DIY: cookie dough cupcakes

Claire Reynolds, Editorial Editor

March 1, 2018

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Everyone loves cupcakes and cookie dough. If you can’t decide which to make, make both! These delicious cookie dough filled cupcakes are the best of both worlds. You will need: 1 vanilla cake mix, plus ingredients to make...

Spring into a good break

Grace Vance, Events Editor

February 28, 2018

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Spring break is coming up in a few weeks for the students and teachers of Ozark Junior High School. Eighth grade student Madison Morgan is taking a trip to the Dominican Republic with her family and eighth grader Lyla Watson...

Here comes the snow

Katie Wells, Advertising Editor

February 28, 2018

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Missouri weather has always been a mystery, and on the third week of January many schools experienced a few snow days and Ozark Junior High students enjoyed their snow day in different ways. Jasmine Specht, Caleb Burg, ...

Serve it up

Claire Reynolds, Editorial Editor

February 27, 2018

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Ozark Junior High School students find ways to serve their community and better our corner of southwest Missouri. Ozark ninth grader, Emma Bassett, is no stranger to volunteer work. Bassett has volunteered for  Meals a...

Ozark homecoming

Abbey Hammons, Student Life Editor

February 27, 2018

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Homecoming is right around the corner, and Lakyn Cox is a freshman attendant, is ready to wow the Tgers with her grand entrance. Cox said,“I am super excited, but nervous that I will fall or have to go pee while I am up there....

Hartley Bassett in high school play

Kendra Beard, News Editor

December 18, 2017

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Recently Hartley Bassett, an eighth grader at Ozark Junior High, recently held a role in the play, Sister Act, at Ozark High School. The play is about a woman named Deloris Van Cartier who witnesses a murder committed by her ...

Keeping an eye on the prize

Rachel Neal, Clubs Editor

December 18, 2017

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Andrew Calton went on the October 28-29 youth hunt this year in Aurora on his grandma's land. A youth hunt is a hunting session where kids between the ages 6 and 15 are able to go hunting without the competition of adults. It ...

Just keep swimming

Grace Vance, Events Editor

November 2, 2017

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SPLISH SPLASH!  Eighth grade student Claire George swims as a hobby. She has been swimming since she was eight and began swimming on a summer league team at Fremont Hills Country Club. She tried out competitive swim and really...

Roaring renovations

Abbey Hammons, Student Life Editor

October 4, 2017

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Ozark Junior High shows off a newly updated building for the eighth and ninth grade students. Before renovations, students had to go outside to get from class to class, rain or shine. In severe weather, students had to be h...

Flip, turn, jump

Maggie Kensinger, Sunshine Editor

October 4, 2017

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There are many talented students that participate in out of school activities here at Ozark Junior High S. One of those students is eighth grader, Kaydon Sutton. When she was four years old, her mother signed her up for gymnas...

Eighth grade dance and SDC trip approaches

April 11, 2017

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On May 11, Ozark Junior High is hosting a school dance for the eighth graders and on May 12 the eighth grade class will go to Silver Dollar City as an end-of-the-year activity. Silver Dollar City will be May 12, and the co...

Boy Scout working to reach highest rank

April 10, 2017

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Zach Melton is a student at our school who is in the Boy Scouts of America. This is an organization for boys ages 11 to 18. Melton has been in Boy Scout Troop 201 since the end of fifth grade and plans to stay in it until h...

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