The Black & White

Eagles taking flight

Eagles taking flight

Ben Pegg, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

I am finally almost there. Almost at the coveted rank of Eagle. It will take maybe five weeks to get the paperwork back from National and my final project review in order, but I have all the time in the world, since my Eagle board and/or my final project review are both completable after my 18th birth...

The Modern Mullet

The Modern Mullet

Riley Anderson, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

Mullets were popularized by Billy Ray Cyrus, David Bowie, Charlie Sheen and George Clooney, they all rocked the cut in the 70's - 80's. Since then the hair cut was put away, until they came back in Stranger Things with Billy in season 2-3. But is this hair cut for men and the occasional women who...

Referees are People too

Referees are People too

Zach Kehoe, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

The whistle blows on a controversial play. “Referee, that call was horrible who do you think you are!” A fan bellows at a youth soccer referee. That same referee went home and never officiated a game ever again. Unfortunately, incidents like this happen all the time to officials and the problem on...

When Does Summer End?

When Does Summer End?

Collin Minear, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

When does summer end? Everyone has their own opinions due to the difference in schedules, school, and work. While the easy answer, Sept. 23, which is when fall starts, most people do not think of that as the end of their summer. Summer is supposed to be a time to sit back and relax and enjoy time off...

El Mariachi versus Nuevo Mexico

El Mariachi versus Nuevo Mexico

Emily Irlbeck, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

There is an undeniable rivalry between two of Johnston's most popular Mexican restaurants, El Mariachi and Nuevo Mexico. There is no question that El Mariachi just can not be beat. To be fair, both restaurants were put to the test. Fast service, reasonable prices, and good food are all things people c...

VSCO Girls Are Taking Over

VSCO Girls Are Taking Over

Parker Anderson, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Around the school, a lot of students have been hearing the sayings "And I Oop" and "sksksksksk" starting the 2019 school year. Along with the weird phrases people have noticed girls say, they also have seen girls wear over-sized T-shirts and lots of scrunchies, shell necklaces, Birkenstocks, and H...