The Bryant-Jordan Award is designed to reward student-athletes who have overcome some kind of obstacle or hardship to attain success. Charissa Roth, a varsity soccer player here at Bob Jones High School, was nominated for the award.
In 2009 Charissa’s mom, Katherine Roth, was diagnosed with breast cancer. After fighting long and hard, in November 2015 she lost her battle against breast cancer. Charissa was 16... READ MORE »»
Yesterday, Sonnie Hereford IV, the first black student to be enrolled into an all-white school in Alabama, visited Bob Jones High School to speak to the drama class about his life and childhood, as they begin to prepare for To Kill A Mockingbird in the spring. He spoke about his father’s life as a civil right leader in the early 1960’s, as he was one of the people suing the Huntsville school sys... READ MORE »»
Most racing teams, like those in Formula One and NASCAR, are corporately owned and operate on multi-million dollar budgets. The cars are super-lightweight, incredibly fast, and made to run for hours non-stop. Obviously, auto racing isn't exactly the most accessible sport. Even quarter midget racing, a form of racing for kids and adults alike which features smaller cars and track lengths, can easily... READ MORE »»
Everyone at Bob Jones reads TKAM by Harper Lee in Freshman English. This novel brings up important discussions of race and how to deal with racism in society. Harper Lee brought these pivotal points to the forefront in 1960, and now Bob Jones Patriot Players will be presenting this famous novel as a play in May 2017.
Along with the excitement of performing a well-loved novel, the cast has also had som... READ MORE »»
The Society of Women Engineers(SWE) are planning on taking a trip to see the new movie Hidden Figures, an empowering movie about three African-American women making a huge impact in American history.
In this movie, Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson contribute their extraordinary knowledge to one of the greatest feats accomplished in our history: launching a man into orbit. Not only does thi... READ MORE »»
Alabama faced its toughest competition of the year in the National Championship with its rematch against Clemson. With a final score of 35-31, Clemson defeated Alabama with only moments left in the game.
Fans journeyed to Tampa to support their teams with some people paying up to $2000 ... Read More »