ABC Action News is proud to announce Ashley Glass as co-anchor for ABC Action News on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Ashley is a familiar face to Bay area morning news viewers as the weekday morning reporter and fill-in anchor for ABC Action News. She has been part of the ABC Action News team since 2010.
Ashley grew up in Florida and earned two degrees at the University of Florida, one in News Broadcasting and the other in Political Science. After years of reporting and anchoring newscasts across the country and around Florida, Ashley brings her trusted experience and engaging personality to viewers every Saturday and Sunday morning starting at 6am.
"Ashley is the perfect fit for these newscasts," said ABC Action News Director Doug Culver. "She's a skilled reporter able to keep everyone informed during breaking news events and she also has that warmth and energy you want when waking up on a weekend morning to make plans for the day."
Ashley Glass joins John Thomas and Bill Logan on ABC Action News' award winning weekend morning newscasts.
About WFTS/ABC Action News
WFTS-TV is the primary ABC network affiliate for the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Sarasota television market, programming a strong schedule of news, sports and entertainment. WFTS/ABC Action News was the first broadcast station newscast in the Tampa Bay area to broadcast in high definition. ABC Action News has been named the Associated Press' Best Overall News Operation for past three years. ABC Action News leads the way providing local news and weather coverage on-air, on the web and on mobile phones. WFTS-TV is a Scripps Media station. For additional information, visit theWFTS-TV website at www.abcactionnews.com.
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