Lena Pringle

Anchor/traffic and general assignment reporter

Lena Pringle anchors the 4:30 a.m. half hour of The Morning Show and provides traffic updates throughout the rest of the morning news, then reports on events in the community.

Before moving to Jacksonville, Lena was the morning reporter for Good Day Columbia at WACH in Columbia, South Carolina. In 2018, the South Carolina Association Of Broadcasters named Lena the South Carolina Television Personality Of The Year.

Before making the move to Columbia, Lena was a sports reporter in the Washington D.C. area and she reported from Capitol Hill for multiple Nexstar Broadcasting group stations in Louisiana. This was part of a partnership between the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and Nexstar Broadcasting Group.

A South Carolina native, Lena graduated from Furman University with a bachelors of arts degree in communication studies and Spanish. She also has a masters of science in broadcast and digital journalism from S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. 

Lena is a self-proclaimed foodie, enjoys all things fitness, loves the beach and great music.  If you have any food suggestions, cool things to do around town, or story ideas, let Lena know