Brad Jones

Morning News Anchor

Brad Jones joined the FOX8 News team in January 1998. He began his broadcasting career in East Tennessee. After graduating from East Tennessee State University, Brad started in radio news at WKPT in Kingsport, eventually learning the television side of broadcasting there as well.

In 1984, Brad entered graduate school at the University of Georgia where he earned a Masters Degree in Journalism. Then, he landed in Roanoke, Virginia at WSLS. There, Brad anchored the noon newscast with Cindy Farmer. It's a partnership that continued throughout the years and across the miles. Now each day Brad and Cindy help viewers get their day started on the FOX8 Morning News.

Since, 1987, Brad has lived and worked in the Piedmont, first at WFMY and now at FOX8. Brad is married with three children and when he isn't working with Boy Scouts, he enjoys restoring old radios and jukeboxes.

Recent Articles

  • Beatles mark 50th anniversary of Ed Sullivan appearance

    Posted on: 10:26 pm, February 9, 2014, by , updated on: 10:27pm, February 9, 2014

    It was 50 years ago today that America was first introduced to the Beatles. The Beatles first appeared on the...
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  • Made in NC: Harris Leather

    Posted on: 5:56 pm, May 8, 2013, by

    SURRY COUNTY, N.C.–For people who ride horses, finding the right saddle can be a long process, but for people who...
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  • Thousands attend breast cancer research event in Winston-Salem

    Posted on: 9:29 pm, May 4, 2013, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The streets of Winston-Salem were filled with pink Saturday morning – for the Susan G. Komen Race...
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  • Made in NC: Uwharrie Chair

    Posted on: 5:24 pm, April 24, 2013, by , updated on: 06:02pm, April 24, 2013

    HIGH POINT, N.C.–It’s tough to take something traditional and make it brand new. Luckily, Uwharrie Chair is doing that, and...
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  • Inspired Living: Center of Hope Nurse

    Posted on: 5:19 pm, April 22, 2013, by

    GREENSBORO, N.C.– The Salvation Army lives by the motto, “Doing the most good, helping people in the worst situations,” but...
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  • Made in NC: Colsen Keane

    Posted on: 5:16 pm, March 20, 2013, by

    Scott Hofert launched Colsen Keane custom leather goods because he loved finding great bags and satchels as he traveled the...
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  • Made in NC: Jammin George

    Posted on: 5:33 pm, February 27, 2013, by , updated on: 05:43pm, February 27, 2013

    Jammin George jams have a reputation for flavors that are out of the ordinary like Pear Ginger, Strawberry Rhubarb, Tangerine...
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  • Former convict uses woodworking skills for positive cause

    Posted on: 7:16 pm, February 20, 2013, by

    CONCORD, N.C. — A former convict in Concord is using his woodworking skills and his faith to create a positive...
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  • Made in NC: Boonedox

    Posted on: 5:18 pm, February 13, 2013, by

    Bartemaus by Design creates all types of precision metalwork in stainless and aluminum, but when they wanted to put their...
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  • Made in North Carolina: The Precision Art Putter

    Posted on: 5:08 pm, February 6, 2013, by , updated on: 05:07pm, May 29, 2013

    David Fernandez has been making high fired stoneware for decades When his son tried a club with a ceramic insert,...
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  • Made in NC: Label Line

    Posted on: 5:38 pm, January 30, 2013, by and

    ASHEBORO, N.C. —Label Line is an Asheboro based label manufacturer that was started in the mid-1980′s by Bill and Becky...
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  • Made in NC: Charlie’s Soap

    Posted on: 4:04 pm, January 23, 2013, by

    MAYODAN, N.C. — Charlie Sutherland began Charlie’s Soap in the 1970s when a local textile company needed soap to clean...
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