An award-winning journalist in Central Virginia, I report stories of statewide interest. Email: hawesinsky@gmail.com

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Biography

In my youth, I helped launch and operate both the C-ville and the sadly-departed Hook.

Today, I am a freelance reporter based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Currently, I'm enjoying reporting occasionally for C-ville Weekly and for radio with recent work appearing on WAMU, WTOP, and WCVE. I also te...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Wingspan, the student newspaper at Harry F. Byrd Middle School in Henrico County.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Absolutely yes.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means being an honest and energetic broker of information.

Award for Journalistic Integrity and Community Service

2007
Highest honor from the Virginia Press Association

Award for Journalistic Integrity and Community Service

2009 - Highest honor from the Virginia Press Association