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D-Day at JHS: Are you ready?

Katie Hackett, Editor

April 30, 2012

Filed under Student Life

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

Filed under Student Life

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

Filed under Student Life

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

Filed under Student Life

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,...

Friday, March 30: Write love on your arm

Katie Hackett, Editor

March 28, 2012

Filed under Student Life

In the United States alone, 18 million people are suffering from depression.  Thirty percent of teenagers who suffer from depression also suffer from a substance abuse problem. Two-thirds of all people who suffer from depression...

Two Rivers Career Fair will be hosted at JHS

March 25, 2012

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The Two Rivers Career Fair will be hosted at JHS on Friday, March 30 from 8 am until 1 pm in both of the gyms. Students in PE, study hall, or advisories are invited to attend. Each student will be given a card to participate...

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