WADESBORO — My identify is Lauren Monica and I’m very excited to introduce myself to you as the latest reporter for the Anson File. I received my begin in reporting with Swartz Media, most notably the Chesterfield County (South Carolina) Information and Shopper. Previous to reporting, my background was in healthcare.
Whereas born in Music Metropolis (Nashville), my household has at all times had roots within the nice state of North Carolina. My father’s household is from Rowan county whereas my mom’s aspect is a founding member of Lexington, NC. Having spent my childhood residing all around the state, I contemplate myself a local.
Rising up in Union County, I attended Solar Valley Excessive Faculty and CPCC, and performed soccer for the Indian Path Athletic Affiliation, coached by Ken Silvestri.
As a teen, I had the chance to symbolize america on a goodwill mission to Australia. The Folks-to-Folks group based by former President Eisenhower chosen me to be a Scholar Ambassador. Exploring Australia at such a younger age taught me rather a lot concerning the variations in cultures. This pivotal studying expertise instilled in me a need to grasp all I can concerning the world round me, in addition to join with individuals who have had completely different life experiences from my very own. It didn’t domesticate in me a style for vegemite, nevertheless.
After briefly residing in New York, I’ve returned to the South and at the moment stay within the Cheraw space of SC.
As of late my husband and two youngsters maintain me busy!
When I’m not writing I get pleasure from cooking, portray, and a very good film. Although if requested, I’m assured my youngsters would say my interest is cleansing our home.
I look ahead to attending to know you and reporting on the tales you care about. When you see me round city please don’t hesitate to say good day or provide up a film suggestion!