Embattled Anchor Looks for Fresh Start in Indianapolis

By Andrew Gauthier 

Detroit Free Press

Fanchon Stinger will be back on the air soon — even on a Fox affiliate — but this time the former Fox 2 Problem Solver and morning anchor will read the news in Indianapolis.

Stinger is to debut as an anchor of the 10 p.m. news on Fox 59 in Indianapolis on July 6. She also will co-anchor the station’s 5 p.m. news broadcast when it debuts in September.

It has been two years since Stinger left Fox 2 (WJBK-TV) in Detroit, her career derailed by revelations that she was involved with Rayford Jackson, a key figure in the Synagro sludge-disposal scandal. More…