Rocco Maglio, is a writer and co-founder of The Hernando Sun. He grew up in Brooksville and graduated from Hernando High School, where he ran an underground weekly newspaper, which was comical in nature.
Sue Quigley is a soft spoken, low-key individual with a keen eye for design and a flair for the written word. She hails from Scotland in an area known as the ‘Gateway to the Highlands.’ The village in which she spent her childhood is called Doune and is dominated by a 14th century castle. She describes the village as being “way out in the heather,” the nearest big city being Stirling in Perthshire — which also has its own famous castle, once the home of Mary Queen of Scots.
Melissa Fordyce is one of our earliest staff members. She joined The Hernando Sun in 2015, covering local events and interesting places to visit. Melissa has been writing poetry and short stories since the age of 13.
A mom to four boys ranging in age from 22 to 8, her life is very busy, but she manages motherhood, a 16-year career processing insurance claims, homeschooling one of her boys and writing for the paper.