Louis Goggans/ Reporter /MicroMemphis
Louis Goggans was of the six original reporters for MicroMemphis.com - a hyperlocal news site started by the University of Memphis Department of Journalism in the Spring of 2011. The students covered the Cooper-Young neighborhood, an eclectic, tight-knit community located in the city of Memphis. During its first semester of operation, the site received coverage in the Memphis Commercial Appeal; the Memphis Business Journal; and CBS affiliate, WREG-TV. Work from the site was also used republished on the website of NBC affiliate, WMC-TV. This is a report created by Journalism professor Lurene Kelley that documents some of Louis' most significant contributions to the success of www.micromemphis.com.