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…the Insight of a Young Ambitious Reporter

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Jennifer Ortega is a fresh face for the news industry starting her on air career as a reporter at Hola...

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Professional Experience Reporter/Anchor- 16 WAPT News – Jackson MS September 2013- Present Responsible forcontributing packages and live shots to the...

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Email Jennifer at jenxnat@gmail.com or use the form below:

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9 months as a reporter in Jackson Mississippi has challenged me in all sorts of ways; my mental, emotional and physical ability to perform and to deliver. Who knew moving to the Capital City would establish my serious demeanor and allow me to cover the most crime I have ever experienced in my life. From murders, to drug busts, shootings,…

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This week will mark the 2nd holiday season that I spend away from my family… and while I absolutely LOVE what I do, it’s a struggle I deal with every day. Working at 16 WAPT News in Jackson MS for these last 3 months has taken me to the next level. I’m live on air 247, I have the opportunity to bring…

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It’s been a year and four months since I’ve joined the WCBI News Team in Columbus Mississippi. A career move that’s built my character, personally and professionally, that will carry on into the rest of my life. A lot of ups and enough downs to shape me and prepare me for the next move in my career. For those that…

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THINK ULTIMATE GOAL- Life definitely takes you on some twists and turns, drastic stops and fast beginnings when you least expect it. This year has been the most life changing year yet for me. Sacrificing all I ever knew for the pursuit of my dream. I took this job back in April and sometimes the months have flown by but…

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