I never worried about going to work before…

Posted: 2018/06/29 in Uncategorized

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I was a newspaper reporter for a little over ten years.

First for the Victoria Advocate in Victoria Texas from 2006 to 2008. And the Denton Record-Chronicle from 2008 to 20016.

I reported on a lot of things, elections, bridge club meetings, church services, funerals, 6-man football games, drownings, shootings, sex abuse allegations, heck, even a first person story on Pokemon Go when it first dropped and everyone was obsessed with it. I never thought for a moment that my life would be in danger. me in the newsroomI mean sure, any moment of every day anything could happen to us to end our time here on this earth. But you don’t consciously think about it. You don’t let it command and control your day, you just do what you are supposed to do. For the reporters of The Capital Gazette Thursday was just another day to do their job, to tell stories…

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