A Second Shot: Carson Cooper’s Story

A Second Shot: Carson Cooper’s Story

By Avery Hudkins Could you imagine stepping onto a basketball court with the fluorescent lights beating down on you after being precisely moments away from death over just a month ago? Incredible right? That’s exactly what Carson Cooper, a senior at Jenks high school, did this basketball season.  Diagnosed with Minimal Change as a freshman, [...]

COVID Can’t Stop This Disc Jockey: Jenks Disc Golfer, Thomas Ortiz

COVID Can’t Stop This Disc Jockey: Jenks Disc Golfer, Thomas Ortiz

By: Ben Brown Due to the distancing requirements of COVID-19, many people aren’t able to work out their competitive muscles playing pick up basketball at a park, playing football with their friends, or engaging in club sports. For some people, this means they simply lost the will to push themselves in a competitive setting, but [...]

Dad Chats, Episode 3: Eric Fox

Dad Chats, Episode 3: Eric Fox

By Jordan McCown https://dad-chats.simplecast.com/episodes/3-eric-fox Imagine this: you are floating, alone, in space. It's not scary, though, it's nice, a comforting lack of care or concern. What's that? Who is this, floating up beside you? It's Jenks Associate Principal and Known Dad About Campus, Eric Fox! Dad Chats talks feathered hair and saxophones with the Dad [...]

Old Faces and New Beginnings for Jenks Wrestlers

Old Faces and New Beginnings for Jenks Wrestlers

By Izabella Skinner From the outside, the Frank Herald is widely known for the basketball court, but little do viewers know, an ambiguous room lies within the hallways, hiding four full-sized wrestling mats where the wrestlers prepare to one-up their stats from last year’s season. With an admirable record last year: district state champions, winners [...]