Gainesville Times

Inside The Times, ep. 43: Deputy Dixon’s widow

July 12, 2019

Talking to a local news reporter is an act of kindness under the best of circumstances.

People give up their time and take a risk, putting themselves in the spotlight, when they agree to take part in a story. In this episode, Times reporter Jeff Gill talks about the humbling experience of talking to the widow of Hall County Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon.

Stephanie Dixon took time away from mourning to spare a few words about her husband. Jeff and Nick talk about what it’s like to get in touch with a source under the worst circumstances and how to manage a delicate conversation.

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