I moved to Augusta in 2008 to cover religion for the Chronicle. I didn't know a soul this far South at the time, but the area is quickly becoming home. Before then, I covered the cop beat and crime while working at a newspaper in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. I got my start in Virginia writing features for a community weekly while in college.
 
Posted June 11, 2010 12:02 pm

Scuba Diving in the Gulf Oil Spill

The Associated Press captures underwater video as scuba divers explore the effects of the Gulf Oil Spill.