News Anchors

Don Hammond – Anchor & Reporter

1/4Don Hammond Don Hammond Anchors WLTZ First News Broadcasts Weeknights at 6pm, 10pm, and 11pm. Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4Evening Team 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4Control Room 6 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4Evening Team 1 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…

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…

Ricki Vann – Anchor & Reporter

1/1Ricki Vann Ricki Vann anchors weekday morning and midday newscasts. Watch her 5:00am-7:00am on First News Today, 7:00am-7:30am on First News Today on The CW GA-BAMA, and 12:00pm-12:30pm on First News at Noon. Show Caption Hide Caption Ricki joined the WLTZ News team June 2016. She anchors WLTZ First News Today and WLTZ First News Midday. At WLTZ, when she…