Marilyn Parker

Marilyn Parker

Multimedia Journalist

Marilyn is a multimedia journalist at WALB. She joined the WALB team in February 2018. She is from St. Petersburg, Florida, where she was a part of the Center for Journalism and Multimedia at Lakewood High School. Marilyn has a bachelor’s of science in journalism and mass communication from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. She graduated Magna Cum Laude in December 2017. While at A&T, she was the reporter, producer, and anchor for the journalism department’s news show “Aggie News & Views.” She interned at WTVT FOX-13 in Tampa, Florida, and WXII-12 News in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Marilyn says that journalism is apart of what connects communities, and she loves helping make those connections. She has a passion for telling stories of those who may feel like they are not heard. She enjoys watching movies, going to the beach, trying new restaurants, traveling and shopping. Feel free to contact Marilyn with any story ideas you may have.

Recent Articles by Marilyn

  32nd Annual Quail Hunt to help diversify SWGA economy

  Could new technology provide proof that brothers with SWGA ties did indeed escape Alcatraz?

  Dawson police get second pair of eyes in the community

  New bill could limit counties’ control over building codes

  Solar farm to help with Dougherty Co. tax digest

  Albany, Dougherty Co. come together for presentation of C.W. Heath Park renovations

  Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission president resigns

  Air show could be coming to SWGA Regional Airport

  South Georgians support hospitals with tax credits

  Renovations push youth into the future at Plains Boys & Girls Club

  Albany Police Department outlines goals for 2020

  Ministry aims to educate Albany residents on possible addiction rehab facility

  Transportation leaders to sign human trafficking pledge

  GA Power: Customers need to be aware of scammers

  Coca-Cola returns to Tifton

  Parents question Clinch Co. school board on former educator’s arrest

  District attorney makes proposal on criminals with illegal guns

  Dougherty Co. coroner appointed to state training council

  Apartments, gated communities possible targets for entering autos

  Students, residents gather to clean Pelham cemetery

  Albany Technical College seeing increases in new semester

  New Albany leadership sworn in

  30 students from a DOCO school sent home due to flu

  GA Nat. Guard: ‘The more you prep, the faster the state can recover’

  How to deal with storm anxiety

  'We are trained to do these types of events,’ explains GA National Guard after Iranian attacks

  Professors: Australia’s recovery will take decades

  Albany advocacy center offers self-defense course during National Stalker Awareness Month

  Lily Pad: Teach children body safety early

  Ga. Southwestern professor: Iran’s attack against U.S. was to ‘save face’