2017-2018 Staff


Photographer/ Photo Editor

Paris is an AR designer, specializing in Photography, Graphic Design, & Illustration. Currently pursuing a BA in Digital Art and Design at Henderson State University, Paris is also a recording Hip-Hop artist and member of...

Sarah Franklin

Section Editor

My name is Sarah Franklin and I am a freshman elementary education major from Little Rock. I am a section editor for Henderson’s yearbook, the Star. I was co-editor of my high school’s yearbook for two years, and I am exci...

Jae-Kur Lockhart

Opinions Writer/ Editor

My name is Jae-Kur Lockhart and I’m from Bearden, AR. I am also the opinions writer and editor for the The Oracle at Henderson State University. I’m a Senior Health Sciences major with a minor in Mass Media. I am also a member...

Joshua Bradley

Photo Editor

Joshua Bradley, born in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, is an art education student set to graduate in May of 2018. Bradley was raised in Ashdown, Arkansas. Considering he doesn't get out much and is from such a small town, he enjoys doing...

Larry Massey

Photo Chief

Hello My name is Larry Massey I am a jounior and a digital art and design major. The Majority of my work as a designer is clean vector art and typography. I have a Great Passion for photography and After I graduate from Henderson...

Aaron O'Quin

Online Administrator

Current 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

Senior Communications major with a mass media minor. I have worked for the Oracle for 3 years and am the news editor this year. I am graduating in May and plan on beginning my Masters degree in the fall. I am the proud momma to...

Wade "Pete" Tubbs

Editor in Chief

Wade "Pete" Tubbs is the current editor in chief of the HSU Oracle, although he may not be for long. He has feared his dismissal since he first started, and now he fears it is at foot. Having offended a state official and several...

Hailee Taylor

Section Editor

My name is Hailee Taylor. I am a junior and majoring in Psychology and human services. I am a section editor for the star yearbook and have been a staff member for 3 years. When I'm not working with the yearbook staff, I'm more...

Jade Wolfe

Copy Editor

I’m Jade Wolfe, I’m a junior at Henderson State University, majoring in Innovative Media. I’m currently the Copy Editor for the Oracle. On the weekends I’m a bartender and correct peoples grammar in my head. I enjoy long...

E'Lyse Thaxton


I am a junior Innovative Media major and Mass Media minor here at Henderson State University. I am 19 years old and have worked for the STAR Yearbook for 2 years. I am co-editor for the STAR with Sierra Stormes.

Antonio Terry

Photographer/ Story Editor

Hi, my name is Antonio Terry i'm the story editor. Im a Junior Marketing major minoring in sociology. Im a photographer on the side and love taking photos. Im a very quiet person and talk as much as some people. I love food and...

Markayla Wyatt

General Manager

Hello Everyone! My name is Markayla Wyatt. I am a Senior Marketing and Management double major from Stuttgart, AR. I am currently employed as the General Manager for Reddie Media Group. This organization consists of newspaper,...