Caity Coyne

Caity Coyne is a Galloway Fellow reporting for the Charleston Gazette-Mail with Report for America, part of the Appalachian Reporting Project which is made possible by the Galloway Family Foundation. Coyne was the editor-in-chief of West Virginia University’s award winning, independent student newspaper, the Daily Athanaeum, and a reporting intern at the Charleston Gazette-Mail. Coyne is originally from San Diego, CA, but she found a home in West Virginia as a student. As a Galloway Fellow, Caity reports on the state’s southern coalfields for the Gazette-Mail. She has tenaciously covered a statewide teachers’ strike and featured a once-booming coal town that may be forced to dissolve as a municipality.

STIRRING THE WATERS

‘What color will the water be?’

December 10, 2018
STIRRING THE WATERS

‘A Mountain Dew to brush my teeth’

December 10, 2018
STIRRING THE WATERS

‘Constantly watching the water’

December 10, 2018
STIRRING THE WATERS

‘Who’s going to pay for it?’

December 10, 2018