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

Missing Richmond County 15-year-old girl possibly with two other runaway juveniles

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office searching for alleged purse thief

Avoid the heat in Richmond County by using these cooling centers

Honduran national convicted in District Court in Augusta

Waynesboro couple married for 71 years dies 12 hours apart

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office searching for man wanted for fraudulent checks

American Red Cross and Augusta Fire Department to install free smoke alarms in Apple Valley Neighborhood

  UPDATE: 2 men arrested in North Augusta shooting

Aiken man killed in Richmond County shooting

UPDATE: GBI investigates Richmond County deputy involved in a officer-involved shooting

UPDATE: Woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on Gordon Hwy.

Alert: Two men falsely representing Augusta Tech soliciting for free health screenings

18-wheeler and vehicle crash on Windsor Spring Rd. and Peach Orchard Rd. with reported injuries

Blythe man indicted for firing at helicopter during federal law enforcement operation

  Weather with Jay: Will Stevens

Single car crash in Aiken County claims the life of one

Man wanted for questioning in Richmond County

UPDATE: Deputies say Augusta man arrested for two aggravated assault claims

Jay Jefferies hosts his annual Drum-a-thon at local Walmart Superstore

Arrest made in Bonnie Blue Drive shooting in Aiken County

Two men and juvenile arrested after incident at local Columbia County Golden Corral

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office searching for suspect wanted in robbery

  10th Annual Sunshine’s Roast and Toast featuring FOX 54′s Jay Jefferies

Road rage incident turned shooting leaves one dead in Columbia County after motorcyclist runs off road, deputies say

Single car crash in Aiken County leaves one dead and one in serious condition

Augusta man killed at work while cutting down tree

  FOX 54 previews Daytona International Speedway

Aiken County man killed in ATV crash

UPDATE: Suspect in custody for shooting woman along highway in Edgefield County, deputies say

Two men shot in Richmond County near Wharton Dr.