Senior news reporter/photographer
City hall beat reporter, covering anything related to municipal politics and city council for the printed edition of the Times-Herald newspaper. Also responsible for covering general news, breaking news, arts stories, human interest pieces, agriculture and business stories, to name a few, and taking photographs and videos. Responsible for writing three to four stories per day.
Additional responsibilities include posting stories and photos online daily as well to social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, compiling briefs for the community events sections of the Times-Herald and writing one to two stories per week for the weekly publication, UnCut.
Also, when my managing editor leaves the office at the end of the work day or is away on holidays, I fill in. I have assigned and edited stories, budgeted story placements for the paper and worked with the community in a reporter and a management role.