The Jacket Journal

Clinton on a Hot Streak to End Regular Season

Clinton on a Hot Streak to End Regular Season

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 21, 2019


Filed under High School, Showcase, Sports Center

Monday, April 8th Clinton baseball hosted Bergman in a conference doubleheader. Going into  this game Clinton was 7-5 and 4-2 in conference. These were must win games for the Jackets. Senior Aaron Hogue shut down the side in order the first inning with 2 strikeouts. In the bottom half of the inning b...

Baseball District Tournament

Baseball District Tournament

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 21, 2019


Filed under High School, Showcase, Sports Center

3A-1 East District Tournament By: Aaron Hogue   April 22-26 Clinton will host the 3A-1 East District Tournament. Your Clinton Yellowjackets will be the number 2 seed going into this tournament and are looking to 3peat the District Championship. The Yellowjackets are 14-5 on the season,...

CHS and CJHS Receive Top Scores at CPA

Glory Stroup, Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under High School, News, Showcase

The CPA for the Choirs have been a success! Both the Junior and the Senior High Choirs had a blast and did their best, but most importantly sang their hearts out. All of us enjoyed being around our choir family and making wonderful sounds to impress the judges, despite the bad weather! The Junior...

CHS After Prom

JoJo Jones, Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under High School, Showcase

2019 Clinton After Prom was a huge success. There were multiple activities to do until the clock hit 5 A.M. There were festivities such as bouncy houses, a mechanical bull, 3 on 3 basketball tournament, a roping contest, a ping pong tournament, and just a simple game of connect four. There were mu...

CHS Special Olympics Team Finishes Successful Season

CHS Special Olympics Team Finishes Successful Season

April 8, 2019


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

CHS’s Special Olympics Team completed their season on April 3rd! The students practiced for the events in Mrs. Taylor’s learning skills class. On October 29th, 2018 the Special Olympics Team went to Professor Bowl in Little Rock where they participated in team competition. The age bracket is b...

Clinton FFA Advances Ten Teams to State

Clinton FFA Advances Ten Teams to State

Kaylee Hobbs, Writer

April 3, 2019


Filed under Clubs, High School, News

Clinton FFA attended the Arkansas Northwest District CDE Contest on March 14 at Arkansas Tech University. All 13 of the teams have been preparing for district contest, and attending practice contests since the beginning of February. They loaded up the bus early that morning and headed to Russellville. In ...

CHS Track

CHS Track

Tania Armas and Blake Burgess

April 3, 2019


Filed under High School, Showcase, Sports Center

CHS Track is geared up and excited about a successful season.  When asked about how practices are going Coach Wilson said, “Chaotic”. Due to weather conditions, practices are cancelled as well as meets. The track team has definitely gotten a late start to the season. Compared to other teams at meet...

Spring Break 2019

Spring Break 2019

Kyler Hensley, Writer

April 3, 2019


Filed under High School, Showcase

Spring break 2019 was a much needed escape from school for some people, while others it was just a week that destroyed any motivation for school they had left. Senior Aaron Hogue said that, “I hate spring break, it destroyed all motivation for school I had left.” Davis Coward added, “Spring Break w...

Tania Armas, Writer

March 8, 2019


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

CHS Empty Bowls fundraiser will be hosted this year on  March 8th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm by the art and FACS departments. Anyone is welcome to this annual fundraiser. There will be soup,drinks, and even desserts provided. Come out and join us! You will also get the opportunity to take home a clay bowl made b...

A Look Inside the Cafeteria of CHS

A Look Inside the Cafeteria of CHS

Blake Burgess, Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under High School, News, Schools, Showcase

Diana Shaver has been working at Clinton High School as the cafeteria manager for 26 years, her job is menu planning. She makes sure that the kids get the required and nutritious balanced meals they need. She also deals with all of the food components and tray items while managing over all of the kitche...

Upcoming Choir Assessment

Upcoming Choir Assessment

Glory Stroup, Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under High School, News, Showcase

CPA Choir Assessment and Analysis This Saturday, March 9, is a day both Junior and Senior High choirs have been preparing for all year! Both choirs have been practicing rigorously during and after school to perfect the songs given to them and heighten their sight reading skills. The choir director, M...

Starry Night Prom 2019

Starry Night Prom 2019

Kaylee Hobbs, Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under High School, News, Showcase, Student Life

Clinton High School Prom will be Saturday, April 6th, 2019 from 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria. The theme of this year’s prom will be Starry Night. The dress code has been clarified and will be enforced this year.  There are a few dress rules that girls need to be aware o...

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