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Wilborn Nobles III

New Orleans, LA
West Bank Reporter — New Orleans Times-Picayune

Pokémon Trainer. Times-Picayune | @nolanews Education Reporter. @power_app Co-founder. Alleged enemy of the American people. wnobles@nola.com

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By day, Wilborn P. Nobles III covers D.C. news and crime at The Washington Post. By night, he contributes news of interest to readers at the Post's Morning Mix blog. A New Orleans native and journalism senior at LSU, Wilborn received LSU’s Social Media News Challenge grant for his role in creatin...

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@WilNobles — 1,246 followers, 5,972 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

Louisiana's governor says universities must submit reports on their hazing policies by Oct. 29.  http://s.nola.com/WdDVPdX  #LaEd

Sep 21, 2017

This is the most inspirational quote that I've ever heard during an interview. Shout out to @WendellPierce for the wisdom. https://t.co/kVqsK9p6kW

Sep 21, 2017

RT @NOLAnews: Ben Franklin student enlists Wendell Pierce for his first feature film  https://trib.al/8lDZeM5 

Sep 19, 2017

117 people have been murdered so far in 2017 in New Orleans. As of Sept. 19 last year, there were 122 murders.  http://s.nola.com/A4WsNlL 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a freelance writer for a content platform called Ebyline.biz and they published my story on the changing news layout in New Orleans.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

People think you can get the news from social media nowadays. But journalists know how to filter the noise from what can be proven as fact.