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Biography

Allison is a general assignment reporter at the Herald-Journal in Spartanburg, S.C.

A native Tennessean, Allison is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and holds two bachelor's degrees in English and Journalism.

Allison got bitten by the journalism bug during college while working f...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I did a lot of freelance work in college, but my first paying gig was in Danville, VA as a cops and courts reporter.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I actually learned how to type on my aunt's old typewriter when I was 10 or 11.

How is social media changing news?

It's changing how people get news, how quickly they get it and the type of news people focus on.