Twitter: @eddie_hughes6

Eddie is a North Carolina native, growing up in Clemmons and graduating college from North Carolina A&T.

While in college, Eddie interned at ABC45 and later worked there for three years. After graduating, he started at FOX8 WGHP as an overnight editor for the morning show. He quickly began shooting news for the morning show and doing live shots.

He worked there for 14 years. In his time, he shot sports, and reported and anchored sportscasts for the weekend show.

Eddie joined our sports team in November. He covers sports in the Piedmont-Triad and has had the pleasure of traveling to cover parts of UNC’s national championship.

Eddie enjoys playing basketball, listening to music and watching movies. He has the pleasure of being close to his family and spending time with them, including his sister who is a part of our Raleigh newsroom.