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

  Beware of porch pirates during online shopping season

  Albany residents want to know what’s terrorizing neighborhood animals

  Worth Co. deputies make 2 busts in 1 week: Drugs, fake bills seized

  Should you be worried about ‘meth-gators’?

  Town hall hosted by alumni to help preserve HBCUs

  Police investigate shooting outside East Albany convenience store, report of shooting at Luxury Inn

  Sylvester police chief resigns after less than a year; search for replacement begins

  Sylvester City Council approves funding for Peanut Festival

  New staff prepare for upcoming Worth Co. school year

  Albany business owners concerned about recent downtown projects

  Veteran services to expand under Mission Act

  Blackmailing with explicit photos now a crime under new law

  Researchers explore suicides in GA farmers

  Arrests made after vape store search, but will charges stand?

  UPDATE: Lee Co. children found before alert issued; mother, boyfriend charged

  New law can lower breast cancer risks

  Troopers: No significant changes one year after ‘Hands-Free’ law

  Grant approves 8 new buses to help Albany environment

  “There is no law and order in this area”: Albany store owner speaks on robbery

  Families honored in reunification event

  Albany commissioners deny solar farm project, residents relieved

  Foundation’s lawsuit claims USDA discriminates against black farmers

  Albany City Commission adopts budget, approves ASU ‘Ram Rush’

  Foundation files lawsuit against USDA

  Southwest GA man sick after trip to Dominican Republic

  East Albany armed robbery surveillance video released

  Dougherty Co. Sheriff’s Office offers gun lock giveaway to reduce accidents

  'Every human being deserves to be forgiven and deserves a second chance’: Parole possible for Albany man in re-sentencing

  Dawson root ball pick up nearing completion

  Wanted woman is former APD employee