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Emily Swecker joined the WGXA Morning News team as a Reporter/ Mutlimedia Journalist in June 2016.

Before joining the WGXA team, Emily interned with the Clarksburg, WV NBC affiliate WBOY-TV, where she worked with the news team to provide local news.

Emily grew up in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, but recently graduated Magna Cum Laude from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Television Journalism. While at WVU, she was a reporter and anchor for WVU News, which is an Emmy Award winning newscast broadcasted statewide.

Outside of her academics, Emily was a member of the WVU Dance Team and the Delta Gamma Sorority.

When she is not working on bringing you local, live and breaking news, Emily enjoys reading, traveling and exploring her new home.

Emily has always wanted to live in the South and is very excited to be here in Georgia. If you have a story idea for WGXA Morning News, you can reach Emily through email at