WREG’s Omari Fleming Joins WTXF in Philadelphia


By Merrill Knox Comment

Omari Fleming has signed on to be an anchor and reporter at Fox owned-and-operated WTXF in Philadelphia.

Fleming has been a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter at WREG, the CBS-affiliate in Memphis, since 2001. He anchors the 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts on Saturday and Sunday.

Prior to working in Memphis, Fleming was a reporter and anchor for WAPT, the ABC-affiliate in Jackson, MS. At WTXF, he will contribute to several of the station’s news programs, according to TVNewsCheck. He starts November 1.