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Birds of the Nest: Marianna Rodriguez

Birds of the Nest: Marianna Rodriguez

Olivia Knerr, Staff Editor

September 16, 2019

Success means (to me) that you’re happy where you are and what you’re doing. You don’t have to worry about what happens next because you’re just in a safe place for you. Being successful is different for every person since it depends on what they believe is their greatest accomplishment. To me,...

First Year Blue Jays: New Junction City High School Students

First Year Blue Jays: New Junction City High School Students

Joshua Allen, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

Along with the new school year comes brand new faces. For many students, this is their first year at Junction City High School. Whether they moved across state lines or simply just high schools, they are now a part of the Blue Jay Nation. Being a new student in a foreign environment can be challenging ...

Birds of the Nest: Scott Franz

Birds of the Nest: Scott Franz

Taryn Tanguay and Morgan Deering

February 1, 2019

“I went to high school at Free State High School in Lawrence Kansas. I currently play football for Kansas State University, I am going to be a red shirt senior. So I will be going on my fifth and final year. I been playing under Bill Snyder for the last four years, and now I will be under coach Klieman...

The Record Box S2 E1: Iridescence Review

The Record Box S2 E1: Iridescence Review

Noah Johnson, A&E Editor

October 5, 2018

On this swag episode, the gang does a quick impromptu review of America's hardest working boy band "BROCKHAMPTON's" 4th Studio album "Iridescence".

Senior Farewell: Kennedy Cox

Senior Farewell: Kennedy Cox

Kennedy Cox, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018

This year has been a whirlwind. They always say senior year will have the hardest classes and the most stressful schedule, however, I realized that wasn't what made senior year difficult for me. Of course, the impending questions of what your "goal" or "path" is after high school and the deadlines for...

Student Art Auction

Student Art Auction

Lexe West, Staff Editor

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 from selling the artwork went to funding for art scholarships given at the end of the year, while the...

March For Our Lives Photo Gallery

March 15, 2018

The JCHS student walk-out occurred on Wednesday, March 14th in commemoration of the 17 students that were killed in the Parkland shooting, as well as bring awareness to school violence and mental health.  

HOSA Competition Gallery

HOSA Competition Gallery

Sadante Person, Staff Photographer

March 15, 2018

Students competed in the Health Occupation Students of America competition on February 27th and the 28th.  

JCMS Receives Threat, No Danger Discovered

JCMS Receives Threat, No Danger Discovered

Morgan Deering, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

On Monday, February 19th, a threat was made by a student at Junction City Middle School. Following this threat, JCMS staff members met with the student and determined that it was not credible, but it was further looked into later that night by the Junction City Police Department. An arrest for a crim...

Varsity Boys Basketball Extends Win Streak To Three With Win Over Highland Park

Varsity Boys Basketball Extends Win Streak To Three With Win Over Highland Park

Owin Carreras, Sports Reporter

February 6, 2018

The varsity boys basketball team defeated the Highland Park Scots with a score of 70-62 on Friday, February 2, 2018. The win improves the Jays winning streak to three games, their longest streak of the season. The Blue Jays took the lead 13-11 at 2:30 in the first quarter. The Blue Jays played great...

Bazan’s Dedication Leads to 100+ Wins

Bazan’s Dedication Leads to 100+ Wins

Lexe West, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

  It was the first tournament of the season and senior Max Bazan had just won his first match. After finishing his junior season with a total of 99 wins, he was able to record his 100th win in his high school career. Most wrestlers are lucky to end their senior season with roughly 90 win...

PHOTO GALLERY: Boys Swim at KSU Invitational

PHOTO GALLERY: Boys Swim at KSU Invitational

Morgan Deering, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

The boys swim team traveled to Kansas State University on January 10, 2018 to compete in the KSU Invitational. The team saw 8 PR's (personal records) at the meet and the team went home finishing in 5th place.