• Homecoming--Home Basketball Game--Friday, January 26

  • 9th Grade House Coat Drive--Tuesday, January 16-Friday, January 19

  • Girls Basketball LIT Tournament--Tuesday, January 23 through Friday, January 26

  • Homecoming Week--Monday, January 22 through Friday, January 26

  • Congrats to the cheerleading team for winning the state championship!

  • Christmas Break Dec. 16- Jan. 2

  • Prom-- 3/24/18

  • Athletic Signing Day-- 2/7/18

  • Larry Steinmetz Named State Journalism Director for JEA!

  • The second issue of the Livewire is on sale now for $1!

2017-2018 Staff

Lilly Whitley

Copy Editor

My name is Lilly Whitley. I am a sophomore. My motivation for taking journalism was wanting to be able to write at my best ability and learn new writing skills. I am involved in Beta club, Red Zone Rowdies, and cheerleading. I...

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Zach Combest

Website Editor

My name is Zach Combest. I am a senior. I joined journalism because I love to write and take pictures. I am on the student council, Beta Club, NHS, Quill and Scroll president and I'm in the United for East leadership group. This...

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Sarah Allen

Executive/Photo Editor

My name is Sarah Allen. I am a senior. I joined journalism because I loved the environment of the classroom. I am in Beta Club, SLAM, and Red Zone Rowdies. I am the executive editor and photo editor and this will be my third year...

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Jaydrien Jarrett

Copy Editor

My name is Jaydrien Jarrett. I am a junior. I joined journalism because I enjoy writing and want to be a journalist. I play basketball. I am a copy editor and this is my second year in journalism.

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Bryant Miles

Staff Writer

My name is Bryant Miles. I'm a sophomore. My motivation to take journalism is that I'm considering being a sports writer. I also play baseball. I'm a staff writer and this is my first year in journalism.

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Nick Jackson

Staff Writer

My name is Nick Jackson and I'm a junior. My motivation to take journalism is that it pushes me to go outside of my comfort zone and better myself. I'm a staff writer and this is my second year in journalism.

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Isaiah Jenner

Staff Writer

My name is Isaiah Jenner. I'm a sophomore. My motivation to take journalism is to gain skills in writing and speaking. I plan to try out for the basketball team. I am a staff writer. This is my first year in journalism.

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Tyler Steinmetz

Staff Writer

My name is Tyler Steinmetz. I'm a junior. My motivation to take this class is to better the Livewire and be an unforgettable staff writer. I'm a member of the basketball team. I am a staff writer and this is my second year in...

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Tyler Mozingo

Sports Editor

My name is Tyler Mozingo. I am a sophomore this year. My motivation to take the class is to become a better writer, make the Livewire better than it already is, and to meet new people. I am also involved in the baseball program...

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Katie Huffman

Staff Writer

My name is Katie Huffman. I am a sophomore. I took journalism because I wanted to be more involved and aware of the things going on around school. Currently, I am not in any clubs. My position in this class is a staff writer....

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Kim Houchin

Editor in Chief

My name is Kim Houchin. I am a senior and this will be third and final year of journalism. The reason I took journalism was very dependent on my passion for writing and just the love I had for speaking up on what matters. This...

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Haylie Jenkins

Creative Editor

My name is Haylie Jenkins. I am a senior and my third year in journalism. I first decided to take journalism to build confidence in myself and my abilities. I am a creative editor this year. I am also in Beta Club and I work at...

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Kelsi Sego

Staff Writer

My name is Kelsi Sego. I am a senior. This will be my third year of journalism. I took this class in order to grow my skills as a writer. I am also in Friends of Rachel and I play softball. My position is staff writer.

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Morgan Renneisen

Staff Writer

My name is Morgan Renneisen and I am a sophomore. The reason I took journalism was because I really enjoy writing and I wanted to get the chance to be more involved. I am on the volleyball team and want to participate in the Red...

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Cassidy Cardwell

Junior Creative Editor

My name is Cassidy Cardwell. I'm a sophomore. I took journalism because writing has always been my strongest area in school and I think this class could help me improve. This is my first year in journalism. I am the junior creative...

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Olivia Coke

Social Media Director

My name is Olivia Coke. I am a sophomore. My motivation for taking the class was to interact with others and to build my confidence in writing. I hope to be involved in Project Unify, Red Zone Rowdies, and Beta Club. In this class,...

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Meredith Bass

Business Editor

My name is Meredith Bass. I am a sophomore. I took journalism because I like leadership roles and I like to write. I am also involved in Beta Club and I am on the track team. I am the business editor. This is my first year in...

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Morgan Harbolt

Staff Writer

My name is Morgan Harbolt. I'm in my sophomore year. My motivation for taking journalism is that I want to be a successful writer/journalist. I'm a part of the softball team and this is my first year in journalism as a staff writer.

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Haley Grether

Copy Editor

My name is Haley Grether and I'm currently a junior. My motivation to join journalism is my love for writing and photography. I am involved in Advanced Choir, as well as the after school choir group, Charger Chicks. This is my...

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Emmy Ralph

Staff Writer

My name is Emmy Ralph. I am a junior. My motivation to start this class is to become a better writer and understand what people feel like through writing. Some other clubs I am in are basketball and track and field. My position...

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Carissa Kimball

Staff Writer

My name is Carissa Kimball. I am in my sophomore year. I am taking journalism to become a better leader and stronger writer. I'm also in Beta Club and play volleyball. I'm a staff writer. This is my first year in journalism.

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Ryley Ortega

Copy Editor

My name is Ryley Ortega. I am in my sophomore year. My motivation to take journalism is to become a better writer and improve my leadership skills. I am also on the soccer and track team and I'm also in CCAP. My position in this...

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T.C. Etherton

Staff Writer

My name is T.C. Etherton. I'm entering my sophomore year. I wanted to take this class because I have always enjoyed writing and I like talking to new people. I also play basketball and in the Red Zone Rowdies. My position is a...

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Hunter Brogan

Staff Writer

My name is Hunter Brogan. I'm in my sophomore year. I wanted to take journalism because I want to meet new people, become a better writer, and get to know what's going on around the school. This is my first year in this class...

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Olivia Armstrong

Copy Editor

My name is Olivia Armstrong. I'm a sophomore. I wanted to take journalism because I love writing and would love to be a journalist professionally someday. I also plan on being in Beta Club, FBLA, Red Zone Rowdies, and Project...

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Montrell Page

Staff Writer

My name is Montrell Page. I'm a sophmore. I joined journalism to meet new people. My other clubs are basketball and Red Zone Rowdies. I am a staff writer. This is my first year in journalism.

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Ahna Cates

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Ahna Cates. I'm a sophomore. I wanted to take journalism because I like writing articles and want to get better at it. I'm also in choir, art club, and GSA. My position is a staff writer. This is my first year in...

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Ainsley Gordon

Website Editor

My name is Ainsley Gordon and I will be going into my junior year. I decided to take journalism because I love to write and I not only want my voice to be heard, but I also want to give a voice to all of the students at Bullitt...

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Ethan Neutz

Staff Writer

Ethan Neutz is a junior at Bullitt East. He was motivated to take journalism because of his interest in current events of school and the world. This year in journalism Neutz is a staff writer. This is his second year in journalism.

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