Racha’el Ussery – Staff Writer

Racha’el Ussery – Staff Writer

October 6, 2014
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Hola. My name is Bianca; but you can call me Racha’el. Not like Ráy-chel, but more like Ruh-chél. Anyway, this is my first year on newspaper staff and I’m super duper excited for it! I’m also involved in marching band and playing the tenors in drumline. In my free time I enjoy painting, singing,... Read more »

Lexie Chapman – Staff Writer

Lexie Chapman – Staff Writer

September 16, 2014
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Hey! I’m Lexie and this is my first year on staff. When everyone started J1 last year, we all wanted to get out of the class; well, at least I did. But the longer I stayed in the more I enjoyed writing news and feature. I went to summer workshop with Mrs. Berry and got to write some really good stories.... Read more »

Mercedes Rivera – Staff Writer

Mercedes Rivera – Staff Writer

January 28, 2014
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I am a sophomore at DHS and this is my second year on staff. My hobbies include playing the flute in band, writing and ballet. This is my 12th year in ballet and I am in love with the elegance, grace and hard work that goes in to it. While writing, my favorite type of stories are feature stories because... Read more »

Ashley Huggins – Photographer

Ashley Huggins – Photographer

September 11, 2013
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This is my second year on the yearbook staff as a photographer and my first year on newspaper. I’m a junior this year. Horse riding is my get-away place. It’s what I do when I need to clear my head or take a break from reality. I’m not sure where yet, but I plan on attending college after I graduate... Read more »

Angelica Lopez – Staff Writer

Angelica Lopez – Staff Writer

September 11, 2013
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Hi, my name is Angelica Lopez. I’m finally a senior! This is my third year on staff and I have absolutely loved every minute of it. I’m business manager and writer. Writing is my passion when it isn’t for grading purposes; that’s why newspaper has really became an important aspect in my life.... Read more »

Nancy Torres – Editor-in-Chief

Nancy Torres – Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2013
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Hey guys, I’m Nancy Torres and this is my third year serving on the newspaper staff and my first year as editor-in-chief! I’ve lived here in Decatur for about eight years now. I’ve been part of the cross-country team for six years… that’s a lot of years if you ask me. Something I love about... Read more »

Noehlia Ortiz – Staff Writer

Noehlia Ortiz – Staff Writer

September 9, 2013
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Hey my name is Noehlia Ortiz and I am FINALLY a senior. I was born and raised here in Decatur, Texas. I hope to attend Texas State University in San Marcos next fall and major in Nursing. Go Bobcats! This is going to be my third year on staff and I am excited to see what this school year has in store... Read more »