Johnston High School - 6501 NW 62nd Ave Johnston, IA

News

Senior chosen to attend national conference

Bryce Schulte, Online Editor-in-Chief

Nineteen students from Johnston were chosen to attend the National Council on Youth Leadership (NCYL) Sept. 18-19. Monday night, all the metro students gathered for the recognition ceremony. Four students of the 220 were chosen by the NCYL board to attend the nat...  Read More »

September 20, 2016

Homecoming court announced

September 16, 2016

Men of the court: Trent Wignall Jack Gruening Charlie Hoekstra Bryce Rowland Cale Michel  ...  Read More »

Advanced Speech loses student interest

August 31, 2016

After receiving a letter in the mail from the high school July 15, senior Maddie Stoen learned that Advan...  Read More »

Pep assembly preps for first football game

August 26, 2016

A pep assembly prepared the student body for the upcoming football game Aug. 26 at 7:00 p.m. against...  Read More »

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Feature

Student honors friend through football

Erin Bockenstedt, Staff Writer

A number can mean anything. For the football team and Austin Nichol '17, the number 57 means honoring a friend. Nichol is the longtime friend and teammate of Hank Evans who passed away in 2014, and Nichol will be wearing Evans' number during his senior...  Read More »

September 7, 2016 • 0 comments

Early admissions prove beneficial for students

August 29, 2016

As the new school year starts, seniors like Addi Seybert have the chance to visit colleges and send in their applications. Even some juniors are taking this into account wi...  Read More »

Animal Science presents habitat solutions for zoo

May 24, 2016

Pointing to a picture of a bird at the Des Moines Zoo, junior Maddie Gregurek eventually had the chance to hold two birds with her hand. " I really liked those birds and also...  Read More »

Surviving the first year

May 24, 2016

This year, the high school has not made too many adjustments to the staff, but the changes that they did make affected the new teachers' lives greatly. The new teachers ar...  Read More »

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Emily's Etchings

Stressed out

Emily Poss, Staff Writer

September 9, 2016 • 0 comments

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August Issue

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Bon Appétit

Guru BBQ: Asian/southern flavor fusion

Sophie Cordaro, Staff Writer

Guru BBQ is a small and artistically decorated barbecue restaurant in downtown Des Moines. However, it is not the simple barbecue joint as it sounds. Located in a very sm...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

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Arts & Entertainment

“Star Trek Beyond”: decent but forgettable entry

Mason Lillegraven, Staff Writer

“Space. The final frontier.” Audiences first heard that statement in 1966 when Star Trek first appeared on television screens. It is now 50 years later. I remember m...  Read More »

August 8, 2016 • 0 comments

“Lights Out” renewed my fear of the dark

August 2, 2016

In the past few years, I have become obsessed with hor...  Read More »

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