The Black & White

  • Dodgeball intrumural will be held Feb. 4 at 11 a.m.

  • Auditions for spring musical now open. Pick up forms from Ryan, Robilliard or Fitzpatrick. Auditions will be held after school Jan. 30

  • Student council coin war will be held Jan. 22 - Jan. 26. Bring coins to second period in order to compete.

  • Prom committee to have first meeting Jan. 18 in room 409

  • Seniors are now able to sign up for their Dragon Scholarship Fund interview. To do so, visit

Joe Kronberg
Joe Kronberg is a senior at JHS and foolishly waited until his final year to become a writer for newspaper. He is a tuba in band, President of the Drama Club, and will be Stage Manager for the 2017 fall play and 2018 spring musical. Other interests are grilled cheese and waffles.

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

Dec 15, 2017
Fields of Agony (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
“Golden Time,” a cute story that will tug at your heart strings (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
“Howard the Duck,” ridiculously funny, or just ridiculous? (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
“Animal Crossing Pocket Camp,” simple, but fun (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
“We Happy Few” (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
“Channel Zero: Candle Cove,” an internet story come to life (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
“Pulling Faces,” anxieties of a washed up celebrity (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
“The Happiness Patrol,” fighting misconceptions of mental health (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Come up with a solution (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
“Francis of the Filth,” expect the unexpected (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
“Jigsaw,” the perfect continuation of a game changing series (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Abrupt endings are the bane of my existence (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Forced future planning (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Why does Des Moines have their own conventions for Halloween? (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Will He (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Students receive Hydrive Energy samples in the commons (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Five movies to get in the Halloween spirit (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
What’s the need for Hoco King and Queen? (Story)
Oct 07, 2017
The problem is the fans (Story)
Oct 07, 2017
“BoJack Horseman,” a genius, down-to-earth sitcom (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Don’t take away my phone during downtime (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
“Lungbarrow” – an intriguing mystery revealing an intricate past (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
“Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons” – a story of the indestructable (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
“It”‘s back – the remake of a classic Stephen King film (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
“Eraserhead” – a surreal and psychological thriller that will keep you guessing (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Eric Irwin, from detention center to high school (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
Netflix’s “Death Note” – a grotesque abomination of an iconic drama (Story)