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.

Classroom of the Elite: One of the best school anime

Classroom of the Elite: One of the best school anime

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Despite all of the amazing school-based anime I've seen, none of them compare to Classroom of the Elite in intensity. This is the only one that I've found that focuses on the school and how it continues to stay completely different from others, despite the normal people who join it. There isn't violence,...

“My Little Pony” – A fun and heartwarming film

“My Little Pony” – A fun and heartwarming film

Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If you are reading this story, you can only be one of four people.  A brony/pegasister, a judgemental person who came here only to get triggered, a concerned parent, or a person who is just genuinely curious to see if "My Little Pony The Movie" is good or not. Even if you are not a super fan or have...

Heroes

Heroes

Nick Irwin, Online Editor

October 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

I was never able to experience the brilliant phenomenon that was David Bowie. In addition to his heyday being far before my time, my first introduction to his music was the day before he passed away in early 2016. In all likelihood, I was probably listening to The Man Who Sold the World for the umpteenth time...

Five movies to get in the Halloween spirit

Five movies to get in the Halloween spirit

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Halloween is coming, meaning many are ready for a marathon of horror, so here are my top five movies to get in the Halloween spirit, rated from least to most spooky. 1. Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktacular It's Halloween night, and Jimmy and his friends are excited to go Trick-or-Treating. Jimmy, howe...

“BoJack Horseman,” a genius, down-to-earth sitcom

“BoJack Horseman,” a genius, down-to-earth sitcom

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

BoJack Horseman is in my opinion, one of the greatest sitcoms of all time. The hilarious comedy is perfectly balanced with the heartwarming and heartbreaking moments, making the characters real and relatable. We find the star of the 90's comedy Horsin' Around, BoJack Horseman 20 years after ...

Love So Soft

Love So Soft

Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017


Filed under Song of the Week

For the most part, pop music is criticized for sounding the same. As much as fans try to defend pop music, this can be true for a lot of artists in the genre. Although this may be true, there are always people like Kelly Clarkson, to go against the grain. On the album "Meaning of Life", Kelly Clarkson...