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Class of 2018 Say Their Goodbyes at Commencement Ceremony

Graduates of the class of 2018 prepare to recieve their diplomas at the commecement ceremony on May 19.
May 22, 2018

The class of 2018 celebrated their graduation commencement on Saturday, May 19. Due to potentially hazardous weather, the ceremony was moved from outside at Al Simpler Stadium to inside at Shenk Gymnasium. Principal...

5 Trap-R&B Artists That Will Blow Up in 2018

5 Trap-R&B Artists That Will Blow Up in 2018
May 14, 2018

It seems like every other week a new artist emerges, gaining popularity at a significant rate. However, under the depths are a group of highly talented individuals capable of being the next big star. Here...

PHOTOS: Rolling Meadows Golf Tournament

Logan Roether drives the ball on May 3rd.
May 8, 2018

The boys varsity golfing team hosted a golf tournament at Rolling Meadows on May, 3rd.

Sophomore Kaleb Jackson Racks Up More Than 1 Million Views On YouTube

Kaleb Jackson who goes by Cash-K is the creator of a popular YouTube channel.
April 27, 2018

Kaleb Jackson is the creator of a popular YouTube channel called "TheLifeofCashK" that has more than one-million views and currently has more than 26-thousand subscribers. Jackson, who goes by the name...

Blue Jay Baseball Staying Hot Through Start of The Season

Thane McDaniel getting ready to pitch at the home baseball game April 24th against Seamen.
April 25, 2018

The Junction City Blue Jays Baseball team has started the season off hot, winning their first 8 games as well as suffering their first couple losses recently. The Blue Jays won their home opener against...

Student Art Auction

Students presented art at a silent auction to raise money for arts scholarships.
April 25, 2018

The schools within the Geary County school district all worked together to host a silent auction art gallery. The auction took place April 7th at the Junction City Opera House. Half of the money raised...

Choir Students Set To Perform In New York

Choir students prepare to leave for New York to perform with composer Eric Whitacre on April 15.
April 17, 2018

One only needs to pass by the choir room to feel the excitement that has been radiating for weeks; the choir students walk in and out in hurried excitement, and during rehearsals, many students are intently...

Player Profile: Softball Player Ali Vasquez

Junior Alidsha Vasquez Centeno fields a ball during practice on March 15th.
April 9, 2018

How long have you been playing softball? “I’ve been playing for 3 years, and I’m a junior now.”   How long have you been on varsity? “I was moved up to varsity last year,...

PREVIEW: Baseball Prepares for Home Opener

Junior Thane McDaniel anticipates to infield a ball during the Blue and Black scrimmage on Thursday March 22nd.
March 29, 2018

With a new head coach and new additions to the varsity roster, the Junction City High School baseball team looks to improve as they prepare for the season home opener on Friday, March 30th  against...

Nine Singers Attend KMEA State Choir

Back from left to right: Dominiqe Gann, Isaiah Poulson , Jacob Childs , And Nicholas Spellman Front From Left to right: Dillion Duncan, Nicholas Paradas , Mckenna Brown , and Mackenzie Haddix
March 29, 2018

The Junction City High school Chamber choir had nine students qualify for the KMEA (Kansas Musical Educators Association) State Choir this year. For many of these students, this is their first year...

Three Ways To Buy Hype Sneakers And Streetwear

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March 27, 2018

The sneakerhead and streetwear community has grown immensely in the last few years. Every day, more and more kids want to get their hands on the newest brand name clothing items. However, many don’t...

PHOTOS: Baseball Blue And Black Scrimmage

Junior Mauricio Gomena prepares to bat during the Blue and Black scrimmage on Thursday March 22nd.
March 27, 2018

Junction City Baseball held a Blue and Black scrimmage on Thursday March 22nd 2018. The final score was 13-0 with black team winning.

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