Emileigh Forrester

Emileigh Forrester

Today in Georgia Anchor

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

  Dougherty Co. students compete in ‘Children of the Dream’ art competition

  Phoebe surgeons perform 100+ life-saving heart procedures using TAVR method

Phoebe board approves plan to combat teen pregnancy, diabetes

  Phoebe Putney receives award to recognize community support

  Crews set up Albany’s 2-ton Christmas tree

  Phoebe CEO shares progress on strategic plan

  Heroes Among Us: Jessie White

  Barney’s Run for Warriors to benefit veterans with PTSD, brain injuries

  Group to host annual Veterans Day parade in Lee Co. Saturday

  Financial planner offers budgeting advice for holiday season

  Ga. Secretary of State to perform routine maintenance of voter rolls

  More than 1,600 cast votes early in Dougherty County

  Dozens celebrate renovations at Albany Public Works building

  Heroes Among Us: Tori Branum

  Dougherty Co. health officials host breast cancer lunch and learn event

  “I thought this was it:” Fla. man says 3 armed men robbed, carjacked him in Albany

ASU organizations helping students ‘Suit Up for Success’

Dougherty Co. Schools honor business, organization partners

  DNR: Most deer hunting incidents involve deer stands, not guns

  Game wardens issue warning ahead of Saturday start to firearms deer season

  South Ga. playwright tackles message of ‘spiritual violence’

  Veteran’s family plans event to raise awareness for veteran suicide

  ASU students, alumni join for Homecoming convocation and pep rally

  ASU ‘rams’ up safety and security during Homecoming

  Phoebe to host annual Women’s Health Fair

  Terrell Co. family tries oral immunotherapy for child’s peanut allergy

  Joint city-county office working to get rid of homes damaged by Hurricane Michael

  ‘Just part of our job’: National guardsmen reflect on saving man’s life after hurricane

  ASU preps for 2019 Homecoming: ‘The Greatest of All Time’

Legendary harpist to perform with ASO at Old Mt. Zion