Wildcats News · Local Journalist Speaks to Bathletics Club


Cecil Lawson, writer for the Bath County News Outlook, recently spoke to the Bathletics Club during the Bath County High Schools’ Club Day.

Lawson talked about what is takes to be a journalist in a small town, the education it requires and how news develops and is then reported.

He also discussed The biggest changes in the media field over the past 10-20 years, the future of an actual newspaper and
the big events that have happened locally.

He also answered many questions from the club members about his career as a local newspaper reporter.

Bath County High School and Bathletics would like to thank Mr. Lawson for taking time to speak to the club and all the coverage he and the Bath County News Outlook has given the school district.