Destiney Burt

Destiney Burt

Multimedia Journalist

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

UPDATE: 19-year-old accused of throwing man from moving vehicle after shooting has been captured

  Augusta fashion show event aims to raise awareness about mental illnesses

  New downtown store opens for locals and visitors alike

Dam repairs cause low water levels in Savannah River

  Proposed 2019-2020 Richmond County Schools budget features pay increases