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Look Me in the Eye Review

Look Me in the Eye Review

Mycah Howell, Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinions

Ola High School theater department put on a performance of the chilling, futuristic drama, "Look Me in the Eye" at the Henry County Performing Arts Center. It was originally written by Lindsay Price. It's heartfelt yet haunting. You will see how talented our theater department is.  The plays starts with ...

Chick-Fil-A holds a drumline battle

Chick-Fil-A holds a drumline battle

Emma Barfield, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

The sounds of drums filled the air on Monday, October 9th, as Chick-fil-a Lake Dow hosted the drumline battle between Locust Grove and Ola. Both drumlines were performing for their hearts out to the large crowd that came out to support these two drumlines. “It was pretty fun [and] pretty awesome se...

Ola Overtones sing it off

Maria Adams, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Ola’s new acapella group is coming to the school. The Ola Overtones are an acapella group that was started but never had the chance to get past their first rehearsal. They are planning to sing for sporting events and hoping to have the opportunity to compete in an acapella competition this year. “T...

Broadening the scope

Kayley Boan, Literary Magazine Editor

July 5, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Fear is not something students should feel upon entering school. However, after April 20th, 1999, students across the nation thought twice about whether they were truly safe inside their school’s walls. I did not understand this feeling until I was reading Columbine by Dave Cullen in the middle of c...

Ola Over Broadway Blows Audience Away

Ola Over Broadway Blows Audience Away

Meredith Greene, Staff Writer

January 14, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

This is Ola's third annual production of what they call "Ola Over Broadway." Ola Over Broadway is a compilation of Broadway’s most famous pieces put together into one performance. The shows took place on January 9th, 10th, and 11th. “It [Ola Over Broadway] is amazing. It’s full of talented people...

Sims introduces students to a world of images

Sims introduces students to a world of images

Taylor Watkins, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

"Wait, how do I..." This is the beginning of a statement someone might hear often when attending a photography club meeting. For Mikhail Sims, junior, photography is a learning process, and he wanted to share what he knows with everyone else. Sims started  the photography club because he ...

Audience takes a trip through the rabbit hole

Audience takes a trip through the rabbit hole

Ethan Zakrewski, Online Editor

November 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Last night, theater's fall play, "Alice in Wonderland," was performed at the Henry County Performing Arts Center with half of the proceeds benefiting the family of former Ola student Matthew Hicks. The fall play was originally intended to be “A Piece of My Heart,” but complications in the show’s p...

Mustangs march into second place

Mustangs march into second place

Josie Satterfield, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Marching Mustangs had a fabulous performance, and it showed in the results. The band placed second out of all twenty bands that competed with Whitewater High School placing first. “Whitewater was our biggest competition,” Jo-Anne Strauch, junior, said. Although there were a few mistakes in the p...

Arts come together

Arts come together

Meredith Greene, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

As of December 4, 2016 Ola High School will have its first ever full orchestra concert. This is an exciting accomplishment for our band, orchestra, and chorus as members from each art will be involved. Orchestra’s entire chamber class, and select members from band and chorus will be participating i...

Ola’s theater group prepares for GTC

Ola’s theater group prepares for GTC

Jessica Louis, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

The Georgia Theatre Conference (GTC) will be featuring a select group of Ola High School's theater class in Augusta, Georgia from October 13th through the 15th. During the conference, the students will get to participate in various workshops, as well as perform a one-act play of their choice. The...

Midas show turns to gold

Midas show turns to gold

Taylor Watkins and Josie Satterfield

September 14, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Photo Gallery

On Saturday, Sept. 10 the marching band performed their entire show, Midas for the first time. The idea for the show came to Todd Manson, band director, when he was watching Breaking Bad. "Towards the end of the series there was a show title called Ozymandias...I leaned over to my wife who is an English...