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Yazmin Rodriguez
Yazmin Rodriguez

Yazmin Rodriguez is currently the morning and noon anchor for WOAY. She was born in Newark, New Jersey then later headed down to the Jersey shore where she received her bachelor's degree in television and radio from Monmouth University. At Monmouth, she was actively involved in the student-run television studio, HawkTv. There she anchored, reported, produced and directed. After graduation, she headed to Sacred Heart University in Connecticut where she received her masters in broadcast journalism and digital media while interning at a radio station. Yazmin has always had an admiration for storytelling and idolized news anchors growing up especially WABC anchor Sade Baderinwa. She always had a love of public speaking and writing and knew journalism was the right career for her the moment she stepped into her college television station. She’s beyond thankful WOAY gave her this opportunity to live out her dream career. She loves working out, cooking, going on long drives and watching movies, especially A Star is Born.

Woman Charged With Obstruction After Causing A Scene In Greenbrier County Tax Office

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A woman has been arrested after she walked into the Greenbrier County Tax Office and began screaming and holding a wooden axe handle. On...

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Jim Justice says West Virginia ended April with a more than $53 million revenue surplus. The Republican governor announced the figure...

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Bus and Car Accident Sends One To The Hospital

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Emergency crews were on scene this morning after an accident between a bus and a car. According to dispatch, the call came in at 6:58 this...

Man Arrested For Fraud After Using Father’s Card Several Times

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Arrest Made In Rails To Trails Stabbing

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- An arrest has been made in the rails to trails stabbing incident that occurred April 22, 2019. Gilbert Richardson was taken into custody by...

Case Of Paralyzing Polio-Like Illnessis Found In West Virginia

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources has confirmed a case of a polio-like illness that can cause paralyzing symptoms and...

Man Arrested For Fraud After Stealing Debit Card From A Man Who Hired Him

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested after stealing the debit card of a man who hired him for labor and using it at various locations. On April 10, 2019,...

Wanted Man Has Been Located In Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY)-   A wanted man was located in Fayette County on Sunday evening.  Sheriff Mike Fridley released the following information regarding this...

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