Lauren Jones

Wake up each weekday morning with Lauren Jones, co-anchor of WAVE 3 News Sunrise from 4:30 to 7 a.m. Lauren joined WAVE 3 News Sunrise in 2012 as the morning anchor. Lauren came to 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 11:00 a.m. Lauren attended Mississippi State University prior to landing her first job as Weekend Evening Meteorologist at WTVW-TV, the Fox affiliate in Evansville, Indiana. She also worked for WLKY-TV, the CBS affiliate in Louisville, Kentucky as the Weekend Evening Meteorologist. With the opportunity to work in a top 25 market, Lauren left Louisville to become the Weekend Evening Meteorologist and 4:00 p.m. Weekday Meteorologist at WXIN-TV, the Fox affiliate, in Indianapolis, Indiana. 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, one son and two cats.

Recent Articles by Lauren

CDC: Flu is now widespread in Kentucky and Indiana

Important tips to find a new job in the New Year

Want to save money? Buy these things in the month of January

Babysitters charging $17 per hour to watch children as parents ring in 2019

Top New Year’s resolutions for 2019

1 in 4 teens scared to drive, study finds

Study: 234 million hours of workplace productivity lost to online holiday shopping

Gifts to buy before and after Christmas to save the most money

Holiday Shopping Tips: How much to spend, and on whom?

Alexa: is my relationship headed for splitsville?

New guidelines state how much exercise people 3+ should get weekly

Elementary students send care packages to troops overseas

Linkin’ Bridge rocks out on the eve of the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile races

Team Justify meet-and-greet held at Churchill Downs

New Albany students take part in friendly competition before Harvest Homecoming Festival

Gaslight Festival Parade to march through the heart of Jeffersontown

Louisville drivers spend 361 days during their lifetime sitting in traffic while driving to work

Trouble sleeping? Ditch the sleep aids and try these foods

How much sleep do kids need when starting school?

Positively WAVE: Cheerleading team needs financial help to make New Year's Day bowl trip happen