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Among Us, the new mobile craze

Onterious Hill

October 13, 2020

The top releases in video games has an imposter among them! Venting straight to the top spot in recent gaming trends, comes 2018’s “Among Us”, the game about working as a team to safely reach your ships destination or sabotaging the crew before they get the chance. Among Us made it’s debut...

Spring Musical: The Little Mermaid

Spring Musical: The Little Mermaid

Olivia Knerr, Staff Editor

February 21, 2020

The musical practices are in full swing as opening night draws near. Make sure to come out and support the JCHS Performing Arts program on March 5-7 at 7:00 pm in Settles Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and to buy them you can call the number 785-717-4263 or email [email protected]

Preparing for the Fall Play

November 8, 2019

The fall play is gearing up for the performance scheduled for November 22 and 23. The students are working hard to break a great show. This year's play is "A Penny for Your Thoughts". Check out the video teaser!

Looking for Alaska (Series) REVIEW

Looking for Alaska (Series) REVIEW

Olivia Knerr, Staff Editor

October 28, 2019

Spoilers ahead! The streaming service, Hulu, recently released an eight part series based on the book by John Green, Looking for Alaska. The book was first published in March of 2005. It has been 14 years and within that time making it into a movie was brought up and shut down many times. Eventuall...



Jacob Lindsey, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

Supermarket by Bobby Hall, AKA Logic, is a psychological thriller with a lot of mind-bending events that occur fairly frequently because when reading you think you know what may happen, but then the entire opposite happens and you're back to square one as a reader. The main character Flynn is just a...

6 Essentials for a Fashionable Summer 2019

6 essentials for a fashionable summer 2019.

Emma Schroeder, Pow Wow Yearbook Staff

April 10, 2019

After a harsh winter, flowers are blooming and summer is approaching fast. Seniors who are graduating will be spending their few months of summer making memories with their friends before everyone goes their separate ways. Here are 6 essentials to make sure you look your best while soaking up the summer...

Pippin 2019 Video: Preview of the Musical

The spring production of Pippen the musical will show March 7-9.

Elyse Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

Junction City High School’s spring production of Pippin the musical will premiere Thursday, March 7th through Saturday, March 9th at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. You can purchase them for $5 each by either talking to Mrs. Riche in Rm. 111 or by calling 785-717-4263. Come see the show!

Pippin 2019: Nicholas Paradas and Payton Tabb Cast for Leading Roles

Senior Nicholas (Nico) Paradas and junior Payton Tabb  perform

Elyse Nguyen, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

There seems to be a misconception that being cast for a leading role is every musical theater kid's dream but it's actually very difficult and a lot more goes on behind the scenes than people think. Hours spent outside of rehearsal practicing as well as hours spent working on homework to make up for...

The Record Box S2: Episode 2: Earl Sweatshirt and Q&A

The Record Box S2: Episode 2: Earl Sweatshirt and Q&A

Noah Johnson and Tray Minor

February 25, 2019

In this episode, the gang sits down and dissects Earl Sweatshirt's new spicy track "Nowhere2Go."

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day for Anyone

Here are 5 ideas for Valentine's Day activities that work for couples or if you find yourself single.

Taryn Tanguay, Sports Editor

February 14, 2019

5 Valentine’s dates for single people: Movie night: Movie options in Junction City include: B&B Junction City Gem movie theatre. Other at-home movie options include: Red Box, Family Video, Hulu, and Netflix. You can watch these movies by yourself, with friends, with family member...

Marvel Releases new Spider-Man Trailer

Marvel Releases new Spider-Man Trailer

February 1, 2019

With multiple Marvel movie releases coming in the New Year, the Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer was released on January 15, 2019. The trailer starts with Spider-Man and Aunt May in a homeless charity/shelter. Aunt May seems to be getting along well with the knowledge of Peter Parker being the Spider-Man....

10 Underrated Songs For Your Playlist

A visual of beauty comparable to these songs

Jacob Lindsey, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

10. Jordan Rakei-Sorceress I personally hold a love for this song because it is being performed live and it just sounds so surreal along with the wonderful loving message. This song gives me such a angelic feeling that makes me imagine walking through Times Square for the first time. 9. The 1975-...