Kris DeYoung

Beyond The Rock crew runs video production at Big Ticket Festival

July 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

by KRIS DEYOUNG The Beyond The Rock crew gets the opportunity to run a large part of the video production for the Big Ticket Festival. Loud music, famous bands, world-renowned speakers, thousands of fans and, most importantly, elephant ears are all part of this year’s Big Ticket Festival, which took place at Allegan County Fairgrounds June 14-16. The Big Ticket Festival [...]

Rockford TV studio claims Pillar of Excellence

May 31, 2012 // 0 Comments

by KRIS DEYOUNG Attaining a major accomplishment in television are (l–r) Video Technician Jason Springer, Mallory Bolin, Kayla Tykosky, David Dominiak, Anna Dood, and instructor Kris DeYoung, all members of Beyond The Rock Productions at Rockford High School. When one hears about major accomplishments in the field of television, often thoughts go to that of a luxurious [...]

Rockford TV studio claims state title no. 5

April 18, 2012 // 0 Comments

As soon as Anna Dood, student executive producer of Rockford High School’s (RHS) school news, approached the podium in her TV production class, you could tell she had a big announcement. All eyes were on her, as she let the class know results were in. The Michigan Association of Broadcasters (MAB) had released the outcome of their yearly prestigious competition, and you [...]