The Black & White

  • Dance Team tryouts will be held May 17 at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria.

  • The counseling office has arranged for the Iowa College Access Network to present to Johnston juniors and parents in the high school auditorium May 21 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Student council will be hosting a dog walk on May 20 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Beaver Creek Elementary school

  • Student council barbecue will held May 12 at Price Chopper from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Sophomore and junior girls wishing to play volleyball must attend the meeting held May 11 at 7:15 a.m. in room 611.

Sick Days

Sick Days

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

From the release of his single Funeral, I've been a fan of AUGUST 08, who first appeared alongside Rich Brian in Arizona. Since the song dropped, I have patiently waited for the release of his EP Father, which was finally released May 11, despite it being expected in April. The R&B artist rel...

Fields of Agony

Fields of Agony

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

Though released in 1995, No Use for a Name's Fields of Agony, in my opinion, is as relevant today as it was over 20 years ago. Though it was likely written in response to the U.S.'s involvement with the conflicts in Somalia and Haiti, and used for Rock Against Bush Vol. 2 in response to the war...

Will He

Will He

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Song of the Week

Up and coming R&B artist Joji recently released his new single Will He. Joji is well known for his other persona on YouTube as Filthy Frank, and releases most of his comedy and Rap/Hip Hop music under the stage name Pink Guy, but is currently creating a stir among his fans as he releases work out...

Be My Escape

Be My Escape

Molly Hauser, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I first discovered Relient K, a low key Cristian rock band, through my older sister who helped me set up my first iPod. She gave me some of the songs that she had on hers and two were from Relient K's album Four Score and Seven Years Ago. After listening to them enough times to have them memorized I decide...