Pierce Legeion

Pierce Legeion joined the WFXG Fox 54 News Now team as a meteorologist and reporter in January 2018. Pierce comes to the CSRA from WNCT, the CBS station in Greenville, NC, where he was the weekend morning meteorologist and weekday weather and science reporter. Before that, he was in wild and wonderful West Virginia as the morning and noon meteorologist at WDTV, the CBS station in Clarksburg. Pierce started his broadcast career at his hometown TV station, WNCTV, in West Newton, PA, where he did everything from production to weather. Pierce graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science in meteorology and also holds the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) seal from the American Meteorological Society. Pierce won the Excellence in Science Reporting by a Broadcast Meteorologist award from the American Meteorological Society in 2016 and has won several awards for his reporting from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas. In his spare time, Pierce loves being outdoors biking, hiking, and swimming. He is excited to explore the CSRA and be part of the Fox 54 News Now team.

Recent Articles by Pierce

One person dead after Ellis Street house fire

People & Places with Pierce: Santa Claus, Georgia

Dry & mild after a cold start for your Thursday

Winter Weather Preparedness Week: What to expect winter 2018-2019

Sunny and cool for your Thursday

People & Places with Pierce: Magic Mike’s Christmas Light Show

Winter Weather Preparedness Week: Emergency supply kit

Winter Weather Preparedness Week: Winter terminology

It’s winter weather preparedness week in Georgia and South Carolina

A chilly start Thursday with a much milder afternoon

People & Places with Pierce: DyeVersaTees by Lynndale

Local climate impacts Christmas tree farmers

58 year-old man killed in Aiken car wreck

A few sprinkles and showers around for your Tuesday

Heavy rain and wind arrive today

Showers continue through your Tuesday

Rain moves back in

3rd annual Hope For Augusta 5K and Fun Run happening Saturday

Rain hangs around for a few more days

People & Places with Pierce: Deep South Cheese and Grill