Reporter Connie Swinney got her start in journalism at a young age.
boldly applied for a position as an on-air disc jockey at a Big Spring radio station when she
was just 17 and still in high school.
got the job!
She is now the news producer for KBEY 103.9 FM Radio Picayune and a staff writer for The Picayune and DailyTrib.com, covering the Highland Lakes.
road to reporting wound through radio, print and even TV journalism in West Texas and the Hill Country
, culminating in a perfect skills match for Victory Publishing's many endeavors in Marble Falls.
Swinney grew up in Big Spring, where she graduated from high school and worked as a DJ and a news reporter for the local station.
"I answered an ad and got the job," she
says with her