Business As Usual

Business As Usual

By: Kegan Huckabone Friday Night Lights. An opportunity for the football team to show their skills. A stage for band and guard kids alike to perform for all of their peers.  A place for social commentary. The new marching band theme this year “Business as Usual” puts a spotlight on the inequalities for women in [...]

A Matter of the Heart

A Matter of the Heart

By: Victoria Gaikwad Have you ever wanted to live your dream job but without all the responsibilities? Some of us wanted to be ballerinas or the next winner of American Idol, Senior Megan Jehlicka wanted to be a pediatrician from a young age. With the internship program that the high school now offers, she is [...]

Bye Bye Blackout BA

Bye Bye Blackout BA

By: Drew Bethell Jenks football fans say farewell to Blackout BA this year after the theme gets tossed to the sidelines. In light of military appreciation night, Student Council and Superfans have decided that instead of wearing black, we’ll be rocking red, white, and blue to honor veterans and those currently serving. “At first I [...]

Dogs of Jenks

Dogs of Jenks

By: Elise Siebert and Izzy Pankey Here on the Trojan Torch we frequently celebrate and write about our amazing students. So, we decided to change it up this month and feature the adorable furry friends that belong to our students. Here are some of the best doggos of JHS. This is BaxterOwner: Makeddi Cunningham“He spends [...]

10 Things To Do Before You Graduate- #7 will surprise you!

10 Things To Do Before You Graduate- #7 will surprise you!

By Emily Polsten Seniors, it’s almost that time… If you’re like me, you’re ready to get out and start your adult life already. These are just 10 simple reminders of things to do before you graduate Jenks High School. Return stuff! We all know you have those library books collecting dust on your shelf, textbooks [...]

AQUAFINA

AQUAFINA

by Kinslie Washington Imagine waking up everyday and going to someplace simple, like the Gathering Place, and people know who you are--even calling you out by your stage name. Imagine getting on your phone and seeing people jamming out to your song at parties or in their car. That happens to a student here at [...]