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Getting an education in Costa Rica is easier
said than done.
deny ‘hit list’
The Walton Sun - February 5, 2005
I wrote this article after receiving documents
from a county employee that indicated Walton
County Commissioners in a scandal to oust key
county employees. The community was buzzing
with the rumor before the article was published.
Both sides were presented in the story, including
the accused commissioners and the indicated
The Walton Sun – April 23, 2005
Proving that a journalist is always on duty,
I reported this story while “on vacation.”
My family came to visit and while we were on
a Walton County beach fishermen caught two sharks
off the beach. Bikini-clad, I grabbed my reporter’s
notebook and scooped the story. I even had my
nephew to take the picture. Approximately one
month later, there was a deadly shark attack
off a beach in Walton County that made national
Senator makes a stop at local Rotary Club
Neighbor Newspapers – October 5,
I have interviewed multiple government figures,
including U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson. I am an
approachable reporter and do not find it difficult
to get public figures to go on the record.
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The Walton Sun - October 23, 2004
I was the first reporter on the scene after
hearing about a down helicopter on my way to
the office. The Walton Sun won 2005 Best of
Freedom awards for outstanding journalism efforts
in the Community Division of Freedom Communications
for the issue.
mother seeks changes to make 30A safer
The Walton Sun - March 26, 2005; Commissioners
pass construction parking ordinance –
The Walton Sun - April 30, 2005
These articles followed a family’s action
when 21-year-old Joe Eddy was killed and negligence
owners are voting for Bush
The Walton Sun - September 18, 2004
This was included in a series of articles leading
up to the 2004 presidential election.
For Galambos, one campaign ends,
Northside Neighbor - November 9, 2005
My last night at the Northside Neighbor was
spent covering the biggest story in Sandy Springs,
the election of the first mayor.
the Panhandle, more than a drop in the bucket
The Walton Sun - May 21, 2005
When I repeatedly observed these panhandlers
at a main intersection my curiosity was triggered.
I got to the bottom of their murky story.
School breaks ground as questions about sites
Northside Neighbor - September 21, 2005
Court eminent domain ruling worries some in
The Walton Sun - July 2, 2005.
County Tax Assessors’ fates yet to be
Northside Neighbor - September 14, 2005
County employees keep eyes on incorporation
Northside Neighbor - October 5, 2005