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
Historically Black fraternities urge eligible NC voters to get active during this year's election
Members of the Greek organization known as the Divine Nine encouraged North Carolinians to participate in early voting during this year's election.
'Diversity is indeed our strength': Creation of Freedom Park in Raleigh honors North Carolina's Black heritage
The acre of green space at the corner of Wilmington and Lane Streets is about to get a $4 million makeover. By early 2022, it'll be known as the North Carolina Freedom Park.
Roach infestation has advocates demanding Durham public housing action
The I-Team investigates after roach infestation reveals ongoing health and safety concerns at Durham public housing.
'We must vote like we never voted before': Congressman Butterfield, Rev. Barber urge Black people to vote
Civil rights leader Rev. William Barber II, brought an urgent message alongside Congressman Butterfield urging Black voters to not stay on the sidelines this November.
String of massive outdoor murals decorate Durham development
The latest Durham attraction is an outdoor art experience along a development paying tribute to many men and women who have influenced culture including the late Phil Freelon to rapper J-Cole.
Water leaks latest concern at Durham's McDougald Terrace public housing complex
Crews have repaired natural gas leaks that sickened some residents but now one tenant said leaking water has her fearing for her children's safety.
John Wall Foundation holds drive-thru backpack distribution due to COVID-19 concerns
The arrival of autumn in Raleigh's signaled by the return of hometown hoops hero John Wall and his annual distribution of backpacks filled with school supplies to the community.
Case of Raleigh man's disappearance now being investigated as a homicide, police say
The disappearance of a Raleigh man from the Cameron Village area is now being investigated as a homicide, according to Raleigh Police Department.
Virginia man charged with stealing missing Raleigh man's SUV, whereabouts of 39-year-old still unknown
Authorities have arrested a man connected to the disappearance of William Anderson Banks Jr.
Durham barbershop featured in Biden campaign ads
Two of the latest campaign ads for the Biden-Harris ticket have a local connection: Durham's 360 Barbershop on South Roxboro Street.