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

Irwin Co. moving toward recovery after Tuesday tornado strikes

Seat belt laws for back seat passengers could come in 2020

USDA to give GA $1.5 million to fight wild hogs

Fight continues to save Ga. HBCUs, fundraising in next steps

Sumter Co. Commission approves nearly 10,000 acre solar farm

Possible links to vaping and flu, experts say get your shots

Read this before you finalize your holiday travel plans

What vape shops are saying after vaping-related illness reported in South Ga.

  More than 6K Parris Island recruits arrive in Albany, Ga.

FEMA grants millions to Albany after Hurricane Michael

Should you be worried about ‘meth-gators’?

Researchers explore suicides in GA farmers

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

Southwest GA man sick after trip to Dominican Republic

Falcons player visits hometown Boys & Girls Club in Cairo

New tag registration system coming statewide in May

Homerville police need your help after K-9 suddenly dies