Ready, Set, Go!

This past week has definitely been an interesting week! I was able to go into the newsroom on Thursday to get my first real taste of the news department. I sat in on the 3pm news meeting, where the afternoon staff get together and pitch story ideas and go over what’s happening that evening. After that I was able to sit with the guys at the assignment desk, and learn about everything they do. The assignment desk is always a busy place, especially in the evenings. They take phone calls with tips, calls from reporters, send out reporters and photographers,…