2017 People’s Choice

Trace Love

April 25, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

With People's Choice Awards 2017 officially wrapped, it’s time to take a deep dive into the winners list. Ellen DeGeneres made history at the show by becoming the most decorated People’s Choice Awards winner ever. The Fin...

New TV Show Takes Over the Nation

Meredith Armour and Valeria Galvan

April 25, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Recently a new TV show was released onto Netflix. 13 Reasons Why is based on the novel written by Jay Asher. This show stole the nation’s hearts but not because it was lovely to watch, but it was dark and forced people to understand...

An Artistic License

Lizzie LaFont, Editor, Journalist

April 25, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Since she was little, Tori Vintzel has always enjoyed drawing and knew that she had artistic talent. The positive feedback from those around her encouraged Tori to keep going. Her mom is her biggest supporter. Being an art...

Billboard Contests and Contemplations

Lizzie LaFont, Editor

April 7, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Last week, Mrs. Hays’ Art IV class won first place in the Jackson Madison County Anti-Drug Coalition Billboard Contest for the sixth year in a row for Madison Academic. The Art IV class has only six students—Kajal Govin, Jenna...

Mr. Potato Head is Dead!

Trace Love

April 7, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Don Rickles, the man who played Mr. Potato Head in Toy Story, died this Thursday from kidney failure at the age of 90. He always had a friend in Tom Hanks and Tim Allen. The actors were quick to pay tribute to their late Toy...

Downtown Mural

Meredith Armour and Valeria Galvan

April 7, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

In our little town of Jackson, TN, people are starting to appreciate the history and pride we hold in our hearts. This all started with the recreation of downtown. First, there was the Farmers Market, and then the Jackson Walk...

St. Paddy’s Day

Valeria Glavan and Meredith Armour

March 31, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Keep Calm and Dance with the Leprechauns! St. Patrick's Day is held on March 17 every year. This cultural and religious celebration has gained popularity in the recent years. St. Patrick is the foremost patron saint of...

Oscars Mix-up

Trace Love

March 9, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

The 2017 Oscars finale was the biggest mix up in Oscar history! When presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were announcing the 2017 Best Picture winner they announced that the movie "La La Land" had won. The actors and producers...

Mardi Garas Parade

Meredith Armour and Valeria Galvan

March 9, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

What were you doing on Saturday February 25th? Whatever it was I bet it was not as cool as the Downtown Jackson, Kids’ Mardi Gras Parade and Block Party! That was the place to be if you wanted to celebrate Mardi Gras in Jackson...

Madison Sweeps the Competition

Lizzie LaFont, Editor, Journalist

March 3, 2017

Filed under Entertainment and Arts

Yesterday March 2 was the annual Choral Festival at the Lambuth Chapel, and once again, Madison swept the board, being the only school to receive sweepstakes for all of their choirs. Natalie Coffman, senior and president of the...

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