Tim is the Journalism teacher at Delta High School since 1998. He is also the head coach of both the boy’s (since 1990) and girl’s (since 1995) tennis team. Tim is also the president of the Indiana High School Tennis Coach’s Association (since 1999) and has been inducted into the Indiana High School Tennis Hall of Fame (Class of 2008).
An avid tennis player and traveler, junior Adam Altobella is in his first year on the DHS Eagle’s Eye newspaper staff. In addition to his previously mentioned hobbies, Adam enjoys watching television shows such as Seinfeld and Parks and Recreation, and cheering on his favorite sports teams, the Kentucky Wildcats and the Chicago Cubs. Although Adam is a rookie journalist, he is eager to learn about journalism and contribute to Eagle’s Eye.
Isaac Anderson is a sophomore and this is his first year of journalism. In addition to writing, he plays two sports: tennis and basketball. He is the oldest of five kids. Isaac enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends. He looks forward to his first year of journalism and writing some banger stories for Eagle’s Eye News.
Logan Anderson is a junior at Delta. He is in his second year of journalism. He has played tennis for two years at Delta. He also enjoys playing basketball and spikeball with his friends. He likes to spend time playing video games, too.
Eleni Bow watches too many cartoons and takes too many photographs. Never seen without paint on her hands. An aspiring journalist while a sophomore in high school. Stops to pet every cat or dog she sees. A day filled with new experiences is a day well spent. A day without a rainstorm is a day wasted. Currently listening to “Bummerland” by AJR, and streaming The Promised Neverland on Netflix.
Madalynn Bullock is a sophomore at Delta and has been part of the Eagle’s Eye team for two years. She enjoys creative writing and baking. She has won the Scholastic Writing competition and won a Gold Key for short story. She loves being outdoors and by the water. Her favorite sport is volleyball and used to play as a middle hitter. She eats at Puerta almost every day and orders the exact same thing every time. Her favorite shoes are sandals — that’s why she wears them every day even when it is snowing.
Zach Carter is a junior at DHS. He has been in newspaper since his sophomore year. Outside of school, Zach enjoys fishing and is a big sports fan. Some of his favorite sports teams are the Reds and the Colts. He plays on the golf team for Delta.
I’m Shayla Crow and it’s my second year of high school and first year in a journalism class.
Caleb Joshua Elliott is a sophomore who is really friendly. He’s 15 years old and has an awesome family. They all love sports and are true to their church. He participates in basketball and baseball, where he hopes to carry on one in college. My favorite movie would be The Princess Bride, which he considers to be very underrated. In his free time he’s often finding ways to improve, whether that’s in sports, religion, or as a person. By the time he graduates he hopes to come home in March knowing his basketball team finished its season with a win.
Alisha Fields is a sophomore and has been going to DelCom schools for four years. She loves gardening, roller skating, and Chinese food. She cares about the environment and regularly cleans rivers and roads in her city. She loves traveling to Europe with her family and has been to seven different countries. Her dream is to get her PhD and become a psychotherapist and live in Canada. She loves anything by Blanks and from the 80’s. She enjoys reading on rainy days. You can usually find her listening to music and drinking her favorite soda, Dr. Pepper.
Zach Gullion is a second-year newspaper student and a sophomore at Delta. He plays baseball for Indiana Primetime and Delta, and he enjoys watching the Cincinnati Reds. He also enjoys doing DIY projects, playing spikeball, watching “Friends,” and eating Hot Pockets.
Sabrina McElyea is a senior at Delta and this is her first year taking newspaper. She has never taken a class like this before so she thinks it should be interesting. She is hoping to write stories on topics that are often overlooked. She wants to bring light to things and people that deserve it. She is the type of person that keeps to herself and isn’t exactly comfortable with her work being public, so this is out of her comfort zone. Outside of school, she enjoys watching Netflix and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite shows are Friends and The Walking Dead. Her favorite type of food is Mexican. She has a dog named Dorothy, a cat named Luna, and a fish named Dexter.
Adam Navarro is a senior as well as a four-year journalism student. He’s an avid sports fan, likes politics, and enjoys video games. His freshman year, he wrote the salutatorian feature in the “Senior” issue of our magazine. The following year he wrote the valedictorian feature in the magazine. His junior year was, in his opinion, his best year in the class. He wrote about Matt Painter, whom he later met, getting his jersey retired at DHS, as well as stories about state diving champion Sam Bennett and athletic phenom Zach Garner. He takes a lot of pride in his stories and hopes that you enjoy his stories as much as others in the past!
DHS sophomore Ava Reagan has too much free time, but not enough ways to spend it. As time crawls by, she can be seen either baking sweets or sitting with her three adorable dogs. If she’s in the mood, she can ramble on and on about whatever her mind’s currently stuck on, whether that be old Scooby-Doo movies nobody cares about, or one of the worst books she’s ever read.
My name is Grace and I’m a freshman. I love things such as baking, cooking and swimming. I also love journalism and mostly photography. My favorite color is blue and my favorite food is pasta. I also like drawing and painting. When I’m older, I would like to be a news reporter or a radio show host. I also like music and shopping and love to travel. I joined newspaper class because I feel like I could really express myself and influence others through sharing pictures and my writing for others to see.
Gavin Riley is a sophomore at Delta High School. He is a first-year student in student media. He has two dogs and one cat; they are all mean and like to destroy things. He has no prior experience in newspaper or journalism. He is a football fan, and his favorite team is the Cincinnati Bengals. His favorite television show is The Office. In his free time Gavin likes to take long drives, eat dinosaur mac and cheese, hang out with friends, and annoy his siblings. After he graduates from high school, he wants to go to trade school and become an electrician.
Abby Rouse is a sophomore from Delta High School. She plays basketball and softball. In her free time she likes to be outdoors or watching sports. Sometimes she likes to watch Netflix. Her favorite foods are pizza and chicken quesadillas.
Hello, I’m Brett Shearer, a Senior here at DHS! Many of you know me from my work with our resident Theater Troupe the Delta Troupers, as well as my participation in EZN last year. I’m also an avid writer, having won four awards in the last five years of scholastic writing, as well as a huge nerd about… well… almost anything! I’ve also been studying German the last few years, and can speak a little bit, even. I am excited to be able to bring you informative- and, hopefully, entertaining- news once again as a part of Eagle’s Eye News! Auf Wiedersehen!
Nathan Sites likes to write short stories for fun, mostly horror, so he decided to join the Eagle’s Eye staff so that he could put his writing skills to use by writing stories about what is going on around Delta High School. He one day wishes to write a book that everyone knows the name of. He also loves strategy games like Pokemon and chess. He wouldn’t say he’s the best, but he one day hopes to be!
Kaleb Streyckmans is a junior at Delta High School. He is currently in his second year of Newspaper class. Along with the traditional newspaper tasks, Kaleb is additionally tasked with running the Eagle’s Eye Magazine Instagram account. Kaleb traditionally enjoys spending his time out of school with family and friends. Additionally, he enjoys driving, scrolling through TikTok, customizing any and all shoes, collecting every coin within an arm’s length, running his grandmother’s business presence online and putting Nutella on waffles. Consider yourself lucky if you find him on a night without one of his nephews over.
Linus Weimer is a freshman at Delta High School and is in his first year of journalism.
Hello I’m BreiAnna Wesley and I’m a disability activist and I have a service dog. I speak about invisible disabilities and explain stuff about service dogs. I am a sophomore here at Delta. Being in journalism I’m hoping I can learn how to advocate more and join another service dog handler going across the country to schools to explain about service dogs.
Gaige Winchester is a sophomore at Delta. He plays Basketball and Baseball at DHS. He enjoys going to the beach, being with friends, and playing spikeball. He also enjoys watching That 70’s Show and is a Mexican food advocate.
Grayson Zoller is a sophomore at Delta High School. He enjoys hiking, indie games, and water. He also enjoys making videos on his Youtube channel, which he uploads to when he feels like it.