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

Getting into the Rhythm

Molly Poage

September 26, 2017

 Carl Junction High’s band is off to an excellent start with their marching season this year. Band director Scott Schneider says he is “very excited with the progress of the band right now, as this is a more challenging show with classical music.” In years past the band has done shows with st...

Dancing Into CJHS

September 19, 2017

The CJHS Dance team helped kick off the school year at the first pep assembly on August 18 and then again with the first home football game on September 1. The team has had changes this year, including welcoming four new people to the dance team. The team has nine ladies: three freshmen, three sophomore...

National Art Honors Society

National Art Honors Society

Addison Miller

September 19, 2017

 Carl Junction’s Art Club is a place for students to volunteer and color the world with their projects. The club is mainly student-run. Their activities range from painting rooms in boarding homes, decorating ceiling tiles for the national guard, making glass pendants for animal shelters, and much m...

Not a Lie

Ginny Penn

September 19, 2017

   Lies can hurt, and in CJHS, it’s just as true as it is anywhere else. We see lying everyday. “I like your haircut,” “I’m busy, sorry!” and “I lost all my contacts,” are little white lies we all tell. We use these lies to spare people’s feelings. Sometimes, people tell a lie be...

Summer Trip

London Beck

September 15, 2017

 Over the summer Mrs. Friel took Erin Richins (junior), Garrett Sargent (senior), Job Boatright (class of 2017), Jarret Friel (junior), Cade Hensley (class of 2017), Kecia Houpt (class of 2017), Jason Leggett (class of 2017), Megan Richins (class of 2017), and Marianne Taylor (class of 2017) went to ...

Tape Murals

Tape Murals

Jayme Doyle

September 15, 2017

     The tape murals on the walls done recently by the advanced art class are attracting the attention of Carl Junction students. The advanced art students are placing designs on the wall with tape, leaving behind amazing designs. They were given a theme and were asked to use their imagination. With ...

Cheering for New Coaches

Kinsey Morey

September 13, 2017

Cheering for New Coaches The CJHS cheer team acquired new coaches This year the CJHS cheer team has a new head coach and new assistant coach. The previous coach, Becky Kerr, decided to retire at the end of the year last year. Mrs. Spangler and Ms. Allgood filled the position left open. They ar...

“Fresh” Off the Press Advice

“Fresh” Off the Press Advice

Stormi Norton

September 13, 2017

 It’s been a few weeks since the freshman started their first day of high school on August 17. There are 250 freshmen this year. We all remember being in their shoes; there’s a new school, more people, new teachers, and intimidating expectations. If you don’t remember, that’s okay, because we’ve ...

Flying into the air fest

Connor Pittman

September 13, 2017

 On September 9th and 10th, the Joplin Regional Airport is putting on their second annual Alpha Airfest. Attractions include an air show, vintage aircraft and warbird tours, plane and helicopter rides, simulators, specialty vendors, and food trucks. Performers at the show include: Shockwave The Jet...

Tackling a New Season

Tackling a New Season

Sarah Spencer

September 13, 2017

Tackling a New Season A look into this years football season so far.  The football season has officially started with a depressing loss to Webb City. Of course the Carl Junction community and football players are devastated over the 27 to 12 point defeat, but we are very hopeful after our win at ...

North Korea’s Reputation has gone South

North Korea’s Reputation has gone South

Tim Kowis, Web Manager

September 13, 2017

North Korea has found itself in a predicament with hostile relations with basically everyone and is losing the little support it has.

MOSO Students Go Green

Jon Petry

September 13, 2017

MOSO Students Go Green MSSU Freshmen Begin Accelerated Medical Undergraduate Program  On Saturday, August 19, a group of prestigious high school graduates from around the 4-States area began a journey every aspiring physician wished they could have. Students were guaranteed acceptance into the...