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Solar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse

Alexus Smith, Writer

August 28, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Student Life

On August 21st, 2017 the solar eclipse happened for the first time in 99 years. People who viewed the eclipse had to wear protective eyewear, and sunglasses are NOT included. In 2024 the solar eclipse will be in totality over Arkansas, and people are already preparing for the big event. ...

Back to School

Back to School

Alexus Smith, Writer

August 18, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Student Life

Welcome back to school Clinton students! This 17-18 school year is rolling forward and is starting with quite a few changes! CHS is now providing a course called the Academy which gives you the opportunity to meet whatever your personal needs are. The Academy works around the student’s schedule to ens...

National Chuckwagon Races

National Chuckwagon Races

Natalie Alexander, Writer

August 17, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase, Student Life

It’s that time of year again, folks! The biggest thing in Clinton, Arkansas is almost upon us. Dan and Peggy Eoff, owners of Bar -of ranch, allows close to 30,000 people on their land for 10 days. There are numerous activities during the 10 days that the National Championship Chuckwagon Races go on. The mos...

Graduation

Graduation

Jayla Cody, Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Showcase, Student Life

The Clinton High School Class of 2017 has officially graduated.  On Friday, May 19th, the graduation ceremony was held in the auditorium. Many people came out to support their family members and friends that were graduating.  The auditorium was at standing room only capacity.  The class of 2017 w...

FFA Rodeo

FFA Rodeo

Rue Ragsdale, Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, Schools, Showcase, Student Life

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Book Swap

Book Swap

May 2, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Student Life

This Week at Gateway Twin Cinema…

Haley Jones

April 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

This week showing at Gateway Twin Theatre is Smurfs: The Lost Village and Kong: Skull Island. The Smurfs, rated at PG, is about a mysterious map that sets Smurfette and her best friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting and thrilling race through the Forbidden Forest filled with magical creatures...

Turkey Season Approaching

Turkey Season Approaching

Jacob West

April 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News

The 2017 Arkansas turkey season is soon to begin. It will start April 9th for youth hunters. People 16 and older will be able to start hunting on April 11th and the season will last through April 25th. Fishing will soon pick up as the white bass and hybrids are soon to spawn.

March Madness

March Madness

Nate Lonnon, Writer

March 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Sports Center, Student Life

The NCAA March Madness basketball tournament started on March 14, 2017. It’s a time of the year where basketball and non-basketball fans come together and fill out brackets, have fun and party to cheer on their favorite school. The bracket has been reduced all the way down to the Final Four teams:...

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...

This Week at Gateway Twin Cinema…

Phillip Price

March 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Here at the gateway cinema downtown Clinton two new movies are out and are worth paying to go see. The movies are “ Kong Skull island “ and “ Beauty and The Beast “ . Kong skull island is about a team of explorers and American soldiers travel to an uncharted island in the pacific not knowing...

Mr. & Mrs. CHS 2017

March 10, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Congratulations to the 2017 Mr. & Miss CHS Caitlin Cody and Kort Weaver!!

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