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 dburt@wfxg.com. You can also follow her on Facebook and Twitter.


Recent Articles by Destiney

Teen missing from Aiken County

A pedestrian dies after running out onto road

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

  South Carolina school districts prepare for ‘walk out’

  State of Air Report: Georgia air quality improves

Road checks in Blythe lead to multiple arrests

  Military kids get new opportunities through STEM ‘Center of Innovation’

  Lessie B. Price Senior and Youth Center opens in Aiken after years of planning

4-year-old child dies in a car accident in Aiken County

Over 200 came together for 8th Harrisburg Clean and Green Day

UPDATE: Burke County man who was missing has been found

  Community gathers to celebrate the life of Latania Carwell

  Update: Suspect in custody after high-speed chase results in crash

  Greenbriar High School student signs for U.S. Naval Academy

  Harlem Mayor asks for House Bill 598 to be vetoed

  More details in RCSO deputy arrested charged after hitting wife

  The science of swing, the mechanics of golf

  North Augusta drawing a large crowd during the Masters

RCSO looking for one suspect that robbed two stores during the weekend

  Augusta locals are getting their homes rent ready for the Masters

  UPDATE: Suspect charged with aggravated battery after video surfaces

Car crash in Burke County leaves one dead

One dead in Aiken County after crashing into another vehicle

  Young girls in Augusta motivated to swing a little higher

Downtown Augusta distillery set to open Monday

  Weapon found on campus at Thomson - McDuffie Middle School