Don't be alarmed if you see zombies, hillbillies or Disney characters around town this week - it's Homecoming for Albert Lea High School.
Albert Lea High School has a new principal who plans to hit the ground running with some new policies today, which is the first day of school for students in the Albert Lea School District.
In her second time ever swimming the 100-yard butterfly, Albert Lea's freshman star, Lindsey Horejsi set both the school and pool records on Thursday night with a time of 59.29 seconds during a meet against Mankato East.
It has been at least five years since the Albert Lea boys' soccer team has beaten Mankato East, and on Tuesday the Tigers put a stop to the streak.
In Albert Lea, Diane Heaney is known as the high school choral director. To Kiester residents, she is recognized as one of the locals.
Awards were given to Albert Lea High School girls' golfers at the team's recent banquet.
Albert Lea High School senior Bryce DeBoer threw 56 feet, 7.25 inches on Friday to place fourth in the Class AAA Minnesota State High School League state tournament.
Tigers senior Isaac Staat became the third person to earn a trip to state for Albert Lea at Saturday's meet in Lakeville.
With retirements and other staffing adjustments there have been some changes made to the administration at both Albert Lea High School and Southwest Middle School.
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