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Welcome Back Students!

Welcome Back Students!

August 15, 2018

High school seems like it will last forever but time flies! One day you're a freshman and the next thing you know, you're a senior. So enjoy the time you have as a highschooler, make the most of every moment, and learn all you can. We have heard that knowledge is power, and this is true! Someday, you...

Toying with Games!

Toying with Games!

May 24, 2018

The Thoroughbred Recovery

May 22, 2018

We all know about horse racing, as many have been to Keeneland as well as other races to see thoroughbreds and bet. But not everyone looks behind to wonder about them when they are young and just taking their first steps into the world. My family is in the thoroughbred business where we breed, foal,...

5 Summer Jobs That Will Turn You Into a Hard-Working Machine

5 Summer Jobs That Will Turn You Into a Hard-Working Machine

Will Fisher, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Over the summer, high-schoolers are always pressed to get a job so that they can gain skills that will make them ready for the real world. Most jobs are boring and make students not want to work when they could be out with their friends. However, there are some jobs that could be fun and exciting for...

Teachers Who Go the Extra Mile!

May 18, 2018

As you know, this year has been an interesting time for teachers in the state of Kentucky. Our Kentucky State Governor, Matt Bevin, made some rather rude comments about our teachers calling them "selfish" and "short strapped" for protesting the pension reform bill. On April 13th, 2018, both students...

Making Houses Green with Ms. Probst and Class

Making Houses Green with Ms. Probst and Class

May 18, 2018

Every year at WCHS we have a greenhouse class, and near the end of the year they sell the plants that they grew throughout the year. The teacher of greenhouse class, Ms. Probst, said that, "The greenhouse class is always a success and it lets the students get their hands dirty," and that, "consumer demand...

Wofo Takes Europe

Wofo Takes Europe

Emily Brookfield, Editor, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2018

Filed under School, Showcase

Over spring break, 18 students from Woodford County High School took off on a trip to Europe. Accompanied by Mr. Tonks, Mr. Ruff, and Ms. Benton,  the students boarded a plane to London and stayed in the countries of England and France for 10 days, beginning April 1st. Here is some of what they saw: ...

“Tale as Old as Time”- Beauty and the Beast

May 18, 2018

Hear from some of the lead roles played by Seniors: Makenna Henehan, Charlie Davis, Emily Debold, Alex Gililland, and Eliza Bradshaw, and Junior Kevin Lausche who will be leaving the Hive the Summer.

Sitting Down With Girls Lacrosse

Sitting Down With Girls Lacrosse

May 18, 2018

Lacrosse is a lesser known and highly underappreciated sport here in Woodford County. However, that doesn't stop the girls on the team from working hard and meeting all their goals. With all that happened this season it would take ages to explain absolutely everything, so some of the girls of Woodford...

Summer Self Care

Summer Self Care

Breanna Willis, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As the summer approaches many of us want to look good to get that summer glow! Many companies make products that attempt to give you what you want, but fail and then you wasted a good buck on it. Natural beauty remedies are key to keep you looking your best this summer. Here, you will find recipe...

55 Years of Success

55 Years of Success

May 17, 2018

The Jacket Journal got its name because of the Yellow Jacket mascot. Before we became The Jacket Journal, we were called The Tattle-Tale. The Tattle-Tale has many unknown secrets. Why do we only have articles from 1923-1924? Where is the rest of The Tattle-Tale? Well, we can't answer that, but I can...

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