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WRGA NEWS DESK

 

Contact the News Department
phone: 706-291-8088
address:
WRGA News
20 John Davenport Dr
Rome, Ga 30165

 

Kim Jarrett
News Director
Kim Sloan Jarrett is a native of Rome. She is a graduate of East Rome High School and Shorter College. She began her broadcasting career while still in college at K-98 and has worked at radio stations in Cleveland, Tenn., Dalton, Griffin and Cartersville.
 
Kim is also an award-winning print journalist working in several Georgia cities and served as editor of The Cleburne News in Heflin, Ala. in the late 90s.
 
When she is not working, Kim loves to craft, particularly cross stitching. She is a collector of cross stitch books and patterns and has close to 400. She is married to Steve Jarrett and has one son, Lee. 
 

 

David Crowder
News Reporter
 
 

 

Merrilee LaVilla
News Reporter
 
 

 

Tori Hughes
News Reporter
 
Tori Hughes is a native of Rockmart, but has been a part of the Rome community for many years. She graduated from Rockmart High School in 2008 then went on the Shorter University and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication.
 
Tori started with WRGA in the summer of 2014 as an intern. She joined the team in December of 2014 after completing her Master of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Illinois.
 
In her spare time, Tori loves reading, spending time with family and playing with her Giant Schnauzer, Nate.