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Beta Club Raffles GIANT Bear!

Beta Club Raffles GIANT Bear!

Brittany Shannon, Co-Editor

February 14, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Features, High School, News

Help support your Beta Club make it to National Convention by buying tickets for this 6 foot GIANT Teddy Bear! Tickets will be sold by all qualifiers for National Convention and in Mrs. Hutchins classroom. Tickets will also be sold at lunch. The winner will be announced at the end of the day....

Baseball and Softball Look Ahead to Season

Baseball and Softball Look Ahead to Season

Aaron Hogue, Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports Center

Clinton baseball has begun preparing for the 2018 season. After finishing 6th in their class with a 26-7 record. The Yellow Jacket baseball team won first in the Harrison tournament, finished first at district, but then hit a cold patch only winning 1 of their last 4 games. They were defeated first round ...

Senior Night

Senior Night

Lexie Smith, Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports Center

Friday, February 2nd, Clinton High School is hosting their annual senior night to honor all of the following winter/spring senior athletes.  The following students will be honored tonight: Caitlyn Speer Cheer Savannah Lynch Cheer Brittany Shannon Basketball/Softball Anna Knoerr Basketball Kaitlin Kirke...

Beta Club Dominates at State Convention

Beta Club Dominates at State Convention

Brittany Shannon, Co-Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

On January 26th-27th, the Clinton High School Beta Club went to Beta State Convention to compete for all of the marbles in Hot Springs. Clinton was very well represented with 65 students competing in various events such as academic, visual art, and talent. They came back with a lot of success. The club...

FBLA Wins Big at District Competition

FBLA Wins Big at District Competition

Gabby Helton, Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

Clinton High School FBLA recently competed in the District competition. All FBLA members represented Clinton High School very well. Giselle Hernandez was elected the new state FBLA Vice President and President of District 6! In her Public Speaking competition, she also placed 4th among many competito...

Torch Portrait Competition

Torch Portrait Competition

January 23, 2018


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, Preschool, Showcase

The Torch Staff is expanding the Torch King and Queen Portrait Competition to include all grades.  Flyers will be sent home to elementary next week.  Submissions can be made via e-mail or sent to Mrs. Hutchins in the high school.  Portraits can be professional, but do not have to be.  The contest...

Students Receive ServSafe Certification

Students Receive ServSafe Certification

Savannah Lynch, Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under High School, News, Showcase

ServSafe is a food and beverage safety training and certificate program administered by the National Restaurant Association. The program is accredited by ANSI and the Conference for Food Protection.  Sanitation certification is required by most restaurants as a basic credential for their manage...

Lady Jacket Basketball Update

Lady Jacket Basketball Update

Lexie Smith, Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports Center

The Clinton Lady Jackets had a busy week heading into Christmas break with a total of four games. Kaitlin Kirkendoll, a key starter, was unable to compete this past week due to medical reasons. This definitely hurt the team when it came to close match-ups. Tuesday, December 12th, the girls went head to ...

Merry Christmas from The Jacket Journal

Merry Christmas from The Jacket Journal

December 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

We would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From the Staff of The Jacket Journal

Christmas in Clinton

Christmas in Clinton

Emily Kirk, Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

At this busy time of year Clinton like many small towns have traditions they cherish and new traditions that emerge.  There have been many activities going on in Clinton to gear up for holiday season.   CHS CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) held a breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 9 fro...

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