Mitch Clarke is director of news and content for Jacobs Media. He is a reformed print journalist, having spent nearly three decades covering local, state and national politics. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @MitchAClarke
Back in the post-Depression days, America seemed to have larger-than-life criminals — John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson, Al Capone — who, through portrayals of them on TV and in movies, have become almost legendary figures.
Someone told me recently that Clark Kent is leaving his job as a reporter for The Daily Planet. I don’t really keep up with the comic book storylines, but this surprised me. After all, he's been a journalist at Metropolis' daily paper for decades.
The trial of a Murrayville woman accused of leaving her dead baby’s body in a motel freezer in Dothan, Alabama, ended suddenly Wednesday when the woman chose to enter a guilty plea to all the charges against her.