Rachel Peoples is a senior communication studies major from Weatherford, Texas. She is currently serving as editor-in-chief of Texan News. Rachel says, “I am so grateful for the opportunity to grow as a journalist at Texan News Service and am looking forward to working with a great team to bring the latest news to the Tarleton campus.” Rachel is also involved in the Society of Professional Journalists.
Follow her at @rachpeoples
Bethany Kyle is a junior communication studies major from Bangs, Texas. She is currently serving as the managing editor of Texan News. Bethany says, “I am looking forward to strengthening the reporting and leadership skills that I hope to use in my future career.” Bethany also serves as VP of Academic Affairs for Student Government, as a Tarleton Ambassador and as a Texan Transition Mentor.
Follow her at @bnkyle
Bre Lillie is a sophomore communications major from Orlando, Florida. She is currently serving as copy chief and says she is looking forward to honing her skills at Texan News and learning more about the journalism world with a great team.
Katherine Gibbs is a senior communication studies major from Belton, Texas and is serving as executive producer of Texan News. She says, “I’m excited to work with Texan News Service again and help other students learn skills that they can use in the future. I hope to learn more about the collaboration process that goes on in a news room.”
Madison Campbell is a senior speech communications major from Fort Worth, Texas and is serving as the editor of Cross Timbers Trails Magazine. She says, “I look forward to working with all the staff writers and reporters that are dedicated to making Texan News Service the best it can be. I am beyond excited to learn and grow with this great team as we publish products of information for all to receive. I am especially excited to work with CTT while gaining knowledge of the magazine world and showing the wonderful aspects the Cross Timbers area has to offer.”
Follow her at @MCampbellTX
Sara Gann is a sophomore from Campbell, New York majoring in communications and English. Serving as the designer for Texan News and Cross Timbers Trails Magazine, Sara says she is looking forward to this new opportunity to learn more about what she really enjoys doing and working with a great group of people.
Todd Coley is a junior communication studies major from Granbury, Texas. He is currently serving as the sports editor for Texan News and says, “I’m excited to be covering Tarleton sports and helping to keep the campus informed on current events and developments in the Tarleton sports world. I am also looking forward to keeping students informed on national sports stories and professional sports scores and upcoming games. I hope to learn how to make quality connections to people involved in the sports world on a professional level.”
Follow him at @ToddColey
Cassidy Horn is an honors communication studies major from Dalhart, TX. She is currently a sophomore serving as the advertising manager for Texan News and Cross Timbers Trails Magazine. Cassidy says, “I am so glad to be working for Texan News Service because the feeling I get seeing my name beside a story or photo published is indescribable. I know this job will prepare me for a career in journalism after I graduate.”
Follow her at @horn_cassidy
Misty Shorter is a junior Communication Studies major from Fort Worth, Texas. She currently serves as the Entertainment Editor for Texan News Service. Misty says she is “looking forward to working with and meeting new people.”
Follow her at @texascutie81
Yaritza Corrales is a junior Communications/PREM student from Dublin, Texas. She is currently serving as a staff writer and producer/anchor for Noticiero Texan TV. She says, “I am looking forward to working with this year’s team. I know it will be a wonderful year. I hope to make a difference.”
Follow her at @YaritzaCorrales
Shelby White is a junior Horticulture student from Littlefield, Texas. She serves as this semester’s photojournalist for Texan News Service and Cross Timbers Trails. Shelby says she looks forward to helping out Texan News Service in getting photos to accompany the stories published throughout the semester.
Follow her at @ShelbyWhite6
Ashleigh Roberts is a junior Communications/PREM student from Keller, Texas. She currently serves as a staff writer for Texan News Service. Ashleigh says, “I am looking forward to learning and expanding my writing ability.” She also hopes to strengthen her portfolio.
Follow her at @Ashleightweeted