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Veganism: All the Questions You Have Answered
5 Things You Need To Know When Applying To College

5 Things You Need To Know When Applying To College

December 11, 2017

Senior year approaches many students quicker than they could ever imagine; this leads to confusion, and a lack of preparation for college. In...

PHOTO GALLERY: Veterans Day Ceremony

PHOTO GALLERY: Veterans Day Ceremony

November 14, 2017

On November 9th, Junction City High School held the annual veterans day ceremony to recognize local veterans and their families, as well a...

Junction City Votes Yes for New High School

Junction City Votes Yes for New High School

November 8, 2017

On Tuesday, November 7 the city of Junction City voted to approve the local bond issue for a new high school. The long-awaited day has been highly...

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Coach Nick Perez Looks To Start Season With A Swish

December 1, 2017

The Blue Jays Basketball team is back with a new head coach, Coach Nick Perez. Perez was the assistant coach for Coach Schmidt last season. Coach...

Thane McDaniel Commits to play D1 Baseball at the University of Kansas

Thane McDaniel Commits to play D1 Baseball at the University of Kansas

November 9, 2017

Most student-athletes at Junction City High School dream of continuing their athletic careers at a Division I college. For JCHS junior Thane...

Missed Opportunities Strike The Blue Jays Once Again

Missed Opportunities Strike The Blue Jays Once Again

November 9, 2017

The Junction City Blue Jays lost to the Lawrence Free State Firebirds 47-14 on November 3rd, 2017 to end their season with a final record of ...

Playoff Preview: Battle of the Birds

Playoff Preview: Battle of the Birds

November 2, 2017

The Junction City Blue Jays (5-3) take on the Lawrence Free State Firebirds (9-0) in the second round of the playoffs on November 3rd, 2017. T...

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5 Things You Need To Know When Applying To College
New Teacher Spotlight: Allison Grigsby

New Teacher Spotlight: Allison Grigsby

October 23, 2017

New teachers are hired every year at JCHS. Allison Grigsby happens to be one of them - specifically a geometry teacher. With this being her first...

Do Grades Really Matter?

Do Grades Really Matter?

October 3, 2017

Living as a quote-on-quote "model student" for the majority of my educational experience, getting a big fat F in my grade book is something I...

New Teacher Feature: History Teacher Ms. Meek

New Teacher Feature: History Teacher Ms. Meek

September 15, 2017

With a new year upon us at Junction City High School, there are several new teachers joining the staff. I got to talk with one of the new teachers...

Should High Schools Cut Football?

Should High Schools Cut Football?

September 7, 2017

Due to recent research involving C.T.E. (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) many parents and schools have been debating just how safe football...

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Veganism: All the Questions You Have Answered
5 Things You Need To Know When Applying To College

5 Things You Need To Know When Applying To College

December 11, 2017

Senior year approaches many students quicker than they could ever imagine; this leads to confusion, and a lack of preparation for college. In...

First Person: Emotional Move

First Person: Emotional Move

October 31, 2017

The move for a military child, or military brat as some people refer to us, is nothing new or strange. The constant moving has been programmed into...

“It” – Movie Review

“It” – Movie Review

September 19, 2017

Andy Muschietti's 2017 reboot of Stephen King's It was in short terms - marvelous. Bill Skarsgård's performance as Pennywise the Dancing Clown wa...

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Veganism: All the Questions You Have Answered
PHOTO GALLERY: Murder for Dummies

PHOTO GALLERY: Murder for Dummies

November 29, 2017

Junction City High School students performed their fall play "Murder for Dummies" opening night on Friday, November 17th....

Off-White x Nike Collab dropping 11/20/17

Off-White x Nike Collab dropping 11/20/17

November 20, 2017

This Monday, the Off-White x Nike collaboration will officially be dropping online. The most hyped of this collection being the Jordan 1's, which hav...

Which JCHS teacher are you? QUIZ

Which JCHS teacher are you? QUIZ

November 14, 2017

Interested in discovering which JCHS teacher parallels your interests and personality the best? Take the following quiz to find out! ...

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The student news site of Junction City High School.
The student news site of Junction City High School.