• Parking passes will be available to all students starting September 9
  • Parking passes are available to Sophomores starting September 2

Leo Club

Bailey Larson

April 11, 2017

 The Carl Junction Leo Club is a club, sponsored by the Carl Junction Lion’s Club, that provides students 12 to 18 years of age with the opportunity to help their community. Leo stands for Leadership, Experience, and Opportunity. You learn many leadership skills such as being an officer after you h...

Homecoming

London Beck

April 11, 2017

 Homecoming week started Monday 12 and lasted through Friday 16. Carl Junction started off the exciting week with Hat Day. Although some were unaware of this, many did participate. Tuesday was funky and flowerful Hawaiian day! Many had fun wearing their tacky Hawaiian shirts and flower necklaces, wh...

Debate Homeroom

Emma Leach

April 11, 2017

There are several specialty homerooms offered at CJ, one of them being the debate team’s homeroom. Now, some might think that this is just a quiet room filled with people doing research and typing cases, but it’s quite the opposite. They start the year off by doing a type of foreign policy where ...

Creepy Clowns Causing Chills

Nikki Bearden

April 11, 2017

 Clown sighting started in South Carolina August 21 with stories of people dressed in all white circus attire wearing white face paint asking kids to following them into the woods, bribing these children with large amounts of cash. After that report more and more reports came in from Alabama, Georgia,N...

CJHS Swim Team

Emma Leach

April 11, 2017

 On September 26, 2016, a school board meeting was held to discuss several topics, one being the forming of a Carl Junction High School swim team. Several families including those of sophomores Emma Leach and Sydney Smith, juniors Madeline Wilson and Kirra Holt , and freshmen Corinne Miller and Tyn...

Band competitions

London Beck

April 10, 2017

 Saturday September 24 and the following Saturday October 1 Carl Junction band students attended their first competitions of the season. The band met at 8:30 a.m. and left in three buses at about 10:00. This year’s first competition was in 90 degree weather in Oklahoma at Oologah Tahalla. Despite sev...

US Military Pulls Forces From Yemen

Emma Leach

April 10, 2017

 If you’ve been watching the news lately, you’ve likely heard a lot about everything going on in the Middle East right now. Today, I’m doing an update on the fights going on in Yemen. Fighting in Yemen began in early 2015, when the rebel group known at the Houthis drove out the US backed democra...

Third Party Candidates Article I: Gary Johnson

Tim Kowis, Web Manager

April 10, 2017

Don’t forget that there are other options than Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump on the ballot come election time.  In these articles, I would like to discuss and inform on third party candidates that are on the ballot with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.        The candidate to begin these articles will b...

The Rio 2016 Olympics

Bailey Larson

April 10, 2017

 The Olympics have closed and the United States finished with a total medal count of 121. China finished in second place with a total of 70 medals, 51 behind the United States. The 121 medals consisted of 46 gold, 37 silver, and 38 bronze. The previous record of 110 medals was set back in the 2008 ...

The New-spaper

Molly Poage

April 10, 2017

 Along with the change of years comes with a change of direction in the Carl Junction Chronicle. The class is now being taught by a new teacher, Erin Wilson, and is focusing more on the effect of the world outside of CJ, as well as a new organization arrangement.  Wilson joined the faculty in ...

Rush

Nikki Bearden

April 10, 2017

 With new kids starting the school year, many who would like to be more involved with the school more may not know how to. Rush was the perfect place to be with over five different types of clubs to join and get involved with. “I honestly think it was perfect for some of the freshman and new student...

Pokémon Go?

London Beck

April 10, 2017

Pokémon Go was created by Dennis Hwang and is run by Niantic Inc.  It was released July 6 of this year and has already been downloaded by more than 130 million people.  “Why is it so popular already?” one might ask.  Because of Junichi Masuda’s awesome background music?  Maybe because there ar...