Centre County Report: September 12, 2017

Newscast posted September 12, 2017 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report

A hurricane Irma evacuee from Florida ends up in State College. And a new report on central PA farms-- is bigger really better?  

About the Contributors

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Courtney Reese

Senior / Telecommunications

Courtney is a senior from Central PA. She majors in telecommunications and loves to work behind the scenes. Courtney discovered her passion for working behind the scenes at the age of 12 when she helped run the sound system at church with her Dad. Now, Courtney is currently the director for the weekly newscast, the Centre County Report. Along with the Centre County Report, she is involved with 46LIVE, the webcast for THON, as a creative content assistant. Outside of school, she interned on set for the movie “Generational Sins’ filmed in central PA. Courtney graduates in May 2018 and wants to pursue a career in production.

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Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Blake Friedman is a senior from Abington, Pa. majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in political science. While working with Centre County Report, he has written, edited, and created packages involving local high school sports in State College and has gained experience covering Penn State football. He has an interest in hard news topics, specifically political news. Blake has completed internships with WGAL 8 News, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Now NBC Sports Philadelphia), and 1490 WBCB Radio. You can contact Blake at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Michelle Backus

Senior / Broadcast Journalism & Economics

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Hillary Silverman

Senior / Broadcast Journalism and Political Science