TONKA NEWS

2015-2016 Staff

Angela Sluder

Angela Sluder

By Alyssa Magrone Angela Sluder is a photographer and reporter on the Griffin Rites staff. Starting as a freshman, this will be her first year. “Compared to how I was in the first week [of school], I was shy, but I’ve ...

Kati McMullen

Kati McMullen

By Emily Elliott Freshman Kati McMullen joined Griffin Rites to grow as a writer and figure out who she is through journalism. “I really want to branch out into the journalism field,” McMullen said. She is sticking to t...

Hayden Weatherman

Hayden Weatherman

By Emily Elliott Sophomore Hayden Weatherman is a writer and photographer for the Griffin Rites. Weatherman has a passion for soccer and Photoshop, and hopes to use more of his Photoshop skills throughout the newspaper. ...

Riley Stephenson

Riley Stephenson

By Rachel Adamson Sophomore Riley Stephenson is a writer and photographer for Griffin Rites. Stephenson joined Newspaper to statisfy her love for writiing. “I love to write. For me writing takes me to my happy place. I l...

Ciara Arena

Ciara Arena

By Savannah Moore Sophomore Ciara Arena is a writer on the Griffin Rites staff aspiring to be a professional journalist. “I’m excited to get a jumpstart on my journalism career,” Arena said. “I know this will benefi...

James Palmer

James Palmer

By Emily Noyes James Palmer, junior, is a staff writer for the Griffin Rites. Although this is his first year on staff, Palmer hopes to win awards at competition. “I want to write a story that puts me in the limelight...

Kaitlyn Minet

Kaitlyn Minet

By Marley Kennaley  Junior Kaitlyn Minet is a writer and photographer for the Griffin Rites. This is Minet’s first year on the staff. “This year I’m trying to become more involved at school,” Minet said, “I fe...

Alyssa Magrone

Alyssa Magrone

By Angela Sluder Alyssa Magrone is an arts editor, online fashion blogger, editorial cartoonist and entertainment columnist. This is her second year being on the Griffin Rites staff. Among being on staff she also uses he...

Marley Kennaley

Marley Kennaley

By Kaitlyn Minet Junior, Marley Kennaley is a cartoonist and writer. This is his second year on the Griffin Rites staff. “My goal is just for things to go the right way like getting a car, college and a job.” Kennal...

Jocelin Egeland

Jocelin Egeland

By Amy Chavarin Junior Jocelin Egeland is a writer and online entertainment columnist. This is her second year being on staff and she enjoys writing and taking pictures for the paper. She is a part of Key Club, student co...

Amy Chavarin

Amy Chavarin

By Jocelin Egeland Junior Amy Chavarin is a writer and photographer for the Griffin Rites. This is Chavarin’s first year on staff. “I’m excited for getting to write important stories, taking interviews and I love takin...

Mallery Zion

Mallery Zion

By Paige Hale Senior Mallery Zion is the Griffin Rites editorial editor and poll editor. She has been in newspaper for two years. Zion is passionate about newspaper and hopes to make journalism a career for herself. “B...

Paige Hale

Paige Hale

By Mallory Zion Griffin Rites senior, Paige Hale, is the staff video producer. With three years of broadcasting under her belt, this is her starting year in the newspaper journalism department. She is excited to bring video i...

Emily Noyes

Emily Noyes

By James Palmer Senior Emily Noyes moved from Platte County freshman year. She did not join journalism until her junior year and is now the Design editor for the Griffin Rites newspaper. “This year I really want to make our...

Rachel Adamson

Rachel Adamson

By Emily Elliott Junior Rachel Adamson has been on the Griffin Rites for two years now and is currently the Design Editor. “I think that being on staff will help affect my career choice,” Adamson said. She enjoys the layin...

Amber Murray

Amber Murray

By Abi Hutton Senior Amber Murray is the co-copy editor of the Griffin Rites and has held an editor position in the newspaper since her sophomore year. “I joined the newspaper staff because my sister was editor in chief ...

Savannah Moore

Savannah Moore

By Ciara Arena Senior Savannah Moore is a co-copy editor on the Griffin Rites and this is her third year on staff. “Newspaper has helped me meet some of the greatest friends I have,” Moore said. Her favorite thing t...

Emily Elliott

Emily Elliott

By Kati McMullen   Senior Emily Elliott is the current Editor in Chief of Griffin Rites and has been a staff member for three years. She has also been involved in Harvesters, Key Club, National Honor Society, Scholar...

error: Content is protected !!
Activate Search
Skip to toolbar