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  • Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

    Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:42 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:42:36 GMT
    Pope Francis is celebrating Christianity's most joyous day, Easter Sunday, under sunny skies in St. Peter's Square.More >>
    Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted so many Christians.More >>
  • Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 1 dead

    Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 1 dead

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:22 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:22:49 GMT
    The Ukrainian and Russian governments are reporting a shootout at a checkpoint set up by pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine that has left one person dead and others hospitalized with gunshot wounds.More >>
    The Ukrainian and Russian governments are reporting a shootout at a checkpoint set up by pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine that has left one person dead and others hospitalized with gunshot wounds.More >>
  • 4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordeal

    4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordeal

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:42 AM EDT2014-04-20 09:42:34 GMT
    Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria have returned home to France.More >>
    Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home Sunday to joyful families, a presidential welcome and questions about how France managed to obtain their freedom from Islamic extremists.More >>

Breaking news, severe weather and events that impact your community; all forces that attract Jennifer Oravet to the news industry.

Jennifer joined the WSFA 12 News team in 2006, after a short stint at WVTM, the NBC affiliate in Birmingham, Alabama. Her roots run deep in Alabama. Jennifer grew up in Jasper, then moved to the "Loveliest Village on the Plains", where she graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Mass Communication and Spanish.

Jennifer covers the CrimeStoppers franchise, dedicated to helping local law enforcement agencies bring justice to victims. You can also catch her on Sundays, anchoring the evening news.

If Jennifer's away from the newsroom, you can probably find her spending time with her family and friends (preferably at the beach), cheering on the Auburn Tigers and spoiling her puppy, Gus.  

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