The student news site of Little Rock Central High School

The Tiger Online

The student news site of Little Rock Central High School

The Tiger Online

The student news site of Little Rock Central High School

The Tiger Online

2019-2020 Staff

Shelby Pederson

Shelby Pederson

Hi to all of the curious readers who explored our website enough to come across staff bios. I’m Shelby! I ask a lot of questions, so naturally I became a high school journalist. I see a lot of value in individuals, and my ad...

Anna Spollen

Anna Spollen

Bonjour. I’m Anna, and I’m a first-year staff writer on the Tiger. In my free time I enjoy swimming, hanging out with friends and writing. I like cats, fall and high waisted jeans. I don’t like bugs or math. I can’t wa...

Anna Cay Vernon

Anna Cay Vernon

Hi! I’m a junior, and this is my first year on staff. This year, I am super excited about writing on current issues at Central and in the world around me. I love running and Fritos and laughs that make your stomach hurt. Ye...

Alexa Coughlan

Alexa Coughlan

Bonjour! I am a first year staff writer. Along with newspaper, I swim and run cross country for Central. My favorite fruit is mango because they’re orange. I am a Grey’s Anatomy enthusiast and will talk for hours about it. When...

Annie Fortune

Annie Fortune

Howdy! I am a junior, and this is my second year on staff with the Tiger. I love participating in student journalism and try to stay involved in the school community. I only drink black coffee, and my favorite snack is popcor...

Jamaica Myton

Jamaica Myton

Hi! I’m Jamaica, a senior here at Central. I’ve been on staff for two years. I’m president of the Black Student Union and Students for Justice. I’m also a Virgo. 'Tis the season!  Like one of my stories? Let me know!...

Jane Ellen Dial

Jane Ellen Dial

Hi! I’m Jane Ellen! I’m a junior, and this is my second year on staff for the Tiger. I love working on the paper and hope you enjoy it! I love coffee (probably too much), Gilmore Girls, and hanging out with my family and ...

Casey Carter

Casey Carter

I’m a senior going into my second year on staff. My favorite numbers are seven and eighty-three. Some fun facts about me are that I have never used a metal straw, and I love Sonic ice. Like one of my stories? Let me know! Ema...

Colm Simmons

Colm Simmons

Howdy, I’m Colm, new to staff but a long-time icon. I’m here to give you the hard hitting news in the most gorgeous packaging. I enjoy charging my crystals and shopping. A quote that best describes me is from the iconic film Mean...

Claire Porter

Claire Porter

Ahoy! I’m a junior and first year staffer. My favorite color is pink, and I love riding my horse and watching American Horror Story. In my free time I enjoy drawing, listening to records, and eating copious amounts of Gushers. Like one of my ...

Ellyson Bradford

Ellyson Bradford

Hey there, I’m Ellyson Bradford. I am a sophomore and this is my first year on newspaper staff. I play soccer a lot, but I also like to hang out with my friends. I love to write for the sports section and take pictures during...

Jessie Bates

Jessie Bates

I am currently a senior and enjoying my third year on staff. I enjoy Ben + Jerry’s chocolate fudge brownie ice cream and baking a variety of unhealthy treats. As executive editor, I aim to highlight the rich diversity of our schoo...

Lily Ryall

Lily Ryall

Hey, I’m Lily! I’m a senior and Voices editor for the Tiger. I’m a self-proclaimed coffee addict and cat person. One fun fact about me is that I can’t write a bio without sounding corny and that I buy most of my cloth...

Mary Ruth Taylor

Mary Ruth Taylor

Hey friends! This is my first year as a staff writer for the Tiger. You can usually find me drawing, reading or listening to Lana Del Ray. I love going to concerts, and I’m always down to chat about Stranger Things. Like one...

Mollygrace Harrell

Mollygrace Harrell

Hey guys! This is my second year on staff and first year running the online paper. You’ll probably find me reading in the corner of a coffee shop or watching sunsets with my friends. I love journalism because it combines two of my b...

Nico Heye

Nico Heye

Hey I'm Nicholas, but people call me Nico. I am a senior, and this is my third year on staff. After I graduate, I plan on majoring in economics, while also swimming competitively for whatever college I attend. I am an avid movie go...

Phoebe Raborn

Phoebe Raborn

Hi guys n gals. My name is Phoebe, and I don’t know why my name is spelled the way it is. I have a cat that I love, but he just got his leg cut off, and that’s kind of gross. He tips over a lot now. I play tennis with bot...

Olive Shuffield

Olive Shuffield

Hello ladies and gentlemen! My name is Olive, and no, I don’t like olives. However, I love Olive Garden. I have a cat named Fiona, and she is growing so fast that it makes me sad. Anywho, I am a junior and I love being on ne...

Robyn Reed

Robyn Reed

Howdy! This is my first year writing for the Tiger. I love journalism and learning about different cultures of the world. I’m an avid anime watcher and video game player. Like one of my stories? Let me know! Email me at robynr...

Sarah Gornatti

Sarah Gornatti

I’m Sarah, and my closet consists of primarily oversized sweatshirts. I love animals of all kinds, especially my overweight dog named Buddy. Don’t be fooled! My blonde hair is artificial, and sometimes it suddenly becomes b...

Thomas Hout

Thomas Hout

Aloha! This is my first year writing for the Tiger. I love all sports, especially basketball. In my free time I enjoy playing basketball and hanging out with my friends. I love animals, and one day I want to have a pet raccoo...

Hailey Molden

Hailey Molden

Hey, I'm Hailey Molden, a sophomore here at Central, and this is my first year writing for the Tiger. In my free time I like to write and binge watch Brooklyn 99 and The Office. Like one of my stories? Let me know! Email me at robyn...

Brooke Elliott

Brooke Elliott

I am a passionate author and programmer who is working to improve the Tiger every day. I also work with the Central High Memory Project to preserve the history of minority groups in Arkansas. Like one of my stories? Let me know!...

Ja’Bria Manning

Ja’Bria Manning

I’m Ja’Bria, or Bri, a senior here at Central! This is my first year on newspaper; I am not only a staff writer but also a photographer for the paper. I take pictures outside of school as well. I’m on the leadership team fo...

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