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2022-2023 Staff

Rachel Blanchard
Staff Reporter

Rachel Blanchard

Rachel Blanchard is a sophomore and a first time Staff reporter. This year, she looks forward to reporting on different sports and events and exploring different elements of journalism. Outside of school, she works part time at...

Nolan Haberstroh
Staff Reporter

Nolan Haberstroh

Nolan Haberstroh is a senior and a first year staff reporter. He was briefly involved in Esports and had a stint as a football manager, but has ended his participation in both programs. While not currently engaged in extracurricular...

Moth Payne
Staff Reporter

Moth Payne

Moth Payne is a sophomore at Francis Howell Central and a first year staff reporter this will be their first year doing so with a first year staff reporter. Their goal for publications is to make their readers smile and connect...

Matt Rupp
Staff Reporter

Matt Rupp

Matthew “Matt” Rupp is a staff reporter and a senior in his first year on the staff. He was new to FHC last year and is also in the Jazz band. Matt plays guitar and loves to make music. Matt has no idea what he wants to do...

Kailey Pallares
Staff Reporter

Kailey Pallares

Kailey Pallares is a Junior and a staff reporter for FHC Publications. It is her first year being a part of the newspaper, though she loves writing outside of school. Kailey is excited to report for the school, especially sports...

Emme Bernard
Staff Reporter

Emme Bernard

Emme Bernard is a junior in Newspaper and Yearbook. As a first year student on the staff, she is super excited to learn the ropes of journalism and design! Emme hopes to write stories of importance either in the school or communi...

Emma Schultheis
Staff Reporter

Emma Schultheis

Emma Schultheis is a current senior and this is her first year as a writer on FHC’s Publications staff. She has taken journalism and photojournalism as an online FHSD student for FHN her sophomore year. Emma is most interested i...

Ian Spencer
Staff Reporter

Ian Spencer

Ian Spencer is a senior and first time staff reporter.  He is involved in Student Council, DECA, and ARETE and is looking forward to writing about the unique lives of students and the topics that affect us. Outside of school he...

Makenzie Solis
Staff Reporter

Makenzie Solis

Makenzie Solis is a sophomore, and first time Staff reporter. She has an interest in sport writing and photography. She is a part of FHC’s volleyball team and choir. After high school she plans to be a trauma surgeon. &nbs...

Cadence Rulo
Staff Reporter

Cadence Rulo

Cadence Rulo is a senior and first time staff reporter for the 2022-2023 school year. Despite being new, Cadence is interested in writing reviews, editorials as well as the occasional exposé. After school, Cadence works with adol...

Birdie Brereton
Staff Reporter

Birdie Brereton

Birdie Brereton is a sophomore and a first year staff reporter for FHC publications. She loves to write and hopes when she shares her work with the public, she can help others while also practicing something she enjoys. She is a ...

Analiesa Hollowood
Staff Reporter

Analiesa Hollowood

Analiesa Hollowood is entering her senior year of high school this year. Whether it be in choir, theatre, Girl Scouts, HOSA, or frolicking through the Renaissance Festival, Ana can be seen doing a multitude of random hobbies a...

Anabel Gundersen
Staff Reporter

Anabel Gundersen

Anabel Gundersen is a senior and a first-year staff member. She participates in HOSA, NHS, Central Outreach, Spanish Honor Society, StuCo, and manages JV girls soccer. Outside of school she enjoys hiking, concerts, and trying ne...

Amity Ianiri
Staff Reporter

Amity Ianiri

Junior Amity Ianiri is a first time staff reporter for FHC publications.She is involved in Missouri youth and government, and is starting out with speech and debate. Amity is deeply involved in politics and absolutely loves l...

Amber Davis
Staff Reporter

Amber Davis

Amber Davis is a junior and staff reporter at FHC. She has the honor of eligibility to graduate at the end of the 2022-23 school year if she determines it would be the best choice for her future education. She does not current...

Alyssa Wittig
Staff Reporter

Alyssa Wittig

Alyssa Wittig is a senior and novice staff reporter for the 2022-23 school year. She is interested in writing book, movie, play and music reviews. She is a member of the National Art Honor society. In Alyssa’s free time, she en...

Raina Straughter
Video Editor

Raina Straughter

Raina is the Video Editor for the newspaper. This will be their second year on the publications staff. They love crocheting, reading, painting and listening to music in their free time. Their favorite artists are Lil Baby and Catie ...

Nathaniel Miller
Staff Photographer

Nathaniel Miller

Nathaniel Miller is a junior and is a first year staff photographer. He is a part of the theater and the newly formed robotics club. Outside of school he participates in playing and running his own Dungeons and Dragons game. He...

MaryGrace Cummings
Staff Photographer

MaryGrace Cummings

MaryGrace Cummings is a senior staff photographer this year at Central. She plays tennis and lacrosse and enjoys writing about sports. She is a part of DECA, Arete, and Principal’s Council. Her favorite things include: dogs,...

Isabella Totra
Staff Photographer

Isabella Totra

Isabella Totra is a senior this year, and in her second publishing class. She is a staff photographer, and is super excited to shoot sports and events. She is involved in many clubs, such as SHHS officer, theater- where she des...

Avah Pauck
Staff Photographer

Avah Pauck

Nathaniel Miller
Staff Photographer

Nathaniel Miller

Nathaniel Miller is a junior and is a first year staff photographer. He is a part of the theater and the newly formed robotics club. Outside of school he participates in playing and running his own Dungeons and Dragons game. ...

Caroline Tarleton
Staff Photographer

Caroline Tarleton

Caroline Tarleton is a senior and a first year Staff Photographer. This year she is a Drum Major for the Spartan Regiment and also apart of the National Art Honor Society and French Honor Society. This year she hopes to learn mo...

Magi Temelkova
Staff Photographer

Magi Temelkova

Magi Temelkova is a senior and first year Staff Photographer at FHC. She occasionally does theater and in her free time enjoys skating, watching movies and writing. After high school she plans on attending a university and majo...

Rocco Muich
Staff Photographer

Rocco Muich

Kyly Jacobs
Staff Photographer

Kyly Jacobs

Kyly Jacobs is a senior and first-year member of the photography staff. She looks forward to shooting photos at sporting events and creating a sense of community with her photos. In previous years, she has been a member of the ch...

Bryce Cash
Staff Photographer

Bryce Cash

Brock Slinkard
Staff Photographer

Brock Slinkard

Brock Slinkard is a senior this year at FHC and this is his first year being a part of FHC publications. He enjoys going to new places along with finding areas visually interesting for walks and hikes, one of his favorite plac...

Ava Reyes
Staff Photographer

Ava Reyes

Ava Reyes is a Sophomore and first year staff photographer. This year she wants to learn more about photography and take some cool pictures. She is involved in school through the Student Council. In her free time she enjoys han...

Andy Waliszewski
Staff Photographer

Andy Waliszewski

Andy Waliszewski is a senior staff photographer. He is Historian of the Spotlight Players, FHC’s own theatre troupe. Outside of school and theatre, he loves studying sign language, and has known it since he was eight years old...

Sarah Schmidt
Web Assignments Editor

Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt is a current senior and first year Web Assignments Editor. She is involved in multiple bands including Marching Band, A-band and Wind Ensemble. In her free time she loves to read and drive all around Cottleville wi...

Aniya Sparrow
Photo Editor-in-Chief

Aniya Sparrow

Aniya Sparrow is a senior this year at FHC and has been a part of publications for 4 years. Last year she was the Video Editor and this year she is the Photography Editor-in-Chief, and oversees all of the visuals for the publ...

Emily Sirtak
Web Editor in Chief

Emily Sirtak

Emily Sirtak is the Web Editor in Chief for the 2022-2023 publications staff. She is a senior and this will be her second  year on the staff. She loves to write opinion pieces and also pressing current issues. As someone who ...

Reilly Scobey
Assignments Editor

Reilly Scobey

Reilly Scobey is a current senior and Assignment Editor for FHC Publications. She is involved in NAHS, but is hoping to join several more clubs this year. In her free time she enjoys record collecting, reading, and hanging out ...

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