General assignment reporting provides a wide range of opportunities to interact with the community. I enjoy learning about issues that affect different segments of society and explaining them to a broader audience.
To read the accompanying articles I wrote for each story online, click on the titles. The links redirect to KRCG 13’s website.
The disappearance of a Jefferson City toddler in late October 2018 led to a massive search effort by nearly a dozen public safety agencies and hundreds of volunteers. After four-year-old Darnell Gray’s body was found, the FBI assisted Jefferson City police in investigating the death.
While covering a local fall festival, I came across two girls who were raising money for local children with special needs. As this story shows, they took a slightly different approach to the fundraiser. I anchored our newscasts that night in addition to my reporting duties.
The closure of the Waynesville Daily Guide left the town without a local newspaper. I asked locals how this impacted their daily lives.
This all-drone-footage package demonstrates to viewers the ongoing effects of the summer 2018 drought on Missouri farmers.