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Little Rock, AR
Digital Content Manager — KTHV-TV Little Rock
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Digital Content Manager @THV11 #LittleRock | Writer | Petstagrammer | Designer | Re-arranger | Photographer | *Opinions don't reflect THV11.

Star of the Quarter

2012

What was your first job as a journalist?

Today's THV as a web producer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! At my dad's office when I was a kid. I kind of loved it.

How is social media changing news?

It's fast, uninterrupted news- something the world hadn't seen until the social media phenomenon.

The Intertidal Zone

brainchildmag.com — By Jessica Johnson My aquarium-going habit started when I was twenty-four during a family visit to Boston for my brother's college graduation. His degree was in music, and I had swerved from studying science toward a graduate degree in creative writing. Questions about our obscure paths to middle-class adulthood hovered, omnipresent yet mostly unsaid.

Woman allegedly stun-gunned, raped at Hendrix off-campus apartment

thv11.com — CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) -- Conway police are investigating the alleged rape of a woman who said men broke into her apartment and subdued her with a stun gun. According to Latresha Woodruff, the alleged incident happened at an apartment on Clifton St. early Thursday morning.
Jul 30, 2015

Address of alleged Conway rape matches that of Huntington Apartments, off-campus housing listed on Hendrix website on.kthv.com/1Sk5Bif

Jul 30, 2015

Woman allegedly stun-gunned, raped at Hendrix off-campus apartment bit.ly/1SkBTKa

How Telecommuting Is Changing the Way We Work

news.monster.com — The future is quickly headed toward telecommuting. Since 2005, telework has grown almost 80%, and it has continued to show growth even as the overall workforce declined from 2011-2012. Organizations that employ telecommuters see benefits across the board. Naturally, growing companies demand a way to keep productivity and employee retention rates high while keeping overhead costs low.

LIST: Swimming areas closed due to E. coli

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Four swimming areas in Arkansas have been confirmed closed due to an E. coli threat. According to the Corps of Engineers, Greers Ferry Project Office has closed the following swim beaches on Greers Ferry: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, E.

What Was the Spinster?

thewalrus.ca — Kate Bolick, modern love, and being alone forever katebolick.com E very year, my mother takes a day off to deal with my father's socks; otherwise, they pile up in laundry baskets and closets all over the house, clean but unfolded.

John Glasgow case remains open after cause of death left 'undetermined'

thv11.com — CONWAY COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) -- The remains of a businessman who had been missing for more than seven years were found in March. Since the findings, many have been waiting for medical examiners to determine his cause of death.
Apr 10, 2015

John Glasgow case remains open after cause of death left 'undetermined' bit.ly/1Pu9Pjm

'Religious freedom bill' passes House; heads to governor's desk

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- HB 1228 passed the Arkansas House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon, and it is now headed for Governor Asa Hutchinson's desk for signature. If signed by Gov. Hutchinson, it could make Arkansas the second state to pass religious protections in 2015.
Mar 31, 2015

'Religious freedom bill' passes House; heads to governor's desk: HB 1228 passed the Arkansas House of Represen... bit.ly/19AKu6t

Celebrate Oscar weekend with these lovable losers available on demand

timeout.com — The Oscars are this Sunday and while a lucky few will walk away with Hollywood's most sought after bald dude, even more will join the ever-growing population of empty-handed nominees. But just because they didn't leave with the big prize, doesn't mean these films and performances will be forgotten.
Feb 21, 2015

RT @TimeOutChicago: Celebrate Oscar weekend by streaming these classic films that failed to take home the gold. ow.ly/JpZeD

Where and how to watch Oscar-nominated movies

timeout.com — The Oscar nominations were announced this morning, with some of the best films of the year racking up the acknowledgments. If you haven't kept up with your movie-watching this year, you can still see a lot of the Academy Award nominated films in the theaters or Blu-ray, DVD and VOD.
Jan 16, 2015

Weekend plans: Where and how you can see all of the Oscar-nominated films in Chicago. bit.ly/17RgClT

What to see at the 2015 Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival

timeout.com — With 168 groups performing 188 shows over eight days, the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival is the largest sketch fest in the country, so it's understandable if looking at the the line-up makes your eyes go blurry.
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@MarthaMyrick on a conference call and the host sounds JUST like Lucas from #PLL 😳

Feb 09, 2016

We <3 the Food Truck Stop by #THV11. Glad to see my pic put to good use 😉 pic.twitter.com/tIm9aTl2CA

Feb 09, 2016

Must See: Exclusive look at new trailer + 'Fuller House' cast on Ellen thv11.com/story/life/201…

Feb 09, 2016

It's not everyday a quartet hangs out in the break room! Tune in to #THV11 at Noon to see the Quapaw Quartet! pic.twitter.com/XLI6s2EfbV

Feb 09, 2016

RT @MarthaMyrick: Popular Conway bakeshop, Ed's Custom Bakery, reopens today with a new owner. #THV11 (photo credit: Jessie Amis) pic.twitter.com/3rb9LDJN6f


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