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Kylan Thomas was awarded the Rotary Club Student of the Month for February. Thomas plays basketball and football and runs track and field. He also is his class Vice President. Thomas plans to attend the University of Incarnate Word on a full athletic scholarship. The Bulldog Beacon took some time recently to catch up with… Read More Student of the Month | Thomas Awarded January Rotary
By Austin Farmer JHS Campus Editor JHS Choir Hits A New High Note at Solo & Ensemble Contests MARSHALL – Congratulations to the following choir members for receiving a first division rating at UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest Feb. 7: Vocal Solo, Carmen Bradley (9) Ensemble, Charlie Brown (11) Vocal Solo and Ensemble, Collin Cawood… Read More JHS Choir, Band & Color Guard Members Excel at Solo & Ensemble Contests
By Austin Farmer JHS Campus Editor Senior Dustin Childress, son of Billy and Kelly Childress, signed with Bacone College on National Signing Day to play baseball at the next level. Childress chose Bacone because “they offer the programs that I will need to get to medical school and because I get to play collegiate baseball.”… Read More Bulldog Beacon | Childress Signs with Bacone
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By Austin Farmer JHS Campus Editor After the Jefferson Dawgs came out with a triumphant win against the undefeated Tatum Eagles at home, Chrishon Hicks (#10) proved that he is a formidable force. Hicks is currently at the 90 shots blocked mark for the season and loves to show off his talent for specialty dunks…… Read More Bulldog Beacon | Chrishon Hicks: A Hoop’s Worst Nightmare
By Austin Farmer JHS Campus Editor With two regular season games left and a record of 14-11, the Jefferson girls basketball team is looking toward the playoffs, and senior player Mackenzie “Two Points” Jordan said their goal lies beyond the district level. “Our goal is to make it to the state playoffs, and we know… Read More Bulldog Beacon | Mackenzie ‘Two Points’ Jordan: Looking Forward to Playoffs
From Staff Reports Tuesday, Feb. 4 Boys Basketball @home against Ore City Girls teams are away Wednesday, Feb. 5 Athletes signing day in the gym starting ~8:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 3rd blood drive of the year (out of 4) Must be at least 16 to give Seniors or their parents must donate twice to… Read More Bulldog Beacon | JHS Events Feb. 3 – 8, 2020
By AUSTIN FARMER JHS Campus Editor It is now scholarship season at the high school with applications coming to the counselor’s office every day. Since scholarships are a crucial part of college life, here is some advice for seniors who might be struggling to fill them out: Practice good time management. It is better to… Read More Bulldog Beacon | Scholarly Advice
From Staff Reports JEFFERSON – High school teacher and Journalism Club Sponsor Dina Carroll learned at an early age about helping animals. “My mother was a rescuer before the term rescue was cool,” Carroll said. “She carried dog and cat food in the trunk of our family car and would stop often to tend to… Read More Bulldog Beacon | JHS Teacher Honored for Volunteer Animal Rescue Efforts