Three-time Emmy Award-winning investigative journalist says to take a story to the next level

By Marquis Holmes, SPJ Region 3 Fall Intern, senior at Kennesaw State University and editor-in-chief of KSU’s student newspaper, The Sentinel. Atlanta, GEORGIA — In 2015, 20-year-old DeCorrius Jones, described as a loving and “teddy bear-like” individual by his girlfriend, spurred into a violent frenzy prior to sprinting into the woods behind Sugarloaf Crossing Apartments…

Florida senator calls police on reporters – twice.

From SPJ Florida NEWS ABOUT NEWS — Last week, Florida Sen. Daphne Campbell called the police on a Miami Herald reporter for doing her job. But soon after, it was revealed that it wasn’t the first time Campbell found a reporter’s actions to be “threatening.”  Campbell, a Democrat running for reelection, represents the state’s 38th…

The press isn’t “fake.”

SPJ Region 3 and SizingUpTheSouth.com, along with hundreds of other news organizations throughout the country, will address the President’s dangerous precedent to demonize the press as “enemy of the people.”  From SizingUpTheSouth.com editorial board.  Many of the major newspapers and news organizations across the country are using Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, to draw attention to a…

It is bound to happen; hostility or violence toward journalists

COMMENTARY Editor’s Note: Friday, August 3, 2018 – “White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders: The White House is not your property nor President Trump’s, it is the people’s house. Under the U.S. Constitution you both work for the citizens of the United States. Not answering CNN’s request to say the press is NOT the “enemy…