Jordyn Elston

Jordyn Elston is a general assignment reporter for WSFA 12 News and is based in Auburn. She is a Birmingham native, but moved to Troy to pursue a degree in broadcast journalism at Troy University. While at Troy, she served as the student news director for Troy TrojanVision - the student-run newscast, and as the public relations chair for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. Jordyn was awarded the Southeastern Journalism Conference Best Hard News Reporter award in 2017 and the Best Television Anchor award in 2016. She graduated summa cum laude with her bachelors degree in broadcast journalism from Troy University in May 2017. She earned her masters degree in strategic communication from Troy in May 2018. In her spare time Jordyn likes to watch HGTV, drink sweet tea, and spend time with her family and friends. If you have any story ideas email her at You can also follow her Twitter and Instagram @jordynwsfa or on Facebook.

Recent Articles by Jordyn

Opelika SportsPlex celebrates 10th anniversary

Construction underway on S. College Street in Auburn

New application process for boards, commissions

Auburn City Schools receives one of highest report card grades in state

Opelika schools receive good marks from state

Local animal shelters full, need community’s help

Auburn mayor lays out 2019 goals

Thousands of jobs posted online in Alabama

Residents urged not to leave post-holiday burglary calling cards

Motorists urged to use caution during holiday travel

DUIs becoming a problem across the state

Auburn professor using Hubble to view comet

Auburn considering board changes

Local business aims to acquire vacant MasterBrand facility

Auburn increases max court fines

New Auburn mayor addressing diversity in the community

Auburn High students build tiny house

Auburn schools move forward with Master Plan

Opelika officials work to improve water quality

Lee County Humane Society’s stray intake unusually high