January 30, 2015
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Six Texas High School Student Journalists Named National Winners in Quill Scroll International Honorary Society Competition
Texarkana, TX – The Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society for High School journalists recognized six Texas High School yearbook students in the 2014 Yearbook Excellence Contest.
Judges selected 217 national winners from more than 1,600 entries, and 36 sweepstakes winners were selected in 18 categories. All winners who plan to major in journalism or communications are eligible to apply for Quill and Scroll scholarships.
THS winners are as follows:
Michelle Madrid, Junior, Sweepstakes Winner in the People category for “Teachers Are People Too;”
Kelsi Brinkmeyer, Senior, National Winner in the Personality Profiles division for “Walk The Line;”
Rachel Qualls, Senior, National Winner in the Sports division for “Be Flexible;”
Mary-Stewart Shores, Senior, National Winner in the People division for “We Are Tiger Strong;”
Chandler Thomas, Senior, National Winner in the Student Life division for “When in Doubt, Freak Out;”
Morgan Williams, Senior, National Winner in the Personality Profiles division for “Have Faith in Miracles.”