2017-2018 Staff

Shelby Wilson

staff reporter

I’m thankful for my family and friends because they’re always there for me when I need them. I’m always thankful for my mom and dad cause me mom cooks for me and helps me when I need her. My dad does everything for me no...

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Nicolas Dziewit

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Nicolas Dziewit and this is my personal view of Halloween   In my opinion Halloween is my favorite holiday It's just so fun there is so much to do scare people, get candy, and just mess around. I pers...

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Faith Smith

Staff Reporter

My name is Faith Nevaeh Smith. My family calls me Nevaeh. I love to draw, sing, hang out with my friends. My favorite subject is math. This year I’m in art and journalism. My favorite part about journalism is that I can talk w...

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Shelby Wilson

Staff Repoter

  My favorite Halloween memory was in 2015. Me and my cousins went to go trick-or-treating with my mom and aunts. We were having a great time until we saw a clown.. The clown was super scary, he had crazy makeup and was dra...

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Matthew Willis

Copy Editor

Personal View: Dobie’s Halloween Review Halloween happened just yesterday and although it rained a lot of people still got a great haul! A poll taken by a group of Dobie students have taken a poll to confirm Dobie’s top ...

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Norah McGee

Dobie News Club Reporter

My name is Norah McGee. I am a member of Dobie News Club. I joined the News Club when a couple of friends and I  went looking for a writing club. There was no writing club, but there was a News Club so I decided to join. I absolutely...

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Olivia McBride

Staff Reporter

My name is Olivia McBride. I'm a 8th grader at Dobie Jr High. My favorite kind of music is country, and I love talking to my friends. I enjoy journalism/yearbook because I've always enjoyed writing and I feel like this class...

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Emily Maldonado

Dobie News Club Reporter

My name is Emily Maldonado. I am a member of Dobie News Club. I joined the News Club because I love writing and want to go into creative writing in high school. My favorite season of the year is fall because the weather is just...

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Morgan Gardner

Dobie News Club Reporter

My name is Morgan Gardner. I am a member of Dobie News Club. I joined News Club because I wanted to try something new. I also joined because I hope to gain more writing experience. I have only been at Dobie this year ( I was home...

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Kates Brewster

Dobie News Club Reporter

My name is Kates Brewster. I am a member of Dobie NEWS Club because I love to write. I wanted to be in journalism and choir at the same time. Since none of my family knows how to sing, I went to choir. My friends told me about...

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Kenedi Johnson

Staff Reporter

My name Kenedi Johnson. My friends call me Ken. I enjoy staying at home, being on social media, and watching Netflix. I love dogs. I took journalism because I really like to take pictures. My hobbies are eating and sleeping. &nb...

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Sophia Huskanovic

Staff Reporter

My name is Sophia Huskanovic. I enjoy reading, poetry, and reading quotes. I do not like being ordinary, but I also never try to stand out. I love art, social studies, and journalism. I’m really looking forward to using a camera...

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Aubrie Kline

Staff Reporter

 My name is Aubrianna Kline. Most people call me Aubrie. I enjoy dance, swimming, and jogging. This is my fifth year dancing and I plan to do it up until 18. Journalism is my favorite class because you can write about different t...

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Malaki Rivera

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Sadoc Malaki Rivera or you can call me Malaki. I'm a gumaholic and a gamer.  love to have fun. I love journalism.

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Alisza Gonzalez

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Alisza Gonzalez. I am Dobie journalist. I am 14 and I play soccer outside of school. I'm very open minded and accept all. I feel that journalism is a great elective and I really enjoy interviewing I think everyone i...

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Kya Logan

Staff Reporter

My name is Kya Logan and I enjoy drawing and watching TV. This year I’m taking journalism and art. I think you should join art because It’s really fun. I also love animals and the beach. ...

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MIchaela Martinez

Staff Reporter

Hi my name  is Michaela Martinez. I am  13 years old and go to Dobie Jr. High. I love to draw and cook at home. I also love to tumble and go swimming. My favorite TV show is NCIS. My favorite song is Bad Blood and I don't h...

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Isabella Hunter

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Isabella Hunter. I have five siblings. I love to paint my nails and watch YouTube. This year, my electives are Spanish, Art, and Journalism. This year in journalism, I’m looking forward to becoming a better writer....

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Gillian Graver

Staff Reporter

Hello! My name is Gillian Graver. I love swimming, photography, astrology, space, and mythical creatures! Some people say that I am very gifted because of my creative imagination, and I love that! I adore the subjects choir, sci...

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Chloe Ramsey

Staff Reporter

Hello! My name is Chloe Ramsey. I love Art, Anime and K-pop. This year I’m taking Orchestra, Art, and Journalism. My hobbies are Drawing, Reading and Cosplaying. You should really join Journalism because you get to learn all ki...

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Kenzie Hudson

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Kenzie Hudson. I am a very funny person and I love making my friends laugh. What I like to do in my free time is watching TV, eating, and running. I like journalism because I like taking pictures because they la...

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Myla Huston

Staff reporter

My name is Myla Huston I am in the 8th grade at Dobie Jr. High School. This year I am in journalism class. My favorite part about journalism class is doing work. I have the most fun when I have free time. My favorite food is cheese...

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Elena Flessas

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Elena Flessas. I enjoy photography and swimming. This year I am taking Orchestra, Athletics, and Journalism. I think you should join Journalism because it’s extremely fun, you get to learn about photography, you...

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Reese Evans

Staff reporter

Hello! My name is Reese Evans. I enjoy socializing and watching wrestling. As for my electives I am currently taking Spanish 1, Theatre Arts, and Journalism 1. I enjoy journalism since it’s easy going and you have an opportun...

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Lauren Gray

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Lauren Gray. I enjoy sleeping, hanging out with my friends, and going to the river. I’m in eighth grade and my favorite classes are social studies and Spanish. I like journalism because we get to take pictures...

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Christian Easton

Staff reporter

My name is Christian Easton. I enjoy sports (soccer mostly), reading, and playing on my Xbox. For my electives I chose Art 1, Spanish 1 Pre-ap, and Journalism. I enjoy Journalism because I like writing articles and seeing my work...

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Trevon Parker

Staff Reporter

My name is Trevon Parker. I like to play basketball and hangout with my friends. I played for the school on A team for basketball. This year I am taking journalism because last year it seemed fun to do. The only thing I do outs...

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Shelby Wilson

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Shelby Wilson. I enjoy playing volleyball and spending time with family and friends. This year at Dobie I am doing art, volleyball and journalism because I think art will be fun and easy. I took volleyball because...

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Jacob Coppage

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Jacob Coppage. I like to play sports and hang out with my friends. I also like to watch movies. I really don’t have a favorite movie but I have a list of the ones I love. I’m not really a big fan of school but my...

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Alyson Rios

Staff Reporter

Haii my name is Alyson Rios. I enjoy listening to music and hanging out  with friends, especially going to Starbucks :D My favorite thing to do is write and sketch. Journalism is my lifeeeeee! I love the class so much <3 ...

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Elena Reamsnyder

Staff Reporter

My name is Elena Reamsnyder. I enjoy tumbling, horseback riding and journalism. This year I am taking Spanish, algebra and journalism. I really enjoy journalism because I love to take pictures and I like to talk to people. My ho...

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Nevaeh Riojas

Staff Reporter

My name is Nevaeh Riojas, I enjoy reading, drawing and a bit of dancing. This is my first year at Dobie. I am excited for the rest of the year and all that will happen. I joined journalism so that I could learn how to be a little...

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Madison Martinez

Staff Reporter

My name is Madison Martinez, but I like to go by Madi. I enjoy participating in sports, journalism, making friends, and going to Steele football games. This year I’m taking journalism, woodshop, and athletics. My hobbies are p...

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Matthew Willis

Staff Reporter

My name is Matthew Willis. I enjoy running, video games, and reading. I am half English and half American; I have lived in London for the past four years. My favorite food is pasta and my favorite drink is milk. This year I’m taking theatre, tech ...

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Leah Biache

Staff reporter

My name is Leah Biache. My last is pronounced (BEE-AH-SHAY), because it’s french. I am in band , journalism, and volleyball.I also made it into NJHS. I enjoy band, because of the cool sounds we make, I enjoy Journalism, because...

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Maya Zola

Staff Reporter

My name is Maya Zola. I’m an eighth grader this year. I’m in Spanish, band and journalism. I’ve been in band since 5th grade. I’ve wanted to take a Spanish class for a while now. Journalism seemed fun, so i joined the cla...

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Bryan Gutierrez

Staff Reporter

My name is Bryan Gutierrez. I enjoy soccer, my phone, and running. This year in 7th grade I am taking Pre-AP LA and journalism. I signed up for journalism because I like interviewing people and taking pictures.  ...

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Zaryah Wray

Staff reporter

Hi my name is Zaryah Wray. I enjoy messing around and hanging out with my friends. I also enjoy volleyball. I actually made the Dobie Volleyball Team. This year my electives are Theater , Journalism, and Athletics. I’m excited to...

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Jason Dobbins

Staff reporter

Hello, my name is Jason Dobbins. I enjoy playing video games, reading, theatre, tennis, and journalism. This year I am taking tennis, theatre, and journalism. I think you should take journalism because it is an essential part...

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Carina Ethier

Staff Reporter

Hello, my name is Carina Ethier. I love to sing, dance, and color. My electives are Theater, Journalism, and Choir. I joined Journalism because I like to write and interviewing people is fun. I also like to take photos in Journalism....

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Kaydence Hicks

Staff Reporter

My name is Kaydence Hicks. I am currently in 8th grade and my birthday is on September 20th. I enjoy sleeping, talking to my friends, taking pictures, and playing video games. My hobbies included volunteering at different place...

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Adaiah Martinez

Staff reporter

Hi my name is Adaiah Martinez. I enjoy singing, running, and cheerleading. The classes I take are choir, orchestra, journalism, and I plan on trying out for track. I would recommend that if you like to write and or take pictu...

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Grace Soto

Staff Reporter

My name is Grace Soto. I am in the 7th grade at Dobie Jr. High School this year.  I am in journalism class. my favorite part about journalism class is asking questions. I have the most fun when I work in a group. My favorite...

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Wesley Mann

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Wesley Mann. I enjoy working with metal and hanging out with friends and playing football. I’m excited about journalism because everyone made it seem so fun. My hobbies are knife throwing and playing basketball...

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Taryn Cooper

Staff Reporter

Hi my name Taryn Cooper. I enjoy singing, acting, dancing, playing piano, writing and reading. This year I’m taking choir, theatre arts and journalism. I enjoy journalism because I like to write. I love Shawn Mendes and my hobb...

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Alicia Orage

Staff Reporter

Hello my name is Alicia Orage. I enjoy eating, hanging out with my best friends and sleeping. This year my electives are Spanish, Journalism, and Athletics.  I enjoy Journalism the most because you get to check out cameras an...

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Kamryn Lovett

Staff Reporter

My name is Kamryn Lovett. I love to dance, sing, act, and be with my friends and family! At school I take choir, theater, and journalism. Journalism is so much fun! We write articles and take lots of photos. My hobbies are shopping,...

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Jacob Shannon

Staff Reporter

My name is Jacob Shannon. I revel in watching WWI and Korean War documentaries, I Funny, and hanging out with my friends.  My eighth grade electives are theatre, journalism, and band. I love all my electives and encourage all ...

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Autumn Yoder

Staff reporter

Hey! I’m Autumn Yoder from 8th grade. Nice to meet you, even though it’s through a screen. I’m in love with drawing, writing, choir, and journalism. I’m new to journalism but I love meeting new people and learning more ab...

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Seraphim Wright

Staff reporter

My name is Seraphim Wright. I am in involved in theater, journalism, and choir. I am President of the theater troupe here at Dobie. I am going to try to make theater more fun at Dobie this year with meetings and parties. I have...

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Aaliyah Scafe

Staff Reporter

My name is Aaliyah Scafe. I enjoy hanging out with friends, and going out with my family. This is my second year at J. Frank Dobie Junior High School. This year I am taking art and journalism. I am looking forward to working on...

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Leilani Barajas

Staff reporter

My name is Leilani Barajas. I am in Art Club, Gamers Club, and Library Club. The electives classes I have this year are art, Spanish, and journalism. My favorite music artists are Imagine Dragons, TØP, Melanie Martinez, P!ATD,...

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Milana Herrera

Staff Reporter

Hi I’m Milana. I’m in the 8th grade, I play volleyball for school and for a club team TCVA. (Tri-county volleyball association). I enjoy taking pictures and writing about them and that’s the reason I’m in journalism. ...

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Jayden Lark

Staff Editor

Hi, my name is Jayden Cheyenne Lark. I am in in 8th grade. My favorite subject is history. I like yearbook because like to help create the yearbook. I have two siblings that are both younger than me.

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Darien Thomas

Staff Reporter

Hello, my name is Darien Thomas. I enjoy playing video games and hanging out with my group of friends. This year at Dobie I’ve decided to take journalism and tech apps and almost all Pre-ap classes. I took interest into journalism...

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Madison Cook

Staff editor

Hi my name is Madison Cook. I'm in 8th grade. My hobbies are watching criminal minds and doing nothing all day cause my life is pretty boring. I seriously don't do anything. My favorite subject is definitely science because I...

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Jamari Farmer

Staff Reporter

My name is Jamari Farmer. I enjoy football and basketball. This school year I am taking journalism and all pre-ap classes except math. The reason I joined journalism is because you get to be in yearbook and sometimes you get free...

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Camille Jackson

Staff reporter

  My name is Camille Jackson; some of my friends call me Cam. I enjoy watching Youtube (mainly Youtubers like: Sam Golbach, Colby Brock, Elton Castee, Corey Scherer and Markiplier). I love reading, drawing and listening ...

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Ashlynn Gaskin

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Ashlynn Gaskin. A lot of my friends call me snow or what one of my friends call me is twin. My favorite color is purple and I enjoy watching YouTube, drawing, gaming, listening to music and watching anime. My favori...

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Ashleigh Garcia

Journalist

My name is Ashleigh Garcia. I am a 8th grader at Dobie. This year I am taking journalism, art, and theatre. I joined journalism because I love writing stories. I wrote my own book in the fourth grade called The Hundred Doors....

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Asedeya Pagan

Staff Reporter

My name is Asedeya Pagan, and I am in the 8th grade. Journalism 1 is so fun because we get to interview people and take pictures for the yearbook. I also have the best teacher ever, Mrs. P.J. I like to watch TV in my free tim...

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Evan Bylsma

Staff reporter

My name is Evan Bylsma. I enjoy playing sports, basketball and football in general. This year I am taking journalism, Spanish and wood shop. I definitely recommend wood shop, because the teacher is really funny. My hobbies are...

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Rebekah Lorenzana

Staff Reporter

My name is Rebekah Lorenzana. I love to text my friends back at home and take pictures with my camera during my free time. Sometimes I’d write little things from to time so this year in journalism I look forward to all the writi...

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Yvea Minor-Smith

Staff Reporter

My name Yvea Minor-Smith. I enjoy dance,watching YouTube videos and listening to my favorite artist Shawn Mendes. When I talk I give a very detailed story which is good and bad. I think I'm going to enjoy journalism this year,...

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Bre Johnson

Staff Reporter

My name is Bre Johnson. I enjoy cheering and lip gloss shopping. This year I’m in Pre-Ap Spanish 1 and Journalism. Journalism is a fun class to be in because you can you learn how to become a reporter and also work on how t...

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Mona Casas

Staff Reporter

Hi, my first name is Mona-Rae. Most people call me Mona. My favorite things to do during my free time are hanging out with friends and talking which most of y’all know. I’m a people person, and this year I’m looking for...

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Ethan Adams

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Ethan Adams. I like to play on my Xbox and watch anime and go outside with my friends. Occasionally I will spend the night at one of my friends house.  My electives are tech apps, wood shop and journalism. Journ...

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Renee Jessen

Staff reporter

Kon’nichiwa, my name is Renee Jessen. I enjoy reading manga, watching anime, and to hang out with my friends. This year I am in art 01, journalism 01, and honor band. My hobbies are trying new things and just having fun. I hate...

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David Staton

Staff Reporter

My name is David Staton. I enjoy cheering, running, and making my friends laugh. This year I am taking cheer, journalism, and art. Journalism is really fun and you get to learn new things. My hobbies are tumbling and hanging out wi...

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Leilah Gomez

Staff reporter

Hi, my name is Leilah Gomez. I enjoy going to the beach, photography, and watching Netflix. This year I am taking journalism, theatre arts, and athletics. I encourage you to take journalism because it’s really fun and you get t...

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Jin Seo

Staff reporter

My  name is Jin Seo. I enjoy to play clarinet in the band and I like to hang out with my friends. This year I am taking band and journalism. I think you should join journalism because Mrs. P.J is a very cool teacher. My hobbies...

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Ti'Miah Jackson-Allen

Staff reporter

My name is Ti’Miah Jackson-Allen. I enjoy playing basketball, volleyball and soccer along with hanging with my friends. I’m glad that I took journalism this year because I plan on starting a Youtube channel and doing photo...

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Kayla Looney

Staff Reporter

My name is Kayla Looney. I enjoy cooking, basketball, and having fun with all my friends. Some of my favorite things are Batman, llamas, flamingos, unicorns, and food. I joined journalism because I love writing. Some of my hobb...

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Paige Freund

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Paige Freund. I enjoy soccer, tennis, and hanging out with my friends. This year I am taking journalism. I think you should join journalism if you like writing and talking because you’re going to have to talk ...

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Ayana Freeman

Staff Reporter

My name is Ayana Freeman. I enjoy reading, drawing, and doing volleyball. This year I’m doing journalism and it’s an amazing class. My hobbies are sleeping, and taking photos. I want to learn how to draw people and paint. I...

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Kalea Wright

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Kalea Wright. I enjoy drawing, singing, and seeing my friends.What I’m looking forward this year is helping out with yearbook and drawing my best. My hobbies are drawing and playing volleyball.I think students...

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Madilyn Morris

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Madilyn Morris. I love soccer, tennis. For the year I'm taking journalism and all Pre-AP classes. I think journalism is fun and everyone should try once in their lifetime. My favorite things to do when I don't have ...

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Jayden Parkhurst

Staff Reporter

My name is Jayden Parkhurst and I am an 8th grader here at Dobie Jr High. I enjoy playing softball and spending time with friends. I play for the RBI Rattlers and am a catcher and also a third baseman. This year I am taking theater, ...

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Daniella Tcheukado

Staff Reporter

My name is Daniella Tcheukado I am 13 years old and I attend Dobie Junior High School as an eighth grader. I enjoy playing sports, being active, hanging out with friends, and being active. I am bilingual and I have seven siblings....

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Arianna Baldwin

Staff Reporter

My name is Arianna Baldwin. I am 13 and I enjoy sleeping and hanging out with friends. This year I have set goals for myself to keep all of my grades up and to stay out of trouble. In addition to my core classes, I take Spanish...

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Darian Lester

Staff reporter

My name is Darian Lester. I love to draw, read, and write. This year I am taking Spanish, journalism, and choir. I really enjoy journalism because I get to write fun stories, and learn many things. I think more people should take...

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Kennedy Freeman

Staff Reporter

My name is Kennedy Freeman. I like to play volleyball in my free time. I like my elective classes which are Athletics, Spanish, and Journalism. Journalism is amazing and fun; Mrs. P.J. is very funny and kind.  I watch a lot of Gr...

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Vaun Natalroman

Staff Reporter

My Name is Vaun Natalroman. I enjoy football , journalism, and being with my friends. This year I'm taking Orchestra, football and Journalism. Journalism is a very fun and good elective. I think you should join, especially if ...

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Anayah Butler

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Anayah Butler and I'm very nice and friendly. The electives I'm taking are band, art and journalism. The reason why you should join journalism is because we get to take photos, write and a bunch of other fun things...

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Melayna Dunbar

Staff Reporter

My name is Melayna Dunbar. I like to draw, dance and do photography. This year my electives are Art, Journalism and Athletics. Journalism is a very fun and interesting class and it can help you to also be more outgoing and mo...

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Arianna Mckenzie Brumbaugh

Staff Reporter

My name is Arianna Mckenzie Brumbaugh. I enjoy hanging out with my friends and sleeping. My favorite subjects are Choir and Journalism. I love watching movies, playing games , and I love shopping for anything.  My favorite sport...

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Reese Christenson

Staff Reporter

My name is Reese Christenson. I play volleyball and I like to hang out with my friends. My favorite subject is math. I like journalism because I love to write, and I want to get better in photography. I like to be in theater plays b...

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Aidiana Hernandez

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Aidiana Hernandez. I am in the 8th grade and I am 13 years old.  I enjoy dancing, modeling and hanging out with friends. My hobbies are dancing and taking pictures. This year I am taking theatre, journalism and ...

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Leah Parker

Staff Reporter

Hey my name is Leah. I am socially awkward.  I am a dancer and I practice 17 hours a week. What I like to do on a regular basis is sleep, eat, and dance. I take Spanish and journalism. This year in Journalism I am looking forw...

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Tion Morton

Staff Reporter

My name is Tion Morton. I am in the 7th grade at Dobie Jr. High School. This year I am in journalism class. My favorite part about journalism class is writing stories. I have the most fun when I dance to my favorite music, Hip...

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Briahna Owen

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Briahna Owen. Most of my friends call me Bri. I enjoy playing sports, taking photos, and hanging out with my friends. This year I am looking forward to playing sports, journalism, and meeting new friends.  ...

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Karys Marcum

Staff Reporter

My name is Karys Marcum. I enjoy volleyball, football, and hanging out with friends. This year I am playing volleyball all year round. When I’m outside of school I like going to the pool and playing volleyball with my teammates. J...

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Brea Mars

Staff Reporter

My name is Brea Mars and I have an obsession with writing stories. I love writing about dragons and other mythical things. I am currently working on a story based on two OC’s (original characters) named Billion and Nemesis. Usua...

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Max Belbin

Staff Reporter

Hello, my name is Maximillan, but you can call me Max. I love reading, writing, sketching and listening to music. This year my electives are journalism and theatre. I think you should take journalism because it gives you a way to e...

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Alivia Cooper

Staff Reporter

Hi! My name is Alivia Cooper. I enjoy reading, writing, drawing, and hanging with my friends. I love journalism because we interview people and take pictures! My grandma was a journalist until she retired. I am not a sports perso...

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Alexia Moreland

Staff Reporter

  My Name is Alexia Moreland, but everyone calls me Lexi. I am an 8th grader at Dobie Junior High. I am enjoying taking journalism for my first time this year. It has been a great time for me so far and I love taking pic...

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Paris Brooks

Staff Reporter

Hello, my name is Paris Brooks and I am in the 8th grade.  One thing that I love to do is listen to music.  This year at Dobie Junior High, I am taking pre-ap Spanish 1, Tech Apps, and Journalism.  Although I have been on the y...

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Cierrah Utsey

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Cierrah Utsey. I enjoy eating, writing, and going on social media. This year I’m taking technology, journalism, and a career preparation class. I think you should join journalism because it’s tons of fun and ...

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Kaiden Tompkins

Staff Reporter

Hi, my name is Kaiden Tompkins. I like playing football and basketball. In my spare time my hobbies include : video games, playing outside,  going out with my family and reading.   This year for my electives I'm taking Tech A...

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Gelyan Santiago

Staff Reporter

My name is Gelyan Santiago. My nickname is Gely. I’m fully Puerto Rican. I enjoy dancing, learning, hanging out with my friends and taking pictures. This year I'm in journalism and so far it has been lots of fun. My favorite h...

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Tianni Carson

Staff Reporter

My name is Tianni Carson, and I am a military brat. I’ve lived in several different places in my lifetime. In my free time I love to watch Netflix, go on to social media and play volleyball. This year I made my first ever schoo...

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Sarah Guidry

Staff reporter

My name is Sarah Guidry. I like doing makeup, swimming, shopping, and hanging with friends. I am taking theatre arts , journalism , and athletics. I like journalism because I get to express myself  through writing . You should ...

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Kristina Eisermann

Staff Reporter

Hello my name is Kristina Eisermann, but I prefer Krissy. I am in the 8th grade and I am 13 years old. To tell you a little more about me, my favorite color is yellow, my favorite food is bread, I play volleyball, my middle na...

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Isaiah Ellis

Staff Reporter

Hello my name is Isaiah Ellis. I enjoy playing football, sleeping, and hanging out with my friends. This year I am taking Spanish, athletics, and journalism. I think you should join journalism because there are fun things to do ...

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Arisza Gonzalez

Staff Reporter

Hi my names Arisza Gonzalez. I like to draw, sing and play piano. This year I’m taking journalism, theater and choir. I love journalism because you can express yourself and help others come out of their shells. I think you...

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Kaitlyn Baker

Staff reporter

Hello my name is Kaitlyn Baker. I enjoy reading and writing. I also enjoy running cross country. My favorite thing about journalism is all the writing we get to do. My favorite football team is the Dallas Cowboys. My favorite...

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Jocelynn Klein

Staff Reporter

My name is Jocelynn Klein and I am 12 years young. I love to paint and do photography, as a matter of fact, I collect vintage photos. I have around 130, they range from around the 1930s to early 2000s. I also love vintage ...

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Luke Hill

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Luke Hill. I enjoy reading,taking pictures and video games. This year I took art, journalism and tech apps. I believe you would like journalism cause you get to know people and you can take pictures can be fun....

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Keiahna Tucker

Staff Reporter

Hey my name is Keiahna Tucker. This year I’m taking journalism and athletics. Journalism is my favorite class because I like taking pictures and I like writing stories. Some of my hobbies include drawing, watching Netflix, and ...

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Erynn Sanders

Staff Reporter

My name is Erynn Sanders. I enjoy playing with my dog, hanging out with friends and listening to music. This year, for my electives, I’m taking athletics, theater and journalism. I’m really looking forward to being in journalism...

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Sophia Garza

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Sophia Garza. My friends call me Sophie. I’m 13 years old and an 8th grader at Dobie. I enjoy playing soccer, and hanging out with my friends. This year I’m taking Spanish 1, theater arts, and journalism. Journalis...

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Faith Runyon

Staff Reporter

Hey! I’m Faith Runyon. I enjoy listening to different varieties of music. I also like playing softball and skating. I think you should join journalism because it lets you creatively express yourself through writing and sharing you...

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Trinity Townsend

Staff Reporter

Hello, my name Trinity Townsend I am a seventh grade student taking journalism. I have an obsession with grilled cheese and Ramen Noodles. I like to spend time with my little brother depending on the activity. I like writing an...

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Sandra Escobar

Staff reporter

Hi my name is Sandra Escobar. This year I’m taking Pre AP science and social studies. I like reading, mostly manga though, and drawing. The sport I play is tennis, although I don’t play competitive. My favorite singer is AmaLee. I...

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Gavin Wakeman

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Gavin Wakeman. I enjoy playing basketball, watching Hulu and Netflix, playing video games.  My favorite video game is 2k18. I like being on my phone. The reason I joined journalism is because it looked like a lot...

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Kobe Gonzalez

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Kobe Gonzalez. I am a student athlete. I play football, basketball and baseball. This year I’m playing football and basketball for Dobie but I play baseball for a select team. I take woodshop, athletics, and j...

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Davis Donicht

Staff reporter

My name is Davis Donicht I am in the eighth grade. I joined journalism because photography has always been an interest of mine. I love to play video games and hang with my friends mainly at the same time. I absolutely love to...

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Keiahna Tucker

Staff Reporter

Hey my name is Keiahna Tucker. This year I’m taking journalism and athletics. Journalism is my favorite class. Journalism is my favorite class because I like taking pictures, and I like writing stories. Some of my hobbies inc...

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Blake Thompson

Staff reporter

My name is Blake Thompson. I like to play my PS4 or practice football. My goals this year are just get past school. I really want to get to Steele High School on a good start, not a bad one. You should join journalism b...

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Jenna Baglio

Staff reporter

Hi, my name is Jenna Baglio and I’m a seventh grader at Dobie. My favorite activities are gymnastics and tumbling. I also enjoy soccer. When I’m bored(AKA always)I like watching Youtube and eating Rice Crispy Treats. My...

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Kylie Pavlovsky

Staff Reporter

Hello my name is Kylie Pavlovsky and I'm a journalist at Dobie. I am 12 years old and I love to write books. I have published a book before and I'm working on another. I love journalism so much and can't wait for the rest of the...

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JaChona Owen

Journalist

Hello my name is JaChona Owen. A lot of my friends call me Chona. My hobbies are Basketball, Beach Volleyball, skating, sleeping, and eating. I play volleyball for Dobie. I didn’t expect to make the volleyball team. I like to ...

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Ariana Rojas

Staff Reporter

Hello my name is Ariana Rojas, but some of my friends call me Ari. My favorite subjects happen to be history and math. My electives are Spanish, Journalism, and band. My biggest pet peeves are when people take my stuff without aski...

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Kristen Howard

Staff Reporter

Hey my name is Kristen Howard. I enjoy hanging out with my friends, eating, sleeping, and watching movies/TV shows. One of my favorite musicians is Jimi Hendrix, and one of my favorite bands is The Rolling Stones. A favorite show...

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Jordyn Pollard

Staff reporter

My name is Jordyn Pollard and I’m in 8th grade. I enjoy playing basketball, running track, and hanging out with my friends. What I’m looking forward to in journalism is taking pictures. This year I’m taking journalism, S...

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Isabella Hunter

staff reporter

Hi, my name is Isabella Hunter. I have five siblings. I love to paint my nails and watch YouTube. This year, my electives are Spanish, Art, and Journalism. This year in journalism, I’m looking forward to becoming a better writer....

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Angel Pham

Staff Reporter

 Hi! My name is Angel Pham. I love photography. From my point of view, photography art and it shows so much emotion and a simple way to capture moments. I took journalism because I wanted to be a good writer for language arts...

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Julia Escobedo

Staff Reporter

 My name is Julia Escobedo. I enjoy hanging out with my friends, watching movies, and going places. This year I am taking theater, journalism, and choir. I joined journalism because I like taking pictures and want to get better...

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Khalil Mayweather

Staff Reporter

 Hi, my name is Khalil Mayweather. I like to play basketball, take pictures, and play video games. This year I am taking Spanish and journalism. I like journalism because I get to practice my writing skills for high school and coll...

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Emma Parker

Staff Reporter

 What’s up? My name is Emma Parker and I’m an 8th grader at Dobie Junior High. My favorite thing to do is listen to music and hang with friends. My favorite band is called the Gorillaz. I love old antiques and going to museu...

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Madelyn Cordova

Staff Reporter

 My  name is Madelyn Cordova and I am in 3rd period in journalism. I love to hang out with friends at the park, We always go to the pond and hang out. I made the volleyball team. My team, B team , won the first two games. Voll...

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Salvador Ramos

Staff Reporter

 My name is Salvador Ramos. I enjoy sleeping in and watching TV. I love playing soccer. I don’t like when someone tells you that they are better than you. I like being called Angel because it is my middle name and everyone ...

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Desiree Villanueva

Staff-reporter

 My name is Desiree Villanueva. I really love sports, attending sports at school, being outside, and hanging out with my friends. This year in 8th grade, I’m taking journalism, and some sports outside of school. The reason I...

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Tamyra Daniels

Staff reporter

Hi! My name is Tamyra Daniels. I enjoy singing, cooking, and dancing. This year I’m taking Workshop, Spanish, and Journalism of course! I think you will enjoy the stories Dobie has for you and we would love to have your feedback...

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Elijah Hugle

Staff reporter

Hi my name is Elijah Hugle, my friends call me Eli though. My three electives are journalism art, and woodshop. The things I do in my free time is play Pokemon and on my Xbox One. The best things in journalism are writing, taki...

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Mrs. P.J.

Adviser

Hello. I'm Mrs. Preyor-Johnson. My students and fellow-colleagues call me Mrs. P.J. I am the yearbook and journalism teacher at Dobie Jr. High. It is my privilege to guide our students as they learn about journalism through telling...

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Hope Carl

Staff Reporter

My name is Hope Carl in second period journalism. In my free time I like to draw, go on social media, and play football or basketball.  This year my favorite classes are: journalism, art, and math. I think everyone should join jo...

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Kayden Kelly

Staff

My name is Kayden Kelly. I'm in the 8th grade at Dobie Junior High. I'm enjoying yearbook this year it has been a very great experience for me.My hobbie is hanging out with my family.

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Veronica Rojas

Staff Editor

Hello my name is Veronica Rojas and I am a 8th grader. My favorite subject is math. I love yearbook because I can see my friends and it is really cool in this class.

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Lourdes Segura

Staff reporter

My name is Lourdes Jade Segura. I am in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is math. I like yearbook class because I've never done anything like this before. I have a twin brother that goes to this school.

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Tobi Tomogun

Journalism Club Reporter

My name is Oluwatobi Tomogun, but people call me Tobi. I'm a member of Dobie Journalism Club. I joined the club because I wanted to take pictures with cameras. My birthday is  October 10, which is coming up in 7 days. I have...

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Dara Tomogun

Journalism Club Reporter

My name is Dara Tomogun. I am a member of Dobie Journalism Club. The reason I joined Journalism Club is because my brother told me about it and it seemed interesting.  I love to play basketball and I'm waiting for tryouts! I...

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Terrell Shelton

Staff Reporter

Hi my name is Terrell Shelton. I enjoy listening to music and playing games on my Playstation and my phone. This year I am in Journalism, Art, and Pre-AP Spanish. I suggest you take Journalism because one, you get to take pictures o...

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Haleigh McFarland

Staff Reporter

My name is Haleigh McFarland. My hobbies are playing tennis and scrapbooking. I love taking  photos of people and asking people questions! I have tennis, art, and journalism for my electives this year. I did journalism because...

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Christian Easton

Staff reporter

My name is Christian Easton. I enjoy sports (soccer mostly), reading, and playing on my Xbox. For my electives I chose Art 1, Spanish 1 Pre-ap, and Journalism. I enjoy Journalism because I like writing articles and seeing my ...

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Madison Sellers

Chief photographer

My name is Madison Sellers, I am a 8th grader at Dobie Jr. High This year I am in Yearbook. I am chief photographer. Which is great because I love taking photos. I play volleyball, softball, swim,and I do Gymnastics/Cheer....

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Kaitlynn Dority

Staff Editor

Hello, I'm an 8th grader who loves photography and hanging out with friends. :)))))))))

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Jayden Hicks

Photo editors

Hi , my name is Jayden Hicks. I am in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is yearbook. I like yearbook because most of my friends are in it. My hobbies are playing volleyball and basketball.

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Sydney Berkley

Staff Editor

My name is Sydney Berkley. I am in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is Wood Shop. I like writing, I love photography, and enjoy Yearbook. My favorite part of Yearbook is taking photos. I also like to build stuff out of metal,...

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Isabella Gonzales

Staff Editor

Hi, my name is Isabella Gonzales. I'm in the 8th grade.  My favorite subject is Science. My favorite part of Yearbook class is taking photos that'll end up in the yearbook. I enjoy playing volleyball and making designs.

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Andrea Cannell

Staff Editor

Hi my name is Andrea Cannell. I'm in 8th grade. My hobbies are singing and watching Netflix. I'm a Dobie "Yerd" (Yearbook Nerd). My favorite subject is science because, my teacher Mrs.Reed. Also because, I like to learn about...

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Devin Moore

Staff Editor

Hello my name is Devin. I am in the 8th grade. I am in athletics, theater, and yearbook. I love yearbook because it is a lot of fun.

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Deja Jones

Staff Editor

My name is Deja Jones, and I am in 8th grade. My favorite subject is Math because of my amazing teacher, . One of my favorite parts about Yearbook is taking photos. One hobby of mine is reading. Outside of school, I like to ...

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Claire Burton

Editor

My name is Claire Burton. I am in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is History. My favorite part of History  is when my teacher makes the material easy to understand. I like yearbook because I like being able to show my creativity. ...

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Alia Simpson

Staff Reporter

Hello, My name is Alia Simpson and i'm a 8th grader this year at Dobie Jr High. I am a marketing manager for my yearbook class this year and I take care of promoting the yearbook and Dobie news. This year I am a Cross Country...

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Emma Wendt

Staff Editor

Hi my names Emma and I'm a 8th grader at Dobie Jr High, I'm in yearbook and my favorite part about it is that we get to take pictures and interact with students and staff at Dobie. Some facts about me is that I've played soccer...

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Jade Long

Staff Editor

My name is Jade Long. I am an 8th grader. I love Yearbook because I get to write and be with my friends. I also enjoy Yearbook because I love photography and getting to know people through interviews. I have spent a lot of my...

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Jaida Osborne

Staff Editor

My name is Jaida Osborne. I'm in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is science. My favorite part about yearbook is photography. I enjoy drawing and running. :)

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Olivia T.

Staff editor

Hello my name Is Olivia, I am in 8th grade. I am  now in the yearbook class. I enjoy writing,taking photos and hanging out with my friends.  I also like art and making people laugh. My favorite color is yellow and my favorite...

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Celine Valerio

Staff Editor

My name is Celine Valerio. I am in the 8th grade. My favorite subject is science. My favorite part of yearbook is putting the actual yearbook together. I play volleyball in my free time, and I am on the volleyball team here at...

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