Q&A: Monique Calello, News-Leader

By |2019-02-07T19:50:23+00:00February 7th, 2019|

This week we talked with Monique Calello, the health reporter for the Staunton News Leader. Calello talks to us about the difficulty, but necessity, of reporting stories that are hard to hear, her take on [...]

Q&A: Ruth Smith, The Daily Progress

By |2019-01-31T16:37:34+00:00January 31st, 2019|

This week we talked with higher education and health reporter for the Daily Progress, Ruth Smith. Smith talks about what makes higher education a unique beat, how she works with reluctant sources to help them [...]

Q&A: Deana Meredith, The Central Virginian

By |2019-01-24T14:04:23+00:00January 24th, 2019|

This week we had the pleasure of talking with Deana Meredith, editor for The Central Virginian in Louisa. Meredith talked to us about her decision to come back into journalism after a brief absence; the [...]

Q&A: Charles McGuigan, North of the James

By |2019-02-11T13:37:04+00:00January 17th, 2019|

This week we talked with founder, publisher and editor of North of the James magazine, Charles McGuigan. Charles talks about how he started the monthly out of a garage in Richmond’s Northside; the importance of [...]

Q&A: Ralph Berrier, Jr., The Roanoke Times

By |2019-01-11T14:24:08+00:00January 10th, 2019|

Ralph Berrier on Campbell Avenue on a history story about Oakey's Funeral Home. November 5, 2018. Photo by Stephanie Klein-Davis, The Roanoke Times This Q&A is a great one to start 2019. It [...]

Q&A: Matthew Korfhage, Virginian-Pilot

By |2018-12-20T19:48:25+00:00December 20th, 2018|

This week’s Q&A is all about food and food writing. We talked with the Virginian-Pilot’s somewhat new food critic and food reporter, Matthew Korfhage. Korfhage walks us through how he got into food writing even [...]