Red & Black

Is it okay to be confused after school?

Is it okay to be confused after school?

Matt LeCure, News and Web Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Is the court system like a popularity contest?

Is the court system like a popularity contest?

Matt LeCure, Web & News Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Should minors have an income tax?

Gillian Burks, EIC

February 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

If you have already entered the work force, then you have noticed the chunk of your paycheck that disappears each payday. While some of that goes to medicare and social security, which can easily be argued as beneficial, a large porti...

Skateboarding: Not the Evil It’s Made Out to Be.

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Since its beginning in the early 1950’s, skateboarding has been looked down upon by older generations, not including the one who created it. This brought on an era of ‘no skateboarding’ signs and the most commonly used phrase...

The ACT makes too much of an impact

Sidney Johnson, Sports and A&E

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

After attending school for awhile you get into a routine. You go to school, do homework, and eventually have a test over the topics you learn about. Taking tests is now a common expectation. You’ve aced some tests and you’ve...

Christmas music: a holiday must

Ariana Pauley

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

This is the time of year where many people of different backgrounds and tastes come together to celebrate various events and holidays. Among this diverse group, there are two factions that oppose each other fiercely on one particular...

Head to Head: Merry Christmas

Gillian Burks, Editor in Chief

December 15, 2017

Filed under Head to Head, Opinion

Iwork at a small grocery store just two minutes away from Jefferson City High School. The time has come when Christmas jingles are on a nonstop repeat over-head. Don’t get me wrong, I can enjoy “Silent Night” like the best...

Is P.E. a necessary class?

Rhakala Blackmon, Freelancer

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

A huge question that we’ve all asked ourselves as we ran in the heat on the last lap of the mile: why is Physical Education a mandatory class? Honestly, after taking P.E. in elementary school and middle school, is it still n...

The use of slurs is unacceptable

Yessnia Austin-Dixon, Writer

November 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

An ordinary ninth grade girl walks to her first class after she comes from her locker. She's on her phone texting her best friend and she notices a group of her other peers walking towards her. In a quick second, she accidentally...

What would you change for JCHS

What would you change for JCHS

Sidney Johnson, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion

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