The Black & White

Take a newspaper

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

April 22, 2013

“Would you like a newspaper?” is a question I ask once a month to my teachers and peers. It’s requires a simple yes or no response, but you would be very surprised by the types of answers I receive. The first, and my personal favorite response, is “yes”. When people take a paper and thank...

Student decides West point vs. the University of Illinois

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

When Will Krone’s plane landed on his way back from spring break he called his mom who had said had something to tell him. Krone was accepted into West Point, which is a military academy in West Point, New York. The school will pay for more than his full tuition, and in exchange he will serve fiv...

“What’s the word?” answers

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

Talent for a cause

The winner of Johnston Big Give's talent show was junior Andrew Mills who performed his poem

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

February 8, 2013

This year marked the second annual talent show for Johnston’s Big Give. Members of the talent show committee are sophomores Hailey Cooper and Senad Besic, juniors Shelby Fechner and Katrina Fey, and junior and head of the committee Craig O’Keefe. Johnston’s Big Give is an annual fundraiser held...

Big Give ties the community together

Big Give ties the community together

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

January 25, 2013

This year Johnston's Big Give is working to help the community. The goal this year is to raise money and collect items for the community. “Our goal is to be able to support the community to the best we can and to bring the student body as well as Johnston community together,” senior and student...

New locked door policy being implemented

At 8 a.m. all the outside doors of the high school are locked, except for the doors by the athletic office and the front office.

Katelyn Lunders, Staff Writer

January 16, 2013

In light of recent events, the high school decided to implement a new locked door policy to help ensure the safety of students and employees. This policy was implemented on Jan. 4. "Sadly the issues that you see around the country and the issues that you see happening all over the place just made...