Meet The Anchors
FOX 24 News Now Anchor
Leyla Gulen joined FOX24 Charleston in January 2016. She is currently the Executive Producer and Host of FOX 24 News Now Midday and News Now at 11pm. Before landing in Charleston, Leyla was the morning traffic/weather anchor and feature reporter for ABC7 in San Francisco. Covering the nation’s #3 most congested region, she helped viewers navigate around millions of commuters every day. During her tenure she covered major stories, including two BART strikes that crippled the commute for hundreds of thousands of Bay Area mass transit riders...
Bill Burr is a familiar face to FOX 24 viewers. Long before he became evening anchor of FOX 24 News at 6:30pm and 10pm, he anchored the weekend newscasts at WCSC-TV and FOX 24 when he first arrived in Charleston in 2004. After contributing stories to the weekday broadcasts, Bill helped launch Fox 24 Morning News at 7 in 2007. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Bill graduated from Bethany College in Bethany, West Virginia. That’s where his career started...
Meteorologist Chris Nestman joined the FOX 24 Morning News team in August 2021. Chris started his career in Idaho where he covered a lot of wildfires and snowstorms with the occasional bout of severe weather. In 2018, Chris joined KTUL in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he covered tornadoes and severe thunderstorms throughout northeast Oklahoma. Chris studied […]
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The FOX 24 Core viewers are Adults 25-49 years of age.

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FOX 24 has top-performing Family Feud (Weekdays 7-8p) along with Award-Winning Prime programming like ‘Masked Singer,’ ‘9-1-1,’ and more including the program that started it all ‘The Simpsons’.


FOX 24 has the ONLY LOCAL Newscast weekdays from 7am-9am and in the evening at 6:30pm. While other stations are broadcasting National News programs, FOX 24 is giving viewers the news they need in their own backyard! The FOX 24 News at 10pm (weekdays 10p-11p) airs a full hour before other Late News in the Lowcountry! The FOX 24 Late News viewer gets any breaking news or weather an hour before the rest of the 11pm newscasts with more available viewers at 10pm!


Airing weekdays at 12:30p and 11:00p, FOX 24 News Now is a half-hour news and lifestyle show that digs deeper into stories that matter to you and events happening around the Lowcountry. It features local voices and trending topics!


FOX is known for extensive Sports coverage from NASCAR and the Daytona 500 to Major League Baseball and NFL Football, which includes extensive coverage of the Carolina Panthers!


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