Jessica Palombo


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Jessica Palombo got her master’s degree in broadcast and digital journalism from the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. While interning at WAER News in Syracuse, she was awarded the Syracuse Press Club’s top prize for a radio feature story produced by a student. She interned at WAMU News and NPR's "Weekends at All Things Considered," both in Washington, D.C., before moving back to her home state of Florida. She then freelanced at WJCT News in Jacksonville before joining the staff of WFSU News full time. Before getting into radio, she was an editor, reporter and essayist for The Gainesville Sun, Skirt! Magazine and Jacksonville Magazine. When she's not reporting, Jessica enjoys acting in plays and films, cooking vegan food and discovering new music.  Follow Jessica Palombo on Twitter: @JessicaPubRadio.


WFSU Local
6:35 pm
Mon June 4, 2012

Election qualification period begins and ends this week

Several Leon County officials are currently running unopposed, including Leon County Property Appraiser Bert Hartsfield, Supervisor of Elections Ion Sancho and Clerk of Court Bob Inzer. Also without challengers right now are County Commissioners Jane Sauls and Bryan Desloge, and School Board members Dee Crumpler and Dee Dee Rasmussen. However, that could change by week's end.

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