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

Jay Jefferies speaks at Hammond Hill Elementary School

Live fire training being conducted on Fort Gordon

FOX 54 previews the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway

Weather with Jay: Kendall Booker

Three men wanted for questioning in connection with Broad Street assault

Reflections Art Affair, an African-American history program

Georgia Senate unanimously passes Dyslexia legislation

A. R. Johnson Magnet School kicks off engineering week

Richmond County Schools celebrate accomplishments of past year and plan for the future

Augusta native serves at the largest Naval communications station in the world

Augusta Regional Airport installs two additional passenger boarding bridges

Girl Scouts working toward Bronze Award

Gas prices back on the rise

Several road closures could slow down your commute

FOX 54 recaps the 2019 Daytona 500

Heart and Sole 5K Walk/Run to support Children’s Hospital of Georgia

Savannah Riverkeeper urges people to take advantage of comment period for Corps lock and dam proposal

Simulated river level produces expected result but not everyone happy with the proposal

Residents not happy with Corps’ Savannah River level simulation for lock and dam proposal

Career fair highlights skilled trades to high school students