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Kiwanis recognizes some of JHS’s top seniors

Crimson J Staff

May 10, 2012

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The Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville honored some of the area's top senior students at a luncheon on Thursday, May 10. The students that were recognized had placed in the top ten percent of their class with many academic accomplishments. Twenty-five...

JHS authors recognized in Regional Writing Talent Search

Mary Kesinger, Editor

May 4, 2012

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Congratulations to the JHS winners of the Regional Writing Talent Search. The winners were honored at a banquet on April 29. Their works are also published in the 2012 Writing Talent Search Anthology. 9th/10th Prose 2nd - Benjamin Fox, ...

Picnics and Pigs?

Courtney Norton, Staff Writer

May 3, 2012

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On Friday, Jacksonville High School celebrated Student Appreciation Day. All students were able to participate in a picnic taking place during lunch periods. Students were able to go outside to watch or participate in some...

D-Day at JHS: Are you ready?

Katie Hackett, Editor

April 30, 2012

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Tuesday, May 1 is D-Day at Jacksonville High School.  D-Day is Decision Day at JHS.  It is to honor the seniors’ continuation in education, joining the service, entering the work force, or any other future plans. The seniors...

Advisories collect Pennies for Patients

Ellen Meystedt, Staff Writer

April 27, 2012

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Just a few weeks ago, the JHS REFs (Role Models Encouraging Freshmen) held a regular meeting before school. However, this meeting was a little different. Jacob Roth, a junior REF at JHS, decided it was about time the advisories...

Students ride donkeys for fundraiser

Katie Hackett, Editor

April 9, 2012

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March 27, 2012, marks the first Donkey Basketball game at the JHS bowl.  The hilarious night was a fundraiser for PBIS at Jacksonville High School and Turner Junior High School. There were four teams: a Turner staff team,...

JHS students take action to stop Kony

May-Linn Fengaas, Staff Writer

March 31, 2012

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Over eighty million people all over the world have watched the YouTube clip STOP KONY 2012 by Invisible Children. It made a lot of people open their eyes and see how the real world is. The Invisible Children has been working for...

New NHS Inductees are in!

Courtney Norton, Staff Writer

March 29, 2012

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Newly inducted members include the following: Hannah Harder, Amy King, Clayton Lonergan, Adam Metz, Dominic Scott, Linditi Selimi, Brady Sprinkle They join the following current members: David Albers, Erin Barber, Kate Barker,...

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