Greg Barnes
In 1983, Greg Barnes joined ABC11 Eyewitness News, where he opened and now operates the station's Fayetteville News Bureau. Greg got his start in broadcasting in 1967, when he signed on as a part-time (and later full-time) radio announcer at WAGR-FM in Lumberton, NC. He also worked as an Engineer and Announcer at WFLB-AM in Fayetteville, NC. He got his first anchor position at WECT-TV 6 in Wilmington, NC, in 1981, and, in 1993, Greg was a recipient of the Associated Press' "Roy Hardee" Award. He has received citations for his work with various civic and social groups. Greg also has received Military merit and achievement awards for coverage of the 82nd Airborne troops deployment to Panama and the Persian Gulf.


Greg has been actively involved in the Walker-Spivy School for the mentally and physically challenged and CHADD, a group for children with Attention Deficit Disorder. Greg attended Pembroke State University and lives in Lumberton with his wife, Lynne, and two children.

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Air Jordans have a retail price of anywhere between $100 to $400, but one Fayetteville father is all about the books.
A woman who was tending to her flowers was attacked and bitten by a dog Tuesday in Fayetteville.
Members of the St. Joseph's Episcopal Church in Fayetteville feared the worst after a fire swept through their place of worship Tuesday evening.
Monday marked the 21st anniversary of an accident at the former Pope Air Force Base that killed 24 Army paratroopers.
There was a very special street naming ceremony Tuesday in Cumberland County. It was all to honor the former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, retired Four Star General Hugh Shelton.