Hailing from eastern North Carolina, Corey serves as editor of the Daily Journal and The Cheraw (S.C.) Chronicle. He has previously worked as a reporter and editor in Havelock, New Bern, Gastonia, Shelby and Wilson. Corey's work has been recognized with more than 20 awards for reporting, editorial writing and photography. He's a member of Richmond County Crime Stoppers and the Rockingham Downtown Corporation and serves on the North Carolina Press Association's board of directors. Contact Corey with questions about coverage, corrections, letters to the editor, columns, reprint requests and public presentations. Follow him on Twitter @corey_friedman.