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Rising Stars: YouTuber has prevailed over obstacles to become Internet sensation

Rising Stars: YouTuber has prevailed over obstacles to become Internet sensation

Victoria Hernandez, Rising Stars columnist

September 13, 2018

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One of the “OGs” (original gangsters) of YouTube, Shane Dawson, whose real last name is Yaw, has kept a longstanding career on the ever-changing video-sharing website YouTube since 2008. Over the 10 years that he’s been on YouTube has accumulated over 16,320,260-plus subscribers and 4,138,933,812-plus...

Rising Stars: Family Channel brings joy to millions

Rising Stars: Family Channel brings joy to millions

Maddie Dion, Rising Stars Columnist

February 22, 2018

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They are Austin McBroom, Catherine Piaz, and Elle Lively McBroom, who are also known as The Ace Family. The Ace Family is quickly becoming well-known to people all over the world, having over 5 million subscribers on their YouTube channel. Austin and Catherine film their life with their 1-year-old...

Softball players strive for self-improvement

Softball players strive for self-improvement

February 22, 2018

It has been a journey of self-improvement efforts for second baseman Alexa Maldonado, a junior at Martin High School. Alexa shared that watching videos on YouTube help her get better. “I watch videos on YouTube to try to learn and improve on my movements,” Alexa said. The game of softball...

Rising Stars: YouTuber has a bucket list channel

Rising Stars: YouTuber has a bucket list channel

Maddie Dion, Rising Stars columnist

September 23, 2017

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Elton Castee, who started out on Vine, now has a huge audience on YouTube. Elton has 287,113 subscribers on his main channel, but he also has another channel called TFIL which has 1.1 million. TFIL is a channel that is basically a bucket list for him and his friends. He has traveled all over the ...

Rising Stars: Collab channel is gaining millions of subscribers

Rising Stars: Collab channel is gaining millions of subscribers

April 27, 2017

Kian Lawley and Jc Caylen, also known as Kian and Jc on YouTube, are well known YouTubers. Their first actual video was posted January 19, 2015, called “WAXING BEST FRIEND CHALLENGE”; the other videos were a countdown to the video they were posted January 12, 2015, through January 18, 2015. Over t...

Rising Stars: YouTube star creates funny and sarcastic videos

Rising Stars: YouTube star creates funny and sarcastic videos

Maddie Dion, Rising Stars columnist

January 6, 2017

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Jack Baran, known as thatsojack, is known for his funny and sarcastic videos on YouTube. Jack’s first video was named “Could it be you- H*Wood;” it’s a music video for the song.  For a while he made music videos and the went into other types of videos, like question and answers and making...

Rising Stars: Musician has 64.7 million followers

Rising Stars: Musician has 64.7 million followers

October 20, 2016

Jacob Michael Whitesides is a popular musician who started on YouTube and Vine with over 1.5 million followers on Instagram, 64.7 million followers on Twitter and 393,563 thousand subscribers on YouTube. Born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee, he first noticed while at a festival in 2008. That’s wh...

Rising Stars: YouTube star has millions of views

Rising Stars: YouTube star has millions of views

Maddie Dion, Rising Stars Columnist

October 14, 2016

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A humorous YouTuber and Viner named Liza has been a growing star and idol to many. Elizabeth Koshy, also known as Liza, is a half-Indian, half-Caucasian 20-year old Viner and YouTuber, born and raised in Houston, Texas. Her social media platforms, excluding Twitter, goes by the name of Lizzza; her...

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