2018-2019 Staff

Avery Roberts

Star Staff

My name is Avery Grace Roberts. I am a freshman at Henderson State University majoring in mass media communication. My future occupational plan is to become a travel journalist. I am from Benton, Arkansas, although I attended...

Chloe Draper


Chloe Draper is a freshman and is majoring in communications. After graduating from Henderson, she plans on getting a master's degree in speech pathology from the University of Central Arkansas.

Alex Chavez

Star Staff

My name is Alexandria Chavez, also known as Alex. I am from Camden, AR. I am a freshman. I have been in yearbook since 7th grade and have loved every moment since. I am majoring in Fashion Merchandising. I miss my family.

Kelly Cogan


My name is Kelly Cogan. I am a Freshman. I love sports, and wasting my time playing Fortnite. Im a pretty simple person, I don't like to stay up lat because im not a morning person

Archer Adcock

Program Director

Archer "Archie" Adcock is the program director at KSWH-LP. He is currently pursuing a degree in Mass Media with minors in German and Philosophy at Henderson State University. He enjoys D&D, LARPing, and generally being a gigantic...

Kamisha Murray

sales director

Kamisha is a student from Stuttgart Ar, pursuing a degree in Family and Consumer Sciences at Henderson State University. She is the Staff's sales director and enjoys reading in her spare time.

Raegan Cannon

Editor of STAR

I'm Raegan Cannon, I'm a junior elementary education major.  I'm from Sheridan Arkansas and this will be my 6th year doing yearbook!  I'm the editor in chief of the STAR and I'm also in Showband, Sigma Alpha Iota and Gamma Beta...

Dee Dee

Radio Station Manager

Diominique McKissick, or Dee Dee, is a senior mass media major at Henderson State University. She is the manager of the campus radio station, KSWH 102.5 The Pulse. Managing work study and school, she is also a mom to the lovely...

Steven Listopad

Publications Adviser

Steven Listopad (MA, CJE, ABD), is a lecturer in the Communication and Theater Arts department and the student publications adviser at Henderson State University. He is one of the originators and leaders of the national New Voi...

Paris Dugan

Photo Editor

Paris is an AR designer, specializing in photography, graphic design and illustration. Currently pursuing a B.A. in digital art and design at Henderson State University, Paris is also a recording hip-hop artist and member of the...

Sarah Franklin

Assistant Editor

Sarah Franklin is a sophomore elementary education major from Little Rock. Franklin is editor in training for Henderson’s yearbook, the Star after being co-editor of her high school’s yearbook for two years. "I am excited to b...

Jae-Kur Lockhart

Opinions Writer/ Editor

Jae-Kur Lockhart is from Bearden, AR. Lockhart is the opinions writer and editor for The Oracle. He is a Human Services major with a minor in mass media. Lockhart is also a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, INC.

Larry Massey

Photo Chief

Larry Massey is a junior digital art and design major. The majority of his work as a designer is clean vector art and typography. Massey has a great passion for photography and after he graduates from Henderson he would like...

Aaron O'Quin

Online Administrator

Currently digital art & design major with studies in illustration and concept art, Aaron is an artist with a passion for the arts. Having already had his artwork displayed in a variety of shows across Arkansas, Aaron has only...

Zac Walthall

Arts and Entertainment Editor

Originally a music major, Zac spent his undergraduate years immersed in the arts. Now, as a graduate student, he has decided to become equally versed in entertainment as well.

Ashley Smith

News Editor

After graduating with a BA in Communications, Ashley Smith is serving as the Editor in Chief for The Oracle while attending graduate school at Henderson State University. Her family comes first, and her one year old daughter Lily...

Wade "Pete" Tubbs

Arts & Entertainment, Special Editions Editor

Wade "Pete" Tubbs is the current Arts and Music and Special Edition Editor for The Oracle, and loves to focus on the film industry. His time as the previous Editor in Chief was spent offending a state official and several students,...

Hailee Taylor

Section Editor

Hailee Taylor is a junior majoring in psychology and human services. Taylor is currently a section editor for the star yearbook and has been on staff for three years. When she's not working with the yearbook staff, obsessing over...

Jade Wolfe

Assistant Editor

Jade Wolfe is a junior at Henderson State University majoring in innovative media. After being copy editor for The Oracle, she was kind enough to become assistant editor this year. On the weekends she bartends and corrects peoples'...

E'Lyse Thaxton

Section Editor

Thaxton is a junior innovative media major and mass media minor here at Henderson State University. She is 19 years old and has worked for the STAR Yearbook for two years. Last year, she ansd Sierra Stormes were co-editors of...

Antonio Terry

Photographer/ Story Editor

Antonio Terry is a story editor for the STAR Yearbook. As a junior marketing major minoring in sociology, Terry loves doing photography on the side. A self proclaimed very quiet person, Terry  "talks as much as some people."...

Markayla Wyatt

General Manager

Markayla Wyatt is a senior marketing and management double major from Stuttgart, AR. Wyatt is currently employed as the General Manager for Reddie Media Group, an organization that consists of newspaper, yearbook, radio, and television....