Debbie Reddin Van Tuyll
Debbie Reddin van Tuyll is an award winning journalist who has experience covering government, courts, law enforcement, and education. She has worked for both daily and weekly newspapers as a reporter, photographer, editor, and page designer. Van Tuyll has been teaching journalism for the last 30 years but has always remained active in the profession as an editor of Augusta Today (a city magazine published in the late 1990s and early 2000s) and a medical journal. She is the author of six books on the history of journalism with numbers seven and eight slated to appear in Spring 2021. She is the winner of two lifetime achievement awards in journalism history research and service.
The Augusta Press has won the prestigious Freedom of Information award from the Georgia Press Association for work it did in its first year of publication to open up Richmond County government and to report on the men's basketball cheating scandal at Augusta University.
Worshipers gathered Easter Sunday morning for a community sunrise service at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
No foul play was involved in the death of a man who died this afternoon at a Shopping Center parking lot off of Washington Rd.
Augusta University celebrated its new tartan with a ceremony on March 7.
Being able to tell the difference between facts and opinion is the beginning of media literacy.
Media Literacy Week begins today and is a celebration of one of the primary skills required for effective participation in American democracy.