Jonathan Stacey forecasts and presents the weather on weekends and reports on meteorological and environmental matters on weekdays for The Local Station. He joined WJXT from Huntsville, Alabama, where he was a reporter and weather forecaster at WAFF-TV, the region's NBC affiliate. Prior to working in the Tennessee Valley, he was a morning anchor for the CBS and NBC affiliate in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Jonathan was born in East Alabama and spent most of his childhood years in Middle and East Tennessee. He's an honors graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where he completed his degree in electronic media communications. Jonathan also earned his theological studies graduate degree from Vanderbilt University. He also completed his meteorology training at Mississippi State University. Jonathan holds memberships with the National Weather Association and the American Meteorological Society.
As an undergraduate, Jonathan was selected for and completed a fellowship with NBC News in New York City. He interned at WTVF-TV and WKRN-TV in Nashville. After graduation, Jonathan started his career as an associate producer at WSMV-TV before moving on to his first on-air position as a reporter at WCYB-TV in Bristol, Virginia.
Jonathan is a licensed clergyman, and has served in various ministerial roles in congregations in Alabama and Tennessee. He is also a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated and the National Association of Black Journalists. Whenever Jonathan gets a break from work, you'll him find in the airport or on the highway heading to his next destination or inside of a local restaurant enjoying a tasty meal. Jonathan also enjoys being out the community, so please contact him if you'd like to him visit or host your upcoming events.