FORMER KCTV5 NEWSWOMAN KELLY JONES JOINS LOCAL 15 TODAY NEWS TEAM IN MOBILE, ALABAMA. By Mass Appeal News
MOBILE, Alabama – “Sweet Home Alabama…” Former KCTV5 newswoman Kelly Jones has taken her journalistic talents south to Mobile, Alabama where she’s expected to join the Local 15 Today morning team next month.
Jones, who served as co-host of “Better Kansas City,” will become the station’s newest member effective Sept. 9th.
“Kelly brings a lot of energy and experience to the position, and she has a solid reputation for reaching out and being involved in the community,” said Local 15 General Manager Bobby Totsch. “She will hit the ground running and become a big part of our commitment to covering local news that is important to our community.” News director Bob Noonan added, “I am excited to have such a well-rounded journalist joining our news team… Kelly brings a great personality plus strong story telling skills.” In addition to Kansas City, Jones has spent the past 13 years reporting in California, Michigan, Montana and Arizona.
A graduate of Wayne State University in Michigan, Jones has established several charities in a prestigious list that includes the American Heart Association, SAFEHOME and March of Dimes. Check out her recent radio interview with Mass Appeal’s Wayne Hodges and Reggie Brown of Kansas City radio station KGGN 890 AM through the media player above.