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From the Editor

Not going back to school

by Amanda Jarzynski, Editor Opinion, From the Editor

For the second fall in a row, I’ve watched young students heading back to school with smiles on their faces and character book bag slung over their shoulders. This year, the girls donned bags with images of Ana and Elsa from Frozen and...

Happy Birthday to The Messenger

by Amanda Jarzynski, Editor Opinion, From the Editor

The Mokena Messenger printed it’s first edition on Aug. 16, 2007 for 22nd Century Media. That makes this edition printed on Aug. 18, 2016 the first edition into it’s ninth year in operation. This makes The Messenger the fifth oldest...

The new girl in town

by F. Amanda Tugade, Assistant Editor Opinion, From the Editor

Hi there! My name is F. Amanda Tugade, and I am the new assistant editor for The Frankfort Station, The Mokena Messenger and The New Lenox Patriot newspapers. I will be working under the papers’ editors, Rebecca...

Helping, challenging a young journalist
Questions finally answered
The after-holiday festivities
The beauty of sports
Getting back into the swing of things
Until next school year