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Northwest Horizons

2017-2018 Staff

Sydney Thompson

staff writer

The teacher drones on as sixth period ticks on towards the end of the day on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Suddenly, letters come in from guidance. Juniors hurriedly open them to see if they have been accepted into the Northwest National...

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Reece Gentry

Staff Writer

Hey there. I'm Reece, a sophomore and staff writer for Northwest Horizons. When I made the decision to take journalism, I kept thinking about how much I love writing and telling stories, hoping that I could transform it into something...

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Emma Welsh

Staff Writer

Hello, peers! My name is Emma Welsh and I'm a Junior and Staff Writer at Northwest Horizons. This year, I hope to better my writing and photography skills through this paper, while also meeting new people. When I'm not working...

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Kendal Quinlan

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Kendal Quinlan and I am currently a senior. I am a staff writer for Northwest Horizons. This is my first year in journalism and I am so excited to be a part of this amazing staff! I am excited to be involved in...

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Megan Harkey

staffwriter

I am Megan Harkey, sophomore and staff writer at Northwest Horizons newspaper. Ever seen the 6' 5" girl lunging around campus? That's me! I play on the varsity girls basketball team and on the Dynasty girls AAU team. Joining the...

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Autumn Dixon

Staff Writter

Hi. My name is Autumn Dixon, and  I'm a sophomore. This my fist year on the staff as a staff writer. I joined journalism to increase my writing ability and spectrum of skills. When not at school, I take dance classes and care...

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Sarah Teague

Staff Writer

My name is Sarah, and I'm a staff writer and sophomore at Northwest Horizons.  I joined journalism this year to have a voice on current events and gain new skills to use in the future.  In my free time, I participate in church...

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Maggie Leybourne

Staff Writer

My name is Maggie Leybourne, and I am a senior this year at Northwest. I joined Journalism because I wanted to improve my writing skills before leaving Northwest Guilford. I'm a Staff Writer for Northwest Horizons, and I'm looking...

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Viktoriya

Staff writer

My name is Viktoriya Kotting, and I am a senior this year. I am a staff writer on Northwest Horizons. I am in journalism because I want to get the truth out of the story, even if it's a small story. Journalism will help me with...

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Madison Ayres

Staff Writer

My name is Madison Ayres, and I am a junior and a staff writer for Northwest Horizons. I joined journalism because writing on the newspaper was something that sparked my interest and I wanted to be more involved with our school....

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Emma Fagerberg

op/ed editor

Salutations, my name is Emma Fagerberg. This year, I'm a junior, but, more importantly, I'm the Op/Ed editor and the social media manager of the Northwest Horizons. My goals as Op/Ed editor are to spark dialogue throughout the...

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Ethan Bailey

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Ethan Bailey, and I am a junior at Northwest. I am a staff writer this year, and I'm excited to be on the staff. I am hoping to write fun and exciting stories that a lot of students can relate to. Hopefully...

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Savannah McCracken

Staff Writer

My name is Savannah McCracken, I'm in 10th grade, and I'm a staff writer this year. I've always really enjoyed writing and investigative reporting, and I believe writing for this paper is a perfect opportunity to strengthen my...

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Sydney Thompson

Staff Writer

I am Sydney, an 11th-grade staff writer. I am in Journalism to learn how to write technically and further my craft. My hobbies include writing and reading various genres, especially fantasy. I aspire to be a fantasy novelist.

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Nathan Vescio

Staff Writer

I am relatively  new to the Northwest community having moved from Wisconsin in 2016. I am a sophomore this year; I joined the Northwest Horizons staff to have a place to express my opinion and meet new people. I enjoy playing...

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Menna Ibrahim

staff writer

Hey my name is Mennatalla Ibrahim. Menna for short. I'm a senior and this is my second year on Northwest Horizons. This year, I am a Contributing Writer and look forward to all that has to offer. I joined journalism because the...

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Angela Seo

Features Editor

My name is Angela Seo and I'm a junior at NWHS. This is my second year on staff and I'm the features editor of Northwest Horizons. I joined journalism because I wanted to be a part of the Northwest Horizons family. I play field...

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Maddie Lawson

news editor & layout editor

Hi! My name is Maddie Lawson, I am currently a senior and will be working as the news editor and layout editor. This is  my third year on staff and I find that its a great way to share the stories of those around us. I love to...

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Stephanie Mayer

Co-editor-in-chief, arts & entertainment editor, and front page editor

Hi, my name is Stephanie Mayer, and I’m a senior. I’m co-editor-in-chief, the front page editor, and the Arts & Entertainment editor for Northwest Horizons. Two years ago, I joined the paper because the journalism adviser,...

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Anna Yang

Contributing Writer

Salutations, my name is Anna Yang! I am a senior this year, and have been a contributing writer for the Northwest Horizons Newspaper the past 2 years. When I joined the staff my sophomore year, it was because I wished to develop...

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Logan James

Sports Editor

Hi! I’m Logan, I'm a Junior and I am the section editor for sports this year. I joined the staff at Northwest Horizons originally to learn more about writing and the process of writing for a paper. I run with the cross country...

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Alex Cake

Staff Writer

My name is Alex Cake. I am a senior staff writer at Northwest. I joined journalism because I wanted to improve my writing and am interested to pursue a career in journalism and media. One of my dream jobs is to become a writer...

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Aidan Bennett

co-Editor in chief

Hello, my name is Aidan Bennett, I'm a senior at Northwest, and I'll be the co-editor-in-chief for Northwest Horizons this year! I joined journalism sophomore year because I’ve always enjoyed writing, and this is a good cha...

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Montana Murphy

spread editor & managing editor

My name is Montana Murphy and I am senior at Northwest. This is my third year on the Northwest Horizons staff and I am going to be working as the spread editor and the managing editor. Journalism is a great way to learn and...

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