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Listening to a class discussion during a Student Council meeting, Alana Mickley (10), Lilly Garbinski (10), and Peyton Saunders (10) consider whether the Senior Send-off Dance should be held indoors or outdoors.

Senior Send-Off Dance

Brody Crone, staff writer March 21, 2024

Hosting one final dance after prom, Student Council organizes the Senior Send-off Dance to bid a farewell to the graduates. Once a tradition, the Senior Send-Off Dance has not been arranged for multiple...

Determining the layout, Natalea Thurston (11) moves image boxes around in Jostens.

Developing Our Theme

Emma Smith, staff writer March 20, 2024

Taking the skills and vocab learned within the course, the journalism staff created individual themes to explain what they think next year’s yearbook should center around.  Veronica Edeburn creates...

Mr. Mark Wise (staff) discusses math options with students and parents.

Educational Planning Night

Natalea Thurston, staff writer February 29, 2024

To kick off opportunities for incoming freshmen, James Buchanan High School on Monday, February 26th, welcomed parents and students to attend and gather in the cafeteria to meet teachers, see the classes...

Educational Planning Night

Educational Planning Night

Avery Cook, staff writer February 21, 2024

Giving students the opportunity to seek out new classes and learn about various opportunities, the James Buchanan High School will be offering an Educational Planning Night open house on February 26. The...

Dribbling around her opponent, Morgan Iverson (12) uses her arm to block. Iverson maneuvered around her contender and shot the ball. She successfully scored a three-pointer.

The Rockets Honor Teachers

Brody Crone, staff writer January 2, 2024

While teaching the future generations of America, teachers made substantial impacts on their students. Players on the James Buchanan Girls Basketball team honored their teachers who made the biggest influence...

Sophomore class officers, Ainsley Green, Lilly Garbinski, Avery Brindle, Lainey McCulloh, and Jayden Rineer.

In It To Win It

Lainey McCulloh, staff writer December 14, 2023

After two weeks of campaigning, the sophomore class finally picked their class officers. Officers for the class of 2026 were announced, Ainsley Green as president, Lilly Garbinski as vice president, Avery...

Stu Co – Halloween Spirit Week

October 23, 2023

In preparation for Friday, October 27th's Halloween events, Student Council is having a Halloween Spirit Week.  Monday, 10/23, Rhyme without Reason, find a partner to pick two outfits that rhyme together....

Frightfully Fun Night

Avery Cook October 5, 2023

Homecoming will be even more extravagant than all previous dances. The event being set on October 13 and 14 makes the occasion themed around Halloween spirit. Get ready to Trick or Treat and celebrate...

Mystery Liquids

Mystery Liquids

Brody Crone October 4, 2023

Learning about endothermic and exothermic reactions, students in Mrs. Miller's Honors Chemistry class measure the temperature of their unknown liquids. The students were tasked with recording the temperature...

Zoey Gearhart, vice president and Sawyer Strine, president

Slay All Day

Sawyer Strine, staff writer September 20, 2023

Back for another year, the JBHS Equality Club opened its doors for their second year. As participants welcomed the club return, the officers kicked it off by sharing exciting and shocking ideas planned...

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