Lisa Micco on Muck Rack

Lisa Micco

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Beaver, PA
Managing Editor — Beaver County Times
As seen in: Beaver County Times

Executive editor at Beaver County Times. Kent State grad. Loves all that is rock 'n' roll. I'm not crazy. My mother had me tested. Bazinga!

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Biography

Currently managing editor at the Beaver County Times. Prior to that, worked for 22 years at the New Castle News in New Castle, Pa., and The Marietta Times in Marietta, Ohio.

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first PAID job was at my college newspaper, the Daily Kent Stater, as a features/entertainment reporter.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yep. Not to mention a pica pole and picture wheel. And I just dated myself ...

Why did you become a journalist?

1.) I hate math. 2.) I'm nosy. 3.) I love weaving together a story.

Keystone Press Award - first place

2010 - News feature
New Castle Police Department

Keystone Press Award - first place

2008 - Series
Three-part series on the struggles of drug addiction and recovery