Mr Shaw: More than Meets the Eye

Isaac Jenkins, Writer

October 26, 2018

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Tae Kwon Do, meaning “The way of the hand and foot” in Korean, is a martial art that is over 2,000 years old. Zach Shaw has been a paraprofessional at OJH for two years. However, he has an interesting story about one of hi...

Mrs. Webb’s Travels Influence Career Choice

Tristin Cathcart, Writer

October 16, 2018

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There are always more ways to learn about the world other than through a textbook. Fresh out of Evangel University, Carole Joy Webb chose to go to The Institute of Spanish Studies, in Valencia, Spain. During almost a year the...

Grace Notes Choir Accepted in State Singing Championship

Lily Davis, Writer

October 16, 2018

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The Ozark Junior High 8th and 9th grade Grace Notes Choir recently was accepted  to sing at Tan-Tar-A State Championship on January 24, 2019. The audition process started in September of 2017.  “The Grace Notes started mee...

Drama I tryouts begin

Rachel Neal, Clubs Editor

March 8, 2018

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The future ninth grade Drama I tryouts were held February 13 and February 20. They were in Ms. Houston's room 209. Students who participate in drama next year will be performing for the school play in the first semester of t...

Planning for the future with personal plans of study

Breeanna Garcia, Photo Editor

February 28, 2018

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High school is just a year away for eighth graders at Ozark Junior High. Eighth grade students have been working on their personal plans of study for two weeks, but with bad weather leading to snow days advisory lockdown will con...

Ozark gifted students showcase their work

Amy Surface, Reviews Editor

February 28, 2018

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January 30 gifted students from across the district came together at Ozark Junior High for a showcase. There was much variety in projects. Some were about the history of the Ozarks, other students made picture books, and t...

Choir visits West Elementary

Katie Wells, Advertising Editor

February 28, 2018

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On February 2 the Ozark Junior High School Grace Notes Choir went to Ozark West Elementary School to share some songs and spread positivity. Hannah Hall was one of the choir students who went on this trip and gave a speec...

Honors English classes attend touring play

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

February 28, 2018

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On January 11, the ninth grade honors English classes walked up to the high school after third hour and watched a one-woman play telling Ilga Vise’s story about how her family survived the Holocaust. The English classes are cur...

Eighth grade newspaper field trip

Madison Roland, Entertainment Editor

February 27, 2018

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The Eye of the Tiger newspaper staff is going on a field trip January 26 to KOLR 10 news station. They will not only watch the airing of the 11:00 newscast, but learn what actually goes on in the news station and see how ...

Hola Students

Katie Wells, Advertising Editor

February 27, 2018

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Throughout the school year eighth grade students have been working hard in Mrs. Uccello's class on their Spanish plays. Lainey Pierson is an eighth grader who is going to be taking the role of “la princessa.” She shares, ...

Ozark Junior High Ninth grade band peps up the crowd at basketball games

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

February 27, 2018

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The Ozark Junior High ninth grade band will be playing with the Ozark High School Band in the pep band for the Junior Varsity and Varsity basketball games. The ninth graders must play at two of the five available dates for pe...

Social studies students make public service announcements

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

December 18, 2017

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Students in Mr. Colvin’s honors history class made public service announcements that would relate to the Industrialization Era. The first attempt did not go as Mr. Colvin had wanted so he gave everyone a second chance with m...

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