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First Choir Concert Opens Well

Chloe Gillespie, J1 Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

If you haven’t been to one of the choir concerts you should really make time to go to one. Choir concerts are so much fun. The first concert may not always be the best, but it is still fun. We have a very good choir; there are some things they need to work on. “I think we need to work on...

Gladstone Residents Love Gladfest

October 15, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Come along as Journalism 1 Broadcast reporters Jessica Begley and Safia Mohammed ask some local residents about why they attend Gladfest each year.

Concerts Coming this Month

Kelly Galindo, Photographer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Concerts are always a fun activity. Everyone has been to at least one concert, upcoming concerts in Kansas City for the month of October are; Rae Sremmurd, October 11th Bear Hands, October 13th Toni Braxton, October 14th Florida Georgia Line, October 15th Janet Jackson, October 27th ...

Cook Creates his own YouTube Channel

William Pellant, J1 Broadcast staff
October 1, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features

Reporter William Pellant talks to Christian Cook about his YouTube channel in this podcast.

Gateway 25 Has a Chance at Dinner with an Author

Gateway 25 Has a Chance at Dinner with an Author

Julia George, J1 Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Gateway-25 is hosting a dinner with an author. Author Jennifer Lynn Barnes, who wrote "The Naturals" and "The Fixer," will be the feature at a dinner is in St. Louis at Union Station at the end of March. “I think this is a great opportunity for a student to meet an amazing writer, spend ti...

REVIEW: Finding Dory

Alex Brown, Axe staffer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Overview: Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss every 10 seconds or so. The one thing she can remember is that she somehow became separated from her parents as a child. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory embarks on an epic adventure to fin...

Color Guard Spins ‘Like Bosses’

Jessica Begley, J1 Broadcast staff
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features

Reporter Jessica Begley talks to Alta Durrant about the Color Guard in this podcast.

‘Mermaid’ Splashes in November

Grace Burns and Katherine Reyes, J1 Writers
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Under the sea, more like into the scenes. Theater director Brian Gehrlein decided to direct the Little Mermaid. "I chose this musical because the rights were released from Broadway and I wanted to snatch it up before anyone else in our district had a chance," Gehrlein said. "I think it is a classic...

REVIEW: Grinter’s Sunflower Farm

REVIEW: Grinter’s Sunflower Farm

Courtney Calhoon, Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

   The Sunflower Farm has been around for a few years now, but this year everyone was raving about the Sunflower Farm. It was the place to be young to old. Jamien Bartlow, Sarah White and Ty Foxworthy were a few people that went and thoroughly enjoyed it. How was the drive? “At first I thoug...

‘Blair Witch’ Is Full of Scares, Could Be More Original

‘Blair Witch’ Is Full of Scares, Could Be More Original

Chris Winegarner, Photographer
September 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

‘Blair Witch’ Directed By: Adam Wingard Length: 89 minutes Rated: R Score: 3.5 out of 5 Stars ‘Blair Witch’ is a 2016 sequel to the 1999 film ‘The Blair Witch Project.’ The original film was a found footage “documentary” which was based around a group of three college st...

Review: Joy Wok

Review: Joy Wok

Max Gruschka, Axe staffer
September 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

What is Joy Wok: Joy Wok is a Chinese buffet in Liberty, near 152 and 35. It was opened in 2010 by Kevin and Jennifer Liu. The buffet contains a variety of foods from crab legs to general tso’s chicken. It also has a sushi bar and a Hitachi grill. Review: I have gone to Joy Wok multiple times, including once for dinner bef...

Anime Club May Have “Your People”

Safia Mohamed and Sienna Elbeck, J1 Writers
September 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

lAre you interested in anime? Do you feel like you want to join your type of people? How about joining the Anime Club? Just go to room C295 and talk to the club advisor James Dye. “Anime is just a Japanese show that is animated,” said junior Yasin Abdelhameed. Abdelhameed started to watch anime...

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