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David Coviello

Catawba County, NC
Owner, Metrolina
Covers:  Public Information, Safety, Crime, Police, Fire, Emergencies, Traffic, Car Crashes, Fires, Breaking News

Real-time Charlotte-Metro area news (Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston, Mecklenburg), tweets are my own! I also do GIS/Mapping projects, EMT & Fire Department Volunteer!

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I own & maintain 2 VERY popular online real-time Breaking News pages, delivering up-to-the-minute info on things happening in the area, currently covering South Florida and Charlotte-area NC. I also am very skilled and well-versed at Public Information and Media Relations, and I'm an EMT &am...

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@MetrolinaAlerts — 494 followers, 1,231 tweets

Nov 19, 2017

#BREAKING: STRUCTURE FIRE #Claremont, 3020 Montclair Dr #OxfordVFD units onscene of a fully-engulfed outbldg/garage w/ car, heavy flames showing, also now spreading to the main house, assistance from @ClaremontD, Working Fire at this time

Nov 18, 2017

#BREAKING: STRUCTURE FIRE #Hickory, 2349 5th Ave NW LongViewVFD units are onscene of a Working Fire in a 1-story house, smoke showing from the roof/eaves, lines stretched in operation, interior attack & searches underway

Nov 18, 2017

#BREAKING: TRAUMATIC INJURY #Hickory, 5255 Pittstown Rd Units are onscene of an 18-y/o patient injured when his ATV rolled over, requesting @MedCenterAir to fly for a MedEvac

Nov 18, 2017

#BREAKING: STRUCTURE FIRE #DenverNC, 2022 St James Church Rd @DenverFireDept & #EastLincolnVFD were just onscene of a Working Fire in a 1-story house, Fire is now out, assistance also from @PumpkinCenterFD

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How is social media changing news?

In some ways good and some ways bad. Once something is put on Social Media it can't be forgotten & that's an issue especially if it's wrong!

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means you have the chance to show people what you can do and how you can bring a story to them in your own way