Emileigh Forrester

Emileigh is the First Alert Anchor at WALB. She joined the WALB News 10 Team in September 2016. After spending her college years at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, she graduated with a bachelor's degree in telecommunication and film (Roll Tide!). Emileigh began her broadcasting career as an intern at WVUA 23 in Tuscaloosa. While there for three and a half years, she worked her way up as an intern from newsroom assistant to anchor and reporter. Following graduation, she moved to Alexandria, Louisiana to serve as a weekend anchor, morning anchor, and reporter at KALB for more than one year. Emileigh looks forward to getting to know the Albany area and surrounding cities. She spends most of her free time with her family, friends and Pomeranian puppy, Phoebe.

Recent Articles by Emileigh

  Two years later: Fallen police officers’ legacies live on in Americus

Albany Police seek public’s help in 3 unsolved homicides in 2018

1979 photo shows late Pres. George H.W. Bush in GA Peanut Festival

Update: Wilcox Co. manhunt suspect caught

Dawson city manager arrested, charged with sodomy

Tifton man charged with murder in infant son’s death

Heroes Among Us: Daniel Potter

Bo Dukes’ supervised release revoked in federal conspiracy case

What do veterinarians say your pets can and can’t eat this Thanksgiving?

Easterseals Southern Georgia unveils 2018 Christmas ornament

Law enforcement salutes loss of Crisp Co. fire chief

Cordele police chief resigns

Defense requests change of venue for Ryan Duke trial

Federal judge blocks Sec. of State from certifying election until Friday

USDA receives D-SNAP application, decision yet to be made

Hearing dates set for one suspect in Tara Grinstead case

Heroes Among Us: Dr. Dan Brewer

Crisp Co. commissioner, Lee Co. teacher charged in prostitution investigation

South GA county requests consideration for D-SNAP benefits after Michael

Lowndes High adopts Seminole Co. School System