Erika Thomas Joins WKBN and WYFX


By Kevin Eck Comment

thomas_coanchor_croppedErika Thomas has joined WKBN and WYFX as primary weekday co-anchor.

Before coming to the Youngstown, OH, CBS and FOX affiliates, Thomas worked in Sioux City, IA. She replaces Teresa Weakley who left in August for WIVB in Buffalo.

“We are extremely pleased to have a journalist of Erika’s caliber joining our news operation,” Dave Coy, president and general manager of WKBN said in a statement. “Her passion for news is a very welcome addition to our news team, and her skills will only enhance our ability to provide our local viewers the very best in news coverage each and every day.”

Thomas joins co-anchor Dave Sess for the 5:00, 6:00, 10:00 and 11:00 p.m. newscasts on WKBN and FOX affiliate WYFX.