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JCHS crowns prom royalty

Jersey Community High School held their prom on Saturday, May 6, at 6 p.m. Walter Kosowski was crowned Prom King and Mackenzie Jones was crowned Prom Queen. (Submitted photo )

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JCHS selects April FOCUS students

By Carissa Sitki Jersey County Journal Partnering with several local banks, Jersey Community High School (JCHS) has announced their FOCUS students of the month selections for April. Each month, JCHS recognizes students through the FOCUS program. FOCUS is an acronym which stands for: Finding One Clearly Unique Student, is a program that acknowledges students each…

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Jersey Community Middle School (JCMS) recently announced their student-nominated character winners for the month of March (Courage) Award for each grade.

March winners are: Fifth grade: Carter Scott, Sophia Herter, Kennedy Gent, Molly Steckel, Piper Wittman, Aiden Johnisee. Sixth grade: Cali Geers, Alexis Roberts, Viktor Maynard, Zane Grummel, Madelynn Vanausdoll, Erin Federle, Ashley Huang. Seventh grade: Aurora Diehl, Cheyenne Falter, Dane Kadell, Hudson Schannot, Quincy Desherlia, Makenna Brunaugh, Josie Thompson.

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SF/HG pull a police car

By Gracie Flowers 6th Grader at St. Francis/Holy Ghost Grade School On Wednesday, April 19, the students of St. Francis/Holy Ghost (SF/HG) Catholic School in Jerseyville attempted to pull a police car weighing in at 1221.36 lbs. The goal of this challenge was to pull the police car over the finish line, in tug-of-war fashion,…

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