Mikaela Thomas

Mikaela Thomas

Multimedia Producer

Mikaela Thomas is a Multimedia Producer at WFXG - TV Augusta, she joined the team in March 2019.

Mikaela is a beloved Thomson, Georgia native and Thomson High School graduate, who at an early age developed an interest in media, news, and journalism. In an attempt to make her dreams a reality, Mikaela made a commitment to furthering her education at Clayton State University (Morrow, Georgia) by obtaining her Bachelor's in Communications and Media Studies. Mikaela is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalist (NABJ)

After a few years in the Atlanta area, Mikaela made her way back to the CSRA, a place which she considers home. Before breaking into news here at WFXG, Mikaela's career focused in on brand marketing for events and social media.

Equipped with the mind of a mogul and the heart for serving others, Mikaela has dedicated time to women, youth, and the elderly throughout her community. Today and everyday, she strives to live by the great words of political activist, Cornel West , "You've got to be a thermostat, rather than a thermometer. A thermostat shapes the climate of opinion, a thermometer just reflects it."

In her free time, Mikaela enjoys sports, spending time with her nephew Max, and spending time with her dog, Lyric.

Mikaela loves creating content and the art of story-telling. She looks forward to hearing your stories and bringing forth news that matters to you. Feel free to email her at mthomas@wfxg.com or follow her on Twitter or Facebook.

Recent Articles by Mikaela

Brush fire on I-520WB in Richmond County

UPDATE: Identity of victim in Telfair St. house fire released

Augusta woman arrested for two counts of deprivation of a minor

Atlanta man arrested for child molestation in Richmond County

UPDATE: Lock down lifted after South Carolina State University student injured after overnight campus shooting

  Glenn Hills High School teacher placed on leave after alleged inappropriate comments

Fire on Northside Drive in Clearwater, under investigation

  Helicopter crash in Burke County

  Fourth suspect arrested in South Aiken High School incident

  Hephzibah woman arrested for cruelty to children in Richmond County

  UPDATE: McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office presence in Thomson neighborhood after reports of shots fired

South Aiken High School increases security, after social media threats

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office searches for suspect

CSRA preps for CSRA College Night

Aiken County Board of Education appoints interim superintendent

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office searching for man wanted for questioning

Augusta man arrested and charged with murder of missing man

Gov. Brian Kemp set to visit Swainsboro Thursday, Sept. 12

Wagener Road Circle K Robbery suspect on the run in Aiken County

Man in Richmond County wanted for making threats

Local Fred stores to close as business files Chapter 11 bankruptcy liquidation

  Two vehicle crash claims life of one, Richmond County Coroner confirms

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office on scene of stabbing near McDonald’s location

  Doctors Hospital and Richmond County Sheriff’s Office Partner to #CrushTheCrisis

Augusta University holds ovarian cancer awareness event

  Hit and run in Richmond County leaves juvenile injured, authorities searching for vehicle

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office searching for man wanted for questioning


UPDATE: Richmond County Schools will return to school on Monday, Sept. 9

  UPDATE: Power restored for nearly 600 customers in North Augusta