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

The Black & White

  • Wrestling informational meeting for any high school student interested in wrestling on Nov. 6 at 3:05 p.m. in the wrestling room.

  • Volleyball intramural will be held Oct. 29 at 11 a.m. in the gym. Forms can be picked up in room 507 and 123.

  • Art Club to host annual pumpkin painting/carving contest on October 24 from 3-4 p.m. in room 722

  • French Club will have a pre-Halloween get together on Oct. 30 in room 205 @ 3:00 p.m.

  • Fishing Club will be hosting a fundraiser at Bass Pro Shops in Altoona on Saturday (10/21) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

What’s the need for Hoco King and Queen?

What’s the need for Hoco King and Queen?

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under A Cup of Joe

Homecoming 2017 was overall a success. Everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves, the music was actually good for once, and a bowl of gummy sharks ensured a good time, including our King and Queen, Tom Altier and Emma Ford. My question is, what's the need for the continuation of the Homecoming King...

The problem is the fans

The problem is the fans

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017


Filed under A Cup of Joe

In our day to day lives, we see someone wearing something from a show, movie, band, etc. and we can not help but cringe. Anime, sci-fi, fantasy. It is not everyone's cup of tea (or Joe), but is it really the fault of the thing itself that it's seen cringeworthy? Some of these things are critically...

Don’t take away my phone during downtime

Don’t take away my phone during downtime

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under A Cup of Joe

Cell phones, an issue for students and teachers alike. One side claims that if doesn't distract anyone it's not a problem, while the other wishes to be respected during teaching time. Personally, I have to side with the teachers. They're paid to teach us, and it's just common courtesy to listen to...