Jobina Fortson

Jobina Fortson

Jobina Fortson joined the WAVE 3 News team in September 2016.

Jobina most recently was a reporter for WMDT in Salisbury, Maryland, where she covered several major stories, including the Baltimore riots following the death of Freddie Gray.

Jobina hails from Stone Mountain, Georgia, a suburban area just outside Atlanta. She loves all things Atlanta, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

A graduate of Howard University, Jobina holds a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism with a minor in political science.

Jobina got her start in journalism writing for her high school newspaper. She has a true passion for storytelling. She’s always looking for new ideas.


Recent Articles by Jobina

  ‘Parasail Man’ is Shepherdsville’s latest attraction

  Rare ‘holy water’ draws thousands to Ethiopian Church in KY

  JCPS special needs teacher wins WAVE 3 News makeover

  Behind West of Ninth, the Instagram account showcasing West Louisville

  Off of work, but working muscles: Hike, Bike and Paddle