Category: News Team

Tyler Barker

Chief Meteorologist Tyler Barker has been fascinated with the weather since he was 8 years old. He always knew he wanted to be a broadcast meteorologist when he grew...

Rachel Ayers

Rachel Ayers started as a multi-media journalist at WOAY in October of 2015. She then moved to evening anchor in September of 2016. This is Rachel’s first job on air...

Matt Digby

Matt Digby is the Sports Director at WOAY-TV. He joined the station in January 2015 – right in the middle of Big Atlantic Classic Week. Born and raised in Columbus,...

Katherine Ernst

Katherine Ernst born and raised a Jersey girl, Katherine’s dreams of becoming a journalist started at the young age of ten during her first gig as her...

Tom Beal

Tom Beal is the weekend sports reporter and anchor, starting at WOAY in February 2016. Raised in a suburb of Boston, MA, Tom’s passion for sports began very early. ...

Kaley Shaw

Kaley Shaw joined the WOAY-TV team in October 2016 as the Weekend Meteorologist/Weekday Reporter. In January 2017, Kaley was promoted to the Weekday Morning...

Ashley Cafaro

Ashley Cafaro

Ashley Cafaro has come to southern West Virginia all the way from New York to pursue her career in the mountain state as a journalist. Ashley anchored and reported for...

Frank Notarbartolo

From as early as seven years of age, Frank has had a passion for weather. He has always wondered why things happen the way they do in our atmosphere. Determined to find...

Rebecca Fernandez

Rebecca Fernandez joined Newswatch as a reporter in February, and has come all the way from Florida to pursue her on-air career in Southern West Virginia! Rebecca...