Walt Grayson

Walt Grayson


Jackson, MS

Walt Grayson is a 5th generation Mississippian, born and raised in Greenville.

Walt's interest in broadcasting started early. His first radio job was at a Greenville station while he was still in high school.

Walt joined the WLBT-TV team as a weather anchor in 1984. Now, Walt takes viewers "On The Road" weekdays on WLBT. In addition, Walt is the host of Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Mississippi Roads.

Walt also writes a monthly newspaper article for the Electric Power Associations of Mississippi's newspaper, TODAY IN MISSISSIPPI. And he is the author of four books: Jackson the Good Life; Looking Around Mississippi with Walt Grayson; Looking Around Mississippi Some More! With Walt Grayson, which was awarded the Mississippi Library Associations Non-Fiction Book of the Year award in 2008; and Oh! That Reminds Me, More Homegrown Mississippi Stories with Walt Grayson.

Walt is a member of the Associated Press MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS HALL OF FAME.


  • Mississippi College, Bible/History

Recent Articles by Walt

  Three on the Road

  3 on the Road: Bienville National Forest

  3 on the Road: Lake Depot

  Three on the Road: Roosevelt State Park

  3 On The Road: The first puzzle piece of the spectrum

  Three on the Road: Lauren Rogers Museum: DaVinci Machines

  The legend of the Bell Witch


  3OTR: Famous typewriters at Mississippi State

  3 on the Road: Merrill Museum

  Mississippi Strong: Jack Attacks

  Mississippi Strong: St. Catherine's Village Green Team

  3 on the Road: Mr. D's Country Store

  Mississippi Strong: Jerry and Lola Vaughn

  3 on the Road: The Oaks Museum

  MS Strong: Dewayne Williams

  3 on the Road: MS Vietnam Memorial

3 on the Road: Sister Lucille

  3 on the Road: Grenada Lake

  3 on the Road: Forrest County AHS

  3 on the road: Mars

  3 on the Road: Onward Store

  3 on the Road: Tall Tomatoes

3 on the Road: Vicksburg Downtown Development

  3 on the Road: Warren County


3 on the Road: The 3rd of June

3 on the Road: Harry Sasser

3 on the Road: Memorial Day

3 on the Road: Strawberry Plains Plant Sale