The Black & White

Saying Goodbye

Stratton says goodbye to the Johnston High School.

Kara Green, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

Jerry Stratton wakes up and goes to work each day with a plan for how the day is going to go. "There is no normal day. You may make a plan, but then the day starts. I respond to the needs of students, teachers, and parents and then go back to what I had planned for the day," Stratton said. Stratton began...

2298 Podcast

2298 Podcast

Kara Green, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

What is it? In recent years, podcasts have been gaining a lot of attention in the media. However, I am not a huge fan of podcasts. One of the main reasons that I do not particually enjoy podcasts is that they are usually 45 minutes to three hours per episode. I do not have that kind of free time, an...

“Murder Ballad: a new musical”

Kara Green, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

"Murder Ballad" was released on November 15, 2012 with music and lyrics by Juliana Nash. The story follows a woman named Sara. Sara dates a wild and dangerous bartender named Tom. Soon, she tires of his crazy life and leaves him for Micheal who is a NYU student who lives a more relaxed life. Sara and...

“She Loves Me” 2016 revival

Amalia and Georg from

Kara Green, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

"She Loves Me" is a musical that first premiered on Broadway in 1963 and had a revival in 2016. It follows the story of Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who work together and are constantly at odds. When the duo is not at work, however, they are secretly each other's pen pals. The couple falls in love...

Spring Blood Drive

Marshawn Gunn '20 plays on his phone while he give blood.

Kara Green, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical

Kara Green, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical was released as a stage musical adaptation in 2016 of the stage opera which was released in 2010 and is coming to Broadway March 22nd, 2019. It was performed in New York Theatre Workshop in May 6th, 2016 and ran through the end of July. The musical follows the story of...