2012-2013 The Journal Online Staff
If you are reading this or looking at our site, just know I love you. I get so excited for every view and comment our site gets, so thanks for checking us out. This is my fourth year on newspaper staff and my second year...
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Who has three first names and is really bad at lying? Me. Cristin Ashlee Morgan. I’ve been on staff for three and a half years and this is my second year as Editor-in-Chief of the print edition of The Journal, as well...
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Allieson Breanne Davis photography extraordinaire! Ok maybe not, but I am the main photographer for the newspaper and one of the photographers for yearbook. I’ve been a newspaper photographer since the eighth grade. I was...
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Hello, my name is Hutch and I am the sports editor for The Journal and this is my first year. Sports are a huge part of my life. I love writing about anything sports related whether it be a column or just a feature. I run...
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My name is Mackenzie; not really, that’s my middle name. My first is actually Alec, but I don’t go by that either. I do have a twin brother and no we are not identical, because that’s not possible. This is my first...
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Hey there. I’m Jackie Trujillo and this is my second year on the newspaper staff. I’m so excited to see what’s in store for the future even if I may not always show it. I’m kind of quiet so it takes awhile for me...
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Hello, my name is Logan Huff. I am 16 years old. This is my first year on the newspaper staff. I am also involved in debate and I am on the swim team. I enjoy hanging out with my friends, climbing trees, and I am an extrovert....
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Social Media Coordinator
My name is Emily Santos and I am the assistant business manager and social media coordinator for The Journal. Social media coordinator is a new position that involves keeping our online portion of the newspaper updated. You...
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Currently I’m one out of the four students in Decatur who is a part of Upward Bound, a college program I have been involved with the program for three years now . I’m Jessica Lozano. I’m a junior and I have...
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Webmaster and Interactive Story Writer
McKenna Waddill is my name and I am the webmaster and the interactive story creator! Computers are my passion. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my friends and helping others. I enjoy using Photoshop to create graphics...
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I go by Macen Stripling, and I’m on staff as a writer. My world revolves around three things: God, family and friends. When I’m not fixing edits, writing a story, doing homework or working, I am cheering, playing basketball...
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My name is Nancy Torres and I am new to the newspaper staff. I moved to Decatur at the end of my fourth grade year from Denton. It took time to get used to Decatur, but I like it here now. Something I really love to do is...
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Hey hey hey. I am a sophomore at Decatur High School. I was born and raised in Decatur. My birthday is in January but the day is for you to guess. For those of you who don’t know who I am, my name is Noehlia Ortiz. This...
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Art is pretty much what I live by. I’ve been drawing since I was a little girl and now I’m taking it to the next level with tattooing. Everyday I practice on rubber mats to perfect my craft. I incorporate my artistic...
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Hey my names Angelica Lopez. I am currently a sophomore. I was in Journalism 1 last year and this year is my first in newspaper. I’m very excited to be able to write and cover news of our school. I’m not involved in any...
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Hi. My name is Michaela Cross and I am a sophomore. This is my first year to serve on the newspaper staff and I am super excited about the journey that lies ahead. In school I am busy busy busy! I am involved in student council,...
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