Ozark Junior High Band starts All-Star Band program to motivate students

The Ozark Junior High School Band has been doing the All-Star Band program for five years. The program motivates students to go off on their own to learn new music. There is a list of short scores given to the students to practice outside of class. When a student feels good about their playing, they can go take a test on it. If they pass the test with...

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U.S. Navy Seal Killed in Yemen

Heather McConnell, Copy Editor

On Sunday in Yemen, two Americans were killed. One was decorated 36 year old Navy SEAL, William “Ryan” Owens. The other was an 8 year old girl, who was the daughter of Anwar al-Awlaki. Owens enlisted in the military in 1998 and w...

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Trump inauguration held Friday

Garrett Coggin, Technology Editor

The new president of the United States was inaugurated on Friday, January 20. The amount of people that attended the inauguration was far less than Barack Obama in 2009. It also generated 80,000 fewer Metro rides by 11:...

February 3No Comments

Fort Lauderdale shootings

Heather McConnell

Friday afternoon the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport was on edge after 26 year-old Esteban Santiago killed five people and injured six in a shooting. “The area was crowded with newly-arrived passengers r...

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Student Life

Then and now

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As a kid most people read, watched TV, and did things in their free-time that have slowly changed over the years. This includes the shows you once watched as a kid.  As kids get older they don’t have as much time to sit around watching kid show...

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Gone with the old, in with the new

Katie Wells, Sunshine Editor

The ball has dropped, let’s raise a toast and cheer. No longer 2016, now a new year is here! Every year on December 31, New York’s streets are crowded, around the country people are preparing special foods and singing songs like "Auld Lang Syne"...

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Holidaze

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The days after the holidays can be very tough for everyone. Especially kids, since they have to return back to school after two weeks of sitting around all day and watching T.V. But everyone agrees on one thing, ‘it was fun while it lasted,’ because...

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    On February 5 the Atlanta Falcons will take on the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, to try and win Super Bowl LI. This will m...

  • NHL all-star weekend

    The 62nd NHL all-star game was held January 31 with four different teams playing a round robin tournament with the Metropolitan team coming out the wi...

  • Hoops

    Basketball season is coming to an end for both of Ozark Junior High's basketball teams. The girls started out playing Webb City and ended the year...

  • Earned, not given

    LeBron James, from the NBA’s team Cavaliers, scored his 25,000th point, being the youngest to do so. This event took place in the fourth quarter wit...

  • Strive for greatness

    October 24 - 26, in the east gym, boys interested in playing basketball competed for a spot on the eighth grade team. However, only 14 boys made the t...

  • Nothing but net

    October 27 and 28 tryouts for 8th grade boys basketball will take place in the east gym. Both seventh and eighth graders will tryout and then practice...

  • Pin to win

    Thomas Rushing, an eighth grader at Ozark Junior High, has been wrestling for seven years. Rushing's goals in wrestling include winning the COC tou...

  • Dishin’ and swishin’

    At 6 a.m. October 27 and 28 tryouts for 8th grade girls basketball will take place in the east gym. Both seventh and eighth graders will tryout and pr...

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    A season done well

  • Running with a passion

    Running with a passion

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