News Anchors

Don Hammond – Anchor & Reporter

1/1Don Hammond Hammond anchors weeknight newscasts and reports. Show Caption Hide Caption Don Hammond, an Army veteran and an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, joined WLTZ-TV First News in January 2017. He anchors weeknight newscasts and reports. Hammond served four years in the 25th Infantry Division from 1974-78. He was honorably discharged and began his broadcast career at WLVV/WCNW in Fairfield,…

Marlena Mumma – Anchor & Reporter

Marlena anchors Sunday night newscasts and serves as News Bureau Reporter covering Auburn, Opelika, Eufaula, and communities across East Alabama.

1/1Marlena Mumma Mumma anchors Sunday night newscasts and serves as East Alabama Bureau Reporter. Show Caption Hide Caption Marlena Mumma joined the WLTZ First News team in January 2017. Marlena anchors Sunday night newscasts and serves as News Bureau Reporter covering Auburn, Opelika, Eufaula, and communities across East Alabama. Mumma was born and raised in Orange County, California. She attended the University of…

Leah Uko – Anchor & Reporter

1/1Leah Uko Show Caption Hide Caption Leah Uko joined the WLTZ First News news team in April 2016. The Southern California, Los Angeles County native is coming from Little Rock, Arkansas where she was a nightside general assignment reporter with KARK 4 News and FOX 16 News. During her time in Little Rock, Leah covered the controversy of the state…