Category: Local

What’s new around Jenks?

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 […]

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. […]