The Jacket Journal

Student Spotlight: Anna Belle Reece

Student Spotlight: Anna Belle Reece

March 4, 2020

“I don’t really believe it!” This was the reaction of sophomore Anna Belle Reece when she found out she had been chosen to be the Student Spotlight. Despite being voted for and nominated many times for the student spotlight Anna Belle said: “I’m not a spotlight student”. However, if you as...

Winter Formal

Winter Formal

Kaylee Hobbs

January 16, 2020

Clinton High School Beta Club is hosting the winter formal dance this Saturday in the rock gym. The dance will start at 7pm and end at 9pm. Clinton students must be in 9th through 12th grade. Guests that do not attend Clinton High School need to be approved by the sponsor by this Friday at noon. ...

The True Meaning Behind Valentine’s Day

The True Meaning Behind Valentine’s Day

Tania Armas

January 16, 2020

Valentine's Day is a holiday where one has an excuse to express their love towards someone through chocolate boxes, roses, and stuffed bears. February 14 is a significant date for not only couples but also businesses. Many companies start stocking the aisles with Valentine's goodies in January. In 2019...

Brayden Mooney 2019

Kaylee Hobbs

December 18, 2019

Brayden Mooney’s 2019 show season was remarkably successful. He showed three goats and one hog. At the Van Buren County Fair Brayden’s wether won Grand Champion. His hog placed 5th over all, and won the commercial gilt show. He also took home the buckle for Junior Goat Showmanship as well. He is su...

Homecoming 2019

Homecoming 2019

McKenna Gunn

December 18, 2019

Homecoming is a joyous time of year. It’s a time full of girls in pretty dresses, dancing, and the love for our football boys. Our Clinton Yellowjackets played the Rose Bud Ramblers which ended with an epic win. The day was dreary and from the outside, it looked like a sad day, but on the inside of...

Student Spotlight: Jayden Exzabe

Student Spotlight: Jayden Exzabe

Emily Hogue

December 5, 2019

If you ask anyone at Clinton High School who they think is a good representative of the senior class many would say Jayden Exzabe, and that’s exactly why he was chosen for this month’s student spotlight.  While talking to some of Jayden’s teachers, they had nothing but good things to say. ...

2019 Football Season Wrap-Up

2019 Football Season Wrap-Up

Hannah Robinson

December 5, 2019

Friday night lights in Clinton are some of the biggest nights of the school year. Fans gather in the stands as they anticipate the results of the game. Some games are more intense and lively than others. The intensiveness and liveliness not only comes from the players and coaches but from the fans as w...

Crush the Hunger Update

Crush the Hunger Update

Tiffany Duncan

December 2, 2019

The students and staff of Clinton High School have worked together to make an end to hunger in the community. Over the past few weeks, they have managed to raise $1,182.99. The goal for each grade to raise was $300. The ninth, tenth, and eleventh grade classes received the award of a movie on the Fri...

Time Change

Time Change

Ashlyn Robinson

November 20, 2019

Spring forward. Fall back. That’s how people usually remember to set their clocks an hour forward or back for Daylight Savings Time. During the spring, the time changes and moves ahead one hour (spring forward). In the fall, clocks are set back an hour, hence the term fall back.  For Spring Forw...

TikTok: the Clock Don’t Stop

TikTok: the Clock Don’t Stop

Hannah Robinson

November 14, 2019

Do you remember when everyone would quote from an app called Vine? All anyone would hear would be random quotes from videos on this app. It was extremely popular, and if there was one person that didn’t know what any of the Vines were, then they were looked at weirdly as if they were living under a roc...

Student Spotlight: Brooke Bradford

Student Spotlight: Brooke Bradford

Tania Armas, Writer

November 13, 2019

Brooke Bradford, a senior at Clinton High School, is a very active student here on campus. She is extremely involved in extracurricular activities such as FFA, BETA, and FCA. Brooke is known to be a natural leader and has stepped up to leadership roles throughout the years. Last year she was Beta’s Vice...

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