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Emily Adams, 17, attends Muriel Battle High School in Columbia. She is a freelance reporter for her school newspaper, the Spartan Spearhead. Emily looks forward to being the editor-in-chief of her school’s paper before she graduates in 2016. After graduation she plans to attend MU to major in agricultural journalism. As a member of FFA, she competes in public speaking and has been a member of forestry, dairy, and horse judging teams. She enjoys photography and exploring the outdoors. Emily is the daughter of Brian and Andrea Adams and is older sister to Michael Adams.