In 2011 Kiplyn Primus and Jazz 91.9 WCLK launched The Local
Take with Kiplyn Primus. This public affairs show features
discussions about critical issues facing Atlanta and profiles of
organizations doing important work in the communities served by
As public broadcasters it is part of our mission to engage with the community and feature people and issues that aren’t always covered by mainstream, commercial media outlets. Soon to celebrate our 10th Anniversary we are cover subject matter from health to finance to cultural events and politics. The Local Take has become a news source for our community.
Journalist, Kiplyn Primus is a graduate of Howard University with a BA in Journalism and English. Additionally she is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University where she obtained an MBA in Marketing. She has a long career in public and commercial media including stints with The Atlanta Tribune, Global Atlanta and the Atlanta Journal and Constitution. Primus is also a veteran facilitator for StoryCorps’ Atlanta studio where conversations between friends, family and colleagues become part of the largest oral history project in the USA. Primus has written extensively on global and local initiatives for a number of publications and media outlets.