Matthew Crumley

Matthew Crumley

Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist

Matthew joined the WALB News 10 team in March 2020, and is a First Alert Meteorologist and Multimedia Journalist.

Matthew is no stranger to South Georgia, born and raised in Omega, in Tift County.

Matthew earned his Certificate in Broadcast and Operational Meteorology from Mississippi State University in December 2019.

He is also pursuing a Bachelor's in Geosciences from MSU and will finish in the Fall.

He was also a 2014 honor graduate of Tift County High School.

Matthew interned with WALB News 10 in the summer of 2017 working behind the scenes and learning all the skills of a successful news and weather broadcast.

Matthew was interviewed by the late 10-Country reporter Joe Courson in December 2007 in a story titled "Matthew's Clear Ambition."

Matthew practiced drawing weather maps and giving the forecast at a very young age with his family.

Matthew loves to spend time outdoors, meet new people, and take on new tasks.

Matthew covers Lee County, Worth County, Terrell County, Calhoun County, Early County, and agriculture-related stories.

Matthew looks forward to telling your stories, feel free to reach out to him at

Recent Articles by Matthew

  Tifton woman retires after 32 years in education

First Alert Weather Academy: South Ga. summer rainfall patterns

Tift Co. woman requests return of stolen Georgia Bulldog statues

  Ocilla to hold Glenn Roberts Memorial Blood Drive

  First Alert Weather: Memorial Day cooler with better rain chances for rest of week

  Volunteers place American flags to remember fallen veterans

  Second Harvest of South Georgia holds food distribution event

  Tifton woman’s 80th birthday celebrated with surprise caravan

  First Alert Weather Academy: How Doppler Radar works

  South Ga. farmer glad for recent rainfall

  Reed Bingham State Park encourages boating safety

  Tiftarea celebration with Evangelist Will Graham to be held soon

  Moultrie woman crafting kindness — one mask at a time

  First Alert Weather: Better Rain Chances

  First Alert Weather: Rain Chances Returning

  NOAA to release hurricane season predictions

  First Alert Weather Academy: Frost

  Nashville hog producer launches new pork business

  Poultry producers respond to possible shortages

  Ga. Cattlemen’s Association responds to concerns of beef supply shortage

  Georgia faces increased fire danger

  Tifton UGA campus receives cotton research grant

  Georgia sees positive peanut outlook this year

  Tifton church sees growth amid pandemic

Senator Kelly Loeffler advocating for Georgia’s farmers

First Alert Weather Academy: Cloud in a jar

  Lewis Taylor Farms in Tifton selling boxes of produce

  Ga. FFA hosts first virtual state convention

  Flint Riverquarium stays connected during pandemic

  G.O. Bailey Elementary celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week