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.  [...]

Trojans Work Hard for the Money: Working Students at Jenks

Trojans Work Hard for the Money: Working Students at Jenks

By: Hayden Alexander There are many firsts in High School. The first football game, first car, and your first job. Receiving that initial paycheck after applications, interviews, and many laborious hours marks your debut into adulthood. Like many things in 2020, student jobs have been impacted by the pandemic. Jenks students however have been hard [...]

Spooky Scary Horror Films Send Shivers Down Your Spine: Scary movie reviews

Spooky Scary Horror Films Send Shivers Down Your Spine: Scary movie reviews

By: Hayden Alexander BOO! Scared you, right? No? Well, I’m still honing my skills as a horror enthusiast. In fact, up until a week ago, I had never watched a single horror movie. Which of course makes me the most qualified person to review three of them. With no prior experience in the realm of [...]

A Monologue in a New York Minute: Trystan Novak Headed to National Shakespeare Competition

A Monologue in a New York Minute: Trystan Novak Headed to National Shakespeare Competition

By: Hayden Alexander Every year the National English Speaking Union hosts the Shakespeare competition where drama students from across the country, or thespians as they are known in the theatre world, compete at state-level/branch competitions in hopes of advancing to the national level. There these performers will present Shakespearean monologues and sonnets on the Lincoln [...]

Poetic Hocus Pocus

Poetic Hocus Pocus

By: Hayden Alexander It’s Spooky season and what better way is there to get into the spirit than with some angsty poetry? With two meetings already in the books, Poetry club hopes to cast its spell on Jenks High School! The club was started by Eliz Fitshugh 12 after she discovered that unlike her old school, [...]