Junior Christopher Hatch is in his first year of The Comet and will serve as the editor of the Sports section. His hobbies include computer gaming, running and track. His goal of this year is to make graphics in The Comet amazing.
Senior Destiny Beal is entering her second year at The Comet. Her passion in newspaper is videography. Besides being a part of The Comet, Beal is also involved in FCCLA, NHS and she is also a Crew Leader. Some of her hobbies include dancing, watching movies and shopping. Beal returns in hopes of improving the videos she makes for The Comet’s website.
Senior Devon Tinsley is a fourth year staff member of The Comet. Tinsley has served as a page editor for the past two years. He has qualified for state journalism in multiple events, placing third in advertising. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends. Tinsley is also an active member of the debate team.
Ready to learn all about the different fields of newspaper, junior Gage Leedy is entering his first year of The Comet. Leedy spends much of his free time focusing on becoming better at football and wrestling. Last year he went to nationals for wrestling and hopes to be just as successful this season.
Senior Emily Eagle is a third year member of the newspaper. A couple roles she plays in newspaper include photography editor and reporter/photographer. Eagle has placed in photography at regionals for the past two years and hopes to do the same this year. She plans to go into photography in college.
Senior Kaleigh Ledlum, the editor for the A&E page, is a three-year member of the newspaper staff. She has been participating in cheer for four years now. Beyond her school life, Ledlum is a die-hard movie fanatic. She has watched “21 Jump Street” 72 times and also enjoys watching “Roman Holiday” and “Juno”.
Senior Mercedes Ansell is the Featured Page editor and a graphic designer for the 2016-2017 Comet staff. This is her second year on the Staff. Her other involvements include being an officer for Student Government, TSA and KFEA. She is an honors student, a member of Blue Crew, Green Team, Yearbook and Advanced Art.
Sophomore Kennah Ludlum is in her second year at The Comet as a reporter and photographer. Ludlum’s goal for newspaper this year is to add more input into ideas and stories. In addition to newspaper, Kennah is involved with Blue Crew. During her free time Kennah enjoys babysitting, hanging out with her friends and watching movies.
Junior Kaitlyn Newton is in her second year of newspaper and is the Advertising Manager. Newton swims on our local swim team, plays basketball and likes to go shopping. She is very active in clubs such as KFEA, Stugo, FLC, FCCLA, Blue Crew and Crew leaders.