The Black & White

Cooking in the cold

Cooking in the cold

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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In the freezing cold, students were bundled around small fires waiting for food. Track six, outdoor pursuits, challenged students to cook outside and bring their own ingredients to use. The school provided jet fuel burners in addition to duel fuel burners, which used mainly gas. Many students decided...

Rocks mystify administration

Rocks mystify administration

Will Reiher, Design Editor

December 8, 2017


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When students attempted to park Dec. 4 they were presented with two parking spaces filled with bowling ball sized landscaping rocks. One student moved a number of rocks out of a third space to clear up enough room for him to park his car. Dec. 5, a third pile appeared covering two more parking spaces....

Looking forward at life skills

Looking forward at life skills

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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  JHS Looking Forward is an organization recently created to help students learn necessary skills not taught in school. The founders, Christine Wolford, Jennifer Palmer and Lisa Noe, are all teachers of the high school. They discovered many students are not knowledgeable in different aspects o...

Madrigal: Dressed to impress

Madrigal: Dressed to impress

Kara Green, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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The high school's vocal music department performed Snow White and the Seven Sprites at 2017's madrigal dinner, continuing the annual tradition. Madrigal dinner will be held at The Bridge church. "The Madrigal Dinner is set in the Middle Ages in the form of a renaissance dinner theater," Samantha Robillard,...

State shirt switch-up

State shirt switch-up

Taryn Swaim and Maggie Hapgood

November 29, 2017


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In Cross Country history, every single year that the team has made state, they have designed t-shirts. The cross country girls have a tradition of designing fun and unique long sleeve state shirts- typically not using the school colors. The new athletics director, Joe Nelson, has already changed thi...

Students donate blood and save lives

Students donate blood and save lives

Sloan Meader, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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Nov. 8 student council hosted the Annual Fall Blood Drive. The event was held in adjoining rooms 121 and 123 with one being check in and one being for the actual donations. The two room setup is working more efficiently this year compared to the side gym let year because kids can't just skip by. "If...