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Lena Pringle

Lena Pringle co-anchors Daybreak on weekdays.

Lena is an award-winning journalist previously working in Jacksonville, Fla; Columbia, S.C.; and Washington D.C. She is a South Carolina native, born and raised in Lancaster, S.C. and Columbia, S.C.

Lena graduated from Furman University with Bachelors of Arts degrees in Communication Studies and Spanish. She also has a Masters of Science in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from Syracuse University.

Lena is a devoted member of the National Association of Black Journalists. She serves as a mentor to young journalists. Lena is a self-proclaimed foodie, enjoys all things fitness, fashion enthusiast, appreciates great music, and is a lover of the great outdoors and sports! She’s also a travel fanatic, having visited seven countries and 22 states, she is always looking for a new adventure. Lena is a dog mom to her fur daughter Lennox, a mini dachshund.

Lena looks forward to bringing southern charm and a lot of energy to the crossroads of America. She is excited to stay anchored in the community, reach out to keep her updated on what’s happening in your neighborhood!

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