Florida Reporter Joins North Carolina Station as Anchor

By Kevin Eck 

Ty Russell has joined Asheville, N.C.’s ABC affiliate WLOS as an evening news anchor.

Russell is co-anchoring the 6:30, 10:00 and 11:00 p.m. newscasts with Tammy Watford and Holly Headrick. He will also work on News 13 Investigates.

He last worked as a reporter and anchor at Miami’s CBS-owned station, WFOR. He started his career at KNOE in Monroe, La. before working at WBBH in Fort Myers, Fla. and later at WFTV in Orlando.