John Paul co-anchors Local 24 News Good Day Memphis! weekdays from 5-7am, Local 24 News Midday at 11am and the CW 30 Morning News at 7am.
Previously, John anchored the top-rated weekend morning newscast at KHBS/KHOG-TV the ABC affiliate in Fort Smith/Northwest Arkansas. He also reported for WKBN-TV in Youngstown, Ohio and WSBT-TV in South Bend, Indiana.
As a reporter, John earned first place recognition in the Spot News category by the Indiana Associated Press for a story about a fire at popular restaurant. He also earned first place recognition in the Best General News category by the Indiana Associated Press for a story about an animal rescue. He also received a second-place honor for his story about a Prisoner Escape in Northwest Indiana.
A native of Northeast Ohio, John graduated from Kent State University. While at Kent, John reported and anchored on the weekly civics news show NewsOhio, produced in conjunction with the School of Journalism and PBS affiliates WEAO/WNEO and WVIZ-TV. He also worked behind the scenes as an assignment editor for WOIO-TV in Cleveland.
John, his wife and son are having fun exploring Memphis and the Mid-South. E-mail John.