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Andrew Cauthen

Covers:  local government, education
Doesn't Cover: sports

Award-winning journalist turned communications manager for DeKalb County (Ga.) Government. Retweets and follows are not endorsements.

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I am an award-winning journalist with more than a decade of writing experience.

For the past five years I have worked at a weekly publication, The Champion Newspaper in Decatur, where I am currently the managing editor. At The Champion, I specialize in covering government and education. Addition...

What was your first job as a journalist?

General assignment writer for The Sun News in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, and I currently own a manual typewriter and an electric one that came with its own desk, which I refurbished.

How is social media changing news?

It's connecting journalists with their audiences and potential sources easier.

Georgia Press Association, first place

2015 - education

Georgia Press Association, second and third place

2015 - editorial writing