Giving Menchville High School and the surrounding community a voice

The Lion's Roar

2017-2018 Staff

Kaitlin Pankowski

Social Media Director

Committed to graduate in 2018, Kaitlin Pankowski is a Senior and a first-time Journalist here at Menchville High school. She participates in Key Club and serves on the homecoming committee. She can be found outside of school in...

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Laura Madler

Editor in Chief

Committed to graduate in 2020, Laura Madler is a second year staff writer for The Lion's Roar. She is a member of the Menchville Marching Monarchs, where she is captain of the color guard team. Outside of school, Laura plays in...

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Kylie Becker

Online and Business Editor

Committed to graduate in 2018, Kylie Becker is a senior here at Menchville High School. Kylie enjoys writing and expressing her ideas for others to see. Kylie spends most of her time with family and friends. She strives to make...

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Kelly Ritenour

Clubs and Activities Editor

Committed to graduate in 2019, Kelly Ritenour is a dedicated member of Menchville's journalism staff and Gay Straight Alliance. She loves reading urban fantasy, writing stories, taking pictures, and getting involved in clubs and...

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Ethan Matthews

Clubs and Activities Editor

Committed to graduate in 2020, Ethan Matthews is a dedicated member of the Lion's Roar. His hobbies include photography, painting and singing. After high school he plans on going to medical school to become a General Surgeon.

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Gabby Lewis

Sports Editor

Committed to graduate in 2018, Gabby Lewis is a Senior and a first-time Journalist here at Menchville High school. She is Vice President of the SCA, and a proud member of NHS, Spanish Honor Society, and key club. She spends most...

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Emma Janney

Staff Writer

Committed to graduate in 2019, Emma enjoys going to youth group with her friends, watching movies, and spending time with her family. She has always liked to write so decided to take journalism, which led her to write for the...

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Kylee Baines

Student Advisor

Committed to graduate in 2018, Kylee Baines is also a member of Menchville’s Guitar Quartet, SAGE, and French Honor Society. She has a strong passion for reading, writing, nature, and sea-life. In her spare time, she can be...

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Ashley Weiss

Photography Editor

Committed to graduate in 2018, Ashley Weiss is a photographer and staff writer for the Menchville Lions Roar.  She is in honors choir and loves to write and read fictional stories in her free time. Journalism has been a big part of...

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Mindy Nguyen

A&E Editor

Committed to graduate in 2018, Mindy Nguyen likes to take pictures. This is what led her to sign up for the Lion’s Roar. Her hobbies include shopping, watching movies, and hanging out with her best friend. ...

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