Mark Davis

Reporter for Enterprise

Mark Davis is a general assignment news and features writer. He joined the AJC in 2003 after working in his native North Carolina, in Tampa and in Philadelphia. Davis is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Latest from Mark Davis

Photos: Demi Lovato through the years
BURBANK, CA - FEBRUARY 19:  Actress Demi Lovato arrives at Chevy Rocks The Future at the Buena Vista Lot at The Walt Disney Studios on February 19, 2008 in Burbank, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Posted: 21 days ago

BURBANK, CA - FEBRUARY 19: Actress Demi Lovato arrives at Chevy Rocks The Future at the Buena Vista Lot at The Walt Disney Studios on February 19, 2008 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
Photos: Anthony Bourdain through the years
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 15:  Television host Anthony Bourdain poses with the award for outstanding informational series or special in "Parts Unknown" during the 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

1:23 PM Friday, Jun. 08, 2018

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 15: Television host Anthony Bourdain poses with the award for outstanding informational series or special in "Parts Unknown" during the 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
Personal Journeys: A class by herself
 One day in the spring of her junior year in high school, Marisela Lozada turned on her laptop. The cursor winked at her, as if it knew a secret. And perhaps it was a secret – or, at the very least, information she’d not shared with a lot of people. When you’re 17, your world is defined by family and friends; no need to tell...

11:45 AM Friday, Jun. 08, 2018

One day in the spring of her junior year in high school, Marisela Lozada turned on her laptop. The cursor winked at her, as if it knew a secret. And perhaps it was a secret – or, at the very least, information she’d not shared with a lot of people. When you’re 17, your world is defined by family and friends; no need to tell...
It’s the season for snakes: When should you worry?
 Steel yourself, homeowner, hiker and anyone else tromping about in this gorgeous weather. Snake season is upon us. » RELATED: Photos -- Georgia’s venomous snakes and how to identify them Underfoot and overhead, snakes are on the move again. They’re the flash of scales in monkey grass, the dark shadow arrowing across...

7:49 PM Monday, Mar. 26, 2018

Steel yourself, homeowner, hiker and anyone else tromping about in this gorgeous weather. Snake season is upon us. » RELATED: Photos -- Georgia’s venomous snakes and how to identify them Underfoot and overhead, snakes are on the move again. They’re the flash of scales in monkey grass, the dark shadow arrowing across...
PHOTOS: Justin Timberlake through the years
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30:  (L-R) Recording artists Justin Timberlake, Charlie Wilson, and Pharrell Williams perform onstage during the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for BET)

9:29 PM Monday, Jan. 22, 2018

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30: (L-R) Recording artists Justin Timberlake, Charlie Wilson, and Pharrell Williams perform onstage during the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for BET)
Bob Barker
LOS ANGELES - JUNE 06:  Television host Bob Barker poses for photographers at his last taping of "The Price is Right" show at the CBS Television City Studios on June 6, 2007 in Los Angeles California. Barker has been the host of the "The Price is Right" for 35 years.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

12:41 AM Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017

LOS ANGELES - JUNE 06: Television host Bob Barker poses for photographers at his last taping of "The Price is Right" show at the CBS Television City Studios on June 6, 2007 in Los Angeles California. Barker has been the host of the "The Price is Right" for 35 years. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
Photos: JAY-Z through the years
INGLEWOOD, CA - AUGUST 24:  Blue Ivy Carter, Jay Z and Beyonce onstage during the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 24, 2014 in Inglewood, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

7:58 PM Monday, Dec. 04, 2017

INGLEWOOD, CA - AUGUST 24: Blue Ivy Carter, Jay Z and Beyonce onstage during the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 24, 2014 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
Jennifer Hudson files for protective order against ex-fiance
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 17: (L-R) Singer Jennifer Hudson, winner of the Outstanding Album award, David Otunga, and son David Daniel Otunga Jr. attend the 43rd NAACP Image Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium on February 17, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

2:37 PM Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 17: (L-R) Singer Jennifer Hudson, winner of the Outstanding Album award, David Otunga, and son David Daniel Otunga Jr. attend the 43rd NAACP Image Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium on February 17, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)
Rapper DMX turns self in for $1.7 million tax evasion
DMX turned himself in and has been charged with tax fraud in New York. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, he has avoided paying $1.7 million in taxes.

2:51 AM Friday, Jul. 14, 2017

DMX turned himself in and has been charged with tax fraud in New York. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, he has avoided paying $1.7 million in taxes.