Roxanne Scott is a reporter at public radio station WABE News in Atlanta. Before that, she was a reporter at WFPL News in Louisville, Kentucky, where she covered a variety of topics including the history of shanty boats on the Ohio River; soccer among the city’s newcomers; and racial disparities in gifted and talented enrollment. In 2018, she was awarded a travel grant from the Pulitzer Center to report on food and health in Nigeria. She also worked as a producer on the first season of Malcolm Gladwell’s Revisionist History. Roxanne has lived in many places but calls Queens, N.Y., home.

All Stories by Roxanne Scott

June 29, 2021

Powerful pennies: a small way to make a big change

Phil Ingram had an idea to collect pennies from his co-workers for social good. That idea led to a fundraising effort in which hundreds of employees donate to give money to local organizations in need.

February 5, 2021

‘We fought for this country:’ Black WWII vet looks back

Robert Madison, 97, talks about serving in a segregated Army, working as an intelligence officer, and how servicemen and women in World War II helped shape the Civil Rights Movement.