Destiney Burt

Destiney Burt is a multimedia journalist at WFXG, she joined the team in April 2018. Destiney comes from West Virginia where she got her start as the Greenbrier County bureau reporter. She had the opportunity to cover major events including the Greenbrier Classic and major figures, Vice President Mike Pence and Katherine Coleman Johnson. Destiney previously was an assistant news specialist for WAVE 3 News in Louisville, Kentucky, where she operated the camera, audio, graphics, and teleprompter. Destiney's dad is in the military, so she has traveled all around the world. Her favorite place to live was Hawaii where she spent most of her time at the beach with her mom. She loves traveling, eating and spending time with family, friends and dog Gizmo. A graduate of Florida International University, Destiney holds a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism and a minor in political science. Destiney is always looking for the latest news ideas. You can email them to her at You can also follow her on Facebook and Twitter.

Recent Articles by Destiney

Augusta city leaders hold town hall meeting to discuss park safety

Aiken County residents are still eating at local restaurants despite Hepatitis A outbreak

Aiken County Minister accused of sexual conduct with a minor

North Augusta High School band holds fundraiser

Acting EPA administrator Andrew Wheeler speaks on SOTU in Dearing

Update: A 10 year-old boy accidentally shot in Harlem dies

Community members speak out about adult entertainment ordinance

North Augusta High School progressing with construction

Center of Hope catches fire leading dozens to the Kroc Center

Amerigroup gives back to community with Re-Pack the Backpack event

Augusta city employees and volunteers conduct survey to count those that are homeless

En La Casa Latina in Augusta holds prayer for Venezuelans

Aiken planning commission talks tiny home regulations

Women reportedly followed at Grovetown Walmart

Suspicious death being investigated in Richmond County

Man dies while in custody of Richmond County Sheriff’s Office

Third person arrested in Andrew Cato murder

Grovetown Mayor makes sex offenders one less worry on Halloween

Traffic stop in Taliaferro County leads deputies to hundreds of pounds of weed

12-year-old Augusta boy electrocuted while playing football