sophomore class officers, Vicki Mandelberg, Polly Abbott and Terri Ottaway, provide organizational strength to their class. Brenda Gonzalez Wendy Kurt James Paul Jerrod Jo Jo Simone Krause Lambert Langston Lauder Lawrence Lehl Lessert LeAnn John Vicki Elissa Denise Brad Brett Littlejohn Luft Mandelberg Marshall Martin Maze Maze Eric Don Juli Trevor Angie Bryan Roger McCall McDonald McFall Midgett Moore Morgan Mosser Sophomores Underclassmen 123Sophomores Form a Functional Group Shelly Scott Larry Nollette Nunn Nuss Rob Russ Sandy Juanita Moyle Muller Mundt Navarro Jim Penny Doug Monty Peterson Petrich Terri Rosie Ottaway Patino Janice Linda Pearce Pebley Jerome Kevin Kristen Lisa Rernert Rlchmeler Rickman Pierce Kirt Piihl Stephen Chrissy Pollock Reilly Brian Saltzman David Schaffer Tim Schnell Rick Rick Chris Ridenour Roebuck Rose Vickie Sabala Greg Jerry Sarah Rich Schrader Shannon Sherlock Shimp 124 Underclassmen SophomoresSophomores participate in many activities, such as this year’s pep band for basketball games. Shawn Smith Brad Underwood Bill Wills Dawn Snyder Mark Vaughn Tina Wodke Jim Smith Cora Turner Jeanne Sterner Travis Vogel Pete Woolsey Kay Wildy Bubble gum chewers. such as Sophomore Juli McFall, can be seen even at basketball games, showing their ability for blowing bubbles to any one who will take the time to watch. Sophomores Underclassmen 125Freshmen Become Use to High School The future of AHS will lie in the hands of the Class of ’85. Even though they were only underclassmen, they soon rose to new heights, which will extend throughout their next three years in high school. Their first year in a new school was difficult because of the adjustment to teachers, rules, and upperclassmen, which had to be accomplished. But starting out with more freedom than they experienced while they attended middle school, the transition to high school was less complicated. Also, with a better variety of extra-curricular activities, such as fine arts, organizational clubs, and sports, their year passed more quickly and with more enjoyment. After school. Freshman Tom Beagle, ends his day by stopping tor a can ot Mountain Dew. Bret lezlie LaVone Ernie Billy Kurstin Pam Adams Adams Adamson Aquallo Alvarado Apell Appleyard Jeri Kathy Tom Darry Lori Roger Briglt Bacon Balnter Beagle Beam Bearden Bedient Boness Amy Joe Kama Jolene Bob Donnie Cathy Boots Bowen Brammer Brenner Bush Cabello Carr 126 Underclassmen FreshmenPam Randy Katie Chris Vicki Lowell Lonnie Caventer Chasek Chouanard Clark Clark Contryman Covalt Vesta Rhonda Blaine Dee Carolyn Becky Ted Curtiss Daniels Dawn Dennon Dickey Ditsch Drabbles Denise Laura Susan Linda Jared MeShonne Scott Dunbar Dye Edgerton Fairbanks Fero Fickel Floth Natalie Schmitz uses her spare time after school viewing the art display which was set up in the hall by art students. Since a full load of classes with few electives are required for freshmen, students such as Paul Hoffman must use time in class to get their assigned work done for Earth Science. Freshmen Underclassmen 127Lloyd Tammy Leigh Mike Gladwell Golden Goode Foos Steve Jim Ed Forney Fuller Gardner Leon Harsin Rusty Heckman Carla Henderson Celeste Gonzalez Ralph Tim Gonzalez Hansen Jett Harris Jim Coy Kevin Scott Holdeman Hoover Hoppens Hiatt Dannon Hill Paul Hoffman Terry Holbrook Vicki Glen Jedlicka Jenkins Veronica Jesse Doug Horrocks Scott Hudson Sheldon Lesli Huggler Hume Gwen Ed Tanya Angie Johannes Johnson Kelley Kerns 128 Underclassmen FreshmenKlrt Angle Kelly Doug Betsy Leslie John Kerr Kochlras Kosmicki Kuehn Larkowskl Lewis Loutzenhlser Casey Stacey Paul Carrie Kathy Doug Jami Lulow Mandelberg Manuel Marx Mattley McCune McFall Toni Mike Terri Rod Dan Mark Mary Moffitt Moscrip Moss Naylor Nelson Nelson Nolen In a required class such as Earth Science, the attention span of freshmen greatly varies; this Is especially true during a video tape. A Leaf The wind is pulling me. I can’t hold on! A strong gust! Snap! I am free! I am flying! My spirit fills to the rim! My emotions burst, and I fly and tumble Feeling no direction for a seeming decade of ecstasy. Flopl I am on the ground, to go through the cycle of life, to sometime know heaven again. Joe Bowen Freshmen Underclassmen 129Transition from Middle School is Made Michael Melody Gay Dee Dee Randy Payne Pebley Pedersen Pohlman Prall Todd Dion Brian Randy Michelle Rehder Renteria Richmeier Rogers Rohrbouch Terri Mike Todd Felipe Eric Rowe Sabala Sampson Sanchez Schaffer i Carrie Marx reads today's announcements before school. Jogging in the halls is done by many students after school. Diana Scott Purchase Reese Ken Nolene Rose Roten Neil Natalie Schmidt Schmitz Jennifer Tamara Schnell Schnell 130 Underclassmen FreshmenJeanna Mark Shaw Sheets Jim Todd Snyder Snyder Amy Wendl Stephens Stitt Marla Sheila Sutton Sutton Manuel Maria Vasquez Vasquez Stephen Pollock and Mr. Bill Stout find that a good student-teacher relationship can en rich the overall learning process in general biology. Mark Jolinda Joni Shane Richard Swesey Sydow Taylor Thompson Vaughn Mike Harten Alonna Wendy Ginger Vernon Vogel Voss Walsh Welch Lori Steve Doug RaDona Greg West Wheeler Wilkinson Zacher Zeigler Freshmen Underclassmen 131Ads With the greatly appreciated support of the local merchants, the annual staff was able to present "Turnabout.” Inflation rates spiraled skyward, but merchants were still able to support Alliance High School activities. This at lowed many organizations to continue despite the school board’s cutback of the budget. Without the continued support of the Alliance businesses, most school activities would be nonexistent. 132 Ads DivisionAds Division 133R.K. Nelson Associates The Alliance High Marching Band during the 1981 Christmas Parade. Tom Goaley Bob Schott Mark Miller 134 Ads R.K. Nelson Lloyd Softley John Mitchell Kim CornetteNebraska Bean Elevator, Inc. C Two Locations West 14th East 3rd West Plant—762-5838 East Plant—762-1640 PDQ Gas, Groceries, Beer, Lunch Meats Open 6 A.M. to Midnight, 7 Days a Week Lampert Lumber 1107 Flack For All Building Needs Congratulations Class of 1982Alliance Medical Center 2307 Box Butte 762-3741 Alliance, Nebraska 69301 W.L. Fairbanks, M.D. B.D. Forney, M.D. Best Wishes to the Class of ’82WORLEY STUDIO Fine Portraits and Sound Since 1919 508 Box Butte (308) 762-3333 CONGRATULATIONS TO THE SENIORS OF 1982 Jill Kirchner Catch that Pepsi Spirit. Drink it in! Pepsi Cola Bottling Company Alliance, Nebraska Bottled under appointment of Pepsi Cola, Purchase, NY Shoes and Fashions Ads 137WE SERVE BURLINGTON NORTHERN EMPLOYEES WHO LIVE AND WORK ON THE ALLIANCE DIVISION Jackie Schulze, Tony Fritzler, Betsy Larkowski and Leslie Hume ILROAD EMPLOYEES CREDIT UNION POST OFFICE BOX 697 ALLIANCE, NEBRASKA 69301 Area Code 308 762-5702 CNCUA 138 AdsOlson’s Moving and Storage 762-4370 Local and Long Distance ALLIED VAN LINES Agent 1230 W. 3rd ALLIANCE Ron Gunia Golf Shop Alliance Municipal Golf Course Congratulations to the Class of 1982 Congratulations Class of ’82 L.B. Murphy Co. Makes the good life better. Sandi Hall ALLIANCE CONSUMERS CO-OP ALLIANCE • HAY SPRINGS Feed Department 762-8756 Steel Building 762-8035 Tire Department 762-3291 Service Station 762-4743 Ads 139Jeen Factory Located in the Heritage Six Mall 318 Box Butte Downtown Alliance 762-8310 Featuring Men’s and Women’s Fashion Jeans Owned and Operated by Mary Ellen and Rich Reynolds Congratulations Class of 1982 140 AdsJohnson’s Feed Store 9iii Walt Young and Shawn Lore Master Mix Feeds 762-2255 116 Blacks Hills U-Save Super The Meat People 762-6481 Alliance, Nebraska Fertilizers Feeds Seeds Chemicals Husky Petroleum We Do It Better! BURLINGTON NORTHERN RAILROAD “Where Good Neighbors Work” Ads 141312 $ TV D APPLIANCE HAMILTON SLRVLL W5S 762 21510 Kim Hamilton Hamilton’s Service Center Marker’s Pittsburgh Paints 216 Platte Full line of Pittsburgh Paints and Rez Products Best Wishes Box Butte Alliance, Nebraska 823 West 6th Street Alliance, Nebraska Ken Hamilton 762-2510 to the Seniors of 1982 Bel Air Stylists 762-6525 For the Latest in Styles, Cuts and Perms We Carry a Complete line of Roffler Products Nebraska Typewriter Equipment of Alliance Inc. Your Franchized Royal Typewriter—A.B. Dick Sprit—duplicators Copies Mita Copystar Copies 217 E. 3rd 762-3675 Ads 142 Quiz (multiple choice) Q. What is WILLIE WIREDHAND DOING? A. Bull Fighting, picking daisies, target practicing, none of these. Correct answer - none of these. WILLIE is conserving energy using LAROS PREWO. Panhandle Rural Electric Membership AssociationFamous Clothing House Mens Clothing Furnishings and Shoes 307 Box Butte Alliance, Nebraska Williams’ Jewelery R.L. (Bob) Williams 317 Box Butte Bob Williams and Lorna Therrlen Hamiltons Outdoor Sports 116 W. 4th 762-5780 Your Hunting and Fishing Headquarters Congratulations to the Class of 1982 Smitty’s Service Wheel Alignment—Tire Balance Brake—Tune Ups—State Inspections—Air Conditioning Don and Roger Smith Alliance, Nebraska Ph. 762-1355 Art Jerry’s Across the Street From the Post Office Levis Boots Belts Buckles Iron Horse Diner and Saloon 100 Box Butte 762-4300 Ads 143Kentucky Fried Chicken 910 Flack Alliance, Nebraska 762-3980 Diane Wood, Jeff Bright, Brett Maze. James Merrill, Dwight Lamm, John Luft, June Livingston, Mary Ann Schultz, Sherry Haulman Joni Christensen. Ruth Wilier, Bruce Schultz. Wanda Reynolds, Tina Haln, and Shawn Schultz. 144 AdS No one else does it tender and juicy the Colonel’s way.Brittan Insurance Agency Tritle Plumbing Inc. 304 Niobrara 762-2244 in Box Butte Insurance Plans Plumbing Tailored to Your Needs Drain Cleaning Service Serving Alliance Dial Since 1946 762-4351 Buchfinck, Inc. All you need to know in real estate We also handle: Insurance Abstracting Small Loans Sunshine Nutrition Center 218 W. 10th 762-1967 Complete Line of Natural Foods Vitamins—Books—Cosmetics THE ALLIANCE NATIONAL BANK At the Alliance National Bank We’re blazing the trail for you. See us for all your financial needs Checking accounts, auto loans, saving plans Sandy Hamilton, Brian Bowen and Lori BeardenWe Support Our Students in Alliance 10 a.m.—1:00 a.m. Stop in—Drive in or Sit Down in our new Dining Room 146 AdSTOATHTF Jj JwiZ JLJL STATES Custom Cattle Feeders Your Best Local Grain Market Podhaisky Insurance Real Estate—Loans 762-5321 Alliance, Nebraska “Serving the area since 1930” Plains Implement and Motor Company John Deere Eversman Farm Hand Alliance, Nebraska Northern Plains Land and Cattle Agency Alliance, Nebraska 762-3155 Keith Sorum—Owner Ads 147Farmer’s Implement Co. KCOW Case—Massey—Ferguson The People Radio 1400 Farm Equipment m West 3rd Sales and Parts 762-5000 Bruce Furniture West 3rd 462-6980 Free Parking Free Delivery Credit Available Where quality, brand name furniture is sold for less. House of Beauty 211 Box Butte Heads First for Beauty Bonnie Relfschneider Shawn Lore The Annex Carpet Paint Store 1003 W. 3rd Alliance Complete Floor Covering Service Service Carpet, Vinyl Cermaic Carpet Cleaning One-Stop Decorating Service—Floor Covering, Wall Covering—Paint Congratulations, Class of ’82 148 AdSJim Langston, Monty Petrich Skip’s Steak ’n Eggs Open 24 Hours 930 W. 3rd— 762-1922 Alliance Motors Congratulations, Seniors Gaines of 1982 Unlimited Steel Dr. Robert C. Dietrich 762-3124 1024 Flack 762-3480 Supply West 3rd Sucgang Medical Building 515 Niobrara Alliance, Nebraska 69301 Sales Service Automotive Tune-up and Ramblin’ Montgomery Ward Repair Road Crowe’s Harland O Congratulations Class Sales Agency Johnson, of '82 762-3954 216 Box Butte Manager Congratulations to the 1982 Seniors Ads 149The Guardian State Rank and Trust C 2i Alliance. Nebr. 69301 Donald D. Stull, Chairman of the Board Charles W. Griffis, President Lane R. Nansel, Executive V. President Dale V. Borg, Senior Vice President Kenneth L. Littlejohn, Sen. V. Pres. Jerry L. Beagle, Vice President James C. Nelson, Vice President L. LeRoy Schommer, Vice President James E. Abbott, Vice President Eugene L. Hastings, Asst. V. President Signa E. Holub, Assistant Cashier Brian W. Lundy, Assistant Cashier TRUST DEPARTMENT F. L. Balderson, Senior Trust Officer W. A. Seiler, Trust Officer John R. O’Neal II, Ass’t. Trust Officer The Financial Center of Western Nebraska Member F.D.I.C. 150 Ads“Skateland of Alliance” 1312 East 10th 762-6898 We firmly believe the majority of people are polite—it is for them we are in business.” Jim McDermott Bauer Pre-Mix Inc. Alliance Hemingford 762-3236 487-5517 A precisioned product to meet any specifications Snyder’s Kirby Vacuums New and Used 816 West 4th Owners Jerry and Paul Snyder 719 Flack Avenue 762-3387 Congratulations to the Class of 1982 1 ' roducti rcfl ssoci on | ation J Wayne Goff President Ads 151d‘s ‘at IMcDonald's “ 1™ McDonald’s Salutes The Students of Alliance High School 1449 West 3rd Alliance 152 AdsThe Hanger 332 Box Butte Alliance, NE 69301 Phone 762-6744 If you haven’t been to The Hanger, Where have you been? Jill Klrchner Gordon and Rosalee Hoff Vickie Hoff Cover—Jones Motor Co. 3rd Big Horn Brenda Powell and Lorna TherrienWESTERN NEBRASKA SAVINGS COMPANY Higher Rates on Savings than any Bank or Savings Loan Passbook Accounts 61 2% Certificates Available at Higher Interest Rates A State Chartered Industrial Loan Investment Co. Accounts Guaranteed to $530,000.00 by N.D.I.G.C. 762-5302 1204 West 3rd Street P.O. Box 458 Alliance 154 Ads Ronald L. Hiatt PresidentDr. Gene The Waterbed Giles Store Mimi Roller Mike 8l Pam Brown Bonnie Pelster Saudia Wilcox Javae Ermels Congrats Alliance 762-7270 to the Class of ’82 Chadron 432-5682 YOUR SATISFACTION ISSU.WAYS FIRST', Alliance Plaza Shopping Center 762-1181 Don Ehly, Mgr. BERNIE'S ACE HARDWARE ALLIANCE, NEBRASKA 315H Laramie - Dial 762-3488 General Hardware Electric Supplies Plumbing Supplies Farm Supplies egner cyborg. nc. g. m. LINES 525 EAST THIRD STREET • ALLIANCE, NEBRASKA 69301 • PHONE (308) 762 • 3855 Ads 155The Elms For Fine Dining and Drink Quality Broiled Steaks, Chicken and Seafood Prime Rib Every Friday and Saturday Night 1015 E. 3rd King-Sized Cocktails 762-3425 Parking on east side of Building Best of Luck to the Class of 1982 From Neil Sandy Pryor 156 Ads Fred War Bonnet and Sparky Pryor 3 Dining Rooms John’s Shoe Alliance Repair Lumber Company 217 Box Butte Your friendly yard Lowest prices in town for 1020 W. 3rd new shoes Alliance and boats for 762-3274 both men women 7 INSURANCE Alliance Hemingford Godfather's Pizza 930 Flack Avenue Call Ahead: 762-8747 Congratulations to AHS Graduates Wayne Dirk Simpson Excavation 767 Belmont 762-4727 Congratulations, seniors of ’82 Congratulations, Seniors Neil’s Truck Service and Employees Internationals—Trucks 414 Black Hills 762-3310 Electric Hose Rubber Co. A Dayco Company P.O. Box 618 Congratulations, Seniors! Ads 157First Federal Lincoln 223 Box Butte Arlene Gear, Helen Davis, Marilyn Zellaha, and Gary Ermlls Hatch Drug 402 Box Butte Wayne Noche' Tritle Plumbing 111 Box Butte Plumbing and Drain Cleaning Service Dial 762-4351 NEBRASKA AAA CORNHUSKER MOTOR CLUB INSURANCE Auto Sales Rep. Home Life George Vorovka Health 1608 Emerson 762-1288 “We make the good life better” Ads 158 Podhaisky Insurance Real Estate—Loans 762-5321 Alliance Nebraska “Serving the area since 1930”Harris Sales Bakery and Thrift Store (Locally Owned) Tittel Motor Co. Quality Used Cars The Muffler House Magnavox Sales and Local Distributor for Old Home Service 571 W. 3rd St. Phone 762-2700 Bakery Goods 114 Niobrara Phone 762-4310 Dr. Robert Bowen 2409 Box Butte Congratulations 762-4056 to the Class Best Wishes to the of 1982 Class of ’82 Midland Builders Supplies Ed’s Used Cars The Custom Shop 323 Flack Ave. 762-3931 Dr. Gary D. Christensen. D.D.S. Everyone Drives a Used Car Congratulations Kurl and Swirl Morrills Drive In Todd's Body and Frame Shop Class of ’82 Thiele Jewelry Thiele Drug Chapter VI Carter Sales Rhoads' The little Place Next to The Theatre You’ve finally made it, Seniors! Bedient Lltho Printing Daylight Donut Shop We carry special gifts for special people Grampy's Restaurant Ads 159Western Wear and Tack Congratulations to the Class of 1982 Hayward’s Open Range 210 Box Butte Alliance Theatre a member of Commonwealth Theatres 410 Box Butte 762-4100 Vickie Hoff and Juli McFall 160 AdS Nelson Wells, Inc. Alliance StaNu Cleaners Alliance Chiropractic Clinic Alliance Tractor and Implement Congratulations to the Class of 1982 from the Annual StaffShaun Adams 624 Flack 762-6033 Gene’s Pharmacy Dial 762-4475 M —-J Kim Briggs 914 West 10th Alliance, Nebraska We’re Proud to Print “The Spud” Your Newspaper “The Times Herald” 114 East 4th Ads 161Members are: Katie Schnell. Tami Ushio, Ten Herman. Carrie Taylor. Susan Turgeon, Deena Contonis, Jenny Skeen. Robyn Tucker. Kim Dobson. Vicki Dickerson. Kim Rathbum, Kelly Penny. Missy Mashburn, Vesta Jo Curtis. Carla Henderson. Susan Edgerton, Gay Pederson, Jill Moravek, Jenny Schnell. Deanna Dennon, Chris Clark. Melody Pebely, Linda Fairbanks. Lisa Davis. Angie Moore. Michelle Forney. Joni Herman. Jeanne Sterner, Tina Krause. Linda Pebley, Sam Worley. Amanda Heitz, Nancy Gies, Wendy Lyster, Betsy Simpson. Brenda Borg. Kay Butzine. Vickie Hoff. Job’s Daughters Bethel 3 Alliance, Nebraska 162 AdsAds 163c Ray Berry. Mike Galloway, John Magdaleno. Tom Heimbuch, John Stull. Kevin Hoppens, Jim Hertog, Jeff Tomlin. Matt Christensen, Tony Berry. Jim Langston. Mike Erickson, Brad Beiber, Bryon Morgan. Rick Weber, Joe Bowen, George Moss, Brian Heitz, Brian Bowen. Rob Moyle. Phil Pryor. Jeff Harris. Roger Timms. David Kutschke, Greg Carter. Tim Hansen, Adrian Gonzalez. Troy Strang. Steve Forney. Sheldon Huggler. Pat Marcoe, John Chaplin. Tom Adams, and Mike Frazier. Alliance Chapter Number One in the State of Nebraska 1981-82 Congratulations to the Class of 1982 164 Ads3?% Sat Suite AUieutce. Tie. 6930 Specialties Equipment for Spinners, Weavers, fly fisherman, unique hardware handmade garments gifts 762-3998 1905 JEEN FACTORY Jeans and Tops By Lee, Dee Cee, Male Viola Levis Check our Handmade Giftware 762-8310 Charles Carol Ann Rusk Edward □. Jane Co. S?PC Members New York Slock Exchange, Inc. Catherine’s Bridal Boutique Thomas Clapp Registered Representative 762-6494 ‘‘Your Complete Wedding Service” Catherine L. Anderson 762-8147 Open anytime by Appointment Conversation Piece Baby Wall Accessories Lightning Accessories Contemporary Furnishings Oak, Chrome, Brass Wicker THE BUTTERCUP Kitchen and Gourmet Shop 762-8161 Heritage Six Mall 318 Box Butte Alliance, Ne. Ads 165Congratulations to the Class of 1982 J.F. Kennedy, M.D. Wm. Glassbrenner, O.D. D.D. Shannon, M.D. Mrs. B.G. Bauman D.N. Taylor, Jr., D.D.S. D.N. Taylor, Sr., D.D.S. R.J. Morgan, M.D. 166 AdsEdward D. Jones Co. A member New York Stock Exchange Thomas Clapp Registered Representative Located at the The United Presbyterian Youth Group: Stuart Green. Jim Hertog. Vesta Jo Curtiss. Kathy Bainter. Wendy Lyster, Kay Butzine. Betsy Simpson, Lavon Krejci, and Wendy Krause. Not Pictured are Brian Bowen and Advisor Tom Clapp. Heritage Six Mall—318 Box Butte—Alliance Lori Taylor, Hope Monroe, and Deb Mosser. Pritzkav Construction Company, Inc. Post Office Box 1636 Rapid City, South Dakota Ads 167Index A Abbey, Kola 55 Abbott. Polly 16.34,51.120.123 Academics Division 74,75 Ackerman. Marvin 80 A-Club 36 Activities Division 32.33 Adams. Bret 54.69.126 Adams. Larry 53.54.80 Adams. Lezlie 28.30,34,55,63.84.112. 112,126 Adams. Shaun 10.96.161 Adams. Tom 22.32,34.45.53,69.76.96. 164 Adamson. David 11,96 Adamson. LaVone 126 Administration Building 91 Ads 134-167 Ads Division 132.133 Aguallo, Ernie 54,69,126 Alvarado. Billy 54.126.129 Alvarado. Mike 120 Alvarado, Ramona 120 American Field Service 47 Andrus. Deb 120 Andrus. Tom 43.96 Annual 44,45 Apell, Kurstin 55.63,79.126.130 Appleyard. Cheri 45.114,119,140 Appleyard. Pam 13,30,126 ' Arsenic and Old Lace" 20,21 Art 26.27 Art Club 41 Arts 76 Athey, Charles 114 Athletic Banquet 72.73 B Bacon, Jeri 55.87.126 Bainter. Kathy 77.126.166,167 Balderson. JoAnn 28.31.114 Balderson, John 58 Ballentine, Connie 114 Bandel. Todd 26.39.41,96 Bardsley. Don 120 Basford, Randy 120 Basketball 60,65 Batt, Ronald 120 Bauer. Rodney 15,43.96 Beagle. Tom 29,58.126 Beam. Darry 126 Bearden. Lori 13,30.55.63,71.95.126,129 Becker. Bernard 84 Beckhoft. Deanna 42.120 Bedient, Brenda 45,114 Bedient, Roger 94,126 Behm, Chanda 30,120 Behm. Mark 53,81,97 Beiber, Chris 7,10,45.97,113 Beiber. Brad Benda, Tonya 29.40,59.97 Bennett. Joe 97 Bernard. Bill 120 Berry. Ray 15.120,125.164 Berry. Tony 22,120.164 Billick. Camela Billick. Cindi 97 Bixby. Courtney 59.114.119 Bixby. Sean 120 Black. Michelle 71 Blakeman. DeAnn 120 Bloom. Dixie 90 Bolek, Mark 97 Boness. Brigit Boness, Lorraine 89 Rock and Roll is clearly a favorite among the students at AHS. Boness. Richard 91 Booster Club 50 Boots. Amy 126 Boots. Laurie 114 Boots. Rochelle 97 Borg, Brenda Bork. Cheryl 41,97 Bork, John 84.120 Boslau. Steve 120 Bourquin, Christine 97 Bowen. Brian 97.164 Bowen. Joe 34.51.58,126.164 Bramer, Kama 63,79,126 Brass. Deb 7, Ill Brenner. Jolene 126 Brew, Nancy 90 Bridge. Shelly 120 Briggs, Kim 41,98.161 Bright, Jeff 144 Brown. Cindy 42.98 Brown. Stacey 114 Brown. Wayne 58,59,82 Burkhart, Liz 15,23.28.36,57,98 Burkhart. Randy 53.58 Burney, Lorlie 11,114 Bush. Robert 43.54,126 Bush. Ron 58 Buskirk, Deanna 42,120 Butzine, Kay 7.98.113,162.167 c Cabello, Donnie 126 Callahan. Joan 57 Carr. Cathy 126 Carter. Greg,164 Casados, Angelo 53,120 Caudle. Curt 114 Caventer, Pam 63,71,79,127 Caventer, Sherry 90 Chaplin. John 32.120,164 Chasek. Randy 127 Cheerleaders 35 Chouanard, Jackie 31,38,59.121 Chouanard, Katie 16,59.63,85,127 Christensen. Ellen 86,89 Christensen. Joni 14 Christensen. Matt 58,164 Clark. Chris 59,127.162 Clark, Kelly 114 Clark, Lori 30,38,45,79.97 Clark, Marilyn 11.43.114 Clark, Vicki 127 Classes Division 94,95 Closing 174-6 Coenen, Ton 47 Cole. Glen 114 Cole. Sue 121 Coleman, Randy 22.31,114 Colson, Mike 114 Colwell. Greg 58 Communications 77 Concert Band 18,19 Concert Choir 28,29 Contonis. Dan 90 Contonis. Deena 59 Contryman. Candy 114 Contryman, Tom 54,84.127 Cook. Bonnie 114 Cook. Elaine 114,117 Cook. Eleanor 114,117 Cooksley, Jake 61,63 Covalt, Lonnie 127 Cover, Mike 53,121 Cox. Cris 27,39,41.97 Cox. Lori 115 Crabtree. Curt 81,115 Cross Country 51 Cullen. Pat 66,79 Culton. Maxine 88 Curtiss. Sherrie 90 Curtiss. Vesta 16,59,63,127.167 Current Events 8.9 D Dances 10,11 Daniels. Dana 6.53,69.73,97 Daniels. Rhonda 127 Daugherty. Janelle 38,43,115 Davis. Helen 158 Davis. Lisa 16,95,121,162 168 IndexDavis, Maria 35,61,73,115 Davis. Rick 38,115 Davis. Wayne 28.39.97 Dawn. Blaine 127 DECA 39 DeCamp, John 174 Deines, Dee Dee 35,51.115,162 Dennon, Candy 35.113,115 Dennon, Dee 13,30,127 Dexter. Kelly 51,71,73.114.115 Dickey, Carolyn 127 Dickey, Penny 42,115 Dilley, Brenda 121 Dilley, Pam 115 Ditsch, Becky 12,127 Ditsch, Ed 39,97 Doherty. Mary 34,40,95,113,115 Doyle. Joyce 42,121 Drabbels, Tad 87,127 Driver s Ed 78 Drake, Kathy 89 Dugger, Cyndy 121 Dugger. Jeff 115 Dugger, Mike 97 Dunbar, Denis 54,62.84,127 Duryea, Bob 90 Dye. Laura 127 E Edgerton. Susan Edminster, Marcy Edwards. Eden 31,,161 Edwards, Erin 34,38.59.97,161 Ellis. Mike 53,58.115 Engel, Janet 35,57,77,115 English 84.85 Erickson. Kenny 53.64,121 Erickson, Michele 35.59.115 Erickson, Mike 53.64,115,164 Ermils, Gary 158 Estrada, Landis 121 Estrada. Marti 97 •v4 k? Blake Mahnke is one of many that find room for individuality in oolf. F Fairbanks, Linda FBLA 38 Fero, Jered 54,127 Fickel, McShonne 127 Fickel. Shannon 115 FFA 43 FHA 42 Fiebig, Lila 76 Fine Arts 14,15 Fine Arts Division 12,13 Fine Arts Honors 31 Flag Girls 16 Floth. Scott 127 Foos, Mickelle 10,63,128 Football 52-54 Ford. Mark 43 Forney. Joey 59 Forney. Michelle 63,92,115,162 Forney. Steve 18,58,62,128,164 Fosket, Michael 38,121 Fowler. Nancy 59,121 Fraedrich, Arlen 121 Frazier, Mike 58.99,164 Freshmen 126-131 Fritzler. Tony 58,115,138 Fuller. Jim 11.43.128 Furman. Bill 86.89 Furrow. Lisa 39,116 G Galloway. Mike,53,66, 72,82.97.164 Gardner. Ed 54.128 Garrett, Margaret 88 Garton, Jerry 115 Gasseling, Laura 121 Gaswick. Candace 34.57,70.71,121 Geer. Arlene 158 Geist. Rod Gies, Nancy 99,162 Gladwell, Lloyd 128 Goff, Wayne 90 Golden. Tammy 59,79,128 Golf 58,59 Gomez. Sammy 53,121 Gonzales. Lola 4.74,99 Gonzalez. Adrian 34.64,83,115,164 Gonzalez, Brenda 121 Gonzalez. Celeste 128 Gonzalez. Ralph 15,26,29.128,129 Goode. Leighann 128 Graduation 111 Graff. Jim 31 Graff. Kathy 31 Graff. Kris 14.15.17,32.114.115 Grasmick. Tracy 53,69,83,115 Green. Stuart 82,167,99 Greve, Alice 86 Grier. Brad 39,99 Grier. Brian 51.64.69,73,121 Griffith. Tim 121 Guidance Team 89 H Hadeen, Troy 27.41,74.76.99 Haider. Lisa 38,83,99 basketball fans, Marie Mason performs one of the duties of a majorette. Haider. Mary 45,67,115 Hain, Tina 39,144 Hall. Sandra 115,142 Hamilton. Kim 115.142 Hamilton. Sandy 39,95.121 Hammond. Gary 52.53,64,65,69.99 Hansen. Roger 7,33,53,66,99,113 Hansen. Tim 54,58,128,164 Harden. Michael 122 Harden. Michelle 121 Hardy. Rose 99 Harger, James 31,116 Harmon. John 99 Harris, Jeff Harris. John 92,94.100 Harsin, Delbert 122 Harsin, Leon 128 Hart, Lana 122 Hashman, Gail 6,10,39,100 Hashman. Nancy Hatzenbuhler. Laurie 35,60,61,116 Haulman, Sherri 144 Hawk. Jim 54,82 Hawley. April 100 Hayward. David 58.100 Heckman. Rusty 54.62,69.128 Heckman. Shelly 7.100 Heitz, Amanda 23.32.59,121,162 Heitz. Brian 164 Henderson, Carla, 162 Henderson. Darcy 8,100 Henderson. Wendie 113.116 Herian. Joe 122 Herian, John 100 Hernandez. Dawn 122 Hertog. Jim Hess. Deana 116 Hiatt, Scott Hiatt, Rick 58.83,100 Hiatt. Ron 93 Hill, Dannon 54,128 Hinkley, Doug 116 Hirter. Julie 59.121.122 Hoff. Vickie Hofmann, Allen 58.100 Hofmann. Shari 100 Hoffman. Paul Index 169Going back to their roots. Tonya Benda and Scott Mills don western attire as part of Western Days. Holbrook. Terry 128 Holdeman, Jim 54.69.128 Homecoming 6.7 Honors Convocation 92,93 Hood. John 101 Hood. Ryan 39.122 Hoover. Penny 87 Hoover. Coy 58.62,128 Hopp, Brenda 116 Hoppens, Kevin 54,69,182,164 Horrocks, Doug 128 Howell. Kathy 101 Hubbard. Kim 135,161 Hudgin. Scott 81,96.101 Hudson. Scott 69,128 Huggler. Sheldon 51,128,164 Hughes. David 53.54 Hull. Chris 53,66.116 Hume. Lesli 128,138 Husman. Larry 39.122 i lllian, Clayton 87 Index 168-173 Ison. Madeline 116 j Jaggers. Jody 35,57,116 Jantz, Scott 53.101.113 Jedlicka. Vicki 31,71.128 Jelinek, James 43,49,101,111 Jellnek, Jan 116 Jenkins, Glen 128 Jenkins. Retta 45,71.122 Jensen. Mark 12.15,28.30,101 Jesse. Chris 122 Jesse, Veronica 128 Johannes. Gwen 79,128 Jones. Colette 35,57.116 Jones. Liz 55,57,63.122 Jones. Patricia 39,80 Jones. Rhonda 122 Johnson, Ben 67,116 Johnson. Dave 43.80 Johnson. Dianne 90 Johnson, Ed 54,128 Johnson, Eldon 54,79 Johnson. Jan 87 Johnson. Ronda 116 Journalism 78 Juniors 114-119 K Kaufman. Kelly 59 Kautz. Todd 116 Keder, Kirk 101 Kelley. Cheri 122 Kelly, Maureen Kelly. Tanya 128 Kepler, Kim 38,59.122 Kepler, Shawn 101 Kerns, Angie 55,128 Kerr. Kirt 58.129 Kirchner, Jill 4,34,38, 175 Kistler. Tammie 28,29.38,45.79.116 Kochlras. Angie 55.63,112 Kochiras. Bessie 45,79,116,129 Kollars. Ron 18.122.125 Koozer. Gayle 122 Kosmicki, Kelly 63,71,112.129 Kraay, Brian 51 Kramer. Tim 64,69.116 Krantz, Bill 84.122 Krause, Tina 122,162 Krause. Wendy 16,123.167 Krejci. Lavon 16.28.43,116.167 Kuehn, Doug 58.129 Kuehn. Jim 11.47.82 Kuehn. Pat 58 Kutschke, David 51,101,164 L Lambert, Jim 58 Lambert, Kurt 53,123 Lamm, Barry 20,25,92,116 Lampert. James 58,74,102 Land. Todd 102 Langner. Ann 45,94.102 Langston, James 53,123,149,164 Lamm, Dwight 144 Larkowski, Betsy 129,138 Lauder, Paul 53.69,123 Lauder. Thomas 28,30,76.102 Lauder. Tom 22.28,29,31 Laughlin. Rex 15,19.31.32,102 Lawrence. Archie 90 Lawrence. Joyce 88 Lawrence. Pam 102 Lee. Dobby 88 Lessert. Simone 123 Lewis. Edna 88 Lewis. Leslie 54.62.69,129 Lewis. Sarah 31.56.57,61.117 Library Guidance 89 Lilley. Brendan 117 Littlejohn. LeAnn 123 Littlejohn. Scott 10,53,117 Livingston. June 114 Lliteras. Dan 62 Lloyd. Jean 41,59.102 Lloyd. John 53,117 Lore, Kevin 102 Lore, Shawn 43.45.76,93.98.117,141 Loutzenhiser. John 129 Luft, John 123,144 Luft, Rick 117 Lulow, Boyd 39.117 Lulow. Casey 129 Lyster, Wendy 14,59.73.102,162,16 M Magdaleno, John,69,73. 102,111.164 Mahnke. Blake,117 Mahnke, Brian 31.53, Mandelberg. Stacey 63.129,130 Mandelberg. Vicki 63,123 Mannlein, Larry 26,76 Mannlein. Sally 87 Manuel, Paul 31,69,129 Merchant. Bill 83 Merchant, Cindi 51,117 Marching Band 7,134 Marcoe, David 102 Marcoe. Jim 58 Marcoe. Pat 164 Margheim, Kris 21,25.31,35.40.44,45.79, 92,117 Marshall, Elissa 16,55,57.92.123 Martin, Denise 123 Martin, Sally 117 Martin, Susan 102 Marx. Carrie 31.55,63.79.129,130 Maser, John 74.103 Mason, Marie 17.38.74,92.103 Math 83 Matthews. Pat 7 Matley. Kathy 55.129 Maze. Bradley 53,123,125 Maze. Brett 53,123,144 Maze. Doug 103 McCall. Eric 39.123 McCall, Richard 89 McClaren. Lori 93 McCure, Doug 54,129 McDonald. Don 20.21,53,84.123 McDermott. Jim 151 McFall. Jamie 34.55.71,129 McFall. Julie 122,123 Merrill. James 144 Merritt, Thelma 88 Meyer. Beth 114,117 Meyers. Vicki 57 Midgett, Trevor 123 Mills. Jeff 58 Mills, Scott 103 Miner. Joy 38.103 Moffitt, Toni 129 Monroe. Hope,167 Montague, Sheri 103 Montgomery. David 103 Moore, Angela 13,16.20.21,23,24,25,31, 40,123.162 Moravek, Jill 55.63,162 Morgan. Bryan,164 Moscript, Mike 31,129 Moss. George Moss. Terry 55,129.166 Mosser. Bill 22.103 Mosser, Deb 45.103.167 Mosser. Roger 123 Moyle. Rob 124.164 170 IndexPage, Tim 61 Panwitz. Chris 32,53.64,69.117 Panwitz, Roy 22,53,104 Parish. Scot 29,104.111 Patino, Rosie 39,83,124 Payne, Michael 130 P.E. Weight Training 79 Pearce. Janice 124 Pebley, Linda 29,30.61,63,84,124,162 Pebley, Melody 13.30,59.130,162 Pedersen. Gay 55,71,102,130 Penny, Jim 51,124 Pep Band 16 Petersen. Eunice 84,89 Petersen, Martin 90,175 Petersen. Melanee 118 Peterson, Doug 124 Peterson, Kirk 14,104 Petrich, Monty 53,124,149 Pfannenstiel. Rhonda 45 Pierce, Jerald 104 Pierce. Lisa 38,57,63,124 Piihl, Kent 13.20,21.36,,118 Plihl. Kevin 69,87,118 Piihl, Kirt 53,66,124 Pilfold, Sandy 55,57,79 Pohlman, Denise 130 Pollack. Stephen 83.124.131 Polyokov, Ivan 76 Potmesil. Chip 8.47.104 Potter, Donita 81 Powell. Brenda Prall, Randy 130 Pritchard. Mike 53,118 Prom 112.113 Pryor. Neil 53.104,156.164 Pryor. Phil 164 Purchase. Diana 55,130 R Rask, Kris 31,38,104 Rasmussen, Gary 118 Reed, Scott 58,104,111 Reese. Scot 130 Reeve. Melodie 81,115 Reeve. Tannya 118 Trying to reduce their time by even a few tenths of a second. Jeff Tomlin and Chad Schlichtemeier work on perfecting a handoff. Muller. Russ 53,64,124 Mundt. Sandy 103,124 Murphy, John 53,117 Musfelt, Marla 103,117 Myers, Julie 104 Myers, Stacey 55 N Nansel, Barbara 90,191 Navarro, Juanita 124 Naylor. Rodney 54.62.129 Neeley, Tom 117 Nelson. Dan Nelson, Mark 129 Nelson. Rick 117 Nelson. Steve 11,50,53,84.112 Nelson. Teresa 83 Newman. Sylvia 117 Noche’, Wayne 158 Nolan. Mary 55.63,71,84.129 Nollette. Abbie 117 Nollette, Shelly 124 Nunez, Esmeragdo 88 Nunn. Scott 124 Nuss, Carol 104 Nuss, Larry 124 Nyffler, Jerry 22 o Office 90 Olds. Skip 53 Olmsted, Stuart 53,117 Olson. Sherri 104 One Act 25 Opening 1-11 Ottaway, Terri 38,123,124 Overshiner. Tim 81 p Rehder, Todd 62,130 Reifschneider, Bonnie 148 Reilly. Chrissy 59,124 Reilly. John Renteria. Carol 118 Renteria. Dion 54.69.130 Renteria. Lisa 24,105,137 Rernert, Jerome 124 Reynolds, Don 105 Reynolds, Rich 140 Reynolds. Shelly 45,118 Reynolds, Wanda 118,144 Reno, William 11.89 Richmeier. Brian 58.130 Richmeier, Kevin 39,124 Richmeier, Sheralin 59 Rickman, Kristen 63,124 Ridenour. Kristi 45,57, 115,118 Ridenour. Rick 69,124 Robbins, Randy 105 Roby. Tony 105.111 Rockey, Bruce 50,81,91 Roebuck, Rick 124 Rohrbouck, Michelle 71,130 Rogers. Randy 54,130,166 Rose. Chris 31,59,63,124 Rose. Kenneth 130 Ross, Ronda 118 Roten, Nolene 55,63,112,130 Roten. Troy Rowe, Terri 130 Rust, Craig 118 Running. Mary 89 Running. Norman 18.77 s Sabala. Mike 130 Sabala, Vickie 124 Saltzman, Brian 124 Sampson, Robin 20,21,25,112,118 Sampson. Todd 54,62,130 Sams, Mike 105 Sanchez. Felipe 54.79,130 Sanchez. Ruth 90 Sanchez. Lisa 118 Schafer, Eric 130 Schaffer. Angel 113 Schaffer. David 124 Schance, Pauline 19,31,105 Schefcik, Morris 41,105,112 Schick. Jane 118 Schlichtemeier. Chad 53,64,68,69,118 Schmitt. Neil 130 Schmitz. Natalie 30,55,127,130 Schnell. Jennifer 63,130,162 Schnell. Roy Schnell. Tamara 38,130 Schnell. Tim 53,124 Schrader, Greg 124 Schulze, Bruce 144 Schulze. Caroline 105 Schulze. Jackie 118,138 Schulze. Mary Ann 144 Schulze. Shawn 144 Schweitzer. Phil 86,112 Science 82 Scott, Keith 42.105 Segrist, Dr. John 90 Senior Index 108-110 Seniors 96-107 Shannon. Jerry 22.23.124 Shaw. Jeanna 51.71,131 Sheets. Mark 131 Shelmadine. Lannie 73 Sherlock. Kate 105 Index 171Sherlock. Lonnie 90 Sherlock. Sarah 59,71,124 Shlmp. Rich 87,124 Shimp. Robert 118 Shires. Dawn 38.106 Simpson. Dean 90 Simpson. Betsy 35,59,106,113.162,167 Skeen. Missy 59 Smith. Don 143 Smith. Elsa 80 Smith. Jim 53.58,125 Smith. Nancy 88 Smith. Roger 53.106,143 Smith. Shawn 55,57,63.125 Smith. Tracy 118 Snyder. Dawn 77,125 Snyder. Jimmy 131 Snyder. Todd 131 Social Studies 86 Sock Hops 37 Soden, Charlene 117,118 Sophomores 120-125 Spath, Lynna 38,106 Special Education 87 Speech Drama Team 24 Sports. Division 48.49 SPUD 45,46 Steggs. Donna 118 Stackenwalt. Steve 58 Staff 88 Stage Band 17 Stanton. Mary 81.89 Stephens. Amy 55,63,71,131 Stephens, Dick 34,50.91.111 Stephens. Randy 53,64.69.118 Sterner. Jeanne 59.122,125,162 Stitt. Wendi 63.131 Stout. Bill 83,131 Strang. Rich 53,69, Strang. Troy 58.164 Strieker, Jerry 86 Student Council 34 Stull. John 34.53,58.93,106.111.164 Sutton. Debbie 106 Sutton. Marla 131 Sutton, Sheila 55,71,131 Swarthout, Janet 40,77,122 Swanson. Jerry 53,118 Swesey. Dan 106 Swesey. Mark 69,131 Swing Choir Girls Glee 30 Sydow, Jolinda 30,131 T Taylor. Bill 125 Taylor. Chris 125 Taylor. Joni 43.79,131 Taylor, Lori 106,140.167 Taylor. Stella 38.106 Terrell. Dave 118 Therrien, Lorna 41.45.92,106.112.143. 153 Thespians 40 Thompson. Kerri 119 Thompson. Peggy 28,31,92,106,111 Thompson. Shane 27,31,131 Timms. Roger,164 Tolstedt. Lance 7, Tomlin. Jett Track 68-71 Trenkle. Terry Turner. Cora 125 u Underwood. Brad 125 v Vallejo. Mark 37 Vandeventer. Brenda 38.56,57,92,107 Vasquez. Manuel 131 Vasquez, Maria 13,30,131 Vaughn. Richard 54,69,129,131 Vaughn. Rod 31,53,119,125 Vaughn. Susan 15.41,45.94.107 Vernon. Mike 131 Vocational 80,81 Vogel. Harlan 131 Vogel, Travis 125 Volleyball 55,56,57 Voss, Alonna 131 w Waddell, Mark 53.69.119 Wagner. Helen 21 88 Waldron. Sandra 88 Walker. Teri 53,119 Walsh, Wendy 13,30,131 War Bonnett. Fred Ward, Janet 119 Watson. Jim 27.41.107 Warden. Melanie 83 Wasserberger. Jennifer 40 Way, Patricia 44.78,85 Waybright, Tony 24,50,119 Weber. Rick Wegenast, Lisa 59.125 Wegner. Jenny 34.44,49,56,57,60,61,73, 107,135 Wehling, Paula 107 Weidman. Teresa 119 Weidman, Paul 125 Welch. Ginger 55,131 West. Lori 30,131 West, Perry 107 West, Teena 50,51,40.60,71,73,119 Western Dance 11 Weston. Donna 125 Wheeler. Mike 92,119 Bryan Wilson attempts to break through the Kimball defense line as Roger Timms blocks for him. (Times Herald Photo) 172 IndexWheeler. Steve 131 Wildy. Kay Wilkinson, Doug 54.80.131 Wilkinson, Natha 90 Williams. Don 143 Wilier. Ruth 144 Wills. Bill 125 Wilson. Bryan,113 Wodke, Tina 30,31.84.125 Wolf. Tami 81 Wolvington. Sherrie 119 Wolzen, Nancy 88 Wood. Diane 144 Woolsey, Allan 79,125 Worley. Samantha 119,162 Worm. Darleen 42.81 Wrestling 66,67 Y Yeager, Brian 54 Yost. Larry 63.79,83 Yost, Sherry 85 Young. Walt 141 z Zacher, RaDona 16,131 Zeigler, Gregory 131 Zeigler. Suzy 119 Zellaha. Marilyn 158 Zurn. Debbie 7.27.41, 107 Ad Index AAA American Automobile Assn. 158 Alliance Chiropractic Clinic 160 Alliance Consumers Co-op 139 Alliance Lumber 157 Alliance Medical Center 136 Alliance Motors Unlimited 149 Alliance National Bank 145 Alliance Theatre 160 Alliance Sta-Nu Cleaners 160 Alliance Times Hearld 161 Alliance Tractor and Implement 160 Annex, The 148 Art and Jerry’s Boot Shop 143 Bauer’s Pre-mix, Inc. 151 Bedient Litho Printing 159 Bel Air Stylists 142 Bernie's Ace Hardware 155 Bowen and Bowen 159 Brittan Insurance 145 Bruce Furniture 148 Buchfinck, Inc. 145 Bunny Shop 142 Burlington Northern. Inc. 141 Burlington Northern Employees Credit Union 137 Carter Sales 159 Chapter VI 159 Christensen. Gary D.. D.D.S. 159 Cover Jones Motor Co. 153 Custom Shop 159 Dairy Queen 151 Daylight Donut Shop 159 DeMolay 164 Dietrich. Robert C.. O.D. 149 Doctors Center 166 Ed’s Used Cars 159 Edward D. Jones and Co. 167 Electric Hose and Rubber 157 Elms. The 156 Famous Clothing House 143 Farmers Implement 148 Farmers Insurance Group 160 First Federal Lincoln 158 Gaines Steel Supply 149 Gene's Pharmacy 160 Giles. Gene D.D.S. 155 Godfather's Pizza 157 Grampy's Pancake House 159 Green’s Floor Covering 148 Gregory’s Insruance 157 Guardian State Bank 150 Gunia Golf Shop 139 Hamiltons’ Outdoor Sports 143 Hamiltons’ Service Center 142 Hanger. The 153 Harris Sales 158 Hatch Drug 158 Hayward’s Open Range 160 Heritage Six Mall 165 Hoffhaus Gardens 153 House of Beauty 148 House of Photography 163 Iron Horse Diner and Saloon 143 Jack and Jill 155 Jeen Factory 140 Job's Daughters 162 Johnson's Feed Store 141 John's Shoe Shop 157 KCOW 148 Kentucky Fried Chicken 144 Kurl and Swirl 159 Lamport Lumber 135 L. B. Murphy Co. 139 Marker's Pittsburgh Paints 142 McDonald's 152 Midland Builders Supply 159 Montgomery Wards 149 Morrills' Drive In 159 Nebraska Bean Elevator 135 Nebraska Typewriter 142 Neil’s Truck Service 157 Nelson Wells Inc. 160 Neuswangers 141 Northern Plains Land and Cattle Co. 147 Olsen s Moving and Storage 139 Panhandle Rural Electric 142 PDQ 135 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. 137 Plains Implement 147 Podhaisky Insurance 147 Prairie States Company 147 Pritkov Construction 163 Production Credit Association 151 Redman’s Shoes and Fashions 137 Rhoads’ 159 R. K. Nelson and Associates 134 Simpson Escavating 157 Skateland of Alliance 151 Skip’s Steak n’ Eggs 149 Smitty's Service 143 Snyder’s Kirby Vacuums 151 Sunshine Nutrition Center 145 Taco John’s 146 Thiele Drug 159 Thiele Jewelry 159 Tittel Motor Company 159 Todd's Body and Frame Shop 159 Trifle Plumbing 158 U-Save Food Center 141 Waterbed Store 155 Wegner Motors 155 Western Nebraska Savings Co. 154 Western Potatoes 147 Williams Jewelry 143 Worley’s Studio 137 Index Advertisers’ Index 173Turnabout is Seen in All the Faces of AHS Well, another year is already over. 1982 debuted as a year of change in our school, as well as the world, but the students adjusted and reacted to all of the changes that occurred. Mr. Stephens and Mr. Boness fell into their new positions as administrators, and all the students began to like the new situation. Clubs and organizations found the new fund raising policies a little hard to deal with, but everyone pulled through it all. The new truancy policy was put into effect, and it had an impact on each individual by its wide spectrum of control. The new coaches coached their respective teams, and the athletes developed techniques and ideas which could possibly contribute to the rest of their lives. 1982 proved to be a "Turnabout" at AHS. The football team has a final meeting before the big game. Volleyball players Jill Kirchner. Maureen Kelly and Deb Brass express many moods before an important game. 174 ClosingCOLOPHON School Superintendent Martin Petersen addresses the entire student body about the Clean Community System. The Homecoming "A” awaits the start of the big game. The 450 copies of the 1982 Bulldog were printed by Inter-Collegiate Press Inc., Shawnee Mission, Kansas, in cooperation with sales representative Norm Van Wyngarden. The book sold for $10-$15.00. The cover of the 1982 Bulldog was designed and produced by Mr. Steve Nelson. The Bulldog is a member of the Nebraska High School Press Association (NHSPA) and the International Society of Quill and Scroll. The 1982 Bulldog was compiled in eight sections with the following students responsible for each of the sections: Opening: Ann Langner, Shelly Reynolds Fine Arts: John Harris, Kris Margheim Activities: Tammis Kistler, Bessie Kochiras Sports: Rod Geist, Eden Edwards Academics: Kim Hubbard, Hope Monroe Classes: Brenda Powell, Kris Rieman, Chris Rose Ads: Sandi Hall, Kris Reiman, Brenda Powell Closing: Brian Bowen Photography: Lorna Therrien, Mike Wheeler, Brad Maze, Ron Kollars A special thanks is extended to the House of Photography, Gene McGiverin, Rich Jurgens, and Jeff Gonzalez for various pictures used througout the book. Students' attention is quickly attained by this clever sign. Closing 175To live your life in your own way . . to reach for the goals you have set for yourself . . . to be the you that you want to be— that is success. 

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