The Tennessean reporter Yu set to exit

Yue Stella Yu, statehouse politics reporter at The Tennessean, will be leaving at the end of the year. Previously, she was a local government reporter at The Commercial Dispatch in Columbus, Mississippi. She was also an intern at the Center for Responsive Politics and was a Dow Jones news fund data journalism intern at The […]

Politico hires Allison as Senate campaigns reporter

Natalie Allison is joining Politico as a Senate campaigns reporter. Currently, she is a state politics reporter at The Tennessean. Previously, she was a breaking news reporter at Gannett | USA Today Network and a reporter, The Times-New, at GateHouse Media. She has also interned at The Times-New and has freelanced for the News & […]

Tennessean biz reporter Stephenson moves to city government beat

Cassandra Stephenson, a business reporter at The Tennessean, is now covering the city government beat. Previously, she has also served as a breaking news reporter for The Jackson Sun. She was news editor and executive editor at Pepperdine Graphic Media, Pepperdine University’s student news group. She interned at Scoop News Group and freelanced for Malibu […]

AP appoints Meyer news editor

Holly Meyer is joining the Associated Press global religion team as a news editor. Her new role starts Jul. 26. Previously, she was a religion reporter at The Tennessean. She also held the same post at The Post-Crescent. She also reported for the Rapid City Journal. Meyer has also interned at the Army News Service, […]

Villena joining business reporting team at The Tennessean

The Tennessean has hired Cole Villena on its business reporting team. He will start on Oct. 12 and will cover retail, hospitality and tourism. Previously, Villena was an editorial assistant at INDY Week. He has also worked as part of the technical staff at Carolina Performing Arts and was also an intern at INDY Week. […]