The Southerner

2018-2019 Staff

Madeline Mahoney

Editor-In-Chief

Madeline Mahoney has been contributing to the Southerner for three years now. She started as a Staff Writer and has made her way to becoming this year's Editor-In-Chief. Mahoney is excited to take on...

Mia Swanson

Managing Editor

This is Mia Swanson’s third year with the Southerner, and their first year as the Southerner’s Managing Editor. Swanson is very excited to be this year’s Managing Editor, which they’ve been lo...

Henry Holcomb

Features Editor

Henry Holcomb is a senior at South and is the Features Editor for the Southerner. In his third year on the Southerner, Holcomb is excited to be involved in a new section. He is a Cross Country runner for...

Zoë Chinander-McFaul

News Editor

Senior Zoë Chinander-McFaul is starting her second year at the Southerner as the News Editor. Chinander-McFaul is excited to be able to see more people’s writing and help them develop as writers as...

Sophia Manolis

Opinions Editor

As she begins her second year as Opinions editor and 3rd year on the newspaper staff Sophia Manolis is more dedicated than ever to make sure new and returning students feel welcome and supported at South,...

Gabe Chang-Deutsch

Sports Editor

It is Gabe Chang-Deutsch’s second year at south and he's returning as sports editor for his second year on the Southerner. After spending his 9th grade on the team, the Southerner and Chang-Deutsch are...

Lil Crawford

Arts and Entertainment Editor

This is editor Lil Crawford’s 3rd year on the Southerner and her senior year at South High School. She first joined South’s newspaper her sophomore year and is very glad that she did. She believes...

Spencer Kimball

Photography Editor

Spencer Kimball is ready to take on his second year on newspaper. He joined as a junior unintentionally, but couldn’t be more excited to spend his senior year as photography editor for the Southerner....

Katherine Lunquist

Graphic Editor

Katherine Lundquist joined the Southerner as a freshman and as kept with it ever since. Now entering her third year she is now the graphics editor. She joined the Southerner because it’s a good way to be...

Suad Adam

Staff Writer

Whether it's working in her community, cooking at home, or spitting straight fire spoken word, senior Suad Adam demonstrates a passion. Combining a unique thoughtfulness seen in her interest in poetry...

Elliot Askari-Rabe

Staff Writer

Elliot Askari-Rabe is joining the Southerner for his first year and we are so excited to have his profound knowledge of politics and literature. Askari-Rabe is a senior and has always been interested ...

Norah Austin

Staff Writer

If you’re fond of the extensive Twin Cities park system, you could probably find Norah Austin walking or biking along the many paths within and throughout Minneapolis. Austin is a sophomore student a...

Ellie Barnett-Cashman

Staff Writer

Ellie Barnett-Cashman is excited to start her first year in newspaper as a sophomore at South High School. She is hoping to get some good writing and interviewing skills out of newspaper this year whic...

Patrick Bruch

Staff Writer

Senior Patrick Bruch is currently entering into his first year of writing for the Southerner. Senior year is an exciting thought for Bruch, who is excited to move onto new things! Exploring a new possibl...

Talula Cedar-James

Staff Writer

Talula Cedar-James is a sophomore who likes crime shows and arts like drawing, painting, and photography. This is her first year working on the Southerner and she joined because she would like to improve...

Charlie Chinander-McFaul

Staff Writer

You’ll usually find Charlie Chinander-McFaul listening to alternative noise pop or perusing his collection of old maps and globes, but recently you can find him somewhere else; on the staff of the South...

Maya Edmonds

Staff Writer

Maya Edmonds has joined the South High Southerner for her first year and although it originally may have been an accident, she is excited to learn more about writing in a journalism setting and improve...

B Fei

Staff Writer

Senior B Fei, a Staff Writer on the newspaper since the beginning of this school year, can be found sporting a myriad of sweaters and wearing their signature headphones. Between exploring urban life and...

Oliver Hall

Staff Writer

As he starts his third year on the Southerner, junior Oliver Hall is ready to bring his experience as staff writer to the newer student journalists joining the Southerner this year.  Outside of newspap...

Hazel Mckinney

Staff Writer

Debuting with her first year, The Southerner welcomes Hazel Mckinney to its staff! Being a freshman with a fresh face she felt as though that it'd be fun to get involved around the school. The Southerner...

Erika Peterson

Staff Writer

Freshman Erika Peterson is entering her first year as a part of the southerner. Peterson is already an active member of the south high community. From mountain biking to cross country skiing and even the ...

Ida Pountney

Staff Writer

Freshman Ida Pountney is starting her first year on the Southerner staff. Recommended to her by someone at orientation, Pountney hopes that being on the Southerner staff will help her become a better w...

Josaiah Rushing

Staff Writer

Josaiah Rushing is a Junior here at South High. Rushing plays for South High’s football team. As the youngest of 12, Rushing feels the most comfortable at home. His friends would describe him as funny,...

Diamond Sims

Staff Writer

Diamond Sims may be a senior, but she is not afraid to try new things! This is her first year in newspaper, and although she said  “I’m not even a newspaper type of person,” something told her s...

Caleb Stipkovits

Staff Writer

This may be Caleb Stipkovits’ first year at the Southerner but he has always had a passion for learning about what is going on in the world. A few years ago, his love for writing started up with a f...

Kinsley Wilcox-McBride

Staff Writer

With all seven pets in tow, sophomore Kinsley Wilcox-McBride begins her second year as a member of the newspaper staff here at South. Wilcox-McBride started in newspaper last year, as a freshman, and plans...

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