Photojournalism

Following are some of Baxley’s best spot news photographs and environmental portraits. Many of these pictures first appeared on the front pages of The Pilot and The Robesonian newspapers.


Breaking News Photographs

Aberdeen Firefighter Douses Burning Building
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — A firefighter douses a burning building during a training exercise on Aug. 27, 2017. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
Police Place Blanket Over Injured Motorist
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Police wrap an injured motorist in a thermal blanket on Nov. 28, 2017. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
Chicken Carcasses
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — A Mountaire Farms employee removes chicken carcasses from a traffic circle where hundreds of the birds were dumped after a delivery truck overturned on Nov. 11, 2019. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
ABERDEEN, N.C. — Police stage near the entrance of an armed suspect’s apartment building on Sept. 13, 2018. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
Trump Protester Ejected in Fayetteville
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A protestor is ejected from a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump on March 9, 2016. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Robesonian)
CARTHAGE, N.C. — Margaret Kellis, 81, sits beside her attorney Arthur Donadio in Moore County Superior Court. She is charged in connection with the shooting death of her husband. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
Police Investigate Fatal Shooting
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Police investigate the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl at an apartment complex in Southern Pines on Oct. 28, 2016. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Demonstrators march through the National Mall on Dec. 22, 2019, in protest of China’s crackdown on Uyghurs. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley)
Walker of a Struck Pedestrian
ABERDEEN, N.C. — A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a car while attempting to cross the highway with his walker. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)

Feature Photographs

LUMBERTON, N.C. — A patient rests with his service dog following a chemotherapy session at Gibson Cancer Center on March 8, 2016. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Robesonian)
Help Wanted
LUMBERTON, N.C. — Sign advertising a job opening at a convenience store in Robeson County, where the unemployment rate is among the highest in the state. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Robesonian)
LUMBERTON, N.C. — Santa delivers gifts during an annual giveaway for struggling families in Robeson County on Dec. 24, 2015. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Robesonian)
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Joseph Hill photographs the Sunrise Theater on Dec. 2, 2019. Hill, who has autism, is the official photographer for the Southern Pines Welcome Center. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Angela Gaskell, 38, at home during one of her three daily peritoneal dialysis exchanges. She is one of 27 Moore County residents on the national waitlist to receive a new kidney through the death of a registered donor. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Jack Kelley, 13, performs a skateboard trick on a downtown tennis court on June 30, 2019. The teen is asking people to sign a petition to build a skate park in Southern Pines. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
RALEIGH — Angel Olsen performs during the 2017 Hopscotch Music Festival. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
VASS, N.C. — Charlie Jones stands on a flooded road in the troubled Woodlake Resort and Country Club. He is part of a class action lawsuit against the subdivision’s foreign owners. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. — Light trails from a stilt walker’s cape during a downtown New Year’s Eve celebration on Dec. 31, 2019. (Photograph by Jaymie Baxley/The Pilot)