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Library Club

Library Club

September 22, 2017


Filed under Clubs

CHS Library Club member Haley Pearson presented the library's grand prize winner Eden Blanton with a signed copy of Sarah Dessen's latest book. ...

Clinton Students Find Success at Goat and Lamb Show

Clinton Students Find Success at Goat and Lamb Show

Natalie Alexander, Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Elementary, High School, Showcase

Show time is here! Everyone showing is excited and nervous for show time, months of hard work and practice to be put on display in the county wide competition . Tuesday, September 16th, was show day for goats and lambs. Goats were first, then sheep.  Clinton did very well in both events.   Of 7...

CHS Beta Fall Mum Fundraiser Starts

CHS Beta Fall Mum Fundraiser Starts

Caitlin Moudy, Writer

August 23, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School

CHS Beta club has begun selling Fall Mums as a fundraiser. All fundraiser proceeds will be going towards care packages, service projects, scholarships,  and state convention. The colors come in yellow, purple, red, bronze, and white. They are 20-24” wide and 18-22” tall and are only $15. The dead...

Clinton High School Summer Activities

Clinton High School Summer Activities

Brittany Shannon, Co-Editor

August 17, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

CHS was represented all over the country throughout the summer. Here is a recap! The Beta Chapter had students qualify for the National Convention in Walt Disney World, and they were successful there! Gisselle Hernandez got top 10 in the Spanish 1 Division, Anna Knoerr received top 10 in Creative ...

Blood Drive Wednesday

Blood Drive Wednesday

May 2, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News

CHS Soup Contest Results

CHS Soup Contest Results

Haley Jones

May 2, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News

The CHS Foods and Nutrition class has spent the last few weeks preparing for the Make It A Meal with Soup Contest that was sponsored by the Van Buren County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee. The students had to create a balanced meal with at least one ingredient that is grown/raised in Arkansas. Their me...

CHS Choir Cajun Fest

Jaci Slayton

April 26, 2017


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The Friends of Choir parent organization is selling tickets to the singing waiters and waitresses Cajun Fest to be held on Thursday April 27, 2017 at 6:00pm in the Fellowship Hall of the First Methodist Church. The menu includes your choice of red beans/rice with cornbread, gumbo with potato salad, and...

FBLA Students Advance to Nationals

FBLA Students Advance to Nationals

Savannah Lynch, Editor

April 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

CHS FBLA, under the leadership of Tammy Johnson, traveled to Little Rock to compete in the State FBLA Competition. Clinton advanced 15 students to the state competition. Congratulations to Kasey Williams and Anna Strawn for placing 4th place in State in Entrepreneurship. The two will be going to Anaheim,...

Yellowjacket Student Council Attends Conference

Yellowjacket Student Council Attends Conference

Brittany Shannon, Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Clubs, High School, Junior High, News

The Clinton Student Council recently went to a weekend conference in Hot Springs. To be able to go to the conference, they had fundraisers such as selling candy and pizza kits. At the conference, the students talked to kids from other schools about strengths of their schools and leadership skills that...

CHS FFA Updates

CHS FFA Updates

Rue Ragsdale, Writer

March 31, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

The end of the year means a lot of activity for the Clinton FFA. It is an exciting time for the FFA members who compete on judging teams! The Clinton FFA competed in district at Arkansas Tech on March 16. This contest determined who would go to state. The only stipulation was that they had to qualify...

5th Annual Hunger Run

5th Annual Hunger Run

Brittany Shannon, Writer

March 31, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Entertainment, High School, News, Showcase

The 5th Annual Hunger Run was held this past weekend in downtown Clinton. The Clinton High School Beta Chapter helped the morning of the event. This year, a little over 200 people showed up to participate in the race. In past years, they have had over 300. On the day of the race, it rained on and off...

Dakota Mooney to seek State FFA Office

Dakota Mooney to seek State FFA Office

Savannah Lynch, Editor

March 30, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, News, Showcase

Dakota Mooney, a senior at Clinton High School has declared his candidacy for FFA State Office. Dakota has been actively involved in FFA throughout his high school career. He is the current Clinton FFA President. With a history of leadership, Dakota has held local office each year of his membership....

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