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The NFL Is Underway!

Jackson Graham, Staff writer

September 6, 2019

The regular season for the NFL is underway and most of America is excited for the season to come.  Multiple multi-million dollar contracts have gone down in the books this summer as Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas got a ...

Memorable girls’ tennis season begins

Maycee Hurt, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

The Jacksonville High School girls’ tennis team has started off with a bang! With three games already under their belt, this dedicated team will do anything to stay on top! Coach Joe Brooks has been pushing these girls to the...

Crimson football starts new season

Michael McNulty, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

I got to interview Head Coach Mr.Grounds of the JHS Crimsons. This is for the readers to get his perspective on the 19-20 football season. Read on to get the quotes and information about the main question who have been asking...

Will it be a two-horse race again this year?

Evan Wyatt, Staff Writer

August 27, 2019

The English Premier League has started and Matchweek 3 has ended. Right now the league is led by Liverpool, last year’s runner ups, who are the only team to have won all three games so far: a brilliant 4-1 opening day win a...

J’ettes place seventh at IHSA State

Claire Van Aken, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

The Jacksonville J’ettes competed at the IHSA State Competition for dance on January 25 and 26, 2019. The competition was held at Grossinger Motors Arena in Bloomington, Illinois. The girls competed their Pom/Dance routine in the ...

Boys’ track season begins

Claire Van Aken, staff writer

March 2, 2019

The JHS boys’ track team kicked off their 2019 season with an indoor track meet on March 1, 2019. The meet was held at Illinois College at Bruner Fitness and Recreation Center. The JHS boys’ track team competed in both ...

J’ettes repeat at IDTA State

Claire Van Aken, staff writer

February 22, 2019

The Jacksonville J’ettes took back their state titles at the IDTA State Finals on February 9, 2019. After setting the bar high at IHSA State, the team came together one last time to recreate their victories of 2018 and make Jack...

Hope through sports

Evan Wyatt, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

Going on four years, the Middle-Eastern nation of Yemen has been engulfed in an absolutely brutal civil war. An Iranian, Hezbollah, and North Korean backed Houti movement has split from the internationally recognized and US Saudi Hadi go...

State champs kick off new competitive season

Claire Van Aken, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019

The Jacksonville J’ettes kicked off their new year and competitive season on Saturday, January 5, 2019. They attended the Illinois Dance Team Association’s Edwardsville contest and competed two fresh and clean routines. T...

Jacksonville Cheer advances to ICCA State Finals

Claire Van Aken, staff writer

December 20, 2018

Jacksonville put their best foot forward at the New Berlin Cheer Invitational last weekend, December 16, 2018. The team brought home a first place ranking in the medium varsity category and ultimately qualified for the State final o...

Jacksonville Cheer advances to ICCA State Finals

Claire Van Aken, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

Jacksonville put their best foot forward at the New Berlin Cheer Invitational last weekend, December 16, 2018. The team brought home a first place ranking in the medium varsity category and ultimately qualified for the State final o...

Cross Country: Running to the finish line

Camri Anderson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The JHS Cross Country team had its final race Saturday, October, 27; however, the girls' team did not advance to the State competition. The girls’ team finished 5th place out of 12 teams in their Regional race the previous Satu...

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