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Worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history

Samson Mosley, Staff Writer

It is well known by now that this past week the worst mass shooting in a century occurred in Las Vegas on October 1, 2017. This tragic event took place during a country mus...

October 9, 2017

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Crimsons of JHS

The poetic voice of J.H.S. teachers

Kelly Lu, Staff Writer

Teachers help students become more efficient writers. They further develop students’ writing styles and uses of figurative language in creative writing, essays, and poetry. Of...

October 19, 2017

Spaniard comes to JHS

September 19, 2017

Esmaralda van de Stouwe: Across the seas teaching you and me

September 19, 2017

Chuck Cropp: New discipline officer at JHS

September 15, 2017

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A & E

The Emoji Movie: Thumbs up or thumbs down

Cheyanne Morris, Staff Writer

What if your phone had its own little world in it where your phone's inner workings are their own people and have their own emotions, lives and families?  The Emoji Movie...

September 19, 2017

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Funny classroom moments

Sky Moberly, Staff Writer

Currently in my English class, we are reading Cyrano de Bergerac, and the part I have in the book is Cyrano. Yes, his name is in the title so yes, that means I have a lot of ...

December 15, 2016

Ten reasons to 💙 the holidays

Molly Jackson, Staff member

Family and friends are always closer around the holidays. Nobody can be mad at each other this time of year. After all, you need to get your presents. Presents!! Whe...

December 5, 2016

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Gators roll over the Wildcats

Avery Dugan, Staff Writer

On Saturday, September 23,  the Florida Gators took on a tough Kentucky Wildcat team on the road. The Gators ended up pulling off a miracle in the final seconds to beat th...

September 29, 2017

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Student Life

Sesquicentennial Celebration: Through the generations

Ellie Smith, Staff Writer

In a district that has undergone many changes, Jacksonville School District 117 is still thriving and ready to teach and learn. 2017 is a big year in Jacksonville history as...

October 2, 2017

Dear Class of 2021

Sydney Hembrough, Staff writer

Welcome to high school, the land of sleep deprived students, tests you forgot to study for, and friendships you thought would last forever. If you haven’t had at least o...

October 2, 2017

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Senior Spotlight

Senior Superlatives: Class of 2016

Most Athletic Joe Brannan Olivia Kaufmann Most Artistic Bryce Grable Genna Fanning Musical Austin Oberg Megan Heitbrink In...

May 23, 2016

Outstanding Senior Award Winners: Class of 2016

May 20, 2016

Dustin Huff: Class of 2016

May 20, 2016

Carlie Day: Class of 2016

May 19, 2016

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