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Anna Claire Vollers

reporter

Huntsville, Ala.

Anna Claire Vollers

Reporter for Alabama Media Group. My work is published on AL.com, the largest news site in the state, and in print in the state's three largest newspapers: The Huntsville Times, The Birmingham News and the Press-Register (Mobile).
@acvollers
www.annaclairevollers.com

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Desegregation changes roil some Huntsville parents

Court-ordered school integration efforts are rare these days. School desegregation peaked in the late 1980s and federal judges have released hundreds of school districts across the South from court-enforced integration over the past 15 years. "We need to be out from under a desegregation order," said Mary Scott Hunter, a member of the Alabama State Board of Education who has three children at Blossomwood Elementary.
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A love story: Anna and Jeremy Hays inspire through his recovery from brain injury

HAZEL GREEN, Alabama – Around 1 a.m. on May 10, 2012, Jeremy Hays sent his new bride a text. He’d married Anna just five weeks before, in Huntsville, surrounded by family and friends.Jeremy was in Memphis because his job sent... With this article (published both in The Huntsville Times and on AL.com) I won second place for Best Feature Story Coverage from the Alabama Press Association in 2014. This article made it to #3 of the top stories sitewide on AL.com.
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About

Anna Claire Vollers

Reporter focusing on human interest and investigative reporting topics including health and education,

Before September 2013, I was magazines and specialty publications editor for Alabama Media Group's Huntsville hub.

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annaclairevollers.com

Skills

  • Investigative reporting
  • Feature writing
  • Editing
  • Magazine management
  • Web content
  • Social media
  • Reporting