Category: Local

What’s new around Jenks?

An Unlikely Hobby-Repost

By: Jett Millican With summer on the horizon, many people are enjoying the heat by exploring Oklahoma’s scenic outdoors. This was exactly what Barry Lester was doing on April 29th. Lester and his wife went hiking to celebrate his 57th birthday when the couple ran across a timber […]

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 […]

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. […]

Besties Beyond Disability

By Elise Siebert Jenks High School has a sibling duo that stands out from the rest. Throughout their lives, they have always spent time together reading and watching movies. Senior Bailie Sexton and Junior Elijah Sexton are not only siblings, but they are also best friends. Elijah has […]