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About Resident News Network

Meet the talented, and amazing staff behind the brand

J. Baggett


A deep-rooted entrepreneurial spirit led Jason, and wife Lesli to launch RNN in May 2015 with a focus of providing authentic local news built on trust

T. Teague

Publisher / Editor

Tammy is well known for an impeccable attention to detail throughout her many years in the news industry. If you meet her, you'll love her!

J. Best

Sports Director

Dr. Best found talent in sports photojournalism after spending a lengthy career within Arkansas education management. His work, and charismatic personality are his trademark.

R. Fujibayashi


Ross feels right at home when he's behind a camera, telling a story through photos. His talented captures hype our social media across many generations.

L. LaChapelle


When Lindsay isn't covering local news, and events you can find her at a museum or involved in a book chasing history. She also loves Horses!

J. Keomoungkhoune


Jeannie is the quiet powerhouse behind the camera. Devoted to her family, she also takes epic photos!

M. VanRavensway

Lifestyle + Food

Multi-talented, adventurous, and an amazing heart for community is highlighted in Madison's Lifetyle + Food content.


Sports Photojournalist

Adam defines community involvement from the core of his being. You can find him in the center of anything relating to sports, and his volunteer efforts.

J. Shelly

Sports Photojournalist

Who would have known young J. Shelly would trade in a trumpet for a DSLR and set sail for the moon with his artisitic photography.


Various Postions

RNN is always looking for writers, phototographers, etc. to join our team. Learn more by contacting us today.

P. Barger


You can't help but adore Peggy. Her love and devotion to community, kids and sports is unparalleled by any measure.