2017-2018 Staff

Ben clark

Business Manager

My name is Ben Clark I am the new business manager for the FOCUS. I am 18 years old and I am wanting to go in the Navy and my plan is to try to be president. I like to read books about wars and strategy. I am also in the club cal...

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Alexis Lee


Hi, I'm Alexis!  I am a junior and I am now the photographer for the FOCUS! When I'm not taking pictures I'm usually hanging out with friends and family. I love listening to music and reading. My favorite thing to do is make peopl...

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Fabian Contreras Rodriguez


     Hi, My name is Fabian Contreras Rodriguez I’m 19 years old and Senior at Perry Meridian High School. Some of my favorites things are read books during my time off. Hope this year is a great year for The Falcons. As ...

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Emily Lloyd


My cat is my pride and joy. I like capri suns and long walks to my bed, that is all....

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Jess Hess


My name is Jess Hess, and I’ve never had a nosebleed. I’ve also never broken a bone, and that could possibly be because my life isn’t risky, or perhaps just risky enough. I’m a junior at Perry Meridian High School and ...

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Sydney Mathis

Copy Editor

My name is Sydney Mathis, and I am a junior at PMHS. In my free time, I watch a plethora of documentaries and movies in general. I also enjoy writing and reading.   "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the...

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Payton Romans


Junior, class of 2019! I'm Payton Romans and I once fell asleep while riding my bike. Is that a good first impression? I like to make people happy. Ask me about drag queens, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Spongebob Squarepants a...

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Allie Wooton

Design Editor

My name is Allie Wooton, and I'm a junior at PMHS. I love constructing, inspecting, and analyzing all forms of artwork. "Art is never finished, only abandoned." -Leonardo da Vinci  

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Luis Zepeda


My name is Luis Zepeda and I am currently a junior in high school. I enjoy riding my skateboard and bike and wrestling. "Where is my supersuit!?" -Frozone

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Olivia Lighty

Executive Editor

Hiya, my name is Olivia Lighty and I am the online editor of the FOCUS. When I write stories for FOCUS, I enjoy writing about people or school events, however when I’m writing stories for myself, I enjoy writing fiction. I ...

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Samuel Cook

Online Editor

"I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-am. That Sam-I-am! That Sam-I-am! I do not like that Sam-I-am! Do you like green eggs and ham? I do not like them, Sam-I-am. I do not like green eggs and ham....

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Adam Crozier

Columnist/ Co-sports editor/ Managing Editor

Hey everyone. I deliver on the promise of quality journalism. I hope you enjoy my work, but it exists because Truth is worth telling. Be inspired. “Whatever life holds in store for me, I will never forget these words: ‘With...

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