Anne Brock is a Multimedia Journalist, Producer and Special Contributor at Local 8 News.
Anne graduated cum laude from the Missouri School of Journalism at the University of Missouri in Columbia. She majored in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Latin American Studies.
After college, Anne relocated to the Knoxville area to accept her first newsroom position. She's called East Tennessee home ever since.
Anne brings nearly 10 years of journalism experience to Local 8 News. She paired her love of simple living and storytelling to create the Flour Sack Mama blog that was inspired by her grandmother. She is an advocate for organic gardening, clean air and children's health.
Anne grew up on a family farm in the Ozarks of Southwest Missouri, showing her first hog at the fair at age 4 and participating in 4-H Club. She was co-editor of her high school yearbook.
She now lives with her two daughters and their family dog. She enjoys the outdoors, family fitness and anything musical.
Anne especially loves sharing stories of people making a positive difference in the community. If you have a story idea, send Anne an email.