A group of journalists from Tajikistan in metro Atlanta to study investigative journalism met with the Reporter Newspapers staff on May 21. Pictured, seated left to right, are Reporter Newspapers staff writer Melissa Weinman, Jamilla Mirbozkhonova, Gulafshon Sokieva and Humayro Bakhtiyor, and, standing, left to right, Safo Safarov, Reporter Newspaper Managing Editor Joe Earle, Reporter Publisher Steve Levene, Ilhomjon Hamidov and Reporter Newspapers Assistant Editor Dan Whisenhunt.

Joe Earle

Joe Earle is Editor-at-Large. He has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.