Wake up each weekday morning with Lauren Jones, who co-anchors WAVE 3 News Sunrise with John Boel from 4:30 to 7 a.m. Lauren also solo anchors Wave 3 News Sunrise from 7 to 8 a.m. on Wave 3's digital channels, Bounce and ThisTV.
Lauren joined WAVE 3 News in 2011 as a Meteorologist, and she remains part of the WAVE 3 Storm Tracking Team. You can catch her forecasts Monday through Friday on WAVE 3 News Midday at 11 a.m.
Lauren attended Mississippi State University prior to landing her first job as Weekend Evening Meteorologist at WTVW, the Fox affiliate in Evansville, IN. She also worked for WLKY in Louisville as the Weekend Evening and Morning Meteorologist. Lauren left Indianapolis, IN in 2011, where she was the Weekend Evening and 4:00pm Weekday Meteorologist at WXIN, the Fox affiliate.
Lauren is an Emmy-Nominated Meteorologist, and her reporting has been recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists. She also holds the National Weather Association Seal of Approval.
Lauren is originally from Columbus, IN. She is married with two daughters and two cats.
Thursday, April 24 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-04-24 04:07:21 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Investigations are underway at a pair of Kentuckiana doctors offices. Physicians Primary Care facilities in Jeffersonville, IN and Louisville, KY are being investigated after agents serveMore >>
One of the physicians involved in Wednesday's raid of two Kentuckiana doctor's offices had his license restricted last year for writing improper prescriptions.More >>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:57:59 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – After being kicked out of a bar, police say a woman set it on fire. According to an arrest slip, police said Sharon McElfresh, 43, was kicked out of Locker Room South Bar andMore >>
According to an arrest slip, police said Sharon McElfresh, 43, was kicked out of Locker Room South Bar and Grill on Dixie Highway.More >>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-04-23 14:47:31 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A contractor is under arrest after harassing a family. According to an arrest warrant, Rusten Galt, 46, was a contractor employed by the victim. The victim and Galt were discussingMore >>
According to an arrest warrant, Rusten Galt, 46, was a contractor employed by the victim.More >>