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  • May 31Boys lacrosse state finals on Thursday June 2
  • May 16IHSA Boys Track and Field Sectionals, Thursday May 19
  • May 16IHSA Boys Volleyball Sectionals, Saturday May 21
  • May 16IHSA Girls Soccer Regionals, Friday May 20
  • May 16IHSA Boys Tennis Sectionals, Friday May 20
  • May 16IHSA Girls Track and Field State Finals, Friday May 20 and Saturday May 21
  • May 16Graduation, Friday May 20
  • May 16Senior Prom, Tues May 17
The student news site of Downers Grove South High School


The student news site of Downers Grove South High School


Tatum Mitchell

Tatum Mitchell, Print Co-Editor-in-Chief

Tatum Mitchell the Print Editor-in-Chief and a second-year staff member. Mitchell competed on the sectional/state journalism team in 2019 for news writing. She qualified for state, taking home third at sectionals. 

Mitchell is involved in theater, music and she also rides horses competitively. She has participated in choir since freshman year and has been in multiple DGS productions. Mitchell is involved in a variety of clubs at DGS including JKB/LOAM (an athletic leadership club), Spanish Club and Masque & Gavel. 

For the Illinois Journalism Education Association, Mitchell received first place and an honorable mention in front page design, first for best in-depth news story, second for best news story and an honorable mention for best centerspread story package. 

Mitchell would like to attend a four-year university to major in journalism or business. In her free time, she enjoys listening to many different musical artists but with favorites including  Arctic Monkeys, Bad Suns, The Rolling Stones and Ariana Grande.

All content by Tatum Mitchell

Issue 4

March 22, 2019
Kate Riley pictured as a cute kid with even cuter hair! Not much has changed.

TBT: Kate Riley

February 14, 2019

Issue 3

January 25, 2019
Elvis Presleys Christmas CD.

Top ten Christmas songs

December 11, 2018

Issue 2

November 16, 2018

Issue 1

October 4, 2018
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