Waveney Ann Moore
Waveney Ann Moore is a general assignment reporter for the St. Petersburg Times. She was a member of the team that covered Rev. Henry Lyons, former head of the National Baptist Convention U.S.A, who was sent to prison for swindling more than $5.2 million. Born in Guyana, South America, Moore grew up an avid reader in a country without television. She came to the United States in 1971 and is a naturalized American citizen. She graduated cum laude with a B.A. in English and Communications from the College of New Rochelle in New York. She worked for the Kansas City Star and several gourmet food magazines before joining the Times in 1994.
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For Their Own GoodApril 15, 2010 by Ben Montgomery, Waveney Ann Moore, Edmund D. Fountain, Kelley Benham
This six-part series reveals a century of abuse at Florida's oldest reform school in a haunting narrative. Originally published by the St. Petersburg Times between April and December, 2009, it is a winner of the 2010 Dart Award for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma.
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