Molly Grantham Named Main News Anchor for WBTV News 3 at Ten on WJZY
News Anchor for WBTV News 3 at Ten on WJZY
WJZY CW46 announced today that WBTV weekend news anchor Molly Grantham has been named lead anchor for the weeknight edition of WBTV News 3 at Ten on WJZY, effective immediately.
Prior to joining WBTV-TV in 2003, Grantham worked at WLEX-TV in Lexington , Kentucky, WTVD-TV in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, and the Australian Broadcast Corporation in Sydney, Australia . While at WTVD, she won an Emmy Award for helping produce a local high school football show. In 2006, she won an Emmy Award for her feature series called “Touchy Situation’s” and was nominated for one after her investigation into a minister’s double life. She was also nominated for the national Nancy Dickerson Whitehead Award for Excellence in Reporting for her hour-long special entitled ” The Sobering Truth: Underage Drinking in Charlotte .”
“We are thrilled to have Molly Grantham as the new main anchor of our primetime newscast on WJZY-TV,” said Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. Charlotte Division Manager, Will Davis. “Our research shows that she connects with news viewers. Ms. Grantham’s solid credentials as a journalist, her track record as a reporter and anchor, and her engaging personality all combine to make her an excellent choice for this assignment.”
Thanks to WJZY’s Andre Boyd and Crystal Rose for this capcom story & photo.