The Jacket Journal

You Were Made For This

You Were Made For This

November 2, 2018

Young Life is part of a world-class organization for teenagers. The staff and volunteers of Young Life Woodford County enter into the world of kids focusing on what matters most to them — fun, adventure, friendship, and sense of significance. In doing so, they earn the privilege of talking to adol...

The Spirit of WCHS

The Spirit of WCHS

Emmaria Young, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Here at Woodford County High School, we held and participated in our own Spirit Week. Monday: Movie Character Monday Tuesday: Tourist Tuesday Wednesday: Pajama Wednesday Thursday: Class Color Wednesday Friday: Extreme School Spirit Friday!    ...

Road Trip to College #1 (Yale & Harvard)

Road Trip to College #1 (Yale & Harvard)

November 1, 2018

Over the summer, I went on a road trip to New England. Not only is New England home to many beautiful views, but it is also home to some of the world’s most prestigious colleges. Although I'm not considering any of the Ivies myself, I visited two of them to get a feel for what those types of schools...

Homecoming 2018: The Dresses that Make the Magical Night

Hillary Ocampo, Katherine Kelly, and Parker Robinson

November 1, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Homecoming comes and goes every year, and every time it looks different. The main reason: The dresses! Every girl wants to find her perfect dress, and here are some of the ones that were featured at the 2018 dance.

Monster Mukbang

November 1, 2018

In honor of the spooky season, we decided to join in on some fun festivities such as pumpkin painting and delicious spooky snacks! Bone' Appetit! Join us was we Monster Munch on some pizza and discuss some super scary topics. If you're ready for an unbelievable time and want to CREEP it real, trick...

The Spooky Specter Detector

The Spooky Specter Detector

November 1, 2018

Originally made by the William Fuld Company, today Hasbro sells the Ouija Board as a game complete with written rules. Many people, however, use the Ouija board as more than a game, using it as an oracle would or to communicate with spirits. The game consists of a board with letters and numbers and...

Fear at Fright Night

Fear at Fright Night

October 23, 2018

What is Fright Night?  Fright Night is a fear-themed park at Jacobson Park in Lexington. There are three different attractions including Dark Forest, Candy Land, and 13 Doors. They all focus on your worst fears, whether it be the dark or clowns. People dressed up as scary creatures jump out, foll...

WCHS Fashionistas

WCHS Fashionistas

CJ Jenkins, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2018

Filed under Student Life

"Wow, their clothes are really nice! Maybe I should start dressing myself up more?" the students of our school have a very unique fashion style that they use to show who they are and to show their side of fashion to their peers. Featured in this article are a few select students from our own student...

Used Books For Sale

Used Books For Sale

Annie Denington, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2018

Filed under Student Life

My bookstore idea came about because I have a really unique situation where I need to be really careful about choosing where I work, and college might not be the best option for me. This summer when we were in Florida, my mom and I were just floating around in the pool and she said, "I want you to...

Birthdays with Brooke

Birthdays with Brooke

September 25, 2018

Each month I will feature various students who are celebrating their birthday!

Super Student Spotlight

Super Student Spotlight

September 21, 2018

In a school full of hundreds of kids, we all walk the halls not knowing everyone we pass--that would be impossible. So, with that in mind, every month, students from grades 9-12 will be interviewed and asked about their skills, roles in the school, and even their hidden talents. It's important that we...

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