• The boys basketball team loses to Lawrence Free State 59-41

    The boys basketball team loses to Lawrence Free State 59-41

    Sydney Carson, JAG editor-in-chief

    December 15, 2014

    The boys basketball team fell to the Lawrence Free State Firebirds 59-41 on Friday, Dec. 12, bringing its record to 0-2. Junior shooting guard Kasey Conklin opened up the Jaguar scoring with a three pointer, putting the team on the board. They still trailed 7-3 with 4:32 remaining... READ MORE »»

    In order to get his team excited, junior Logan Koch dances in the middle of the huddle before the start of the basketball game against Lawrence Free State Friday, Dec. 13. The Jaguars fell to the Fire Birds, 59-41.

    Photo by Karissa Schmidt

  • Staff editorial: Marriage decision provides next steps

    Staff editorial: Marriage decision provides next steps

    JagWire staff

    December 11, 2014

    The Kansas Supreme Court recently lifted Johnson County’s ban on same-sex marriages. The JagWire believes this decision should inspire change across Mill Valley. By lifting Johnson County’s ban on same-sex marriage, the Kansas Supreme Court paved the way for people to become more accepting of... READ MORE »»

    Illustration by Jason Chen

  • Humans of Mill Valley

    Humans of Mill Valley

    Tori Aerni, Justin Curto, Sam Lopez, Sarah Myers, Katherine White, JagWire editor-in-chief, JagWire managing editor, JagWire sports editor, JagWire features and A&E editor, JagWire editor-in-chief

    December 11, 2014

    In the popular blog and book “Humans of New York,” photographer Brandon Stanton makes it his mission to find the stories of strangers in New York City. He takes pictures of each person he talks to, and adds an interesting conversation he had with them or a unique quote they said as the caption. On... READ MORE »»

  • Same-sex marriage ban lifted in Kansas

    Same-sex marriage ban lifted in Kansas

    Claire Biles, Justin Curto, Lizzie Kulcsar, JagWire reporter, JagWire managing editor, JagWire reporter

    December 9, 2014

    Due to a recent Kansas Supreme Court decision, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in Kansas, such as freshman Parker Johnson, can now realize a dream they have had for quite some time—legally getting married. “It is awesome to know I can get married here in front... READ MORE »»

    Photo illustration by Claire Biles

  • Choir members overcome language difficulties at the annual holiday concert

    Choir members overcome language difficulties at the annual holiday concert

    Elizabeth Fleming, JAG reporter

    December 6, 2014

    At the annual holiday choir concert, different forms of holiday-culture were portrayed on Thursday, Dec. 4. The four choirs performed songs from different countries and in different languages, creating unique difficulties. “We’re performing a classic German song “O Tannenbaum,” [which means]... READ MORE »»

    While rehearsing backstage for the choir concert on Thursday, Dec. 4, senior Brienna Kendall directs a group of singers.

    Photo by Taylor Anderson

Sophomores receive class rings

Sophomores receive class rings

Laken Wagner, Reporter

After about two months of waiting, the sophomore class received their class rings during lunch on Tuesday, Dec. 9. This years sophomore class had a plethora of options including...  Read More »

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JagWire creates finals survival guide

JagWire creates finals survival guide

Tori Aerni, Adri Talavera, Grace Van Inwegen, JagWire editor-in-chief, JagWire features/A&E editor, JagWire reporter

Study spaces: the JagWire suggests local locations to study Panera While it is more of a drive, Panera is an ideal location to study. More than...  Read More »

December 12, 2014 • 0 comments

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Blog: Catastrophic academia

Blog: Catastrophic academia

Clayton Kistner, guest blogger

With my second-to-last finals week fast approaching, I have found myself looking back on my previous six sets of finals that I have endured. I recall freshman year when my...  Read More »

December 11, 2014 • 0 comments

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Staff editorial: Marriage decision provides next steps

Staff editorial: Marriage decision provides next steps

JagWire staff

The Kansas Supreme Court recently lifted Johnson County’s ban on same-sex marriages. The JagWire believes this decision should inspire change across Mill Valley. By lifting...  Read More »

December 11, 2014 • 0 comments

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