Rebecca Pepin

POSTED: 2:12 PM Jun 05 2012   UPDATED: 3:10 PM Jul 30 2014
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Rebecca moved to the Tri-Cities in 2005 after living in Columbia, South Carolina for 5 years and working for WIS-TV.

She grew up in Canada, and got her undergraduate degree in Ontario at Queen’s University, before moving to upstate New York to pursue a master’s degree in broadcast journalism at Syracuse University.

Rebecca proudly became a US Citizen in 2006.

She was the original news anchor for Fox Tri-Cities News at 10, and she began co-anchoring on WCYB in 2007.

Rebecca has worked on a volunteer project to raise money for wounded veterans that resulted in a book called Faces of Freedom: Profiles of America’s Fallen Heroes ~ Iraq and Afghanistan. The book profiles one fallen hero from each of the 50 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico, with the proceeds going to Fisher House and Wounded Warrior Project.

Rebecca and her husband Derek have two children and a rescue dog.

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(img1)ETSU announces 500,000 bricks for new football stadium

ETSU announces 500,000 bricks for new football stadium

At tonight's ETSU game time tour stop at the Blackthorn Club at the Ridges, General Shale announced a donation of a half a million bricks to help build ETSU's new football stadium on campus.

This is the 3rd big donation towards the new stadium.

Roadrunner Markets and Scott Niswonger each donated a million dollars.

Bucs head coach Carl Torbush says today's announcement is a big one for the university..

High school baseball & softball action 5-4-15

Scores & highlights from a busy Monday night of playoff baseball and softball.

(img1)ETSU football coach on new donation for new stadium

ETSU football coach on new donation for new stadium

ETSU football coach on new donation for new stadium

(img1)Emory & Henry honors award-winning equestrian team

Emory & Henry honors award-winning equestrians

Emory & Henry honors award-winning equestrians

(img1)Authorities talk about pharmacy burglary arrests

Authorities talk about pharmacy burglary arrests

Deputies also say the suspects used an app to monitor police activity, so they’d know when to break-in to the pharmacies.

Hope not demolished with Slant foot bridge

A fight to repair a swinging bridge in Scott County has come to an end. VDOT crews are tearing down the historic Slant Foot Bridge. But the people fighting to save it have hope for the future.

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