The Black & White

2013-2014 Staff

Lizzy Orr

Lizzy Orr is a junior staff writer this year. Her hobbies entail exercising so she can eat excessively, lifeguarding, belly dancing and daydreaming- not always at the same time. She plans on trying her luck in Hollywood and maybe...

Kate Lichter

Spending most of her senior in the jlab this year, Kate Lichter takes on the title of Online Editor in chief. You can find her taking photos, listening to music, eating food or obsessing over her jlab locker. By the end of this yea...

Bryce Schulte

Bryce Schulte '17 has been on staff for three and a half years. He loves eating Pancheros while working on his assignments, as well as watching Project Runway and RuPaul's Drag Race. Don't hesitate and follow him on the following...

Olivia White

Olivia is currently a Junior at Johnston and is in her 3rd year of newspaper. Olivia is a varsity swimmer/soccer player, involved in Best Buddies, Silver Cord, FCA, Iowa Youth Congress, a Student Ambassador, and middle school swim ...

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher is a senior. She is The Black & White's photo editor and part of the High School Science Olympiad team. She is also a mentor for the Youth Leadership Initiative class of 2017. She enjoys watchin...

Carmen Vajgrt

Carmen is a senior and a staff writer for the B&W. While she may be known for swimming, now she plays countless games of Phase 10 and Skip-Bo at her job at KTC, which is the bomb. She says "Holy moly" a lot and although she...

Sarah Caporelli

Sarah Caporelli is a senior this year and a staff writer on the Black and White. Next year she will attend college in the great state of Minnesota. Sarah's favorite activities include watching the clock waiting for school to end....

Carly Campbell

Carly enjoys watching Netflix, online shopping, and traveling. She used to live in Argentina. Her favorite color is purple and she listens to good music like The 1975, Bastille, and We the Kings but also enjoys the occasional...

Eileen Lagerblade

Eileen Lagerblade is a senior this year. She digs Netflix, youtube, and men. Eileen enjoys writing and design. She hopes to leave Iowa after she graduates and travel.

Anna Larson

Anna Larson is a junior and is a staff writer for the Johnston Black and White. She enjoys online shopping and taking naps. She is in cross country, student council, and silver cord. Her favorite food is mangoes, favorite ice...

Natalie Larimer

Natalie Larimer is a senior here at Johnston High. Her favorite past time is being critical of administration and generally causing problems. Natalie keeps a column going every Tuesday in which she complains about life and rants...

Elizabeth Schraeger

Elizabeth is a senior and this is her first year in newspaper. She is a staff writer. Elizabeth swims on the JV girls swimming team, plays tennis, is involved in choir, show choir, band, NHS, NCYL, and is an active member in he...

Meredith Gwennap

Meredith is a junior at JHS. She enjoys shopping, and spending time with her friends and family. Meredith’s favorite school subjects include math, and any form of writing. She is involved in cheer for the varsity football tea...

Carly Kinning

Carly Kinning is a senior at JHS, and the Online Editor-in-chief of the Black and White. Carly enjoys the company of her pets, food, and the occasional friend. She plans on go to Wartburg college in Waverly, Iowa, and continue...

Senad Besic

Senad is currently a senior and an opinion editor for the newspaper. He is part of the rock climbing team at Climb Iowa and he likes to play soccer. His plans for the future are non-existent because honestly nothing interests hi...

Daisha McAvaddy

Daisha McAvaddy hates writing bios.

Ellen Bennett

Ellen is a junior at JHS and is in her second year on the newspaper as a staff writer. She also participates in cross country and track and loves to run. Last summer she joined a triathlon team which keeps her very busy swimming,...

Zoe Wilson

Zoe (pronounced Zo-ee, do not call her Zo. She does not like that.) is a senior and the design editor of the JHS Black and White. She plans on going to KU next year to major in molecular biotechnology, but thats a bit away. In...

Courtney Mithelman

Courtney Mithelman is a junior at JHS. This is her second year being a staff writer for the Black and White. Courtney loves playing soccer. She is also involved in youth group, cross country, and show choir. Courtney plans to...

Myles Glandorf

Myles is currently a junior. This is his second year as a staff writer. He prefers the online site to the print edition. Myles likes to run and is on the school track and cross country team. At the moment he is unsure about his...

Mollie Greenwood

Mollie is a senior and this is her second year on newspaper.  She is a co-editor of the print newspaper.  Mollie is a varsity swimmer and a four-time state qualifier.  Her college plans involve majoring in elementary education or...

Jeremy Caracci

Jeremy is a very active student at Johnston High School and is involved in many activities including Cantus Chamber Choir, National Honor Society, and Mock Trial. He is a member and captain of the cross country team and a three...

Clare Farrell

Clare Farrell is currently a senior at Johnston High School. This year she is the Print Editor-in-chief and has been on the JHS Black and White staff for three years. Clare specializes in layout/design, writing and photogra...

Mallorie Goodale

Mallorie is a senior and has been on the Black and White since she was a freshman year. She is also involved in diving, like in the Olympics, not scuba diving. Her favorite food is Mexican, especially tacos. In her free time she...

Anne Rogers

Anne Rogers is a senior who has been on the newspaper staff since freshman year. Her other activities include running on the cross country and track team, National Honor Society, the Student Ambassador program, and the National...

Sarah Margolin

My name is Sarah Margolin and I am a senior this year. On the black and white I take photos for online and am the person behind the food column, "The Caucasian Asian". I'm totally in love with the Asian culture and plan to eventually...

Kenzie Foldes

Kenzie is a senior at JHS and has been a part of the newspaper staff for three years. She is currently the design editor of the newspaper. Kenzie is a part of the school’s cross country and track team and has been running since...

Laura Scieszinski

Laura is currently a senior and an editor in chief of the newspaper. In her free time, Laura is usually found in the j-lab. Although her dad thinks she will be a doctor, Laura plans on becoming a teacher and hopes she can be a...