The Jacket Journal

New Restaurants in Community

New Restaurants in Community

Shon Paul Hastings, Writer

February 23, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

Clinton has gained two new restaurants in the past few months that have been a real hit in the community. The Donut Palace opened up in October and has been a smash hit throughout the community and is constantly busy throughout the entire morning. The Donut Palace is located between Sonic and Simmons Bank ...

CHS Prom

CHS Prom

Rachel Dawson

February 10, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

Everyone is starting to get excited for Prom this year! The prom committee has been having weekly meetings to plan a spectacular Prom 2017. They voted on this years theme The Roaring 20’s with the colors being white and gold. This year Prom will be on April 8th in the Clinton High School Cafeteria...

90s Day

90s Day

February 7, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Student Life

Students at CHS have enjoyed celebrating Senior Night all day by dressing in their interpretation of 90s fashion.   ...

Dakota Mooney

Dakota Mooney

Paige Bryant, Co-Editor

February 7, 2017


Filed under High School, News, Student Life, Student Spotlight

Our most recent student of the month is a young man who is highly involved in a variety of clubs, who is always willing to go the extra mile in everything that he does, and who is very competitive academically. This student is Dakota Mooney! Dakota is an active member of FFA, where he has competed a...

This Week at Gateway Twin Cinema….

This Week at Gateway Twin Cinema….

Phillip Price

February 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

This weekend showing at the Gateway Twin Cinema in Clinton is Hidden Figures. It’s about three brilliant African-American that work at NASA that serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history. The launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit help put confidence back into the nation...

Miss Natural State Pageant

Miss Natural State Pageant

Haley Jones

January 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase

On Saturday, January 14th, at the Clinton School District auditorium, the competition for Miss Natural State and Miss Natural State's Outstanding Teen was held at 6:00 pm. Doors opened at 5:15 for $10 general admission, and $5 for any Clinton student or staff member. There were approximately 30 contestan...

Beta Squirrel Hunt

Beta Squirrel Hunt

Jacob West

January 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Saturday January 14 was the BETA squirrel hunt. Russ Hensley won the individual division with 5 squirrels. Shon Hastings and Jacob West won the team division with 12 squirrels. They also won the prizes for biggest squirrel and most exotic squirrel. Justin Hutchins and Justin Lee placed second in the...

This Week at Gateway Twin Cinema…

Jentry Wade

January 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Sing and Rogue One are showing now in the Gateway Twin Cinema. Sing is about a dapper Koala Buster Moon presides over a once-grand theater that has fallen on hard times. An eternal optimist, and a bit of a scoundrel, he loves his theater above all and will do anything to preserve it. Facing the crumbling...

2017 College Football National Championship Game

2017 College Football National Championship Game

Paige Bryant

January 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Today, January 9th, is the day that the Southeastern Conference team Alabama Crimson Tide takes on the Atlantic Coast Conference team, the Clemson Tigers. Last year in the 2015 season, these two teams competed for the National Championship title. Alabama came on top, winning the game with a score of 45-40....

Junior High FBLA Christmas Party

Junior High FBLA Christmas Party

December 20, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, Student Life

The Clinton Junior High FBLA celebrated Christmas Break last Friday with a pizza party. They have had a successful year and the advisor, Mrs. Passmore, felt the students deserved some fun. ...

Ugly Sweater Day

Ugly Sweater Day

Nate Lonnon, Writer

December 19, 2016


Filed under High School, Junior High, News, Student Life

Friday, December 16th was a school day filled with Christmas spirit. Faculty and students joined together in an ugly sweater day, and the Jr. High even had a friendly competition to see whose was the ugliest. Sporting the Most “Christmassy’’ Sweaters were Mrs. Burgess(teacher winner) and Mckenna Yates(stude...

Who’s Who : Class of 2017

Who’s Who : Class of 2017

Savannah Lynch, Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Features, High School, Student Life

Sweetest Ride - Taylor Huggins and Kobin Rhoda Most Artistic - Megan Hagerman and Jake Trogden Most School Spirited - Zane Hinchey and Taylor Crawley Most Talented - Josh Pryor and Kylie Blanton Kindest Heart - Stephen Blake Hunt and Julianna Parish Unforgettable - Richard Hall and Stear...

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