Randy Travis Bio, Age, Height, FOX 5 Atlanta, Net Worth, Income, Parents, and Spouse

Randy Travis Bio, Wiki

Randy Travis is an American Anchor/ Reporter working for FOX 5 Atlanta News/WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia serving the station as an Investigative Reporter. He has been working with this station since January 1990.

Randy Travis Age

Travis manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of his age will be done once he has made the information public. However, judging from his appearance, he might be in his 60s.

Randy Travis Height/Measurements

Travis stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Randy Travis Career

Travis works for FOX 5 Atlanta News where he serves the station as an Investigative Reporter. He is a Peabody Award-Winning Journalist and moved to the FOX 5 I-Team in the year 1994. From then on, his stories have led to a business closing that misled the public, exposed government waste, and corruption, and sparked criminal investigations that sent people to prison.

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Among his biggest accomplishments was to keep the innocent from being jailed in the first place. He has also covered a series of stories in 2018 about police roadside drug test kits where he revealed how people wound up wrongly jailed because the tests falsely determined they had drugs in their car.

Through his investigation, he discovered¬† 145 self-positives in Georgia in just a year. The project, “$2 Tests:¬† Bad Arrests,” led law enforcement agencies worldwide to review their drug test kit policies, with some dropping the use of them completely. It is this investigation that won the prestigious 2018 Peabody Award, one of only 30 honorees from around the world.

Over the years, his investigative work has also garnered two national Edward R. Murrow awards plus more than 20 regional Emmy Awards. He is also the recipient of the Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award from the University of Georgia. The year 2015 saw him being named to the Silver Circle, a lifetime achievement honor given by the Southeast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Prior to joining FOX 5 News, he was working for WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee where he was serving the station as a reporter. He has also worked for WMAZ-TV in Macon, and WYFF-TV in Greenville, South Carolina. He began his first professional journalism in the year 1979 working as a Sports Writer for his hometown newspaper, the Athens Banner-Herald. Asides from this, he worked as a full-time Sports Editor for the Athens Observer in the year 1982 while completing his journalism degree at the University of Georgia.

When he was about 29, he was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. In order to control his disease, he made a turn to run. After this, he became an avid marathoner and has also competed in every Peachtree Road Race since the year 1993. He is also a lifelong Brave fan and a choice that somehow has had no negative effect on his happy marriage.

Randy Travis FOX 5 Atlanta

Travis works at FOX 5 Atlanta where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Ryan Beesley
  2. Portia Bruner
  3. Courtney Bryant
  4. Natalie McCann
  5. Joanne Feldman
  6. Cody Chaffins
  7. David Chandley
  8. Deidra Dukes
  9. Alyse Eady
  10. Doug Evans

Randy Travis Net Worth

In Travis’ career as an Anchor/ Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

How Much Does Randy Travis Earn?

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Randy Travis Parents and Siblings

Born and raised in the United States, Travis manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Randy Travis Spouse

Born and raised in the United States, Travis manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Randy Travis Kids

Travis manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.

Randy Travis Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 7.16K followers, around 20K followers on his Facebook page, and about 1.06K followers on his Instagram account.