Kendall McGee

Kendall McGee

Reporter

Kendall McGee is thrilled to be telling the stories of coastal North Carolina!

Kendall is originally from Charlotte and came to Wilmington in 2019 after last working in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. At legacy CBS affiliate WBTW, she began writing for digital media and later transitioned to serve as the station’s assignment manager.

She is a 2016 graduate of Appalachian State University with degrees in communication studies and journalism. Her work as a journalist is heavily motivated by the necessity for us as humans to share our stories and spark important conversations that create change in our communities.

She strives to learn something new every day and thrives in the fast- paced environment that is local news. When she’s not chasing stories, she enjoys cooking, traveling, lifting weights and surfing.


Recent Articles by Kendall

Columbus County tops the state for highest COVID-19 case rate, positivity rate

  ILM bookings down 50 percent for Thanksgiving travel

  Wilmington restaurants frustrated over unauthorized listings on food delivery websites

  Why is Columbus County highlighted in the state’s new COVID-19 alert system?

  Wilmington man killed in 11th street shooting leaves behind lasting legacy

  Pender teen collects stockings for soldiers this holiday season

  Wilmington family battling childhood cancer in midst of COVID-19, nonprofits give support despite fundraising challenges

  Wilmington Marine Corps veteran lives on, ten years after ALS diagnosis

  Tabor Correctional tops the state’s list for most active cases of COVID-19

  Staff, families adjust to ‘flipped’ classroom learning model

  COVID-19 and care facilities: County health department begins vaccine planning

  New Hanover County Commission race remains too close to call

  Changes in Downtown: The Foxes Boxes closes, WDI reports new growth in 2020

  State, local programs work to prevent eviction in the wake of COVID-19

  Deadly crashes up statewide despite reduced traffic during pandemic

  Carolyn’s Kaleidoscope child advocacy center settles into permanent Whiteville facility

  ‘Don’t wait:’ Wilmington mother urges screening after beating breast cancer during COVID-19

  New Hanover County puts emphasis on moving drug trafficking, violent criminal cases into federal court

New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office introduces K9 Mara

  WPD is adding resources to gun violence reduction plan released this summer

  City leaders concerned after Wilmington sees 4 shootings in 4 days

  Hampstead artist transforms lives of cancer patients one tattoo at a time

  Wesley Memorial pumpkin patch opens amid COVID-19

Wilmington celebrates second annual Art-Oberfest event

  City loan program finances affordable housing for Wilmington’s east side

  DNA testing of cold case rape kit cracks second Wilmington case in 2 years

  State sees increased reports of crimes against children during the pandemic

  Businesses react to changing landscape of downtown Wilmington in midst of COVID-19

  Wilmington Police Department hosts drive-through demo day

  A good scare: Panic Attack haunted attraction takes precautions against COVID-19