Anthony Wilson - Reporter and anchor at ABC11 WTVD
Anthony Wilson co-anchors the Eyewitness News weekend morning newscasts, reports weekday mornings for Eyewitness News and abc11.com, posts on Facebook as Anthony Wilson WTVD and Twitter as AnthonyABC11.

He joined the ABC11 Eyewitness News team in 1993. Before that, he was a reporter and substitute anchor for three years at WXII in Winston-Salem. While there, he won a Best Feature award from the Associated Press for "A Joyful Noise," his series of reports on gospel music in North Carolina.

Anthony's also worked as a reporter/producer for Florida Public Television. There, he covered the state legislature and filed a series of documentaries about the Miami riots, the "Official English" movement, the manufacture and marketing of assault weapons, homelessness in south Florida and other issues affecting the people living in that state.

He was the anchor/host for the National Public Radio weekly newsmagazine "Crossroads," newswriter for all-news radio station WINS in New York City, and an electronic media producer for the national communications office of the Episcopal Church, also in New York. While there, he traveled to South Africa to cover the enthronement of Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists, former broadcast vice-president of the Triangle Association of Black Journalists, and lead instructor of NABJ's annual four-day short course for aspiring journalists at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, NC.

He's also working to develop more minority journalists through his participation in the Unity: Journalists of Color mentor program.

Anthony is a graduate of St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York.

He lives in Durham with his family.

Email Anthony at anthony.wilson@abc11.com.

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Anthony's Stories
Local charity group, Duck Duck Jeep, helps raise money for cancer treatments
There's a caravan of Jeeps driving across North Carolina this weekend, with one yellow stuffed duck and many rubber ones riding along. Organizers say it started out as a nationwide feel good moment called Duck Duck Jeep.
Demand for COVID tests is still high, Wake County lines are shorter on New Year's Day
Wake County's busiest COVID-19 testing site kept the process moving early on New Year's Day for those who had appointments.
'God has given me a brand new audience': Shirley Caesar's Hold My Mule meme feeds Texas light show
A portion of Shirley Caesar's "Hold My Mule" performance goes viral again on a Texas home's Christmas light display.
"We gotta keep living!": Fans welcome Durham's Holiday Parade back to the Bull City
Saturday morning brought a long-awaited opportunity to parade fans like Durham as they line the streets for the Durham Christmas parade.
'A mission to give back': Oakwood 24 comes to a successful close Sunday
The weekend's weather changes, from warmth to rain to cooler temperatures, couldn't stop the concept established by ultra-marathoner Jon Frey.
2021 graduates walk the stage Saturday at NC Central and Wake Tech
A long awaited moment brought happy cheers to North Carolina Central University's McDougald-McClendon Arena on Saturday, as December graduates accepted their degrees.
Durham councilman provides insight on challenges Mayor-elect Elaine O'Neal faces
Durham Ward 2 councilman Mark-Anthony Middleton provided some insight about the challenges the city faces as its leadership changes.
Raleigh police host annual 'Shop with a Cop Day' to help bring police closer to the community
The Raleigh Police Department's annual Shop With A Cop day is a highlight for the children who participate, and this year it's a potential big deal for Chief Estella Patterson as she begins her fourth month as the city's top officer.
Sprinklers soak inside of Metcalf Hall at NC State, forcing students to evacuate
Hundreds of NC State students had to leave their rooms inside Metcalf Hall in a hurry when sprinklers inside the building went off Monday.
NCDOT crews show how they prepare ahead of time to combat snow, ice accumulation on the road
Mid-November is the time when the North Carolina Department of Transportation starts getting prepared to combat winter conditions.