As Davidson Returns, Lexington’s WLEX Changes Lineup

By Andrew Gauthier 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Lexington’s NBC affiliate is switching around its anchor lineup as longtime morning anchor Dia Davidson returns from maternity leave.

Davidson, who has anchored the WLEX (Channel 18) morning show for nearly a decade, will no longer co-anchor with Chris Goodman the 5 a.m. and 6 a.m. newscasts. She will continue to co-anchor the hour of newscasts at noon and is being added as the co-anchor at 5:30 p.m. with evening anchor Kevin Christopher.


Co-anchoring with Goodman in the morning will be Nicole Pence, who filled in while Davidson was on maternity leave. More…