Roslyn Anderson

Roslyn Anderson

Reporter

Jackson, MS

Roslyn Anderson is currently a reporter for WLBT.

Roslyn has been recognized by the Mississippi Associated Press for her weekend weathercast and feature reporting.

Prior to joining the WLBT News Team in 1993, she was a weather anchor/reporter with WTOK-TV in Meridian, Mississippi. During her three and a half years at the Meridian ABC station, she received awards from the Mississippi Associated Press for Best Spot News Story and Best Newscast for her role as 10 p.m. Weathercaster.

The Columbus, Mississippi, native began her broadcasting career at WVSB-TV, now WLOV in West Point, Mississippi. She started as film director and was promoted to news and weather anchor before her departure.

Roslyn has been cited by various organizations and groups for her civic and journalistic contributions.

A graduate of Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Roslyn majored in Broadcast Journalism with a minor emphasis in Public Relations. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.

Education:

  • Southern University, Broadcast Journalism/Public Relations

Recent Articles by Roslyn

  Historic Clinton, quaint atmosphere lures producers to film Lifetime movie

  Growth continues in downtown Jackson with more apartments on the way

  Caught on Camera: Thieves riffling through bags from reported porch thefts and car break-ins

  JSU’s Sonic Boom of the South represents Magnolia State during inaugural events

  Donated seafood now feeding hungry families and homeless

Local food pantry serves needy on MLK Day of Service

  Ceremonies across the local school district usher in new state flag

  U.S. Surgeon General talks COVID-19 with the medical academic community

  Efforts to feed hungry families takes on a different look in the 21st century

  Jackson flood victims receive donations to help with recovery

  Snow days could become a thing of the past thanks to virtual learning

  Canton police find leads in unsolved killings in record year of homicides

  Nurse practitioner and clergy urge African-Americans to take COVID-19 vaccine

  Health care facility administers COVID-19 vaccine to elderly and front liners

  Catfish drops to usher in the New Year despite pandemic and rain

  Hispanics in Canton say they feel targeted after triple homicide rocks community

  Elderly Mississippi woman surprised with Christmas book she wrote to entertain great-grandchild

  Store employee arrested after refusal to wear mask

  What is the status of popular 2021 events?

  Coroner: Man whose body was found at Canton baseball field had been shot in the head

  City of Lights Christmas Festival allows families to continue the tradition amid pandemic

  Outreach ministry scrambles to collect toys for needy children

  Ribbon cutting for State Street reconstruction project officially opens roadway

  Trash and discarded furniture along roadways create eyesores for west Jackson residents

  Jackson State University hosts virtual 2020 fall commencement

  Water billing problems persist, frustrating newcomers to the city

  CDC funds JSU campaign to reduce number of African Americans contracting COVID-19

  Families pick out Christmas trees to take their minds off pandemic

  NASA astronaut’s father was born and raised in the Capital City

Office sharing in corporate facility helps some small businesses survive during pandemic