McIntosh Trail

2017-2018 Staff

Savannah Harbin

Staff Writer

Senior Savannah Harbin, born January 4, 2000, joined writers workshop her senior year. She has always enjoyed writing, especially creative. She is looking forward to publishing her articles and works in the McIntosh Trail. As a lover of history and English, she is highly considering a career in teaching but has many options open for her future. Film has her complete interest, giving her the cravin...

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Mackenzie Rose

News Editor

Sophomore Mackenzie Rose, born in April 2002, joined newspaper for the first time this year and has not regretted her decision at all. Mackenzie is the News Editor and is looking forward to getting more involved in the McIntosh Trail. She runs for Varsity Track and Field here at McIntosh and plays soccer outside of McIntosh. Mackenzie is very involved with her church, Southside, and has been attendi...

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Jack Vaughn

Features Editor

     Senior Jack Vaughn, born June 15, 2000, started writing for the McIntosh trail his senior year. He has been part of the varsity swim team since his freshman year, and he plans to continue swimming this year. Being an active student, Jack remains involved in clubs and organizations at McIntosh. He was previously the secretary for Young Libertarian’s Club, and is currently serving ...

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Meghan Jaczko

Staff Writer

Born on April 14, 2000, Meghan Jaczko is joining the McIntosh Trail for her senior year. Because Meghan is a dancer, she loves the fine arts and is looking forward to writing for the Arts and Entertainment section of the newspaper. Meghan is looking at many different colleges, but is interested in ones with a strong biology program and beautiful campus. She hopes to earn a doctorate in molecular b...

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Sylvie Call

A & E Editor

Junior Sylvie Call is the Arts and Entertainment Editor for the McIntosh Trail, and the 2017-2018 school year is her second writing for the Trail. Sylvie hopes to pursue a career in fictional writing with a degree from Emory University or the University of Iowa. She loves music, reading and writing, and performing as part of the MHS color guard. Her favorite music artists are Imagine Dragons and Andrew ...

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Anna Muh

Staff Writer

Junior Anna Muh joins the MHS Trail for her first year as a staff writer. Although journalism was not her first elective choice, she will stick with it for the remainder of the year. Anna was a member of the varsity girls’ basketball team for both her freshman and sophomore years and plans on continuing into her junior and senior years. Because of this, Anna feels the most comfortable writing ab...

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Jaclyn Barnes

Staff Writer

Senior Jaclyn Barnes, joined writers workshop her senior year and is now writing for the newspaper. Along with creative writing, she enjoys acting and music. She wants to pursue a job where she can incorporate those three hobbies, such as a songwriter or playwright. She is originally from California, and after moving to Florida, she moved here to Georgia. Her dream is to live in London, England. Fro...

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Katrina Skonberg

Staff Writer

Freshman Katrina Skonberg (15) has lived in Peachtree City her whole life. She has grown up in a family of 6, and three of her older siblings have attended MHS in years past. She has explored what the school has to offer with sports and clubs; this year, she has joined the Cross Country team, French Club, Ambassadors, and Young Libertarians. After school, you can catch Katrina procrastinating homewor...

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Samantha Hutchinson

Staff writer

Samantha Hutchinson is seventeen and a senior at McIntosh High School. She plans to attend Valdosta State University in the Fall of 2018 and would like to major in pre-veterinary studies. Every Thursday she volunteers at the PTC veterinary clinic. She enjoys going to car shows with her 1968 Barracuda and working on her car. She also sings and writes her own original songs. Her personality and aspi...

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Alyssa Amaya

Staff writer

Senior Alyssa Amaya is new to the Mcintosh Trail and to Mcintosh High School. She joined the MHS Trail to improve her writing skills and hopefully make some new friends. She moved to Peachtree City the first week of school from McDonough, GA and was attending Creekside Christian Academy. Alyssa has played soccer for almost 14 years and has played 4 of them at AFC. She plans to go to West Georgia and...

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Sydney Suggs

Staff Writer

Senior Sydney Suggs joined Writers Workshop for creative writing. She has participated in 13 high school plays/musicals. She works to make the show happen by doing lights, sound, stage construction, and makeup. Her plans after high school lead her to the film industry. On the side, she plans to do freelance art and graphic design. In her free time she enjoys drawing, reading, playing bass guitar, a...

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Kamryn Torr

Editor In Chief

Junior Kamryn Torr, born October 28, 2000, joined newspaper her freshman year and has returned to write for the McIntosh Trail. She began playing soccer when she was three years old, but the week before her junior year, she suffered her third concussion in less than two years and will be out for the season. Kamryn was a part of both state titles for the McIntosh girls’ soccer team her freshman and so...

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Arden Estep

Opinion Editor

Arden Estep, a 16-year-old sophomore, is a second year staff member for the McIntosh Trail. She has a younger sister, Bergen, who is now a freshman at McIntosh High School. Arden is a part of Spanish Club this year and is excited about joining other clubs as well. In her free time, Arden enjoys spending time with her friends and family, binge watching various shows on Netflix, and driving her golf...

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Austin Carmichael

Staff Writer

Freshman Austin Carmichael is a first-year member of the Trail staff. He was born on December 5, 2002, in Atlanta, Georgia. He has been interested in writing since a young age and decided to continue learning to become a better writer by joining the newspaper. Austin attended Kedron Elementary School and JC Booth Middle School before attending McIntosh and has lived in Peachtree City for more than ...

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Samantha Cornett

Sports Editor

Sophomore Sam Cornett (15), born on March 18, 2002, joined the newspaper staff last year as a freshman. She goes by Sam or Sammy to all her friends. Sam has lived in the Peachtree City area her whole life, but she often spends part of her summers in North Carolina with her family. After high school, Sam is looking forward to leaving Peachtree City to try new things during and after college. Sam is inter...

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