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Courtney Allen - 2une In Breaking News Reporter

2 months 2 weeks 1 day ago March 07, 2017 Mar 7, 2017 Tuesday, March 07 2017 March 07, 2017 2:42 PM in News Team
Source: WBRZ

Courtney Allen is the 2une In breaking news reporter.

She joined the WBRZ team as a sports intern in January of 2016. Through her hard work and dedication; we added this rising star to our team full-time as the station apprentice. She researches, writes, produces and reports on national and international headlines every morning.

Courtney was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. She made her way to the capital city to attend LSU, where she experienced much success as a student of the Manship School of Mass Communication. In the spring of 2016, she received the "Mark of Excellence award" by The Society of Professional Journalists. Prior to WBRZ, she was a reporter for Tiger TV and a reporter-photographer for ESPNU Campus Connection. She is an alumna of Kappa Delta sorority.

When asked why she chose a career in broadcast journalism, Courtney responded, "I love meeting people I otherwise wouldn't have met and seeing the world through their lens. During this age of social media, it's intriguing to me how the way people consume media continually changes."

You can follow Courtney on Twitter and Facebook. You can email her with story ideas at callen@wbrz.com.

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