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LeighAnne Manwarren

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Oklahoma City, OK
Web Producer — KWTV-TV (Oklahoma City, OK)
Covers:  weather, crime, breaking news, crime technology, elections
Doesn't Cover: life and arts, obits, sports

Journalist. Reporter. News gatherer. @News9 web content producer. SeeDisclaimer.com

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Biography

I am an Oklahoma native, and an alumna of the University of Oklahoma.

My start in journalism was at my high school newspaper, Putnam City North's The North Star. I was a writer and editor for The Oklahoma Daily, the University of Oklahoma's independent student voice.

I interned for The Oklahoma...

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@leighannem1 — 568 followers, 5,024 tweets

The Rev. #BillyGraham has died. I saw him during one of his crusades in Oklahoma City. He truly was an inspirational man. He gave comfort to thousands of people of all races and creeds. The world is a better place because of him.
This year’s Team USA figure skating has been pretty disappointing. #Olympics2018 #PyeongChang2018
Here are my favorite moments from the opening ceremony: the reappearance of the #TongaFlagBearer, #GangnamStyle being played, the dancers around the center of the arena during the parade of participants, the torch lighting and Arirang being played. #olympics2018 #PyeongChang2018
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Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Cal McCaffrey from State of Play (both the film and the miniseries)

What does it mean to be a journalist?

A journalist is a person in the community who is seeking the truth and reporting it to the community.

What's your favorite social network?

I love the immediacy of Twitter but am comfortable with the community of Facebook. It's a tie between the two.

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