Author: DJ

Alumni Meeting 2/28

On February 31 the JRTI Alumni had a meeting to discuss money for the tiny house. They also talked about starting a scholarship that is set up by the alumni. We discussed things that the tiny houses need, like microwaves washers and dryers, towels, and other things for the bathroom like shower curtains and regular curtains for the rest of the windows in the house. The alumni association will try to have at least a $500 scholarship crated and distributed by the alumni association, but anyone who is willing to donate can and as an incentive any donation past a certain point is eligible to name the scholarship and set the parameters for being awarded...

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How to prepare lobster

Chef Coble taught the ProStart students how to butcher lobster, He went through the steps of how to take the lobster apart. The first thing he did was take a knife and kill the lobster. The next thing his did was remove the claws. After removing the claws he removed the tail by raping a towel around it and twisting the tail off. Next he pulled off the legs also by twisting them. The last thing he does is remove the shell off the back of the lobster and showed everybody the pigment that usually turns the lobsters red...

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Day of Caring

On The Day of Caring, everybody worked together to clean up Horses for Hearts. A lot of things needed to be done. We had to get all the seed pods from the weeds growing in the fields where the horses go. It was a tricky job because you had to be extra careful. We also had to clean up the wood lines. The farm owners had been saving cans and other scrap metal for charity, but the charity had stopped collecting the metal and it just sat in the woods. While we were cleaning, we found a fence and...

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Getting to know me!

My name is Desiree Figgins, I am 18 years old. My favorite color is purple, blue, and green. My favorite place to go on vacation is Ocean City. My family goes to the beach every year. I have 5 siblings. 4 brothers and 1 sister. My dad died when I was 12 years old. I have a cat named boots who is 5 years old. We have been together since, and he makes me so happy. I love to read and I do it all the time. My favorite author is Steven King. His books are amazing! I also...

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Upcoming Events

all-day Rotoract Fundraiser
Rotoract Fundraiser
Mar 23 all-day
Rotoract Fundraiser
The Rotoract Club is raising money for the Tiny Home Project. They will be selling, hotdogs, nachos, chips, and soda from 10am – 12pm and 5pm – 7pm.
2:00 pm Skills USA Day
Skills USA Day
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm
Wear red, white, and blue to support Skills USA members as they leave for their State Completion in Fairmont.
2:05 pm Spirit Week
Spirit Week
Apr 3 @ 2:05 pm – Apr 7 @ 3:05 pm
7:30 pm JRTI Prom
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

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