About

Editor-In-Chiefs and Advisor

IMG_9669.JPGMs. Milne, Advisor

Ms. Milne is a graduate of VCU and GWU. She likes to travel, read, watch Broadway shows and play with her cats Hamlet, Tiger Lilly, and Pom-Pom.

IMG_9677.JPGMalia Rosburg, Editor-in-Chief of Layout

Malia is currently a senior and is excited to be an editor-in-chief this year! She hopes to provide as much guidance she can to the new staffers. In her spare time, Malia enjoys listening to Hall and Oates and Tom Rosenthal. After high school she hopes to go to college in California to major in film.

IMG_9668.JPGTaylor Carr, Editor-in-Chief

Taylor is currently a senior and is really excited to take on the role of editor-in-chief! She is plans on attending Liberty University for something in science. Taylor is a member of the Girls Varsity soccer team and of the quill in scroll honor society. In her free time, Taylor enjoys going to the beach and eating at new restaurants.

Editors

IMG_9680.JPGMargie Dillman, Sports Editor

Margie is a senior and hopes to attend UVA for college. She wants to major in something centered around Human Biology, and go on to work with either the Peace Corps or Doctors without Borders. Margie is an active member of several honor societies and clubs, mainly revolving around volunteering.

IMG_9679.JPGHope Matthews, Student News Editor

Hope is a senior and this is her second year in Newspaper. She is excited to be an editor this year and is looking forward to getting to know the new newspaper staff this year. Outside of Newspaper, Hope partakes in several activities. Most of them concerning dance, acting, singing, NHS, Beta Club, Student Ambassadors and Thespian Society. After high school, Hope plans to go to college as an acting major.

IMG_9666.JPGLauren Blanks, Entertainment Editor

Lauren is a senior and this is her first year as a Newspaper Editor! Lauren is looking forward to getting to know Ms. Milne and her fellow staffers. Her hobbies include napping, reading, and jamming out to Broadway cast albums in her car. Outside of Newspaper, Lauren participates in cross country and track, as well as a variety of clubs and honor societies.

Staff Writers

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Julianna Diaz is a senior. She enjoys art and her hobbies include writing and illustrating. After college, she plans on pursuing a career in forensic psychology.

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Emily Perdue is a sophomore. Emily was born in Vietnam and was later brought to the U.S. after being adopted. Emily plans on becoming a photographer when she is older.

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Bella Klekar is a sophomore. She is president of her class and is also secretary of Key Club. She is on Varsity Field Hockey and Varsity Soccer. She hopes to attend Virginia Tech to study reporting or to study to become a Physician’s Assistant in Neurosurgery. She plans to travel the world because she has lived in the same place her whole life.

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Hita Abedin is a senior. She has always lived in Yorktown, but she enjoys traveling. She likes to sleep in, eat good food, paint, and listen to funky music. She aspires to be either a Clinical Psychologist or a Creative Director.

Morgan Zimmermann is a senior this year. When she is not working, she likes to read, hang out with her friends, and sleep. She is not involved in anything at school besides Newspaper, but she is very excited for all the potential this year holds!

Gabby Levy is a senior. As a military child, she has lived in many places including Germany and Hawai’i. She is a NHSS member and volunteers at the Y during the summer. After high school, she plans to attend VCU and study veterinary medicine.

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William Bertoline is a junior. He loves drag and likes to listen to music. His favorite artists are Lana Del Rey and Tinashe. His favorite food is Chicken Pad Thai. He wants to go to Virginia Tech to be a lawyer or he wants to be a drag queen.

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IMG_9672.JPGJackson Pettitt is a senior, and this is his second year in Newspaper. He is very passionate about music and seeks to pursue a career in the music industry. VCU is where he hopes to further his education after graduation, and he loves spending time with his friends and family.