2018-2019 Staff

Camryn Lilley


Hello. My name is Camryn if you didn't know. I'm a senior. I really like animals. I love writing and I'd love to be a writer for a newspaper when I'm older. But, I hope you enjoy our school's newspaper because it rocks!

Emma Velesig

Layout Editor

My name is Emma Velesig. I am a coffee addict, confused for approximately 23 hours of the day, hungry ALL THE TIME  and this is my story. Ever since I was little, I’ve had what my dad calls a “gasoline-rear,” meaning...

Fiona O'Rorke

Sports Editor

Hello! I am Fiona O'Rorke, and I am a tenth-grader here at Knoch High School. Outside of school I am an Irish Dancer and I am also on the tennis team! My favorite things to do are hang out with my friends and travel.

Celeste Beacom

Features Editor

Hello, my name is Celeste and I'm a senior this year! I'm hoping to go to college next year to study dietetics. I am also a cheerleader and a dancer!

Caroline Ejzak

News Editor

yellowww My name's Caroline and I love a lot of things. I love the color lavender, baking, coffee, and tennis. One of my favorite things ever is asking a waiter his opinion of the menu items, they know best and they always...

Madalyn Guthrie

News Editor

Hello there fellow readers! I'm a teenager who writes for fun with some pretty big dreams. Jesus is my man and he's my #1 fan! I aspire to be a  journalist someday writing in a poverty-stricken country, serving as a missionary...

Kylie Montgomery

Business Manager

Hi, I'm junior Kylie Montgomery. I'm in choir. Also, if you ever need to find me I'll be at a concert!

Adam Stobert

staff writer

Hi, I'm Adam Stobert I am a junior. I love sports, I play baseball and wrestling. When I'm not playing sports you can usually find me going to school sports games, at sheetz, or watching Netflix. I also love listening to music...

Paige Stivenson

staff writer

Hi my name is Paige, and i am a junior at Knoch High School. In my free time I work a lot, hang out with my friends and family, and enjoy the beauties of nature. I like to go hiking and exploring and one day I plan on traveling...

Grace Phillips

staff writer

I'm Grace; I'm a junior as well as a swimmer and general dog lover. I like writing sarcastically and dressing funkily. I'm pretty easy to spot in the hallways- just look for gold hoops, dickies, and bees!

Devon Elmer

Staff Writer

Big Stupid Man. Known for acting in plays, telling bad jokes, and being a bad man. I enjoy some things some times, things like: prog rock, frogs, the sweet embrace of death, and reading the bible. Find me at these certain areas: Snapchat,...

Lillie Leasure

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Lillie Leasure and I am a current Junior.  I play soccer and also play the saxophone in marching band.  My favorite color is blue and I enjoy reading.

Kaya Morgan

Staff Writer

Hey my name is Kaya Morgan, I am 16 and a junior. I am a dancer and a Knochette in the marching band. I've been dancing for over half my life. I love being outside and with my kittens. I like hanging out with my friends and getting...

Jacob Mock

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Jacob Mock. I am probably the only person in the school that plays Disc Golf. Also, my life revolves around politics.

Adison Trofimuk

Staff Writer

Hi my name is Adison Trofimuk, and I write stories, not just any stories. I write newspaper stories. Just remember that Big Todd is watching you.

Melanie McCalip

Staff Writer

I’m Melanie, dog fanatic, baked goods enthusiast, and fond lover of roller coasters. I like to think of myself as friendly, easy going, and humorous. In my spare time, I enjoy baking, travelling,  hanging out with my friends a...

Jocelyn Adley

Staff Writer

Hey there! My name's Jocelyn if you didn't know. Since you'll be reading a few of my articles, why don't I tell you a little about myself. I'm a junior this year and I'm still probably one of the least known people in the school,...

Grace Poeppel

Staff Writer

Hey, my name is Grace Poeppel. I'm 17 and a junior this year. I love coffee, photography, traveling, and country music. I've been a dancer since I was 3 years old. I'm also a Knochette in the marching band, I'm the team Quartermaster...

Mackenzie Mead


Howdy y'all! My name is Mac Mead, and it's my SENIOR YEAR BABY!!! I've been a staff member of The Knight Times for the past three years. I love the news very much, and plan on continuing journalism for the rest of my days. Maybe...

Sammy Jo Barnes

Video Editor

Hello all, my name is Sammy Jo Barnes.  I’m an owl enthusiast, regular bagel eater, cross-country runner, lover of hockey & listener of all types of music (I’m not kidding--my playlist ranges from Frank Sinatra to Jo...