Ride’em Cowgirl: Scotlyn Gelso the Barrel Racer

Ride’em Cowgirl: Scotlyn Gelso the Barrel Racer

By: Hayden Alexander Barrel Racing is one of many events that take place at a traditional American Rodeo. The sport made its debut in 1948 and was started by the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association or WPRA for short. The WPRA was the first sports association to be created and run by women in the U.S.  [...]

Jake Peck: Capturing the Spirit of Jenks Football

Jake Peck: Capturing the Spirit of Jenks Football

By: Natalie Eaton It is safe to say that Jenks had an incredible football season this year. With the pandemic affecting many sports, Jenks Football pulled through and won a state championship title. But, the season would not have been as special as it was without Jake Peck, a videographer and senior at Jenks High [...]

Harvey the Cat

Harvey the Cat

By Emma Zeller In today’s climate, it’s difficult to meet new friends. Luckily for juniors, Matthew Cimmerer and Janna Jay, they met the perfect fluffy friend. Harvey, a young black cat, has been living with Cimmerer for about four weeks. He’s thought to be a simple short haired black cat, but he’s got the personality [...]

The Work behind the Crown: Jenks Pageant Queens

The Work behind the Crown: Jenks Pageant Queens

By Izzy Pankey When you think of pageant queens, you think of pretty dresses, a runway, and some very shiny crowns. While those are all key components, the pageant world is more than it seems. These girls spend their years volunteering, creating platforms for themselves, and overall, working to build a better community around them.  [...]