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Highway to Solutions

Highway to Solutions

Taryn Pirtle and London Beck

December 7, 2017


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A solution to the entrance to the high school’s parking lot may be closer than previously thought. On many days, visibility issues, traffic congestion, and inexperienced or distracted drivers can make entering or leaving the parking lot a challenging business. Since the school opened in the 2000-2...

The Reality of Resolutions

Melissa Hendrickson

December 7, 2017


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 Every year, students at Carl Junction High School make New Year’s resolutions.  For about the first week, the resolutions are easy to stick to, but, after that, it gets difficult to keep up with them for a number of different reasons.    “I think [the most common resolution] is preparing...

Another Outstanding Musical!

Another Outstanding Musical!

London Beck

December 5, 2017


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 CJ’s best student singers and actors combined to put on the jaw dropping musical  “James and the Giant Peach!” This was showcased November 16-19 for all Carl Junction’s parents and students to see, surprising and mystifying the eyes of their audience with this child-friendly performance. The...

Tragic Terrorism

Tragic Terrorism

Connor Pittman

December 1, 2017


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Last year there were 11,072 terror attacks worldwide, resulting in 14,356 casualties. In Carl Junction, Missouri however, there were no attacks. Yet staff and students go through drills just in case. So just what is terrorism?  Terrorism is defined as the unlawful use of violence and intimidatio...

45th President’s Accidental Election

45th President’s Accidental Election

Melissa Hendrickson

December 1, 2017


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 November 8 marked the anniversary of Trump’s election, and it has been an interesting time, to say the least. With all the things that the President has done thus far, one might begin to wonder how on earth the people of America elected this person to lead our wonderful country.  As it turns out, num...