Taylor O'Bier

Taylor O'Bier

Taylor O'Bier

Digital Content Producer

Taylor O'Bier is a digital content producer for Scripps News. Prior to joining the national team, she spent years producing digital content for Scripps News Richmond and an NBC-affiliate TV station in Norfolk, Virginia. She is passionate about writing stories on trending topics and issues surrounding Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Taylor received her bachelor’s degree in digital media and communication studies from Longwood University.

She is a Virginia native and won several Virginia Press Association awards for her news writing and photography. In her free time, she is most likely binging Bravo TV shows or poking around an antique store. You can reach out to her at taylor.obier@scripps.com.

Recent Work
Aluminum can of California Pinot Noir behind a full glass of red wine

Why does canned wine smell like rotten eggs?

Fried chicken tenders, french fries, and a buttermilk biscuit at a Bojangles’ restaurant in Columbus, Georgia.

Bojangles is bringing its biscuits to the West Coast

View from the Ha‘ikū Stairs in Hawaii.

Hawaii removing 'Stairway to Heaven' because of unruly trespassers

Couple shares glasses of red wine at a restaurant

Restaurant offers free wine to diners who lock up their phones

Falling stars during the April Lyrids 2020

One of the oldest known meteor showers returns this week

Serena Williams

Serena Williams says she's 'super interested' in owning a WNBA team

House with a for sale sign in front

Why real estate experts say this is the best week to sell your home

View of a Wawa coffee bar in Philadelphia.

This is where you can get free coffee and ice cream on April 16

Aerial photo of the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington, Kentucky.

Former Kentucky swimmers sue school, coaches over alleged sexual abuse

Redstone at Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Visitors seen on video destroying ancient rock formations at Lake Mead

Smartphone with logo of Airbnb on screen in front of the business website.

Airbnb says home-sharing shouldn't be exclusive to homeowners

Stack of books on a table

Black-owned children's bookstore says threats forced them to close

Map of active periodical cicada broods in the U.S.

Map shows where billions of cicadas will soon emerge in the US

Syringe being filled with botulinum toxin, or Botox.

Potentially fatal illness could be linked to fake Botox, officials say

The Statue of Freedom on top of the U.S. Capitol stands as the moon partially covers the sun during a total solar eclipse.

Solar eclipse sparks waves of excitement across North America

Reyna Roberts

How Beyoncé's cross-genre album opened doors for Black country artists

Chad Hugo and Pharrell Williams in 2004

Pharrell, Chad Hugo in legal dispute over rights to 'Neptunes' name

Various methods of cooking eggs.

Eggs might not be that bad for your heart health, study says

Total solar eclipse

Why are some schools closing for the solar eclipse?

Carson Pickett and Joseph Tidd

Soccer player reunites with fan years after viral elbow bump photo

Krystal Anderson with the Kansas City Chiefs cheerleaders during a game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015.

Longtime Kansas City Chiefs cheerleader dies after giving birth

Drone video taken by the Columbiana County Commissioner's Office of train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, on Feb. 6, 2023

It wasn't just Ohio: Report says vinyl chloride accidents happen often

Players and staff on the Utah bench in the NCAA Tournament in Spokane, Wash., Monday, March 25, 2024.

Utah 'shaken' after experiencing racial hate at NCAA Tournament hotel

Animation of secondary tuberculosis in lungs and close-up view of Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria.

California sees 'substantial increase' in cases of tuberculosis

Southwest airplanes at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

Southwest is planning to offer red-eye flights for the first time

Portions of the collapsed Francis Scott Key bridge rest against a shipping vessel

6 presumed dead after ship crash and bridge collapse in Baltimore

Young woman coughing with her hand to her throat area.

Google AI tool could potentially be used to diagnose a person's cough

Burial crypts in the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park & Mortuary in Los Angeles, California.

How you can spend eternity buried near Marilyn Monroe and Hugh Hefner

Chick-fil-A drive-thru in Columbus, Georgia

Chick-fil-A to start allowing some antibiotics in its chicken

Dan Schneider accepts the lifetime achievement award at the 27th annual Kids' Choice Awards.

Ex-Nickelodeon producer Dan Schneider apologizes after 'Quiet on Set'