Jonathan Stacey forecast the weather on weekends and reports on meteorological and environmental matters on weekdays for The Local Station through June 2019. 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.
Jonathan left News4Jax to return to college in his home state of Tennessee to seek a divinity degree.