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
NC Hops Festival draws crowd of beer fans who miss Brewgaloo's vibe
For a $45 fee, beer fans have the opportunity to sample a variety of local beers, cider and seltzers during four hour, socially distanced sessions.
Man with chronic pain from crash on I-95 wants others to know there are alternatives to opioids
Jim Moharter is now off the opioid medications he used to take after a bad wreck in 2003. It happened on Interstate 95 near Wilson.
Raleigh Brewing Company hosts Pride Month celebration for LGBTQ community, allies and families
Members of the LGBTQ community, their allies and families came dressed for the weather, ready to cool off with some chilled beer and live entertainment.
Garner barbershop creating a buzz about responsible fatherhood
A Garner barbershop is working to empower parents with an open dialogue on discussing family and parental challenges.
'Buzz Off ALS' campaign raises money, awareness and donated hair
Todd Taylor spent a year growing his hair out to have it cut as part of a fundraiser for Joe Martin ALS Foundation, which also fell on Lou Gehrig Day.
'Our hearts are broken': Beloved NC barbecue restaurant Pik-n-Pig destroyed in overnight fire
An overnight fire destroyed the Pik-n-Pig, a popular Moore County barbecue restaurant. No one was hurt in the blaze.
North Carolina veterans gather to honor the fallen on 1st post-pandemic Memorial Day
All across America this weekend, there are solemn ceremonies at cemeteries, as the nation pauses to observe Memorial Day.
Johnston County issues water shortage advisory, possibly through Memorial Day
Officials said customers should refrain from non-essential uses such as irrigation and filling swimming pools. The advisory could last through Memorial Day.
Volunteers spend Saturday cleaning up litter along Raleigh roads
Community-minded volunteers spent their Saturday picking up trash along roads in Raleigh.
Sound of Judgment documentary examines race in Alamance County
The News&Observer created a documentary that highlights the fight for justice in the small town and digs deeper into the history of racial tension in Alamance County, called Sound of Judgment.