Asia Wilson

Asia Wilson is a multimedia journalist for WALB News 10. She joined the team in January 2018. Asia is a native of Salisbury, North Carolina and calls the Charlotte area her home. Prior to WALB, Asia was a news contributor at WCCB Charlotte "The CW" and a communications specialist for a government agency. Her stories have been on the desk of the North Carolina governor several times. During this time, she also worked as an independent contractor in the production department with the Charlotte Hornets, and volunteered some of her time with a Raycom Sports Media show called, "The ACC Blintz." Asia graduated from Lenoir Rhyne University as a triple major in broadcasting, public relations, and journalism. While in college she was the only journalism student to work with ESPN and DV Sports Media. After college, she went on to intern at WSOC and PBS both in Charlotte. She has been featured in two independent films and most recently was selected as a Woman of Influence and one of Charlotte’s top 30 most auccessful individuals under 30 years old. Asia has a passion for all things news and sports. She is excited to tell your stories here in Southwest Georgia. If you have a story idea, feel free to reach out!

Recent Articles by Asia

  Albany double murder trial to start Monday

What can you do to protect yourself from home burglaries?

Albany police need your help to reduce gun violence

Federal assistance to help Albany police crack down on gang violence

Family wants justice after woman is run over

Samaritan’s Purse needs volunteers for storm recovery assistance

APD Gang Unit needs help in combating gang crimes

Car thefts increasing, Albany experiencing high number of car burglaries

‘No Chase Policy’ for motor vehicle thefts

Residents concerned with retention ponds flooding their homes

UPDATE: Rainwater recedes after weekend deluge

Business owner holds Small Business Saturday marketplace event

‘There’s not a dollar that somebody can bring into that door that makes us not care about their health’

State representative speaks out on special legislative session after Hurricane Michael

APD sees increase in burglaries as holiday shopping season ramps up

APD: How to protect yourself when you’re out at night

‘Our Kids, Our Future’ to hold community forum to tackle violence

Community leaders hope to end violence by bringing NFL, NBA players in to mentor gang members

Family helps surrounding humane societies in honor of Albany homicide victim

APD: Gang activity at a steady rate, violent crimes increasing