Ken Watlington Bio-Wiki
Ken Watlington is an award-winning American journalist working at WNCT in Greenville, NC., as 5:00, 5:30, 6:00 & 11:00 p.m. Weekday Anchor and Assistant News Director. He has been part of this network since January 2016.
Ken Watlington Age, Birthday
Watlington’s exact age and birthday are not known as he has not gone public about it. Nonetheless, it is estimated that he might be around his 40’s.
Ken Watlington Parent/Siblings
Watlington was born and raised to parents in Plymouth, Eastern North Carolina. He shares a post on Facebook wishing his mom a happy Mother’s Day on 2021 May 9th. Besides that, there are no further details regarding his parents and siblings. Nevertheless, updates will be done later.
Ken Watlington Education
Upon completing primary and high school levels, Ken went on and graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies.
Ken Watlington Career
Watlington works as a Weekday Evening Anchor at WNCT, Greenville, NC. Ken anchors the weekday evening from 5-6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. Ken joined the family in January of 2016. Prior to moving back to ENC, Ken operated as sports director and anchor at Buckeye Cable Sports Network in Toledo, Ohio. During his eight years at BCSN, Ken reported Detroit Tigers baseball, Toledo Mud Hens minor league baseball, from spring training to their 2012 World Series appearance, and plenty of college sports – such as Michigan, Ohio State, Notre Dame, Toledo, and Bowling Green.
While in college, Ken started his journalism career at WWAY in Wilmington as a production assistant. For a period of nine years and above, Ken served his way up the ranks to become a morning news anchor. Ken also anchored weekend news and weekend sports during his time at WWAY. He was a member of WWAY’s coverage of major events like Presidential visits, Hurricane Floyd, UNCW basketball in the NCAA tournament, and two U.S. Open golf tournaments in Pinehurst. While at WWAY, Ken worked beside Jerry Jackson, now chief meteorologist for WNCT 9 First Alert Weather.
Off-Camera, Ken goes to a beach along the Carolina coast, playing basketball, running, cooking, and traveling. Ken is also an avid sports fan, always cheering on his favorite teams such as his alma mater UNCW Seahawks, his parent’s alma mater North Carolina Tar Heels, the Atlanta Braves, and the Washington Football Team.
Ken Watlington Wife
He likes to keep his personal life away from social media. Ken does not share his love life, dating experiences, or if he has kids. Nevertheless, updates will be out.
Ken Watlington Height
Watlington has an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches about 1.75 meters.
Ken Watlington Salary
Watlington holds an estimated yearly salary ranging from $ 55k to $100k. Moreover, the exact amount of salary he acquires will soon be updated.
Ken Watlington’s Net Worth
Watlington’s net worth is calculated to be around $1 million and above which he has earned throughout his occupation as an anchor.
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