Red & Black

JC Homecoming Court Results; Who’s in and Who’s out?

Maxwell Ntalamu, Freelance

September 19, 2018

Filed under Features

Last Friday, September 14, Jefferson City High school held an election to select the top five senior boys and the top five senior girls to be on the 2018 homecoming court. There were originally ten senior boys and ten senior ...

End of Year Video 2017-2018

Emalee Murdock

May 17, 2018

Filed under Features, Spotlight

Check out this review video with some highlights from the newspaper.

What will you miss about JCHS?

Yessnia Austin-Dixon, Reporter

April 27, 2018

Filed under Features, Web Exclusives

As we all know the school year is coming to an end faster than what we expected. Unfortunately, we have to say goodbye to our current seniors because the will be leaving to start a new chapter in theirs lives, but deep down they...

Pride, History and Legacy: Black History Month

Yessnia Austin-Dixon, Staff reporter

February 15, 2018

Filed under Features

Black History Month is a celebration of the achievements by African Americans and people of African descent in American history. The celebration began half a century after the thirteenth amendment, which abolished slavery in the...

A new kind of gaming comes to JCHS

Tyanna Robinson, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018

Filed under Features

A new club, called E-Sports, has been introduced to JCHS. E-Sports is dedicated to providing a fun and safe environment to learn and participate in computer gaming, along with learning teamwork and interpersonal skills. The club...

Featured Faculty: Kenny Thomas

Gillian Burks, EIC

February 15, 2018

Filed under Features

Kenny Thomas is the welding instructor at NCC, the same program he graduated from years ago.  He was born in Stratford, New Jersey, then he moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and from there he moved with his family to a small town ...

HALO gives homeless teens refuge in art

Sidney Johnson, Sports and A&E

December 15, 2017

Filed under Features

The nationwide HALO non-profit organization gives to children in need. In particular, HALO works with homeless children by providing them with not only a home, but a loving support system as well. Most of the kids taken in by...

Featured Teacher: Jaren Whisler

Emalee Murdock, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017

Filed under Features

Jaren Whisler has been teaching for eight years. This school year is his very first year here as a Jay. Before teaching at Jefferson City High School, he taught at a rural school off of I-70 called Concordia High School. Whist...

The Festival of Lights brings holiday cheer

Gillian Burks and Ariana Pauley

December 15, 2017

Filed under Features

The Homemaker Health Care Community is currently putting on a drive-through holiday light display in Jefferson City. Located at Binder Park, this family-friendly holiday experience features several of your favorite characters,...

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