The student news site of Jonathan Alder High School

The Pioneer Press

The student news site of Jonathan Alder High School

The Pioneer Press

The student news site of Jonathan Alder High School

The Pioneer Press

Meet the Staff
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Fiona Petticrew
Staff Writer

Senior Fiona Petticrew is in her first year of journalism. She plays soccer for the high school and is involved in musicals and show choir. She can be...

Sidney Troesch
Sidney Troesch
Staff Writer, Photography Editor, Editor

Sidney Troesch is a Senior in her third year in journalism. Outside of journalism, she can be found partaking in hobbies such as playing volleyball, photography,...

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Twenty One Pilots: what we know about their newest album
Derek Lee Rodriguez, staff writer • May 20, 2024

In 2009, duo Tyler Robert Joseph and Joshua William Dun created Twenty One Pilots, an Alternative rock, hip hop band that has had seven studio...

Senior Allie Piccolantonio leaps over the hurdle.
JAHS track dominates at final regular season meet
Maddie Saiter and Paige Jestadt May 14, 2024

Jonathan Alder track and field dominated at the London track meet last Thursday.  Girls especially excelled in throwing and brought home...

Jonathan Alder Boys Tennis graphic, with two tennis players and a tennis racket graphics.
Jonathan Alder Boys Tennis players shine through the season
Caitlyn Feay, Staff Writer, Editor • May 14, 2024

Jonathan Alder Boys tennis had a busy season. With 20 matches, it can get quite time consuming for the players, but the hard work has paid off:...

Junior Ally Gearheart from Fairbanks High School sprints in front of opposing team player. Since girls lacrosse is a club sport, it is open to students from neighboring schools.
Photo Gallery: Jonathan Alder girls lacrosse
Sidney Troesch, Staff Writer, Photography Editor, Editor • May 13, 2024

Graphic representing the feud between Lamar and Drake
Drake vs Lamar: the beef from the beginning
Fiona Petticrew, Maddie Saiter, and Owen Muetzel May 9, 2024

While they currently have a very public feud, Aubrey “Drake'' Graham and Kendrick Lamar weren’t always enemies.  The beginning The...

Dr. Lorson poses for a photo
Doctor Lorson, backbone of science department, retires
Fiona Petticrew, Staff Writer • May 9, 2024

Mark Lorson, known as “Doc,” has been teaching here at Jonathan Alder for 44 years, 45 years overall. From Hawaiian shirt Thursdays to...

Dune: Part Two a spectacular sequel
Dune: Part Two a spectacular sequel
Derek Lee Rodriguez, staff writer • March 20, 2024

“Dune: Part Two” is a extraordinary interstellar 2 hour 46 minute experience that picks up right after the end of “Dune: Part One,” Where...

Kanye West at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.

Kanye West at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival by

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What's up with Kanye West?
Derek Lee Rodriguez, staff writer • March 8, 2024

Throughout Kanye West's career he has stirred up controversy and made comments publicly and online that have completely damaged his reputation....

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Taylor Swift faces recent scrutiny
Adalynne Wilkin, Staff Writer • February 26, 2024

Popstar Taylor Swift has become increasingly popular over the recent years. With over 103.3 million monthly listeners, she has become the number...

Jonathan Alder boys varsity lacrosse team members stand on the sideline.
JA Boys lacrosse vs. John Glenn
Sidney Troesch, Staff Writer, Photography Editor, Editor • April 19, 2024

Booster Bash website home page.
Boosters help fund athletics at JA
Sidney Troesch, Staff Writer, Photography Editor, Editor • March 22, 2024

Every year the Jonathan Alder Athletic Boosters holds a Booster Bash fundraiser to raise money for the athletic programs at the high school....

The Columbus Crew 2023 MLS cup wall banner is revealed to fans.
The Columbus Crew ends season opener with an exciting win
Caitlyn Feay, Staff Writer, Editor • March 6, 2024

The Columbus Crew opened up with their first game of the season on Feb. 24, 2024. With all the pre-game events and hustling game, this turned...

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