Orbiter meets Destiny Willoughby

“My dad gave out a bike to a homeless person. He felt like he needed to give to be nice…He just wants to make sure everyone’s happy.” Freshman Destiny Willoughby has a hidden family secret: her dad is Streetsboro’s “Bike Doctor.” She said, “He just started like a few months ago, but he’s sold over […]

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Orbiter meets London Anderson

“I love reading books because I can escape from reality for a second,” said sophomore London Anderson, “but it feels like hours. When I read it’s like I’m in the story. Whatever happened in my personal life or anything doesn’t matter it’s just me and the book I’m reading. I feel as though I’m in my […]

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Orbiter meets Jackson Lanier

Freshman Jackson Lanier just returned to Streetsboro in March from Walsh Jesuit because, he said, the school was extremely hard and he did not like most of the students there. “I really just didn’t fit in there because there was a bunch of upperclassmen, and most kids in my grade either had a bad attitude […]

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Orbiter meets Nicholas Medwetz

New SHS math tutor, Nicholas Medwetz, started out as a substitute teacher. He enjoys his job because he loves “seeing students succeed and getting their grades up.” Medwetz also has a passion for baseball and helping young kids with the sport, which led him to teaching. “That’s kinda where it started, and I just loved […]

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Orbiter meets Kyrsten Ward

Junior Kyrsten Ward strives to keep her priorities straight. “I try and prioritize my time…,” she said. “I think time management is the most important thing in my life, because honestly, school comes first before anything. That is true until I have my baby, because then that will be my main priority…I also think my […]

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Orbiter meets Lexyn Blakenship

  Live. Love. Dance. Repeat! Freshman Lexyn Blankenship has been a dancer at Lisa’s School of Dance for about 10 years now, and if that’s not enough already, she’s also been cheerleading for 12 years. Out of all the dance types, such as the hoedown, boogie, and the all too famous waltz, Lexyn currently has […]

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Orbiter meets Steve McVay

SHS alumni Steve McVay started working for WSTB the end of his freshman year. “It was one of the more fun things about being in high school,” he said. McVay graduated in 2003. He visited the new high school for WSTB’s 45th anniversary reunion April 23. He said he was glad the new high school […]

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Orbiter meets Angel Huhn

Sophomore Angel Huhn Sophomore Angel Huhn recalled living in London before she moved to Streetsboro. “I really miss…the UK public transport,” she said. “I had a job, and I went to the library and read to little kids and stacked shelves. It sucks because [now] I have no job, and I don’t know how to […]

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Orbiter meets Aljuwon and Emily

If given the chance to offer the underclassmen some advice, senior Aljuwon Eiland-Sims would say, “Actually do more work and don’t sit around your freshman and sophomore year.” His classmate, Emily Frost, added: “Definitely just take advantage of the time here and have lots of fun; do your homework and go to class.” As Eiland-Sims […]

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Orbiter meets Tyler Settle

Senior Tyler Settle came to Streetsboro High School three years ago from Avon, Ohio. Although he admitted he did not always get along with his peers, Settle said,  “One of my favorite teachers is Mr. Charlton and then Mr. Gaug, because Charlton has helped me a lot over these three years, and then Gaug is […]

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Orbiter meets Tate Raub

Freshman Tate Raub, is a victorious Tri-C jazz musician, as well as a Harry Potter fanatic, a soccer player and a track athlete. Tate is involved in the school theater, marching band, pep band, and the school jazz band. “I’m only in band and my portion of rehearsals for theater don’t start till March, but […]

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