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

Peachtree Mall hosts Christmas parade to kick off holiday season

24-hour radiothon underway at Davis Broadcasting in Columbus

Rain and cold puts damper on Greater Columbus Fair; organizers hoping weekend will raise attendance

Columbus Water Works propose increase in water bills for customers in 2019

FOX NFL celebrates Fort Benning’s centennial with live broadcast

Thousands gather for 9th Annual Food Truck Festival

Workout studio in Phenix City combats bullying with self-defense classes for kids

Bus stop safety concerns rise in Columbus after student allegedly hit by car

Russell County coroner says ‘senseless death’ is main focus after being re-elected

Russell County re-elects coroner and probate judge

Two separate shootings Saturday night leaves community residents with questions of crime in Columbus

Crowd gathers come together, tailgate for Fountain City Classic

Closing of Woodland, GA railroad crossings raises health and safety concerns for residents

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms visits Columbus for ‘Cufflinks and Pearls’ networking event

Columbus NAACP swears in new president, board members

Thousands of children in the Chattahoochee Valley attend Spooktacular Halloween Festival

Weekend-long bus tour stops in Columbus to encourage early voting

Candidates for GA governor visiting multiple counties ahead of upcoming election

Columbus voters say ‘more important than ever' to cast ballots after bombs sent to political officials

SPECIAL REPORT: Battling bullying in the Chattahoochee Valley