Bethany Kyle is the editor-in-chief for Texan News Service. She is a senior communications major from Bangs, Texas. She said, “I can’t believe it’s my last semester, but I plan on learning and doing all I can with TNS before I leave.” Kyle is the vice president of Tarleton’s Society of Professional Journalists.
Follow her @bnkyle
Ashley Ford is the Cross Timbers Trails magazine editor. She is a junior from Grapevine, Texas majoring in communications. She said, “I’ve got a lot of vision for the magazine this semester, and now as editor-in-chief, I get to create that vision. I hope to push myself to produce my best work and to prepare myself for the real professional world.” Ford is also involved in Society of Professional Journalists, intramural sports and Greek Life.
Alejandra Arreguin is the executive producer for Texan TV News. She is a senior communications major from Fort Worth, Texas. She said, “I am looking forward to raising the bar for Texan TV News.” Arreguin is also involved with Alpha Gamma Delta and Society of Professional Journalists.
Follow her at @ArreguinAa
Justin Pack is the graduate assistant for the communications department and spends most of his time in the technological areas of Texan News Service and Texan TV News. Pack is from Stephenville, Texas and is working on a master’s degree in communications. He said, “If it has buttons or a lens, give it to me.”
Follow him at @_JustinPack
Denise Harroff is the managing editor for Texan News. She is a senior from Kingwood, TX and is studying communications. She said, “If I’m not in the newsroom, I’m probably somewhere trying to get some dog taken care of. Adopt, don’t shop!” Harroff is involved in Phi Eta Sigma, Society of Professional Journalists and Tarleton Improv.
Harley Brown is the sports editor for Texan News. She is a junior communications major from Pottsboro, Texas. She said, “As the first female sports editor at TNS, I look forward to providing quality sports news for Tarleton and beyond.” Brown is also involved in Delta Zeta, Honors College, Delta Epsilon Iota, Sigma Alpha Pi and Phi Eta Sigma.
Shelby Hilton is a sports writer for Texan News Service. She is a junior communications major from Granbury, Texas. She said that she will be “amusing musings of my choosing.” Hilton is involved with Phi Mu.
Follow her at @shelbysaywhat
Katy Tonkin is an assistant producer for Texan TV News. She is a senior communications major from Hutto, Texas. She said, “I’m looking forward to my last semester.” Tonkin is also the president of Tarleton’s Society of Professional Journalists.
Jack Kai Cochran is an assistant producer for Texan TV News. He is a junior communications major from Riviera, Texas. Cochran said, “You can’t fly if you don’t stretch your wings.” Cochran is also the producer of Texan Entertainment News and is a member of Tarleton’s Game Design Club.
Follow him at @mynameisjeek
Sara Gann is the art director for Texan News and Cross Timbers Trails. She is a senior from Campbell, New York and is majoring in communications. Gann said, “I will continue to make things pretty.”
Follow her at @sara_gann
Cameron Cook is the photographer for Texan News, Cross Timbers Trails and Texan TV News. He is a junior communications major from Austin, Texas. He said, “I’m blessed.” Cook is also a founding father of Tarleton’s Phi Kappa Sigma chapter.
Follow him at @TXRuffian
Kelsey Poynor is a staff writer for Texan News. She is a senior communications major from Waxahachie, Texas. She said, “Her hair is so big, because it’s full of stories.”
Follow her at @kelseypoynor13
Keauno Perez is an associate producer for Texan TV News. He is a senior communications major from Joshua, Texas. He said, “If you’re not talking TexanTalk, I don’t want to talk. Just kidding!” Perez is also the proud creator of TexanTalk and is involved with SGA, Kappa Delta Rho and Tarleton Ambassadors.
(Photos by Cameron Cook)