2020-21 Staff

Brooklyn Larson

Brooklyn is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in basketball. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and play basketball. Brooklyn explains the importance of telling Rocky's stories, stating, "I like hearing people's...

Campbell Kelley

Campbell is currently a junior at RIHS. She  is involved in softball and volleyball. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and play softball or volleyball, and major in elementary education. Campbell explains that she took...

Madison Keever

Madison is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in cheer and attends many school events. Her goal after Rocky is to go to BHC for two years and then transfer to a university. Madison explains that she took Journalism...

Mariyam Talybova

Mariyam is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in football and basketball cheer.  Her goal after Rocky is to get her license as an EMT and study emergency medicine in college. Mariyam explains that she took Journalism...

Ella McKinley

Ella is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in swimming and diving, cheer, and band. Her goal after Rocky is to become a surgeon. Ella explains that she took Journalism this year to meet new people, be more involved,...

Madysen Richardson

Madysen is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in softball. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and get her cosmetology license. Rachel explains that she took Journalism this year because she wanted to help make...

Olivia Bowman

Olivia is currently a junior at RIHS. She  is involved with Rocky's soccer team. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and play soccer.  Olivia  explains that she took Journalism this year because she thought it would be...

Jazmyn Miles

Jazmyn is currently a senior at RIHS. This is her first year in Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college.

Zaide Rivera

Zaide is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in football anad basketball cheerleading. Her goal after Rocky is to go to a good college. Rachel explains that she took Journalism this year because "I am interested in hearing...

Ashlynn Canfield

Ashlynn is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in tennis at the Rock. Her goal after Rocky is go to college. Ashlynn explains that she took Journalism this year because she likes English, so she thought Journalism would...

Madison Chastain

Madison is currently a junior at RIHS. She  is involved in the volleyball program and a football manager, as well as Best Buddies. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and become a social worker, and to travel a lot. Madison...

Rachel Wangler

Rachel is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in choir and the Rocky Riveters. Her goal after Rocky is to study abroad, get a nursing degree, and become a nurse practitioner. Rachel explains that she took Journalism...

Asha Doukoure

Asha is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in marching band and track. Her goal after Rocky is to go to BHC for two years and then transfer. Asha explains that she took Journalism this year because "I think it will...

Alexis Fuller

Alexis is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is in her first year of Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to go to an in state college. Alexis explains that she took Journalism this year "to write about specific topics." Alexis...

Tommy Smith

Tommy is currently a senior at RIHS. He  is involved in football and baseball. His goal after Rocky is to play football in college and maybe have a career in law enforcement. Tommy explains that he took Journalism this year because...

Phoebe Fuller

Phoebe is currently a junior at RIHS. She  is involved in orchestra, Student Council, bowling, the Rocky Riveters, and Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to attend college and train service animals as an occupation. Phoebe explains...

Soe Paw

Soe Paw is currently a junior at RIHS. She  is involved in the soccer team. Her goal after Rocky is to go Augustana College or a school in California, then become a doctor or a singer. Soe Paw explains that she took Journalism...

Raymond Anderson

Raymond is currently a senior at RIHS. He  is involved in marching band and Symphonic Band. His goal after Rocky is to go into graphic design, music performance, or start a band. Raymond explains that he took Journalism this...

Chayanna Kraus

Chayanna is currently a senior at RIHS. This is her first year in Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college. Chayanna explains that she took Journalism this year to help her become a writer.  

Heaven Myers

Heaven is currently a junior at RIHS. She is involved in the Rocky Riveters and Choir. Her goal after Rocky is to become a tattoo artist. Heaven explains that she took Journalism this year because she likes making a story into...

Kara Baumunk

Kara is currently a junior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Council, Drama Club, and choir. Her goal after Rocky is to do theatre in college, and eventually be on Broadway. Kara explains that she took Journalism this year because...

Siang Thang

Siang is currently a senior at RIHS. This is Siang's first year in Journalism. Siang's goal after Rocky is to go to college and pursue a degree in graphic design. Siang took journalism to "help with my photography career and help...

Isabella Allison

Isabella is currently a junior at RIHS. She is involved in softball and volleyball. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and play softball, and then to become an elementary teacher. Isabella explains that she took Journalism...

Mackenzie Walker-Lee

Mackenzie is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Ambassadors and cheerleading. Her goal after Rocky is to go to the University of Iowa and study physical therapy. Mackenzie explains that she took Journalism...

Keegan Carnahan

Keegan is currently a senior at RIHS. This is his first year in Journalism. His goal after Rocky is to become a writer . Keegan explains that he took Journalism this year to improve his writing skills.  He would like to tell...

Alyssa Wood

Alyssa is currently a senior at RIHS. This is her first year in Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college or enlist in the Navy. Alyssa explains that she took Journalism this year to improve. She explains the telling...

Taylor Pannell

Taylor is currently a junior at RIHS. She is involved in softball and volleyball. Her goal after Rocky is to play college softball. Taylor explains that she took Journalism this year because she "wanted to be a part of the school...

Michelle Anglese

Michelle is currently a junior at RIHS. This is her first year in Journalism. Her goal after Rocky is to get into one of her top three colleges and major in early childhood education. Michelle explains that she took Journalism...

Aubry Berry

Aubry is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Ambassadors, the book club, Rocky Riveters, and choir. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and pursue a doctorate in clinical psychology. Audrey explains that...

Nevaeh Sedlak

Nevaeh is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in choir, theatre, and the bowling team. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and pursue an English degree. Audrey explains that she took Journalism this year for fun and...

Audrey Seams

Audrey is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Ambassadors. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college and pursue a law degree. Audrey explains that she took Journalism this year because she loves to write.

Anayla Martinez

Anayla is currently a junior at RIHS. She is involved in the dance team at RIHS. Her goals after Rocky are to go to college for interior design. Anayla took Journalism this year to "try something new" and hopes to "tell people...

Cohen Crawford

Cohen is currently a junior at RIHS. He is involved in soccer and tennis. His goals after Rocky are to go to college and pursue a degree in Journalism. Cohen states, "It means a lot as it can hep me become a better writer myself...

JaRaya Carr

JaRaya is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Ambassadors, volunteering at local schools, French Club, and a second year editor. Her goal after Rocky is to become a pediatric nurse, and later on, a plastic surgeon...

Johnnie Teague

Johnnie is currently a senior at RIHS. He is involved in track and is a second year Journalism student. His goal after Rocky is to go to college and major in marketing or video/photography. Johnnie explains that he took Journalism...

Emily Bush

Emily is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in the Rocky Riveters. Her goal after Rocky is to become a RAD tech. Emily explains that she took Journalism this year because she took it during her junior year and "loved...

Sarah Stevanovic

Sarah is currently a senior at RIHS. She  is involved in marching band, bowling, choir, and the spring musical. Her goal after Rocky is to go to college to pursue a career in special education. Sarah explains that she took Journalism...

Alyssa Groothaert

Alyssa is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in Student Council, soccer, and is a second year Editor for the yearbook. Her goal after Rocky is to become a surgical nurse. Alysa explains that she took Journalism this year...

Jusele Irambona

Jusele is currently a senior at RIHS. She is involved in cheerleading, Student Council, and the Rocky Riveters. Jusele is also a returning Editor in the Journalism program. Jusele explains that she took Journalism this year because...

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