Porsha Thompson


Born in Jacksonville, NC later moving to Beckley, WV graduating in May 2017 from Concord University with a bachelor degree in Communication Arts. Porsha started in August 2017 as a Director here at WOAY and transitioned into a weekday reporter.

At Concord, Porsha hosted her own radio show, soul 119 for three years also while anchoring, directing and reporting for WMLT News.

Porsha has an enthusiastic personality and enjoys the work that she does, always doing it to the best of her ability.  She has a passion for news especially when it involves operating a camera and shooting video footage.

She enjoys writing poetry, watching great films and creating her own short films.

We are lucky to have her as a member of our team.

If you have any questions or news tips for Porsha you can email her at