Rick Couch, who is originally from the Butler Community in South Alabama joined the Greenville Advocate staff in January of 2004.
He currently serves as a general assignment reporter.
Before coming to the Greenville Advocate Rick worked for the Troy Messenger and Mobile Register as a stringer in the sports departments.
He came to the Greenville Advocate after completing his college studies at the University of South Alabama where he studied print journalism and history.
Before attending South Alabama he attended Troy State University where he also studied print journalism.
Rick attended high school at Patrician Academy in Butler, Alabama.
His hobbies are hunting, fishing and camping.
Rick is 27 years old.