Latest awards from MDDC Press Association

I’ve been in South Carolina now for about five months. I left The Frederick News-Post in Frederick, Md. to join the ranks at the Herald-Journal in Spartanburg, S.C. and I couldn’t be happier here. That said, I am pleased to feel as if I made a true impact at my last newspaper. I learned Friday that … Continue reading

The benefit of Twitter, Facebook engagement

As if it wasn’t already obvious, being active and engaging on Twitter and Facebook (notice I’m not saying “social networking sites” because let’s be honest, those are the only two that matter as of now) is essential when it comes to community involvement and source development. As a professional journalist, I’ve seen the powers of … Continue reading