Digital Content Manager
Jessie Gibson joined WTVM News Leader 9 in March of 2020. She is a Columbus native and a 2017 Auburn University graduate with a bachelor's degree in journalism.
Before joining WTVM, Jessie worked as an on-air personality and program director for iHeartMedia stations South 106.1 in Columbus and B100 in Albany, Ga. She also served as a producer for the 6 p.m. broadcast for WLTZ in Columbus.
During her senior year of college, she worked as a social media intern for Late Night with Seth Meyers at NBC in New York. Jessie has a passion for television, comedy and sports.
In her spare time, she dabbles in photography and enjoys traveling. She loves spending time with her family and friends, her husband, Zach, and her two pups - Dallas and Bleu.
Updated: Mar. 15, 2023 at 11:55 AM EDT|
By Jessie Gibson
Lawson was announced as next season’s Bachelorette during “Women Tell All” episode of “The Bachelor” on March 14.
Updated: Mar. 3, 2023 at 3:51 PM EST|
By Jessie Gibson and Debra Worley
A student from Auburn University won a new car after sinking a full-court putt during halftime of a basketball game.
Updated: Feb. 22, 2023 at 2:24 PM EST|
By Jessie Gibson and Andrew McMunn
Kyle Wade Clinkscales, a 22-year-old Auburn University student, went missing on Jan. 27, 1976.
Updated: Feb. 21, 2023 at 4:53 PM EST|
By Jessie Gibson and Emily Van de Riet
A 26-year-old power line worker was electrocuted on the job late Monday night in Georgia.
Updated: Feb. 18, 2023 at 2:58 PM EST|
By Jessie Gibson and Gray News staff
Authorities say nine victims are being treated for non-life threatening injuries at local hospitals.
Updated: Jan. 19, 2023 at 2:05 PM EST|
By Jessie Gibson
In an emotional news conference by the Opelika Police Department on Thursday, the identity of the child, as well as her family, was released.
Updated: Sep. 30, 2022 at 6:21 PM EDT|
By Jessie Gibson and Jordan Gartner
A restaurant co-owner in Georgia has been arrested after authorities say he had hidden cameras in the restaurant’s restroom.
Updated: Jun. 27, 2022 at 4:02 PM EDT|
By Jessie Gibson, James Giles and Debra Worley
When the grandmother realized she had not seen the boy, she called the child’s uncle who was using the car to make an ice cream run.