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French Film Festival

French Film Festival

Define Mansour, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

All over the world, schools and cities host French Film Festivals, where people gather to watch and celebrate French movies. French teacher Tamara Andrews is hosting her own French Film Festival. "I love learning about the world, and I love learning about other cultures," Andrews said. "It's a...

Speech & Debate Holds National Qualifying Tournament

Speech & Debate Holds National Qualifying Tournament

Taylor Siebert, Design Editor

February 15, 2020

The Speech & Debate program held the Iowa West District National Qualifying Tournament on Friday February 14 and Saturday February 15. Over 100 students from 14 schools competed in 11 events over two days. Students competed in Dramatic Interpretation, Duo Interpretation, Humorous Interpretation, Informa...

Boys Swimming takes an upsetting loss to Dowling Catholic

Boys Swimming takes an upsetting loss to Dowling Catholic

Cameron DeRoos, Photo Editor

February 3, 2020

The Johnston boys swim team lost 69 to 101 against Dowling Catholic on Tuesday January, 22, 2020. The meet was at home and was senior night for Johnston.

Showzam

Showzam

Caroline Christensen

January 26, 2020

Show choirs from across Iowa competed over the weekend

BREAKING: Innovation is Attending Waukee Star Struck

BREAKING: Innovation is Attending Waukee Star Struck

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

January 17, 2020

On Jan. 16 Hannah Ryan, Innovation’s Choir director, sent an email asking students if they would be able to attend the Waukee Star Struck Invitational this upcoming Saturday. Waukee Star Struck had a few choirs, who had to travel a long way to get there, cancel due to the impending weather.  At 10:1...

Boys and Girls Basketball go head to head with Dowling Catholic

Boys and Girls Basketball go head to head with Dowling Catholic

Cameron DeRoos and Joel Kellar

January 6, 2020

The Johnston Girls and Boys Basketball faced off against Dowling Catholic. The girls won their match up with a final score of 72-70, whilst the boys lost their match up 38-54.