first at five anchor/multimedia journalist
  • Along with anchoring, I also pitched, shot, logged, wrote, and some days, even edited a news story for our 6PM newscast every single day. 
  • First at Five consistently #1 in our four station news market from the time I started on the desk until I was promoted to Evening Anchor. In Nov. 2013, our First at Five ratings more than doubled our competition.
evening anchor/ I-Team reporter
  • Along with anchoring the 5:00PM, 5:30PM, 6:00PM, and 11:00PM shows week nights on CBS and NBC alongside one of my favorite people in the world, veteran anchor Richard Rogers, I am also responsible for editorial input on the shows, editing scripts for reporters, writing, social media updates, and web updates. 
  • I also work on special assignments and investigative reports throughout the year. I typically turn one to two investigative pieces a month. When I'm not at work, you can usually find me out in the community volunteering, emceeing, or making community appearances. 


Nov 2011 - Jan 2013
June 2015-Present


​​Television News Anchor in Augusta, GA

Professional Experience

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WRDW-TV
multimedia Journalist 
  • Delivered enterprising and hard hitting local news stories daily. For a few months, I served as the interim City Government beat reporter. While in this position, I hosted a local radio broadcast, 'The Inside Story' once a week. I shoot, write, edit, have radio experience, and anchor. Who says a triple threat is as good as it gets? 


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Jan 2013-June 2015


About Me

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Age: 28
HOMETOWN: Camilla, GA
CURRENT HOME: North Augusta
DEGREE: Broadcast News
COLLEGE: : University of Georgia

Laura Warren

My mom says my follow up question to anything I was told growing up was, 'Why?' It's a habit that turned into a career. I continue to ask that question as an investigative journalist and evening anchor for CBS and NBC in Augusta, GA.


I have won awards covering everything from tornadoes, floods, ice storms, and plane crashes to investigative pieces into sex trafficking, and wrongdoing by police and government agencies.


I love this career because no two days are the same.  A new adventure greets me every time I walk through the door. But, my greatest adventure is just getting started. My husband and I welcomed a healthy baby boy in November. To say we are 'over the moon' would be a cliche (and I hate writing cliches), but we are seriously thrilled. 

 
I'm on the North Augusta Family Y Board of Directors. I also volunteer my time emceeing, judging, hosting, reading to kids, and helping out with events for non-profits all over town. In my spare time, I love cheering on the Georgia Bulldawgs, playing golf, traveling with my husband, and cooking.