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Evan Watson joined WGXA in August 2016 as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter. You can watch him on the evening newscasts on FOX24 at 5 and 10 p.m. and ABC16 at 6 and 11 p.m.

Evan is from Overland Park, Kansas. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, TX with a degree in Journalism and a major in Spanish and Hispanic Studies.

While at TCU, Evan served as the Executive Editor of TCU360 – TCU’s digital-first student media source. He managed more than 100 other editors and reporters and helped produce content for the website, weekly newspaper, weekly sportscast and newscast shows and a feature magazine.

Evan covered TCU Athletics, including reporting trips to Atlanta for the 2014 Peach Bowl and Omaha for the 2016 College World Series. He’s also interned for KCTV5, the CBS affiliate in Kansas City.

Evan loves sports, music and traveling/exploring. He’s a Kansas City Royals, Chiefs and for some reason a huge Tottenham Hotspur fan. And of course, he loves spending time with his friends and family.

He is thrilled to be able to tell the stories of Middle Georgia and experience everything that Macon has to offer. If you have a story idea or would like to talk to Evan, you can reach him by email (at, Twitter, Facebook or phone.