Despite the slow pacing of the movie, Joker is lifted up by a compelling lead performance by Joaquin Phoenix and great sound design. Joker is one of the few movies that has succeeded in nearly every single aspect. Every character, music selection, and scene of the movie was […]
By Mikyla Khan, Izabella Skinner, Carson Messick The Torch Hunters travel to Will Rogers HS in Tulsa, OK to find the famed ghost of Dr. Barnett and other hauntings at the school!
By Grace Abraham and Elise Siebert Seconds before the curtains opened, his stomach was full of butterflies and his heart was racing. As the show starts, the lights, sound, set, and the whole audience become one. Senior Zach Magnuson, who played Jim Casy in “The Grapes of Wrath,” […]
By: Lily Heritage Lights, camera, action! If that line excites you, you’re in for a treat. The Freshman Academy has a new broadcasting class open to grades 9-12. The class focuses on creating video content for JHS, such as video announcements that students would watch during advisory once […]
By: Bella Skinner Every time we read the news, it seems as if there’s a new story about heinous crimes directed towards schools. So what are Jenks Public Schools doing to prevent violence at their campuses? In a survey given to Jenks students asking if they felt safe […]
After a highschool career of working on academics and staying inside my little box, who would’ve thought that I would be walking onto a field, lacrosse stick in hand, ready and excited to die while attempting a sport? No one, absolutely no one, I thought to myself as […]
By: Jett Millican Getting to know your regular 6 teachers you see everyday can be a daunting task for some, much less learning about teachers you simply pass in the hall. The Torch is going to make it easy for you, we talked to two new teachers at […]