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Meet The Editors

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Get to know our experienced, special topics editors: Jill Cousins, sports and wellness; Jill Duff-Hoppes, arts; and Pam Neff, education. They’re always on the lookout for great stories and want to hear from you, our readers.

In our upcoming March/April edition, we’ll give you an in-depth introduction to three of our editors. Until then, here’s a quick intro to Jill Cousins, sports and wellness; Jill Duff-Hoppes, arts; and Pam Neff, education. Credit goes to our talented art director, Heather Loomis, for capturing the cartoon-like personality of each editor.


 Jill Cousins, Sports and Wellness Editor

A sports lover and a meticulous proofreader, you can usually find Jill on the tennis courts or out and about in the great outdoors.

If you have a story idea for Jill Cousins about sports, wellness, fitness, or health, email her at


Jill Duff-Hoppes, Arts Editor

If Jill isn’t writing about the arts, she’s creating her own or volunteering at local performance art venues.

Contact Jill at if you have a story idea involving the arts.


Pam Neff, Education Editor

An English major in college and a former teacher, Pam expertly blends her passion for writing and education to share all the great things going on in local schools.

To share an education-related story with Pam, email her at

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