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  • Scott Saxton

    Scott Saxton: WECT News Director

    News DirectorMore >>
  • Tom Cheatham

    Tom Cheatham

    News Production SupervisorMore >>
  • Justin West

    Justin West

    Justin joined the WECT team in November of 2006 as a photo journalist; during his first week on the job he covered the deadly tornado that struck Riegelwood North Carolina. Since that day, whether it beMore >>
    Assistant News Director
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  • Heather Setzler

    Heather Setzler

    Heather has been working at WECT since May of 2004.  She started her career in news back in 1999. That's when she graduated from Winthrop University and began an internship at WSOC in Charlotte.  FromMore >>
    Executive Producer and Theater/Arts ReporterMore >>
  • Debra Dolan

    Debra Dolan

    Debra Worley joined the WECT News team in 2007, after graduating from UNCW.  She began her career at the station in the production department and quickly advanced to producing several newscasts a night.More >>
    Digital Content Manager
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  • Ryan Koresko

    Ryan Koresko

    Chief PhotographerMore >>
  • Will Tapper

    Will Tapper

    Will joined the WECT team in September 2011 as a multimedia journalist. Will's journalism and television career started in 8th grade when he worked on his junior high's TV morning announcements and he'sMore >>
    News Operations ManagerMore >>
  • Zach Hunt

    Zach Hunt

    Zach Hunt graduated from UNC-Wilmington in the summer of 2011 with a BA in Communication Studies. While studying at UNCW, Zach shot a video for the 2010 Landfall Tradition women's golf tournament at LandfallMore >>
    Digital Content Producer
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  • Frances Weller

    Frances Weller

    Frances Weller is a native of Wilmington, NC.  She is the daughter of Katherine Weller and the late Fritz Weller.  She is a product of the New Hanover County School system, graduating from John T.More >>
    WECT News at 5 anchor; Co-Anchor for WECT News at 6, WECT News at 11.More >>
  • Jon Evans

    Jon Evans

    Jon Evans is marking his 3st year in television news in 2014. He co-anchors "WECT News at 5:30" and "Fox Wilmington News at 10" with Ashlea Kosikowski, and "WECT News at 6pm" and "WECT News at 11pm" withMore >>
    WECT News at 5:30 anchor; Co-anchor of WECT News at 6 and 11More >>
  • Ashlea Kosikowski

    Ashlea Kosikowski

    Ashlea Kosikowski is a news reporter and anchor at WECT. She joined the news team in October 2010. Ashlea lives in Wilmington with her husband, Brian Parke, and their German Shepherd, Archie.More >>
    WECT News at 5:30 co-anchor
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  • Iisha Scott

    Iisha Scott

    Iisha's passion for weather developed at an early age as she grew up watching The Weather Channel and several local Meteorologists, knowing that one day she would be the one standing in front of the camera.More >>
    First Alert Meteorologist and Digital Content Producer
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  • Casey Roman

    Casey Roman

    Casey first came to WECT from our sister station in Memphis, TN and is now back in the Port City after reporting for the nationally-syndicated show, ‘America Now.' The return voyage was her 19th move sinceMore >>
    Investigative ReporterMore >>
  • Lauren Rautenkranz

    Lauren Rautenkranz

    First Alert Meteorologist and ReporterMore >>
    First Alert Meteorologist and ReporterMore >>
  • Janae Frazier

    Janae Frazier

    Janae Frazier is a multimedia journalist for WECT News. The Connecticut native admits she has fallen in love with the beautiful beaches of Wilmington, NC. She started at the station as a producer in SeptemberMore >>
    General Assignment Reporter/ProducerMore >>
  • Emily DeVoe

    Emily DeVoe

    Emily DeVoe joined the news team in June of 2014 as a reporter and one of three Raycom Media Fellows within the company.  Emily was raised in Mobile, Alabama, ironically nicknamed "The Port City."  SheMore >>
    General Assignment ReporterMore >>
  • Kaitlin Stansell

    Kaitlin Stansell

    Kaitlin Stansell started working at WECT in June of 2013. She was behind the scenes as a producer before working her way up to an on-air position. She is now a multimedia journalist bringing SoutheasternMore >>
    General Assignment ReporterMore >>
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How to Reach Us
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Contact Information
WECT News Department:
Phone: (910) 791-6681


News Director: Scott Saxton

WECT Sales Department:
Phone: (910) 791-8070

General Sales Manager: Mark Mendenhall
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WECT Production Departments:
Phone: (910) 791-8070

Commercial Production Manager: Doug Norment

News Production Manager: Tom Cheatham

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WECT Promotion Department:
Phone: (910) 791-8070

Creative Service and Marketing Director: David Toma

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WECT Engineering/ IT Department:
Phone: (910) 791-8070

Chief Engineer: Dan Ullmer

IT Manager: Luke Freck

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WECT Business & Human Resources:
Phone: (910) 791-8070

Human Resources: Clara Ditmer

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  • How do I advertise on WECT and WECT.com?

    The answer is just a phone call away.  Simply call Mark Mendenhall, our General Sales Manager at 910-791-8070.  You will be asked for your name, your company name, your advertising agency (if any) and
    Is the form of advertising you are currently using really working for your business? Whether you are a new business interested in letting people know what services you provide or an established business, WECT can help.More >>
  • WECT Jobs

    WECT Jobs

    If you would like to see the current positions we have open here at WECT TV, click here.More >>
    Current Job Openings at WECT.  WECT, a Raycom Media station, is committed to a broad applicant recruiting outreach program in our continuing efforts to represent our diverse community.More >>
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    Advertise on WECT Communities Websites

    WECT's parent company Raycom Media has partnered with Datasphere to sell local advertising throughout its network, including WECT.com. Through this partnership, local businesses are able to reach their target audience through advertisements and sponsorships in the specific communities they represent.More >>
  • Sales - Meet the WECT Network Team

      Interested in advertising with WECT? Want to contact an Account Executive? Click here to send and email or call.More >>
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    Reach: Broadcast television reaches more people each day than any other medium. The average household views more than seven hours per day. In fact, nine out of ten adults watch broadcast television anMore >>
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Children's Programming
This station’s programming serves the educational and informational needs of children 16 years of age and under. As required by law, WECT keeps a record of children’s television programming reports. They may be viewed Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM at the WECT studios at 322 Shipyard Boulevard in Wilmington, NC. Contact Eric Scott.
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