Maddi Colson – Staff Writer

Maddi Colson – Staff Writer

January 28, 2014
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Hey, I’m a sophomore at DHS. This is my first year on staff and I’m super excited. I am very outgoing and I love to have fun. I enjoy writing and playing basketball. I spend my free time hanging out with my best friend Ashlyn and spending time with my sisters. I’m a huge Dallas Cowboys fan!... Read more »

Mercedes Rivera – Staff Writer

Mercedes Rivera – Staff Writer

January 28, 2014
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This is my first year on staff and I’m very excited to see how it goes. My hobbies include playing the flute in band, writing, and doing ballet. I’ve been in ballet for 11 years, and when I’m stressed or sad I go to the studio and instantly feel better. I am an avid reader and am obsessed with... Read more »

Kobie Lunsford – Staff Writer

Kobie Lunsford – Staff Writer

January 27, 2014
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Hello. I am a freshman who moved to Decatur from Wichita Falls. Most of you probably know of Wichita Falls, and have likely passed through there before. Though I moved just before the school year started, I am already meeting new people and making, though my progress is slow, friends. I joined the newspaper... Read more »

Jackie Trujillo – Editor-in-Chief

Jackie Trujillo – Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2013
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Welcome! This is my third year on the newspaper staff and my first year as editor-in-chief. I’m so excited to see what’s in store for this year. Previously, I was involved in band for seven years and I played the flute. I love all kinds of food, music, and movies and although I’m a bit indecisive... Read more »

McKenna Waddill – Webmaster

McKenna Waddill – Webmaster

September 11, 2013
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I am a senior at DHS and the webmaster for the Journal Online. I’m just starting out in the graphic design field, and I’m completely self-taught and always striving to learn more. I have an affinity for technology that is often referred to as “sponge-like”, or I absorb information... 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 »

Jessica Lozano – Videographer

Jessica Lozano – Videographer

September 11, 2013
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To strangers I look like the shy and quiet type but once you get to know me I’ll surprise you. My name is Jessica Lozano. This is my second year on staff and sadly my last year, not because I don’t wish to continue, because I will be graduating. I’m also one of three students in Decatur involved... Read more »

Katelynn Cimini – Staff Writer

Katelynn Cimini – Staff Writer

September 11, 2013
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Art is my life. Not just drawing and sketching but also writing. I love to use my creative skills to enhance the stories of Decatur High School. Also, I very much enjoy music. I listen to a variety of genres but some of my favorite artists and bands are Lana Del Rey, Florence + the Machine, Metric and... Read more »

Angelica Lopez – Staff Writer

Angelica Lopez – Staff Writer

September 11, 2013
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I could share my whole life story but I’ll keep this short and simple. Most importantly my name is Angelica Lopez. I am a junior and just turned 16 in August. This is my second year in newspaper and my first in the PAL program. I love writing when it isn’t for grading purposes; that’s why newspaper... Read more »

Alondra Gomez – Staff Writer

Alondra Gomez – Staff Writer

September 9, 2013
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So, I am Alondra and I am a junior, 16, and short. I am in Newspaper 1 and a new staff member, and I am looking forward to this year. I am excited because I like to write in my free time. So a little of me: my favorite color is red, I love animals, I am random and talkative around my friends, but quiet... Read more »