I, Pam White, being of unsound I, Cajean Robinson, being of sound I, Zachary Hole, being of sound mind and weary body do hereby mind and body, do hereby claim mind and body, do hereby leave my leave mi corozon frances to Jose punchbuggy infinity on Jessica Kiel, advanced procrastination skills to my Casablanca, a French trailer to Evan a lot of “nice” name-calling and friends Rico Hans-King and Mat- Horton, “Vive la France” to Levi “playful” shoves to Devon Johnson, thew Morgan, along with my good Young, “teach ’em up” to Bryan the ability to make up silly speeches wishes and hope for all of my friends Bergstrom, my non-existent discipli- on the spot to Gasten Warren, and who I have had the pleasure of shar- nary skills to Cecilia de Aza Post, lots of laughs, hugs, and smiles to ing my high school experiences with. my birthplace to Harry Seals, ALL everyone else. In my future, I am I will always remember the fun I had tick-tack-toe and Unit tests to Christy going to the University of West with my friends along with the years Poling, my former classroom to Georgia to major in education. in band class with Mr. Owens and Brent Walburn, coffee and solace to Thanks to Mr. Martin, Senora Mr. Neidhardt, as I leave to attend Kitty Cheek, “in the fullness of time” Murray, Mr. O, Mr. Robbins, and Georgia State University. to Juliann Brandes, “we’re outta Doc. I love you all! here” to Adrienne Elder. I, Antonio Perez, being of sound I, Jessica Samone Brown, being of I, Ivy Megginson, being of mind and body, do hereby leave my sound mind and body, do hereby (relatively) sound mind and body, do ability to wait till the last minute to leave much success and happiness to hereby bequeath to all present and do everything and still receive one of all upcoming freshmen, sophomores, future chorus students the absolute the top grades in the class to all the juniors, and seniors. One thing that I best time that anyone could have in slacker students of EC. To Mr. Elder, would like to say to you is “Don’t be high school being surrounded by I thank you for never letting the class a fool; play it cool if you want to get your friends, a great teacher, and forget that how much you hate out of school.” In the fall, I am going beautiful music. I leave to you all the school, in the end, “It’s all about the to West Georgia Technical College complete inability to sit still, and to Paypa!” I plan to attend The Culi- for cosmetology. After many lessons Abby and Tori I leave the endless nary Institute of America in Hyde to learn and accomplishments, I am making of copies. I will attend Co- Park, New York to pursue a career in going to open my own shop. I would lombus State University’s school of culinary arts. A memory that I will like to thank many of the wonderful music to pursue a career in choral stay true to forever is to keep One teachers at East Coweta because you conducting. Thank you all, especially Love in your heart, whether it be a mean so much to me and you have Mrs. Weeks, for filling these four person, thing, or ideal, for it will taught me more than I will ever years with wonderful memories that I define you for the rest of your life. know. Thanks Mrs. Latasha Wil- will carry with me for the rest of my liams, Mrs. Parsell, Mrs. Toni Noles, life. and last but not least Mrs. With. I, Kayla Holwick, being of sound I, Brittany Keaton, being of sound I, Jasleen Kaur Bolina, being of mind and body, do hereby give my mind and body, do hereby leave my sound mind and body, do hereby ability to form ridiculous answers in trainer’s scissors behind to Mel-Ro bequeath my half-hearted sarcasm Academic Bowl to Trey Blanden. To and Becky. Coach Knott and Coach and senioritis (where waking up is Ben Bockenek, I give my Mock Trial Lovewell– I’ll be back for the Friday procrastinated) to Heather Rose and rule knowledge. To the upcoming night lights. To my football family: Lauren Boudreau. Chelcee Bryant, I seniors in Mock Trial, I give the op- enthusiasm even when you’re on the leave you my lunches and metabo- portunity to become lead attorney, ground. Get back up. You can have lism. Courtney Matheny will receive and remember that you have to work my tolerance, Mrs. Stephens, and my paperwork to patent chemiosmosis. for it. To Mrs. Stefenelli, thank you “intense” ability to party. I leave all “Best Friend” Mike Collins: I hope for getting me started in AP. To Mr. my coaches, teachers, and mentors you find all of the writing utensils I Robbins, I will always remember with my utmost gratitude; you have loaned you. To those brave enough “Oh the Places You Will Go.” I will inspired me to influence others. Un- to take AP Biology, I leave the Fri- always be grateful to Mrs. Elder for derclassmen, walk with purpose and day Shenanigans. Many have asked pushing me to be better. My greatest hold your head high like you’ve got a to inherit my brain and super-genius thanks goes to Mrs. Stephens for all nosebleed. I plan to attend the Uni- powers, but I need those for Auburn you have done in the past three versity of Georgia in the fall to major University in the fall to pursue a ca- years. I plan to attend the University in education with a focus in creative reer as an operating room pharma- of Georgia in the fall and pursue a and gifted learning at a high school cist. degree in International Business. level. I, Danielle Alexander, being of I, Joey Cyr, leave to my sister Mer- I, Angie Ingram, do hereby leave sound mind and body, do hereby anda Cyr my AP US notes. If I can my learning abilities of not procrasti- leave my costumes to Echostage. To find them. To my friend Trevor nating to finish my course work at Taleya I leave you with the “High Bachman I leave my severe case of the last minute, and also the school School Memories.” To Mr. Robbins senioritis and my ability to fail my parties where we lost our common I leave my animal cell project. To senior paper and sleep in class and sense and danced until our bodies Doc I leave all my thanks. I plan on still pass language with an 81 aver- dripped sweat, to celli cell, a.k.a. attending college at Columbus State age. I plan to attend Southern Poly- Marcellus Parrott. Remember that University to double major in Thea- technic State University to study the sky is the limit so whatever you tre and dental hygiene. To Katarina engineering. put your mind to will be possible if and Kayla H., I leave you guys the you just have faith. I will be attend- memories of us sharing every mo- ing Gordon College to pursue a ca- ment with each other. reer in nursing. I, Ashley Dawson, being of sound I, Edith Avila, bequeath my ability I, Meggan Scott, being of sound mind and body, leave my awesome to function with two hours of sleep mind and body, leave my ability to organizational skills to Mrs. Kelly to all of the AP geniuses. I leave run away from creepers to my beau- Jackson. I leave Katie Kaminski the behind all the mistakes of procrasti- tiful sister, Sarah Scott. I leave Katie ability to withstand the perversion nation and take all the positives. Kaminski, Derrick Perez, Jordan that comes from the boys at lunch. I Good Luck. I give a special thanks to Bailey, Antonio Foles, and my leave Kristopher Nelson the ability to Mrs. White, Lewandowski, and Mrs. lovely clarinets the ability to stay make perfect poster projects. I will Elder. You guys have changed my beautiful, no matter what. I’ll be at- be attending the University of West life for the best and you pushed me tending Georgia Southwestern to Georgia. I want to thank Mr. Neid- to the edge. Thank you, for teachers study psychology. I couldn’t have hardt and Mr. Owens for showing me like you will be blessed. done it without my family, Neid- that life goes on after something goes hardt, Owens, Mr. Elder, Mrs. With, wrong. I appreciate that greatly. Lewie (my lotto ticket buddy), and Thank you Madame White for being the lovely Mrs. Stefenelli. Congrats you. I will really miss you. to the class of 2010! I, Emily Stephens, being of sound I, Alace Bentley, leave to Eddie I, Miracle Golden, being of sound mind and body, do hereby leave the Morris my love to hold onto that mind and body, do hereby believe care of my mother, Mrs. Stephens, to which you already you have a tight that if there were more teachers like Mrs. Bennett, Mrs. Stefenelli, and grip. I leave my cheerleading skills Mrs. Barronton, the graduation rate Ms. Spradlin. I leave the treasured to all my girls, Brittany Stewart, Ja- would be 100%, and attendace would “Friday Song” to Margaret Kaz- cee Terell, Morgan Bass, and Mel- always be perfect because students mierczak. To Ben Bockenek, I leave lissa “Mel” Boone. And to my love couldn’t miss a day of being taught an ounce of my intelligence. To Mrs. Olivia Jackson, I leave my by their favorite teachers like Mrs. Lowrie, I leave my sarcasm sign for strength… heaven knows you’ll need Barronton. She has been such an future use against Mr. Sewell. I plan it! I myself plan to attend Georgia inspirational teacher to me. to attend Georgia Tech in the fall Southern University in the fall of Thanks… and much love! where I will major in Biology and 2010 to become a journalist. Wish enjoy being a cheerleader! me luck! I, Ryan Collis, leave my “swole” to I, Jessica “J. Lee” Lee, being of I, Aksa Anwar, being of sound mind Jason Eady and Tyler Ridgeway. I, sound mind and body, do hereby and body, do hereby leave the drama, Ryan Collis, leave my four square graduate. I leave my good wishes to excitement, and extensive amount of skills to Kyle Lorow. I, Ryan Collis, all those who are not. Chris, keep work, to my sister, Yusra. I plan to leave my football skills to Nick Gi- saying your famous line. I plan to attend Georgia State University. I rard. I, Ryan Collis, leave all my attend a college ten graduate again. would like to thank Mrs. Elder and inner strength, love, joy, and devo- Then, I’ll get a job and live my life. Mr. Robbins for believing in me and tion to Daniela Velez. encouraging me to be the best I can be! Farewell, high school! I, Carissa Bussie, being of sound I, Mark ations II, being of sound I, ancy Patricia Bott, being of mind and body, do hereby leave mind and body, do hereby leave questionably sound mind and body Nesha “Solo” Edward to thick Kayla my whole heart. I love you do hereby leave my absolute awe- shawty all my partying and late night best friend. I would like to leave someness to my cousin, Becca Bott; cakin lol. To Keshana (thickest in the what is left of my sanity to Megan use it wisely. I leave my lameness to school) Goode I leave my ability to Hillyer because she is the one who fill all of the classes Mrs. Williams accomplish everything in one day. helped me keep what I have left. To has for years to come, and my super And I can’t forget my girl Symone Katarina I leave my love for acting fantastic, amazing, unforgettable Walker (too grown). I leave you the because I know you are gonna shine personality to remain at East Coweta ability to be grown now. Love you next year! To Joel I leave all the forever. I plan on attending West all! I am only a text away (lol). I plan smiles I never gave because I don’t Georgia Technical to become a certi- to attend JSU in the fall to pursue a like my teeth and his are awesome. I fied paramedic. Kelli Williams and career in nursing. have loved high school so much and Jan Melton, I will miss y’all like will miss it like crazy. I hope you all crazy! Thanks for EVERYTHING! love your next year! I, Anthony Steve Davila, being of I, Marissa Greene, being of sound I, Jacob Demlow, being of sound sound mind and body, do hereby mind and body, do hereby leave my body and mind, do hereby leave my leave my ability to procrastinate to ability to finish the senior paper freshman MASKE!, my uniqueness, Madame White, the teacher who has without pulling an all-nighter the and my ability to be whomever I helped me with many things in my night before it’s due to Hunter want. To Joel I leave my video mak- life. To Alex Marie Madrid, my love Woods. To Lauren Ward, I would ing knowledge. To the future Echos- for the simple things in life and na- like to leave my water-color painting tage officers I leave patience and ture. To Al Banks and Tanner Rec- abilities (as long as she promises to compassion. To Katelyn I leave my tor, my love for cars and racing. To let me visit Lola!). To the remaining understanding and late night conver- Matt Brown and Tommy Watson, high school students, I wish the will sations. I would like to thank Doc my running abilities and the skills to to succeed and to make these years and Mr. O for making the past four pull “J-turns.” To Chris Smoot, my great. I would like to thank all of my years so memorable. I would also ability to fail every test and some- teachers for their encouragement. It like to thank Ms. Wickham and Ms. how pass the class. To Trevor Bach- is because of them that I will con- Williams for being accepting, won- man, my “skills” in swimming. Last tinue my education at the University derful people. To Kendall Trammell but not least, TJ Kholi and Abby of Georgia. I especially want to I leave my “Single Ladies” legacy. Corser, the ability to remain positive thank Madame White for making my To Ili, Micaela, Marilyn, Kat, and and strong during difficult situations. transition into East Coweta much Kayla I leave my love of Lady Gaga. I plan to attend UGA in the fall to more bearable than I had anticipated. I would like to thank all my other pursue a major in International Busi- friends and teachers for the support ness along with a minor in Japanese. and love in my education. I will con- tinue my education this fall at Geor- gia State University. I, Justin Combs, being of sound I, Lynnda Wright, being of sound I, Tyler Hall, rockin’ the class of X, mind do hereby leave my ability to mind and body, do hereby leave my leave my legacy chain to The Irish- make anyone laugh to my brothers. I wisdom and creativity along with my man. Wear it proudly and pass it on. leave my study habits to all the jun- writing and test taking ability. Try to A few teachers stand out in my iors who are taking AP Literature/ make class time the best and get memories of this place. Madame Microeconomics. I plan to attend plenty of rest even if it’s during class White, four years in your class have Georgia Southern University to pur- that's so you won’t crash. For when been great. Miss Melton, your teach- sue a career as a doctor. To Coach you have to deal with all the senior ing class helped me realize I want to Knott, who has influenced my life hassles all the way till you receive teach. Finally, Ms. Walker, without the most, I leave all the good times your tassel, make the decisions that your math help, I wouldn’t have we had together on the sidelines. I are best for you and then you will graduated. I just wanna thank every- will always come back to the games make it through. one who has helped me through when I can. I plan to go to Columbus State to these four years at ECHS. major in Biology and become a brain surgeon. Special thanks to Mr. Elder, Mrs. Knott, and Mr. Sewell. I, atalie Robertson, being of I, Maya Austin, being of sound I, Morgan Hunnicutt, being of sound mind and body, do hereby mind and body, do hereby leave my sound mind and body, do hereby bequeath to Melanie Robertson my leadership skills to Olivia, Brittany, leave EC with my procrastination for ’88 Ford and a parking space. I also and Jazmyn as they lead the varsity others to keep; I no longer want it. give my school involvement and basketball cheerleading squad next I’m leaving with the hope of Barry opportunities; enjoy it while you can. year. Good luck to all of you! No Weaver continuing with his stubborn To Lauren Grant, my zumba moves matter what happens, remember to will to exceed his classes, no matter (work it girl!) and memories of fun always have fun, keep your cool, and how often I call him a dork. I also times and good conversation; to Al- do you. My advice to underclassmen leave with thanks to Mrs. Ratzlaff for exa Moss and Melanie Robertson, is to always work hard, never give encouraging me to never give up. I my leadership in chorus. Show Mrs. up, and to never let anyone tell you am attending the University of West Weeks some respect! To Taylor that you can’t do something. I plan to Georgia to become a kindergarten Moore, a.k.a. Willis, my AP notes attend Valdosta State University in teacher. and my advanced procrastination. I the fall to pursue a career in early also give you more time to hang out childhood education. I would like to I, Tiffany Craig, being of sound with Mel, even though you will thank Mr. Nigrelli for helping me mind and body, do hereby leave never take my place; to Victor understand chemistry and Mrs. Elder Garrett Hall the courage to be his Mendez, good lunch conversations for teaching me now to REALLY own person and along with our spot and the ability to dream big. Shoot write. Attending EC for four years out at the bus loading area. I leave for the stars! I plan to attend the Uni- has been a great experience, but it’s Amanda Caldwell morning alertness versity of Georgia in the fall and time for me to go. With love, peace, to stay awake and be the major in broadcasting or public rela- and happiness, I say farewell to EC “spokesman” in seminary. I will be tions. and hello to adulthood. leaving in July for Brigham Young University in Rexburg, Idaho. I, JT Perry, being of sound body I, Cale Foster, being of sound mind I, Justin Combs, being of sound and mind, do hereby leave the “lo- and body, do hereby leave Mrs. mind do hereby leave my ability to ma-pa” rock to Cole Bodner. O also White my aviator glasses for letting make anyone laugh to my brothers. I leave my ability to wake up late and Zakk and I play Top Gun with the leave my study habits to all the jun- make it to school on time to Rachel class headsets. I also leave the tradi- iors who are taking AP Literature/ Kittle. I would also like to say good tion of the banana suit at the football Microeconomics. I plan to attend luck to the drill team. After I gradu- games to Lee Brown. My nickname Georgia Southern University to pur- ate, I will be going to Marine Corps of Whale goes to Michael Huges. I sue a career as a doctor. To Coach boot camp. I would like to thank plan to attend Truett-McConnell Col- Knott, who has influenced my life Colonel Ingram, MSgt Skinner, and lege and play baseball while pursu- the most, I leave all the good times GySgt Jones. These teachers have ing a career in education or business. we had together on the sidelines. I influenced me every day of high I would like to thank Mrs. Stephens will always come back to the games school and will always be considered for being a great teacher and making when I can. heroes to me. SEMPER FI me understand the brighter side of teaching. I, T.J. Kelly, being of sound mind I, Raquel Offield, leave my ability I, Ja’lisa Bussie, being of sound and body, do hereby leave my to eat food in class without getting mind and body, do hereby leave my t-shirts, humor, and way of life with caught to my junior friend Christina warm heart and cakin on Friday Ethan Iannarino. I leave my hacky Kirkman. I leave my ability to finish nights to my buttermilk, sister Ke- sack skills to Jake Mathis. I leave my homework for a certain class in the shara Goode. I love you girl. Also, I awesome hair to Rachel Deryck and class before it to Marti Hemphill. I can’t forget about my solo shawty, my Asian Persuasion to Olivia Flynt. leave my ability to be awesome to Nesha Edwards. I leave you my late The teachers that have impacted me my little brother Nick. I hope all my night party days and our breaking the most are Mrs. Ottavio, Coach junior friends have a great senior curfew. Y’all just remember that you Blair, and all of the Spanish teachers! year next year. Good luck next year should always strive for excellence. I’m glad Blair, Robbins, and and try to stay out of trouble, Nicky My plan is to pursue a career as a Stephens loved my songs! I’m taking Icky. GO MERCER!!! traveling nurse at Albany State Uni- my singing skills with me! versity. I, Melissa Kawai, being of sound I, Adrienne Elder, being of soon-to- I, Rachael Copeland, being of mind and body, do hereby bequeath: be-relaxed mind and body, do hereby sound mind and body, do hereby to Margaret Kazmierczak, my AP bequeath, upon my departure from bequeath the best summer ever to Biology notes; I hope they help you ECHS, the following items to said Margaret Kazmierczak, William Sta- more than they helped me. Taylor persons: My vast collection of liter- nier, Kendall Trammell, and Ben Mercer, Lauren Ward, and Emily ary classics (with a couple of trash Bockenek. To Melanie Robertson I Thompson, I leave you with nothing novel thrown in) to my English de- leave the perseverance to get through but my love! To Savannah Pelletier, I partment friends and co-workers, two more years. To Derek Foulks, I leave my crown (you know what I whom I will miss dearly. I leave leave you the ability to laugh no mat- mean). Hunter Woods, never stop many hours of grading AP essays/ ter what the circumstance. Mr. Rob- being a goober, it suites you. Charles 10-page term papers and writing bins, you will always be my STAR. Henson, keep on rockin’! I will be college/ scholarship recommenda- Mrs. Elder, you have changed my attending Georgia Southern Univer- tions to Micki Byrnes. My dearly life more than you will ever know. sity and be an active member of the beloved (and CLEAN) room and my Mrs. Bennett, thank you for keeping “chair,” I mean, Air Force National treasured English friends I leave in my senioritis in check. To the ladies Guard. I am double majoring in in- good hands with Randy Robbins. To in Guidance, I would never have ternational affairs and a language and Chris Sewell, I leave my whips and made it without you. Dr. Waggoner, minoring in photography. After two chains (not the fun kind) for obtain- thank you for being a loyal leader of years at Southern, I plan to transfer ing senior dues and other outstanding the high school of champions. I will to Auburn University and continue debts. I leave only one more year for be attending Georgia Tech in the fall my studies there. Mrs. Bennett, you my good buddy, David Ingram. To as a President’s Scholar to study fi- intimidated me and taught me to Cynthia Bennett, I leave my cell nance. never sleep in or skip class. You phone number, which she better use were one of the best teachers I’ve to keep in touch. I’m not leaving ever had and you can be sure you’ll anything for Pam White because be getting an email from me that you she’ll be sitting with me on the can read to your classes next year. beach. For all my students of this Mr. Robbins, I leave you with our year and years gone by, I leave my secret high five, may it live on for- love for you wherever you may go ever! Mr. Carson, stay golden! To and take memories of you forever future graduates of East Coweta, with me. Thank you ECHS for mak- study hard (especially if you have ing my life complete! AP Biology) and enjoy your time in high school. These are the fastest four years of your life and there is plenty more to come! I, Rachel Furbee, being of sound I, Sara Kennedy, being of sound I, Sarah Adams, leave my ability to mind and body, do hereby leave next mind and body, do hereby leave procrastinate and leadership abilities year’s yearbook staff with the re- Daniela Velez and Shari Taylor to to my cousin, Scarlett Holt. You sponsibility of creating the yearbook. stay strong in their relationship with never realize how fast your life will To next year’s Editor-in-Chief, I God, to keep their heads high and to pass you by. High school is a big leave the important task of being be strong leaders, to share the word, slap in the face, but it’s worth it. I Mrs. Garcia’s faithful “sidekick.” I and to be incredible role models as plan to attend the University of West would like to say a special thanks to the beautiful women of God they Georgia to pursue a career in educa- Mrs. Garcia for choosing to take on are! Psalm 16:8 “I have set the Lard tion. I’d like to thank Mr. Storey for the huge responsibility of creating always before me. Because He is at being an amazing teacher. Remem- the yearbook. Her dedication to cre- my right hand, I will not be shaken.” ber, never convince yourself of ate a beautiful book has clearly be- I plan to attend Atlanta City something your heart denies. come reality, and I appreciate the Church’s “City Interns” in the fall to work she has done to make this pursue a career in the ministry. year’s book a success. I am looking forward to attending Georgia College and State University in the fall of 2010.