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  • Sarah Pisciuneri

    Sarah Pisciuneri

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-01-08 20:51:17 GMT
    She is an Ohio/Pennsylvania native, but looks forward to learning all that makes West Virginia wild and wonderful.  Sarah graduated from Point Park University in Pittsburgh, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism.


  • Dan Thorn

    Dan Thorn

    Wednesday, September 18 2013 3:14 PM EDT2013-09-18 19:14:16 GMT
    Dan Thorn joined WVNS-TV in February 2013 as a Weekend Anchor and Reporter. He is a New York native but excited to be reporting in the Mountain State. Dan graduated from Brooklyn College in New York City

  • Jessica Schueler

    Jessica Schueler

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:56:59 GMT
    Jessica Schueler, a native of Southern West Virginia, joins the WVNS News Team as Weekend Anchor.

  • Brandon Bates

    Brandon Bates

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-07-08 20:20:39 GMT


  • Kelsey Borza

    Kelsey Borza

    Monday, January 20 2014 4:18 PM EST2014-01-20 21:18:40 GMT
    Kelsey Borza joined the 59 News team in July 2012. She is originally from Latrobe, Pennsylvania and graduated from Ohio University with a degree in Broadcast News. During her time at OU, she produced,

  • Jessie Gavin

    Jessie Gavin

    Monday, August 26 2013 3:46 PM EDT2013-08-26 19:46:10 GMT
    Jessie Gavin is excited to hear from you and to call the Wild and Wonderful  state of West Virginia her new home.  Jessie graduated with a Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism from Liberty University.

  • Alyssa Rae

    Alyssa Rae

    Monday, August 26 2013 3:46 PM EDT2013-08-26 19:46:50 GMT
    Alyssa Rae joined 59News in April 2013 as a Sports Anchor/Reporter.  She graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Communication.  While in college Alyssa interned with WSLS 10 in Roanoke, Virginia.

  • James Hopkins

    James Hopkins

    Friday, November 15 2013 7:43 AM EST2013-11-15 12:43:15 GMT
    James Hopkins is the morning/noon meteorologist for 59News. He joined the station in March of 2012, coming from Savannah, Ga. James graduated from Mississippi State University in 2007 with a Bachelors of