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J’ette Pom Revue

Olivia Lee, staff writer

November 13, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Each year the Jacksonville J’ettes host their annual Pom Revue open to all local dance studios and dance teams.  Each dance group, including the J’ettes, is able to showcase several of their own dances to the Jacksonville ...

The corniest play this side of the Mississippi

Ashley Orendoff, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015

Filed under Student Life

If you had the chance to make it down to the Jacksonville High School Auditorium this past weekend and watch the school play, “Cornfield of Dreams,” then you are a lucky duck. The play was comical, dramatic, and interactive....

Marching Crimsons end on a high note

Ashley Orendoff, Staff Writer

October 30, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Over the course of the first months of school, the Jacksonville Marching Crimsons have improved leaps and bounds. From our first home game performance to our very last competition, our show has gone from okay to good and from...

That next step

Carlie Day, Staff Writer

October 19, 2015

Filed under Student Life

There comes a point in every high school student’s career to decide on the next step. Will you go into the Army, take on the family business, go to college, become the owner of your dream bakery or dive straight into the workforce...

Marching Crimsons

Samuel Hutchcraft, staff writer

October 15, 2015

Filed under Student Life

One knows them by their red, white, and black uniforms, and they play the national anthem and our school song at the football games. It’s the Marching Crimsons! Their show this year is Elvis themed including the songs “You...

German Club potluck fun

Teri Black, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Food was spread out on the table as people filed into the cafeteria. Those who arrived at the potluck earlier helped set up and prepare the atmosphere. Students brought in dishes as they walked in and the pots or pans were hu...

A few thoughts on SIP day at JHS

Ashley Orendoff, Staff Writer

October 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Short days at school are always an exciting time, and this is even truer when there aren’t any classes to go to. This is why Jacksonville High School’s annual SIP, or School Improvement Day, is so highly anticipated. While...

The German students are coming

Devon Huff, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Every year at Jacksonville High School, the German American Partnership Program (GAPP) brings people from two different cultures, America and Germany, together to form bonds and lasting friendships. This year, the program will...

Germany Firsthand

Teri Black, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Being a part of Jacksonville School District 117 has its privileges, especially when it comes to foreign travel. The German-American Partnership Program, or more commonly known as GAPP, has been available to District 117 stude...

Senior girls overnight: A night to remember

Niki Patel, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

Filed under Student Life

On Friday, September 25, from 10:30 p.m. to 3:00 a.m., the senior girls worked diligently to decorate the school to exhibit Homecoming school spirit. Entering JHS after the senior girls’ overnight is an exquisite view. The...

Senior duties and clutter

Mikaela Moorman, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

Filed under Student Life

It is easy to get lost in the rush of freedom that getting ready to go off to college and more privileges of senior year brings. It is an exciting time but with it comes the stress of applying to colleges, keeping grades up, an...

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