Meet the Staff of The Knight Times
Editor in Chief – Jess Harmon
Jess Harmon is a senior at Kings High School and is the Chief Editor of The Knight Times. In her free time she likes to walk with her dogs, watch 80’s movies, and go out to eat at Noodles and Company. Her lifelong dream is to be on Big Brother and to meet Michael Cera.
Lauren Steele – Managing Editor
I’m Lauren Steele. I’m the managing editor of The Knight Times, as well as one of the Humans of Kings and news writers. Writing is my favorite thing to do, and I love that I get the chance to do that through our newspaper.
Chloe Keith – Web Editor
Hey there! My name is Chloe Keith and I’m a senior here at Kings. I’m the Web Editor for The Knight Times and hope to continue with journalism through college and as a career. When I’m not busy writing reports, I can usually be found watching Buzzfeed Unsolved for hours on end. I love writing articles because I get insight into the opinions of different people, so I’m not just getting news from an echo chamber. I hope you enjoy reading my articles as much as I enjoy writing them!
Alice Coleman – News Editor
Hi, my name is Alice Coleman and I’m the News Editor for The Knight Times. I’m 17 and a senior at Kings. I enjoy volunteering at Bethesda North Hospital and hanging out with my friends. I’m also involved in clubs like National Honors Society and Diversity Club and I love to debate news and current affairs.
Kevin Lewis – Broadcast Editor
Kevin Lewis is the Broadcast Editor of The Knight Times and occasionally writes movie reviews. In his free time, he is the stage manager of the KHS musical and play productions. He also enjoys watching a lot movies.
Christian Pierce – Sports Editor
Hi, my name is Christian Pierce. I am currently 18 years old and a senior. Jesus Christ is my Lord and Savior. I love my family, friends, and my dog. I love food! Sports are my life. I love playing basketball. Ball is life! I enjoy watching professional and collegiate basketball, football, and professional baseball. My favorite teams are the Ohio State Buckeyes, Indiana Hoosiers, Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals, Boston Celtics, Indiana Pacers and the Cincinnati Reds. I also am a Stephen Curry fan! I currently work at Chick-Fil-A! Yum! A bible verse that I try to live my life by and means a lot to me is: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. ~Philippians 4:13~ I hope you all enjoy The Knight Times!
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Ryan O’Donnell – Opinion Editor
Ryan O’Donnell is a senior at Kings High School. He is the opinion section editor for The Knight Times. He enjoys watching movies, college basketball, pop culture, playing volleyball, and hanging out with his friends. After graduating from high school, he hopes to attend university and major in broadcasting or something media-related. His favorite subject in school is history, his all-time favorite movie is Pulp Fiction, and his favorite actor is Tommy Lee Jones.
Erin Seccia – Photography Manager
Hi! I’m Erin Seccia, and I’m a Senior here at Kings. I’m the Photography Guru for The Knight Times, as well as a staff writer. In my free time I love to create art and spend time with my pals. My favorite movie of all time is Napoleon Dynamite. Along with being a visual artist, I’m an entrepreneur. I started my own Etsy shop selling nature-related enamel pins that I’ve designed, and I’m super excited to see where it takes me! I would also love to meet Kanye West. Kanye, if you’re reading this, shoot me an email.
Brett Roebuck – Public Representative
Brett Roebuck is a sophomore at Kings High. He is the public representative of The Knight Times. He spends his free time riding bikes and playing paintball. He loves reading, writing, and arguing. He also loves performing, having been in the school theater program for a year, choir two years, and orchestra three years.
Maddie Feltner – Business Manager
Hi! My name is Maddie Feltner and I’m the business manager for The Knight Times. I’m 17 years old and a senior at Kings High School. When I’m not writing, you can find me onstage in a play or musical or in the choir room rehearsing for the next choir concert. I’m also involved in Spanish Club and Girl Up. Some of my other hobbies include watching The Office, hanging out with my friends, and playing with my two dogs, Ella and Captain.
Ryan Freeman – Opinion Writer
My name is Ryan Freeman. I am 17 and a senior at Kings High School. I have always enjoyed writing because it’s a great way for me to express myself. I will definitely be able to do just that writing for the opinion section!
Chris Crutcher – Sports Writer
My name is Chris Crutcher I am an 18 year kid from Cincinnati, Ohio. I enjoy playing basketball in my free time. I am currently a senior at Kings High School. I take their journalism class and write stories for The Knight Times.
Delaney Mettey – Opinion Writer
Hi, my name is Delaney. I am a senior and a staff writer for the Opinion section this year! I enjoy writing and am thinking about going into Journalism in college. When there’s free time, I enjoy doing: theater HS play and musical productions and dance such as musical theatre, ballet, jazz and lyrical. When I’m hanging out at home, I try to relax by listening to music and watching Netflix. I keep my faith through God and Jesus. A quote I try to live by everyday is “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off . My favorite movie is The Wizard of Oz and I am excited to join The Knight Times and hope you enjoy!!
Gabriella Stover – Opinion Writer
My name is Gabriella Stover and I am a senior this year! I am 18 years old and I am a part of the opinion staff for The Knight Times! I am also a member of the Varsity dance team, and have been a member of KDT for 5 years. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my friends, and listening to music. I am excited for this year writing for The Knight Times because I love debating, writing, and getting connected with my fellow classmates.
Ann Hernandez – Opinion Writer
I am Andreah Hernandez, but I often go by Ann. I take admiration in art but writing is very expressive too. I am seventeen years old at the moment and ready to write about all the interesting things I can.
Austin Evans – Sports Writer
My name is Austin Evans, but everyone calls me Tex, and I’m 17 years old. I play baseball and football but love all sports. I am a huge christian and I’m very strong in my faith. I’m a new sports writer for The Knight Times!
Kaitlyn Beauchamp – News Writer
Hi, I’m Kaitlyn Beauchamp. I’m 16 and a junior at Kings High School. I’m part of the Kings Color Guard. I’m one of those people spinning a flag on the field during half time. I have been in Girl Scouts for 11 years, and I’m currently working on my Gold Award. In my free time I like to watch Netflix, (especially Friends) and YouTube. I also like to write and hang out with my sister when I have time.
Shannon Tuggle – Broadcast Team
Hello! My name is Shannon Tuggle. I’m seventeen years old and I’ve attended the Kings Local School District my entire academic career, this year marking my senior year. I enjoy creating art, photography, old cars and I’m a huge lover of The Beatles.
Kaylee Basye – News Writer
I’m Kaylee, a very small part of what makes an entire community. A part of a student body who make efforts to stay connected and informed. Being a part of our journalism team, the writers for The Knight Times, is another example of the many ways we can keep the community connected and informed.
Tyler Crawley – Broadcast Team
Hello! My name is Tyler Crawley. I am a part of the video department and help run this website you’re reading about me on now. My favorite color is black, if that was not already obvious, and one of my favorite things to do is write.
Autumn Andrews – News Writer
Autumn Andrews is a junior at Kings High School and a writer for The Knight Times.
Gage Stirsman – News Writer
Gage Stirsman is a senior at Kings High School and a writer for The Knight Times.
Ryan Thompson – Opinion Writer
Ryan Thompson is a sophomore at Kings High School and an opinion writer for The Knight Times.