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...
Brodie Hart co-anchors FOX 24 Morning News, weekdays from 7-9 a.m. Brodie moved to the Lowcountry in 2016 from San Diego, California, where he worked at KSWB-TV as videographer, news writer, assignment editor and a Multi-Media Journalist. Brodie’s first experience into broadcast journalism was at his hometown radio station, WPBK-FM, in Stanford, Kentucky, where he […]
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 […]
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...
FOX 24 Morning News Anchor
Leah Uko is the co-anchor of FOX 24 Morning News and can be seen weekdays from 7am- 9am. Leah joins FOX 24 News from Los Angeles, California, where she was a reporter and fill-in weather anchor at KTTV, the FOX affiliate in LA where she was born and raised.
Why Advertise on FOX 24?

The FOX 24 Core viewers are Adults 25-49 years of age.

  • These are the Prime earning years where viewers have more disposable income.

  • More receptive to new brands, technologies, options and trends.

  • Bottom line… our viewers are more easily influenced by your advertising message!

What makes us different, benefits our advertising partners!
In addition to our Newscasts, FOX 24 has top-performing Family Feud (Weekdays 7-8p) along with Award-Winning Prime programming like ‘Empire,’ ‘9-1-1,’ and more including the program that started it all ‘The Simpsons’.

Back to the News… 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!

In January of 2017, the station launched FOX 24 News Now, a half-hour extension of the late news which digs deeper into news stories that matter to you and events happening around the Lowcountry. It features local voices and trending topics.  In 2018, FOX 24 News Now expanded to include a 12:30 Midday spot.

Last but not least… FOX is known for extensive Sports coverage from NASCAR and the Daytona 500 to Major League Baseball and NFL/NFC Football, which includes extensive coverage of the Carolina Panthers!

In 2017, FOX 24 was #1 broadcast station in the country with viewers watching the 51st Annual ‘Super Bowl’ live from NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas!

We offer a variety of advertising opportunities in all of these outstanding programs, along with many others. Please contact our Local Sales Manager, Christina LaFountain, at or by calling 843-744-2424 for more information and stay tuned!