In the past six months, TurlockCityNews.com has grown exponentially. Today, our growth takes the next step.
It is my absolute pleasure to announce that Jonathan McCorkell, a professional journalist with experience covering Turlock, will be joining TurlockCityNews.com as our newest reporter.
McCorkell first started his journalism career in 2005 with the U.S. Navy. He graduated from the Department of Defense Information School in Fort Meade, Md., before serving three years as a Navy Journalist Petty Officer 3rd Class at Navy Region Southwest in San Diego.
Since leaving the military, McCorkell has worked at newspapers in San Diego, Sonora, and Turlock. He's covered everything from education to government, sports, and agriculture.
McCorkell and his wife, Elizabeth, have three children: Caitlin, 7, and twins Grace and Nolan, both 6.
Please, join me in welcoming McCorkell to the TurlockCityNews.com team.
We eagerly anticipate even more growth in the months and weeks to come. Our goal at TurlockCityNews.com is to be the best source of news in Turlock – bar none – and the hiring of McCorkell represents another step towards that goal.
Thank you to all of our readers and advertisers for making this continued growth possible. If it wasn't for all of you, we wouldn't be here today.