Tony Sloan

Tony Sloan is a Reporter/Producer at WTVM News Leader 9. He joined the news team in November 2017. He is a May 2017 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, where he began his television career as head anchor and reporter for their live on-air broadcast station, MT10 News. There, he won an AP Award for reporting and was nominated for several others. Tony is from Memphis, Tennessee where he worked as an intern at WMC Action News 5 in 2016. Before coming to Columbus, Tony worked as Assignment Editor and Sports Photographer at WATN Local 24 in Memphis. Tony is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists as well as the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. When he’s not at work, Tony enjoys reading, traveling, and meeting new people. Tony is excited to serve the Fountain City and is looking forward to meeting the community.

Recent Articles by Tony

  Business and church in Midtown Columbus on high alert after multiple burglaries

Columbus safehouse offers hot food and shelter ahead of cold temperatures

MLK commemoration event pushes for unity in Columbus

Columbus Water Works gives notice of unpaid bill, payment issues to Ralston Towers owners

MCSD talks plans to close Early College Academy and combine with Jordan High School

Church defense courses in Columbus hope to encourage safety for members

Family of victim killed at Columbus Pizza Hut still seeking justice 9 months later

Infant deaths double in Columbus, according to 2018 child fatality review

Mayor Henderson shares thoughts on future of Columbus Government Center

Hundreds of football fans crowd watch parties for CFP National Championship

Higher water bills start this month for Columbus residents

Local church gives food and blankets to less fortunate ahead of cold weather

Community comes together to remember legendary Dinglewood cook, Lieutenant

Community members reaching out to local tax services as government shutdown looms

Flooded Chattahoochee River cancels activities in Columbus

Muscogee Co. Coroner warns of firework and gun safety ahead of New Year’s Eve

Investigation still underway 1 year after officer-involved shooting, family has unanswered questions

Customers out thousands of dollars after store in Columbus abruptly closes

Truck crashes into church in Columbus; driver allegedly under the influence

Officials break down number of 2018 murders and homicides in Columbus