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Blake Silvers

Rome, GA
Editor, Rome News-Tribune and FanSided Contributor — FanSided, Rome News-Tribune
Covers:  Atlanta Braves, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks, Georgia Bulldogs, Atlanta United DC, Georgia Southern Eagles, Georgia State Panthers, Kennesaw State Owls, Mercer Bears.
Doesn't Cover: I'll consider any pitch.

An editor @RomeNewsTribune | Contributor @TomahawkTake @YellowJackedUp @Fansided | Member: @TheFWAA @USBWA @NCBWA GSWA | #Braves #RomeBraves #MiLB #MLB

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Blake Silvers is an editor at the Rome News-Tribune, and a contributor at Fansided. His work frequently appears on, and he has also written for Bleacher Report.

What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote for Bleacher Report back in 2012, and then did some work for the Rome News-Tribune a year or so later.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, in middle school I wrote a few history papers on an electric typewriter before we owned a computer or printer.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is making news more available on a 24/7 basis, and providing the raw story for everyone to see.