Name: Nikki Jandura
Family: Parents, Ernestine and Henry Freeman of Dearing
How long have you lived in McDuffie County? Since June of 2006
Occupation: Student at Thomson High School and intern with the City of Thomson
Hobbies: reading, writing and school. I'm a senior.
Pets: dog named Joe-Joe and a parrot named Mickey.
Something you would like to try: sailing
Music preference: I like some of everything -- country, R&B, Hip Hop, gospel.
Favorite movie: White Oleander starring Michelle Pfeiffer
Farthest traveled: Maryland and Pennsylvania
Favorite food: French fries
Best part of your community: the fact that everyone is open to new ideas. I was looking for an internship through One Stop, and no one really wants a new intern. But Shonda Grant jumped right in. And now, she loves me.
Most memorable moment in McDuffie County: My first football game at the Brickyard when I was a freshman. It was a homecoming game against Harlem and we won. It was great.