• Spring Play 2017

    Spring Play 2017

    Arianna Lopez, Reporter

    May 18, 2017

    If you did not come out to see the play, you missed out. This was the first spring play to be performed in an intimate black-box setup. It felt as if you were in the story and connected with the actors even more than you would have just sitting in the house. It was directed by Mr. Hoyt and assistant...

  • New Beginnings

    New Beginnings

    Andrew Antich, Reporter

    May 18, 2017

    As I get ready to graduate high school, and move on to the next chapter of my life, I have mixed emotions. Part of me is happy to move on to college and pursue my career, but another part of me is sad to leave behind Joliet Central. Senior year may be the “end,” but it is in fact the beginning, the...

  • Rock-a-thon

    Rock-a-thon

    Leann Yodka, Reporter

    May 18, 2017

    April 28th 2017, the day that the National Honors Society gathered in the student center collaboration rooms once again for Rockathon, to raise money for graduating senior cords, NHS Membership cards for junior members, and scholarships for the top service point earners for seniors. Each participati...

  • Mr. and Ms. J

    Mr. and Ms. J

    Griselda Chavez, Reporter

    May 18, 2017

    On April 29th, 2017, the annual tradition of selecting Joliet Central’s Mr. and Ms. J took place at the Jacob Henry Mansion. This title of tradition dates back to 1958 and it is awarded to students who best represent the ideal student who has a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 and presents themselves...

  • Kermes 2017

    Kermes 2017

    Patricia Sanborn, Reporter

    May 18, 2017

    The Kermes Festival was held on the 27th of March from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm. The festival was to celebrate Mexican heritage. Kermes was hosted by Mr. Grimes and Mrs. Pickett. The exciting event was host to over 1500 people with standing room only. The event featured many exciting booths such as horchata...

News

Top 25

Top 25

Patricia Sanborn, Reporter

The following students were honored as this year’s top twenty-five students of central:            Haylie Aeschliman, Angel Bautista, Garrett Beck, Jared Ellis,...

May 18, 2017

To be successful…

March 23, 2017

Success is a hard road to travel down; everyone envisions their main goal in life at least a few times. Ma...

What success means to me

March 23, 2017

Some people are not successful in life for a variety of reasons, the first is that people themselves...

My Definition of Success

March 23, 2017

In life, being “successful” has a different meaning to everyone. Some may think of it as making over $12 an hour, while some may define their gre...

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Editorials

To be successful…

Martina Lohmar, Possible 2017-2018 Editor

Success is a hard road to travel down; everyone envisions their main goal in life at least a few times. Many changing their directions and views as time goes on. So we begin our journey one day, some accelerating right in,...

March 23, 2017

What success means to me

March 23, 2017

Some people are not successful in life for a variety of reasons, the first is that people themselves are not motivated...

How are people successful?

March 23, 2017

Success in life is everyone’s goal. Everyone wants to have a successful career, marriage, etcetera. Unfortunately, n...

My Definition of Success

March 23, 2017

In life, being “successful” has a different meaning to everyone. Some may think of it as making over $12 an hour, while some may define their gre...

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Features

A Voice for the Voiceless

A Voice for the Voiceless

Abigail Augustine, Editor-in-Chief

In the beginning of March our World Affairs classes at Joliet Central participated in the Freedom Project. The students worked very hard writing letters to members of Congress...

March 10, 2017

Global Fest 2016

Global Fest 2016

January 17, 2017

This year Joliet Central hosted the Global Fest Illinois which created a very authentic and festive feel...

Winter Wonderland 2016

December 7, 2016

The holiday season is a time for giving back and being with your family. Joliet Central truly accomplished...

Senior Emotions

November 2, 2016

Senior year, the last year of education proved to you before you decide what you want to do with the...

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