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Wes Wolfe

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Brunswick, GA
Reporter, The Brunswick News
Covers:  Crime, courts, state government and politics, general politics, agriculture, economic development, poverty, sports
Doesn't Cover: City and county government, education

Courts and environment reporter at The Brunswick News. @UofSC alumnus. @UofAlabama football obsessive. Goats. Est. 1982 | Snap: WesleySWolfe

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Biography

1982 to Present: Alabama to South Carolina to Arkansas to Virginia to North Carolina to South Carolina to Virginia to South Carolina to Texas to Alabama to Florida to Virginia to South Carolina to Virginia to North Carolina to Georgia.

That run includes six elementary schools, a middle school, tw...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports, education and other stories in Brenham, Texas in 2005.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

South Carolina Press Association Award

2008 - Reporting In-Depth, Weekly Over 6,000, First Place
Broke story of how South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford and an extended circle of consultants organized to defeat fellow Republicans in the GOP legislative primaries who a former Sanford staffer and others deemed weren't supportive enough of Sanford's agenda.

North Carolina Press Association Award

2015 - Feature Writing, Daily Under 12,500, Third Place
The full story behind a teenage romance, referenced by a national TV show, which turned into a murder-suicide and rocked the residents of Fort Barnwell in 1899.