• Annie Review

    Annie Review

    Courtnee Hampton, Reporter

    December 19, 2017

    This year we welcome our new Choir Director Steven Pyter! Mr. Pyter Directed this year’s production of ANNIE that turned out a success that had a great turn out each night “In the end, it was obvious that our cast and crew were proud of what we had done together.  We had a great turn out each night and audience respo...

  • Pink Heals

    Pink Heals

    Amya Ramirez, Reporter

    November 9, 2017

    Pink Heals is an event held for breast cancer awareness. It involves a volleyball game with the teams of Central and West competing. Both schools’ volleyball teams sold t-shirts to raise money for cancer patients. The shirts were 12 dollars each. Most of the money raised stays in the community for...

  • Homecoming 2017

    Homecoming 2017

    Anna Breausche, Jocelyn Casillas, and Arianna Lopez

    November 9, 2017

    Homecoming week is a great, fun, memorable week for many students at Joliet Central High School! Starting September 18th, homecoming week came into action with different themes every day, such as wearing a band tee, togas, or Western Wednesday. Spirit week was a fun week, leading right into the homecoming...

  • The Fill-in Boyfriend Book Review

    The Fill-in Boyfriend Book Review

    Rosetta E. Mills, Reporter

    November 2, 2017

    "The Fill-in boyfriend" by Kasie West is a book about a high school romance that takes place in a warm town in Florida. This book is having to do with what most teenagers go through in high school. Relationships. Relationships are very effective in ways that make people do crazy, weird things. In the b...

Powder Puff

Ivet Rosiles, Reporter

November 9, 2017

If you thought last year’s powder was a hit this year was even better. The Seniors came out strong with a lot of energy and enthusiasm. The first touchdown was made by Seniors,...

China’s Flying Car

November 9, 2017

Lilium, a German company, tested a prototype of a two-seater jet in April which was funded with $90 million...

Global Warming

November 9, 2017

Global warming is perhaps the biggest hoax of the early 21st century. Since most people in Joliet Illinois...

A Celebrity’s Influence

A Celebrity’s Influence

November 9, 2017

One of the most influential artists of our time uses her extreme platforms from her Instagram to her...

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Anna Kulak, JTC Journal Features Editor

September 6, 2017

Freshman year will more than likely be the most awkward and horrifying year of your life. Not only are you forced to participate in painful ice breakers in every class, stating...

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. Many changing ...

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...

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Gianna Greenan, Reporter

November 8, 2017

Everybody has skin, and it only makes sense to take care of it. There are many do’s and don’ts when it comes to skincare techniques, and here are just a few. Do drink plenty of ...


November 8, 2017

Escaramuza is a horse-riding sport only for girls that is native to Mexican culture. This sport is a par...


November 8, 2017

As many students know, there is word going around of the possible removal of the DREAM Act bill (as...

Greek Mythology

November 8, 2017

Everything has a beginning, may it be legends, myths, or religion. In Christianity, it all started with...

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