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Halloween Traditions

By Joanna Hernandez

October 31, 2016

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Halloween originated from the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain which was held on November 1 to celebrate the dead. During this festival people would light bonfires and wear costumes of animal heads and skins to ward off roaming...

A Nightmare Too Real (1st Place)

By: Joanna Hernandez

October 31, 2016

Filed under Features, Student Life

    The night crept in through my room and ignited the darkness with the touch of the moon. I felt a cold wind travel along my leg making the tiny hairs against my skin shiver. My mind raced through images of the same thing...

The Shadow (2nd Place)

By: Thea Bishop

October 31, 2016

Filed under Features

     The wind felt cold on my skin, causing me to have goosebumps. The sky was so grey and the trees were as dead as a doornail. My house, was right in the middle in all of this sad and lifeless mess. “Tabitha.” My father called. “Get inside im...

Leaving Behind Good Memories

By Maddie Pillstrom and Joanna Hernandez

October 17, 2016

Filed under Features

     After 11 years of service Ramsey Junior High head engineer, Hanh Chuong, has been  promoted to a new position. Hanh will take on the role of Utility Foreman for the district. He will be  in charge of employees that take care of...

Jazzing it up at Ramsey Junior High

By Alina McGill  

October 13, 2016

Filed under Features, Student Life

     On Thursday October 6, The Peterson Brothers played a concert at Ramsey Junior High. This musical outreach was available thanks to Libby Ware, AAC(Artist, Audience, Community)Live! and the Fort Smith Riverfront Blues Society.  Glenn Peterson, 20, and his youn...

Congratulations Ramsey Choir

October 12, 2016

Filed under Clubs & Activities, Features, Student Life

On Saturday October 8 All-Region Choir tryouts were held at Kimmons Junior High.  Below is a list of Ramsey students who made All-Region Choir. Soprano 1 Even Ava Wilson – 7th Chair Chloe Ray – 14th Chair Em...

Lady Rams Freshmen Night

By: Avail Soto

October 12, 2016

Filed under Features, Student Life

On October 10,the Lady Rams Volleyball team played against Kimmons Junior High in a fierce match up. The night included introducing the freshman: Kelsey Warren, Hailey Upton, Healey Beedle, Mckenzie Martin, and Kelsey Hamilton. The freshmen pl...

A New Beginning

By: Annie Mullins

October 12, 2016

Filed under Features

     This year Ramsey Junior High welcomed its first new principal in 13 years. Amy Manley came to Ramsey after leaving her position as Assistant Principal at Darby Junior High. Over the course of her 23 years in education, Mrs. Man...

Singing Summers

By: Amanda Luper     

October 12, 2016

Filed under Features, Student Life

      Michael Summers is the new Assistant Choir Director at Ramsey Junior High School. This is his second year teaching; before coming to Ramsey Mr. Summers taught sixth, seventh, and eighth grade mixed choir at White Hall ...

Meyers’ Poppin’ Potatoes

By: Angelica Leilany Gonzalez, Avail Soto

October 10, 2016

Filed under Features, Student Life

      The students in Mrs. Meyer's’ class have been running a fundraiser for the past few weeks here at Ramsey Junior High School.  Every Thursday, Mrs. Meyers and her students sell baked potatoes with all the trimmings to Ramsey...

In Memory of Aliza Danielle Beas

October 6, 2016

Filed under Features

In Memory of Aliza Danielle Beas January 28, 2003 - October 1, 2016 Obituary Aliza Danielle Beas, 13, of Ft. Smith passed away Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Children's Hospital in Little Rock. She wa...

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