February 8, 2023 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Senior spotlight with Kolton Batty

Every week we ask a St. Joseph-Ogden senior five questions. This week we talked to Kolton Batty.


What do you want to do after high school?
I want to go into some kind of aviation.

What is your favorite thing about St. Joseph-Ogden?
My favorite thing about SJO is the tight-knit community we have.

Who is your biggest inspiration?
My biggest inspiration probably would have to be my parents, who have always pushed me to go further than I ever could have imagined.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
I see myself in 10 years with a good job that I love, a wife, and a couple of kids.

What was your favorite class at SJO?
My favorite class at SJO was construction with Mrs. Duitsman during my sophomore year.

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