Latoyia Edwards

January 15, 2012, 1:11 am
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Latoyia Edwards is a primetime evening anchor on NECN, anchoring The Only News at 9, the News at 7, and NECN Business.

She joined the NECN family as a morning reporter in 2005, arriving from WWLP-22 in Springfield, MA, where she had been a weekday anchor.

A native of Boston's Dorchester neighborhood, Edwards graduated magna cum laude from Emerson College with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She began her career as a news writer for WBZ-1030AM radio, and later reported for the Fox affiliate WICZ-TV 40 in Binghamton, NY.

She first anchored television for MediaOne cable news network, while also reporting as the morning drive news anchor for WILD 1090AM.

Additionally, Edwards has instructed courses for the Connecticut School of Broadcasting. In 2002, Edwards was crowned Miss Massachusetts in the USA pageant. She is married, and greatly enjoys volunteering with youth groups.

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