Q&A: Mike Williams, The Patriot

By |2019-08-29T20:43:59+00:00August 29th, 2019|

Mike Williams is the publisher, manager and ad director for The Patriot, a weekly newspaper in Pulaski. This week we talked with Mike Williams, who is the publisher, editor and advertising director at [...]

Q&A: Heather Rousseau, The Roanoke Times

By |2019-06-06T16:50:49+00:00June 6th, 2019|

This week we talked with Roanoke Times photojournalist and triathlete, Heather Rousseau. Rousseau talks with us about how she first got interested in photography, what photojournalism gives her on a personal level, the art and [...]

Q&A: John McCaslin, Rappahannock News

By |2019-05-23T17:02:52+00:00May 23rd, 2019|

John McCaslin (left) stands with Rappahannock County native Lillian Aylor, in front of the African American school Lillian attended during segregation. McCaslin wrote last week about how Lillian is assisting the state historical society [...]

Q&A: Lisa Vernon Sparks, Daily Press

By |2019-05-16T19:04:47+00:00May 16th, 2019|

This week we had the pleasure of talking with Daily Press reporter Lisa Vernon Sparks. Vernon Sparks discusses the importance of telling good stories as a counter narrative to inherently negative ones, what elements she looks [...]

Q&A: Wayne Epps, Jr., Richmond Times-Dispatch

By |2019-05-02T17:05:42+00:00May 2nd, 2019|

This week we talked with Wayne Epps, Jr. from the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Epps’s beat at RTD is athletics at Virginia Commonwealth University, but he also lends his hand to covering other sports in and around [...]

Q&A: Linda Ash, Northern Virginia Daily

By |2019-04-25T13:43:34+00:00April 25th, 2019|

Linda Ash, editor of the Northern Virginia Daily, is our Q&A subject this week. Ash talks to us about a career that has been spent solely in journalism, her mantra she’s abided by over her [...]

Q&A: Mike Morones, The Free Lance-Star

By |2019-04-18T13:49:04+00:00April 18th, 2019|

Mike Morones, director of photography for the Free Lance-Star, is our Q&A this week. Mike talks to us about the responsibility a photojournalist has when capturing an image to complement a story, why he sees [...]