Jordyn Elston

Jordyn Elston

Reporter

Auburn, AL

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 jelston@wsfa.com.

You can also follow her Twitter and Instagram @jordynwsfa or on Facebook.

Awards:

  • SEJC - Best News Anchor 2016
  • SEJC- Best Hard News Reporter 2017

Education:

  • Troy University- B.S. Broadcast Journalism M.S. Strategic Communication

Recent Articles by Jordyn

  Blood donors needed due to critically low supply

  ‘Karing for Kayla’ event to raise support for tornado victim

ALEA troopers see increase in boating, automobile crashes over holiday weekend

  Study: Alabama ranks 11th in fraud/scam reports

  Auburn works to add second breastfeeding station to Jordan Hare

  Lee County EMA asks FEMA for shelter funding

  Opelika water fix could cost millions of dollars

  Treatment developed at AU for rare genetic disease to undergo first human clinical trial

  Auburn moving forward with Opelika Road construction

  Blood donations in short supply during summer months

Toomer’s Corner gearing up for Auburn’s first CWS appearance in 22 years

  J.F. Drake to get $19.8 million makeover

  Community speaks out on changes needed in NW Auburn

  Auburn City Schools names new superintendent recommendation

  Why measles can be tricky to initially diagnose

  Reward offered for information in 2018 homicide investigation

Debris from Lee County tornadoes still sits months later

  East AL postal services help fight food insecurity

  No more religious exemptions for historic property in Opelika

Meeting called to schedule special election date in Auburn

Over 1,200 cyclists ride for Bo Bikes Bama

  AU, Southern Union partner to aid in tuition affordability

  CIA director speaks in Auburn, 2 men escorted out after outburst

  ‘Son of the South’ films scenes at Tuskegee University

  East AL schools now carrying life saving opioid overdose drug

  Auburn fans proud of men’s basketball season

  Final Four watch party at Auburn Arena Saturday

NASA awards $5.2 million contract to Auburn University

Auburn fans enjoying tournament run

  Wounded veteran gets wheelchair donation