The Jacket Journal

Fight Like a Kid!

Annika Landers

October 14, 2019

Based out of Pangburn, Arkansas, Fight Like a Kid is a nonprofit organization that funds trips to children battling cancer. They often work through the Make-A-Wish Foundation to sponsor trips for their “wish kids” to places like Disney World, Sea World, Hawaii, and even the Frontier Days Rodeo in Wyo...

Soccer Team Petition

Jennifer Lopez

October 11, 2019

“Goalllll!” This is what many hear before goosebumps form on their arms. The word is so small, yet the meaning is so significant. Soccer is a famous sport in the United States, and many people love watching it because of the feeling they experience. Unfortunately, soccer has never been a part of...

CHS Football

Blake Burgess

October 4, 2019

After winning the Battle of the Little Red for the fourth consecutive year, the Jackets began to roll in victories. The Jackets have shown great chemistry as a team, due to the fact that many of these seniors have been playing together since their Pee Wee years. Their leadership, hard work and determ...

CHS Quiz Bowl

Katelynn Thatcher

October 3, 2019

On Saturday, September 28, 2019 the Clinton High School Quiz Bowl team won three of their games while competing at the Mountain View Invitational. This year, the team is under a new coach, Mrs. Barnard, who is the World History and Psychology teacher. She previously coached Quiz Bowl in 2006, and is now ...

The Battle of the Little Red

Kathy Quintero

September 27, 2019

The infamous rivalry between Clinton and Heber Springs began since the dawn of time. Four years ago, the rivalry was officially known as Battle of the Little Red. The CHS football team successfully brought home the trophy for the fourth time in a row, which is also known as the #4Peat.  On September 6, 2019, the Battle of ...

The Cost of Vaping

McKenna Gunn

September 27, 2019

“Yo, can I have a hit?” This common question has made its way to teenagers all over the country, and even globally. Juuls, NJoys, Sourins, Altos, and other E-Cigarette devices are being targeted to teenagers with the slick designs and fun flavors such as strawberry lemonade, mango, crème brûlée, stra...

Student Spotlight: Austin Pruitt

Tania Armas

September 25, 2019

Austin Pruitt, a sophomore at CHS, is a one of a kind student. Not only is he an outstanding student through academics, but he also has a phenomenal talent in music. He can play a variety of instruments such as guitar and banjo. He prefers to play bluegrass due to its reflection of his personality...

VBC Fair 2019

VBC Fair 2019

September 23, 2019

On September 17th- 21st, the Clinton FFA and 4-H kids showed and prepared their livestock. Each show kid has been working hard all summer to make sure the animals and themselves perform to the best of their ability in the show ring. Let's just say the Clinton 4-H and FFA members showed up to show out! ...

Farmer for a Day

Farmer for a Day

September 19, 2019


2019-2020 CHS Student Council Results

2019-2020 CHS Student Council Results

September 19, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Student Council Officers. President-Blake Burgess Vice-President- Ian Thompson Secretary- Tania Armas Reporter-Abby Bone 12th Grade Representative-Annika Landers and Austin Drake 11th Grade Representative- Lacey Belle McJunkins and Landon Linn 10th...

2019 VBC Livestock & Fair Schedule of Events

Jennifer Lopez

September 18, 2019

The Van Buren County Fair & Livestock has been a part of Van Buren County for nearly a century. It has been a big part of the community events, education, and agriculture. It brings the community of Clinton together and spend a great time with their family.  This year, the county fair is Septembe...

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