Morgan Newell joined NewsChannel 12 as a Greenville bureau reporter in July 2018. She is excited to be back home in Eastern North Carolina, where she grew up.
Originally from New York, she moved to Greenville, NC when she was seven. She attended and graduated from Arendell Parrott Academy in Kinston. She was in high school writing for her school paper, the Parrott Post, when she found her love for news.
Morgan is a recent graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She graduated from the School of Media and Journalism. Morgan earned her degree in Broadcast Journalism. No matter where she is, her love of the Tar Heels will never stop!
During her 2017 summer, she interned with WSOC-TV in Charlotte, NC. There, she shadowed talented reporters and photographers, worked the assignment desk, and created her own stories. Morgan also worked for her college station, Carolina Week, during the school year. She aired stories every week and appeared live throughout the year.
In her free time, Morgan loves to cook and bake. She enjoys hanging out with her dogs and sister, especially on the weekends. Morgan loves to travel with her family and her favorite place to go is Disney World. She has a bucket list of places she wants to travel to, so ask her about it if you get the chance!
When you see Morgan around, please talk to her! She loves to meet new people. If you have any story ideas, feel free to reach out on Facebook, Twitter, or by email.