The Jacket Journal

Van Buren County Fair : Best of the Best

Van Buren County Fair : Best of the Best

Shon Paul Hastings, Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under High School, News

During the 2016 Best of the Best livestock show at the Van Buren County Fair, two exhibitors that qualified were students from Clinton High School. Dakota Mooney won showmanship in Market Goats and Market Lambs and Shon Hastings won showmanship in Market Swine. This qualified them both to move on to the Bes...

Dakota Mooney Takes County Bread Barrow Title

Dakota Mooney Takes County Bread Barrow Title

Rachel Dawson, Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under High School, News

Last week at the Van Buren County Fair, there were many hog shows with several great contestants.  However, the County Bread Barrow class was quite exceptional.  For those of you who don’t know what this class represents, it contains just the male hogs that have been born and raised in our county. ...

Clinton Pre-School Students Show and Win at VBC Fair

Clinton Pre-School Students Show and Win at VBC Fair

Katlin Green, Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under News, Preschool

This year at the Van Buren County Fair, two Pre-School students from Clinton, Kabry Kimes and Harper Hutchins, won multiple awards for their animals. Kabry won first place, Grand Champion, Best of show registered breeding class with her registered spot pig, Princess Spot. Harper Hutchins won first place...

CHS Jackets vs. CAC Mustangs Football Recap

CHS Jackets vs. CAC Mustangs Football Recap

Nate Lonnon, Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under High School, News, Sports Center

The Central Arkansas Game of the Week, Clinton HS vs. CAC HS, was a battle between two top ten teams. With Clinton in 3A and CAC in 4A, it was predicted to be a great match-up. It was a tough fought game by Clinton, trading blow for blow with CAC, tying it up in the third quarter at 32-32. It was just C...

CHS Well Represented at County Fair

CHS Well Represented at County Fair

September 19, 2016


Filed under High School

Clinton High School was very well represented at the Van Buren County Fair. Senior Dakota Mooney, was awarded Reserve Grand Champion Market Hog, while Junior classman ShonPaul was awarded 7th Overall in the Grand Market Hog Drive as well as Senior Showmanship.

First Arkansas Bank & Trust : Week 2 : Wyatt McCoy

First Arkansas Bank & Trust : Week 2 : Wyatt McCoy

Nate Lonnon, Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under High School, News, Sports Center

Your week two Player of The Game brought to you by First Arkansas Bank & Trust is FB/OLB Wyatt McCoy. He decided to show out in a big way with 12 carries for 49 yards and 3 touchdowns. He is a big leader on the team and a mentor for the underclassmen. Good job Friday Wyatt; everyone is looking forw...

CES Student Wins Big at the VBC Fair

CES Student Wins Big at the VBC Fair

Katlin Green, Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under Elementary, News, News

Brayden Mooney, a 4th grader at Clinton Elementary, won Grand Champion market hog this year at the Van Buren County Fair. Let’s congratulate him on his big success.  

Preschool Off to a Great Start

Preschool Off to a Great Start

Phillip Price, Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under Preschool

The Preschool is off to a great start this year.  We are very proud of our new program, that boasts over 90 students. The facility has underwent renovations with the addition of a new multi-use building. At the beginning of the year the students were able to participate in a luau, where they ate s...

Clinton High Students Compete at VBC Fair

Clinton High Students Compete at VBC Fair

Regan Bradford and Jayla Cody

September 16, 2016


Filed under High School, News

Clinton High School has been dominating at the Van Buren County Fair.  Congratulations to the following students: Dakota Mooney on winning Grand Champion Market Lamb, Grand Champion Market Goat, Senior Goat Showmanship, and Senior Sheep Showmanship. Regan Bradford for winning Grand Champion Co...

CHS Students Win in Art Division at VBC Fair

CHS Students Win in Art Division at VBC Fair

Bryce Dodd, Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under High School

CHS was very well represented at the Van Buren County Fair in art and poetry. Autumn Graves won best in show in poetry. Alondra Carrizales also won best in show in photography. Congratulation girls! Go CHS!...

CES Students Win at VBC Fair

CES Students Win at VBC Fair

Ty Johnson, Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Elementary, News, News

Clinton Elementary has been very well represented at the Van Buren County Fair this week, with several students winning blue ribbons in their individual classes.  Brayden Mooney won junior goat showman. Hannah Mooney won junior sheep showmanship. Great Job to these students!

CHS Football Defeats Berryville at Home

CHS Football Defeats Berryville at Home

Nate Lonnon, Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under High School, News, Sports Center

On Friday night, September 9th, the Clinton vs. Berryville game took place. Clinton had to defend their home turf again and they delivered in a big way. Kort Weaver and Co. were in control all night. Wyatt McCoy showed out in a big way with 3 touchdowns and 50 yards rushing. By the end of the first half...

The student news site of Clinton High School
Schools