Megan West is joining the evening news team at WAPT-TV and will co-anchor the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. news starting March 24. West has anchored the station’s morning news from 4:30 to 7 a.m. for the past four years. She joined WAPT in 2006, and has served as a producer, reporter and weekend anchor during her tenure there. Prior to joining the station, she worked for Hearst’s Washington, D.C., bureau.
WAPT is the ABC affiliate broadcasting to the Jackson, Miss., area.